Articles in Category: 'Louisiana'

By: Nancy Smith | Posted: July 18, 2013 3:55 AM


Who are these No Casinos people and where have they been living all these years? They need to gallop across the castle moat, get as far away from Fantasyland as they can and spend a little time in Florida reality.

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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: September 3, 2010 4:05 AM
It's not another BP disaster, but an explosion and fire on an offshore drilling platform spread a mile-long sheen of oil in the Gulf of Mexico Wednesday afternoon.
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By: Alex Tiegen | Posted: April 19, 2010 12:12 AM

Hurricanes are a constant threat when you live on a Southeastern U.S. coast. But so are high wind-insurance premiums. Wind premiums can prove just as damaging to an insured's bank account as a high-powered windstorm can be to a home and family  -- even for residents protected by state-sponsored insurers of last resort.

And in Florida, where June marks the start of crowded beaches and hurricane season, statistics in neighboring states show coastal wind-insurance for older homes is no bargain. 

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By: Sunshine State News | Posted: August 28, 2010 4:05 AM

Hurricane Katrina is alive and still hurting heavy in the hearts and minds of hundreds of thousands of Gulf Coast residents.

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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: June 16, 2010 12:05 AM
Newly released Census data show that Florida's Gulf Coast has grown more rapidly than any other coastal region of the country. It's a population shift that has the Obama administration on the horns of a dilemma.
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