Algiers

Ronjae Steadman
Kenny Kuhn
May 12, 2020 - 10:50 am
Police in New Orleans arrest 19-year-old Ronjae Steadman in connection with Monday’s double homicide in Algiers which left a man and a 3-year-old child dead.
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Kenny Kuhn
May 12, 2020 - 6:57 am
An initial police report says officers responded to the shooting near the intersection of Lebouf Street and Vespasian Boulevard.
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Men fired upon in car leaves one dead, one injured
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Thomas Perumean
April 25, 2020 - 10:07 am
Men fired upon in car leaves one dead, one injured
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WWL Newsroom
January 29, 2020 - 8:27 am
Today’s filming will close the 700 block of DeArmas Street between Vallette to Belleville streets from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. each day. This filming will include up to 150 extras portraying a vigil and protest.
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Sewerage & Water Board water tower
Chris Miller
January 07, 2020 - 6:29 am
Residents across Algiers are being told to boil their water until test results come back later today after a drop in water pressure yesterday. Some residents took to social media with concerns about finding out about it after consuming tap water or giving it to a small child. One medical expert...
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Algiers Ferry returns to service
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Thomas Perumean
December 15, 2019 - 1:21 pm
The Algiers Point Ferry will resume service today with the charter boat, Margaret Lab. For Sun only, ferry service will run every 30 mins (:00 & :30). Regular ferry service will begin Mon at 6 am. For schedule & fare info, visit https://t.co/MYFFrHyT2H . @CityOfNOLA @mayorcantrell pic...
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Boil Water
don-ames
December 15, 2019 - 6:39 am
A boil water alert issued Saturday remains in place for portions of the West Bank today, and has been extended. People in Algiers, English Turn and the surrounding neighborhoods are advised to use bottled or boiled tap water to drink, cook and clean food until water tests are conducted and come...
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Boil
Don Ames
December 14, 2019 - 3:15 pm
The Sewerage & Water Board of New Orleans (SWBNO) has issued a precautionary boil water advisory for Algiers due to a drop in water pressure. Regarding the West Bank boil water advisory, the advisory includes all of the West Bank of New Orleans, including English Turn and surrounding...
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Thomas Perumean
November 20, 2019 - 7:49 am
Algiers residents, business owners sounded off last night to RTA officials and City Council members. Angry attendees faced RTA CEO Alex Wiggins, who tried to explain why its taking so long for his agency to find a new operator for the ferry. "Our next step is the final written report," Wiggins told...
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Thomas Perumean
October 24, 2019 - 7:40 am
New Orleans Regional Transportation Authority Director Alex Wiggins was on the hot seat before the City Council Transportation Committee Tuesday. After spending $10-million on two new high-speed catamarans to cross roughly 2,000-feet from Algiers to Canal Street and back, the new craft have yet to...
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