New Orleans Events – Thursday, January 14, 2016

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Associated Press Louisiana Daybook for Thursday, January 14, 2016.



Thursday, Jan. 14 – Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards attends President Barack Obama’s town hall meeting – McKinley High School, 800 E. Mc Kinley St. Baton Rouge, LA, 9:30 a.m., Gives the keynote speech at the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI) annual meeting – Crowne Plaza Baton Rouge, 728 Constitution Ave., Baton Rouge, LA, 12:30 p.m.


Thursday, Jan. 14 – The Idea Village hosts a press conference unveiling plans for the 8th annual New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (NOEW), presented by IBERIABANK. The event will take place from March 11-18, 2016, 10:00 a.m.

Location: The Idea Village Office, 515 Girod St., New Orleans.


Thursday, Jan. 14 – President Barack Obama in Baton Rouge, LA – Having delivered his final State of the Union address Tuesday – To highlight progress made since he took office and how to continue taking action in the next year. Visit includes a town hall, 10:05 a.m.,  and Twitter Q&A, 11:30 a.m., at McKinley Senior High School, before traveling back to Washington, DC.

Location: McKinley Senior High School, 800 E McKinley St., Baton Rouge, LA.


Thursday, Jan. 14 – New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu, the New Orleans Aviation Board (NOAB) and regional elected officials, business and tourism leaders break ground on the new north terminal at Louis Armstrong International Airport (MSY), 2:00 p.m.

The new terminal scheduled opening date is Oct. 1, 2018

Location: Louis Armstrong International Airport. Kenner, LA.


Thursday, Jan. 14 – National WWII Museum presents a new exhibit 'Fighting for the Right to Fight,' 5:00 p.m.

Location: 945 Magazine St., New Orleans.



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