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3-alarm fire ravages house, damages neighboring homes in Harvey
The Harvey Volunteer Fire Company No. 2 was called to the scene of a burning camelback house at approximately 3:30 p.m. on Friday. When they arrived on the scene in the 2000 block of Estalote Avenue near the Harvey Canal, crews were informed all residents had safely evacuated the home.
Embark on a Culinary Journey: Harvey's Top 3 Mexican Restaurants
In this article, we explore three outstanding Mexican restaurants located in Harvey. Have you had the pleasure of visiting any of them? If so, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below:
NOPD says Crescent City Connection shooting victim has died
All lanes were shut down for just under two hours Thursday afternoon after a man was shot on the westbound side of the bridge. NOPD said the man died Friday morning.
Utility worker finds human remains in box in New Orleans, police say
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A death investigation is underway after police say human remains were found in a box in New Orleans. According to the New Orleans Police Department, the remains were discovered by a utility worker around 10 a.m. on Feb. 22 in a box next to a telephone pole in the 2600 block of Dahlia Walk., near I-10 between Franklin and Almonaster avenues.
New Orleans, Louisiana Has One of the 10 Most Dangerous Neighborhoods in America
NEW ORLEANS, La. (KPEL News) - A recent study of the most dangerous neighborhoods in the country puts Louisiana once again on the map in a negative way. The website MoneyInc. published the article The 10 Most Dangerous Neighborhoods in America earlier this month, and the City of New Orleans is not only on the list but is within the top five.
Retired New Orleans priest accused of rape may be too ill to stand trial, defense argues
The rape trial for 92-year-old Lawrence Hecker was still set for March 25, but defense attorneys said on Friday the retired priest could not stand trial.
Chief: Great progress in crime fight, but concealed carry bill will make it hard to keep people safe
The superintendent of the NOPD likes what she sees in the crime fight in the city, but not some of the efforts lawmakers are making in Baton Rouge. “We’ve been making such progress,” Superintendent Anne Kirkpatrick told WWL’s Newell Normand.
Jury finds man guilty of 2020 murder of estranged girlfriend in Metairie
A Jefferson Parish jury found a man guilty of a 2020 murder on Thursday, Feb. 22.
Where's Saffron? Agency won't share fate, health of pet opossum seized during Mardi Gras
Twelve days ago, agents of The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Department confiscated a pet opossum named Saffron during the city’s Carnival celebration. Now the marsupial's owner wants to get his hand-raised pet back, or at least find out if it’s OK. But the LWFD won’t even discuss the...
Tommy: Where to dine out this beautiful weekend
If you’re looking to dine out this weekend, our friend Ian McNulty, who covers food and dining culture for The Times Picayune | New Orleans Advocate, has some suggestions on where to dine out next.
Louisiana Restaurant Voted to Serve ‘Best French Fries’ in the State
French fries are one of America's favorite sides. They're arguably an absolutely perfect comfort food. As you've sure noticed, not all french fries are created equally. One Louisiana restaurant has been voted to have "The Best French Fries" in the State, and some of the best fries in the Country.
Missing 85-year-old New Orlean man returns home
An 85-year-old man, who was reported missing on Feb. 21, has been found.
The measle virus is in Louisiana. Should you be concerned?
Two cases of the measles have been confirmed by the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) in the Greater New Orleans area. These cases were confirmed when two patients visited a New Orleans-area emergency room. It was discovered that the patients were unvaccinated and had been exposed to the virus while visiting another...
Family of Edgar ‘Dooky’ Chase III speaks out following his death
The family of Edgar "Dooky" Chase III spoke out, highlighting his life and legacy.
Man shot by Jefferson Parish deputy at parade accused of driving while intoxicated
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office has issued an arrest warrant for a man shot by a deputy after a parade in Marrero.
Teacher accused of driving teen fugitive across state lines pleads not guilty
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A New Orleans teacher accused of helping a teen evade custody appeared in court on Fri., Feb. 23. Angela Filardo, a former teacher at Walter Cohen High School, was arrested in October 2023, accused of driving Lynell Reynolds to Texas after he escaped from an unsecured youth group home in Lake Charles. He was recaptured in San Antonio.
Support Dress for Success at these 2 Stylish Events
Celebrating 25 years, Dress for Success New Orleans (DFSNO) is gearing up for its annual SUSCO Styled for Success Luncheon on Friday, March 15. Hosted at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans, the fashion-filled afternoon will be equipped with an auction, a runway show, speeches, and more. DFSNO is a non-profit...
Two men killed in shootings earlier this week identified by New Orleans coroner
Two men who were killed in New Orleans shootings earlier this week were identified Friday by the Orleans Parish Coroner's Office as 33-year-old Shane Casmier and 22-year-old Erin Lewis. Casmier was shot dead in the 7th Ward Tuesday morning, according to the New Orleans Police Department. Police were called to...
The Buffalo Soldier Regiments of New Orleans
"The 9th and the 25th regiments of the Buffalo Soldiers are both from New Orleans. Half of the Buffalo Soldiers nationwide, came from New Orleans."