News for October 2009

Lodging Conference allows some to hold out hope-Oct 21, 2009

Lodging Conference allows some to hold out hope-Oct 21, 2009

October 29, 2009 Latest News

Lodging Conference allows some to hold out hope-Oct 21, 2009HotelBusiness.comBy Bruce SerlinPHOENIX—Against a backdrop of an industry downturn so severe that analysts have coined the phrase “jingle mail” to describe the sound of ow… Read More »

Frontier Expands Service to Louisville and New Orleans

Frontier Expands Service to Louisville and New Orleans

October 22, 2009 Latest News

Frontier Expands Service to Louisville and New OrleansDENVER, October 21, 2009 - Frontier Airlines today announced it will begin daily nonstop service from its hub at Denver International Airport (DEN) to both Louis Armstrong New Orleans Internationa… Read More »

Southwest Airlines

Southwest Airlines

October 22, 2009 Latest News

Southwest AirlinesBEGINNING MAY 2010:-- One new daily nonstop roundtrip between St. Louis and New Orleans.Currently, Southwest non-stop flights from New Orleans include:Houston HobbyDallas Love FieldPhoenixLas VegasDenverChicagoNashvilleBaltimore/Wa… Read More »

Penalties enacted on hourly motels

Penalties enacted on hourly motels

October 16, 2009 Latest News

Penalties enacted on hourly motelsJeff hopes to deter drug deals, prostitutionThursday, October 15, 2009By Paul RiouxThe Times PicayuneWest Bank bureauCracking down on seedy motels deemed havens for prostitutes and drug dealers, the Jefferson Parish … Read More »

Submerged Roads Update

Submerged Roads Update

October 15, 2009 Latest News

South Louisiana Submerged Roads Program Breaks Ground Downtown on Tuesday, October 13 with Ceremony at Lafayette Square.The Federal Highway Administration, Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development, and the Louisiana Regional Planning Co… Read More »

Sporting-event planners to convene in New Orleans this week

Sporting-event planners to convene in New Orleans this week

October 12, 2009 Latest News

Sporting-event planners to convene in New Orleans this weekBy Jaquetta N. WhiteTimes-PicayuneOctober 11, 2009The annual Travel, Events and Management in Sports conference, which meets in New Orleans this week, will not be mistaken for one of the majo… Read More »

New Orleans tops 10 categories in favorite cities survey

New Orleans tops 10 categories in favorite cities survey

October 12, 2009 Latest News

New Orleans tops 10 categories in favorite cities surveyBy Jaquetta N. WhiteOctober 07, 2009, 12:06PMThe Times-Picayune archiveNew Orleans is America's favorite place to escape for a wild weekend and antique shopping, according to Travel + Leisur… Read More »

AirTran debuts D.C. flight today

AirTran debuts D.C. flight today

October 8, 2009 Latest News

AirTran debuts D.C. flight todayN.O. fliers now have 2 nonstops to BWIThursday, October 08, 2009By Ramon Antonio VargasStaff writerNew Orleans passengers can take a new nonstop AirTran Airways flight to Baltimore-Washington International Airport star… Read More »

Report blasts cuts in travel: Corporate trips drop with economy

Report blasts cuts in travel: Corporate trips drop with economy

October 8, 2009 Latest News

Report blasts cuts in travelCorporate trips drop with economyWednesday, September 16, 2009Times-PicayuneBy Jaquetta WhiteBusiness writerHoping to revive the business travel market, the U.S. Travel Association released a study Tuesday that shows the i… Read More »

Local group takes over Windsor Court

Local group takes over Windsor Court

October 8, 2009 Latest News

Local group takes over Windsor CourtRooms to get major overhaulSaturday, October 03, 2009Times-PicayuneBy Jaquetta WhiteBusiness writerOne of New Orleans' most luxurious hotels is now under local ownership.The Windsor Court Hotel was sold Friday … Read More »