Halloween season in New Orleans has officially begun!  At the corner of State Street and St. Charles Avenue, an evolving display of skeletons has been a staple of the Halloween fun for years… and it just keeps getting better. UPDATE:  …

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Bryce takes a back-to-school selfie... ready to learn.

Ask anyone and they will tell you that New Orleans public (and possibly private) education is sub-standard; but I think the data may be flawed.   Many “hidden factors” have skewed the test scores, and I think this is a good …

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I’ve been using the NextDoor app to keep up with events in Uptown New Orleans.   It’s designed to keep neighbors in touch with one another, and is a great platform for announcing local events, things for sale, lost and found, …

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Skeletons Uptown... rising up to trick and treat!

Yes, Halloween is a season here.  It’s already started.   Yesterday, September 21, a full month and ten days before Halloween, the first lawn decorations were spotted on State Street, almost coinciding with the appearance of Christmas decorations at Wal Mart …

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