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Besides jazz and beignets, Louisiana offers retirees an excellent combination of low taxes (the Tax Foundation ranks it as the fourth lowest in the nation)
May 19, 2013 | Read Story »
The information industry has long been a darling of the media — no surprise since the media constitutes a major… Read More »
May 10, 2013 | Read Story »
Louisiana has come a long way since 2006 when it ranked 47th.
May 6, 2013 | Read Story »
The population rose to 1.2 million in 2012, and there’s plenty of job growth in heavy construction and even the television and motion picture industry, according to New Orleans demographer Allison Plyer.
April 24, 2013 | Read Story »
Michael Hecht, President and CEO of Greater New Orleans, Inc., said the employment website Bright.com has listed the Greater New Orleans area as No. 3 in the country for tech job growth.
February 17, 2013 | Read Story »
The two highest-ranking states, Florida and Louisiana, received B-minus ratings. The states that were given F’s included Alabama, California, Iowa and New Hampshire.
January 7, 2013 | Read Story »
New Orleans continued to fare better than any other metro area in the U.S. in recovering from the recession during the third quarter of 2012, according to a report released Wednesday by the Brookings Institute.
December 28, 2012 | Read Story »
For the second consecutive month, New Orleans has claimed an elite rating as a travel destination from a major tourism magazine. This time, in fact, it scored the highest honor, when Travel + Leisure declared it the best American city to visit.
November 14, 2012 | Read Story »