Thursday, June 22, 2017
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Wednesday, June 21, 2017

The 100 Black Men of Metro New Orleans sponsored a Growing Healthy, Wealthy and Wise event at Alice M. Harte Charter School in Algiers on June 10 that included health screenings, a family resource fair, the U.S. Army fitness challenge, basketball …

Dutch is a terrier/great Dane mix who's about a year old and 68 pounds. He loves everyone and, with a little training, will make a great best friend. For more information, email adopt@animalrescueneworleans.org or visit animalrescueneworleans.org …

Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Mavis is a petite 3-year-old kitty who is very loving and gets along with other cats. Learn more at sthumane.org.

David Fitzgerald, who noted that he and Dennis Sharp grew up together, was named June 12 to fill the St. Tammany Parish Council vacancy left by Sharp’s death last month. He will serve District 2 until a special election on Oct. 14 to fill the rema…

Since 1994, summertime has meant a trip to Five Lakes Campground for Bogue Tuchenna Council Cub Scouts, and nearly 300 Cubs from St. Tammany and Washington parishes got their turn over the past two weeks.

Madisonville Town Council members are reconsidering the town’s limits on building heights after a request for a height variance triggered a prolonged discussion of the issue at the council’s June meeting.

Pushing across eight runs in their final two at bats, the Lakeshore Titans defeated the Hammond Tornadoes 8-4 in Northshore Summer League action on June 13.

LEARN TO FISH: Children ages 8-15 can learn to fish from 8 a.m. to noon June 21 at the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation New Canal Lighthouse, 8001 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans. The free John C. Burrus School of Fish is co-sponsored by Louisiana…

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN HIGH SCHOOL: Louise Olivier, a rising junior at Benjamin Franklin High School in New Orleans, will study Hindi in India this summer through the National Security Language Initiative for Youth program of the U.S. State Department'…

BIG EASY PARKINSON'S SUPPORT GROUP: A.J. Cipperly, director of memory care and training for Validus Senior Living Centers, will give a presentation on positive approaches to dementia care when the Big Easy Fleur de Lis Parkinson’s Support Group me…

THOMPSON TEMPLE: Thompson Temple Church of God in Christ, 1515 Whitney Ave., Gretna, will hold services of appreciation for the Rev. Keith E. Thornton Sr. and Jacqueline Thornton at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 23, and at noon Sunday, June 25. Sunday mo…

SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA UNIVERSITY: Emily Cothern, of Covington, is one of four Southeastern Louisiana University students to win a $2,500 safety professional scholarship from the Southeastern Construction Owners and Associates Roundtable. 

PRAISE ARTS CAMP: A Vacation Bible School Praise Arts Camp will be from 9 a.m. to noon June 26-30 at Christ Episcopal Church, 1534 Seventh St., Slidell. The children will hold a showcase July 1 at the Christ Church Family Fun Day and at the mornin…