Main Street Nativity Walk is today

Then on Friday, the Southern Rail Commission will meet at 9 a.m. at the Longfellow/Old Town Civic Center (122 Court St.) in Bay St. Louis. The commission will have several important updates on the proposed Gulf Coast rail service between Mobile and New Orleans. Rail passengers and supporters are encouraged to attend.

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Witches were everywhere

At Saturday’s Witches Walk, we saw witches on golf carts & bikes & in shops & out, on balconies & steps, in shrimp boots & sandals. They were everywhere and everyone was having fun. Even the lone warlock we ran across. Pointy hats off to the organizers! Well done!

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Feast your eyes: Del Porto

Del Porto Ristorante  This contemporary Italian restaurant in downtown Covington appears on many a list of top New Orleans restaurants. Husband & wife chef-owners David and Torre Solazzo have resumes that include work at Napa Valley’s storied Tra Vigne, and they were semi-finalists for Best Chef in the South by the James Beard Foundation 2009,…

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Sunday photos: A whole lot of lobsters

Don’t even ask about the humidity.

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Road trip

East. South. North. West.

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Feast your eyes: Oxlot 9 Sunday brunch

Oh my. Those frog legs.

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News with a Twist: Today!

Setup was starting early this morning for New Orleans TV station WGNO to broadcast its popular “News with a Twist” today at 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. at the Depot. The station is promoting the community with stories about the municipal harbor, the Alice Moseley Museum, Infinity and The Shoofly Magazine, among other local assets.…

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Feast your eyes: Mandina’s Restaurant

Lunch at Mandina’s on Canal Street brought back memories of two hard-to-find old favorites: stuffed shrimp and Creole eggplant with shrimp, crabmeat, ham and seasoning. Both were daily specials on Friday. The homemade-tasting eggplant was generously seasoned and came with pasta and red gravy in the Italian tradition of too much food. The stuffed shrimp…

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Bay building permit update & Rediscover America tonight

Bay St. Louis building department today reported one building permit for a new house valued at $308,624 with fees of $2,468. Bay St. Louis Little Theatre   PRESENTS   On Tuesday night, October 17th at 7 pm Free event open to the Community!!!     National Travel Journalist and broadcaster Bill Clevlen (billontheroad.com) will make…

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