Metairie

Don Ames
January 26, 2018 - 7:07 am
We get our first taste of Carnival in the New Orleans area this weekend, weather permitting. There are activities specifically for kids, and others specifically for adults. Mardi Gras Guide publisher, Arthur Hardy, says the whole family can enjoy a full weekend of parades on the Northshore this...
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Don Ames
November 01, 2017 - 6:48 am
Although it's not officially a city, Metairie has been named one of America's 50 Best Cities to Live. New Orleans' first suburb received that distinction from '24/7 Wall St.' The financial news and opinion company says Metairie is the 27th best place to live in the country. "It compares us...
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
October 12, 2017 - 5:54 am
On Wednesday, I had the pleasure of speaking with Steve Scalise for the first time since the shooting at a Congressional baseball practice. He had already returned to work, and he's getting back into all the action. We spoke about a variety of things, including his upcoming speech at an event by...
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Chris Miller
September 01, 2017 - 10:45 am
One person has been arrested after an 11-month-old died after being left in a car yesterday in Metairie. The sheriff's office says the baby girl's father, Sheng Li, faces a negligent homicide charge. The young girl was pronounced dead at a Metairie hospital Thursday evening. Her father apparently...
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