This is the Rex Parade on Canal Street in downtown New Orleans back in the 1907 Mardi Gras celebration. The theme for that year was ” Visions on Nations “, with each float being a different country. 154 more words
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NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — They didn’t ask any reporters to come. They weren’t looking for any attention.
In fact, we just happened to see the big truck, a Rolls-Royce, and two friends who were hoping to quietly make a difference for a crowd of people this Thanksgiving. 155 more words
NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – NOPD says of the eight carjackings reported to police over the past 48 hours, detectives believe five of them are connected. Police said the same suspects are wanted in connection with an armed robbery that happened on Chef Menteur Highway. 600 more words
NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – A couple returning to a cruise ship successfully fought off an armed robber on Canal Street last night.
The unnamed couple were approached by an armed man wearing dark clothing with a bandana covering his face in the 100 block of Canal Street just before midnight on November 8, according to an NOPD report. 82 more words