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  1. Catahoula Hotel continues free rooftop movie series tonight with The ShiningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    The Catahoula Hotel continues its season of free Rooftop Cozy Bar Movie Nights with Stanley Kubrick's classic The Shining tonight, Jan. 11 at 7 p.m. Seating is limited but lawn chairs are welcome. Upcoming films in the series are Hedwig and the Angry Inch , Ace Venture: Pet Detective and The Princess Bride .

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  2. 'Things have got to get better': a memorial to New Orleans murder victims since 2007Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    Nakita Shavers, whose brother Dinerral Shavers was murdered in 2006, reads the names of murder victims at the Silence Is Violence 10-year anniversary outside City Hall Jan. 11. On Jan. 11, 2007, hundreds of New Orleanians rallied outside City Hall following a violent 2006. That year, 162 people were killed, including band director and musician Dinerral Shavers, marking New Orleans with the highest per capita murder rate in the U.S. Shavers' death - and the Jan. 4, 2007 death of filmmaker and artist Helen Hill in her own home - sparked the group Silence Is Violence to campaign for peace and demand citywide protection from gun violence, especially in its most vulnerable neighborhoods.

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  3. Church of Yoga to open Feb. 11 in the 7th WardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    Dana Trixie Flynn, back row left, poses with kids from the neighborhood surrounding the Church of Yoga in the 7th Ward. Dana Trixie Flynn, founder of Laughing Lotus , will open the Church of Yoga Feb. 11 at the former Greater Good Shepherd Missionary Baptist Church.

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  4. Brands vs. brawn at the WrestleMania announcement press conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    WrestleMania is the biggest event in pro wrestling and one of the biggest entertainment events in the world. On April 8, 2018, WrestleMania will be back in New Orleans at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

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  5. Jerusalem Cafe opens on Tulane AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    Mid-City dwellers and employees at the University Medical Center and surrounding criminal justice buildings now have another option to get their hummus and falafel fix. Jerusalem Cafe opened in December across the street from the University Medical Center and next door to long-time diner Anita's Restaurant.

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  6. New Orleanian Kyle Banks performs in The Lion King at Saenger TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    Kyle Banks grew up in New Orleans, where he performed at NOCCA and studied at St. Augustine High School and Dillard University. He was cast in the Broadway production of The Lion King in 2003 and has since performed in New York and touring productions.

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  7. 'Seven Deadly Sins' dinner/theater production debuts Jan. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    David Castillo is an opera singer, artist and the creative director at Jukebox Castle , a new multidisciplinary food, theater and arts collective. The inaugural event titled "Seven Deadly Sins" is Jan. 6 at Loyola University.

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  8. Elmwood Theater will screen Sherlock, Season 4 finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    The Elmwood Theater and Fathom Events will screen the third and final episode of Sherlock, Season 4 on Monday, Jan. 16 and Wednesday Jan. 18 at 7 p.m. Included is a 15-minute cast-and-crew interview program exclusive to the theatrical screenings. More info and tickets are available here .

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  9. Y@ Speak: still writing 'Drunk Don Lemon' on all my checksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    It's got all the classics: hating on the Saints, incredulous reactions to the weather, municipal failures, Sidney Torres, crime and DeRay's bookbag. Plus: Don Lemon losing entirely all of it on live TV.

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  10. Cassidy, Kennedy sworn in to 115th U.S. Congress; GOP announces committee assignmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    U.S. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was sworn into the 115th U.S. Congress today by House Speaker Paul Ryan. The 115th U.S. Congress was sworn in today in Washington, D.C. - bringing with it the first day of work for newly minted U.S. Sen. John Neely Kennedy, the former Louisiana state treasurer who beat Public Service Commissioner Foster Campbell in the December 2016 runoff.

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  11. New York Times columnist Charles M. Blow to speak at Tulane Jan. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    Charles M. Blow, the veteran New York Times columnist and Louisiana native whose recent work has been an extended blistering screed against the proposed policies and character of President-elect Donald Trump, will lead a dialogue on "The Intersection of Social Justice and Journalism" later this month. The conversation is part of the Conversations in Color series presented by the Amistad Research Center and the Tulane University Office of Multicultural Affairs.

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  12. French Cine Club screens classic comedy on Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    The French Cine Club's will screen director Jean-Pierre Mocky's 1963 comedy Un drole de paroissien on Friday, January 6 at 7 p.m. at Alliance Francaise de La Nouvelle-Orleans . The satirical film tells the the story of a young son of an aristocratic family who takes to stealing from local churches when his family hits hard financial times.

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  13. 12 Twelfth Night events in New OrleansRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    Recovered from the holidays yet? No? Sorry to hear that, but it's time to rustle up a second wind for Twelfth Night a S- a Sfor you recent arrivals out there, the holiday also known as Epiphany is the kickoff to Carnival season. Pizza Nola Carnival Kickoff.

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  14. Gambit Video Preview: January 3, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    Gambit's first issue of 2017 salutes our New Orleanians of the Year: Sonny Lee, founder of Son of a Saint and Melissa Sawyer of the Youth Empowerment Project.

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  15. Brewsday Tuesday: Local breweries will release new beers in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    Newly opened Wayward Owl Brewing hit the ground running, distributing its Family Tree Kristallweizen and Clean Slate IPA in cans in early January, which owner Justin Boswell calls "Canuary." The cans will debut at Rouses and other retail locations soon.

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  16. Wine of the week: 2014 Marques de Casa Concha Cabernet SauvignonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    The Marques de Casa Concha label is bottled by Vina Concha y Toro S.A., Latin America's largest wine producer. Grapes for this wine were sourced from the Maipo Valley's Puente Alto and Pirque vineyards at altitudes above 1,800 feet.

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  17. Thumbs Up/Thumbs DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    Nicolas Bazan has been appointed a Foreign Adjunct Professor of Neuro-science in the Depart-ment of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society at Sweden's Karolinska Institutet. The LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans professor's work has focused on neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.

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  18. Clancy DuBos: Louisiana political stories to watch in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    As we rush headlong into 2017, some of the new year's top political stories already are taking shape because of events that occurred in 2016. Here's an early look at some of those stories.

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  19. Review: Meril in the Warehouse DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    The celebrity chef's first new restaurant in New Orleans in 18 years plays the small plate game, taking a sharp detour from Lagasse's more refined restaurants with a globetrotting palate and a more moderate price tag to boot. One would be hard-pressed to find a theme within the expansive menu - and the starters section alone includes 14 dishes.

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  20. Beer buzz: NOLA Brewing turns 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    NOLA Brewing Company , which celebrates its eighth anniversary in March, is expanding its beer selection and improving quality. NOLA Brewing collaborated with other breweries on several beers in 2016.

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