News for March 2010

 James Beard Award Nominations Ceremony held in New Orleans

James Beard Award Nominations Ceremony held in New Orleans

March 23, 2010 Latest News

The nominees for this year’s James Beard Awards were announced this morning at a reception at the Palace Café in the French Quarter...John Harris, Scott Boswell and Sue Zemanick top list of New Orleans nominees for James Beard AwardsBy Brett… Read More »

NCAA means about $10 million to New Orleans economy

NCAA means about $10 million to New Orleans economy

March 23, 2010 Latest News

"March Madness" runs through New Orleans this week and the NCAA college basketball post-season is in bloom at the Arena...March Madness big in Big Easy by Paul Murphy / Eyewitness NewsPosted on March 18, 2010******NEW ORLEANS - "March Madness" runs … Read More »

Sugar Bowl makes a big economic impact on New Orleans

Sugar Bowl makes a big economic impact on New Orleans

March 17, 2010 Latest News

The Allstate Sugar Bowl had a total impact of $137.28 million on the New Orleans and Louisiana economies through all of its activities for 2009, including the 2010 Allstate Sugar Bowl Football Classic held on Jan. 1, according to a study completed by… Read More »

What the 18 to 34 year-old has to say about New Orleans

What the 18 to 34 year-old has to say about New Orleans

March 17, 2010 Latest News

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees celebrates with the Vince Lombardi trophy as the New Orleans Saints beat the Indianapolis Colts 31-17, Sunday, February 7, 2010 in Super Bowl XLIV at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida.The Saints come… Read More »

N.O Airport kicks off $16.8 million expansion

N.O Airport kicks off $16.8 million expansion

March 17, 2010 Latest News

It is the gateway to New Orleans for travelers flying into the region. Over the years, Armstrong International Airport has seen its share of updates, but now it's about to get a major facelift.Armstrong airport to begin major renovations, expansi… Read More »

New Orleans Tourism Master Plan

New Orleans Tourism Master Plan

March 10, 2010 Key Issues

New Orleans Tourism Master Plan Read More »

Board Makes Budgeting Changes

Board Makes Budgeting Changes

March 3, 2010 Latest News

Taking one of what will be many steps in the process of merging the two groups that currently promote tourism in New Orleans...First steps are taken to merging the two groups that currently promote tourism in New OrleansBy Jaquetta White, The Times-P… Read More »

Midwest returning to New Orleans Skies

Midwest returning to New Orleans Skies

March 3, 2010 Latest News

Nonstop daily flight between New Orleans and Kansas City...Midwest Airlines to resume service from New Orleans in MayBy Jaquetta White, The Times-PicayuneFebruary 25, 2010,An airline that has not flown out of Louis Armstrong New Orleans International… Read More »

Saints Gift to New Orleans

Saints Gift to New Orleans

March 3, 2010 Latest News

Super Saints hit home run for New Orleans...Saints help city improve perceptionSuper Saints hit a home run for New OrleansWednesday, March 03, 2010Peter FinneyIt was one of those moments that will remain forever frozen in time.Where were you when Tra… Read More »

Saintsational Impact

Saintsational Impact

March 2, 2010 Latest News

Fan-demonium...Saints' Super Bowl win scores with tourists...New Orleans CityBusiness Saintsational Impactby Richard A. Webster, Staff WriterPublished: February 25th, 2010Al Groos, general manager of the Royal Sonesta, hasn’t seen anything … Read More »

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