Jarvis DeBerry: Has New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin let you down? Join the club

August 10, 2009 by tiff  
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Chris Granger / The Times-PicayuneNew Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin gives his State of the City Address on Wednesday May 20, 2009, at the Mahalia Jackson Theatre. Imagine New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin waking up on a Monday morning and heading…

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Jarvis DeBerry: Has New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin let you down? Join the club

Jarvis DeBerry: Has New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin let you down? Join the club

August 10, 2009 by tiff  
Filed under New Orleans News

Chris Granger / The Times-PicayuneNew Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin gives his State of the City Address on Wednesday May 20, 2009, at the Mahalia Jackson Theatre. Imagine New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin waking up on a Monday morning and heading…

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Jarvis DeBerry: Has New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin let you down? Join the club

Stephanie Grace: Mayor Ray Nagin’s approach doomed new City Hall

August 1, 2009 by admin  
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Any postmortem of Mayor Ray Nagin’s attempt to convert the old Chevron office building into a new City Hall would have to acknowledge this fact: The mayor actually came close to convincing the City Council to approve the move.Chris Granger/The…

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Port Sulphur couple asks U.S. Supreme Court to hear ‘bad faith’ Katrina case against State Farm

July 31, 2009 by tiff  
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A Port Sulphur couple who lost their home in Hurricane Katrina has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse a lower court ruling rejecting their assertion that State Farm Fire & Casualty Co. acted in bad faith when handling their…

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Conflicting policies have stalled coastline restoration, leaders say

July 31, 2009 by admin  
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America’s Wetland Foundation holds conference in Biloxi

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Construction resumed on Industrial Canal lock replacement project

July 30, 2009 by admin  
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Work will now cost an estimated $1.3 billion

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New U.S. jobless claims climb last week, but overall beneficiary list shrinks

July 30, 2009 by tiff  
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AP Photo/Paul SakumaThe government says the number of newly laid-off workers filing initial claims for jobless benefits fell sharply last week, largely due to changes in the timing of auto industry layoffs. WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of newly laid-off…

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New U.S. jobless claims climb last week, but overall beneficiary list shrinks

Pay rates for federal employees in Louisiana may be reviewed

July 28, 2009 by admin  
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Minerals Management Service workers being lured away

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Capital One survey finds Louisiana firms are planning to put more money into development

July 27, 2009 by admin  
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And most have ample access to credit

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St. Tammany Parish jail losing state inmates; financial problems will worsen, sheriff says

July 24, 2009 by admin  
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Just when St. Tammany Parish Sheriff Jack Strain didn’t think things could get any worse, the state Department of Corrections told him this week that it would be taking away part of his cash crop: state prisoners….

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