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  1. Duo arrested in 'elaborate scheme' of Jefferson Parish rental-property fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | NOLA.com

    Kyron Hunter, 34, and Tamika Gotch, 37, were arrested Wednesday in what Jefferson Parish authorities called an "elaborate scheme" to lease out rental properties they neither owned nor controlled. A man and a woman were arrested Wednesday in what Jefferson Parish authorities called an "elaborate scheme" to lease out rental properties they neither owned nor controlled.

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  2. Kidd's Kids Fundraiser coming up in GretnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | NOLA.com

    The cast of Kidd Kraddick in the Morning will attend the fifth annual NOLA Kidd's Kids fundraiser in Gretna. The fifth annual NOLA Kidd's Kids Fundraiser is July 11 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Timberlane Country Club, 1 Timberlane Drive in Gretna.

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  3. Barataria church to present mass choir musical: West Bank religion newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Times-Picayune

    The pastor, officers and members of Greater St. John Baptist Church, 2823 A- Privateer Blvd., Barataria, invite the public to their Mass Choir Musical July 10 at 7 p.m. and anniversary on July 12 at 8:30 a.m. For more information, call Althea Harrington, Mass Choir president, at 504.415.7800 or Sister Sonya Gaines, Mass Choir director, at 504.669.6573. Pastor Reginald Nicholas Sr. of Olive Branch Baptist Church will celebrate his 21st year pastoral reflection beginning July 15 at 7 p.m. at 1134 Branch/Joseph Odeon Ave., Algiers.

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  4. First marriage of same-sex couple in LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | NOLA.com

    After the Supreme Court ruled same-sex marriage legal on Friday June 26, Michael Robinson and Earl Benjamin were the first in line to get their license in New Orleans. They waited for hours before being turned away.

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  5. JPSO deputy chases, subdues suspect despite broken armRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | NOLA.com

    Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office Lt. George Gutierrez was injured when a motorist hit him with a side-view mirror while he was conducting a traffic stop on Monday night .

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  6. Diamond watch stolen, pawned, bought back by Belle Chasse man: PPSORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | NOLA.com

    A Belle Chasse man is accused of stealing a diamond watch from his friend's mother in Myrtle Grove, selling it to a Gretna pawnshop and then buying it buying it back. Taylor James Holloway, 25, of the 120 block of East X Street, was booked last week with felony theft of more than $750, accused of stealing two watches from his friend's mother and a winch from his friend, Plaquemines Parish Sheriff Lonnie Greco said Tuesday .

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  7. Harvey man stabbed over crabs: JPSORead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | NOLA.com

    Lisa Vidal is accused of stabbing her boyfriend in the back during an argument over his refusal to buy her a dozen crabs, authorities said. A Harvey woman stabbed her boyfriend in the back during an argument sparked by the purchase of crabs, according to a Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office arrest reports.

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  8. Jefferson Parish issues 1st marriage license to gay coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Times-Picayune

    Jefferson Parish has issued the first marriage license to a gay couple. Clerk of Court Jon Gegenheimer announced Monday that his office would begin providing the licenses after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled last week that same sex couples had the the right to marry.

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  9. New York 'kingpin' in credit card scheme remains jailed on $1 million bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    Jorge Mejia, of the Bronx in New York, has been arrested on a bench warrant a New Orleans district judge issued in July 2014, after a grand jury charged him and nine others in a racketeering case. He's accused of being the kingpin in a credit card fraud scheme, in which he allegedly manufactured credit cards using stolen numbers, and then giving those cards to mules who'd go to casinos in New Orleans, New York, New Jersey and Ohio to get cash advances.

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  10. NOPD: Bus stop pickup led to lakefront tryst and a $4,500 theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | NOLA.com

    A New Orleans man told police he was standing at a bus stop near Harrah's casino early one morning in April, when a woman drove up and offered him a ride. The 23-year-old man readily accepted.

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  11. Dad booked with attempted murder after stabbing 13-year-old son, slashing 4-year-old, JPSO saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | NOLA.com

    Kenny Dupre Sr., 31, was booked with three counts of attempted first-degree murder after authorities say he stabbed his 13-year-old son and slashed at the neck of his 4-year-old son after threatening their mother with a knife early Friday morning . Mugshot taken in 2003 by the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office.

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  12. Are you from the Katrina Class of 2005?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    Katrina arrived in August of that year, just as many of these freshly graduated high school students from the New Orleans area were starting college, trade school or new jobs. It's 10-year-reunion time for the Class of 2005, and schools like John Ehret High School in Marrero are looking forward to an extra-special gathering.

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  13. Thomas Jefferson High valedictorian wins full Rice scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | NOLA.com

    Tram Nguyen, one of three top graduates at the Gretna academy , has received a full, four-year Rice scholarship, the awarding agency announced Thursday . Nguyen, 18, is no stranger to scholarship offers and recognition.

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  14. Gretna Food Truck Fest draws more than 1,000 dinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | NOLA.com

    West Bankers stepped out despite the summer heat to enjoy Gretna Food Truck Fest 2015 recently at the Farmers Marketplace in the heart of Old Gretna. Food trucks, including Diva Dawg, La Cocinita, Crepes a la cart, Ironsides Waffles, Food Drunk and Frencheeze, offered cuisine to die for and locals literally "ate it up."

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  15. Fallen tree knocks out electricity for 3,400 Gretna customersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | NOLA.com

    About 3,400 Entergy customers in the Gretna area lost power Tuesday afternoon, after a tree that was being cut down fell onto powerlines, a spokesman for the utility said. About 3,400 Entergy customers in the Gretna area lost electricity Tuesday afternoon , after a tree that was being cut down fell onto power lines, a spokesman for the utility said.

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  16. Desperate for Meek Mill concert tickets, teen teamed up with clerk to rob Kenner store, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | NOLA.com

    Jasmine Braggs, left, and Renard Smith were arrested and booked with armed robbery, conspiracy to commit armed robbery and armed robbery using a firearm. Smith and Braggs are accused of working together to holdup the Kenner Dollar General where she worked so Smith could get money to attend rapper Meek Mill's concert, authorities said.

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  17. Service organization names 2015 debutanteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    The 2015 QUEENS debutante is 17 year old Algiers resident Angelica Allen. She is a graduate of Warren Easton Charter High School and will be attending Southern University New Orleans The 2015 QUEENS service organization debutante is 17-year-old Angelica Allen.

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  18. Avondale church honors retiring pastorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    Parishioners, friends, and both past and present colleagues gathered at St. Bonaventure Catholic church for a potluck luncheon to honor the Rev. Patrick Gannon, pastor of the church, as he prepares to retire on June 30. Throughout the event, guests thanked Gannon for answering "yes" to God's call to the priesthood and wished him a happy retirement.

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  19. Man files suit, claiming he was called 'liberal,' attacked by employee, journal reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | NOLA.com

    A customer of a Metairie UPS store is suing one of its employees -- who also is a St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's reserve deputy -- for attacking him after he complained about poor service, according to the Louisiana Record. Emile Miller filed suit in 24th Judicial District Court in Gretna, naming Steven Berry, Roby Corporation, The UPS Store, Thomas C. Hand Jr. and Continental Casualty Company as defendants.

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  20. Pho Festival comes to GretnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    Pho Festival 2015 will be held on June 27 and 28 from 10 a.m. until 10 p.m., both indoors and outdoors at the Mel Ott Multi-purpose Building, 2301 Belle Chasse Highway. The festival is open to the public with free admission.

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