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Construction Alert: Quarter, Gentilly, Broadmoor


Taking a shower this weekend might require some advance planning The same is true for driving. Robert Jackson of the Sewerage & Water Board of New Orleans (SWBNO) reported that construction is scheduled the Quarter, Gentilly, and Broadmoor.


Town With OPP


The tents are closed at OPP, but the escape problem continues. On Tuesday (11.02) morning, the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office (OPSO) announced the arrest of an inmate as well as an OPSO employee after news of unsanctioned prisoner field trips broke.


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.


Cheat Sheet


There are lots of itchy ring fingers in the Crescent City today. Hackers followed up their 10gb data dump from Ashley Madison and parent company Avid Life Media with a second 20gb reveal today. And, the not-so secret list of cheaters and aspiring cheaters includes at least 36,000 New Orleanians.


SWAT Roll at Gentilly Wally World


The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) SWAT team paid an early morning visit to the Gentilly Wal Mart (4301 Chef Menteur Highway). The tac unit was not at Wally World to make groceries, but rather they were dispatched to deal with a gunman


ATM Stolen From Cash Cow (Video)


After an early morning break-in, the owners of the Cash Cow (3147 Gentilly Boulevard) may be reconsidering their choice of names. The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) are searching for three suspects in connection with the theft of (what else) a cash machine from the business.


Double Shooting in Gentilly Claims Life


In New Orleans, bad things come in twos. Yet another double shooting left one man dead on Sunday (3.29) night. The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) are investigating the Gentilly homicide.


Father and Son Killed in Gentilly


It took only twelve hours of 2015 before the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) reported the first homicides of the year. On Thursday (1.01) a father and son were killed in Gentilly in a stark reminder that the resolution to slow crime in the new year is easier said than done.


Getting Silly in Gentilly: Fest Returns to Pontchartrain Park


Feel like festing without the City Park crowds? The Annual Gentilly Festival is back in Pontchartrain Park this weekend. The free fete is a celebration of all things Gentilly from the historic neighborhood to the businesses within it. 


A Street Crime on Desire


One criminal is in deep. After failing to grab the loot, he was made by the law and is now on the run. In Gentilly, a robbery was thwarted on Tuesday (9.23). Police have now identified a prime suspect and are on the prowl.


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