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  1. Mike Yenni agrees to suspend appearances at Jefferson Parish schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | NOLA.com

    ... Coroner Gerry Cvitanovich, Sheriff Newell Normand and three Kenner City Council members, and the entire Westwego City Council have also urged Yenni to resign. "I am not going to burden you with my personal challenge," Yenni writes in the letter to ...

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  2. Westwego calls for Mike Yenni's resignation amid sexting scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Westwego City Council unanimously voted Monday to call for Mike Yenni's resignation after the Jefferson Parish president refused to step down following a meeting with his top aides. The Westwego City Council unanimously voted to call for Mike Yenni's resignation after the Jefferson Parish president refused to step down hours earlier.

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  3. Gretna police chief says safety is key to successful Heritage FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | NOLA.com

    ... Police Department is pleased to accept the assistance of officers from Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Department, Westwego Police, Plaquemines Parish Police, Lafitte Police and Jefferson Parish 1st Justice District Constable Jonathon Liberto," ...

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  4. Metairie's St. Clement of Rome honors police parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | NOLA.com

    ... officers whose children attend the school. Ten parents were honored for serving from the sheriff's office to the Westwego Police Department. While Macaluso's first graders and the other students waited for the assembly to begin, members of the ...

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  5. Man pleads guilty in slaying of Gretna cab driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | NOLA.com

    ... things didn't go as they planned, investigators have said. Helmer later died of his injuries. Jonah Brown, 19, of Westwego, is awaiting trial on charges of second-degree murder, conspiracy to commit armed robbery and conspiracy to obstruct justice ...

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  6. St. Charles Parish Alligator Festival draws 20,000 to LulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | NOLA.com

    ... boiling bags and the Crappie Psychic, creator of lures no fish can resist. Miss Mona is a psychic reader from Westwego who has been at the Alligator Festival for decades. Miss Mona's psychic mother and daughter team both give readings. The "cast ...

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  7. Gov. Edwards files lawsuit against AG Jeff LandryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... law and the wrong side of history on this matter." @WAFB pic.twitter.com/6NuhN25ITd Senate President John Alario, R-Westwego, agrees with the governor, believing he will be successful when the case goes to court. Alario voted against the ...

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  8. $515,000 Westwego levee lift planned for OctoberRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2016 | NOLA.com

    In this map, officials detail the work required to lift the levee system in Westwego near Bayou Segnette. Starting in October, the hurricane levee in Westwego near Bayou Segnette will be raised by average of two feet at a cost of almost $515,000.

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  9. Gov. John Bel Edwards says he'll sue AG Jeff Landry over LGBT protectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    ... Landry said in a press conference of his own Friday. In an interview Friday, Senate President John Alario, R-Westwego, sided with the governor. The Senate President has personally voted against such LGBT protections as a member of the Legislature, ...

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  10. Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry rejects contracts that include workplace protectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG - State officials participate in a "Moment of Unity" memorial ceremony in June for the Orlando shooting victims in Memorial Hall at the State Capital building after last week's deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history. House Speaker Taylor Barras, R-New Iberia, center, clasps hands with Senate President John Alario, R-Westwego, to his right, and Gov. John Bel Edwards, to his left, during the closing prayer.

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  11. John Bel Edwards hails Delgado's manufacturing training centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    Gov. John Bel Edwards, lawmakers and Jefferson Parish business leaders celebrated the coming Delgado Community College advanced manufacturing center at its River City campus near Westwego not just as a standout investment in the squeezed public education system but a tool to turbocharge private industry. "Delgado means money for this parish," Jefferson Parish Economic Development Commission president Jerry Bologna said at the event Thursday .

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  12. Louisiana's share of flood recovery costs could heap new budget shortfalls on the stateRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2016 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    ... for the deals, which could help cut the state's costs and shrink the budget gap. Senate President John Alario, R-Westwego, said he's looking at whether Louisiana can tap into its "rainy day" fund, which contains $359 million. But he's not certain ...

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  13. How big is Louisiana's budget deficit? Figure expected to be released in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | The Advocate

    House Speaker Taylor Barras, R-New Iberia, from left, Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne, Senate President John Alario, R-Westwego, and Patrick Goldsmith, director of the state House Fiscal Division, speak ahead of a meeting of the Revenue Estimating Conference, on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016, in Baton Rouge, La.

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  14. Video: Gretna officer shown kicking handcuffed suspect on ground; officer arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... there for 18 months and was never the subject of a previous complaint there. Wallow had previously served with the Westwego Police Department, according to Westwego Lt. Eric Orlando, but he resigned there to begin working in Gretna in 2015. In ...

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  15. Louisiana legislators won't intervene in Landry, Edwards budget disputeRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2016 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    ... "You're a pretty smart guy. You can get together with them and make this work," Senate President John Alario, R-Westwego, told Landry. The dispute is the latest in a series of clashes between the Republican attorney general and Democratic governor ...

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  16. $75 million Entergy project to improve West Bank serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    In this image, several Entergy trucks can be seen. The company's $75 million project project will improve the transmission grid to aid Entergy's $655 million Ninemile natural gas power plant in Westwego.

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  17. Westwego to vote on $4 recycling fee in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Workers for Progressive Waste Solutions deliver new recycle bins in Jefferson Parish on Wednesday, May 30, 2012. Westwego voters will decide March 25 whether to impose on a $4 monthly fee on households to pay for curbside garbage recycling.

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  18. Westbank Heritage Festival brings music between holiday weekend rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | NOLA.com

    3, at the Alario Center near Westwego. The Westbank Heritage Festival dodged rainy and inclement weather Labor Day weekend, but the festivalgoers still got a good dose of live music and an array of New Orleans-style food.

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  19. Vendors hid under tables for cover as strong winds, torrential...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    The second annual Westbank Heritage Festival in Westwego was delayed Sunday when torrential downpours nearly cancelled the family-friendly event. "We had bad weather.

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  20. Rain doesn't stop weekend festivals, entertainment across southeast LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    The second annual Westbank Heritage Festival in Westwego was delayed Sunday when torrential downpours nearly cancelled the family-friendly event. RAIN WAS JUST A SMALL HICCUP IN THEIR PLANS.

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