St. Charles Avenue - February 2014


On the Cover

Chaired by Andrea Frischhertz and Ann Heslin, this year’s “Lark in the Park” presented by Friends of City Park to benefit the City Park Carousel promises to be an exciting ride. With a patron party at 7 p.m. and gala at 8…

Cruisin’ The Crescent

This year my company had a very dear employee retire who had been with us for over 40 years. Although we’re sad to see him go, we wanted to thank him for all of his hard work by giving him…

What’s Hot for Valentine’s Day

All right, ladies, it’s that time of year again – and before we get into singles versus couples and the Great Valentine’s Day Debate (i.e. who you’re going to share it with), let’s step back and consider this: whether you have your…

Fork Tender

Executive Chef Michael Sichel of Galatoire’s 33 Bar & Steak shares the recipe for Prime 33 T-bone Bonne Femme.

Mixing It Up

This year’s “Cocktails for KID smART” honored Adrian Deckbar.

Ponying Up

The “Harvest Cup Polo Classic” celebrated 17 years.

Bridal Resource Directory

Caterers/Food Service Aunt Sally’s Original Creole Pralines 750 St. Charles Ave. (and other locations) 1-800-642-7257 Toll Free Ralph Brennan Catering & Events 539-5511 Children’s Clothes Angelique Baby 5519 Magazine St. 899-8992 Banbury Cross 100 Atherton Drive 837-0447…

Local Wedding: Edwards – Pierson

Eugenia Baker Edwards and Mathews Edward Pierson first met in 2003 when Mathews moved to Washington, D.C. with a fellow Michigander who coincidently worked on the Hill with Eugenia. The two remained in the same circle of friends for years…

Young Bloods: RUBARB

New Orleanians and bicycles go together like grits and grillades – they’re a perfect pair. After all, bicycles offer transportation, exercise and most importantly, fun. Fortunately, the RUBARB (Rusted Up Beyond All Recognition Bikes) organization provides an opportunity for New Orleans…

Shop Talk: Peggy Roth

The owner of Banbury Cross talks about how her store came to be and why she loves her job.

Performance Calendar

February Through Feb. 1 Marilyn: Forever Blonde The one-woman play based on the life of Marilyn Monroe finds the star on photo shoot before her death. Joy Theater, 1200 Canal St., 528-9569, Through Feb. 8 Golda’s Balcony William Gibson’s…