Robert Morris / Uptown Messenger
After a fire gutted Fat Harry's in the wake of Hurricane Isaac, many lifelong patrons wondered sadly what Carnival would be like without their 40-year-old parade-watching headquarters at the corner of Napoleon and St. Charles.
Now, if all goes according to plan, they won't have to find out. Construction is on pace to have the bar reopened just a day or two before the first parade rolls, the contractor said this week. (See full story)