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45 min ago | Uptown Messenger
After a man was threatened at knife point in robbery attempt Sunday afternoon at the edge of downtown and Central City, he followed his attacker and identified him for New Orleans police, leading to an arrest in the case, authorities said.
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45 min ago | Uptown Messenger
A woman was shot late Sunday night in an apparent robbery attempt just off South Carrollton and South Claiborne avenues, New Orleans police said.
45 min ago | The Times-Picayune
Parkway Bakery & Tavern celebrated its 10th anniversary last month. I'm still unsure if my surprise had to do with being reminded it was that old or that young.
1 hr ago | The Times-Picayune
The complete schedule of the 2014 New Orleans Jazz Fest , with performance times and stages, will be released March 25. That date marks the start of the 30-day countdown to the April 25 opening of the 45th anniversary festival at the Fair Grounds.
3 hrs ago | NOLA.com
Ryan King of New Orleans, a senior at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, has a mouth-watering method for paying his tuition.
5 hrs ago | WDSU-TV New Orleans
New Orleans police and Jefferson Parish deputies work together on a manhunt Monday morning near Saint Philip and Dupre Street in Mid-City.
Turner had reportedly planned to open a business in Monroe in northeast Louisiana but a family member in Houston told police that Turner was last seen in New Orleans, in apparent good health.
New Orleans police released this composite sketch of a man wanted in connection with an armed robbery staged shortly after 11 p.m. Saturday night in the 900 block of Esplanade Avenue.
New Orleans police reported that a man suffered a gunshot wound to his foot Sunday in the 6600 block of Coveview Court in Eastern New Orleans.
NOLA Brewing first launched its beers in New Orleans bars on March 3, 2009, sending founders Kirk Coco and Dylan Lintern on a celebratory pub crawl around the city to sample their own brews on tap.
Leslie Castay in her show 'Leslie Castay a unscripted' is kicking off the second annual Cabaret Month at Mid-City Theatre.
A U.S. Coast Guardsman who served in New Orleans was convicted and sentenced Friday in a Norfolk, Va., court-martial for "sexual misconduct involving one junior Coast Guard woman and one civilian woman and ... possession of child pornography," according to a Coast Guard press release.
Kelsey Connolly dances while Kalia Vandever plays the trombone as spring break volunteers from the Juilliard School in New York City take time from their volunteer jobs to perform for staff, partner families and other volunteers on a vacant lot next to a home they are working on with Habitat for Humanity in the 4700 block of Deanne Street on ... (more)
A group of classically trained actors, dancers and musicians converged on a vacant lot at the corners of Dreux Avenue and Deanne Street in eastern New Orleans on Saturday afternoon .
From Narratively: "On Easter morning, 1913, the nation's most notorious red-light district was awakened by an epic gun battle, and a shadowy killer named Gyp the Blood."
To levy a 4.2-mill property tax for 50 years for acquiring, constructing, improving, maintaining or operating the Audubon Commission's properties in lieu of separate existing taxes of .40 mills and 3.80 mills The Audubon Nature Institute has enriched New Orleans culturally and educationally since the 1970s with the transformation of the Audubon Zoo ... (more)