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  1. MomentumUNDERSTANDING SARAHRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2010 | American Reporter

    As the oil seeps from the capsized carcass of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig 52 miles off Venice, La., and the bdies of 11 workers remain undiscovered in the Gulf of Mexico, the incredible stupidity of recent White House approval for drilling off the coast of Florida is dramatized in a way nothing else can. Hey, can we get a burning, sinking, polluting and deadly oil rig right off Florida? What a great tourist attraction that would be! And you get free oil, too - 1,000 barrels a day is leaking from the wellhead and liming across the Gulf, headed for Florida today.

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  2. Oyster Demand High While Numbers DeclineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... alone. "We decided to research the market. And now we are receiving oysters from everywhere from Cameron Parish, to Venice Louisiana. To Golden Meadow. Grand Isle. Into Terrebonne Parish. We will no longer be held hostage by one purveyor of ...

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  3. MomentumUNDERSTANDING SARAHRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2010 | American Reporter

    As the oil seeps from the capsized carcass of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig 52 miles off Venice, La., and the bdies of 11 workers remain undiscovered in the Gulf of Mexico, the incredible stupidity of recent White House approval for drilling off the coast of Florida is dramatized in a way nothing else can. Hey, can we get a burning, sinking, polluting and deadly oil rig right off Florida? What a great tourist attraction that would be! And you get free oil, too - 1,000 barrels a day is leaking from the wellhead and liming across the Gulf, headed for Florida today.

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  4. Lawyer says order in BP spill clears her in claim fraud allegations;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Times-Picayune

    Fireboats try to extinguish the blaze on the Deepwater Horizon oil rig south of Venice after the rig exploded, leading to one of the worst maritime oil spill in history, on April 21, 2010. A New Orleans lawyer accused of involvement in fraudulent BP oil spill claims said a judge's order Thursday sanctioning her husband and two other attorneys clears her of wrongdoing, and she intends to press on with defamation lawsuits against BP, claims administrator Patrick Juneau and ex-FBI chief Louis Freeh.

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  5. Yellowfin tuna, wahoo thick off Louisiana coast, whenever weather relentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | NOLA.com

    ... and feast upon like we're Roman emperors. With very little pressure being applied to them, the tuna and wahoo out of Venice are incredibly cooperative right now, whenever the seas resemble something other than the opening of Hawaii Five-O, Marvel ...

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  6. Kick the can! Preserve your own tuna at home, and you'll never buy it at the store againRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Times-Picayune

    ... tools in place, Marvel got the first chance to can his own tuna a couple weeks ago after a successful trip out of Venice. "The (customers) had so much fish, they didn't want any of their blackfins or two of their yellowfins. They couldn't fit them ...

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  7. Two things needed to catch redfish right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Times-Picayune

    Capt. Jacques Blaize, right, has been using shrimp-tipped soft-plastics to catch plenty of redfish in the canals near Empire, Ostrica and Venice. (Photo by Todd Masson, NOLA.com With the weather as crummy as it's been, South Louisiana anglers have to take their fish where they can find them, and more importantly, leave their purist tendencies at home.

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  8. MomentumUNDERSTANDING SARAHRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2010 | American Reporter

    As the oil seeps from the capsized carcass of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig 52 miles off Venice, La., and the bdies of 11 workers remain undiscovered in the Gulf of Mexico, the incredible stupidity of recent White House approval for drilling off the coast of Florida is dramatized in a way nothing else can. Hey, can we get a burning, sinking, polluting and deadly oil rig right off Florida? What a great tourist attraction that would be! And you get free oil, too - 1,000 barrels a day is leaking from the wellhead and liming across the Gulf, headed for Florida today.

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  9. MomentumUNDERSTANDING SARAHRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2010 | American Reporter

    As the oil seeps from the capsized carcass of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig 52 miles off Venice, La., and the bdies of 11 workers remain undiscovered in the Gulf of Mexico, the incredible stupidity of recent White House approval for drilling off the coast of Florida is dramatized in a way nothing else can. Hey, can we get a burning, sinking, polluting and deadly oil rig right off Florida? What a great tourist attraction that would be! And you get free oil, too - 1,000 barrels a day is leaking from the wellhead and liming across the Gulf, headed for Florida today.

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  10. MomentumUNDERSTANDING SARAHRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2010 | American Reporter

    As the oil seeps from the capsized carcass of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig 52 miles off Venice, La., and the bdies of 11 workers remain undiscovered in the Gulf of Mexico, the incredible stupidity of recent White House approval for drilling off the coast of Florida is dramatized in a way nothing else can. Hey, can we get a burning, sinking, polluting and deadly oil rig right off Florida? What a great tourist attraction that would be! And you get free oil, too - 1,000 barrels a day is leaking from the wellhead and liming across the Gulf, headed for Florida today.

