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The Eliza Jane Hotel Wins International Design Award

NEW ORLEANS — The Eliza Jane hotel (315 Magazine Street) has won a 2024 MUSE Hotel Award in the historical boutique hotel category. The...

New Orleans & Company Hosts ‘Tourism University’

NEW ORLEANS — New Orleans & Company will host “Tourism University” from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. on April 17 at 2020 St. Charles...

New Orleans City Council Approves Topgolf Land Swap

NEW ORLEANS (Verite) — The New Orleans City Council on Thursday approved a controversial land swap that will shift part of Melpomene Street, making...

Spielberg and Others to Receive WWII Museum’s American Spirit Award

NEW ORLEANS (press release) — The National WWII Museum has announced the 2024 recipients of its American Spirit Award. The award recognizes individuals who,...

Caesars Promotes Miles Tully Jr.

NEW ORLEANS — Miles Tully Jr. was recently promoted from director of food and beverage to vice president of hospitality at Caesars New Orleans....

Landry Appoints New Convention Center President

NEW ORLEANS — Gov. Jeff Landry has appointed Russell W. Allen president of the Ernest N. Morial New Orleans Exhibition Hall Authority, the governing...

One Month Out, New Orleans Jazz Fest Begins Preparations for 2024 Event

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Fair Grounds Race Course, which plays host to the 2024 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, begins its annual...

Today Show to Broadcast from the French Quarter in April

NEW ORLEANS — For the third year in a row, New Orleans & Company is sponsoring a live broadcast of NBC’s Today Show with...

Brasa South American Steakhouse Opens in Canal Place

NEW ORLEANS — Chef Edgar Caro and Antonio Mata have opened the Brasa South American Steakhouse in the Canal Place shopping center.  Drawing inspiration from...

WWII Museum Adds New AI-Powered Exhibit

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Olin Pickens sat in his wheelchair facing a life-sized image of himself on a screen, asking it questions about being...

W New Orleans–French Quarter Reveals Multimillion Dollar Renovation

NEW ORLEANS – This week, W New Orleans–French Quarter—which is part of Marriott Bonvoy’s global portfolio of more than 30 brands—unveiled a multimillion-dollar renovation...

JetBlue to Reduce or Cut Least Profitable Routes

NEW YORK (AP) — JetBlue Airways will end service at several cities and reduce flying out of Los Angeles in a move to retrench...

Convention Center Surpasses Recycling Goal During Renovations

NEW ORLEANS – In addition to expanding its robust recycling program for clients and events, The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center is...

Convention Center Touts 84% Recycling Rate on Renovation

NEW ORLEANS (press release) — The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center is expanding its recycling program for clients and events, and it...

Award Winners: Lyons, Pineda, Qamruddin and More

NEW ORLEANS — A roundup of recent award winners: Accent New Orleans President Diane Lyons has received the 2024 Smart Women in Meetings Award. “This recognition...

Amid Crawfish Shortage, Landry Issues Disaster Declaration

BATON ROUGE (AP) — Amid a crawfish shortage in Louisiana, the nation’s top producer of the crustaceans that are a staple in Gulf Coast...

Resiliency and Disaster Preparedness Conference Returns to N.O. in April

NEW ORLEANS – Annual resiliency conference ResCon returns to the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center April 23-25, 2024. The three-day international conference...

Galatoire’s Returns to Lunch and Dinner Service on Tuesdays

NEW ORLEANS – Galatoire’s Restaurant has announced the return of lunch and dinner service on Tuesdays beginning March 12. The restaurant has been operating...

Wild South Restaurant Now Open in Lower Garden District

NEW ORLEANS — Wild South restaurant is now open at 1245 Constance Street in the space that previously housed Lengua Madre. The new venture...

Treasure Chest Casino to Fill 300 Positions

KENNER, La. – On March 1, Boyd Gaming Corporation and Treasure Chest Casino announced the dates of upcoming job fairs to fill hundreds of...

Spirit to Offer Nonstop from MSY to San Juan

NEW ORLEANS — On May 9, Spirit Airlines will launch the only nonstop flight from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport to Luis Muñoz...

Crack’D Brunch Open in the Lower Garden District

NEW ORLEANS — Crack’D Brunch is now open at 1901 Sophie B. Wright Place in the Lower Garden District.  It’s the latest venture from OnePack...

Frontier Airlines to Add 2 Nonstop Destinations from New Orleans

DENVER – Frontier Airlines announced it is adding nonstop flights from New Orleans to Columbus, Ohio and Indianapolis. The flights will begin in May...

2024-25 Saenger Broadway Series Schedule Announced

NEW ORLEANS (press release) — Broadway in New Orleans, presented by Entergy, has announced the 2024-25 schedule of Broadway performances coming to the Saenger...

Louisiana’s River Parishes Tourist Commission Appoints Executive Director

LAPLACE, La. – Louisiana’s River Parishes Tourist Commission has announced the appointment of Denise Burrell as executive director. She has served as deputy director...

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