Advertiser Bulletin: Santa is coming to Magazine Street! Don’t Get Malled!

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  The holiday season has arrived, and Magazine Street has all that you need for decorating, shopping, pampering and entertaining. From the CBD to Audubon Park, New Orleans’ historic Magazine Street offers six miles of shopping, dining, art, activities and entertainment for all ages! This year, Merriment on Magazine runs from the day after Thanksgiving [...]

The Church of Our Lady of Good Counsel presents ‘A Garden District Christmas Concert’

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The Church of Our Lady of Good Counsel, located at 1307 Louisiana Avenue, presents “A Garden District Christmas Concert 2016” on “Gaudete” Sunday, December 11. The concert begins at 4 p.m. and will feature The Good Shepherd Choir and a mixed repertoire of familiar and unfamiliar music. Though the concert is free to attend, free-will donations [...]

Orleans Parish senior centers co-host celebration of The Older Adults Cookbook Project

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Senior centers across Orleans Parish have contributed to The Older Adults Cookbook Project celebration entitled “A Lifetime of Delicious Memories”. The celebration will be held on Friday, December 9, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Carrollton-Hollygrove Senior Center, located at 3300 Hamilton Street. The event will feature an opening welcome, “Tales from the Dish”, in which seniors [...]

Sponsored: Christmas at the Movies with New Orleans Volunteer Orchestra

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This Saturday, join the full orchestra and choir for a concert of your favorite Christmas Movie Music! The night will feature special guest celebrity John “Spud” McConnell and selections from Polar Express, Home Alone, The Nightmare Before Christmas, and more! Saturday, December 10th 7:30pmSt. Charles Ave Baptist Church 7100 Saint Charles Ave. @ Broadway St. [...]

Owen Courreges: Where are the charges for the man who killed Joe McKnight?

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Personally, I’ve never been one to armchair quarterback murder investigations or second-guess police when their actions could be described as “restrained.” I’m not a cop and I have no law enforcement training. My relevant expertise as an attorney is limited to simply whether police are operating within the law, and that’s a limited scope. However, [...]

Burglary suspect wears “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” shirt, police say

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New Orleans police are looking for a real-life Grinch this holiday season after a would-be burglar wearing the Christmas-stealing character on his T-shirt was caught on surveillance video last week trying to break into a Baronne Street home, authorities said. The suspect, who appears to be in his late teens, was caught on security camera [...]

Woman charged with murder in Jackson Avenue shooting; suspect identified in Foucher Street killing

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Homicide detectives have arrested one woman on a murder charge in a fatal October shooting on Jackson Avenue, and they have identified a suspect in a November killing on Foucher Street, New Orleans police said. Nicole Williams, 41, was arrested Thursday on a charge of second-degree murder in the Oct. 15 shooting death of Charmaine [...]

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