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Drive-In movie sign

Drive-In Movie This Weekend in Bucktown

Looking for a fun event in the age of social distancing? Well I guess everything old is new again. A drive-in movie is planned for this Friday, May 22, 2020 at the Bucktown Marina! The iconic 1978 movie Grease will be shown on a 40-foot screen set up on the grassy field next to the Bucktown Marina...
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Metairie House Christmas Lights

Check Out the Light Show on My Neighbor's House in Metairie

I love that I get to see this display every year! Check out this light show on a house in my neighborhood. He synchronizes it to the music he plays over the speakers. In this clip below he's playing a Trans-Siberian Orchestra song so I like it even more. My kids ask me to let them dance on the...
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Louisiana's first Shake Shack opens its doors Friday

Louisiana’s first Shake Shack will open its doors Friday. The national burger chain will begin serving New Orleans area customers at 11 a.m. on Veterans Memorial Boulevard on the corner of Severn Avenue. The first 100 people in line will receive a free Dirty Coast T-Shirt and Shake Shack swag...
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Krewe of Isis Planning to Roll in Kenner Next Year?

The official announcement isn't coming till later today, but there's a route...so I'm guessing this is happening. The Krewe of Isis and the City of Kenner are expected to announce later today in a press conference that the 47 year old Mardi Gras Krewe will be relocating their parade to Kenner. Here...
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Jefferson Parish Recycling for Paint and Other Hazardous Materials - Metairie and Marrero

Don't just toss paint, weed killer, old cleaning products and stuff like that in the trash. It's important to recycle them. And this weekend Jefferson Parish is holding a drop-off! The Department of Environmental Affairs; a Keep America Beautiful affiliate will collect household hazardous materials...
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