Oct 112017

(via broadmoorimprovement.com)

This Thursday (Oct. 12), Propeller and the Broadmoor Improvement Association will co-host a panel discussion about activism and action, past and present, in the Hoffman Triangle, Zion City, Broadmoor, Gert Town, and Central City neighborhoods.

Entitled “Our Neighborhoods Part III: The History of Activism and Action”,  the discussion will take place at Propeller, located at 4035 Washington Ave.
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Oct 072017

The position, wind field and predicted path of Hurricane Nate as of 10 a.m. Saturday. (map via National Hurricane Center)

Hurricane Nate’s winds were 90 mph Saturday morning and the fast-moving storm was expected to strengthen further to a Category 2 storm before making landfall overnight on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, and the city of New Orleans said it would be enforcing a mandatory curfew starting at 7 p.m. Continue reading »

Sep 292017

More than 1,000 ecstacy pills, heroin, marijuana and a handgun seized in a probation check in the Sixth District. (via NOPD)

One man was arrested on charges of possession of marijuana and heroin, and another couple was arrested on possession of drugs and several guns, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

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Sep 282017

Arlander Celius (from left), Samuel Taylor III and Jonathan Baham. (via New Orleans Police Department)

Three men were arrested Wednesday morning in connection with a bank robbery earlier this month on the Westbank while allegedly preparing to commit another one on South Carrollton Avenue, New Orleans police said — thanks to a tip of suspicious activity at a house on Cohn Street. Continue reading »

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