Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Wednesday, January 11, 2017

INTERNET MARKETING: Gary Arnold, owner of the Windhorse publishing and media development company, will lead a free seminar on internet marketing at 7 p.m. Jan. 24 at the East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie. The event is de…

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

It was New Year's Eve writ small: Partygoers counted down to the stroke of noon at the Louisiana Children's Museum's annual Dec. 31 event, with a confetti toss and balloon release as the finale. Throughout the day, families were serenaded by the B…

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

DIVORCE RECOVERY: A 14-week DivorceCare group for people experiencing separation or divorce will begin with a session from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday in Room UC-203 at Celebration Church, 2001 Airline Drive, Metairie. The registration fee is $20, …

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF LOUISIANA: The International School of Louisiana is expanding with a fourth campus at the former Mary McLeod Bethune campus, 4040 Eagle St., New Orleans. The building, which will be called the ISL Mid-City/Dixon campus, wil…

LSU HEALTH NEW ORLEANS: Demetrius Porche, dean of the School of Nursing at LSU Health New Orleans, has been appointed to a three-year term on the Report Review Committee of the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. The 14-member committee ma…

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

SUCCEED LIKE A PIRATE: Morgan Molthrop, author of "Jean Lafitte's Pirate Code: 17 Strategies for Acquiring Untold Fortune From America's First Laissez Faire Capitalist," will discuss the book and sign copies at 7 p.m. Thursday at the East Bank Reg…

NEW TESTAMENT BIBLE STUDY: A “Disciple Fast Track” New Testament Bible study will begin at 6:30  p.m. Jan. 4 in the sanctuary of Aurora United Methodist Church of Algiers, 3300 Eton St., New Orleans. The discussions of the New Testament, from Matt…

WEIGHT-LOSS PROGRAM: Westbank Community Ministries will begin a free, 13-week STAR (Strategies to Trim and Reduce) program with a class from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17, at Faith Presbyterian Church, 2525 Apollo Drive, Harvey. Participant…

EDUCATORS OF THE YEAR: The 2016-17 principal and teachers of the year in the St. John the Baptist Parish Public School District are principal Stacy Bradford, of East St. John Elementary School, and teachers Jennifer Brock, of Lake Pontchartrain El…

A live donkey and goats, sheep and pigs were featured during the living Nativity presentation at St. Joan of Arc Catholic School in LaPlace, orchestrated by Sister Pier Carla Barone. The event concluded with chorus of "Happy Birthday" for Jesus an…

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Representatives of U.S. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans pitched in to help treat kindergartners at Belle Chasse Academy to a Winter Wonderland. The volunteers were chief warrant officers Brandon Burke and Dennis Myers and petty officers Jay Buehner…

A laser engraver and 16 3-D printers are part of the equipment in the Phyllis M. Taylor Maker Lab, which was dedicated Dec. 12 at Mount Carmel Academy in New Orleans. The Most Rev. Gregory Aymond, Archbishop of New Orleans, bestowed the blessing.

Benjamin Franklin High School and the JCFA alternative charter schools in Harvey have received 2016 Charter School Excellence Awards from the Louisiana Association of Public Charter Schools.

NEW TESTAMENT BIBLE STUDY: A “Disciple Fast Track” New Testament Bible study will begin at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 4 in the sanctuary of Aurora United Methodist Church of Algiers, 3300 Eton St., New Orleans. The discussions of the New Testament, from Matth…