St. Charles Avenue - April 2014

Rallying for Research

Ochsner Health System raised funds for its Cancer Institute at its inaugural “Moonlight and Miracles Gala.”

This Spring Be Bold

Dare to pair prints with textures like loose sweaters and bring out statement jewelry. Color is everywhere; spring has sprung!           Orange tweed jacket with patent leather details with a white silk tank with rhinestone neckline…

Summer Camp

  Academy of the Sacred Heart 4521 St. Charles Ave. | New Orleans 504-269-1230 | ashrosary.org | ashsummercamp@yahoo.com Campers will explore, create, and have fun in a nurturing environment. Many camp programs available: Day Camp for boy and girl toddler and nursery campers; Day…

Help Free An Angel

When her son was diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy at 1 year old, Johana Maison didn’t let the reality of coping with a special needs child overwhelm her. Instead, she founded Help Free an Angel, an organization that serves single parents…

Local Wedding: Moss – Baker

Stefanie “Stef” Moss and Joshua Baker met in September 2009 at a mutual friend’s wedding in San Francisco and there was an immediate connection. Stef even announced to her best friend that she had met her future husband that evening!…

The Party of the Year

Gayle and Tom Benson and party planner extraordinaire Bronson van Wyck did it again! They planned the party of the year for the New Orleans Pelicans NBA All-Star event at the Contemporary Arts Center. Gayle wanted to focus on…

Craving Crawfish?

  RECIPE Crawfish Cardinal • 1/4 cup parsley, chopped • 1/2 cup green onion, chopped • 1/2 cup white onion, chopped • 3 cloves garlic, chopped • 1 ounce melted butter • Pinch thyme • Pinch basil • 2 Tablespoons…

Accessories

Locals know that spring in New Orleans brings a whole lot more than just sun. With crawfish boils and a parade of festivals coming at you fast, it’s time for a little flirty fun in the Crescent City – starting with some extras to…

Courts of Carnival

Though the anticipation had been building for years, often since birth, the moment was fleeting – but what a moment it was. For an evening the spotlight was all theirs. The next day the world’s challenges would appear, for but…

Rediscovering City Park

For generations, New Orleans families have enjoyed the beauty and charm of the towering oak trees and Spanish moss of City Park, which boasts the largest collection of mature oak trees in the world. But in the last decade, the…

On the Cover

Gracing the cover this month are the who’s who of the most anticipated event of the spring: “Whitney Zoo-To-Do.” C. Mike Illane, Vice President of Gulf of Mexico Business Unit of Chevron North America Exploration and Production Company and Carl J.…

Chefs Choice

The March of Dimes celebrates its 75th anniversary with its 29th “Signature Chefs Gala.”

Carrying the Torch

The Anti-Defamation League’s “A.I. Botnick Torch of Liberty Award Dinner” began its second century.