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Treme to lose water pressure on Tuesday and Wednesday

NEW ORLEANS – Residents of the historic Treme neighborhood will lose water pressure at the beginning of this week.

The Sewerage and Water Board says water pressure will be down for the Treme-Lafitte area on Tuesday and Wednesday from 8 a.m. 79 more words

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NOPD: Man shot in Treme this morning

NEW ORLEANS – The NOPD is investigating an early morning shooting in Treme.

The incident occurred around 5:30 a.m. near the intersection of Orleans Avenue and Prieur Street. 38 more words

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Wandering in New Orleans

“We wander through old streets, and pause before the age-stricken houses; and, strange to say, the magic past lights them up.”  – Grace King

Happy June, everyone! 683 more words

Summer

The Case for Parties

I’ve been frantically googling The Case for Parties because I distinctly remember reading an essay published with The Rumpus or with Buzzfeed two years ago about making the case as you get older to go to parties, no matter how awkward or small. 319 more words

New Orleans

Man found stuffed inside trash can in Treme identified

NEW ORLEANS – The Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office has identified the man sanitation workers found stuffed into a trash can in Treme last week.

The body of 56-year-old Mark Pedrero was found by sanitation workers in the 2100 block of St. 46 more words

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Surveillance video shows double shooting in Treme

NEW ORLEANS — The New Orleans Police Department released surveillance footage that shows a shooting that left two people hurt.  The case is the latest to roll on the Wheel of Justice. 174 more words

Crime

Creole Profile: Faubourg Tremé

The Birthplace of Louisiana Afro-Creole Culture? 

If Afro-Creole culture in Louisiana has a birthplace, Faubourg Tremé would be the place. This place was not always the home to Creoles of Color though. 798 more words

New Orleans