New Orleans Magazine - September 2014

HEALTHBEAT

There is good news on the horizon for migraine sufferers who also are considering a little “maintenance” around in the eye area. Researchers at the Louisiana State University Heath Sciences Center New Orleans School of Medicine report high success rates…

News and Updates in New Orleans

Cigarette butt recycling kicks off Contrary to popular belief, cigarette filters are not biodegradable. They are made from cellulose acetate, which is produced from wood fiber and takes many years to break down in the environment. This summer the City…

The Beatles And Me

I achieved Beatles immortality on the day that the group played in New Orleans, Sept. 16, 1964. I will admit that it’s a rather shaky link to glory and that it was appreciated by only one person who I didn’t…

TRY THIS

Project Runway Star Headlines at South Walton Fashion Week Swfw.com Mychael Knight, the Bravo TV star who counts Khloe Khardasian and Jennifer Hudson as clients, is headlining at the South Walton Fashion Week (SWFW). Not only will he be showing…

DINING GUIDE

Charcoal’s slides in new meat varieties 2200 Magazine St., 644-4311, CharcoalGourmetBurgerBar.com Want to try antelope, venison or elk but don’t want to commit in case you don’t like it? Charcoal’s Gourmet Burger Bar on Magazine Street is offering a new…

Read & Spin

DESIGN AND HISTORY: In the new coffee table book Luxury, Inequity & Yellow Fever: Living Legacies and the Story of Old New Orleans, published by the Hermann-Grima + Gallier Historic houses, readers are offered a glimpse into antebellum New Orleans.…

Through the Lens

One reason that magazines are expected to be able to survive the onslaught of the computer is that we’re better suited for photography. We have the paper quality and size to make images look nice – much better than the…

Crowd Pleasers

Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts Kicks Off its 2014-’15 season.