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  1. Adrian Peterson focused on fitting in with New Orleans SaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | New Orleans Saints

    addressed the New Orleans media corps following Tuesday's minicamp, the first time he met with the massive group as a Saint. The former league MVP spoke for more than a dozen minutes on a host of subjects - with occasional interruptions from roaring ...

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  2. Walter S. Maestri III, former Jefferson Parish emergency manager, dies at 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... Pam" exercise in 2004 and 2005, which led to the use of "contraflow" to speed those evacuees out of the New Orleans area on all lanes of Interstate 10 to the east and west. After Katrina, he also remembered that Pam -- a made-up Category 5 storm ...

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  3. Amite Vietnam veteran wins $357,000 lotto in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Lottery Monroe Sales Representative Brandton Hankton presents Petro Save Clerk Aretha with a large check for the store's one-time selling bonus. The store received the bonus after selling the winning lottery numbers to Sherman Washington III on June 3, 2017.

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  4. Remembering when New Orleans' Blue Room was red hotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | NOLA.com

    The Times-Picayune is marking the tricentennial of New Orleans with its ongoing 300 for 300 project, running through 2018 and highlighting the moments and people that connect and inspire us. Today, the series continues with the opening of the swank Blue Room at the Roosevelt Hotel.

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  5. Kermit Ruffins & the BBQ SwingersRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2017 | WWOZ

    ... "Back O' Town" neighborhood that borders the infamous Storyville red-light district. As Jazz became one of New Orleans' greatest exports, this block of South Rampart, also known as "The Ramp," was a teeming commercial district that included the ...

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  6. What will New Orleans transit look like in 20 years? RTA is developing a planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Maybe the bus routes in New Orleans don't take you where you need to go. Maybe you're frustrated with buses being late.

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  7. Killer horn-driven party band The California Honeydrops bring their...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | New Times SLO

    ... beat The California Honeydrops for sheer entertainment value. Mixing R&B, funk, Southern soul, Delta blues, and New Orleans second-line sounds, the Honeydrops are an infectiously engaging dance band that will have you on your feet. Take their tune ...

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  8. Mason Ruffner BandRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2017 | WWOZ

    ... "Back O' Town" neighborhood that borders the infamous Storyville red-light district. As Jazz became one of New Orleans' greatest exports, this block of South Rampart, also known as "The Ramp," was a teeming commercial district that included the ...

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  9. Evan Christopher takes a traditional instrument into new territoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Charleston City Paper

    There are those who hear a clarinet and, no matter how virtuosic the playing, assign it to throwback status, back with ragtime or other forms of New Orleans music that have faded into novelty or nostalgia. But not Evan Christopher.

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  10. Kenner moves toward possible Uber vs. cabs fare warRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... approved the vehicle for hire ordinance, which included increased TNC passenger pickup fees from the airport to New Orleans and set rates for airport bound trips within Kenner. The ordinance was adopted at the June 1 council meeting despite ...

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  11. Look inside: Historic Pythian building in downtown New Orleans renovatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... being rented -- 25 set aside at lower income-adjusted rates for residents earning roughly $30,000 to $70,000 in New Orleans. A Pythian Market with 19 food vendors on the street level is under construction and expected to open in November. Each ...

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  12. Charlie MillerRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2017 | WWOZ

    ... "Back O' Town" neighborhood that borders the infamous Storyville red-light district. As Jazz became one of New Orleans' greatest exports, this block of South Rampart, also known as "The Ramp," was a teeming commercial district that included the ...

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  13. Watch Chloe And Halle Perform Amazing Rendition Of 'Strange Fruit' At ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Essence Magazine

    ... hloe and Halle light up the stage, alongside some of the biggest names in music, at the 2017 ESSENCE Festival in New Orleans this July.

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  14. The Diaz TrioRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2017 | WWOZ

    ... "Back O' Town" neighborhood that borders the infamous Storyville red-light district. As Jazz became one of New Orleans' greatest exports, this block of South Rampart, also known as "The Ramp," was a teeming commercial district that included the ...

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  15. Leroy Jones QuintetRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2017 | WWOZ

    ... "Back O' Town" neighborhood that borders the infamous Storyville red-light district. As Jazz became one of New Orleans' greatest exports, this block of South Rampart, also known as "The Ramp," was a teeming commercial district that included the ...

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  16. Kenner council's vote on regulations for Uber & Lyft cause the mayor to get involvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    In a designated lot across from Louis Armstrong International Airport taxis share space with Uber drivers. But a new ordinance passed by the Kenner City Council designed to regulate ride-sharing companies also known as "Transportation Network Companies" is not sitting well with Uber, Lyft, or the City of New Orleans, which owns the airport located in another parish.

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  17. Hilton, Live Nation And Spotify Team Up To Show 'Music Happens Here'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Forbes.com

    MAY 13: In this handout photo provided by Live Nation, Aloe Blacc performs to celebrate travel through the Hilton Honors' program Music Happens Here, exclusively for Honors members on May 13, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Name the most powerful companies in music and names like Spotify, Apple, Facebook, Live Nation and Goldenvoice come to mind.

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  18. Nyc's Hot Jazz Jumpers To Headline Eventures Divine Production 'a Night in New Orleans'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | PR Log

    ... invites those eager for a multi-sensory experience to bring their "passports" for a journey to the festive New Orleans of the 1920s. For a party to qualify as "extraordinary," great food and great entertainment are a must, of course - and like a ...

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  19. Kevin Black's SWING! SWING! SWING! Returns to Stage Door TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the ever-popular venue's Theatre 2, and run through July 30th. "Swing music has its roots in Jazz, beginning in New Orleans and Kansas City then eventually moving its way across the nation." Black explained last October. "Once it reached New York ...

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  20. Kenner council passes ordinance that Uber, Lyft say might force them to leave townRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2017 | The Advocate

    ... no other jurisdiction in the country requires his firm's drivers to have an occupational license. He pointed to New Orleans, which allows Uber to have a single occupational license that covers all the drivers. Another debate arose over a provision ...

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