3 hrs ago
Louisiana Senate passes bill to report demographic data on TOPS
A bill passed by the Louisiana Senate Wednesday, April 23, 2014, would collect and report more data for TOPS, a scholarship program often used at LSU.
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7 hrs ago
Attorney wants federal judge off case, claims BR prosecutor's wife is judge's employee
An attorney for Mandeville businessman Raymond Reggie is charging that U.S. District Judge Shelly Dick, who is presiding over Reggie's wire fraud case, must have had "something to hide" by not disclosing that the wife of acting U.S. Attorney Walt Green is one of her law clerks.
12 hrs ago
Chafunkta Brewing to release its first bottled beer
Chafunkta Brewing in Mandeville plans to release its first bottled beer, Kingfish Ale, the first week of May. Mandeville-based Chafunkta Brewing plans to release its first bottled beer May 1, offering easier access for locals eager to taste the nanobrewery's work.
16 hrs ago
State Police investigating pedestrian fatality near I-10, Veterans on-ramp
State Police officials say an unidentified pedestrian was killed in a crash at the Interstate 10 westbound on-ramp from Veterans Memorial Boulevard in Metairie on Wednesday .
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Kenner woman helps organize Noche Cubana, an evening of dance
Liquid Rhythm owners Mariangel Mendoza Dollis and Derik Dollis, along with Cristina Gutierrez and Julie Banks Mims, performed a Contemporary dance at Noche Cubana.
Get your spring cleaning plan into place with a Feng Shui workshop in Abita Springs
Have you ever walked into a building or home and felt how the space affected how you felt, thought or interacted with those within? Some spaces are just heavy, sad or claustrophobic - you can't wait to leave the oppression.
WDSU-TV New Orleans
Regional job fair Tuesday in Metairie
HAPPENING TODAY .... ATMOS ENERGY... THE JEFFERSON CHAMBER ... AND JEFFERSON BUSINESS AND CAREER SOLUTIONS CENTERS ARE HOSTING A REGIONAL JOB FAIR.
Rodney Rice of Fitness Expo Now Offering the Award-Winning Precor AMT 835
Metairie, LA / ACCESSWIRE / April 21, 2014 / In the past, to get an all-around leg workout may have included running on a treadmill, taking to the elliptical and climbing on the stair machine.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Harahan woman called police as stranger tried to break into her home
Jacob Canzoneri, 27, of Metairie, was arrested and booked with attempted burglary.
Metairie cocaine and heroin dealer sentenced to 20 years in prison
Larry St. Amant, 36, of Metairie, was sentenced Monday to 20 years in prison, for his April 10 conviction of distributing cocaine and heroin.
And the worst big-screen Cajun accent belongs to ..
Actor and former Pascagoula, Miss., resident Channing Tatum recently admitted that he "would die" to play the Cajun comic-book character Gambit in any upcoming "X-Men" movies or spin-offs.
Red Cross volunteers get disaster training in Metairie
Anna De Le Garza has been a Red Cross volunteer for more than a decade, but the Metairie resident is always looking for ways to sharpen her volunteer skills.
LaPolitics: Jefferson Parish President John Young not denying run for lieutenant governor, focused on coastal litigation for now
Jefferson Parish President John Young discusses revisions to the 2012 Biggert-Waters Act at a March 24 press conference at Bucktown Marina in Metairie (Photo by Ben Myers, NOLA.com Jefferson Parish President John Young didn't tamp down speculation that he will run for lieutenant governor next year when speaking to LaPolitics , an online news outlet ... (more)
Sun Apr 20, 2014
The Daily Advertiser
Engagement: Elizabeth Carpenter & Lee Bishop
The couple will exchange wedding vows on Saturday, June 7, 2014 at one o'clock in the afternoon at Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Soprano to perform in free Metairie concert
The presentation will be at 2 p.m. at the Jefferson Parish East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
WWL-TV New Orleans
Fire displaces four families before Easter weekend
A three-alarm fire at a Metairie apartment complex has left four families and a total of 17 people homeless.
JEDCO hosting a session on how to assess the value of a business before selling
An image from the website of the Jefferson Parish Economic Development Commission, which on April 30, 2014, will host a session on how to assess the value of a business before a sale.
Crews on scene of two-alarm fire in Metairie
Firefighters from the East Bank Consolidated Fire Department are battling at two-alarm blaze in the 4600 block of Yale Street in Metairie on Friday Crews are on the scene of a two-alarm fire at an apartment building in Metairie on Friday .