Two men were killed on the night of Thursday, November 21, according to NOPD. A 41-year-old man was shot in the 1000 block of Loyola Avenue, around 8:35 p.m. A 34-year-old man was in a home in the 1700 block of Reynes Street when he was shot around 10 p.m.
More Fringe, a benefit concert with En Vogue, the Commdores, and Bill Cosby, and a books n' booze crawl are happening this Friday. On this day in 1886, 30 black people were murdered and another 100 injured in the Thibodaux Massacre. Now, more to do this Friday.
There's a huge difference between the Atlanta Falcons that showed up during Week 1 against the Saints and for most of the rest of the season. After Thursday night's performance, the Falcons appear to have "Saints form," a sharper level of play that appears when Black and Gold are on the opposing uniform. Nevertheless, the Saints were able to escape the Georgia Dome with a tight 17-13 win to close out the 2013 chapter of the rivalry. In the two Saints wins, the teams were separated by a mere 7 points.
In this round of NOLA Defender's 2013 Fringe Fest reviews, puppets cover history and mythology takes to the aerials.
Habana Outpost will head back to the Vieux Carre Commission once again. The much-debated restaurant plans for the corner of Esplanade and N. Rampart St. were on the New Orleans City Council's agenda Thursday, but the city's top legislative body kicked the matter back to the VCC.