Orleans Parish DA Under Fire

[contentblock id=1 img=gcb.png] Protestors gathered in front of Criminal District Court (Tulane Avenue and Broad Street) Tuesday (May 16) calling for sanctions against Orleans Parish District Attorney Leon Cannizzaro. The demonstration was organized by a coalition of organizations and led by Our Revolution NOLA, a local chapter of a national group...

Louisiana Tornado Survivors Encouraged to Apply for Disaster Assistance

[contentblock id=1 img=gcb.png] From a press release BATON ROUGE — The presidential disaster declaration of Feb. 11 makes federal Individual Assistance available to eligible families and individuals in Livingston and Orleans parishes; and anyone who sustained property damage as a result of the Feb. 7 tornadoes and severe storms, should register...

Local Leaders Gather to Support Gusman

[contentblock id=1 img=gcb.png] Nearly three dozen local faith-based, civic and political leaders came together Tuesday morning in front of the Orleans Justice Center to voice their support for embattled Orleans Parish Sheriff Marlin Gusman as he heads to court in just days for a hearing on the petition filed by...