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Defender Picks



October 13th

Home Free

The Civic, 7p.m.

Country vocal band and winner of The Sing-Off


The Creeping Garden

Zeitgeist, 9:30

Sci-fi documentary


It’s Your World

Octavia Books, 5:30p.m.

Chelsea Clinton teaches you to Get Informed, Get Inspired & Get Going!


A Confederacy of Dunces Cookbook

Garden District Book Shop, 6p.m.

Recipes inspired by the novel


October 14th

Odd Man Out

Prytania, 10a.m.

Hold-ups in Belfast


Getting Off at Elysian Fields

Octavia Books, 6p.m.

Obituaries from the Times-Pic


Tony Joe White

Chickie Wah Wah, 9p.m.

Louisiana singer/songwriter


Cole Williams

Maple Leaf, 8p.m.

African Rock Wednesdays for Breast Cancer Awareness


Computer Magic

Hi-Ho Lounge, 9p.m.

Dance beats and relatable lyrics


October 15th

The Universe of Keith Haring

Freeman Auditorium, 7:30p.m.

Movie about New York artist Keith Haring


Saints v. Falcons

Mercedes-Benz Superdome, 7:25p.m.

Saints coming off a loss to Eagles


Ogden After Hours

Ogden Museum, 5:30p.m.

This week ft. Marc Stone Acoustic Band


Extraordinary People

Octavia Books, 5:30p.m.

A Semi-Comprehensive Guide to Some of the World’s Most Fascinating Individuals


Jackson Browne

Saenger, 8p.m.

Rock n Roll Hall of Fame inductee


October 16th

Who’s Bad— Thriller Night

The Civic, 8p.m.

The Ultimate Michael Jackson Triubte


Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival

Lafayette Square, 5p.m.

Southern food and music fest


Riff Raff

The Willow, 9p.m.

The Versace Python


Concerts in the Courtyard

533 Royal St., 6p.m.

This week ft. Banu Gibson


Friday Nights at NOMA

NOMA, 5p.m.

Movies in the Garden ft. Beetlejuice


The Thing

Prytania, 12:15a.m.

Classic 1982 horror movie


October 17th

Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival

Lafayette Square, 5p.m.

Southern food and music fest


Witchy Drag Brunch

The Country Club, 10a.m.

Drag, food and all-you-can-drink mimosas


Anba Dlo

New Orleans Healing Center, 1p.m.

Free Halloween fest and water symposium


Pelicans v. Kings

Smoothie King Center, 6p.m.

Pelicans take on Kings at home


Coton Jaune— Acadian Brown Cotton: A Cajun Love Story

WRC, 9:30a.m.

Documentary about Cajun women who handwove blankets


Mac Demarco

The Civic, 8p.m.

Old school indie music


October 18th

Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival

Lafayette Square, 5p.m.

Southern food and music fest


The Cut

Zeitgeist, 7:20p.m.

Epic about a man’s journey throught the Ottoman Empire


City on Fire

Garden District Book Shop, 3p.m.

Love, betrayal and art


Alvin and the Chipmunks

Saenger, 3p.m.;8p.m.

Chipmunks…live on stage


Polymnia Quartet

Marigny Opera House, 5p.m.

Weekly Sunday Musical Meditation

Crime Bits: Saturday Spike

The crime continued Saturday (10.10) night and Sunday (10.11) morning. Today’s Major Offense Log (MOL) is out and the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) reported a total of eight robberies and burglaries in the last 24 hours.

Overnight Crime Report

The Saints played a night game on Sunday (10.04), but there were still plenty of other hours in the day for crime, including one man who has his shorts stolen. The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) reported foour property crimes in the alst 24 hiours.

Cops & Robbers

Burglaries and a robberies are often confused. For the record, both are property crimes; a robbery normally involves a present vicim and a burglary involves entry into private premises, followed by theft. However, the two crimes combined were committed six times over the past 24 hours according to the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD).

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).

Nail Thief Strikes in Gentilly

The home invasions continued on Wednesday (9.16). The City’s most recent break-in was in Gentilly according to to authorities. The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) are on now hunting for a suspect wanted for Simple Burglary.

Lake Vista Snatching Suspect Sought

The affluent Lake Vista neighborhood is normally known for secluded yards and lots of banana trees. Yet, on Tuesday (9.15), the bucolic Lakeview subdivision was the scene of the City’s latest burglary according to the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD).

Dauphine Home Invasion Rocks Marigny

The Marigny’s crime issues showed no signs of abatement on Friday (8.07) night. The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) are searching for answers after a home invasion on a popular block of Dauphine Street, just yards from Franklin Avenue.

School Stunt Suspect Sought for Sno-Ball Stickup

Michael Gambino is quickly climbing NOLA’s most wanted list. The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) are hunting for the 51-year-old man in connection with multiple offense. Gambino is wanted for robbing a school and considered a person of interest in the Great Sno-Ball Stickup.

Big Trouble in Little Tokyo

Some restaurants are BYOB. However, someone though that one Mid City restaurant was a take your own. The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) is investigating a booze heist at Little Tokyo (310 North Carrollton Avenue).

Dog in Heat (Video)

Not everybody loves four legged friends. The New Orleans Police Department  (NOPD) is searching for a suspect in the Thursday (5.28) morning burglary of Mid City’s All Star Animal Clinic (4701 South Carrollton Avenue).

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