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  1. Project Lazarus Bon Appetit: a progressive dinner with a purposeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NOLA.com

    Now in its 10th year, Project Lazarus Bon Appetit shows no signs of slowing down. A progressive dinner that ends with a dessert party, this year's benefit, chaired by Gary Schiro on Sept.

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  2. New Orleans inspector general to retire next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | NOLA.com

    Ed Quatrevaux will retire next month at the end of his term as the inspector general for the city of New Orleans, his office said in a statement Monday . Ed Quatrevaux will retire next month at the end of his term as the inspector general for the city of New Orleans, his office said in a statement Monday .

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  3. Slidell man found guilty of molesting 8-year-old girl in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | NOLA.com

    A St. Tammany Parish jury found a Slidell man guilty of molesting an 8-year-old girl in 2014, the North Shore district attorney 's office said Wednesday . Latroy O. Simmons, 26, will face a sentence of 25 to 99 years in prison when he appears for a Nov. 2 sentencing hearing before state District Judge Reginald Badeaux in Covington, DA Warren Montgomery 's office said in a news release.

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  4. 'E.T.' and 'Beauty and the Beast' return, topping this week's movie eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | NOLA.com

    Thirty-five years ago, Steven Spielberg's "E.T." became a box-office sensation. This coming week, it returns to theaters for a limited engagement, as TCM Big Screen Classics presents a restored print to mark its anniversary.

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  5. Tango opera casts surreal spell on audienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | NOLA.com

    The year was 1968, when " Maria de Buenos Aires, a Tango Opera" premiered at the Sala Planeta in Buenos Aires. The plot centered on Maria, who was a prostitute that was killed, then came back to haunt the area where she once lived and worked.

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  6. An idea is born: The conception of New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 10 | NOLA.com

    Cities are rarely birthed neatly. Many began gradually as spontaneous aggregations of humanity attracted to convenient geographies, such as portages or river confluences, only later attaining municipal administration and permanent infrastructure.

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  7. Hodges Gardens State Park in Sabine Parish to shut down because of budget woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | NOLA.com

    The financially-strapped Louisiana public parks system will suffer a casualty with the upcoming closure of the Hodges Gardens in Sabine Parish. The Louisiana State Parks Office announced the 700-acre park in west central Louisiana will revert to the A.J. and Nona Triggs Hodges Foundation on Oct. 1. Robert Barham, director of state parks and historical sites, said Hodges Gardens has fallen into disrepair because of state budget woes.

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  8. After Katrina, Houston embraced us. Now, it's our turn: OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | NOLA.com

    Twelve years ago, when hundreds of thousands of New Orleanians were forced out of their homes for weeks by broken levees, Houston opened its arms. In an editorial Monday, The Dallas Morning News offered a reminder of just how much the Space City did to help us after Hurricane Katrina .

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  9. Nine busted shrimping before season, LDWF saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | NOLA.com

    At last week's regular monthly meeting of the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission, the vast majority of shrimpers in attendance argued vociferously for a late opening to the 2017 inshore fall shrimp season, hoping the extra days would give the crustaceans more time to grow. The commission ultimately set the opener for Aug. 18, but nine shrimpers just couldn't wait that long, according to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.

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  10. Ochsner to open a new center for children with disabilities in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Ochsner Health System is opening a new center at its Jefferson Highway campus dedicated to treating children with a range of physical, neuro-cognitive and behavioral disabilities, from spina bifida to cerebral palsy, autism to ADHD. The first phase of the development is expected to open in early 2018.

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  11. Baton Rouge pretrial program 'extorts' from defendants, lawsuit claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | NOLA.com

    A racketeering lawsuit filed Monday, July 31, 2017, claims a Baton Rouge pretrial supervision company holds inmates for what amounts to ransom even after they've paid their bond. (Robert Rhoden, NOLA.com A racketeering lawsuit filed Monday, July 31, 2017, claims a Baton Rouge pretrial supervision company holds inmates for what amounts to ransom even after they've paid their bond.

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  12. Edwin Edwards' 90th birthday bash attracts current governor, notable sponsorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Former Gov. Edwin Edwards is turning 90 next week. A 500-person birthday is being thrown for him in Baton Rouge, with tickets going for $250 each.

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  13. Penn Club of Louisiana welcomes newcomers, sends off studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | NOLA.com

    While Benjamin Franklin may be, alas, best known for his visage on the $100 bill, his role in founding University of Pennsylvania in 1740 may be less apparent to some, but still an important facet of a career that included inventor, diplomat and founding father, as a few of his other accomplishments. The Ivy League school, which Franklin founded to educate the public and not just the clergy, which Harvard, and William and Mary did at that time -- is a draw for students from Louisiana, and the Penn Club of Louisiana .

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  14. Four North Shore artists to show at the Ogden for Louisiana Contemporary showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | NOLA.com

    I was recently told that any day an artist is invited to show his or her work in a museum is a good day. That good day has come for four North Shore artists, whose work soon will be on display at The Ogden Museum of Southern Art.

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  15. Bodies found in Covington area trailer showed no trauma: CoronerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | NOLA.com

    The entrance to the Oak Villa mobile home park off Ronald Reagan Highway near Covington. St. Tammany Parish authorities said two bodies were found in the trailer park on Monday.

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  16. Top 20 Prep Football Teams to Watch in 2017: No. 8 St. Paul's WolvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | NOLA.com

    It is that time of year when we begin to shift our focus to the gridiron, and in doing so, we have put together our NOLA.com The Times-Picayune Top 20 teams to watch heading into the 2017 season. The list is an overall group, regardless of classification.

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  17. Newell Normand 'continues to be a wonderful friend,' John Bel Edwards saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Gov. John Bel Edwards, a Democrat, called Republican Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand a "wonderful friend" upon hearing about Normand's decision to retire. Gov. John Bel Edwards, a Democrat, called Republican Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand a "wonderful friend" upon hearing about Normand's decision to retire.

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  18. Four bestowed with Father of the Year Awards by Diabetes Association and Father's Day CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Father's Day may have been two days away, but the American Diabetes Association and Father's Day Council celebrated it on June 16 at the Father of the Year Awards at Phelps Dunbar. Four were named for 2017: Boysie Bollinger, Ronnie V. Burns Sr., Dr. Norman C. Francis, and Robert J. Fritscher .

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  19. Teens booked in rash of North Shore vehicle burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | NOLA.com

    The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office said it had made arrests in connection with a recent rash of vehicle burglaries. The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office said it had made arrests in connection with a recent rash of vehicle burglaries.

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  20. Georgia fugitive captured in St. John ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Louisiana State Police apprehended a Georgia man Friday night who has been at large since December. Samuel Robert Watkins, 25, of Savannah was arrested in St. John the Baptist Parish.

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