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  1. In Orleans Parish schools race, neighbors want closer tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    As early voting proceeds in the Orleans Parish School Board 1st District runoff election, three community leaders say their neighbors hunger for closer ties to schools. It's only one piece of the city -- albeit a large one -- but the concern of 1st District community leaders echoes all over.

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  2. Orleans Parish School Board, 1st District runoff: Meet the candidatesRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    Voters in the Lower 9th Ward and much of eastern New Orleans will choose their Orleans Parish School Board representative in the Nov. 21 runoff. John Brown Sr. received 38 percent of the vote Oct. 24 ; Keith Barney received 31 percent and edged out candidate Shawon Bernard.

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  3. Bryan Stevenson, 'Just Mercy' author, to speak at DillardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    Bryan Stevenson , a lawyer and civil rights activist who wrote the New York Times bestseller "Just Mercy," will deliver the annual Justice Revius O. Ortique Jr. Lecture on Law and Society at Dillard University in New Orleans on Nov. 23. Stevenson is scheduled to speak at 7 p.m. in the Georges Auditorium on campus. The event is free and open to the public.

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  4. Mob Rule Matters in Feguson and University of MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    Jeff Crouere is a native of New Orleans, LA and he is the host of a Louisiana based program, "Ringside Politics," which airs at 7:30 p.m. Fri. and 10:00 p.m. Sun.

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  5. Home invasion victim beaten with a hammer, forced to make late-night ATM withdrawalRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    A man broke into an apartment in the Mid-City neighborhood early Tuesday morning and beat the resident with a hammer before forcing him to make a withdrawal from a nearby automatic teller machine, New Orleans police said. At about 1:30 a.m., Pitts forced his way into an apartment in the 3100 block of Gravier Street and began beating the 66-year-old man who lived there with a hammer, police said in a brief summary of the burglary.

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  6. New Orleans police pursue suspects in St. Roch armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    Suspects in an armed robbery led New Orleans Police on a chase through the 7th Ward on Monday evening , in a vehicle that had previously been reported stolen in a carjacking. at Urquhart and Mandeville streets in the St. Roch neighborhood, according to NOPD spokesman Garry Flot.

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  7. Mid-City art Studios holiday open house takes place Sat., Nov. 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    Twenty-six artists will open their studios to the public Sat. from 10 a.m. to 4 at the 19-year-old Mid-City Studios, 4436 Toulouse St. The event is an opportunity to see the places where art is born, plus possibly make a pre-holiday purchase.

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  8. RSD schools mull change in controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    Based on recently released state scores, four Recovery School District high schools in New Orleans are eligible to return to the control of the Orleans Parish School Board next summer. KIPP Renaissance, Landry-Walker, Sci Academy and Lake Area New Tech Early College high schools can transfer to local control.

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  9. Man shot in neck in eastern New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    A man was dropped off at a New Orleans hospital early Sunday morning with a gunshot wound to the neck, according to the New Orleans Police Department. The victim said he was walking near the intersection of Dwyer Road and Babylon Street in eastern New Orleans when he heard gunshots.

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  10. Suspect sought in Algiers stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    An arrest warrant has been issued for Donnie Crawford, the 36-year-old man accused by New Orleans police of stabbing another man multiple times Friday night in Algiers . Crawford and the 27-year-old victim started fighting around 7:50 p.m. while in the 1900 block of Pace Boulevard , police said in a news release.

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  11. Woman carjacked in New Orleans' Bywater neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    A woman was carjacked in the Bywater neighborhood, New Orleans police said Saturday . The robbery took place Friday around 11 p.m. in the 800 block of Poland Avenue, near a couple of popular bars.

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  12. Man shot dead Saturday in New Orleans' 9th WardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    A man was killed early Saturday in the St. Claude neighborhood of New Orleans, police said. He was shot several times.

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  13. Police search Mid-City house where woman was tied up as helicopter circles: NOPDRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    Approximately a dozen New Orleans Police Department officers searched a double shotgun house Friday afternoon in Mid-City, where an NOPD spokesman said police believe a woman was tied up against her will earlier in the day. over the house in the 100 block of North Lopez.

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  14. Colbert visits Jon Batiste in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    During Thursday's late show, the two caught up and shared moments from Colbert's trip to New Orleans. The two started their journey on Frenchmen Street, and while sitting at a high boy in the Blue Nile , Colbert asked, Bayoubuzz.com provides this article only as a news aggregator, NOT as the publisher or as the author.

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  15. New Orleans public schools official sentenced to a year and a day in prison for bribery schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    The official who admitted helping former Orleans Parish School Board President Ira Thomas arrange a bribe will serve one year and one day in prison, a federal judge decided Wednesday, the same prison term handed down to Thomas a little more than a month ago. Bright, 51, pleaded guilty in July to one felony count of conspiracy to commit bribery and honest services wire fraud, after prosecutors said he worked in 2013 to steer a School Board janitorial contract to a cooperating witness in exchange for a $5,000 bribe.

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  16. Frenchmen Street teeming with Halloween creatures, despite the rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    Dark gray clouds hung over New Orleans early Saturday evening, but that didn't deter many of those who were ready to party for Halloween. They showed up in wigs, capes and glitters on Frenchmen Street to see and be seen.

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  17. Sheriff Newell Normand, JP politicos hurt Vitter in Jefferson Parish home base?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    If David Vitter doesn't do well in Jefferson Parish, his home base, one would have to ask, just how might he fare statewide? Vitter was State Representative for District 81 and Congressman for much of the Jefferson Parish region before he turned his eyes to the US Senate, and now, the Louisiana governor's mansion. Yet, last week, out of 91,425 votes cast in the suburb of New Orleans, for the most part, a strong white conservative state, Vitter only received 34,331 ballots which were 38% of the vote.

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  18. Gunman sought after shooting off-duty New Orleans officer in neckRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    Investigators work through rain and strong winds after a gunman shot an off-duty New Orleans police officer Sunday night. Bystanders rushed to help a wounded off-duty New Orleans cop after a gunman shot him in the neck during a drive-by shooting, according to local reports.

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  19. Coastal flood warning for New Orleans metro area extended to Monday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    A coastal flood warning for the New Orleans metro area has been extended to 7 a.m. Monday, according to a weather bulletin from the National Weather Service. According to the alert, low lying areas outside of levee protection are at risk of minor flooding following hours of heavy rainfall on Sunday.

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  20. Armed robbers hold up New Orleans barber shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    According to a preliminary report from NOPD, two armed subjects entered the Innovative Barber Shop in the 3700 block of S. Claiborne Avenue around 11:30 p.m. The two armed subjects ordered everyone to get on the ground and then cleared out their pockets before fleeing the scene.

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