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A new multi-service center "The Lower Ninth Ward deserves" finally opens

New Orleans (WGNO) –  A lot of kids had a great time today in the Lower Ninth Ward.  The city held the grand opening of the 20.5 million dollar Andrew P.  92 more words


Man shot and killed in the Ninth Ward

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – A man in his 30s was shot and killed Friday in the Ninth Ward.

New Orleans police say the shooting happened in the 2400 block of Montegut Street just before noon Friday. 12 more words


LA - Missing woman reported in the Ninth Ward - FOX 8 WVUE New Orleans News, Weather, Sports, Social

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) – New Orleans police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing woman. Angeline Green, 82, was last seen Friday at her house in the 2700 block of North Derbigny Street in the 9th Ward.. 31 more words


Ugly Murder in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS (Gazette) — I cannot remember the last time I was in the lower 9th Ward of New Orleans. I always thought that they were a different species than myself living there. 158 more words


I Just Can't Remember

Inner Harbor Navigation Channel. That’s its formal name. Around here we call it The Industrial Canal. It is lined by a levee. Or, more accurately, a series of levees. 353 more words

Ray Laskowitz

Surviving with Armani

  • By Julie T. Lamana
  • Published April 8, 2014 by Chronicle Books

Some books just stick with you, and in a way that makes it hard to move on to other books because the characters are still lingering in your mind and whispering their lives to you long after the jacket is closed. 275 more words

Children's Lit

Like a Song

Like a song… like a Jimmy Buffett song. Maybe, “The Wino and I Know.” It has a line in it that goes something like, “Living my life like a song, and the wino and I know…” 297 more words

Ray Laskowitz