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Jun 032014
 

historyofpokerheaderThe following infographic created by Full Tilt Poker depicts the history of poker from its origins to online poker today. Since it’s beginning, poker has greatly changed and evolved. The game may have developed over the hundreds of years it has existed, but aspects like the use of ranking cards and psychological strategy have always existed.

During the 1800s,  poker found its place in New Orleans. By the time New Orleans became part of the United States in 1835, the French game pogue had transformed into poker. From New Orleans, poker continued its journey along the Mississippi River and spread to the rest of the USA. Continue reading »

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May 202014
 

SSL415Summer is almost here; it’s time to get out and get active! Why not do so playing adult social sports? With Southern Sports Leagues, you can get back into the sports you enjoy. We offer everything from Softball and Flag Football to Dodgeball and Kickball as well. SSL runs several tournaments during the year, the next one being our Charity Social Softball Tournament on June 21st for the SPCA at City Park. Continue reading »

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May 142014
 

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Smoothie King Franchises, Inc. is opening new locations in New Orleans! The first is located at 2801 Magazine St. and is a 1,903 sq. ft. store featuring the new Smoothie King store design developed by WD Partners. The second is a kiosk location in the new Outlet Collection at Riverwalk.

“Smoothie King was born in New Orleans and it is the ongoing support we’ve received from this community that has propelled us to be the leading smoothie franchise concept for the past 20 years,” said Smoothie King Global CEO Wan Kim. “Our three corporate locations in New Orleans will feature our new store design giving guests an opportunity to experience where Smoothie King is headed nationally and internationally.” Continue reading »

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May 092014
 

Magazine Street’s Premier Springtime event!

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The annual Magazine Street Champagne Stroll takes place tomorrow, May 10 from 5 to 9pm. Stroll the six-mile stretch of shops, restaurants, galleries, and businesses along Magazine Street. Our shops will stay open late to welcome visitors with champagne, events, special offers and music!

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May 072014
 

IMG_2484v2_4X6@200It’s New Orleans is the web home of New Orleans’ most popular podcasts, featuring radio slices of local life from Central City cocktails to lunch at Commander’s Palace.

Commander’s Palace provides the busy backdrop for It’s New Orleans’ show about local business, Out to Lunch. Hosted by Tulane professor Peter Ricchiuti and broadcast on local NPR affiliate WWNO,  Out to Lunch is, “Business New Orleans style.”  Ricchiuti’s relaxed style finds him at home with everyone from drone manufacturers to cork dog collar designers. Continue reading »

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Apr 092014
 

tulanelogoWe want to thank everyone in the community for their patronage at Mid City’s newest gay watering hole. Anytime you’re looking for a place to play in the neighborhood, don’t forget to check us out on one of our amazing evenings of entertainment. We are open on Mondays from 6p-11p, Thursday-Saturday 4p-12a and Sunday from 4p-11p. Continue reading »

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Apr 032014
 

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If you’ve never picked salad straight from your yard, it’s time to start living! And we mean off of your land! No yard, porch or balcony is too small to grow your own herbs, vegetables, fruits and flowers. 

At NOLA Kitchen Gardens & Compost, we build tailored edible gardens and food forests, teach you how to be a successful gardener, and help you grow what you eat.  Other services include garden makeovers, regular garden maintenance and composting services. Continue reading »

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Mar 272014
 

LCI Uptown Messenger AdSo you know how to bake an amazing cake, but do you know how to get the word out about your delicious red velvet? So you’re a contractor who remodels historical homes like no other. Do you have a website that displays your projects? LCI Workers’ Comp is putting on a small business workshop for you.

Join us for The Every Hat Entrepreneur Series: Build Your Image and Online Presence Friday, March 28 from 8:00 AM until 2:00 PM at the Irish House on St. Charles Ave.

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Mar 272014
 
vintage rattan setThis is NOT just a garage sale; there will be fine furniture, antique frames, and countless collectibles that you DO NOT want to miss out on. Items that must go include:
  • Sets of Rosenthal and Franciscan China
  • Sets of vintage crystal and depression glassware including ruby red
  • Various collectibles – Nippon, glass, silver plate, vases, candlestick holders, bowls, etc.
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Mar 262014
 

newdd2Dat Dog’s Jingle Contest Entry deadline is fast approaching! Show us your skills by April 14th for your chance to win $500 and a $100 gift certificate to Dat Dog.

All you have to do is create a song 60 seconds or less declaring your love for Dat Dog and submit it. Put a smile on your face, and don’t miss your chance to be a Dat Dog Idol! Continue reading »

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Mar 252014
 

Parcels and Post logoblueoutlineAfter 30 years of being your neighborhood post office at the corner of Magazine and Nashville, we are happy to announce that the new store is only five blocks away. We want to see you walk in our new doors, as we continue to offer the same friendly service, local gifts, shipping/packing services and smiles. Continue reading »

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