New Orleans Magazine - November 2014

A Rainy Day’s Night

Elusive in the sky were diamonds. A dark canopy had blocked out the stars, and from it a steady rain fell on those who had gathered at City Park’s Tad Gormley stadium to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Beatles…

Love That Chicken

If it weren’t for fried chicken, a whole generation of people might not have seen volcanic rocks and would know less about “dirty rice.” That is part of the legacy of Popeyes. From out of nowhere, little-known Al Copeland changed…

News in New Orleans

Ben Franklin Teacher named High School Teacher of the Year Benjamin Franklin High School teacher Dr. Sally Spahn was recently honored as the Orleans Parish School Board’s 2014 High School Teacher of the Year. “Dr. Spahn has represented everything Ben…

Bright Ideas

Architect Jody Zeringue utilized the light in designing his lake vista home

Multifaceted

New Orleans ffine jewelers offer a treasure trove of precious metals, flawless gems and eye-popping collections of contemporary, custom, vintage and estate jewelry. The magic is in the mix. Note: It’s only a “gilt trip” if it’s the real thing.…

HEALTHBEAT

Plaquemines Parish Opens New Medical Center On its opening day, the new Plaquemines Medical Center (PlaqueminesMedicalCenter.com) saw 12 patients within the first few hours of operation. The cutting-edge facility on Highway 23 in Port Sulphur features a heliport, CAT scan…

Brian D. Katz

Personal Injury Litigation Partner with Herman, Herman & Katz, LLC

Lynn Luker

Admiralty & Maritime Law; Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions Owner, Lynn Luker & Associates, LLC

READ+SPIN

FICTION: In You Don’t Know Me: New & Selected Stories, by James Nolan, you’re immediately drawn into the comedy and tragedy that’s so much a part of the fabric of New Orleans. From the first page of its amusing opening…