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Man tackled, robbed in French Quarter

New Orleans –  Police are looking for two men who robbed a man in the French Quarter.

Police say just before 6 p.m. Friday, the two men came up behind the man in the 900 block of Governor Nicholls Street and tackled him to the ground. 35 more words


Marriage proposal flashmob Saturday in the French Quarter

NEW ORLEANS — We’re hoping she says yes!  If the organizer’s track record has anything to do with it, she definitely will.

On Saturday, Nov.17, Kenneth Kynt Bryan will lead a flashmob for a marriage proposal in the French Quarter. 128 more words


Wael and Anna: An Enchanting Duo - Musician Highlight

The overcast of muted grays with slivers of sunlight fighting its way through a light fog created a haunting affect that anywhere else may have felt ominous but there, in the Quarter, it just added charm and it felt right. 845 more words



My first experience in New Orleans was exactly how I pictured it: delicious.

Day One

8 a.m. Austin, TX –

The only important thing to remember on the drive there is to stop at Buckey’s for road trip snacks. 712 more words


The iconic Saint Louis Cathedral has stood at the center of the city since the 1700s

NEW ORLEANS — The Saint Louis Cathedral is the front door to the City of New Orleans. The iconic church has stood tall in the French Quarter for centuries, and with the tricentennial anniversary of our fine city closing in,  we decided to take a look back at the history of this archaic structure. 307 more words


'The scariest experience of my life': Olivier House Hotel guests on 3-alarm fire

NEW ORLEANS – An Oklahoma couple in town for their honeymoon witnessed a terrifying scene early this morning when a three alarm fire broke out at a French Quarter hotel. 289 more words