New Orleans Voices - May 2013

Barber Laboratories: Termites, Roaches and Rats, Oh My!

Linda Auld – also known as the "bug lady" – is the owner of Barber Laboratories. Linda's grandfather, Ernest Barber, started the business in 1921 as Barber Entomological Laboratories. Because of New Orleans' warm climate, we have more than our…

Annual Greek Festival Turns 40

Gail Psilos is co-chair of the 40th Annual Greek Festival New Orleans. Although some people may not associate Greeks with New Orleans, the Greeks, who have been skilled sailors since ancient times, have been visiting New Orleans for centuries. Appropriately,…

St. Paul's Homecoming Center: Focused on Gentilly Recovery

Connie Uddo is director of the St. Paul's Homecoming Center. In today's podcast, Uddo explains that more than seven years after Hurricane Katrina, the recovery process is not over. According to Uddo, St. Paul's Homecoming Center is a "one stop…