To read more results about data just released by the Census Bureau check out:
"What Census 2010 reveals about Population and Housing in New Orleans and the Metro Area" at: http://www.gnocdc.org
the non-partisan, legal watchdog group Louisiana Lawsuit Abuse Watch (LLAW) shows. An analysis of just eight Louisiana municipalities identified more than $52 million spent on lawsuits against local governments, including settlements, verdicts and outside counsel from 2006- 2009.
To assess the extent of litigation impact on Louisiana’s municipalities and municipal budgets, LLAW surveyed eight of the largest cities and parishes in Louisiana, and found these staggering results:
To read the complete report, go to www. LLAW.org.
During the month of February, visitors to The Grill Room, the Polo Club Lounge or Le Salon at the Windsor Court Hotel will have the opportunity to enter into the Lundi Gras Lounge sweepstakes. The winner of the sweepstakes will receive a reserved section for a party of eight in the Polo Club Lounge with views overlooking Tchoupitoulas for the Orpheus Parade. They will also receive a $500 bar tab to enjoy the parade.