Early voting begins Saturday for the Nov. 16 runoff for Jefferson Parish Juvenile Court judge. Check details at the registrar of voters website.
Now we know where Parish Councilman Paul Johnston stands on leasing Jefferson's two public hospitals: Let them go their separate ways. He's the third council member to take that position, leaving four -- according to council Chairman Chris Roberts -- wanting to lease both hospitals to Louisiana Children's Medical Center.
Friday is the deadline to apply for a seat on Kenner Mayor Mike Yenni's Youth Advisory Council. Details are on City Hall's website.