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February 13th

Best Coast

Joy Theatre, 9p.m.

Indie rock, lo-fi favs, duo from L.A.

 

Funky Meters

Tip’s, 10p.m.

Funk from Neville, Porter, and Batiste

 

Martin Sexton

Republic, 8p.m.

Eclectic three part harmonies from New England, $25

 

Wavves

Joy Theatre, 8:30p.m.

Catchy indie-pop from L.A.

 

The Asylum Chorus

Siberia, 6p.m.

Team of pro pop and classical vocalists get creative

 

Little Freddie King

d.b.a., 11p.m.

Locally grown blues

 

Crescent City Farmers Market

700 Magazine St., 8a.m.-12p.m.

Downtown edition of the city's prime local market

            

Vietnamese Farmers Market

14401 Alcee Fortier Blvd, 6-9a.m.

Produce, meat, groceries & more in NO East

Overnight Crime Report: Five Armed Robberies, Stabbing


Friday (1.29) night and Monday (1.30) morning provide plenty of activity for the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD). The Major Offense Log (MOL) tallied five Armed Robberies and a drunken argument that ended in a stabbing.


Prowler With A Pistol


After confronting a prowler in his own yard, a man found himself running from gunfire in broad daylight according to police. The New Orleasn Police Department (NOPD) suspect that 33-year-old Desmond Penn (pictured) is the culprit behind the October 30th attack.


CA Cyclist Paralyzed After Beating on Frenchmen


The much ballyhooed Frenchmen Safety Patrol started last week, but the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) is still trying to solve some older crimes. On October 15th, a visiting cyclist was left paralyzed after a fight with a motorist according to the Department.


Burgundy Beatdown (Video)


A Project NOLA camera captured a French Quarter mugging as it happened. Early morning on Saturday (10.03), a man was attacked and then robbed by two women on the 800 block of Burgundy Street.


Overnight Crime Report


The crime continued on Sunday (9.27) night and Monday (9.28) morning. The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) reported two rapes, and armed robbery, and an aggravated battery in their Major Offense Log (MOL).


Four Shootings On Sunday


According to the MOL, at 11p.m. a 23-year-old man was sitting in his car at the intersection of Dwyer Road and Lamb Road when an unknown subject entered his auto, fired off several rounds, and fled.


Suspect Sought in CBD Beatdown


The CBD Brothers Food Market (148 Carondelet Street) is a NoDef favorite for fried chicken. However, on Monday (7.13), the convenience store was the start of a fight that ended in a violent beatdown.


Civil War: Brothers Brawl on America (Street)


America was in crisis on Thursday (6.18). America Street that is. The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) are searching for a 19-year-old man after he allegedly assaulted his brother.


NOPD: Swarm Stabs Squatters St. Roch School


The St. Roch area has seen some serious crime over the last year, but an incident early Tuesday (5.12) morning is one of the more bizarre cases. A pair of squatters were hospitalized after allegedly being assaulted by a group of 15-20 masked men.


Domestic Defense Results in Justifiable Homicide


An ugly incident Uptown began with alleged domestic violence and ended in death Friday (4.10) night. The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) are classifying the death as a justifiable homicide.


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