Rock ‘n Roll Marathon is planned in New Orleans
Back to Main MenuReal Estate TransfersBack to Main MenuLocal Grocery AdsSpecial SectionsLocal AdsLagniappeRecycling is back. After a hiatus of nine years due to Hurricane Katrina interruption, curbside recycling has resumed downtown and in the French Quarter.Launch day is Jan. 28. If you are reading Vieux Point in advance online, you will get this in time to recycle. If you are reading the newspaper, in print the old fashioned wa hollister y and don get this message until Jan. 29, not to worry. You can recycle next week. And the next week. each Monday. Tuesday, which is awfully early to be putting out the garbage unless you are a night owl. So, remember before you go to bed, take out your recycling bin each Monday night.Items for recycling include paper products, such as newspapers, magazine, phone books and junk mail, paperboard and cardboard boxes, as food boxes and 12 pack drink boxes, plastic food or beverage containers and small metal cans and food containers.Items to put in the trash can, and not to be recycled, include Styrofoam, glass, plastic bags, pizza boxes and food contaminated containers. on Jan. 25, at Armstrong Park, Basin St. entrance, and on Feb. 8, at City Hall, Perdido St. entrance.The good news is: if you saved your old 18 gallon blue bin with the recycling logo you can recycle it.Daily trash collectionLet talk trash. Did you know that it is unlawful to place garbage in front of someone else house or business, even if you place it by a city trash can? Only city bins or black plastic bags, 3 ply or larger, can be used. This means no grocery bags, boxes, white plastic or small black plastic bags.Bulk trash collection for residences and small businesses happens on Wednesdays. are lifetime students/teachers looking to share our passion for learning with like minded souls, said David Bernstein, who conducts the Saturday Lyceum, a non profit adult education organization.challenge is to come up with a good question, adds Bernstein, who sends out emails so regulars can get a head start on reading. to noon at Fairgrinds Coffeehouse, 3133 Ponce de hollister Leon. hollister The next meeting is Feb 1.Rock Roll MarathonPut on your running shoes for the Rock Roll Marathon and boogie down the beautif hollister ul streets of New Orleans on Feb. 2. Starting downtown at Lafayette Square, marathoners take a little fun run to Audubon Park before heading down river to the French Quarter and Esplanade Avenue to City Park, the Lake Front and back to City Park. Are you feeling winded yet? There also a Half Marathon, a mere 13 miles.