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  1. Port Sulphur men wanted in Venice robbery and stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Ryan Keith Riley, 30 , and Vincent Turner Jr., 31, are suspected of robbing a 51-year-old man of $70 and his cell phone before stabbing him in the stomach in Venice Thursday night , according to the Plaquemines Parish Sheriff's Office. Two Port Sulphur men are wanted in connection with the stabbing and robbery of a 51-year-old man in Venice Thursday night , according to the Plaquemines Parish Sheriff's Office.

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  2. Deepwater Horizon settlements mean millions for politically connected law firms, website reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NOLA.com

    Fireboats try to extinguish the blaze on the Deepwater Horizon oil rig south of Venice after the rig exploded, leading to one of the worst maritime oil spill in history, on April 21, 2010. (Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com Law firms with political players on their staff stand to take in millions in fees from cities and towns that collected damages from BP to settle claims from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, reports the law industry news site The Louisiana Record .

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  3. On Native GroundGETTING to Zero: Imagine a World Without Nuclear WeaponsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | American Reporter

    As the oil seeps from the capsized carcass of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig 52 miles off Venice, La., and the bdies of 11 workers remain undiscovered in the Gulf of Mexico, the incredible stupidity of recent White House approval for drilling off the coast of Florida is dramatized in a way nothing else can. Hey, can we get a burning, sinking, polluting and deadly oil rig right off Florida? What a great tourist attraction that would be! And you get free oil, too - 1,000 barrels a day is leaking from the wellhead and liming across the Gulf, headed for Florida today.

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  4. Sportsman Channel Hosts Labor Day 'Brotherhood Outdoors' MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | AmmoLand

    ... all in three-days work for Eric Patrick, a union electrical worker (IBEW Local 196) for his dream fishing trip to Venice, Louisiana. 6:00 p.m. Michael McShane, an IAFF fire fighter, travels from the Maine woods to the Arizona desert to meet Daniel ...

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  5. Megaport on Mississippi River plans $25 million first phaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... billion project. The megaport is planned for 2,250 acres three miles off the coast of Plaquemines Parish, south of Venice. Approval from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Coast Guard is necessary to begin construction, and developers say they ...

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  6. Offshore megaport near mouth of Mississippi plans $25 million first phaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | NOLA.com

    ... management team. LIGTT is planned for 2,250 acres three miles off the coast of Plaquemines Parish, 20 miles south of Venice. Approval from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Coast Guard is necessary to begin construction of the offshore structure, ...

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  7. Mega port to employ thousands in Plaquemines ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... International Deep Water Gulf Transfer Terminal and will be built 3 miles off the coast of Plaquemines Parish near Venice. "It's going to be a monumental impact on the entire region," said Plaquemines Parish President Amos Cormier. "Not just for ...

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  8. High rivers change fishing landscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Advocate

    ... two of the country's hottest freshwater fishing spots. Most in-state anglers don't put the Atchafalaya Spillway and Venice's freshwater runs on the national bass-fishing map, but consider Mike Iaconelli won a Bassmaster Classic by making the near ...

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  9. Union Sportsmen's Alliance and The Sportsman Channel to Host Labor Day MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | AmmoLand

    ... seats. Electrical worker (IBEW Local 196), Eric Patrick is surprised with a fishing trip he could only dream of to Venice, Louisiana, where he casts for cobia, red snapper, redfish, trout and tuna both off-shore and from a kayak. Firefighter (IAFF ...

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  10. Saba Douglas-Hamilton: My life in travelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Independent

    ... is also blessed with fantastic chai and chapatis - thanks to the spice trade. It's called CafA Gratitude in Venice, LA, and it's unbelievably imaginative and absolutely delicious. You have to say hilarious affirmations while you eat such as "I ...

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  11. Free SoulCycle Class in Manhattan Beach; Buck Mason Opening in Venice; MoreRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Racked

    ... and Kilo Kish . Haven't got tickets yet for Saturday's show? No worries, the pop-up will also have some on-hand. VENICE -LA brand Buck Mason is bringing their effortless menswear to the west side with a brand new storefront (1638 Abbot Kinney ...

