St. Charles Avenue - July 2013

Cruisin’ the Crescent

On my way back from a recent weekend in Mississippi with my family, I became very nostalgic upon passing the Louisiana state welcome sign. I remembered all the summers I drove home from college and the feelings I got when…

Finding the Right Brush for Your Hair

I always thought a brush is a brush is a brush, but recently I was gifted a pricey boar bristle hairbrush, one I would’ve never purchased myself, and I’m sold! All along I could’ve been working smart for my hair…

Local Wedding: Grady – Adams

After Erin Grady graduated from The University of Georgia and Bryan Adams graduated from the University of Florida, each moved to Tampa and they met through a mutual friend. Despite their school rivalry history, the two immediately hit it off.…

Summer Style

Summer in New Orleans is often so hot that it’s difficult to move, much less make a change to your routine – but that’s why it’s so important to do so. Adding even one of these six warm-weather additions to…

Young Audiences of Louisiana presents “Dancing for the Arts”

Young Audiences of Louisiana’s “Dancing for the Arts” took the city by storm in March with the annual benefit at Harrah’s Casino Theatre. Modeled after the hit reality television show, the event is “Dancing with the Stars” – New Orleans-style – and…

Summer Gallery Guide

From slow strolls to exciting auctions, find a way to enjoy the visual arts this summer.

Project Lazarus Honors Its “Guardian Angels”

Project Lazarus honored their 2013 “Guardian Angels” on Wednesday, April 17 at their 16th annual “Guardian Angel Award Gala.” The Pavilion of the Two Sisters in City Park created a beautiful setting for 250 guests who came out to honor…

On The Cover

The Young Leadership Council will hold its annual “Role Model Gala” to recognize individuals who keep New Orleans “young” by serving as such to young professionals. This year, the event will honor 25 New Orleanians on Saturday, August 10, at…

UNCF, Liberty Bank, Trust Co. Have a “Ball in the City”

Since its inception 19 years ago, the United Negro College Fund and Liberty Bank and Trust Co.’s partner event “Ball in the City” has raised a total of $2.3 million dollars to benefit highly qualified students who are underrepresented in…

A Note from Bev

Every time I look at the Mississippi River Bridge with the incredible lights, I think of the Young Leadership Council and all that they’ve done to keep young people interested in staying in New Orleans and contributing to our overall…

Fresh Eats for the Seafood Lover

The perfect dining entrée for summer, fresh caught Gulf fish can be found on the menu at many New Orleans restaurants, but two new additions are giving the competition a run for their money. From the wood-fired grill at Peche…

Beat the Heat

FeBe 835-5250 Keep cool in a Splendid stripe tank and Hudson jean shorts and top it off with some cute Tom Ford sunglasses!   The Spa at Stone Creek 985/801-7120 Relax in luxury at the resort-style Spa at Stone Creek…