Thursday, May 25, 2017
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Wednesday, May 24, 2017

As I scroll my social media newsfeeds, I see posts about lost pets every day. So what is one to do if a pet is lost? The initial reaction is to search the neighborhood. Animals can travel a far distance in a short amount of time, so searches shou…

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

For three hours on May 13, volunteers scrapped, scoured and cleaned to help make the French Quarter graffiti-free. The event and supplies were sponsored by 'NCIS: New Orleans,' with executive producer Joseph Zolfo on hand to help. Workers gathered…

The NOLA Veggie Fest was held May 13-14 at Kingsley House in New Orleans, featuring cooking demos, live music, a marketplace and vegan food, all to benefit the Humane Society of Louisiana.  

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The Intergalactic Krewe of Chewbacchus mini-parade Shoeboxus trekked through the Marigny on May 4 with a "Star Wars" theme featuring hand-crafted shoebox floats. It was part of the "May the Fourth Be With You" celebration. 

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The graduation ceremony for the Archbishop Rummel High School Class of 2017 was May 16 at the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner. The valedictorian is Alexander M. Mackel and the salutatorian is Devin A. Sauerhoff.

The Zulu on the Bayou Mother's Day music festival brought moms and their entourages to Bayou St. John on May 14 to hear The Topcats, Lacee, Amanda Shaw, Partners-N-Crime, the Brass-A-Holics and more. The free event also featured food and arts and …

Monday, May 22, 2017
Friday, May 19, 2017
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

This is the time of year when our pets have to go to battle with one of their biggest enemies: fleas. These pests are a problem in south Louisiana year round, but they are the most prevalent in the spring and summer months.

The Wednesday at the Square free concert series that draws a crowd to Lafayette Square each week in the spring is winding down, but that doesn't mean it's any less fun. Head out for good food, good company, arts and craft and local music, all with…

May 1 was a big day for Gina Baron-Hyppolite and her son Adrian. In a stroke of good luck, Adrian had sold his mom the winning raffle ticket for a new car from the Ray Brandt Family Foundation as part of an April fundraiser for Archbishop Rummel H…

Friday, May 12, 2017
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Friday, May 05, 2017
Thursday, May 04, 2017

If you will need to get from St. Tammany Parish to Jefferson Parish via the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway in the wee hours Saturday morning, best to get to the tollbooth by 3:58 a.m. Two minutes later, and it will cost you some extra cash.

Wednesday, May 03, 2017

The New Canal Lighthouse was the waterside setting for The Lake PontchARTrain Craft Fair, held April 22 to benefit Save Our Lake Foundation. It included more than 60 vendors selling everything from artwork to jewelry to jams, and it created a good…

The local National Park Service hosted a yoga flash mob on April 23 at Audubon Park. The free classes were taught by local instructors April Dupre and Chelsea Lloyd, and Susan Landry and Donald Meyer of New Orleans Jazz National Historic Park. Wha…

The St. Stephen’s School Class of 1966 held its 50th anniversary reunion last year at Henry’s on Magazine St. and had such a good time that they decided to hold it again this past April in the school’s cafeteria on Napoleon Ave. They invited the c…

Brunch Fest NOLA, a benefit for the Louisiana SPCA, originally was on the menu for March 25, but it ended up raining cats and dogs. The pet-friendly event was rescheduled for April 22, when it went off without a hitch under beautiful blue skies. P…

Thursday, April 27, 2017