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St. Charles Avenue December 2011

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Lambeth On Broadway

This year’s gala was a family affair.

St. Charles Avenue’s 2011

Activists of the Year

Charitable Giving

Local businesses and organizations are making it easier than ever to give back to the community this holiday season.

O Come, O Come

Caroling in Jackson Square for more than 60 years

Healthy Holidays

How to safely lose those pesky pounds

Victoria Marcel

Ursuline Academy

Scanlon –Harris

Shelley Blair Scanlon and Greggory Casteix Harris met at the University of Alabama. Gregg lived with Shelley’s cousin, Totty Kostmayer, their freshman year and Totty introduced them, but Shelley and Gregg didn’t start dating until the spring of their sophomore year. Gregg proposed on New Year’s Eve 2010. He told his entire family beforehand, so […]

A Great Holiday Story

A generous man receives gifts in his time of need.

Savory Sweet 16

Crescent City Farmers Market’s “Sweet 16th” birthday.

Sneaking a Peek

New Orleans Film Society celebrates 22 years.

Tango Time or Warm Ups?

Casa Argentina dances the night away to preserve culture.

On the Cover

As St. Charles Avenue continues to celebrate its 15th anniversary, we are proud to present you with this year’s Activists of the Year. We hope that you will join us in honoring Mimi Robinson Bowen, Leah Chase, Dr. Norman Francis, Leslie R. Jacobs, Diana Monroe Lewis, Dr. E. Ralph Lupin, James J. Reiss Jr. and […]

Shop for the Cure

Key to the Cure unites the LCRC and Saks to beat breast cancer.

An Evening, A Fair

CADA Carnivale raises funds for substance abuse programs.

Rewarding Restoration

Fourth annual Heritage Club Luncheon honors home restoration.

A Blooming Tradition

The inaugural Longue Vue Edith Stern Award Luncheon honors Genevieve Trimble.

Fête Al Fresco

Magic in the Moonlight throws a fête for flowers.

Celebrating the South

The Ogden Museum of Southern Art offers Southern art and honors George Dureau.

The Greatest Escape

Excursions can mean extraordinary meals.

A Celebration with Kick

Chef Nathan Gile of Flaming Torch shares Pan-Seared Scallops with Potato-Corn Hash and Chimichurri Sauce

52 Beauty Resolutions

Forget larger-than-life resolutions you just won’t keep. Here are 52 easy ideas (one for each week) to help make you even more beautiful in 2011. Resolution 1: Throw out your makeup sponge after every use (or at least once a week). Resolution 2: Wash your face every night before bed. Resolution 3: Floss daily. Resolution […]

cruisin’ the crescent

What a fabulous month: There were so many events to attend and I turned 30! Turning 30 is a little scary, but I was very lucky to celebrate with close friends who hosted a joint birthday dinner for my friend Joanie Browne and me. It was really special because she’s a dear friend and because […]

A note from Bev

Our December cover, which features some of the most incredible activists in our city, is a source of tremendous pride for our magazine! Celebrating our 15th anniversary are: Mimi Robinson Bowen, Leah Chase, Dr. Norman Francis, Leslie R. Jacobs, Diana Monroe Lewis, Dr. E. Ralph Lupin, James J. Reiss Jr. and Suzanne Walther Rusovich. Each […]

Summer Bridal Show – June 14, 5-8 PM