Quack A Falaya is Two Weeks Away, Ducks Are Still Available

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The Covington Rotary Club’s “Quack A Falaya” is a couple of weeks away, and there are still rubber ducks available (a duck is your raffle ticket).   The ducks are placed in the river at the Tammany Trace Bike Bridge and…

FD12 Donates to CCST for Flood Relief Efforts

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The St. Tammany Parish Fire District 12 / Fire Fighters Association – Local 4800 gave a donation to Concerned Citizens of St. Tammany for the victims of the flood disaster last month. CCST would like to extend it’s heartfelt thanks…

Give NOLA Day St. Tammany is Tuesday, April 3, 2016

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Give NOLA Day Northshore is Tuesday May 3, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Covington Trailhead.  The Farmer’s Market starts it off with the Farmers Market String Band from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.  LA PartyArt provides…

Block Party in Downtown Covington This Friday Evening

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The April Downtown Covington Block Party is this Friday April 29th with Cars, Music, Food and Drinks.  Walk down the street, see the sights and enjoy all downtown has to offer. Cirque de Soul will take place at Shop Soul…

St. John’s Coffeehouse Presents Carlo Ditta & Friends Saturday Evening

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Carlo Ditta returns to St. John’s Coffeehouse this Saturday evening for his signature New Orleans on the Northshore sound at the coolest spot in the middle of downtown.  Enjoy coffee, tea, and blended frozen drinks, plus sandwiches, desserts, lunch and evening dinner specials! …

Economic Development Series Re-Revisited

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by Timothy Achan Gates, Covington Weekly Correspondent Two years ago, Covington Weekly launched an Economic Development Series with the purpose of understanding how a seemingly quasi-public agency (The St. Tammany Economic Development Foundation) can operate among regional organizations without public…

This Week at the Covington Farmer’s Market with Charlene LeJeune

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Greetings and facilitations, friends! With Wednesday almost a reality, make plans to take your tastebuds on an culinary excursion that will carry you through the end of the week! Begin your delicious experience with Frankie & Johnny’s beef tostados topped…

Rockin’ the Rails at the Covington Trailhead & Live Music at the Covington Brewhouse

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Rockin’ the Rails continues this week with The Dominos Band.  The English Tea Room & Eatery will sell food at this week’s concert, beer sales to benefit local non profit organizations and wine sales by the Covington Business Association.  Stick…

Old Feed Store Music Series Continues This Saturday

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The Old Feed Store Music Series is this Saturday, April 16, from 1 to 3 p.m.     The Driskell Mountain Boys perform this week for the music series. Marsolan’s Feed & Seed is located at 316 E. Gibson Street.   Admission is…

Paper Shredding Event With Keep Covington Beautiful and I Shred

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Too many paper files?  Wondering how to dispose of it? Don’t throw them away! Keep Covington Beautiful is sponsoring a Paper Shredding Day on April 23 to celebrate Earth Day 2016.  The event will take place at the Covington Trailhead,…

Sign Up For Aerial Yoga at Our Place Studio

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Our Place Studio features Aerial Yoga with certified instructor Liz Bragdon.  For information on class availability, contact the studio at 985-875-1182 or visit them online at opcovington.com.  Our Place Studio also offers group classes, one on one training, detoxing, massage therapy,…

RSVP For Covington’s Sixth Business Resource Workshop

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City Councilman Larry Rolling (District D) announces the sixth Covington Business Resource Workshop will take place Wednesday, May 4, 2016 from 8:30 – Noon at the Greater Covington Center, Bogue Falaya Hall, 317 North Jefferson Avenue. “Our sixth workshop explores…

Get Your Rotary Club Quack A Falaya Duck

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The Covington Rotary Club is raising funds to promote healthy families and recreation in Covington and throughout the Northshore, and the Quack-A-Falaya is a Rubber Duck Race and Paddlers Parade on the Bogue Falaya River in Covington on Saturday, May…