Program has helped 150 Gentilly homeowners weather the storms

The Community Adaption Program, part of the federally funded Gentilly Resilience District, recently completed its 150th homeowner-driven stormwater management project, the Mayor’s Office and the New Orleans Redevelopment Authority (NORA) announced last week. Cumulatively, the first 150 completed CAP projects...

Viewpoint: Political action committees made the difference in the runoff elections

By Danae Columbus, opinion columnist It was no surprise that long-time criminal justice reform advocate Norris Henderson was standing right behind newly elected Sheriff Susan Hutson and her most powerful ally, District Attorney Jason Williams, at Saturday night’s election celebration....

Carjackings reported at lakefront, in City Park

In two early morning carjackings reported recently in and near Gentilly, the victims have been inside their vehicle parked in a recreational area. Early Tuesday (Dec. 7) in City Park, a man and woman were parked in the 50 block...