New Orleans Voices - August 2012

Is it a Work of Art or a Little Free Library?

Linda Prout is an ambassador for the Little Free Library. Little Free Library is a free book exchange that originated in Wisconsin to promote literacy and encourage a sense of community. In neighborhoods throughout New Orleans, you might have seen some…

Fundraiser Coming Up at the Louisiana Children's Museum

Rebecca Duckert is Special Event Coordinator for the Louisiana Children's Museum. Rebecca tells us about the 14th Annual CHAIRish the Children fundraiser set for Saturday, Aug. 25. Rebecca describes the wonderful auction items that will offer something for everyone, including…

New Orleans' Oldest Family-Run Grocery

Michael Lanaux is co-owner of Langenstein's grocery, the oldest family-run grocery in New Orleans. Michael tells us when the grocery was established in the 1920s and explains how his family came to inherit the business. He also gives us some…

Blending Medicine and Meals for a Healthier New Orleans

Timothy Harlan is Medical Director for Tulane's Medical Group. Dr. Harlan, also known as Dr. Gourmet, was a restaurant owner and chef before becoming a physician. With his extensive culinary knowledge and love for cooking, Dr. Harlan is helping develop…