Nov 052010
 

SWAT Team Members congregate outside a white, two-story building on the corner of Washington Ave. and S. Claiborne. early Friday morning. Sabree Hill/ www.UptownMessenger.com

An armed man’s standoff with police ended with his peaceful surrender Friday morning, authorities said.

The man got into an argument with his neighbors early Friday morning, fired at least one shot and barricaded himself into an apartment on Washington Avenue near Claiborne with another woman, said Capt. Robert Bardy of the NOPD’s Sixth District. Shortly after 10:30 a.m., both surrendered and were arrested, Bardy said. Continue reading »

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Sep 192010
 

The Goodfellas Fourth Annual Second Line proceeded through Central City and the Milan neighborhood on Sunday. Below are photos from near their second stop, the Turning Point bar at the corner of Washington and Baronne Streets.

Maurice Craige of Stooges Brass Band plays the trombone while marching down Washington Ave. in the Goodfellas Fourth Annual Second Line.

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