New Orleans to Host “Rock n Roll” All-Star Musical Fundraiser for New Orleans Police Department Officer John Passaro on April 17th at Generations Hall NOPD news release: (New Orleans) – Local community leaders are hosting a major fundraising event at Generations Hall on Wednesday, April 17 for NOPD Officer John Passaro who was severely injured […]
People wonder why we mention these sobriety checkpoints. Here’s why: The NOPD is required by the Louisiana Supreme Court to send out a public advisory. Here it is, straight from the police. The New Orleans Police Department’s Traffic Division will conduct a sobriety checkpoint, in Orleans Parish, on Friday March 8, 2013, beginning at approximately […]
A precautionary boil water advisory has been issued for all of the East Bank of Orleans Parish. Sewerage & Water Board officials are still determining the cause of a loss of water pressure at the S&WB Power Plant. S&WB is recommending that customers boil their water for one minute and let it cool down prior […]
I’m moderating a “State of the Print Media” Forum tonight from 6-9 at the De La Salle High School cafeteria. The public is invited. The panel discussion is sponsored by The Press Club of New Orleans. Panelists include James O’Byrne, director of state content for NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune; Carl Redman, executive editor of The Advocate; Greg […]
The Press Club of New Orleans held its annual awards ceremony Saturday night at Harrah’s Casino and WDSU did very well. My colleague and 10 p.m. co-anchor Norman Robinson was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award. He delivered a fantastic acceptance speech and WDSU reporter Heath Allen did a great job introducing him. I was […]
More than 250,000 Internet users worldwide could lose their ability to get online Monday. Some nasty Malware is about to emerge…and many don’t know their computer is infected. To check whether a computer is infected, go to http://www.dcwg.org.
My open letter to the people of Wisconsin: Dear Wisconsinites, I had a chance to spend time in your great state last September. I was in Green Bay for the Saints/Packers season-opener and was very impressed with your hospitality. But I did, in fact, leave. I’ve only been in your state one other time, and that […]
Here’s the release from the NOPD dealing with schedule changes for some Saturday parades: NOMTOC will now roll on the East Bank on Sunday at 9am along the traditional Uptown route. Iris will kick off at 10am on Sunday along its traditional route. Tucks will parade at 3pm on Monday along its traditional route. Endymion […]