Mardi Gras
February 26, 2020 - 12:57 pm
Tandem floats have been an integral part of Mardi Gras parades for years, and there is no evidence that the floats pose a danger to the public.
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Coroner Van
Kenny Kuhn
February 20, 2020 - 12:41 pm
The Orleans Parish Coroner’s office identified the victim as 58-year old Geraldine Carmouche. Witnesses say she was reaching for beads between a tandem float as the parade went down magazine Street,
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Duke Carter- WWLTV
Kenny Kuhn
February 20, 2020 - 8:23 am
An impromptu memorial has formed at the site where a woman was killed by a parade float.
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Nyx playground
City of New Orleans
WWL Newsroom
January 27, 2020 - 8:32 am
The new playground which was funded by Nyx, is located along the Lafitte Greenway at Conti Street and North Jefferson Davis Parkway. They are designed to provide a safe place for children of all abilities to play together, with equipment that accommodates wheelchairs and other special needs.
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
January 22, 2018 - 10:34 am
The women of the Krewe of Nyx have chosen local singer and fiddler Amanda Shaw as their grand marshal of the 2018 parade. Krewe Captain Julie Lea says Shaw "is the essence of New Orleans and Louisiana." She says that Shaw embodies how much music means to everyone. "As New Orleans celebrates its...
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