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  11. The run is long but the action is easy for Venice redfish in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | The Times-Picayune

    Capt. Ross Barkhurst focuses on drains and ditches on the east side of the Mississippi River this time of year to put clients on more redfish than they could ever possibly want to catch. No place in South Louisiana do redfish stack up in absurd numbers more than the mouth of the Mississippi River, and that's especially true this time of year, according to veteran Venice guide Ross Barkhurst.

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  12. Mike Jackson Enjoy the ride by fishing with friendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Daily Herald

    ... period. Seeling died last March after joining Spence Petros and Ken Kortas on a fabulous jumbo redfish outing to Venice, La. Another friend, Harvey Klene, used to join me to night fish for largemouth bass on Bangs Lake. One night we threw nothing ...

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  13. Home Run Fishing Charters & Lodge Adds a New Boat to Their FleetRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | PRWeb

    Home Run Fishing Charters & Lodge is proud to add a new boat to their fleet of fishing charters in Venice, Louisiana. We're super excited to have this new boat on our fleet.

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  14. Budget plan threatens to gut Louisiana's coastal restoration effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    A pair of marsh buggies work in the West Bay Diversion south of Venice, La in this March 28, 2013 file photo Following a string of church burglaries last month in DeRidder, police there made an arrest.While many church's were busy cleaning up the mess, one of the pastor's decided to reach out to the burglar himself.After Living Hope Church was burglarized last month, the pastor there decided to give the accused a second chance.Monday, Pastor Kevin Coward made a trip to the Beauregard Parish jail." Our message here is to reach out, to the lost, to everybody, to the broken-hearted, that's the gospel.

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  15. On Native GroundGETTING to Zero: Imagine a World Without Nuclear WeaponsRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2010 | American Reporter

    As the oil seeps from the capsized carcass of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig 52 miles off Venice, La., and the bdies of 11 workers remain undiscovered in the Gulf of Mexico, the incredible stupidity of recent White House approval for drilling off the coast of Florida is dramatized in a way nothing else can. Hey, can we get a burning, sinking, polluting and deadly oil rig right off Florida? What a great tourist attraction that would be! And you get free oil, too - 1,000 barrels a day is leaking from the wellhead and liming across the Gulf, headed for Florida today.

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  16. VIDEO: Dramatic rescue of fishing boat captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A fishing boat captain, suffering from a head injury, was rescued from his boat off the coast of Venice, Louisiana on Monday. The Coast Guard received a call from a crew member aboard the the fishing vessel that the captain had some kind of accident, and that he needed medical attention for an jury to his head.

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  17. On Native GroundGETTING to Zero: Imagine a World Without Nuclear WeaponsRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2010 | American Reporter

    As the oil seeps from the capsized carcass of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig 52 miles off Venice, La., and the bdies of 11 workers remain undiscovered in the Gulf of Mexico, the incredible stupidity of recent White House approval for drilling off the coast of Florida is dramatized in a way nothing else can. Hey, can we get a burning, sinking, polluting and deadly oil rig right off Florida? What a great tourist attraction that would be! And you get free oil, too - 1,000 barrels a day is leaking from the wellhead and liming across the Gulf, headed for Florida today.

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  18. On Native GroundGETTING to Zero: Imagine a World Without Nuclear WeaponsRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2010 | American Reporter

    As the oil seeps from the capsized carcass of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig 52 miles off Venice, La., and the bdies of 11 workers remain undiscovered in the Gulf of Mexico, the incredible stupidity of recent White House approval for drilling off the coast of Florida is dramatized in a way nothing else can. Hey, can we get a burning, sinking, polluting and deadly oil rig right off Florida? What a great tourist attraction that would be! And you get free oil, too - 1,000 barrels a day is leaking from the wellhead and liming across the Gulf, headed for Florida today.

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  19. St. Peter's School holds 'Il Carnevale di San Pietro' fundraiser: North Shore NotablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    A virtual Venice was created at "Il Carnivale di San Pietro" at St. Peter's School pavilion on Nov. 7. "Amici" entered the Venetian Piazza, strolled past gondoliers, then crossed over the Rialto Bridge to a festive party in the cafeteria. Limoncellos and Peach Bellinis were served at the GALAtini bar, guests who visited the Birra Bar quaffed Pumpkin Cider, Peroni, Shiner Bock and Cranberry Ginger Shandy, and glasses at the Vino Bar were filled with Pinot Noir or Pinot Grigio.

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  20. The 'Sacrifice Zone': Life As A Fisherman Along Louisiana's Vanishing CoastlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | ThinkProgress

    ... serve as a crucial nursery for many seafood species. Kindra Arnesen, who works in the commercial fishing industry in Venice, Louisiana, spoke bitterly of the cavalier attitude she believes oil companies have shown toward her community. "They ...

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