St. Charles Avenue - November 2010

Playing It Safe

New Orleanians gathered to promote safety – sexual safety, that is – on Thursday, October 7, for “Safe Sex in the Big Easy,” presented by Planned Parenthood of Louisiana and the Mississippi Delta. The event was held at the home…

Down on the Bayou

Jewish community nonprofits hold a fundraising fête at The National World War II Museum.

Star Search

Junior Achievement honors its 2010 Rising Stars.


Le Petit Théâtre’s fundraiser gala kicks off its 95th season.

LOVE is All You Need

The New Orleans Museum of Art celebrates local artists and its renovations at a romantic garden party.

Hillary Haspel

“I have learned – and continue to learn – the importance of community service, not only to those it directly affects, but also to the greater community,” says Hillary Haspel, a senior at Isidore Newman School. “I feel rewarded after…

O’Dwyer – Moring

Most engagements last months, and planning a wedding can become a time-consuming affair; but for Rachel Emma O’Dwyer and Devereux “Parker” Moring Jr., a two-week engagement was all the time they needed to organize their intimate wedding. Rachel and Parker…

Star Shine

Nine smashing looks for your holiday celebrations

On the Cover

Hats off to William Goldring, United Way’s 2010 Alexis de Tocqueville Society Award honoree! Each year, the Tocqueville Society “confers a single award upon a recipient who exemplifies the ideals of generosity and service to the Greater New Orleans community.”…

A note from Bev

We are so pleased to bring to you the United Way’s 2010 Alexis de Tocqueville Society Award Gala on our cover this month! Thanks so much to co-chairs Kim Sport and Barbara Turner Windhorst; Clancy Dubos, who will serve as…

Grits and Greens

Chef Nathaniel Zimet of Boucherie brings a new crunch to an old favorite.