Robert Morris

Mar 162017

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Live Blog Susan Guidry town hall meeting on crime – March 16, 2017

Feb 272017

On the parade route on Saturday, a driver crashed into a crowd, hitting 21 people. The event is still under investigation. (Zach Brien, UptownMessenger.com)

Neilson Rizzuto (via NOPD)

The 25-year-old man who allegedly drove a pickup into the crowd watching the Endymion parade on Saturday evening and injured 28 people has a blood-alcohol level of nearly three times the legal limit, and he has been arrested on drunk-driving and other charges, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

Feb 072017

The Orleans Avenue neutral ground is adorned with spaces marked for “Brad” and others. (Photo by Kevin Allman at Gambit, reprinted with permission)

Along the Endymion parade route, “[t]he claiming of the turf began last week — a new early record — but went into high gear this weekend, when spray paint was used to delineate vast swaths of neutral ground grass on Orleans Avenue,” reports Kevin Allman of our reporting partners at Gambit in a slideshow depicting the marked territory.

Endymion rolls at 4:15 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25.