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The Trouble With Truthiness July 2014

The Trouble With Truthiness

As much as I insist upon facts and figures, I still want my kid to stay a kid, to believe on faith alone that a tiny winged fairy flies into her room at night and collects her baby teeth.

Crimestoppers: Crime prevention through community involvement July 2014

Crimestoppers: Crime prevention through community involvement

An interview with Darlene Cusanza, CEO of the crime prevention organization.

Changing the Bayou Classic: A Proposal July 2014

Changing the Bayou Classic: A Proposal

Our suggestion is this: Have the game at the beginning of each football season rather than at the end.

Reviving a Tradition: Brisbi's Lakefront Restaurant and Bar June 2014

Reviving a Tradition: Brisbi's Lakefront Restaurant and Bar

An interview with Jonathan Brisbi, owner of Brisbi's Lakefront Restaurant and Bar

Not Kidding June 2014

Not Kidding

Our lives are a little bit different now. But that’s OK.

Coffee: An economic stimulant throughout history June 2014

Coffee: An economic stimulant throughout history

An interview with John Magill, senior curator and historian at The Historic New Orleans Collection.

It's Official: 'The Advocate' Got the Business June 2014

It's Official: 'The Advocate' Got the Business

Last week the Advocate was awarded the official journal business for Jefferson Parish, a privilege that had previously belonged to The T-P.

Hansen's Sno-Bliz: A True New Orleans Icon June 2014

Hansen's Sno-Bliz: A True New Orleans Icon

An interview with Ashley Hansen, owner of Hansen's Sno-Bliz.

How to Say "Roosevelt" June 2014

How to Say "Roosevelt"

Is it “rouxzavelt" or "roseavelt"?

A Month Away June 2014

A Month Away

I am holding on to the hope that Ruby will want to come home sooner because I have no idea how I will manage a whole month without her.