July-August 2009

In This Issue

Louisiana Life Photo Contest Winner - August 2009

Louisiana Life Photo Contest Winner - July 2009

Last man standing

The fall of the Louisiana shrimp industry

Letters

Home at last

After long admiring this Caddo Parish mansion, Susan Cashman made it her own.

Louisianian at Large

Will Clark

Still “The Thrill”

Louisiana Harvest

Cooking with homegrown foods

Arnaudville: Going acoustic at Tom’s

Food for the Soul

Louisiana’s rich culinary and musical heritages meld in the unlikeliest places.

Gulf Coast Travel

Carville’s Legacy

Former site of the U.S. Leprosarium

Central Louisiana

Regional Reports From Across the State

Cajun Country

Regional Reports From Across the State

A tapestry of art

Shawne Major of Opelousas gives new life to found objects.

Greater New Orleans

Regional Reports From Across the State

Barometer

A compendium of what’s hot & what’s not in Louisiana

Lifetimes

A guide to festivities around the state July-August

Baton Rouge/Plantation Country

Regional Reports From Across the State

Slice of life

Go beyond peanut butter with gourmet sandwiches that deliver on flavor without heating up the kitchen.

A river runs through it

Roosevelt Returns

This downtown New Orleans hotel has a long and colorful past – and future.

Mississippi and Alabama Travel

Northern Louisiana

Regional Reports From Across the State