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Renovation takes Pontchartrain Hotel into its prime

Renovation takes Pontchartrain Hotel into its prime

May 19, 2015 Latest News

By: Robin Shannon, Managing Editor CityBusiness Although their plan includes a complete top to bottom renovation, the new owners of the Pontchartrain Hotel said many of the well-known features of the storied property will stay the same. AJ Capi… Read More »

New Orleans could be in running to bid on Super Bowls in 2019 and 2020

New Orleans could be in running to bid on Super Bowls in 2019 and 2020

May 18, 2015 Latest News

By Terrance Harris, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune  New Orleans could be in the running to host a record 11th Super Bowl when the NFL sends out invites on Wednesday for cities to host Super Bowls in 2019 and 2020. After losing out to Minnea… Read More »

European-style boutique hotel planned for Canal Street, website reports

European-style boutique hotel planned for Canal Street, website reports

May 14, 2015 Latest News

Richard A. Webster, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune A vacant building on Canal Street, directly across from the new multi-billion dollar medical complex, could be redeveloped into a boutique hotel, according to the Mid-City Messenger. Developer … Read More »

City wants proposals for Piazza d'Italia redevelopment

City wants proposals for Piazza d'Italia redevelopment

May 13, 2015 Latest News

By: Robin Shannon, Managing Editor A pair of surface parking lots adjacent to the Piazza d’Italia public plaza in the Central Business district is being pegged for new development by the city. In an effort to take better advantage of the … Read More »

New Orleans airport announces non-stops to Dominican Republic

New Orleans airport announces non-stops to Dominican Republic

May 13, 2015 Latest News

By Jed Lipinski, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune New Orleanians will soon be able to travel to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, aboard seasonal non-stop flights organized by tour operator Vacation Express. Flying out of Louisiana Armstrong N… Read More »