Super Bowl 2013 drove $480 million in spending in New Orleans, beating … – NOLA.com

April 18, 2013 by admin  
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SportsNOLA.com Super Bowl 2013 drove $480 million in spending in New Orleans , beating … NOLA.com That result beat organizers' expectations of $434 million in Super Bowl-spurred spending, which was based on calculations from the city's previous turn as host in 2002 updated with average visitor spending numbers that have risen in New Orleans since then. UNO Study Calculates $480M Economic Impact for Super Bowl XLVII NewOrleansSaints.com Super Bowl XLVII tax revenue impact in NO: $34.9 million The Advocate all 4 news articles

New Orleans Reaps Rewards of Big Game – The Fiscal Times

February 4, 2013 by tiff  
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The Fiscal Times New Orleans Reaps Rewards of Big Game The Fiscal Times And the payoff phase.The economic impact will be upward of half a billion dollars— 40 percent more than the last time New Orleans hosted the big game in 2002.

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BP Spill Victims Still Feel Economic Impact – Bloomberg

February 23, 2012 by tiff  
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Bloomberg BP Spill Victims Still Feel Economic Impact Bloomberg Louisiana oysterman Terrance M.

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New Orleans pulsating under spotlight of nine major sporting events – NOLA.com

January 3, 2012 by tiff  
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NOLA.com New Orleans pulsating under spotlight of nine major sporting events NOLA.com Fans in black and gold New Orleans Saints jerseys weaved through pods of maize and blue and clusters of maroon and burnt orange as the Sugar Bowl second-line snaked through the Vieux Carre's ancient streets. Enlarge David Grunfeld, The Times-Picayune …

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New Orleans scores big with college football’s economic impact – FOX 8 News WVUE-TV

January 2, 2012 by tiff  
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FOX 8 News WVUE-TV New Orleans scores big with college football's economic impact FOX 8 News WVUE-TV Just before noon, football fans got a taste of the New Orleans way as the Saint Augustine High School band played dance-inspiring songs on French Quarter streets. The annual parade is sponsored by the Sugar Bowl Committee

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Bayou Classic economic impact expected to be in the tens of millions of dollars – WWL

November 27, 2010 by admin  
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Seattle Post Intelligencer Bayou Classic economic impact expected to be in the tens of millions of dollars WWL NEW ORLEANS — No matter whether fans are rooting for Southern or Grambling University, it is the City of New Orleans …

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Oil Spill Clean Up Blimp in New Orleans – KLFY

July 9, 2010 by tiff  
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msnbc.com Oil Spill Clean Up Blimp in New Orleans KLFY The blimp officials plan to use to help with the oil spill is now in New Orleans . Cleanup crews plan to use the blimp to survey the oil spill and the damage … BP Readies New Plan to Contain Oil Leak Wall Street Journal BP Oil Spill Live Feed Update: Oil Spill Might Reach New Orleans Skubble (blog) In Louisiana, oil spill's economic impact is muted – so far Los Angeles Times WCSH-TV

New Orleans hotels file class action suit against BP – NOLA.com

May 27, 2010 by tiff  
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New Orleans hotels file class action suit against BP NOLA.com In a sign of mounting concern about the economic impact of the oil spill, several New Orleans hotels filed a class …

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Live music in New Orleans during Mardi Gras – NOLA.com

February 12, 2010 by tiff  
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New York Times (blog) Live music in New Orleans during Mardi Gras NOLA.com At Tipitina's, the all-star New Orleans Social Club includes Ivan Neville, George Porter Jr., Leo Nocentelli, Henry Butler and Raymond Weber; DJ Soul Sister …

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Domainer Mardi Gras Kicks Off in New Orleans – Domain Name Wire (blog)

February 12, 2010 by admin  
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ZDNet (blog) Domainer Mardi Gras Kicks Off in New Orleans Domain Name Wire (blog) This could have been a story with photos and videos from last night's Domainer Crawfish Boil in New Orleans .

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