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At the Italian restaurant, wine gets proper stemware but water comes in a Mason jar.
Sen. Robert Adley, R-Benton will be fighting attempts to to weaken his bill to undo a lawsuit against 97 oil companies for damaging the coast around New Orleans tonight on the Senate floor.
The chairs lined up where Naomi Jackson catches the bus every day along Elk Place came as a pleasant surprise Tuesday.
Riders awaiting buses on Elks Place at Tulane Avenue sit in chairs provided by the nonprofit advocacy group Ride New Orleans who placed 200 of the folding chairs to draw attention to the lack of places for commuters to sit at the high volume interchange.
With " Jurassic World " just a month and a half from beginning its extended New Orleans shoot, the production's casting department is again on the hunt for local background extras.
Want to join the New Orleans theater renaissance? The New Orleans Fringe Festival keeps an open door for performers and audiences who want to share the latest in dance, puppetry, spoken word, stand up comedy, burlesque and traditional works.
Jon Taffer, host of the Spike TV show "Bar Rescue," will return to New Orleans to promote his new book,"Raise the Bar: An Action-Based Method for Maximum Customer Reactions" on Friday at Spirits on Bourbon .
New Edition is scheduled to headline the Saenger Theatre in New Orleans on July 15, 2014.
" Dawn of the Planet of the Apes " doesn't land in theaters until July 11, but fans of the franchise are getting an early peek at what's in store this week.
A civil rights complaint to be filed Tuesday against New Orleans charter school managers Collegiate Academies alleges discipline so harsh that it violates federal laws and verges on abuse.
The U.S. Postal Service says last-minute filers may drop their tax returns into collection boxes outside the main post office on Loyola Avenue in downtown New Orleans until 11:59 p.m. tonight to receive an April 15 postmark.
Son and father waiters Bryant and Dorris Sylvester have served customers at Galatoire's for 27 and 39 years.jpg Son and father waiters Bryant and Dorris Sylvester have served customers at Galatoire's for 27 and 39 years , the white light of the chandeliers sparkled on the mirrored walls as The Louisiana Restaurant Association celebrated the stellar ... (more)
A woman riding on Washington Avenue was hit in the back of the head by a flurry of gunfire Saturday night, New Orleans police said.
Mervin Higgins, 22, pleaded guilty to manslaughter on Monday and received a 35-year prison sentence in exchange.
The Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra gives festival fun a classical spin with its annual series of outdoor concerts in parks around metro New Orleans.
Lifting the requirement that police officers, firefighters and EMS technicians must live in New Orleans in order to work there is missing the point of the problem, according to former Mayor Marc Morial .