Oak Cove Easter Egg Hunt Coming Soon

Oak Cove easter egg hunt

Oak Cove – Marrero LA Easter Egg Hunt The Oak Cove Civic Association will be sponsoring a 2016 Easter egg hunt for residents on March 20, 2016. From NOLA.com: Members of the OakCove Civic Association in Marrero are sponsoring a free Sunday afternoon of crafts, a coloring contest and an Easter […] Read more »

New Algiers Ferry Hours Start October 12, 2015

Algiers/Canal Street ferry landing

Temporary Extension to Algiers Ferry Hours Good news for Algiers Point businesses – ferry hours will be extended on a trial basis from 10/12/15 through Mardi Gras 2016. New Canal Street to Algiers ferry schedule Mon-Thurs 6am-9:45pm Friday 6am-11:45pm Saturday 10:30am-11:45pm Sunday 10:30am – 9:45 pm Boats leave the West […] Read more »

West Bank Real Estate Photo of the Week

Street tiles on Alix Street in Algiers Point

Algiers Point Street Tiles I love these old street tiles that can be found throughout Algiers Point. Dating back to the 1870s, many of the tiles have been lost or damaged over the years, but the remaining tiles are a reminder of a time when street signs weren’t just for […] Read more »

ExhibitBe Comes to the West Bank

Exhibit Be

Blurring the lines between graffiti and art, ExhibitBe opened Saturday in Algiers for a one day show. Local street artists have transformed an abandoned apartment complex into one of the most stunning displays of art that I’ve been witness to. The backstory on how ExhibitBe came to be Due to […] Read more »

What Will the New Ferry Schedule Do to Algiers Point?

Algiers/Canal Street ferry landing

Algiers Ferry News With the sunsetting of tolls on the Crescent City Connection, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development is now fully in control of the Algiers/Canal Street ferry operations, including the schedule for service. What I don’t think most people anticipated was that People who own homes that […] Read more »

Algiers Community Garden Needs Volunteers

Algiers Community Garden Needs Volunteers

Ready to put your green thumb to good use on the West Bank? There’s a community garden in Algiers that’s looking for some help. One of our community gardens is looking for new growers and a new lead gardener. The Teche Street Community Garden at 813 Teche Street (at the corner […] Read more »