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357 Brockenbraugh Ct. in Old Metairie

The Advocate

Date: 11/29/2015 7:06:00 AM

Metairie was the first suburb of New Orleans, on the south shore of Lake Pontchartrain between the cities of New Orleans and Kenner and was created by alluvial deposits of the Mississippi River system over thousands of years. Metairie is physically

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Madisonville Town Talk: Wooden Boat Festival volunteer party a big hit

The Times-Picayune

Date: 11/26/2015 8:26:00 PM

The 26 th annual Wooden Boat Festival broke the attendance records of previous years and to celebrate the success of the festival, the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Maritime Museum held a appreciation party to thank the 420 men and women who volunteered

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Can Soul Icon Allen Toussaint Topple Robert E. Lee in New Orleans?

Daily Beast

Date: 11/26/2015 1:03:00 AM

Ironically, Toussaint lived on Robert E. Lee Boulevard in a home near Lake Pontchartrain. Others who revered him, echoing Deacon John, were uneasy about installing a statue in his memory to replace that of Lee. Said Ben Sandmel, author of Ernie K-Doe

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Lakefront redevelopment ideas may soon be reality - FOX 8 WVUE New Orleans News, Weather, Sports, Social


Date: 11/24/2015 3:59:00 PM

In addition to the concert venue, the levee authority is also contemplating recreating wetlands out to the east, a project that could help the health of Lake Pontchartrain. "The idea is to build a small marsh on the lakeshore near the lakefront airport

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Big Easy adventuring

Travel Weekly

Date: 11/24/2015 11:52:00 AM

Longer tours include a stop at Lake Pontchartrain and the chance to paddle through the edge of a salt marsh. Each kayak comes equipped with a dry bag to keep possessions safe

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• Surface Area: 630 Acres
• Length: 41 Miles
Lake Pontchartrain is a brackish estuary located in southeastern Louisiana in the United States. It covers an area of 630 square miles with an average depth of 12 to 14 feet. Some shipping channels are kept deeper through dredging. It is roughly oval in shape, about 40 miles from west to east and 24 miles from south to north.
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