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  1. SWB: Low water pressure on Joseph Street on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    Low water pressure is expected along two blocks of Joseph Street on Thursday to facilitate construction of a new water line serving the area, according to the Sewerage & Water Board of New Orleans.

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  2. Children's Resource Center to celebrate holidays with free books, live musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    The New Orleans Public Library Children's Resource Center on Napoleon Avenue will celebrate the holidays this weekend with free books for young readers and teens, live music, games, crafts and refreshments. Bamboula 2000 and the Miles Berry Trio are the scheduled performers at the Holiday Fun Fest from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the center at 903 Napoleon, the library announced.

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  3. Medical student conscious and "recuperating" after shooting, family saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    Peter Gold tries to talk to a man now identified as 21-year-old Euric Cain on Friday, Nov. 20, moments before Cain shot Gold. The Tulane University medical student who was shot after intervening in what police describe as a kidnapping attempt in the Lower Garden District prior to the holidays has regained consciousness and is recuperating well, a family spokeswoman said Tuesday.

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  4. Suspect in robbery of Krystal burger on South Claiborne arrested in six cases, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    A man arrested Friday hiding a gun in a milk crate on North Roman Street has been linked to four armed robberies - including that of the Krystal burger restaurant on South Claiborne Avenue - and two more robbery attempts around New Orleans in November, police said. Kenneth Rodgers, 47, was spotted by officers responding to a suspicious-person call in the 2500 block of North Roman Street on Friday, Nov. 27, according to a NOPD report in the case.

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  5. The Roots of Music and NOLA Brewing honor #GivingTuesday with happy hourRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    NOLA Brewing and The Roots of Music will host a happy hour on Tuesday, Dec. 1 for #GivingTuesday , a global day of giving to encourage philanthropy and celebrate generosity worldwide. The happy hour is free and will feature live performances by The Roots of Music Marching Crusaders and Rebirth Brass Band.

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  6. Owen Courreges: Wendell Pierce versus the New Orleans gentrifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    "Treme" actor Wendell Pierce marches with students from his character's school in the Krewe of Carrollton in February 2012. At least, that was my personal reaction to viewing the ongoing battles between local actor, producer, and businessman Wendell Pierce and local neighborhood groups and advocacy organizations.

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  7. Two armed robberies reported minutes apart in BroadmoorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    Two armed robberies were reported minutes apart Sunday evening within a few blocks of one another in Broadmoor, New Orleans police said. At 8:31 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 29, a man in his 50s was in the 2200 block of South Salcedo when he was confronted by three men wearing hoodies, according to the initial NOPD report.

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  8. Smoothie King robbed on St. Charles; woman injured in Peniston Street shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    The Smoothie King on St. Charles Avenue was robbed at gunpoint late Friday morning, and a woman was injured in a shooting on Peniston Street later that evening, New Orleans police said. In the Smoothie King robbery, a man walked into the store at 1905 St. Charles Avenue just before 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 27, drew a handgun and demanded money from the store clerk, according to a NOPD report in the case.

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  9. Low water pressure expected on Magnolia StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    Low water pressure is expected on Magnolia Street in Central City this morning after a water-line break, authorities said.

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  10. Thanksgiving day argument leads to stabbing in Hollygrove; woman...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    A man in Hollygrove was stabbed during an argument Thanksgiving morning, New Orleans police said, and a woman standing outside a nightclub on St. Charles Avenue was hit by gunfire in the area overnight. In the stabbing case, 40-year-old Erica Banks got into an argument with a 60-year-old man in the 3400 block of General Ogden shortly after 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 26, according to the initial NOPD report.

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  11. Advertiser's Message: Fine dining traditions and A six-course meal at Commander's PalaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    Racontours offers story-driven tours of New Orleans so that you truly explore the culture and history of the city. On the evening of Thursday, at Commander's Palace as we tell a story of the development of fine dining traditions and the history of restaurants as we recognize them today.

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  12. 15 local authors to greet shoppers at Octavia Books on "Small Business Saturday"Read the original story

    Nov 15, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    Fifteen local authors will staff Octavia Books, signing their books and offering other recommendations to shoppers, as part of the "Small Business Saturday" local-shopping movement. 9 to 11 a.m.: Maurice Carlos Ruffin , Emilie Staat , Wayne Curtis and Claudia Gray ; 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Gwendolyn Knapp and Christopher Schaberg ; 1 to 3 p.m.: Alex Jennings and John Pope ; 4 to 6 p.m.: Phyllis Montana-Leblanc and Kerri McCaffety ; and 5 to 6 p.m.: Megan Braden-Perry and Judy Walker .

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  13. Two men beaten, robbed near Pitt Street, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    Two men were beaten and robbed at gunpoint Wednesday night near Pitt and General Pershing streets, New Orleans police said. The victims, both in their late 20s, were near their vehicles talking around 11 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 25, when a vehicle approached with its headlights off, according to the initial NOPD report.

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  14. Allan Katz and Danae Columbus: Metro New Orleans will benefit from Edwards' term as governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    Though the transition is just beginning, the metro New Orleans area is off to a strong start with John Bel Edwards and his transition team. Earlier this week, the incoming governor announced his support for State Rep. Walt Leger as Speaker of the House.

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  15. Twin brothers robbed on birthday; Krystal robbed at gunpoint, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    Twin brothers who were celebrating their 50th birthday with a night out in New Orleans were robbed at gunpoint in the Freret neighborhood over the weekend, and the Krystal restaurant on South Claiborne is the latest New Orleans fast-food restaurant to be hit by an armed robber, New Orleans police said. Officers on patrol in the Carrollton neighborhood, however, likely thwarted a robbery or other violent crime about to happen when they spotted a teen brandishing a gun outside a corner store and arrested him, NOPD officials say.

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  16. O.C. Haley Boulevard to feature outdoor light installations as part of new annual Luna FeteRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    The Light up NOLA Arts FAate will be have outdoor light installations along Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard as part of the second annual Luna FAate, starting this Sunday, Nov. 29, and running to Dec. 5. New Orleans is one of the only three American cities along with New York and Boston that participate in a similar "festival of lights" inspired by the FAate des LumiA res in Lyon, France. New Orleans' second annual Luna FAate will also feature light installations in Lafayette Square and along Julia Street.

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  17. Man sought on attempted-murder charge after Central City shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    A man accused of shooting an acquaintance in the leg during an argument in Central City over the weekend is now wanted on an attempted-murder charge, New Orleans police said. Charles Dowell, 30, got into an argument with the victim "that quickly turned violent," around 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 21, near the intersection of Josephine and Danneel streets, according to a NOPD report on the case.

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  18. Surveillance video released in Magazine Street shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    A zoomed-in still image of the suspect from security camera footage of Friday morning's shooting. Although a video of Friday morning's shooting of a man trying to help a woman being dragged down the street is graphic and brutal, New Orleans police are asking residents to watch and share it in hopes of identifying the gunman in the case.

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  19. Advertiser Bulletin: A six-course meal at Commander's Palace and fine dining traditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    Racontours offers story-driven tours of New Orleans so that you truly explore the culture and history of the city. On the evening of Thursday, at Commander's Palace as we tell a story of the development of fine dining traditions and the history of restaurants as we recognize them today.

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  20. Man wounded in shooting on Magazine Street, police sayRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2015 | Uptown Messenger

    A man was wounded in a shooting overnight on Magazine Street near St. Mary Street, New Orleans police said Friday morning. The victim was shot in the abdomen around 4 a.m. Friday, Nov. 20, at the intersection, said Officer Frank Robertson III, a NOPD spokesman.

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