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19 min ago | NOLA.com
Just 24 votes separated New Orleans Councilwoman Jackie Clarkson and former Judge Nadine Ramsey in the Feb. 1 primary for District C on the City Council.
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4 hrs ago | The Times
NEW ORLEANS- Walk down the 4800 block of Prytania Street most evenings and you'll see plenty of businesses, joggers, and neighbors walking their dogs.
5 hrs ago | NOLA.com
When 13-year-old Peter Davis took the stage at the 26th annual Scripps National Spelling Bee in New Orleans Saturday, he knew he had big boots to fill.
6 hrs ago | The Times
The Louisiana Supreme Court has ruled state health agencies have authority to fine a New Orleans outpatient abortion clinic for being out of compliance with state rules and regulations.
10 hrs ago | NOLA.com
NOLA.com compiled this list with information from the Archdiocese of New Orleans , the Italian American Digest, from classified ads published in The Times-Picayune, and from our community reporters.
12 hrs ago | Washington Times
The New Orleans Advocate reported Hecht spoke to business leaders at the organization's annual meeting.
A woman managed to fend off an apparent rape attempt from a man she found inside her Prytania Street home this week, New Orleans police said.
A decade-old dispute tied to the former ownership of Barq's root beer has turned violent, according to attempted murder charges filed this week.
Advocate file photo by JOHN MCCUSKER -- New Orleans, shown in this Advocate file photo, finished eighth and Baton Rouge ninth for employment in a Brookings Institution report that spanned 2000-2012 for the nation's 100 largest metropolitan areas.
The political mean season is in full bloom with candidates in the hotly contested race for New Orleans Council At-Large, trading barbs in a series of attack ads on TV and radio.
At least 7 parades in honor of either St. Patrick or St. Joseph are scheduled to roll this weekend in the New Orleans area.
On Thursday and Friday, a sequence being filmed will involve special effects containing controlled fire that will reach an approximate height of 150 feet.
A Taste of the "Tabasco" Opera : Conductor Paul Mauffray presents excerpts from the lighthearted comedic operetta, which follows a shipwrecked Irish sailor as he searches for an acceptably spicy ingredient for an Ottoman ruler's lunch.
Markel Lewis, 18, of New Orleans, was indicted by a Jefferson Parish grand jury Thursday with armed robbery involving a gun.
Better Than Ezra is set to release its first single in five years next month. Titled, "Crazy Lucky," the track was produced by Tony Hoffer who's producing the band's eighth full-length album, due out this summer.