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  12. Definitely dialed in on the swordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Louisiana Sportsman

    Pretty much every charter captain out of Venice that is trying for the daytime swords, is walking them! It's one of the most exciting fish to land! Also they are one of the most delicious Fish to eat!! I got me a good one the other day, and haven't tried sence! The big yellowfin and blackfin tunas have showed up very close in! I haven't posted in a while because I have been extremely busy, charter fishing! Safaribluecharters.com is now offering inshore fishing, we have a whole fleet of inshore and offshore boats. Also right now we are offering a END OF THE SUMMER SALE!! On all inshore/offshore charters! Like us on Facebook for the discount Safari Blue Charters, and look us up online to book a charter! Safaribluecharters.com Capt.

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  13. MomentumUNDERSTANDING SARAHRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | American Reporter

    As the oil seeps from the capsized carcass of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig 52 miles off Venice, La., and the bdies of 11 workers remain undiscovered in the Gulf of Mexico, the incredible stupidity of recent White House approval for drilling off the coast of Florida is dramatized in a way nothing else can. Hey, can we get a burning, sinking, polluting and deadly oil rig right off Florida? What a great tourist attraction that would be! And you get free oil, too - 1,000 barrels a day is leaking from the wellhead and liming across the Gulf, headed for Florida today.

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  14. MomentumUNDERSTANDING SARAHRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | American Reporter

    As the oil seeps from the capsized carcass of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig 52 miles off Venice, La., and the bdies of 11 workers remain undiscovered in the Gulf of Mexico, the incredible stupidity of recent White House approval for drilling off the coast of Florida is dramatized in a way nothing else can. Hey, can we get a burning, sinking, polluting and deadly oil rig right off Florida? What a great tourist attraction that would be! And you get free oil, too - 1,000 barrels a day is leaking from the wellhead and liming across the Gulf, headed for Florida today.

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  15. Lighting Design Basics -- Ambient, Task and Accent LightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Switched

    ... (ambient, task and accent) in your home you will create a perfectly lit space. Hotel Erwin in Santa Monica and Venice, LA PAINT ONE WALL: Adding a dose of color to one of your bedroom's walls makes a bold, bright statement -- and is easier to switch ...

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  16. MomentumUNDERSTANDING SARAHRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 16 | American Reporter

    As the oil seeps from the capsized carcass of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig 52 miles off Venice, La., and the bdies of 11 workers remain undiscovered in the Gulf of Mexico, the incredible stupidity of recent White House approval for drilling off the coast of Florida is dramatized in a way nothing else can. Hey, can we get a burning, sinking, polluting and deadly oil rig right off Florida? What a great tourist attraction that would be! And you get free oil, too - 1,000 barrels a day is leaking from the wellhead and liming across the Gulf, headed for Florida today.

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  17. Ling Lessons: Catch more lemonfish with these tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Louisiana Sportsman

    ... of the trade. Capt. Sonny Schindler tosses chum into the water to attract big fish in the Gulf of Mexico south of Venice. With the motor idling to keep the boat in position against the running tide, the captain nosed toward a small oil-field ...

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  18. MomentumUNDERSTANDING SARAHRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | American Reporter

    As the oil seeps from the capsized carcass of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig 52 miles off Venice, La., and the bdies of 11 workers remain undiscovered in the Gulf of Mexico, the incredible stupidity of recent White House approval for drilling off the coast of Florida is dramatized in a way nothing else can. Hey, can we get a burning, sinking, polluting and deadly oil rig right off Florida? What a great tourist attraction that would be! And you get free oil, too - 1,000 barrels a day is leaking from the wellhead and liming across the Gulf, headed for Florida today.

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  19. Bikers wrap up 2,100-mile ride to erase stigma of mental illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Star Tribune

    A dozen or so friends and supporters climbed on their bicycles and accompanied Lakeville banker Tom Mork and his three companions Thursday on the final leg of their 2,100 mile ride to raise awareness of mental illness and raise money for the Minnesota chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness . The riders leisurely pedaled about 70 miles from Walker, Minn., to Lake Itasca, the headwaters of the Mississippi River, marking 28 days on the bike saddles for the four who made the whole trip from Venice, La., to northern Minnesota.

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  20. Shrimpers decry low pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | The Advocate

    Associated Press photo by CAIN BURDEAU -- Henry Hess, right, and Trae Cooper, both shrimpers from Venice, protest with other shrimpers outside the Hilton Riverside Hotel in New Orleans Wednesday, Dozens of Louisiana shrimpers - ranging from Vietnamese-Americans to Cajun fishermen - rallied Wednesday in downtown New Orleans to bewail low prices, farm-raised shrimp imports and other woes in their industry. Shrimpers spoke out at a meeting of the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, a body of industry and government representatives that regulates fishing in the Gulf of Mexico.

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