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February 2014

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In This Issue

The New Orleans Guide to the Academy Awards

Locals have a lot to cheer for on Oscar night.

Meet King Zulu 2014

An Interview with Garren Mims Sr.

Road Improvements Ahead

Good news for those who hate potholes.

Interview with John Barry

The 2014 Krewe du Vieux king goes “Where the Vile Things Are.”

Krewes News

How Carnival has changed

Cook Me Something, Mister!

Tasty recipes for the Carnival season

The Wild West at the Time of Rex

Carnival’s formative years and the most dramatic period of the American West paralleled each other.

String Fever

Meet guitar maker Vincent Guidroz.

A Home Fit for a King

Kevin Kelly’s mansion is made for Mardi Gras.

Fleur de List

Our picks for Carnival's top 25 parades.

22 Things To Do in New Orleans in February

Our top picks of the month's events

3 New Restaurants to Try

Enjoy some February fare at these new places.

Broken Heart Syndrome

Investigating Takotsubo cardiomyopathy

Rock of Ages

A mash-up of gems, stones and diamonds create an ideal music medley

Read & Spin

New books and music with New Orleans flair

Show Your Wits


Pell Grant Abusers

Education’s biggest cheaters



What the Patients Say

A Guide to Area Hospitals

Youth Study Center Opens

RTA Increases Services


When Bacchus Got Slumdogged

Collectors Never 'Cease to Love'

Serious souvenir hunters can dress their own stage and celebrate Mardi Gras every day of the year.

Baby Dolls and Skeletons

Carnival of the Non-Pirate

Rebuilding the Season

Discoveries from a dusty box

Al Winters

The Man Behind “Shattered Shield” – Part Two of Two

Broken Heart Syndrome

Investigating Takotsubo cardiomyopathy

Cruise Control

Industry navigates past choppy waters

Trying Out the Remedy Room

Hungover? Just had a cold? Here's a place to rejuvenate.

Food and Fun

It is game time at these two bars.

The Enchanted Season