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North shore nightlife: Johnny Sketch and more for the weekend of April 18-19
Johnny Sketch and the Dirty Notes at French Quarter Fest 2014. The band will perform at Winos and Tacos in Covington on April 19 .
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Bouey, Robinson receive $10,000 Rotary college scholarships
Whitney Bouey and Margaret "Meg" Robinson were selected for $10,000 Rotary college scholarships from the Northlake-Mandeville Rotary Club 's Scholarship Foundation.
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St. Tammany Parish residents angry over 'fracking' proposal
St. Tammany Parish residents gather at the Paul Spitzfaden Community Center on Wednesday night, April 16, 2014, to express their concerns about a proposal to drill for oil and gas near the city.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
WWL-TV New Orleans
Dozens pack tense meeting on fracking in Mandeville
The tense group heard presentations from the state agency that regulates the industry and put concerns about a potential fracking project for the area on record.
Mandeville water tower to go up; Chicago tower comes down after breaking open
The city of Mandeville has received only one responsible bid for the construction of a new water tower on Rapatel Street at the far eastern side of the city near Fontainebleau State Park.
Jane Austen Festival a sensational celebration of 'Sense and Sensibility'
The Regency Era and "Sense and Sensibility" were saluted at the seventh annual Jane Austen Literary Festival in Old Mandeville on March 22-23.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Panel OKs homeowners' policy exclusion ban
Advocate photo by MARK BALLARD -- Thomas and Denise Breazeale, of St. Tammany Parish, testified Tuesday before the Senate Insurance Committee.
CAP Day will be commemorated April 25 in St. Tammany
The West St. Tammany Exchange Club will end its month-long commemoration of Child Abuse Prevention Month on April 25 with CAP Day.
Mandeville to hold annual caladium bulb sale April 26 at Trailhead
The Mandeville Parks and Parkways Commission 's annual caladium bulb sale will be April 26, 9 a.m., at the Mandeville Trailhead, 675 Lafitte St. The sale will consist of #1 caladium bulbs in the Red Flash, Aaron, and Carolyn Whorton species, available for 75 cents each.
Mandeville High juniors, seniors kick up their heels for a 'Roaring Twenties' prom
It has been an eventful week in Mandeville High as the juniors and seniors enjoyed their prom, and new leaders were elected for the 2014-15 school year.
Community meeting set to discuss oil drilling proposal near Mandeville
A public meeting will be held Wednesday night to discuss a company's proposal to drill for oil near Mandeville .
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Public Service Commissioner Eric Skrmetta plans town hall meeting in Madisonville on April 21
Louisiana Public Service Commission er Eric Skrmetta will hold a town hall meeting in Madisonville Monday, April 21. The meeting will be at the St Tammany Parish Library's Madisonville branch, 1123 Main St., from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. eric Residents with consumer concerns or issues related to area utility companies are encouraged to attend, Skrmetta ... (more)
now St. Tammany student in running for Presidential Scholar membership
A Mandeville High School is in the running for membership to a very distinguished group.
St. Tammany Parish President Pat Brister to address St. Tammany-West Chamber of Commerce
St. Tammany Parish President Pat Brister will give a State-of-the-Parish address to the St. Tammany-West Chamber of Commerce on Thursday morning in Mandeville .
WWL-TV New Orleans
Northshore heroin operation yields over 30 arrests
In an effort to combat the rise of heroin use in and around the Slidell area, the St. Tammany Parish Narcotics Task Force, which consists of the Slidell Police Department, Mandeville Police Department, and the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office, partnered with the Drug Enforcement Administration to target those who are trafficking and using the ... (more)
Sun Apr 13, 2014
'Spring for Art' fills downtown Covington with painting, music, and 'old town spirit'
Brief video footage and photos from 'Spring for Art,' an evening of art, music, and food in downtown Covington.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
'Mandeville Live!': It's no French Quarter Fest, but it's free, easy, and relaxing
Audience begins to fill the green space at the Mandeville Trailhead in advance of the Mandeville Live! performance of the Eli Seals Band on April 11. Just a few hours after large crowds jostled elbow to elbow to catch Dr. John at French Quarter Fest , a smaller audience gathered for another free show happening on the other side of Lake ... (more)
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Coldwater Creek plans to close stores
Women's clothing retailer Coldwater Creek has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and will liquidate business operations after failing to find a potential buyer or a source of capital to help fund its turnaround efforts.