St. Charles Avenue - November 2012


Student Activist: Arieanna McKnight

Arieanna McKnight, a student at the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA), is a Level 2 Culinary Arts Student, 10th grader in the Academic Studio and highly involved with the nonprofit Rethink. Rethink is an organization that helps New…

The Dish: Noteworthy Newcomers

So many great restaurants have opened in New Orleans during 2012, and as relatives and friends come to town for the beginning of the holidays, November and December are the perfect time to find your new favorites. Here are three…

Bug Off

Cancer Crusaders celebrated 12 years of not letting cancer “bug” them.

Skin Deep: Fresh Faced

I love fashion and all the theatrics that come with it during Fashion Week, and I always get inspired after seeing the flawless, airbrushed skin on the runway. In reality, makeup is only a part of flawless skin. Below are…

Cruisin’ the Crescent -November 2012

Last month alone I spent three of the four weekends traveling for work, so I decided to make the most of the only weekend I got to spend in New Orleans. On Sunday I headed out for brunch and whatever…

Gift Guide

            Haute 504/522-8687 Louisiana Purchase Sunglasses in Tortoise French Sole 504/267-9000 Multi Glitter Olivia Flat Fleur de Lis Vodka The newest creation by Lucky Player, this Luxury, Ultra-Premium Vodka is available at select restaurants, liquor…

With This Ring: Wade - Green

Elizabeth Zatarain Wade and Louis Anderson Green IV met in New Orleans through mutual friends and were in a long distance relationship when Anderson decided that he was going to propose. Anderson and his family flew down to New Orleans…

Go for the Glow

The metallic afterglow of the 2012 Olympic Games lingers, with fashion’s gold, silver and bronze winning best looks for holiday from our favorite hot shops.

Food for Fall

Area restaurants present an array of fall teasers for your taste buds.

On the Cover: November 2012

The “Alexis de Tocqueville Award Celebration” honors a recipient (or recipients) every year since 1986, (except 2003 and 2005) who is committed to philanthropy, service and leadership in the New Orleans community. This year’s honoree, Carol Wise, was instrumental in…

MAD for Hope

Boys Hope Girls Hope’s “MADGala,” the “Mad Men”-themed 32nd annual fall gala.

Shining Brightly

19th annual “Golden Tassel Gala” benefited Jefferson Dollars for Scholars.

A Note from Bev

Our cover this month features the Tocqueville Society of United Way of Southeast Louisiana, which is honoring Carol Wise! Wise is the 24th recipient of the Alexis de Tocqueville Award for her exemplary leadership in community volunteerism and philanthropy, and…