Three years ago, Laurel Giacone was diagnosed with Marfan syndrome. This potentially life-threatening connective tissue disorder affects the lungs, heart, skeletal system and eyes. Instead of letting this disease define her life, this incoming Mount Carmel freshman is taking action…
St. Charles Avenue - July 2009
Fifth annual Dugan Westfeldt Sporting Clays Classic and Cajun Night Gala.
Our cover features Executive Director Baty Landis; Creative Director and former YA/YA, Rondell Crier; and co-chairs Kay Kerrigan and Amanda Rivera representing the new fundraiser, “Just Say YA/YA!” Tuesday, July 21, begins the fun at the patron party, to be…
The importance of protein and exercise.
Ecole Bilingue hosts a French festival.
Spring went out with a bang, a whistle, applause and tears. The Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra closed its regular season with a bang. Well, not literally but when you perform both Beethoven’s Symphony No. 8 and 9 in one performance at…
Sculptor of the New Orleans Skyline.
JLGC raises funds for the Children’s Museum of St. Tammany.
In addition to Mardi Gras, perhaps the most highly anticipated season for fabulous parties is Debutante Season. Announcements go out in August, which means society’s best have mere months to plan one of the best bashes around (and debut into…
Lavish products worth their weight in gold.
BRAVO! Ballet Ball 2009 visits Marie Antoinette’s Paris.
Chef Mike Stoltzfus of Coquette keeps it cool and in season.
2009 New Orleans Opera Ball takes guests to Egypt.
Beat the heat with these cool treats.
LSUHSC Department of Psychiatry’s 14th annual Sunday at Emeril’s Dinner.
A quick update now can save you money down the line.
Thirty-seventh annual Prix D’Elegance luncheon.
Beauty at every budget
The Legacy Donor Foundation hosts its annual Soul Revival benefit with a ’70s twist.
A behind-the-scenes look at decorating the Whitney Zoo-to-Do 2009.
Forty-third Hannah G. Soloman Awards honors Carol Wise.
“I’m just looking for a happy ending. All I’m looking for is you.” Those Pat Green lyrics from his hit song “Wave on Wave” ring true for Elizabeth Reynaud Thibaut and Eric Lanning Laborde M.D., who met on a blind…
Thirteenth annual Cochon Cotillion.
Featured on this month’s cover are the directors – Baty Landis, executive director; Rondell Crier, creative director; and Kay Kerrigan and Amanda Rivera, co-chairwomen – of a unique organization that promotes artistic expression and positive development among budding New Orleans…