What’s Up Wednesday: 03/20/19

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 There have been 15 crashes, 10 injuries and 496 responses this year. Would anyone think it is a good idea to drive the Causeway Bridge blindfolded? Well that’s essentially what drivers are doing when texting while driving. According to a survey conducted by AT&T, 49 percent of drivers admitted they text […]

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What’s Up Wednesday: 03/13/19

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 As of February 28, 2019, there have been 15 crashes and 10 injuries on the Causeway Bridge. Each year, St. Patrick’s Day is celebrated with parades, funny leprechaun hats, and plenty o’ green beer. Unfortunately, it often ends with risky drunk drivers taking to the streets when the parties end. Drunk […]

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WHAT’S UP WEDNESDAY: 02/27/19

Wednesday February 27, 2019 As of January 31, 2019, there have been 20 DWI arrests on the Causeway Bridge. There have been 20 DWI arrests on the Causeway Bridge so far this year. Fat Tuesday is a day of huge celebration that includes parades, parties, and great food to indulge in before Lent begins on Ash […]

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What’s Up Wednesday: 02/20/19

As of January 31st, there have been 7 crashes, no injuries and 254 responses this year. The left lane is for passing. Slower traffic should drive in the right lane. It’s simple, yet many forget the importance of this law. Slower vehicles driving in the right lane isn’t just about being courteous, it’s also about […]

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What’s Up Wednesday: 02/13/19

As of January 31st, there have been 7 crashes and no injuries this year. It’s that time of year again for flowers, chocolate, and a romantic night out with your special someone. However, while love might be in the air this Valentine’s Day, nothing puts a damper on the evening more than a car accident. […]

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What’s Up Wednesday: 02/06/19

As of January 31st, there have been 7 crashes on the Causeway Bridge. Hands-free does not mean risk-free. According to the National Safety Council (NSC), approximately 100 people die every day in car crashes. Nationwide, in 2018, thousands of fatalities involved cell phones. That statistic includes hands-free devices. At any moment 7% of drivers are […]

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What’s Up Wednesday: 01/29/19

Saints fans are still devastated from the loss of the NFC Championship game due to the officials not penalizing the Rams for pass interference. During the game, everyone saw the penalty immediately except for the officials. New Orleans has suffered heartbreak many times in the past but we are a resilient City. In a letter […]

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