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It’s time to ‘laissez les bon temps rouler’

Defying bone-chilling weather, Joannie Martin hangs a Mardi Gras garland over the entrance to her frame shop, Interior Attitudes, on East Monticello Street recently. Mardi Gras, or Fat Tuesday, is Feb. 13, but parades start to roll in New Orleans Jan. 6.