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  • New Orleans Riverfront
    The Fabulous New Orleans Riverfront faces a Monumental Change
    Developers and local tourism leaders have came up with different suggestions for what should be done with the now demolished World Trade Center building on the New Orleans riverfront. A $500 million, mile-long creation of New Orleans riverfront...
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    Angered woman shoots 7 on riverfront following moonlight cruise
    Detroit Police told the Associated Press that seven people were shot early Monday morning following a cruise aboard the Detroit Princess. No one was killed, but one person is in critical condition.The story has already gone national, being...
  • Yvette Bing leads Reading and Rhythm on the Riverfront
    Reading & Rhythm on the Riverfront promotes literacy
    The General Motors Foundation and the Detroit RiverFront Conservancy will kick off the second annual “Reading & Rhythm on the Riverfront” (R3) program at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 12, at Rivard Plaza with a reading by First Lady of...
  • Lehigh River
    Plans for abandoned property signal continuing interest in developing riverfront
    The city of Allentown is making a bid and moving forward with intentions for purchasing the Lehigh Structural Steel property, which is located along the Lehigh River and new American Parkway. This site is among the heart of the plans to revitalize...
  • Chicago farmers markets
    Trump Tower Farmers Market expands to weekly
    WHAT/WHEN: One of the city's newest Chicago farmers markets, Trump Tower, originally held monthly, is now a weekly market starting Thursday, August 18.The hours will shift to 9 AM-3 PM and the market will continue to be weekly through Thursday...
  • Mortensen Plaza
    Hartford's Riverfront Parks system
    The Connecticut River has been at the heart of the development of Hartford since the first Dutch settlement along its shores. Trade or shipping, transportation or recreation, the river has propelled it forward. This oasis in the city-center, with...
  • Riverfront Pizza
    Stumble Your Way to Riverfront
    Cruising Riverfront can offer many interesting outlets. Places to drink, dance, eat, socialize, people watch and be a tourist. At the center of it all is Riverfront Pizza, a hub sitting right in the middle of all the daytime and nighttime action...
  • Allegheny Riverfront  Green Boulevard
    Allegheny riverfront green boulevard project
    One of the most iconic things about the city of Pittsburgh is it's three rivers; the Allegheny, Ohio, and the Monongahela. Riverlife, a public-private partnership is looking to transform Pittsburgh's image from being a polluted steel town...
  • Rira's Irish Pub
    Rira's . . . round one!
    The lovely, amazing, totally upper-class establishment well known as Rira's . . . on the Riverfront . . . in this corner . . .Regular, happy (at one time) patrons, about 20 in total . . . in this corner . . .Now we revisit crappy business...
  • Richmond Folk Festival
    A weekend of history, harmony and heritage on the Richmond riverfront
    “Oh, play me some mountain music / Like Grandma and Grandpa used to play / Then I’ll float on down the river / To a Cajun hideaway.” The phrases “mountain music” and “folk festival” never fail to send this...