17 hrs ago
North shore nightlife: Mannie Fresh and more for the weekend of Aug. 29-30
With Columbia Street Block Party and Labor Day weekend, there's a lot to celebrate in the clubs and restaurants of the north shore this weekend.
21 hrs ago
Tammany Parkway beautification drive slowed - but not stopped - by 'super street' project
The north-south section of U.S. 190 in western St. Tammany Parish, which is now also known as Tammany Parkway , will never be mistaken for the Champs-Elysees.
Northlake Nature Center will host "Wings and Wine" fundraiser: Musings by Marilou
One of the most inexpensive and entertaining activities in St. Tammany Parish, at least for the grandchildren and me, is a trip to the Northlake Nature Center.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Mandeville mayor called out for shooting video at Saints practice
Away from his office at City Hall and dressed down for the event, Mandeville Mayor Donald Villere was inauspicious among the thousands of fans that showed up for the New Orleans Saints practice at Mandeville High School last week - until he took out his iPAD.
North shore DA candidates to speak at chamber breakfast Thursday; NOLA.com will cover it live
The candidates vying to replace District Attorney Walter Reed in the 22nd Judicial District will meet Thursday morning at a West St. Tammany Chamber of Commerce sponsored breakfast at Benedict's in Mandeville.
Go slow on fracking, St. Tammany good government advocate tells Tangipahoa Parish Council, media reports say
Few people can recall an issue that has stirred as much controversy in St. Tammany Parish as an oil company's proposal to explore for oil near Mandeville using the fracking method.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
An old boat, a Jagermeister chandelier and a flat screen TV: Handmade backyard bar is Mandeville couple's labor of love
Kenny Booth used to fish on Lake Pontchartrain from an old boat. Now, instead of keeping him afloat, the boat is turned on its side, and the tackle it holds is of the alcoholic variety.
Louisiana construction contracts up in July led by street, highway work
Massive road construction on U.S. 190 in Mandeville where work continues on Wednesday, January 22, 2014.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Disabled log truck creating traffic headache in Mandeville
A disabled log truck is causing heavy traffic congestion at West Causeway and Florida Extension in Mandeville, police said Monday (Robert Rhoden / NOLA.com Mandeville police advise motorists to avoid the intersection of West Causeway Approach and Florida Street Extension .
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Mandeville getting new water tower
Construction has begun on a new water tower in Mandeville that is expected to improve water pressure in parts of the St. Tammany Parish city.
St. Tammany Parish will cease enforcement of 'unconstitutional' sign regulations
The St. Tammany Parish government will stop enforcing an ordinance that restricts political signs on private property under pressure from state Democratic and Republican leaders, who claim the parish law in unconstitutional.
End of qualifying re-elects some, sets up other races
District attorneys in Jefferson, Plaquemines and St. Charles parishes were among the New Orleans-area public officials who were effectively re-elected Friday when the three-day qualifying period for the Nov. 4 election closed without bringing them any challengers.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
EBR police and fire briefs for Aug. 23, 2014
A Cox Communications repairman accused of having sex with a 14-year-old girl was booked Friday by East Baton Rouge Parish sheriff's deputies on a count of carnal knowledge of a juvenile.
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Blood drive held in honor of Northshore boy battling cancer
NINE YEAR OLD BRADY EVANS.. A STAR ATHLETE WITH A BIG SMILE.. AND AN EVEN BIGGER HEART.
Decades after working on Causeway construction project, man sees bridge for first time
Working for Brown & Root Co. in Houston back in the 1950s, Tony Wenzel was poised to come to Louisiana to be a field engineer for the construction of the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway .
Thu Aug 21, 2014
'Tammany Parkway' is new name for parish's main drag
Most of the 60,000 or so motorists who use western St. Tammany 's main commercial thoroughfare each day probably have no idea they are driving on what is now called the Tammany Parkway.
Free things to do on the north shore: An ongoing list of frugal ideas
For the coupon-clippers, frugal shoppers and price negotiators among us, there's one word that stands out above all else: "free."
North shore nightlife: What's happening for the weekend of Aug. 22-23
Even the dog days of summer leave some clubbers undaunted. Party through the height of storm season - and celebrate our good luck thus far - with live rock, country or electronic.