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satchmo-summerFrench Quarter Festivals, Inc. proudly announces the complete music schedule for the 15th Anniversary Satchmo SummerFest presented by Chevron. The premier American jazz festival dedicated to the life, legacy, and music of New Orleans' native son, Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong, Satchmo SummerFest takes place July 31-August 2 on the grounds of the Louisiana State Museum's Old U.S. Mint. In 2015, French Quarter Festivals, Inc. will implement a nominal $5 daily admission fee (kids 12 and under are free).

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enemyby Ron Chapman

It did not take long for the mainstream media and politicians to poison the well.   They are incapable of accepting the goodness in man and reporting the same.   For them unless there is fear, anger, and controversy there is no story. Tension and division drive their narrative.   Simply reporting the majesty of what is taking place is beyond them…too passive. 

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city-pIn the last few weeks, City Park in New Orleans has become a cesspool of crime. There have been two reported rapes as well as a double shooting, which occurred last weekend. In the latest incident, hundreds of young hooligans were partying in New Orleans East and their festivities were shut down by the police.

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Landrieu-re-elected-smallOnce again, a horrific murder has given New Orleans an unwelcome burst of national publicity. This time, it involved the murder of James Bennett, Jr., a Housing Authority of New Orleans (HANO) police officer. He was killed early Sunday morning near a dimly lit public housing site that was undergoing construction. Bennett was the first HANO police officer killed in the line of duty in New Orleans, a city that has had public housing developments since 1941.

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BATON-ROUGEIABC New Orleans will host a panel featuring NOLA Entrepreneurs' Kirk Coco, Simone Bruni and Stirling Barrett. Success as an entrepreneur is determined in large part by the ability to communicate effectively. This panel will engage in active discussion about their communication / branding challenges and successes in today's highly competitive marketplace.

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new-orleans-tourism-compressed1WalletHub has ranked Shreveport as the top city in the United States to start a business while New Orleans is ranked 14th. 

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new-orleans-tourismBayoubuzz business shorts for today, based upon press releases submitted

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hecht-hangoutThe distance between New Orleans and Panama got shorter today as Copa Airlines, subsidiary of Copa Holdings, S.A., {NYSE: CPA} and member of the Star Alliance global airline network, announced it will begin nonstop service four times a week between New Orleans, La., and Panama, Republic of Panama, on June 24, 2015. New Orleans will be Copa Airlines’ 11th U.S. destination and its 71st overall.

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BATON-ROUGE-SKYToday's Louisiana business shorts include the upcoming Baton Rouge Area Chamber's shareholder meeting featuring the Chairman of Whole Foods John Elstrott, the new Board of Directors of the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry, the New Orleans Chamber of Commerce, Federal City, Louisiana Tech and JEDCO finalists.  

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roadshow-italy-compressedQuestion: What happens when you stir delicious New Orleans culture, unraveled history, a pinch of voodoo, the horrors of Katrina and the mystery of family roots?

Answer: The February 3rd PBS Genealogy Roadshow featuring upon the “Histories of Mysteries”, the City of New Orleans.

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