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  1. Woman arrested after crash, knife attack on fiance in Carrollton Avenue parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 31 | Uptown Messenger

    The woman accused earlier this month of crashing her car into her fiance's vehicle, slashing his tires and stabbing him in a Carrollton Avenue parking lot has been arrested on multiple charges, New Orleans police said. Jacquelyn Ward, 46, is charged with aggravated battery, two counts of simple criminal damage to property, two counts of hit-and-run driving and two municipal warrants, according to online jail records.

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  2. Angry customer brandishes gun in McDonald's drive-through on Carrollton Avenue, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 31 | Uptown Messenger

    A man claiming to have been given the wrong food at the McDonald's on South Carrollton Avenue got angry at the drive-through workers and threatened them with a gun Tuesday evening, New Orleans police said. Shortly after 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 29, a gray Nissan Altima with five people inside placed an order in the drive-through line at the McDonald's in the 3400 block of South Carrollton Avenue, according to the initial NOPD report.

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  3. Surveillance images released of suspect in Subway robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 30 | Uptown Messenger

    After the Subway restaurant on South Carrollton was robbed on Saturday morning, investigators have obtained surveillance photos of a suspect and are hoping the public can help identify him, New Orleans police said. The suspect entered the Subway in the 3500 block of South Carrollton shortly before 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 26, with a black shirt wrapped around his face, according to NOPD reports on the case.

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  4. Two-month repaving project begins on Fontainebleau to add bike laneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 30 | Uptown Messenger

    City workers are launching a two-month repaving project today along Fontainebleau that will create a new bicycle lane between Nashville Avenue and South Broad Street. Parking may be limited within the construction zone and traffic delays are to be expected, according to an announcement from the city's Roadwork NOLA program.

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  5. Woman kidnapped, attacked in car on South Rocheblave Street, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 30 | Uptown Messenger

    A woman was dragged into a car and beaten by a man she knew early Wednesday morning on South Rocheblave Street, New Orleans police said. The victim, a woman in her 40s, was leaving a location in the 2800 block of South Rocheblave around 2 a.m. Wednesday, May 30, when the man grabbed her legs from behind, according to the initial NOPD report.

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  6. Tania Tetlow: "When a call like this comes, you answer it"Read the original story

    Wednesday May 30 | Uptown Messenger

    Tania Tetlow, recently named as the 17th president of Loyola University New Orleans and the first layperson to serve in that role, recorded a series of greeting videos in which she introduces herself to students, faculty, parents, alumni and university donors.

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  7. Woman attacked in Lowerline Street home invasion, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | Uptown Messenger

    A woman in a Lowerline Street home awoke Monday morning to find an intruder inside who hit her several times before escaping, New Orleans police said. The victim, a 20-year-old woman, was housesitting at a residence in the 1200 block of Lowerline on Monday, May 28, and was awakened by a noise around 11:15 a.m., according to the initial NOPD report.

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  8. Subway restaurant on South Carrollton robbed by masked man, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 28 | Uptown Messenger

    The Subway restaurant on South Carrollton Avenue was robbed by a masked man on Saturday morning, New Orleans police said. Around 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 26, the man walked in to the Subway store in the 3500 block of South Carrollton with a black T-shirt wrapped around his face, walked around the counter and grabbed the cashier by her neck, according to the initial NOPD report.

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  9. Advertiser: A Broadway political drama comes to New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | Uptown Messenger

    Presented by Southern Rep Theatre, the political drama follows Lyndon B. Johnson, Martin Luther King, Jr., and a huge cast of historical figures through the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and Johnson's re-election campaign. ALL THE WAY received national acclaim in its 2014 run on Broadway, where it won the Tony Award for Best Play.

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  10. The Craziest Fishing Tale from New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | Uptown Messenger

    Author Gary Alipio and Illustrator Sarah Gramelspacher at the release of "The Craziest Fishing Tale on the Bayou" Hatcher Hampton is turning twelve. Per family tradition, he'll be entering his first fishing rodeo, hoping to prove he's better than his older brother.

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  11. Subtropical storm Alberto forms; Gulf Coast landfall expected early next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | Uptown Messenger

    An area of storms near the Yucatan Peninsula has formed into Subtropical Storm Alberto with winds of 40 mph, and forecasters expect it to bring more rain to the New Orleans area when it makes a Gulf Coast landfall early next week. The storm is expected to strengthen to perhaps as high as 75-mph winds by early Monday, when it makes landfall somewhere between New Orleans and Pensacola, according to the National Hurricane Center on Friday morning.

