marigny http://wwno.org en Hubig's bakery weighs options after July fire http://wwno.org/post/hubigs-bakery-weighs-options-after-july-fire <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">A demolition project has started at the site of an iconic New Orleans bakery gutted by a fire in July.</p> Tue, 11 Sep 2012 21:51:39 +0000 The Associated Press 19805 at http://wwno.org City Council rejects proposal for Marigny apartments http://wwno.org/post/city-council-rejects-proposal-marigny-apartments <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The New Orleans City Council has rejected a 25-foot height waiver sought by a developer who wants to build an apartment building in Faubourg Marigny.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The Times-Picayune reports developer Sean Cummings said the decision "kills the project."</p> Sun, 09 Sep 2012 17:31:00 +0000 The Associated Press 19771 at http://wwno.org NOPD to conduct Marigny DWI checkpoint tonight http://wwno.org/post/nopd-conduct-marigny-dwi-checkpoint-tonight <p>The New Orleans Police Department will conduct a sobriety checkpoint in the Faubourg Marigny area tonight, according to a department press release.</p><p>The checkpoint, manned by the NOPD&#39;s Traffic Division, will begin at approximately 9:00 p.m. tonight, and last until about 5:00 a.m. Friday morning, said department spokesperson Hilal Williams. Motorists are advised to have proper documentation, including proof of insurance and a valid driver&#39;s license, and should experience minimal delays.</p> Thu, 09 Aug 2012 21:25:18 +0000 Jason Saul 17512 at http://wwno.org New Orleans Rallies to Help Hubig's Pies Return http://wwno.org/post/new-orleans-rallies-help-hubigs-pies-return <p>It&rsquo;s been a week since fire destroyed the historic Hubig&rsquo;s pie factory in the Marigny. Owners are getting help from city officials and other businesses on rebuilding plans. Fri, 03 Aug 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 17026 at http://wwno.org Hubig's Factory Destroyed in Fire http://wwno.org/post/hubigs-factory-destroyed-fire <p>A taste of New Orleans has gone up in smoke. The Hubig&rsquo;s pie factory was destroyed in a five-alarm fire. Fri, 27 Jul 2012 21:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 16683 at http://wwno.org Fire destroys Hubig's Pies factory in New Orleans http://wwno.org/post/fire-destroys-hubigs-pies-factory-new-orleans <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">A five-alarm fire has destroyed a factory which had made hand-sized fried pies since 1922 and singed nearby houses, but nobody was injured.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Fire Superintendent Charles Parent tells WWL-TV&nbsp;that the factory is a total loss but firefighters limited damage to nearby houses to their exteriors.</p> Fri, 27 Jul 2012 18:11:10 +0000 The Associated Press 16671 at http://wwno.org