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Annette's Picks: Weekend Guide for Jun 28-30

The first of the Independance Day events start this weekend with 2 big ones on the Northshore. So get plenty of wear out of those red, white and blue outfits and get started with all the fun! Zoomobile at Westbank Library - Friday 11am-12pm at Westbank Regional on Manhattan. Hands-on fun for the...
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Meet the Scamp the World's Ugliest Dog 2019 and Runners-Up

Scamp the Tramp will never win a beauty contest. But he's won an ugly one. The bug-eyed, dreadlocked pooch took top honors Friday night at the 31st annual World's Ugliest Dog Contest. Owner Yvonne Morones of Santa Rosa, California, won an appearance with Scamp on the "Today" show, $1,500 in cash,...
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Annette's Picks: Weekend Guide for Jun 14-16

It's all about dad this weekend...but there are a few things for everyone that you might want to check out this weekend. Then get dad that new tie. :) Kinky Boots - Runs Fri through Sunday at the Saenger. Harvey Fierstein and Cyndi Lauper created the fun musical about a young man taking over his...
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Annette's Picks: Weekend Guide for Jun 7-9, 2019

This weekend will end up as weekend #1 of my twins' 7th birthday celebration. They've learned how to really extend a birthday from their mama I guess. But if you're looking for a few fun things to do that don't involve Fortnite or Shopkins like my weekend will... then here ya go! Also it's Pride...
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Louisiana is 6th Best State for Pets in the Country

Okay, so for education and crime...we're never on the good side of the lists. But our pets can thank us for living here. Louisiana is ranked #6 for the most pet-friendly states in the entire country! Here's what they said about our ranking: In Louisiana, the “hair of the dog” isn’t just a hangover...
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New Orleans Dog Rescued from Hot Car After 2 Hours Thanks to Good Samaritan

Yesterday, thank goodness a dog was rescued from a hot car!!! The Louisiana SPCA Humane Law & Rescue officers rescued a dog trapped inside a sweltering hot car for more than two hours (TWO HOURS!!!) on Tuesday, May 28. When a good Samaritan and local business owner arrived at work she noticed a...
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Annette's Picks: Weekend Guide for May 31 - Jun 2, 2019

Are you also recovering from my Memorial Weekend sunburn? Aloe up and let's rally in time to enjoy another sunny, summer weekend. Oyster Festival - Saturday and Sunday at Woldenberg Park. Lots of oyster dishes and live music plus the shucking contest and oyster eating competition. Northshore Heart...
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Annette's Picks: Weekend Guide for May 24-27, 2019

Hopefully the long weekend lets you squeeze in a little extra fun! Here are my picks for some of the best things to do this weekend. And of course, your backyard BBQ too! WWII Museum : For the past several years our Memorial Day commemoration has highlighted the service and sacrifice of fallen...
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Annette's Picks: Weekend Guide for May 17-19, 2019

Bayou Boogaloo - Friday through Sunday along Bayou St John in MidCity. Tons of great bands, lots of crafts, food and fun. While many people boat on down the bayou, if you walk in you can expect a $10 admission fee which is brand new this year. ( details ) Plaquemines Parish Seafood Festival -...
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Pink Adopts New Puppy While On Tour

Pink is living her family life on the road these days and they've added another member of the family. Pink had the Nashville Humane Association bring some puppies backstage before her concert and because who could resist those cute faces... she ended up keeping one. She and the family named him...
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