St. Charles Avenue - December 2011

Scanlon –Harris

Shelley Blair Scanlon and Greggory Casteix Harris met at the University of Alabama. Gregg lived with Shelley’s cousin, Totty Kostmayer, their freshman year and Totty introduced them, but Shelley and Gregg didn’t start dating until the spring of their sophomore…

On the Cover

As St. Charles Avenue continues to celebrate its 15th anniversary, we are proud to present you with this year’s Activists of the Year. We hope that you will join us in honoring Mimi Robinson Bowen, Leah Chase, Dr. Norman Francis,…

A note from Bev

Our December cover, which features some of the most incredible activists in our city, is a source of tremendous pride for our magazine! Celebrating our 15th anniversary are: Mimi Robinson Bowen, Leah Chase, Dr. Norman Francis, Leslie R. Jacobs, Diana…

cruisin’ the crescent

What a fabulous month: There were so many events to attend and I turned 30! Turning 30 is a little scary, but I was very lucky to celebrate with close friends who hosted a joint birthday dinner for my friend…

Charitable Giving

Local businesses and organizations are making it easier than ever to give back to the community this holiday season.

52 Beauty Resolutions

Forget larger-than-life resolutions you just won’t keep. Here are 52 easy ideas (one for each week) to help make you even more beautiful in 2011. Resolution 1: Throw out your makeup sponge after every use (or at least once a…

A Celebration with Kick

Chef Nathan Gile of Flaming Torch shares Pan-Seared Scallops with Potato-Corn Hash and Chimichurri Sauce