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City to beef up security at Katrina-damaged venue
officials are planning to increase security at the city's long-closed Municipal Auditorium, which was heavily damaged during Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Residents near the auditorium have long complained about squatters breaking into the building. The city
3/27/17 8:10pm Double Coverage Is it a good idea to have an NFL team in Vegas?
The NFL owners have approved the Raiders relocating to Las Vegas. Is it a good idea to have an NFL team in Sin City or will the Raiders move fail? Does relocation happen too frequently in professional sports, and does this prove that franchises are just big businesses with no loyalty to cities or fans?
the new worlds faced the prospect of losing the saints right after Hurricane Katrina if it wasn't for Paul Tagliabue. And and saints or Tom Benson coming to the table. It very could've very well. Would have happened in and in the league kind of stepped in today. We don't want that black guy considering what that city is already gone through with hurricane Katrina and potentially lose in their franchise to boot on top of it. It would have crippled. This area so. I don't
Christmas trees dropped in wildlife refuge to deter erosion
using Christmas trees for over 20 years. Manager Shelley Stiaes says the trees have helped build the refuge back up since Hurricane Katrina in 2005. At 25,000 acres, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says Bayou Sauvage is the largest urban refuge
New Orleans struggling with out-migration for 1st time since Katrina
For the first time since Hurricane Katrina New Orleans is seeing more people leaving than moving into the city. The new Census estimates show that New Orleans population
Dire prediction for Louisiana coastline loss
business disruptions -- and that's only for New Orleans. Barnes notes a strong, eastern-tracking storm like 2005's Hurricane Katrina would be bad enough if it hit today. ''If that exact same storm were to hit in 50 years after a significant amount
City announces new use for former VA hospital
upset many people because it was near an open high school and one scheduled to be reopened in the same neighborhood. After Hurricane Katrina, VA medical care was reorganized as outpatient clinics around the city. A new VA hospital opened in November.
Former VA hospital to house New Orleans homeless shelter
expected to begin this fall and take about five months, Erin V. Burns, Landrieu's press secretary, said in an email. After Hurricane Katrina flooded the old hospital's first floor, VA medical care was reorganized as outpatient clinics around the city