July 2014

In This Issue

Cam Jordan

2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

A Hurricane of a Different Type

Rum with a tropical swirl

Adventures in Dog Sitting

Sometimes things go wrong

Southern Style

When Felons Escape

Law enforcement responds in different ways

18 Things To Do This Month in New Orleans

Our top picks of this month's events

Vive La France

Aimée Hayes, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Producing Artistic Director, Southern Rep

Keeping It Cool

Savvy New Orleanians beat the heat

Molly Abel Travis, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Associate Professor of English and Associate Dean, Newcomb-Tulane College

Susan Hess, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Volunteer and Incoming President, City Park Board of Commissioners

Best New Restaurants

New Places; New Choices; Clear Winners

Free Floating

Do nothing for an hour and learn about yourself

Vitrice McMurry, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Jewelry Designer and Educator

Dorothy "Dottie" Reese, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Chairman of the Board, Urban League of Greater New Orleans

Read & Spin

Dollars and Diplomas

At graduation time, parents’ biggest test may be financial

Olivia Manning, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Mother and Volunteer

Evolution of the New Orleans Style

Kid Howard and the jazz trumpet line

Maternal Baggage

When life becomes a hodgepodge

Ronald Sciortino

The Flavor Man

Johnette Downing, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Children s Musician and Author

Sallie Ann Glassman, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Co-Founder and Co-Chairman of the Board, New Orleans Healing Center and Owner, Island of Salvation Botanica

DINING GUIDE

Covers That Might Have Been

Degrees and Jobs

The college thrust

Amazon Increases Delivery Competition

Picks for the Picnic

Leisure food for the summer

HEALTHBEAT

Compound Assets

A family that lives together, but with their own space

Sandy Franco, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Owner, Franco’s Health Club and Spa

Johnny Sanchez Taqueria, Del Fuego Taqueria and Pho Cam Ly

Harrison Avenue Dining

Whacked by Katrina; now it’s flooded with restaurants

New Orleans East to Increase Access to Healthcare

Candice Gwinn, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Owner and designer, Trashy Diva

Carla Adams, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Director of Marketing, The Shops at Canal Place

Liberation Landings

The D-Day anniversary gives more reasons to re-visit The National World War II Museum.

When Life Is A Stage

Governors take on reality TV

Ashley Hansen, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Owner, Hansen s Sno-Bliz

Joint Session

April wedding brings May hospitalization

Art Teachers Receive Funds

JULIA STREET WITH POYDRAS THE PARROT

THE PURSUIT TO ANSWER ETERNAL QUESTIONS

Julie Mao, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Attorney, New Orleans Workers Center for Racial Justice

Jacqueline M. Brettner, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Attorney and mediator, Carver, Darden, Koretzky, Tessier, Finn, Blossman and Areaux, LLC