During the ten years we lived on Padre Island off the coast of Texas, we talked several times of making the nine-hour drive to New Orleans and taking in the famous sights: the jazz and zydeco music, the shotgun, antebellum and Victorian homes, the guesthouses and outdoor cafes, the live oaks draped in Spanish moss and Jackson Square. 1,838 more words
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NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – A 61-year-old man was shot and later died from his wounds after a fight in a Ninth Ward home.
The man argued with a guest at his home in the 1300 block of Deslonde after a gathering, according to a report from the NOPD. 87 more words
NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – David Young is known to many as the Ninth Ward farmer, but he’s not your typical farmer. He’s an urban farmer who came to New Orleans after a calling from God. 384 more words
Deep in the Ninth Ward sits the local institution Jack Dempsey’s, an island of consistency in a sea of change…
Dining Partner: Keith Hurtt… 863 more words
NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – A New Orleans police officer was robbed at gunpoint in the Ninth Ward while off-duty.
NOPD confirms that the officer was in the 1300 block of Feliciana Tuesday morning when an armed suspect approached him and demanded his money. 39 more words