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Owen Sound Sun Times
Party down in New Orleans for Mardi GrasNEW ORLEANS -- Seems like we've barely recovered from Christmas and New Year's,
Party down in New Orleans for Mardi Gras
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 5 hours ago
NEW ORLEANS -- Seems like we've barely recovered from Christmas and New Year's, but it's already Carnival time, with Mardi Gras falling early this year, on Feb. 9. Carnival, from the Latin, means "farewell to the flesh." Mardi Gras -- which... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Party down in New Orleans for Mardi Gras 2016NEW ORLEANS -- Seems like we've barely recovered from Christmas and New Year's,
Party down in New Orleans for Mardi Gras 2016
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
NEW ORLEANS -- Seems like we've barely recovered from Christmas and New Year's, but it's already Carnival time, with Mardi Gras falling early this year, on Feb. 9. Carnival, from the Latin, means "farewell to the flesh." Mardi Gras -- which... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans area calendar for Feb. 5-11, 2016FRIDAY NIGHTS AT NOMA: 5 p.m., New Orleans Museum of Art, City Park, 1 Collins
New Orleans area calendar for Feb. 5-11, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
FRIDAY NIGHTS AT NOMA: 5 p.m., New Orleans Museum of Art, City Park, 1 Collins Diboll Circle, New Orleans. Art on the Spot, artist Tim Young discusses his performance project, “100 Novels.” Music by DJ Marc Stone. noma.orgSATURDAY COVINGTON FARMERS... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Time to plan for Mardi GrasSeems like we’ve barely recovered from Christmas and New Year’s, but it’s alrea
Time to plan for Mardi Gras
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Seems like we’ve barely recovered from Christmas and New Year’s, but it’s already Carnival time in New Orleans, with Mardi Gras falling early this year, on Feb. 9. Carnival, from the Latin, means “farewell to the flesh.” Mardi Gras — which literally... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans area calendar for Jan. 29-Feb. 4, 2016COVINGTON FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m., Covington City Hall, 609 N. Columbia St., Cov
New Orleans area calendar for Jan. 29-Feb. 4, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
COVINGTON FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m., Covington City Hall, 609 N. Columbia St., Covington. Cooking demo by Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText ColorJ & K Grilling and... Read more
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The Advocate
A hooligans’ ChristmasKurt Weilbaecher, of Covington, shares this holiday story: “When my last two b
A hooligans’ Christmas
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
Kurt Weilbaecher, of Covington, shares this holiday story: “When my last two boys were little, they loved two things, Christmas and ‘Star Wars.’ They would live under the tree … playing, sleeping and changing the decorations almost every... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Northstate woman shares experience as 'Rosie'During World War II, six million women joined the workforce. Those women played
Northstate woman shares experience as 'Rosie'
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 17 days ago
During World War II, six million women joined the workforce. Those women played an important role in our American history. Some of the first women in the workforce were known as "Rosies," they were no longer housewives, filling the shoes of men... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans area calendar for Jan. 22-28, 2016TAKE ART TO HEART FUNDRAISER FOR KID SMART: 7 p.m., One Eyed Jacks, 615 Toulous
New Orleans area calendar for Jan. 22-28, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
TAKE ART TO HEART FUNDRAISER FOR KID SMART: 7 p.m., One Eyed Jacks, 615 Toulouse St., New Orleans. Event is hosted by Tulane School of Medicine. Admission is $5. For more information, call (504) 569-8361. ‘AFTER THE SPILL’: 7 p.m., The Joy Theater,... Read more
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The Advocate
The Age of PasswordsJulaine Deare Schexnayder, of New Iberia, discusses in her “Bayou Wordsmith” co
The Age of Passwords
The Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
Julaine Deare Schexnayder, of New Iberia, discusses in her “Bayou Wordsmith” column in the Daily Iberian a problem with modern technology faced by those of us who “remember when you had to dial ‘0’ and speak to a live operator to make a long-distance... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans area for Jan. 15-21, 2016SUPERBALL SWEET 610 DEBUTANTE BALL: 8 p.m., Mardi Gras World, 1380 Port of New
New Orleans area for Jan. 15-21, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
SUPERBALL SWEET 610 DEBUTANTE BALL: 8 p.m., Mardi Gras World, 1380 Port of New Orleans Place. The 610 Stompers will dance their golden shoes off at the “London Calling”-themed event in homage to the classic Clash album. Tickets start at $40.Patron... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Time to plan for Mardi Gras: It's early this year, Feb. 9 NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Seems like we've barely recovered from Christmas and New Y
Time to plan for Mardi Gras: It's early this year, Feb. 9
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 26 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Seems like we've barely recovered from Christmas and New Year's, but it's already Carnival time, with Mardi Gras falling early this year, on Feb. 9.Carnival, from the... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Time to plan for Mardi Gras: It's early this year, Feb. 9NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Seems like we've barely recovered from Christmas and New Yea
Time to plan for Mardi Gras: It's early this year, Feb. 9
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 26 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Seems like we've barely recovered from Christmas and New Year's, but it's already Carnival time, with Mardi Gras falling early this year, on Feb. 9. Carnival, from the Latin, means "farewell to the flesh." Mardi Gras — which... Read more
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The Advocate
The Age of PasswordsJulaine Deare Schexnayder, of New Iberia, discusses in her “Bayou Wordsmith” co
The Age of Passwords
The Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
Julaine Deare Schexnayder, of New Iberia, discusses in her “Bayou Wordsmith” column in the Daily Iberian a problem with modern technology faced by those of us who “remember when you had to dial ‘O’ and speak to a live operator to make a long distance... Read more
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The Advocate
Southern exposureOur mention of lost drivers before GPS and Google maps brought this response fr
Southern exposure
The Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
Our mention of lost drivers before GPS and Google maps brought this response from Mike Eldred, of Tylertown, Mississippi: “I once found myself lost in Alabama, asking for directions. “I was driving my brother’s New York-licensed car. “The gas... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans area calendar for Jan. 8-14, 2016AND THE BALL AND ALL FOR PRE-MARDI GRAS RUN: 8 p.m., Rivertown Theaters, 325 Mi
New Orleans area calendar for Jan. 8-14, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
AND THE BALL AND ALL FOR PRE-MARDI GRAS RUN: 8 p.m., Rivertown Theaters, 325 Minor St., Kenner. See this comedy about the Mystic Krewe of Terpsichore. Tickets are $26. Additional performances are at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Sunday. To purchase, call... Read more

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