A deep pothole Olive Street that was tearing up cars turning off of Carrollton Avenue has mostly been repaired, but problems with the drains persist and a new pothole may be forming, reports Bill Capo of our partners at WWL-TV.
Gautreau’s chef Sue Zemanick has opened her Ivy restaurant on Magazine Street, Dolce Vita is now serving pizza on St. Charles Avenue, and Another Broken Egg Cafe plans a location in the Garden District.
The shooting of a 15-year-old boy Sunday evening on Dryades Street was prompted by a dispute over a “love triangle,” and a teenage suspect has been arrested, New Orleans police said.
The one-day “After Katrina: Transnational Perspectives on the Futures of the Gulf South” conference Friday at the New Orleans Center for the Gulf South at Tulane University will feature keynote presentations by Richard Campanella and Kalamu ya Salaam, as well as a range of other local cultural figures, neighborhood leaders, activists and academics.
A sexual act between two boys, ages 12 and 14, allegedly witnessed on a school bus in the Irish Channel on Tuesday evening has prompted a rape investigation, New Orleans police said.
Three years after opening the popular Oak wine bar, the owners are planning to expand with a new gastropub next door on Oak Street called Ale, joined with a courtyard between them.
The Freret Neighbors United group will hold an informational session for residents on the new Affordable Care Act tonight (Tuesday, Nov. 12), featuring a nonpartisan explanation of the new system from a representative of the Louisiana Healthcare Education Coalition.
A documentary about the effect of gun violence on New Orleans children will be screened in a free showing tonight (Monday, Nov. 11) at Tulane University, followed by a panel discussion with the filmmakers and other experts.
Local members of the Federal Bar Association and the Pro Bono Project will offer free legal advice to veterans this afternoon (Monday, Nov. 11) at the VFW post on Lyons Street in Uptown New Orleans.
A recital at 2:30 p.m. today (Sunday, Nov. 10) in honor of the late faculty member Phil Frohnmeyer will continue the Montage and Performing Arts Series at Loyola University.
Lusher Charter School overcame last year’s alleged embezzlement to receive a clean audit this year, while scoring near the top of the state on its school performance score this year, officials said this morning.
Orleans Parish residents can get free native trees, hear a lecture on caring for trees in the yard and buy other plants in a sale Saturday morning at Parkway Partners in Central City.
Public housing and public works will be the topic of a discussion led by labor activist Jay Arena on Saturday morning at the monthly Gillespie Memorial Community Breakfast at First Unitarian Universalist Church.
The Holy Name of Jesus School will host its 30th annual Gator Fest this weekend, bringing live music, food, rides and kids’ activities to Calhoun Street.