News for November 2014

Norwegian, Port of NOLA reach four-year deal

Norwegian, Port of NOLA reach four-year deal

November 24, 2014 Latest News

By: Natalie Chandler, Managing Editor, CityBusinessThe Port of New Orleans and Norwegian Cruise Line have approved an agreement that will keep the company’s ships in the city for at least four more years, port president and CEO Gary LaGrange sa… Read More »

Bigger hotel brands jump into latest competition

Bigger hotel brands jump into latest competition

November 20, 2014 Latest News

BY JAQUETTA WHITE, The AdvocateThe city will have its pick of nearly a dozen proposals from local and national developers as it tries once again to redevelop the long-vacant former World Trade Center building at the foot of Canal Street.A call for qu… Read More »

Tourist market eyed with flights to Florida, Ohio, Indiana

Tourist market eyed with flights to Florida, Ohio, Indiana

November 19, 2014 Latest News

BY JEFF ADELSON, The AdvocateLouis Armstrong International Airport will add direct flights to the Midwest and Florida next year through a budget-priced carrier focused on vacation destinations.With the new Allegiant Air flights, the New Orleans airpo… Read More »

Seasonal 2015 Non-Stop International Flights from New Orleans Announced

Seasonal 2015 Non-Stop International Flights from New Orleans Announced

November 12, 2014 Latest News

Cancun Service Returns and New Service to Punta Cana to Start(NEW ORLEANS, LA) – Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport and Vacation Express, one of the largest tour operators in the southeast United States, are pleased to announce t… Read More »

The Pontchartrain Hotel sells to Chicago investment firm with plans to restore old world charm

The Pontchartrain Hotel sells to Chicago investment firm with plans to restore old world charm

November 10, 2014 Latest News

By Jennifer Larino, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneA Chicago real estate investment firm has purchased the storied Pontchartrain Hotel on St. Charles Avenue, once one of the top destinations for the rich and famous enjoying extended stays in the city. … Read More »