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  1. Fair Grounds hosts exotic animal racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Best of New Orleans

    For many fans, the highlight of the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots ' August schedule is the Summer Quarter Horse Meet, in which horses sprint at speeds above 55 miles per hour.

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  2. Pro-choice advocates rally in front of City Hall, respond to Operation Save AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Best of New Orleans

    While pro-choice advocates gathered for a vigil and rally in front of City Hall today, anti-abortion protestors allied with Operation Save America stood on a hill nearby and shouted "Stop the killing of innocent babies," holding the photos of fetuses that have become synonymous with some in the right to life movement.

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  3. Emeril launches new line of tortilla chipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Best of New Orleans

    New Orleans chef, television personality and general force of nature Emeril Lagasse has another feather to add to his cap: tortilla chip mogul.

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  4. Review: The Photographer is a Thief and Mexico, Te QuieroRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Best of New Orleans

    I once knew a hobo who called New Orleans "the city of the living dark." A former engineer who took to riding the rails, he voiced concern about tourism in the French Quarter: "There are secret beings in the shadows that tourists shouldn't see, and we sure don't need to see them."

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  5. Review: Dying CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Best of New Orleans

    If you wanted to draw up a short list of subjects that might make a drama seem too heavy, you could start with 9/11, the Iraq War, grieving a lost spouse, infidelity and possible child abuse of a minor character who never appears onstage.

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  6. Nick Cave documentary gets single advance screening tonight at ZeitgeistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Best of New Orleans

    Cave co-wrote the film with its directors, Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard, who are known for short art films and documentaries that recreate major cultural events.

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  7. French Quarter town hall meeting on crime brings criticism of NOPDRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Best of New Orleans

    About 200 people showed up for a town hall organized by District C City Councilmember Nadine Ramsey to discuss crime in New Orleans.

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  8. Watch Best Bars in America visit Buffa'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Best of New Orleans

    In its 10-episode run, Best Bars in America has comedians Sean Patton and Jay Larson on a nationwide tour checking off David Wondrich's "Best Bars in America" list from Esquire Magazine .

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  9. New Orleans Museum Month extends free admission privilegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Best of New Orleans

    Many local institutions are participating in New Orleans Museum Month in August.

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  10. West Elm opens a Magazine Street location July 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Best of New Orleans

    Contemporary home furnishings retailer West Elm opens at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 24. A subsidiary of Williams-Sonoma, the store offers furniture, bedding, home accessories and lighting, all designed by an in-house team or handcrafted by international artisans.

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  11. Video: The Rachel Maddow Show reports on this week's anti-abortion protests in New OrleansRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Best of New Orleans

    MSNBC's The Rachel Maddow Show did a lengthy segment last night on this week's anti-abortion protests in New Orleans, which are being organized by the group Operation Save America .

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  12. Take home New Orleans iced coffee: the latest trend?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Best of New Orleans

    New Orleans-style iced coffee seems to be having a moment both nationally and locally, with companies releasing two take home versions of this barista favorites in rapid succession.

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  13. City proclamation welcoming Operation Save America 'issued in error,' says Landrieu spokesmanRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Best of New Orleans

    A Facebook screenshot of the City of New Orleans proclamation welcoming Operation Save America to town and recognizing its "outstanding service to the City of New Orleans."

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  14. New Orleans bars going non-smoking? Yes, if LaToya Cantrell has her wayRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Best of New Orleans

    There's an annual ritual in Baton Rouge, and it goes like this: A bill to ban smoking in bars and casinos is sent to the House and Senate floors and offered up as sacrifice -practically burned alive on the floor - to ensure that no bill like it shall ever pass.

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  15. Growing Local NOLA to host free jam making and pickling class this ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Best of New Orleans

    If your garden is overflowing with a bounty of summer vegetables, come learn how to preserve them for year round enjoyment at Growing Local NOLA's free jam making and pickling class July 24. A collaborative project between the New Orleans Food and Farm Network and Recirculating Farms Coalition , the class will teach attendees how to create a quick ... (more)

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  16. Winning Football PartiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | Best of New Orleans

    Burgers and hot dogs, pizza and pre-packaged dip and chips are standards for many football parties, but score extra points and become the party host champion with these recipes and entertaining tips from some local culinary pros.

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  17. Cure and Don Julio wrap up Tales of the Cocktail - on wheelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | Best of New Orleans

    Tales of the Cocktail -goers often take the festival's closing nightcap at Cure ; this Sunday, July 20, the craft bar will spin its traditional Tales-end party by hosting a mobile cocktail bar parked on their patio.

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  18. Reporter's notebook: Tales of the Cocktail 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | Best of New Orleans

    Cocktail throwers, flash mobs, historians, innovators and tastemakers have come together for this year's Tales of the Cocktail, New Orleans' annual salute to spirits and those who make them.

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  19. Lionel Ferbos dies at 103Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | Best of New Orleans

    Lionel Ferbos, a trumpeter and New Orleans' oldest performing musician, died this morning, according to a report by WWL.

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  20. Film Society announces lineup for 17th Annual New Orleans French Film FestivalRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2014 | Best of New Orleans

    The 17th Annual New Orleans French Film Festival, a presentation of the New Orleans Film Society and the Consulat General de France a la Nouvelle-Orleans, will take place from Friday, August 1 to Thursday, August 7 at the Prytania Theatre, 5537 Prytania Street.

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