New Orleans Magazine - April 2008

Nola by the Numbers

2Number of April fools it takes to screw in a light bulb (one to hold the bulb and one to turn the ladder). 9Louisiana’s current number of Electoral College votes. 40,000Number of objects in the permanent collection at the New…

30˚90˚ Dining Features

Delicacies at Dominique’s Dominique’s Restaurant at the Maison Dupuy Hotel is known for its soothing evening dining experience. Walter Bertot, who manages the restaurant, is joined by Chef Dominique Macquet who creates contemporary French cuisine in an elegant and contemporary…

30˚90˚ Dining

7 on Fulton 701 Fulton St., 525-7555, CBD/Warehouse. B, L, D daily. Chef Justin Pittenger takes over the reins at this upscale and contemporary dining destination in the Warehouse District. $$$ 9 Roses 1100 Stephen St., 366-7665, Gretna. L, D…

Festivals All Around

No other state in the union celebrates anything and everything like Louisiana, and this month the merry-making really starts to roll. We’ve got more festivals on the horizon than a crawfish boil has runaway crustaceans, so consider the following merely…

Our Aging Parents

It may come as some surprise that over the past 100 years, life expectancy in the U.S. has increased by three decades. People are living longer and with aging comes a host of issues that must be addressed, often by…

Stroke and Neurology

The American Academy of Neurology (AAN), the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) and the American Stroke Association (ASA) are working to together to raise awareness about the warning signs of stroke and the importance of getting to the emergency…

Art & Antiques

Anne PrattAnne Pratt is known for her award winning jewelry designs 18k gold and/or sterling silver necklaces, pendants, earrings and rings set with pearls diamonds and semi-precious stones. In addition, her Magazine Street shop offers a variety of iron and…

Men & Women of Fashion

Gail Barnes-McConduit and Richard Bachmann Rickie Nutik and Alexandra Stafford Arthur Sterbcow, Sandra Chaisson and Vincent Palumbo Shaney Halter Cefalu and George H. Massey, Jr. Christie Mintz, Women of Fashion President and R.K. Hoddinott, III, Men of Fashion President Eugene…

Color Me Spring

Sheer navy blue and yellow floral print empire tunic from Ropa; White woven cuff shorts and Gucci chain belt, both from Saks; White and gold dangle earrings and double strand necklace, both from Francesca’s Collections; canary yellow and white bangles…

JAZZ ALL-STARS: Coming of Age

If our annual Jazz All-Stars feature were a person, it would now be eligible to vote. This is our 18th year of honoring the city’s best Jazz musicians. From the beginning our mission has been to draw attention to those…

Rooms with a Hue

The color palette pleases the eye and excites the senses when you enter the Old Metairie home of Barbara and Robert “Bob” Johnston. Rich purple walls greet you when you open the front door and enter the large foyer and…