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New Orleans City Council issues temporary ban on most short-term rental permits
New Orleans City Council issues temporary ban on most short-term rental permitsThe New Orleans City Council voted to advance a sweeping -- if temporary -- hold on issuing licenses Thursday (May 24) on short-term rentals in a dramatic turn from regulations the previous council passed under former Mayor Mitch Landrieu. The temporary ...read more
Source: NOLA.com
Published on Thu, 24 May 2018 14:30:00 GMT
New Orleans Saints expect Mark Ingram at minicamp
New Orleans Saints expect Mark Ingram at minicampNew Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram will be in attendance for the team's mandatory minicamp next month, coach Sean Payton told reporters on Thursday. Ingram has failed to show for organized team activities this week as he enters the final season of ...read more
Source: Upi.com
Published on Thu, 24 May 2018 14:30:00 GMT
Don't miss these events in the New Orleans area (May 25-31)
Don't miss these events in the New Orleans area (May 25-31)"REVOLUTIONARIES OF ROCK 'N' ROLL": 7:30 p.m., Fuhrmann Auditorium, 317 N. Jefferson Ave., Covington. Northlake Performing Arts Society concert with the music of Elvis Presley, Queen, Fats Domino and Jerry Lee Lewis. $21. npas.info. "GISELLE": 8 p.m ...read more
Source: The Advocate
Published on Thu, 24 May 2018 16:00:00 GMT
New Orleans considers halt to some short-term rentals
New Orleans considers halt to some short-term rentalsNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The City Council in tourist-friendly New Orleans has decided to halt the proliferation of one type of tourist housing: short-term rentals such as those facilitated by Airbnb. Council member Kristin Palmer's measure affects people who ...read more
Source: sfgate.com
Published on Thu, 24 May 2018 16:01:00 GMT
Arizona and New Orleans land future Super Bowls; Nashville will host the 2019 NFL draft
Arizona and New Orleans land future Super Bowls; Nashville will host the 2019 NFL draftArizona and New Orleans will be hosting Super Bowls again, and Nashville is getting the NFL draft for the first time, the league announced Wednesday. The 2023 Super Bowl will be held at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz., and the 2024 game ...read more
Source: Los Angeles Times
Published on Thu, 24 May 2018 00:25:00 GMT
Memorial Day 2018 in New Orleans: Events, travel, and things to do
Memorial Day 2018 in New Orleans: Events, travel, and things to doWhile this Memorial Day weekend might be a rainy one for New Orleans, there’s plenty of events planned to happen around the city. And if you’re up for a drive, there’s tons to explore near New Orleans. Here’s a roundup of places to stay, things to ...read more
Source: MSN
Published on Thu, 24 May 2018 09:22:00 GMT
Readers recommend playlist: songs about New Orleans
Readers recommend playlist: songs about New OrleansHere is this week’s playlist – songs picked by a reader from hundreds of your suggestions last week. Thanks for taking part. Read more about how our weekly series works at the end of the piece. New Orleans, city of multiple names – think Crescent ...read more
Source: The Guardian
Published on Thu, 24 May 2018 04:00:00 GMT
$70,000 lottery ticket sold in New Orleans. Here's where
$70,000 lottery ticket sold in New Orleans. Here's whereOne New Orleans resident is now $70,000 richer. A winning Easy5 jackpot ticket was sold at the Olympia Food Store on South Olympia Street in New Orleans, Louisiana Lottery Corp. officials said on Thursday (May 24). JACKPOT! A $70,000 #Easy5 jackpot winning ...read more
Source: NOLA.com
Published on Thu, 24 May 2018 13:40:00 GMT
2023 Super Bowl to be played in Arizona, 2024 in New Orleans
2023 Super Bowl to be played in Arizona, 2024 in New OrleansATLANTA (AP) — The NFL has awarded future Super Bowls to Arizona and New Orleans. The decision was made Wednesday at the league’s annual spring meeting in Atlanta, which will host the 2019 Super Bowl at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. The 2023 title game will ...read more
Source: Fox Sports
Published on Wed, 23 May 2018 16:51:00 GMT
New Orleans council approves investigation into Entergy paid support, past and present
New Orleans council approves investigation into Entergy paid support, past and presentThe New Orleans City Council signed off Thursday on an investigation into the use of paid actors to support a plan drawn up by Entergy for a new power plant in New Orleans East. The council voted unaminously to release a request for proposals for a third ...read more
Source: The Advocate
Published on Thu, 24 May 2018 10:43:00 GMT