French Quarter

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Scoot
August 14, 2019 - 12:33 pm
Comedian/actor Andy Dick was standing outside of a nightclub in the French Quarter of New Orleans after a performance; and an unprovoked individual weaved past others and sucker-punched Dick, who hit the ground and was unconscious for about 20 minutes. Dick was rushed to a local hospital and was...
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Chris Miller
August 01, 2019 - 5:56 pm
New Orleans Police say an NOPD commander who knocked a woman down twice while trying to break up a fight in the French Quarter in April did not violate department policy, The New Orleans Times-Picayune/The New Orleans Advocate reports. Video was shared on social media that showed police breaking up...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
July 31, 2019 - 12:06 pm
The NOPD is looking for a woman they say got angry inside a Bourbon Street business because she didn't like the food. "At approximately 2:20 a.m., an unknown black female at the location reportedly become irate over the quality of her food and began punching a cook," police said in a news release...
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Don Ames
July 25, 2019 - 9:37 pm
New Orleans police say a group of juveniles stole several keys from a French Quarter hotel's valet stand and used them to steal three cars later that day. The theft occurred early Thursday morning at the Hilton Riverside Hotel. According to the NOPD, a group of five juveniles stole several sets of...
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Chris Miller
July 22, 2019 - 9:02 am
The work to improve Bourbon Street moves to a new block starting today. Weather permitting, the city shuts downs the intersection of Bourbon and Dumaine streets to install a new water main and drain line. French Quarter business league president Alex Fein says if the work holds to its recent...
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Amos Morale III
July 20, 2019 - 2:02 am
Mr. B’s Bistro celebrated its 40th anniversary this week. The restaurant opened July 17, 1979 and as part of the celebration features a three-course pre-fixed lunch menu for $19.79 including a bottomless champagne option for $20.19. Mr. B’s was opened by the Brennan Family with the goal of...
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NOPD
Thomas Perumean
July 06, 2019 - 6:43 pm
The New Orleans Police Department needs to speak with three people: Tyrin Toliver, Terrence Pipkins, Quiana Clements. Homicide detectives say the three are not considered suspects, but may have critical information about the killing of a man in the French Quarter last weekend. It began last Sunday...
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Don Ames
June 30, 2019 - 10:36 am
New Orleans Police say a man has died after being shot in the French Quarter early Sunday morning. The shooting took place in the 900 block of St. Louis Street, about 4:15 a.m. According to initial reports given to police, a white female approached the victim, a black man, and the two got into a...
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