New Orleans Magazine - April 2016

A Different Place

If you haven’t been in the vicinity of the area now called the South Market District for a while, you’ll be stunned. You might think you’ve been beamed to another city – a very stylish city that offers swank business district living.…

RIce and Shine

Katy Morris’ life in the lofts offers a visual feast

The Workers

During the early days of the Katrina recovery we called a local construction company for estimates on repairs to our house. Compared to others the damage was modest, but still, four feet of water had scarred the floors; mold was…

Health Beat

A research team at LSU Health New Orleans, led by Walter Lukiw, Ph.D., has been able to show that a protein found in the body, used to remove waste products from the brain and retina, isn’t only diminished in a…

Julia Street With Poydras The Parrot

Dear Julia and Poydras, First, let me say how much I really enjoy reading your column and how much I’ve actually learned about our city. Having said that, I have a question and I feel if anyone could answer it,…

READ+SPIN

SPORTS: Peter Finney informed and entertained readers of The New Orleans States-Item and The New Orleans Times-Picayune for nearly 70 years with his columns covering everything from baseball and boxing to horse racing and the Olympics. The Best of Peter…

Musical Muse

Hot and dry or wet and muddy, music festivals always get down and dirty by the end of the day. Counter the grime with a cool and comfortable look that layers fringe, flowers, feathers and leather for a pretty throwback vibe.