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Students find it hard to resist the Halloween sweets

LAUREN IRWIN

October 24, 2012


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Kylie Jo Skellen, education sophomore, loves classic candy corn and, like others with a sweet tooth, struggles to balance her candy intake during the Halloween season. "There are a few days where you're like, it doesn't really matter, it's whatever, I guess I won't eat tomorrow," Skellen said. "Then ...

Favorite On-Campus Food

Favorite On-Campus Food

Wolf Staff

October 11, 2012


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With a menu straight from the streets of Florence, Italy, La Divina Gelateria is a place where students can find meals for any time of day. These are some of the reasons why students like Maura Vananzo, English writing freshman, enjoy the eatery. "I work late, so it's an option that is open, and I'm It...

Favorite Happy Hour & Favorite Singles Spot

Favorite Happy Hour & Favorite Singles Spot

Wolf Staff

October 11, 2012


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The Boot - A popular Uptown bar that almost every person who has gone to college in New Orleans has been to or heard about. But, just like a lot of New Orleans favorites, it takes on different roles at different times. On Wednesday and Friday afternoons starting at 4 p.m., The Boot is a wonderful ha...

Favorite Late-Night Munchies

Favorite Late-Night Munchies

Wolf Staff

October 11, 2012


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Located at: 1039 Broadway St., New Orleans, La. 70118 • 504-866-2362 This uptown hole-in-the-wall offers more than 40 different types of crêpes, both salty and sweet. At first glance, the menu board may leave you feeling dazed and confused with so many options, including the option to create your...

Favorite Burger

Favorite Burger

Wolf Staff

October 11, 2012


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Located at: 838 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans, La. 70116 • 504-523-0120 Located on Esplanade in the middle of a residential area in between the Quarter and the Marigny is Port of Call, a not-your-average burger joint. When you get in through the heavy wooden door, you are welcomed by the dim, myste...

Favorite Pizza

Favorite Pizza

Wolf Staff

October 11, 2012


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Located at: 741 State St., New Orleans, La. 70118 • 504-899-1414 3224 Magazine St., New Orleans, La. 70115 • 504-895-7272 930 Poydras St., New Orleans, La. 70112 • 504-586-0068 A modern Uptown pizzeria with a thick Italian heritage, Reginelli's has outstanding pizza with a friendly neighborhood a...

Favorite Place to get Spoiled by Parents

Favorite Place to get Spoiled by Parents

Wolf Staff

October 11, 2012


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Located at: 8324 Oak St., New Orleans, La. 70118 • 504-861-0886 From the outside, Jacques-Imo's looks like a grungy New Orleans hole-in-the-wall, but once you sit down and take your first bite you know you're in the right place. It's a home-style New Orleans restaurant with a lot of flair. When being s...

Favorite Veggie Plate

Favorite Veggie Plate

Wolf Staff

October 11, 2012


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Located at: 1120 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans, La. 70118 • 504-861-8175 504 Frenchmen St., New Orleans, La. 70116 • 504-949-4115 4126 Magazine St., New Orleans, La. 70115 • 504-894-9800 Mediterranean food is easy to please vegetarians, so Mona's Café should come to no surprise as the winner f...

Favorite Gay Bar

Wolf Staff

October 11, 2012


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Located at: 800 Bourbon St., New Orleans, La. 70116 • 504-593-9491 If you're trying to decide on a club to feel the rhythm of the night, look no further. Located toward the end of the Bourbon Street bustle, Oz is filled with multi-colored electric lights, bar dancers and lively remixes of popular s...

Favorite Sushi

Wolf Staff and Wolf Staff

October 11, 2012


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Located at: 2830 Magazine St. New Orleans, La. 70115 • 504-894-0033 Whether you are a sushi connoisseur or you just enjoy the occasional creabmeat roll, Sake Café has a menu to meet your needs. Sake Café has multiple locations including Metairie, Elmwood and Kenner, as well as one on Magazin...

Favorite Music Venue

Favorite Music Venue

Wolf Staff

October 11, 2012


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Located at: 225 Decatur St., New Orleans, La. 70130 • 504-310-4999 The House of Blues is a chain venue, meaning that several are scattered throughout the nation. But the House of Blues New Orleans incorporates Southern culture in a way that no others do, with the venue itself being home to the bigge...

Favorite Po’boy

Wolf Staff

October 11, 2012


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Located at: 538 Hagan Ave., New Orleans, La. 70119 • 504-482-3047 If you want a New Orleans po'boy, go to Parkway. With 100 years of experience, they've had the time to perfect the classic southern sandwich. It's the clear choice as Loyola's favorite po'boy - President Obama has even eaten there....

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