Photo provided by Lynne Peterson -- Bridge Buddies Christmas tournament -- The Bridge Buddies held its Christmas holiday bridge tournament and luncheon at the Golden Age Center at Pontiff Playground in Metairie. First-, second- and third-place winners are, from left, Pat Bedenbaugh, Jan Palermo and Mary Alford. The Bridge Buddies play Chicago scored bridge beginning at 10 a.m. each Thursday at the Golden Age Center. New members are always welcome. For information, call Carolyn Abadie at (504) 885-5193 or come any Thursday.