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St. Charles Avenue February 2010

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Traveling in Style

No matter where you’re off to this spring, these tips will have you feeling and looking fabulous.

Fleur de Lists

Carnival ‘10 in Numbers and Notes

Bridal Resource Directory

Beauty Bamboo Apothecary4112 Magazine St.895-1664 Belladonna2900 Magazine St.891-4393 Burke’s4610 Magazine St.451-9696/952-0000 Earthsavers5501 Magazine St.899-8555Lakeside Shopping Center Annex835-0225 Face & Body Institute3900 Veterans Blvd., #200455-1000 Heidi DeckerAirbrush MakeUp Artist382-0088 Make Me Up!3426 Magazine St.891-9688 Salon M4336 Canal St304-6525 Studio E819 Canal St.525-3096 Cakes/Ice Cream/Chocolate Bittersweet Confections5331 Canal Blvd.484-0780 Blue Frog Chocolates5707 Magazine St.269-5707 Gambino’s4821 Veterans Blvd.885-7500 […]

Move Over, Hollywood

The Louisiana SPCA’s Howling Success goes to the stars.

Carnivale for Children

The Emeril Lagasse Foundation and guests spend a star-studded night.

Bolero in Black Tie

The 19th annual Azucar Ball celebrates scholars.

Lighting the Way

The Anti-Defamation League’s annual A.I. Botnick Torch of Liberty Awards

Fête for a Queen

The Ladies Leukemia League celebrates 40 years.

More Than Just the Fab Four

The Jewish Community Center hosts Come Together 2009.

A Night of Light

Celebration in the Oaks fêtes 23 years of tradition.

Public Safety First!

The New Orleans Police and Justice Foundation awards some of the city’s heroes.

A Different Kind of Renaissance

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s Renaissance Festival.

A Very Special Evening

The Young Friends of St. Andrew’s Village raise awareness and funds for a new community.

Set the Stage

An era of romance is reborn at The Roosevelt New Orleans, offering a new generation of brides an experience of vintage elegance. Starting with a sense of arrival in the palatial lobby adorned with original crystal chandeliers, gilded columns, mosaic tile and majestic appointments, each bride takes a journey back to the age of glamour […]

On the cover

The Women’s Guild of the New Orleans Opera Association is roaring. The Roaring 1920s, that is. The guild’s major annual fundraiser for the Opera Association will be the “Great Gatsby” Opera Ball and will be held, not in West Egg, but at the Roosevelt New Orleans on Saturday, April 10. The ball will benefit area […]

Mossy – Christovich

Mary Louise Mossy marries William Kearney Christovich February 18, 1950

Farris – McMillan

Who knows if it was love at first sight, but Jennifer Lynne Farris and Lee Richards McMillan III were first introduced at the 2007 Jazz Fest by close friend Ansley Seaver. The two then had their first official date at the Zoo-To-Do the following weekend. Jennifer was living in New York City at the time, […]

Gabrielle Spangenberg

Gabrielle “Gaby” Nicette Spangenberg is a senior at McGehee and will be graduating this May. Like every senior, Gaby hopes to have made an impact on her high school and peers; being an activist since an early age, she has done just that. Spangenberg is the founder and president of the McGehee Green Society, a […]

Planning Progress

Make your resolution stick.

The Theme’s the Thing

Creating Mardi Gras floats is a full-time job.

Sweet Treats

Indulge yourself in these local little deadlies.

Steak on a Brick

The Green Goddess stretches our foodie muscles.

skin deep

New Look for a New Year

What’s Hot

Valentine’s Day

Along the Avenue

February is a holiday trifecta: Valentine’s Day, President’s Day and Mardi Gras! But before looking forward to reinstating New Year’s resolutions as Lenten practices, let’s talk about the joys and excesses of Christmas and New Year’s past. Love’s magic spell is everywhere: Christmas Day, former Newman Greenie star Avery Moseley dropped to one knee and […]

A note from Bev

We are very excited to feature on our cover the Great Gatsby Opera Ball, to be held April 10 at The Roosevelt New Orleans. The glamorous co-chairs Jude Swenson, Yvonne Coe, Jeanne Charlebois and Holli Ensz are promising a night that will wow you! Thanks also to honorary chairmen Gerri and Murray Valene and to […]

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