August 2012

In This Issue

Hooray for Hollywood Volunteers

Bridge House/Grace House fêtes 17 years of “Women of Substance.”

Bravo for "A Moment in Time"

A one-time-only performance and a gala benefit the New Orleans Ballet Association.

New Orleans Nostalgia: Bridging the Gap

The Huey P. Long Bridge


Russian Revelry

The 2012 Opera Ball presented by the Women’s Guild and the Junior Committee of the New Orleans Opera Association.

Cruisin’ the Crescent - August 2012


A Gateway to Greatness

This year’s Whitney Zoo-To-Do raises funds for Cooper Plaza.

Celebrating Catholic Community

Urusline Academy celebrates three historic moments of Catholic history.

ACCESS Through Awareness

“A Sweet Soiree” for children with disabilities and their families.

St. Charles Avenue's Weddings

A Note from Bev

Empowering Achievement

“Business Hall of Fame” honors the spirit of entrepreneurship.

A Friendly Meal

The Kingsley House Foundation holds its third “Friendraising Luncheon.”


Bev Entertaining: Boosting Baseball

How to survive summer baseball with Carollton Boosters

On the Cover: August 2012

Summering in Style

The Ogden Museum of Southern Art and the University of New Orleans celebrate eight years of “Sippin’ in Seersucker.”

Central and Chic

New fashion and old favorites make for great shopping adventures along Old Metairie’s main vein.


Skin Deep: Six Summer Solutions


The Dish: Super Food


August Snapshots

As You Like It

A “Season Preview Party” opens the 19th season of the Shakespeare Festival at Tulane University.

What's Hot: August 2012

Sports and Spirit


To Your Health: Why Women Need Weights

Dining, Entertainment and Cocktails

On the Menu: A R'evolutionary Crawfish Pasta

Chefs John Folse and Rick Tramonto celebrate their new restaurant and share a recipe.

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