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  12. Subway on Magazine gets tentative City Council approval over neighbors' oppositionRead the original story

    Friday May 25 | Uptown Messenger

    The Subway sandwich shop proposed for Magazine Street received tentative approval from the City Council on Thursday, but City Councilman Jay H. Banks promised to prevent the ordinance allowing it from being drafted until he can have more meetings between the developer and neighborhood groups who spoke in opposition. After a long City Council meeting Thursday that spent hours on short-term rentals and other issues, Banks said told Uptown neighborhood leaders waiting to speak in opposition to the Subway that he planned to make a motion for its approval, but to hold the ordinance until more meetings could be held.

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  13. Danae Columbus: Judge Clare Jupiter inspired others to be their bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | Uptown Messenger

    Judge Clare Jupiter had a deep commitment to her family including grandaughter Ayanna Perry, mother Ramona Felton Jupiter, daughter Nia Bryant and granddaughter Amani Allison. Not pictured husband Pat Bryant and son Kwame Bryant.

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  14. Lower Garden District 'Framework' building with bar from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | Uptown Messenger

    A rendering by Bell Architecture of the Framework building exterior on Magazine Street showing the central arcade leading to the courtyard in the rear. The "Framework" commercial development on Magazine Street in the Lower Garden District - which will feature a bar from the owners of Tujaque's - has been postponed by a month in the approval process while the owners work out a handful of design issues raised by city planners.

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  15. Subway sandwich shop returns to City Council agenda ThursdayRead the original story

    Wednesday May 23 | Uptown Messenger

    The Subway sandwich shop proposed for a Magazine Street strip mall is slated to return to the New Orleans City Council agenda on Thursday, likely for a final decision by the newly inaugurated council members. As a fast-food restaurant, Subway needs a conditional-use permit to open at 4637 Magazine Street, in the corner of a small shopping center near Valence Street.

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  16. Suspect caught on surveillance camera after Washington Avenue robbery, police sayRead the original story

    Tuesday May 22 | Uptown Messenger

    After a man robbed a woman who had just cashed a check on Washington Avenue last month, New Orleans police have obtained surveillance camera images of him and are hoping the public can help identify him, authorities said. The woman went into a business in the 4600 block of Washington Avenue to cash a check on Tuesday, April 11, but saw a man loitering near the door, according to an NOPD report on the case.

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  17. Mayor Cantrell: "We will never pump our way out of this"Read the original story

    Tuesday May 22 | Uptown Messenger

    A poster for Food Drunk, a food truck-based restaurant, withstands the weather. Inclement, damaging weather caused the cancellation of the first day of Bayou Boogaloo on Friday, May 18. Days after a sudden Friday afternoon storm flooded parts of Mid-City yet again, New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell announced her plans Tuesday morning to push infrastructure and drainage projects forward.

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  18. Three sought after break-in at Dollar Tree store on South ClaiborneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | Uptown Messenger

    One man broke through the glass front door of the Dollar Tree store on South Claiborne Avenue early Saturday morning, and two other men took advantage of the broken door to steal from the store a few minutes later, New Orleans police said. At 1:50 a.m. Saturday, May 19, a man broke through the glass front door of the Dollar Tree store in the 2100 block of South Claiborne Avenue and went inside, according to surveillance video from the scene .

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  19. Man carjacked on Josephine Street; woman's birthday money snatched from her shirt, police sayRead the original story

    Tuesday May 22 | Uptown Messenger

    A man was carjacked at gunpoint Saturday morning on Josephine Street, and that night a woman had her birthday money snatched from her shirt by a man on Erato Street, but police found it in his wallet after stopping a fight between them, New Orleans police said. Shortly before 7:30 a.m. Saturday, May 19, a man in his 30s was in the 2600 block of Josephine Street when a silver sedan pulled up a few feet away, according to the initial NOPD report.

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  20. Pan-American Life makes $1M donation to National WWII MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | Uptown Messenger

    New Orleans-based Pan-American Life Insurance Group recently announced its $1M donation to the National WWII Museum to support their newest virtual experience, "Los Veteranos: Latinos in World War II." Jose S. Suquet, chairman of the board, president & CEO for Pan-American Life and Stephen Watson, president and CEO of the National WWII Museum commemorate the launch of the museum's newest virtual experience, "Los Veteranos: Latinos in World War II."

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