October 2009

In This Issue

On the cover

Chartering a Course

The Home Rule Charter of New Orleans.

How much is too much?

Overtraining and the effects it has on your body.

Hey Big Spender!

American Cancer Society’s fourth annual Celebrity Waiter Brunch.

RA/RA for YA/YA

Advancing the aspirations and art of New Orleans’ youth.

Sweet Success

Runway raises funds and attention.

Hot Up Here!

Whitney White Linen Night takes cues from the art it celebrates.

Stepping Out

A fall fashion preview.

Favrot-Smith

Junior Achievement celebrates its 2009

Rising Stars

Artistic Inspirations

Have your next party in a dynamic gallery.

Association of Fund Raising Professionals

Flavors of Fall

Chef Alon Shaya of Domenica shares a hearty ragu that’s so much more.

A note from Bev

It’s Human Nature

American Red Cross Humanitarian Ball honors George Shinn.

Acquiring Antiques

Finding the perfect piece can be invigorating, not scary.

October Snapshots

Along the Avenue

Role Playing

Young Leadership Council honors its 2009 Role Models.

Shaken and Stirred

TOTC celebrates the cocktail and New Orleans.

Viva Argentina

Casa Argentina tangos the night away.

A Barking Good Time

City Bark nears its goal thanks to 101 Donations.

Bywater Bites

Sample the sweet and the savory.

Avery Friend

What’s Hot

Art

Ladies Who Lead

New Orleans Magazine honors its Top Female Achievers with a luncheon at the W. Hotel.

Cancer Crusaders

Susan McMillan, Zully Jimenez and Betsie Gambel share their stories.