| O-T Lounge|| Home Building: Home Builder Owned Lots - nolanola on 3/9/14 at 9:03 am|
If you buy property from a home builder with a contract in place for the builder to construct the home on said property how do you protect yourself so that he builds at a fair market value? Since you do not yet own said lot you don't have any plans for him to bid on yet....
| O-T Lounge|| Anyone have a treadmill desk? - nolanola on 3/7/14 at 2:21 pm|
Cardio & WYHI thread at the same time.
| O-T Lounge|| Planning a new house, anyone have any good forums? - nolanola on 3/5/14 at 9:23 am|
There are really some great house planning threads found between the OT and money board. Anyone have any good forums for planning a house? ...
| O-T Lounge|| Covington/Mandeville/Madisonville Acre+ Subdivisions - nolanola on 2/28/14 at 9:39 am|
What are some subdivisions in the area that offer 1+ acre home sites?...
| O-T Lounge|| My Cox internet is down in Metry. anyone else? - nolanola on 2/26/14 at 8:15 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| House Layout Ideas - nolanola on 2/24/14 at 9:27 am|
I've been using Houzz to get some really great ideas for a custom home. I need help figuring out some layout ideas before I go to someone who can draw the plans. Any good resource sites for this?...
| O-T Lounge|| NOLA EMS: 2 Riders Fall from Float, 1 Critical - nolanola on 2/23/14 at 6:33 pm|
[quote]One of the riders who fell was in critical condition, according to New Orleans EMS.
The severity of the injury of the other rider who fell was unavailable.
No more information was immediately available.[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| 2 People Shot & Killed in Lakeview - nolanola on 2/23/14 at 5:10 pm|
[quote]The incident happened in the 300 block of Kenilworth Street.
No more information was immediately available.
| O-T Lounge|| Best private elementary schools in Mandeville/Covington? - nolanola on 2/20/14 at 9:27 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Clydesdales in New Orleans - nolanola on 2/20/14 at 4:44 pm|
Anyone know if you can go see the Clydesdales at a stable, etc. while they're in town on nights when they aren't in a parade?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Went back to Brisbi's today - nolanola on 2/9/14 at 12:07 am|
One the first visit a few months ago the service wasn't great and good was just okay. Went back today and everyone in our group enjoyed our meals and service was much better. They recently made some menu changes which looks to be an improvement to me. It also appears that they are adding a bar to th...
| Food and Drink Board|| Walk-ons new ownership, National chain expansion planned? - nolanola on 1/24/14 at 3:12 pm|
[quote]The co-founders of Last In Concepts are parting ways after 10 years in the bar and restaurant business. Jack Warner and Brandon Landry will both pursue new business opportunities after having built a small bar and restaurant empire in Baton Rouge, including Walk-On's Bistreaux & Bar, Happy's ...
| Political Talk|| David Vitter to run for governor - nolanola on 1/21/14 at 9:21 am|
[quote]Republican U.S. Sen. David Vitter will be a candidate in Louisiana's 2015 governor's race. Vitter announced his plans in an email to supporters on Tuesday, saying "I believe that as our next gove...
| O-T Lounge|| Perkins Rowe New Management Company - nolanola on 1/20/14 at 3:24 pm|
This should be good news as Stirling is a solid firm:
[quote]Stirling Properties has been awarded a contract to provide comprehensive leasing, sales, property and construction management services for Perkins Rowe in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, which includes 364,648 square feet of retail, 126,000 squ...
| O-T Lounge|| Jazz Fest 2014 Line-Up - nolanola on 1/14/14 at 11:11 am|
BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN AND THE E STREET BAND
FOSTER THE PEOPLE
| O-T Lounge|| What is a good juicer? - nolanola on 1/7/14 at 9:43 pm|
What is a good brand/model juicer? :cheers:
Obligatory OJ picture:
| O-T Lounge|| 2 Found Dead in Covington House (Arrest Made, Update pg 2) - nolanola on 1/6/14 at 11:10 am|
The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office says the bodies of an adult and a child have been found in Covington.
The bodies were found in a home on Carnation Street in the Abita Nursery subdivision.
| O-T Lounge|| Restauarant Owner with Down Syndrome (Link to video story) - nolanola on 1/5/14 at 10:21 am|
| Coaching Changes|| And the 10th head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers is... - nolanola on 12/29/13 at 5:47 pm|
Shanahan gets my vote. ...
| O-T Lounge|| What apps should I download for my new Android? - nolanola on 12/27/13 at 10:43 pm|
Just fired up my new Note 3. Any app recommendations? It has been several years since I've owned a Android....
| O-T Lounge|| T-Mobile in NOLA/Nortshore? - nolanola on 12/27/13 at 5:56 pm|
Verizon is pissing me off with an upgrade issue. How it T-Mobile these days?...
| O-T Lounge|| Slidell Olde Town: Multiple people shot in bar fight - nolanola on 12/26/13 at 8:30 am|
[quote]Multiple people were shot after a fight broke out near the intersection of First Street and Cousin Street Thursday morning, Slidell police said.
Police said the fight broke out as bars were closing around 1:30 a.m. Witnesses said shots were fired into a crowd.
Police will not confirm wh...
| O-T Lounge|| How much do you budget to vacations every year? - nolanola on 12/26/13 at 8:27 am|
Looking over my 2014 budget right now and was interested to see what the O-T spends each year....
| O-T Lounge|| 3 Kids Die in Houma Fire - nolanola on 12/25/13 at 2:39 pm|
It seems like every year there is always a terribly depressing Christmas news story.
[quote]A fire in a mobile home has killed three children and left their father and mother in the...
| Money Talk|| Placing cash somewhere for the first time - nolanola on 12/24/13 at 8:43 am|
All of my money is currently invested in real estate or is liquid in my bank account. I have no true retirement account set up yet and I'm self employed. Up until this point I've been putting all of my money into the real estate including my house.
What is my first step to investing some cash? Sh...
| O-T Lounge|| WOWYH: Ladies of SNL - nolanola on 12/22/13 at 11:25 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Man Plunges from NYC Building w/ 3 y/o Child, both Die - nolanola on 12/22/13 at 3:59 pm|
[quote]A 3-year-old child and a 35-year-old man were killed after they plunged from a building in Manhattan Sunday afternoon, police said.
Authorities responded to the building on West 60th Street at around 12 p.m. and found the man dead at the scene. The child was pronounced dead after being tr...
| Money Talk|| What are the biggest shake ups we'll see over the coming years? - nolanola on 12/22/13 at 10:21 am|
I decided to jot down a few predictions of what I see happening. Some are commonsense and some may be far fetched by some people's beliefs.
Walmart's dominance will slide unless they innovate. The giant may be too big to compete. Between having a Walgreens/CVS on every corner to lo...
| Food and Drink Board|| Applebees & Chilis Installing Tablets for Ordering - nolanola on 12/21/13 at 10:32 pm|
Applebees is ordering 100,000 of these things to retrofit all locations.
| O-T Lounge|| NOPD Cop Involved, Causeway Chase (2nd time in 6 years), Update: Page 2 - nolanola on 12/19/13 at 5:14 pm|
[quote]The head of the Causeway Commission confirms to the WDSU I-Team that an NOPD officer was involved in a high-speed chase Wednesday night.
Carlton Dufrechou with the Causeway C...