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The Company Burger expanding to the CBD

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – The quest for the better burger downtown is soon to be a reality.

Freret Street’s popular The Company Burger is making its way to the Central Business District this September and that’s great news for burger fans. 245 more words


Devour Power shows off another Freret Street heavy hitter

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – If you end up near Freret and Napolean and you are hungry for great handcrafted appetizers, sandwiches, drinks and desserts check out… 296 more words

Devour Power

11 people homeless after Uptown apartment fire

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – An afternoon fire in Uptown New Orleans Wednesday left 11 people without a place to stay.

The two-alarm fire broke out a little before 3 p.m. 137 more words


Freret Street event marks the start of NOLA festival season

If Mardi Gras marks the start of the Lent season, you could argue that the Freret Street Festival marks the end of it.  But Easter tends to wander about on the calendar so some years that just doesn’t work. 360 more words


Security Clearance Granted: July 2013

Mid-July I finally received my Security Clearance and, a week later, after passing Final Suitability Review, I was added to the Consular Register.  What an enormous relief! 455 more words

Foreign Service

Progressive Dining: Dishcrawl New Orleans


Going out to eat is always an experience, be it good or bad, delicious or terrible, atmospheric or just plain strip-mall-esque. Although every restaurant is its own little world, most follow a basic formula: creating an establishment that is clearly marked as a restaurant where guests order, sit, eat and pay. 660 more words


Street Music

Once upon a time Freret Street wasn’t a place that you traveled to willingly. If you were a new student at Loyola or Tulane, professors told you to stay off of Freret Street much beyond a block or two from the schools. 335 more words

Ray Laskowitz