Feb 142011

Police investigate the scene of an apparent shooting near La Salle and Soniat St. Sunday evening. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

A Sunday night shooting on LaSalle Street critically injured a 22-year-old man and was preceded by another shooting a half hour earlier on Annunciation Street, but police have yet to determine if the two incidents are related.

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Nov 132010

Patrick Kadow and Greg Ensslen pull a tree out of the back of a yellow truck to plant at the cemetery at Soniat and Loyola Sunday morning. The tree planting was the November service project for Neighbors United. Parkway Partners, a nonprofit dedicated to beautifying New Orleans, donated 16 trees to Neighbors United. A dozen trees were planted on the road along St. Vincent's Cemetery. "We are just trying to beautify the area," said Kadow, who organized the event. Photo by Sabree Hill (UptownMessenger.com)

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