Latest Gretna, Louisiana Stories

2011-06-29 09:03:00

NEW ORLEANS, June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Kool Smiles, a leading dental health provider for children and adults, has expanded into New Orleans with offices in Gentilly and Gretna. The new locations, which opened in May and June respectively, are the company's first in the New Orleans metro area, offering local residents convenient new options for quality dental care. The new offices are part of Kool Smiles' ongoing nationwide push to boost the availability of affordable dentistry to...

2011-02-14 11:00:00

GRETNA, La., Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- American Commercial Realty (ACR) is pleased to announce that it has completed a retail lease at the Westside South Shopping Center in Gretna (New Orleans), Louisiana. A new lease to Simply Fashion, an Alabama based retail fashion company, for approximately 3,300 square feet at 64 West Bank Expressway. For more information regarding ACR's properties and services, please call (561) 775-1300 or visit our website at www.amcomrealty.com. SOURCE...

2008-09-08 03:00:10

By Anonymous Omni Bank has reopened the following locations today with hours from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.: The drive-up at 3351 N. Causeway Blvd. in Metairie is open, and the lobby at 4305-A N. Clearview Parkway is receiving customers. Branches at 285 W. Esplanade Ave. in Kenner and 201 Huey P. Long Ave., Gretna, and 810 N. Causeway Blvd. in Mandeville are fully operational. In Baton Rouge, the drive-up at 7054 Jefferson Highway is available. Omni customers can also access their money at...

2005-09-13 18:59:36

GRETNA, Louisiana (Reuters) - Three suburbs of New Orleans announced they will reopen on Wednesday, saying residents have safe water, electricity and sewer service 15 days after Katrina struck. The cities of Gretna, Westwego and Lafitte, Louisiana, said residents could come back starting at 5 a.m. on Wednesday morning but cautioned that they would face a strict curfew "The city now is open for business," Westwego mayor Robert Billiot told WWL radio. "We are going to rebuild Westwego....

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