St. Charles Avenue - June 2009

On the Cover

After forming in 2000, the Idea Village has pushed people to start entrepreneurial endeavors in New Orleans. This collective of professionals, MBAs and investors has helped over 255 business plans come into fruition. And this past April, the U.S. Commerce…

A Note from Bev

The Idea Village is an amazing nonprofit organization and we’re proud to present them on our cover this month. Thanks to writer Sally Forman, photographer Margaret Beer, immediate past chairman of the Board of Directors Merritt Lane and chairman of…

Along the Avenue

May was a merry month, indeed. There were birthdays, graduations, festivals, concerts and all manner of celebrations from crawfish boils to crème-de-la-crème soirées.    Before the month began, both the Cabildo and The Historic New Orleans Collection threw open the…

Baby Yourself

Products meant for babies can do double duty for you too!

Cooking His Way to the Top

Bravo’s Top Chef 2009, Hosea Rosenberg, Executive Chef of Jax Fish House in Boulder, shares a stew while visiting New Orleans Wine and Food Experience.

We Got Spirit

Budget-friendly while luxe, Tales of the Cocktail serves dinner.

Student Activist: Peter Flores

Peter Flores’s list of accomplishments includes everything from doing volunteer work in the Appalachia, to studying film at the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts, to gaining acceptance to the University of Notre Dame for the fall. One might think…

Fausset-Guma Wedding

New Orleans, it seems, follows you everywhere. Two people from New Orleans, in whatever city they’re in, eventually find each other and bond over their New Orleans roots. That is exactly what happened to Katherine Isabel Fausset and Matthew Everett…

Seasonal Snacking

Crescent City Farmers Market releases a cookbook and promotes its nonprofit.

We’re All Mad Here

New Orleans Opera Association’s Women’s Guild celebrates Mad Hatter’s Luncheon.