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  1. On Tap: Summer of Ghost winds down, Autumn of Nova beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Advocate

    Parish Brewing made an unprecedented amount of its popular Ghost in the Machine double IPA since June, even terming the season the "Summer of Ghost." The last of 2017's Ghost has been packaged and shipped to area restaurants, bars and retailers.

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  2. Grace Notes: New Orleans elects a sort-of-new City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Advocate

    With all the talk of New Orleans electing a new mayor, a related story has flown somewhat under radar: The city is also getting a new city council. Just two of seven current council members were reelected Saturday, at-large member Jason Williams and District D councilman Jared Brossett.

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  3. Janis and Collin Andrews really wanted the view from their roomRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Windows from the sunroom addition provide a view of the patio and backyard. 'I didn't want a formal thing, but I wanted lots of stuff blooming,' says Janis Andrews.

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  4. Compare tuition for New Orleans-area Catholic elementary schools in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Advocate

    The average cost of sending a student to an Archdiocesan elementary school in New Orleans is about $6,000 a year, according to an analysis of 2017-2018 tuition and fees from provided by the archdiocese's Office of Catholic Schools. Academy of the Sacred Heart on St. Charles Avenue was the area's most expensive elementary school, coming in at $16,300 for lower school tuition and fees, and $17,850 for middle school.

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  5. Photos: Candles, balloons, somber mood at memorial for slain NOPD officer Marcus McNeilRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Family, coworkers and friends of slain NOPD officer Marcus McNeil gather at the 7th District Station of the NOPD for a candle light memorial. Family, coworkers and friends of slain New Orleans Police Department officer Marcus McNeil gather at the 7th District Station of the NOPD for a memorial in New Orleans, La.

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  6. Amazon coming to New Orleans? Don't hold your breath, experts agreeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Let's start with this: The odds of Louisiana - specifically New Orleans - becoming home to online retail giant Amazon's second North American headquarters are extremely small, economic development experts agree. But despite Louisiana's slim chances, experts say trying to win the deal is more about making a strong case for the state's advantages so as to get on Amazon's radar for possible future opportunities, such as a new warehouse or logistics facility.

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  7. Amid surge in overdose deaths, New Orleans police to carry naloxone, hailed as 'miracle drug'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Advocate

    In this June 14, 2017, photo, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart shows Naloxone, an overdose-reveal nasal spray drug at the sheriff's office in Cook County Jail, the largest single site jail in the United States, has joined the growing number of jails to hand to inmates on their way out the door kits containing naloxone. Dr. Peter DeBlieux, the Chief Medical Officer for University Medical Center, talks with Mayor Mitch Landrieu, the New Orleans Health Department , local public safety agencies, along with community partners during a discussion on the opioid epidemic at University Medical Center in New Orleans, La.

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  8. LPB plans 'Art of Food!' event on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Contemporary artist Jacqueline Bishop, of New Orleans, and chef Phillip Lopez, of Restaurant Root in New Orleans, combine forces for "The Art of Food!" at 6 p.m. Sunday at the Louisiana Public Broadcasting Studios in Baton Rouge. The event "will challenge Lopez to interpret Bishop's work in the medium he knows best - one to which we can all relate: food," a news release says.

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  9. Letters: Vitter well-qualified for postRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Advocate

    This is in response to a recent column in The Advocate about Wendy Vitter. As a former assistant district attorney, district court judge, appellate court judge and the current district attorney, I believe Vitter possesses a very distinguished resume and would make a superb federal judge in Louisiana's Eastern District.

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  10. Treasurer candidate: Trouble filing report due to paralysisRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Advocate

    New Orleans attorney Derrick Edwards signed up as the only Democratic candidate to run for state treasurer on Wednesday, July 12, 2017, in Baton Rouge. All the major candidates for the vacant seat qualified for the Oct. 14 ballot on the opening day of the sign-up period.

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  11. New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu slammed as 'unprofessional' by U.S. Sen. John Kennedy in hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Advocate

    U.S. Sen. John Kennedy of Louisiana took shots at New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu during a high-profile Senate hearing Wednesday morning - while also offering to broker a solution to an ongoing spat between Landrieu and U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions. The Landrieu administration and the federal Justice Department have been at loggerheads over the New Orleans Police Department's degree of cooperation with federal immigration agents.

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  12. Criminal justice reform is subject of Symposium for Systemic ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Advocate

    Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans' Cornerstone Builders hosts its annual Symposium for Systemic Change from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Friday at the Tracy Center, 1800 S. Acadian Thruway. This year's symposium brings together religious leaders, criminal justice officials, formerly jailed and imprisoned people, university students and community members to discuss criminal justice reform.

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  13. Denham Springs author, "Bone Lady" write book on cemeteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Advocate

    A Louisiana Sea Grant supported book will debut Oct. 28 at the Louisiana Book Festival. "Fragile Grounds, Louisiana's Endangered Cemeteries," published by University Press of Mississippi in partnership with Louisiana Sea Grant, is part of the America's Third Coast book series.

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  14. WWL-TV: Library security guard shot in back Tuesday night in Bywater, in critical conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Advocate

    A man suffered an apparent gunshot wound to the back Tuesday evening in the 900 block of Alvar Street by Bywater, according to New Orleans police. A man suffered an apparent gunshot wound to the back Tuesday evening in the 900 block of Alvar Street by Bywater, according to New Orleans police.

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  15. Rare bourbon hunters polish off "the dusties," break open collections ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Advocate

    Photo by Rush Jagoe -- Whiskey pours come in 1- and 2-ounce servings, with no penalty for trying the smaller size. Photo provided -- The bourbon-centric bar Barrel Proof at 1201 Magazine offers high-end, as well as budget-friendly spirits.

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  16. Dan Fagan: As crime looms, area Democrats ditherRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Advocate

    It was the year 1870 - the last time a Republican took over as mayor of New Orleans. Next month, we will see yet another Democrat elected to run city hall.

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  17. New Orleans man said he hoped to be 'resurrected' after killing infant daughter, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Advocate

    The Bywater man suspected of fatally stabbing his 18-month-old daughter early Tuesday told police that he let her bleed out for hours after repeatedly stabbing her in the heart with a serrated kitchen knife, according to an arrest warrant. Police said in the warrant that Mark Selassie Hambrick, 45, told him he killed his daughter because "God told him to murder his child so the state of Louisiana can kill him so he can be resurrected."

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  18. Lawsuit targets New Orleans DA's Office over 'fake subpoenas,' material witness warrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Advocate

    Orleans Parish District Attorney Leon A. Cannizzaro, Jr., responds loudly as New Orleans Councilmember-At-Large Jason Williams drills him about the use of fake subpoenas and the jailing of witness that had not committed a crime during a budget hearing for the DA's office in City Council Cambers at City Hall in New Orleans, La. Wednesday, Sept.

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  19. Lanny Keller: Only a few lessons in primary returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Advocate

    From left, former State Rep. John Schroder, of Covington, former Commissioner of Administration Angele Davis, of Baton Rouge, and State Sen. Neil Riser, of Columbia, stand for picture after the event. The Press Club of Baton Rouge hosted three of the four candidates for the office of Louisiana Treasurer Monday Sept.

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  20. Saints bring back former special teams captain Michael MautiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Advocate

    New Orleans Saints linebacker Michael Mauti takes a break during training camp Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, at the Sports Performance Center in Metairie. New Orleans Saints outside linebacker Michael Mauti closes in on Baltimore Ravens running back Bobby Rainey during the first quarter on Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

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