St. Charles Avenue - March 2010

On the cover

If you feel like taking wing, Sentimental Journeys, Longue Vue House and Gardens’ primary fundraising gala, will be the place to be on Friday, April 16. The Patron Party on Thursday, April 15, will be held at the lovely St.…

A note from Bev

It is Sentimental Journeys time again, and we’re thrilled to feature their three gorgeous and talented co-chairs, Shane French, Cindy Weinmann and Diane Zink, and Honorary Chairs O. Miles and Mary Pollard. Longue Vue House and Gardens is a treasure,…

Along the Avenue

They laughed; they danced; they cheered; they sang; they kissed; and pigs flew. More men than usual paraded in dresses. People pigged out, rocked out and partied hearty. There was décor galore between the black and gold and the purple,…

Sublime Spring

With an abundance of captivating trends to choose from this season, here are some favorites.

Aw, Shucks!

Café Gambino dresses up oyster soup with champagne, spinach and fennel.

Susannah Albert-Chandhok

New Orleans is known for its delicious cuisines, side-of-the-road fruit stands and weekly farmers markets, and this month’s student activist, Susannah Albert-Chandhok, a senior from Lusher Charter High School, has dedicated her volunteerism to the Crescent City Farmers Market and…


In January 2009, during a busy family trip to Disney World, Gregory Paul Aycock proposed to Emily Gibson Smith, his longtime girlfriend, in a place where dreams do come true.The two met in the fall of 2002 while Emily was…

Picture This!

PhotoGALA featured music, food and burlesque to benefit New Orleans Photo Alliance.

Art for All

Encouraging art education through Young Audiences fundraiser.