Motorcycle Crash Claims Life in St. Bernard Parish

St. Bernard Parish – Saturday morning, at approximately 3:35 am, Louisiana State Police Troop B investigated a fatal crash on LA 46 east in St. Bernard Parish. The crash involved a motorcycle and claimed the life of 43-year-old Michael James Richardson of New Orleans, LA. Troopers initial investigation revealed that Richardson was operating a 1999 […]

JPSO Investigating a Homicide in Unincorporated Westwego

Sheriff Joseph Lopinto reports that the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide that occurred last night (01/118/19) in unincorporated Westwego. At approximately 9:38 pm on January 18, 2019, Third District deputies were dispatched to a report of a shooting near the intersection of Beechgrove Boulevard and E. Claiborne Parkway. Arriving units located a […]

City of New Orleans Hosts Delegation from Haiti

The City of New Orleans is proud to welcome a delegation from the nation of Haiti this week as representatives seek to learn the City’s successes on developing and sustaining cultural tourism while preserving architectural heritage. Representatives also are looking for local partners to develop a plan for the northern Haitian coastal town of Cap […]

City of New Orleans to Activate Freeze Plan for Jan. 19 and 20

The City of New Orleans will activate the Citywide Freeze Plan in anticipation of cold weather overnight Saturday, Jan. 19, and overnight Sunday, Jan. 20. The National Weather Service predicts that temperatures, factoring in wind chill, will drop below the threshold of 35 degrees Fahrenheit for more than four hours both nights, triggering the activation […]