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    Friday, September 10, 2021
                                                                                                               Ochsner Community Health – Brees Family Center Opens Connectivity HubFor images and b-roll, click here      NEW ORLEANS, La. – While New Orleans recovers from Hurricane Ida, Ochsner Health knows that the community’s healthcare needs don’t stop. That’s why the Ochsner Community Health – ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 07, 2021
    LOCAL BUILDERS WARN RESIDENTS ABOUT SCAM CONTRACTORS Greater New Orleans, LA September 1, 2021 As Greater New Orleans begins the recovery after the devastating effects of the Hurricane Ida, local home builders are warning residents to be aware of scammers that may pose as legitimate contractors. The Home Builders Association of Greater New Orleans (HBAGNO) encourages all residents to ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 25, 2021
    The Federal Government is currently selling 5 vacant lots in the Dixon Neighborhood via our online auction at www.realestatesales.gov. The auction is open to the general public.  The lots were formerly used to support the New Orleans Job Corps Center. The sites are ready for redevelopment with single family residences or two family residences.U.S. General Services Administration Invitation for ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Human Interest
    Monday, August 23, 2021
    August 23, 2021                                                                                                                Metairie, La - Greater New Orleans Federal Credit Union, GNO FCU, supported a Back-to-School Supply Drive for Covenant House New Orleans, CHNO, by providing donations in preparation for the new school year. CHNO serves young people overcoming homelessness and trafficking. ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 18, 2021
    PRESS RELEASE  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  August 18, 2021  Media Contact:   Jessica Ragusa  jessica.ragusa@portnola.com  (504) 722-3000  Port of New Orleans and CLEANCOR Sign MOU to Bring  Environmentally Friendly LNG Fueling Solutions to Jurisdiction  NEW ORLEANS – Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) and CLEANCOR Energy Solutions LLC  (CLEANCOR), a subsidiary of SEACOR Holdings Inc. (SEACOR), ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Human Interest
    Tuesday, August 17, 2021
    Six Louisiana Schools Receive More Than 1,200 Free Hotspots, Internet Service  Through free connectivity solutions, AT&T is breaking down barriers to remote learning for students who need it mostBaton Rouge, August 2, 2021 —  As students and teachers begin the new school year, AT&T and leading nonprofit Connected Nation are continuing work to put the connectivity solutions vital to education ...read more
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    Thursday, August 05, 2021
    NORLI Recognizes its Regional Leadership Program Class of 2021Intensive nine-month program focuses on the advancement of Southeast Louisiana NEW ORLEANS (Aug. 5, 2021) — Following the completion of a nine-month long program dedicated to discussing and unravelling some of the most challenging and dynamic issues of the Greater New Orleans Region, the New Orleans Regional Leadership Institute (NORLI) ...read more
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    Tuesday, June 29, 2021
    Port of New Orleans Progresses Toward Development of New Container Terminalwith RFP for Program Manager and Program Controls Services  NEW ORLEANS — The Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for Program Management/Program Controls Services for the development of the Louisiana International Terminal (LIT), a new container facility capable of handling 2 million ...read more
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    Wednesday, June 23, 2021
    UNO Research & Technology Park Reimagined and Rebranded as The Beach at UNOBrand refresh celebrates progression and commitment to driving unparalleled research and innovation throughout the Gulf region  NEW ORLEANS (June 23, 2021) — The University of New Orleans (UNO) Research and Technology Park — a 30-acre site on the shores of Lake Pontchartrain leveraging 800,000 square feet of customizable ...read more
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    Thursday, May 20, 2021
    CLEAN FLEET AUTO BODY TO HOST THIRD BENEVOLENCE PROGRAM  Providing life changing transportation to a family in need. [Metairie, LA. May 20, 2021] Clean Fleet Auto Body is hosting its third Benevolence Program at the end of this year. This program is an opportunity to give a deserving family in need of a hand up, not a hand out. With the help of gracious sponsors, volunteers, partners, the crew at ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 27, 2021
    Photo Credit/Port NOLA: Pictured from left to right: Mike Sibley, Economic Development, Cleco Power, LLC; Marty Mayer, President, St. Tammany Parish Development District Board of Commissioners; Mike Cooper, Parish President, St. Tammany Parish Government; Chris Masingill, Chief Executive Officer, St. Tammany Corporation; Brandy D. Christian, President and CEO Port NOLA and CEO of the New Orleans ...read more
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    Friday, April 23, 2021
    SBA Announces First-of-Its-Kind Technology Initiative for Restaurant Revitalization WASHINGTON - The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today the first round of technology partners participating in a new initiative for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF) - a program that will allow eligible restaurants and other food establishments to access the RRF application or data they need ...read more
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    Tuesday, February 02, 2021
     Media Contact:Dominique BecnelGambel Communications504.616.7747dominique@gambelpr.comFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  ***POST PHOTO RELEASE***   Love Your City Awards Gala Benefits Over 500 Local Families in NeedVirtual event recognizes organizations using business models as force for good amid COVID-19 Pandemic  New Orleans, LA - On Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021, LifeCity and the Regional Sustainability ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 03, 2019
    April 3, 2019Reporters May Contact: Glennah Ivey, Bank of America, 646.855.3444glennah.ivey@bankofamerica.com   Cerisa MercedMerrill Financial Advisor Cerisa Merced Earns Distinguished CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM DesignationNew Orleans, La. – Merrill announced that Cerisa Merced of Merrill’s New Orleans office has earned the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM certification awarded by the Certified ...read more
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