News for October 2011

NOPD Superintendent Ronal Serpas Named Fourth Vice President  of International Association of Chiefs of Police

NOPD Superintendent Ronal Serpas Named Fourth Vice President of International Association of Chiefs of Police

October 31, 2011 Latest News

New Orleans Police Department- Public Information Office(October 27, 2011)- Superintendent Ronal Serpas is officially the new Fourth Vice President of the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP). Superintendent Serpas, who ran unoppos… Read More »

Convention Center board will study redevelopment of 50-acre lot

Convention Center board will study redevelopment of 50-acre lot

October 27, 2011 Latest News

"The lot has remained largely vacant, with the exception of its use on occasion as a home for small festivals."Wednesday, October 26, 2011Jaquetta White, The Times-PicayuneFour years after scrapping plans to expand onto a 50-acre lot abutting the Ern… Read More »

Morial Convention Center Hall A gets a new look

Morial Convention Center Hall A gets a new look

October 25, 2011 Latest News

More multipurpose rooms are created for Hall A...by Christian Moises, News EditorOctober 24th, 2011Hall A of the New Orleans Morial Convention Center will get a yearlong makeover starting in December to break up the 100,000-square-foot main space… Read More »

St. Louis Hotel is now Hotel Mazarin

St. Louis Hotel is now Hotel Mazarin

October 20, 2011 Latest News

Saint Louis Hotel changes name:Hotel MazarinNew Orleans Hotel Collection730 Bienville Street (French Quarter)New Orleans LA 70130(504) 581-7300(800)535-9111 reservations97 Rooms – 2 Suites – Fitness and Business Center. Free in room coff… Read More »

New Orleans Airport cleared by Cuba

New Orleans Airport cleared by Cuba

October 13, 2011 Latest News

Hopes that the private sector benefits from this clearance from Cuba.October 13, 2011By: Rebecca Mowbray, Times PicayuneThe Cuban government has agreed to receive direct flights from New Orleans for the first time in more than 50 years, opening the … Read More »

Attention for tourism being moved to the under 30 crowd

Attention for tourism being moved to the under 30 crowd

October 10, 2011 Latest News

Thursday, October 6, 2011 CityBusinessBY: Richard A. Webster, Staff Writer New Orleans might seem like a natural tourist destination for the younger-than-30 crowd with its 24-hour party reputation, but the Big Easy is having a difficult time attra… Read More »

Hyatt Regency reopens this week after Hurricane Katrina

Hyatt Regency reopens this week after Hurricane Katrina

October 10, 2011 Latest News

Published: Sunday, October 09, 2011, 9:30 AMBy Jaquetta White, The Times-PicayuneHomes and lives were rebuilt. The New Orleans Saints won a Super Bowl. Ground was broken on a Mid-City mega-hospital.John McCusker/The Times-PicayuneThe lobbyâ… Read More »

Armstrong Airport traffic is stronger than ever...

Armstrong Airport traffic is stronger than ever...

October 6, 2011 Latest News

by Christian Moises, News Editor CityBusinessOctober 6th, 2011Passenger traffic at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport continued to fly high through August, according to airport figures. It was the 13th straight year-over-year gain … Read More »

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