Orleans Parish 2014 parade schedule

Mardi Gras parade schedule covers January 6 – March 4.

Boil Water Advisory for East Bank of Orleans Parish

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 […]

10-Time DWI Offender (Part 4)

Intense School Control Fight

Passion ignited Thursday night at McDonogh 35 in Treme.  A town hall-style meeting with the State Board of Education produced fireworks for more than three hours. More than 1,000 people were crammed inside the auditorium and another 200 or so were stuck outside when the fire marshal ordered the gates locked. I had my own […]