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Achtung Dachshund

Achtung Dachshund

  Wiener Dog Races Presented By Double M Feed Fair Grounds Race Course Saturday, 2/15/14 1:00PM CST   Horses won’t be the only animals racing at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots on Saturday, February 15, as the New Orleans racetrack will also play host to Wiener Dog Racing, presented by Double M Feed, Garden and Pet Center. Thirty Dachshunds will be randomly selected to compete in the race from all received entries, and the application to compete can be found … Read entire article »

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photo of a recent meal at Crescent City Steakhouse Crescent City Steakhouse is known for their wonderful steaks. Did you know they have a great shrimp meal too? You won’t find it prominently displayed on the menu but, if you ask for it, you’ll be treated to a tasty array of gulf shrimp surrounded by great vegetables and a relaxing atmosphere. So, if today’s agenda includes a desire for shrimp, head on over to Crescent City Steakhouse and check out this hidden gem. You won’t be disappointed! … Read entire article »

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The Popp fountain was built in 1937. Its artistic design was proposed by an artist named Enrique Alferez. As with most of the fountains around the world, the Popp fountain was heartily donated by one of the locals of the city. In the year 1928, a total sum of $25,000 was given as a gift to the city. The kind people behind the possible building of the Popp fountain were Mrs. Rebecca Grant Popp and her dear sister, Isabel Grant. They helped in the creation financially merely not just the fountain itself but also on the beautification and maintenance necessities that the fountain needed. The fountain was all the same, dedicated to the generous sisters, hence the name Popp Memorial Fountain. Talking about the designs of the Popp Fountain, the structure … Read entire article »

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Take a walk in City Park any morning and you’ll likely encounter wildlife like you see here. Join the Magical Mystery Tour every Wednesday at FSJNAdotORG. … Read entire article »

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photo by Kevin O’Mara Sad Stump Hurricane Isaac took away someone’s beloved tree. Candles and a sad face serve as a memorial. *** If you are a regular visitor to FSJNAdotORG, you know that each Wednesday another photo of, in or around Faubourg St. John is posted as part of the weekly Magical Mystery Tour. Check out the link below for this Wednesday’s stop on the Magical Mystery Tour. This week’s post features … Read entire article »

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photo by Charlie London This is one of the many magical scenes you’ll encounter if you take the time to walk through City Park. … Read entire article »

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Bayou St. John by Kevin O’Mara Fiery sunset behind the American Can building, reflected in the waters of Bayou St. John. … Read entire article »

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Bayou St. John by Lindsey Boettinger Do you have a photo of, in or around Faubourg St. John? Send it to info at fsjna dot org (info@fsjna.org) and it could be the next stop on the Magical Mystery Tour! The Magical Mystery Tour continues every Wednesday at FSJNAdotORG … Read entire article »

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Blue Sky, Big Clouds by Kevin O’Mara Do you have a photo of, in or around Faubourg St. John? Send it to info@fsjna.org and it will be added to the Magical Mystery Tour. … Read entire article »

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Sun and storm over Bayou St. John by Kevin O’Mara Do you have a photo of, in or around Faubourg St. John? Send it to info@fsjna.org and it will be added to the Magical Mystery Tour! … Read entire article »

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1912 or 2012? What do you think? Was this photo of the rear yards on Dumaine taken in 1912 or 2012 and why do you think so? Go to Faubourg St. John on FACEBOOK —> http://facebook.com/faubourgstjohn to make a comment or if you are a Faubourg St. John Neighborhood Association member, make your comments on the yahoo group —> http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FaubourgStJohn/ … Read entire article »

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Jimmy Fahrenholtz caught the sunrise in City Park. … Read entire article »

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Faubourg St. John neighbor Allan Kramer sent in this photo and calls it, “PRINCE OF PEACE – MARDI GRAS INDIANS ON ESPLANADE” … Read entire article »

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Faubourg St. John neighbor, Tim Cohn says, “I took this with my phone one morning just after dawn while walking my dog. I ended up printing it on translucent paper and back lighting it and using it in series of bridge photographs in a restaurant that I decorated for a tv show that I was working on. … Read entire article »

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Do you have a recent picture or a historical one of any aspect of Faubourg St. John? Send it to info@fsjna.org and it will get included in the weekly Magical Mystery Tour! The Magical Mystery Tour continues every Wednesday at FSJNAdotORG. … Read entire article »

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Many streetlights have been repaired throughout Faubourg St. John. This scene used to be much darker until the streetlights were fixed recently — just in time for next month’s Bastille Day Celebration on Saturday, July 14, 2012! Do you have a recent picture or a historical one of any aspect of Faubourg St. John? Send it to info@fsjna.org and it will get included in the weekly Magical Mystery Tour! The Magical Mystery Tour continues every Wednesday at FSJNAdotORG. … Read entire article »

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Bread delivery in Faubourg St. John. Do you have a recent picture or a historical one of any aspect of Faubourg St. John? Send it to info@fsjna.org and it will get included in the weekly Magical Mystery Tour! The Magical Mystery Tour continues every Wednesday at FSJNAdotORG. … Read entire article »

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photo by Tommy Lewis Tommy Lewis posted this photo on Faubourg St. John’s Facebook page yesterday. Tommy mentioned he took the photo while riding his bicycle at 5:55 a.m. on June 5, 2012. Do you have a photo you’d like to share? A photo in, around, or about Faubourg St. John? Why not send it to FSJNAdotORG and it will be featured on the Magical Mystery Tour. Look for the Magical Mystery … Read entire article »

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