The Advocate’s New Orleans-area Community section welcomes submissions of photos and news items. The section is published every Thursday. Items must be received by 5 p.m. the Thursday preceding the proposed run date and will be published as space is available.

Send news to editor Annette Sisco at

High-resolution, color, digital photos can be submitted on The Advocate’s website under Photos, at Select Community News. Or, mail them to

The date and place of the event and a contact name and phone number must be included with photos, and everyone pictured must be identified, left to right.

By submitting photos to The Advocate, you agree that they can be published in any of The Advocate’s print or digital publications. Call (504) 432-9257 for information.