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  1. Advertiser's Message: Stormwater Management- What Contractors Should KnowRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Uptown Messenger

    ... charge to cover the cost of lunch. For more information and to register, visit the registration page . Call Christina Buras of LCI Workers' Comp at 985-612-6733 with any questions.

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  2. Top 6 tips for speck-fishing under birdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 5 | Louisiana Sportsman

    ... the action can be fast and furious if you have kids onboard. Capt. Curtis LeNormand, with Curt's Fishing Charters in Buras (504-616-2064), said knowing a few of the basics of "fishing the birds" will help maximize your catch. This one is vital. ...

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  3. Sediment pumped onto Shell Island West serves as the foundation for 600-acre restoration projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | The Advocate

    BURAS Mississippi River sand placed on Shell Island looks like a field of mud for now, but soon, it will be part of more than 600 acres of new land off the coast of Plaquemines Parish. It is the first of four barrier island projects to begin construction after receiving early restoration money from BP following the Deepwater Horizon disaster of 2010.

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  4. Zachary Richard, Ernest Gaines at LEH's Bright Lights GalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | NOLA.com

    ... French Consul General Gregor Trumel, Mike Boyle, Jan Clifford, Danice Faulkner-Edwards, Eve Tao, Holly Bell, Rennie Buras, Tommy Clark, Maripat Sexton, Steve Pastor, Shantrell Austin, Claude Thomas, Danny Smith, Laura Beasley, Jennifer Roberts, ...

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  5. The Tackle Test: Gear Reviews of 47 New Reels and Rods for 2016Read the original story

    Mar 28, 2016 | Outdoor Life

    ... and larger inner diameters. Outdoor Life Tackle Test takes place each fall at Cajun Fishing Adventures lodge in Buras, Louisiana. Manufacturers are asked to submit only new (for the coming year) bait casting and spinning rods and reels for ...

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  6. Soul Revival block party raises the roof for Legacy Donor FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    ... Stacy Head and Jeremy Head, Casey and Mark Westguard, Elly Lane, Machelle Payne, Yvette and Steve Pettus, William Buras, Whitney and Michael Guarisco, Emma Mattesky, Madeleine Mattesky, Molly Mattesky Sanders and Arthur Sanders, Sally and Geordie ...

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  7. Celebration in the Oaks preview partylights up City ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    Celebration in the Oaks doesn't open to the public until the day after Thanksgiving, but those with a yen to start the holidays early, and support City Park, got an sneak peek look at this year's decorations at the Celebration in the Oaks Preview Party on Friday The long line in front of the New Orleans Botanical Garden gates before the party officially began proved the enduring popularity of this annual holiday experience. Many partygoers wore their seasonal finest -- Jim Buras was a beacon in a green suit with red suspenders, an ensemble he has worn two years in a row -- and many women braved the lawn, pebble paths and brick walkways in stiletto heels.

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  8. Eastern New Orleans pastor on trial for accusations of molesting boy more than a decade agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | NOLA.com

    ... Monday to stave off the trial with a motion to quash the indictment, asserting it was not timely. Judge Camille Buras denied the motion. No plea agreement was offered by the state or requested by the defense, Buras said before jury selection began. ...

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  9. Five still wanted in Plaquemines Parish drug investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | NOLA.com

    ... Belle Chasse lock up on Tuesday, Becnel said. Authorities arrested Corey Picquet, 45, and Leslie Roberts, 43, both of Buras, in Iowa, La., on Wednesday morning. Sheriff's Office detectives have arrested a total of 49 people under "Operation Who's ...

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  10. PPSO continues fight against drugs with latest, largest undercover operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... The arrests include Raymond Bartholomew from Belle Chasse, Joshua Bordelon from Boothville, Leander B. Gaines Jr. from Buras and James Garrison from Port Sulphur. Greco said the system and the community need to change to stop the cycle of illegal ...

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  11. Pearl River Town Talk: Riverside Elementary's Grandparents Day unites generationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    ... was looking forward to taking a photograph with his grandson, Aiden Ruiz. Callen Parker enjoyed showing "Miermi," Dena Buras, her journals and talking about how times had changed since her grandmother was at school. "Miermi said they had a ditto ...

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  12. Making a Difference: Group uses oyster shells from restaurants to rebuild coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... purple bins, they are picked up five times a week, shipped one-and-a-half hours away to be piled on the shores of Buras, Louisiana. "The oyster pile we have down in Buras is, at this point, about 900 tons and counting, which standing on it is an ...

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  13. Plaquemines Parish gets ready for Night Out Against CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    ... on any outdoor lighting Oct. 13. Block parties are being planned for neighborhoods in the Belle Chasse, Port Sulphur, Buras and Phoenix communities. For more information or to register to host a National Night Out block party, contact the Sheriff's ...

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  14. Garden District Association Fall Affair unites neighborhood in convivialityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    ... Beth and Bobby Hassinger, Holly and Guy Perrier, Leila Peyronnin, Sweet and Ben Dupuy, Liz and Terry Creel, Fred Buras and Tom Lonergan, David Waggonner with son, Peter Waggonner , and Louise and Ted Martin . Louise Martin was the most recent ...

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  15. 2/3 of Louisiana seniors pass final exams, same as last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    In this 2012 file photo, the new South Plaquemines High School goes up in Buras. Plaquemines high school students did well on the 2014-15 end-of-course exams required for graduation.

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  16. Asia trade deal unites U.S. Gulf and Vietnamese shrimpers in worryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2015 | Thanh Nein News

    ... 75 cents a pound for his mid-size shrimp -- less than half of last year's price -- from the Ditcharo Seafood dock in Buras, Louisiana. The woes of the Asian-American shrimping community here highlight a unique clash of interests with a part of the ...

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  17. UPDATE 1-Asia trade deal unites U.S. Gulf and Vietnamese shrimpers in worryRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2015 | Reuters

    ... got 75 cents a pound for his mid-size shrimp - less than half last year's price - from the Ditcharo Seafood dock in Buras, Louisiana. The woes of the Asian-American shrimping community here highlight a unique clash of interests with a part of the ...

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  18. Trade pact worries shrimpersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... got 75 cents a pound for his mid-size shrimp - less than half of last year's price - from the Ditcharo Seafood dock in Buras, Louisiana. The woes of the Asian-American shrimping community here highlight a unique clash of interests with a part of the ...

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  19. INSIGHT-Asia trade deal unites U.S. Gulf and Vietnamese shrimpers in worryRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2015 | Reuters

    ... 75 cents a pound for his mid-size shrimp -- less than half of last year's price -- from the Ditcharo Seafood dock in Buras, Louisiana. The woes of the Asian-American shrimping community here highlight a unique clash of interests with a part of the ...

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  20. Today in historyRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    ... from stores in Cadillac, Benton Township and St. Ignace. On August 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast near Buras, Louisiana, bringing floods that devastated New Orleans. More than 1,800 people in the region died. In 1814, during the War ...

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