News for June 2016

New Orleans #4 in Best Affordable Destinations in the USA

New Orleans #4 in Best Affordable Destinations in the USA

June 30, 2016 Latest News

New Orleans is known for its European-style architecture, mouth-watering Creole cuisine and all-around mysticism. And as its backbone is music: Jazz, blues, rock 'n' roll and Zydeco tunes ooze from every city crevice. But for many, the main r… Read More »

GNOHLA Phone Systems Down

GNOHLA Phone Systems Down

June 27, 2016 Latest News

Please note we are currently experiencing technical issues with our phone lines.  If assistance is needed, please contact gnohla@gnohla.com.   We apologize for the inconvenience. … Read More »

NOPD TO HOST COMMUNITY MEETING IN EIGHTH DISTRICT TO DISCUSS CONSENT DECREE PROGRESS

NOPD TO HOST COMMUNITY MEETING IN EIGHTH DISTRICT TO DISCUSS CONSENT DECREE PROGRESS

June 27, 2016 Latest News

NEW ORLEANS – The NOPD will host a community meeting tomorrow, Monday, June 27, to inform residents of the Eighth District about progress made in complying with the federal consent decree and to discuss ways the department is working … Read More »

Armstrong Airport opens competition for hotel at new terminal

Armstrong Airport opens competition for hotel at new terminal

June 27, 2016 Latest News

By Katherine Sayre, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune The New Orleans Aviation Board has opened a competition for developers to build a three-star hotel next to the new terminal under construction at Louis Armstrong International Airport. A fu… Read More »

River cruise line picks Gretna for home port

River cruise line picks Gretna for home port

June 24, 2016 Latest News

By Katherine Sayre, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune New cruise company French America Line has picked Gretna's ferry landing as the homeport for its 150-passenger riverboat Louisiane under a deal that steers money toward restoring ferry service … Read More »

Hotel Modern on Lee Circle sells, to relaunch as InterContinental

Hotel Modern on Lee Circle sells, to relaunch as InterContinental

June 23, 2016 Latest News

By Katherine Sayre, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune The Hotel Modern on Lee Circle sold Wednesday (June 22) to a developer with plans to rebrand the 10-story building into an InterContinental-branded hotel. Hawkeye Hotels based in Iowa … Read More »

Condor direct flight opens opportunities for New Orleans: A letter to the editor

Condor direct flight opens opportunities for New Orleans: A letter to the editor

June 20, 2016 Latest News

By Letters to the Editor, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune The announcement of direct flights to Germany opens a world of business possibilities between New Orleans and major cities in Europe. Although Condor caters primarily to leisur… Read More »

5 things to know: New Orleans proposed short-term rental law

5 things to know: New Orleans proposed short-term rental law

June 13, 2016 Latest News

By Robert McClendon, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune A formalized proposal to legalize Airbnb-style rentals in New Orleans could face it first vote Tuesday (June 14).  NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune will be in the City Council … Read More »

Parking could be a poison pill for legalizing Airbnb in New Orleans

Parking could be a poison pill for legalizing Airbnb in New Orleans

June 13, 2016 Latest News

By Robert McClendon, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune If the goal is to bring short-term-rentals out of the black market, New Orleans' latest proposal might be dead on arrival. Tucked into a set of proposed zoning changes&n… Read More »

Flight from New Orleans to Germany set to begin next spring, start at $399

Flight from New Orleans to Germany set to begin next spring, start at $399

June 9, 2016 Latest News

BY RICHARD THOMPSON| THEADVOCATE.COM New Orleans’ tourism bureau will put $300,000 in marketing muscle behind new seasonal flights that will link the city to Germany starting next spring. “We are going to try to keep this plane fill… Read More »

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