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  1. Things to do in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cost Engineering

    If you have some extra time in New Orleans, you will want to get out and explore this city! Go to the New Orleans & Company website for a current list of activities and a comprehensive look at what all New Orleans has to offer. Here are a few of the highlights as recommended by the Headquarters staff: Jackson Square -Located on Decatur Street, between the Jax Brewery Shopping Mall and the French Market, in front of the St. Louis Cathedral, Jackson Square earns it name for one of three bronze statues of Andrew Jackson located in the center of the square.

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  2. New Orleans and Company Launches 14th Annual COOLinary New Orleans...Read the original story

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    New Orleans & Company announces the line-up of restaurants for its 14th annual COOLinary New Orleans Restaurant Month, offering special two- and three-course lunch menus for $20 or less, three-course dinner menus for $39 or less and three-course brunch menus for $39 or less, available August 1-31, 2018. The campaign highlights the inventive menus created by award-winning chefs specializing in the authentic cuisine of New Orleans.

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  3. Mychal Wilmes: New Orleans is a mix of profane, holyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 9 | Post-Bulletin

    The homeless man asleep on the sidewalk stirred as we walked by on a hot and humid morning in New Orleans. Similar scenes were oft repeated during our three-day stay.

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  4. 'It's time for action': New Orleans joins nationwide call ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 30 | Best of New Orleans

    Even as the heat index climbed into triple digits, a winding crowd of hundreds snaked through the French Quarter and blocked traffic to Decatur Street to call for the reunion of immigrant families and the dissolve of Immigration and Customs Enforcement . New Orleans joined a nationwide protest June 30 to reform U.S. immigration policy in the wake of reports that revealed thousands of immigrant children were separated from their families and warehoused in detention centers after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border.

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  5. On vacation with the Inland Valley Daily BulletinRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2017 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    Jess and Alice Gomez, of Pomona, recently took the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin to New Orleans. This photo was taken at Jackson Square, in the background is the Cathedral - Basilica of St. Louis, King of France.

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  6. Spain's king says his country's influence in Louisiana is often overlookedRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2018 | WAAY

    King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain spent Friday evening touring the Cabildo and Saint Louis Cathedral in Jackson Square. Both buildings were constructed in the late 1700s when Louisiana was a Spanish territory.

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  7. Photos: Cyclists promote bike safety, clean air with Naked Bike Ride through New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2018 | The Advocate

    Led by grand marshal Trixie Minx, cyclists rode through the streets of New Orleans in the nude for World Naked Bike Ride Saturday, June 9, 2018. The World Naked Bike Ride's mission is to call attention to bike safety and promote clean air by bicycling.

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  8. World Naked Bike Ride participants bare all on the streets of New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2018 | The Advocate

    A cyclist rides with "Don't Tread on Me" written on his back during the New Orleans edition of the World Naked Bike Ride, Saturday, June 9, 2018. The World Naked Bike Ride's mission is to call attention to bike safety and promote clean air by bicycling.

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  9. Entergy warns customers with tips to avoid high bills in hot weatherRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2018 | NOLA.com

    Cameron Russo, 13 cools off with a water fan at the Satchmo Summerfest on Aug. 5, 2016, in Jackson Square. (Photo by Ted Jackson, NOLA.com Soaring temperatures and typical high humidity have Entergy warning its customers to put in place some power saving tips before their summer utility bills arrive.

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  10. Novel New Orleans: Beignets, Bars, and Books in the Big EasyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2018 | Library Journal

    Historic, distinctive, and notorious, with a rich literary past and a celebratory spirit, New Orleans has a character all its own. Home to pirates and plantation owners, voodoo queens and vampires , it's no wonder this city has inspired writers for centuries.

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  11. New Orleans turns 300 and you're invited to the yearlong partyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | Post-Bulletin

    As if New Orleans needed to give visitors another reason to party, the city celebrates its 300th birthday this year. That means non-stop tricentennial events, parades, exhibits and more on top of the Big Easy's already packed calendar.

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  12. Anne Horrigan Geary: Vacation vaporsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | Berkshire Eagle

    There is a problem with taking a month-long vacation, actually more than one. Being away from home for 30 days - with someone else doing the cooking, cleaning, and laundry - can make you feel like a sailboat without a rudder, just drifting with the tide.

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  13. Wow! Hottest day in May ever recorded at New Orleans airport on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ-- Louis Landry tries to keep his cool with some portable shade provided by a towel while he blows some hot notes on his trombone as he plays for tips on Jackson Square in New Orleans, La. Wednesday, June 8, 2016.

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  14. How many tourists visited New Orleans in 2017? The answer depends on who you askRead the original story

    May 14, 2018 | NOLA.com

    Dancing to the music of Lena Prima and her band, at the Hilton Tricentennial Stage in Jackson Square during the 35th French Quarter Festival in New Orleans, La. Sunday, April 15, 2018.

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  15. New Orleans at 300: Crescent City celebrates its big birthday in styleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | USA Today

    New Orleans at 300: Crescent City celebrates its big birthday in style The perennially popular city will honor its tricentennial with a series of exhibits, parades and other events. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2rzuhtt New Orleans celebrates its 300th anniversary in 2018, and celebrations are taking part all around the city.

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  16. New Orleans celebrates 300 years with style and swaggerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | USA Today

    The Treme Brass Band plays an evening set at d.b.a New Orleans. The iconic brass band has been a New Orleans tradition bearer.

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  17. New Orleans turns 300 and you're invited to the yearlong partyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | The Virginian-Pilot

    As if New Orleans needed to give visitors another reason to party, the city celebrates its 300th birthday this year. That means non-stop tricentennial events, parades, exhibits and more on top of the Big Easy's already packed calendar.

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  18. On eve of inauguration, questions remain about Cantrell's plansRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2018 | The Advocate

    Mayor-elect LaToya Cantrell announces public safety leaders for the new administration at the Real Time Crime Monitoring Center in New Orleans, Wednesday, May 2, 2018. Cantrell has not chosen someone to take the role of Director of Public Safety & Homeland Security.

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  19. Q&A: Tav Falco on New Orleans, Alex Chilton, Panther Burns abroad,...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | Best of New Orleans

    A relatively slim round of questions to Tav Falco produced a generous deluge of anecdotes and some thoughtful meditations on the state of Tav and the world at large. Falco's latest detour through his adventurous, razor-cut path through American music, along with the "art damage" of Panther Burns and its no wave transmutations, finds him abroad in Europe, where he's lived and worked over the last decade, producing books, film, and, of course, music - his Panther Burns returns to New Orleans this weekend for two shows at d.b.a. on his 2018 "Contamination Tour."

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  20. Cantrell picks former top official for convicted Detroit mayor to head New Orleans financesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 | The Advocate

    Mayor-elect LaToya Cantrell stands while current Mayor Mitch Landrieu recognizes her achievement as the first female mayor of New Orleans. Dignitaries from around the world helped celebrate New Orleans' tricentennial anniversary during a ceremony at Jackson Square recognizing the cultural contributions of a variety of countries to the city's 300-year history in New Orleans, La., Saturday, April 21, 2018.

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