Every winter wardrobe needs a little sparkle. These earrings from Alexis Bittar’s Miss Havisham collection adds a cool winter shimmer to a holiday outfit. The pewter, ice blue and cream colors make the perfect accessory for this time of year. Angelique Shoe, 7725 Maple St., 891-8992 This holiday season, one of the best gifts you […]
With the holiday season upon us, everyone is looking for those perfect gifts. For philanthropic-minded friends and family, the perfect gift is one that not only benefits them, but also helps contribute to a good cause – especially locally. These charitable gift ideas are the best of both worlds: They’re gifts anyone would love, and […]
In January of 2007, Lauren Rachelle Levy, then an executive at Miramax, read a script that changed her life. The script was already in development at Fox Searchlight but, even if she couldn’t make the movie, she was eager to meet its writer, Scott Neustadter. By the end of their first meeting, Scott had developed […]
A senior at Academy of the Sacred Heart, Grace Heidel enjoys spending her free time volunteering at Ozanam Inn, Kingsley House and October Rebuild. Heidel was able to attend a trip to Poughkeepsie, N.Y., to work on Sprout Creek Farm with about 20 girls from around the globe. She also traveled to Omaha, Neb., to […]
Daniel Price’s two major passions in his life were art and music. It is fitting that “Home for the Holidays,” a night of spectacular music and art, benefits the Daniel Price Memorial Fund for Aspiring Artists. The fund provides scholarships to “outstanding visual arts and music students” at New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (of […]
It seems a nanosecond from Le Debut to the Debutante Club’s Presentation, but now, members of that pretty coterie await December – when their calendars really get crowded. It isn’t just the Deb Set that have kept the social wheels turning; museum supporters, preservationists and cheerleaders have been busy – very busy. “O What a […]
We are so Proud to present our December issue, highlighting “Home for the Holidays,” which benefits The New Orleans Center for Creative Arts and the Daniel Price Memorial Fund for Aspiring Artists. For all of you who knew Daniel, and his love for art and music, you know how fitting it is that the fund […]
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“People to Watch” is New Orleans Magazine’s longest running feature. Every year the best and brightest up-and-comers are selected and profiled as the locals who are doing something new or different in New Orleans. This year’s honorees were featured in the September issue of New Orleans Magazine and honored at the “People to Watch” party October 20 at the New Orleans Fair Grounds.
The event, sponsored by Republic Beverage Company and the Fair Grounds, featured food and cocktails, an awards presentation and music from Hazel and the Delta Ramblers.
This year’s class of People to Watch were: Issa Abou-Issa, Iftikhar Ahmad, Baby Boyz Brass Band, Forrest Bacigalupi, Monique delaHoussaye-Breaux, Nannette V. Jolivette Brown, Tim Bryant, Liz Carrier, Catherine Deano, Renee Maloney, Angela Watson Daliet, Lolis Eric Elie, Mike Fennelly, Robert X. Fogarty, Elizabeth Teel Galante, Becca Selvidge Fox, Susan Woods, George Chin, Egbert Ming, Andrew Wong, Jolie Benson, Sarah Elizabeth Dewey, Dominik Knoll, Virginia T. McCollam, Amanda McGillivray, Aaron Miscenich, Tess Monaghan, Msgr. Christopher H. Nalty, Sonia Perez, Tom Piazza, Monica S. Ramsey, David Skinner, Michele Baker, Libby Bryan, Keith Porteous, Susan Taylor, Robbie Vitrano, Kate Elizabeth Voisin and Michelle Weaver.