Saturday, December 03, 2016
Thursday, December 01, 2016
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Wednesday, November 30, 2016

'THE ULTIMATE CHRISTMAS SHOW': Jefferson Performing Arts Society presents the irreverent comedy show in which none of the acts for a church's annual holiday show arrive, so three church members must perform the entire variety show and Christmas pa…

Pets and their people turned out Nov. 20 for a fest in Metairie's Lafreniere Park that included live music, food, costume contests and activities for children and dogs. The ninth annual Pet Fest was themed "Game of Bones." More than 40 shelter an…

Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Monday, November 28, 2016
Friday, November 25, 2016
Thursday, November 24, 2016
Thursday, November 24, 2016

Our Lady of Divine Providence Parish and School held a special Veterans Day Mass and reception on Nov. 11. The Mass concluded with a special blessing for all veterans, who were then invited to stay for refreshments with family members.

Paul and Helen Whalen celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with family on Nov. 12. They were married in Pascagoula, Mississippi, and have lived in Metairie for the past 40 years. The Whalens have four children, eight grandchildren and six gre…

Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Monday, November 21, 2016

UNO JAZZ STUDIES: Jack Vogt, a composer and drummer in the jazz studies program at the University of New Orleans, has been named the 2016-17 American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) Louis Armstrong Scholar at the University of…

Friday, November 18, 2016
Thursday, November 17, 2016
Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Thanksgiving is next week, and if you're looking for some extra help in the kitchen while aiding a good cause, consider ordering your turkey during the Dawn Busters Kiwanis Club’s annual Fried Turkey Fundraiser Nov. 23 at the Lions Club Home, 1627…

International High School in New Orleans held its French Cultural Fest on Nov. 9, during National French Week. The multi-language school’s celebration featured student booths representing the many countries where French is spoken, along with food …

Friday, November 11, 2016
Thursday, November 10, 2016

TULANE MEDICINE: Maureen Lichtveld, a Tulane University professor, has been elected as a member of the National Academy of Medicine, considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine. Lichtveld is professor and chair in the…

Wednesday, November 09, 2016

Ashton Albert Angelle was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout during a Court of Honor ceremony held recently at Kehoe-France School. Angelle is the son of Heidi Angelle and the brother of Candice Carbo Selby. He is a member of Troop 710 of Kehoe-Franc…

Each year, the Metairie Woman's Club holds a fall boutique to raise money for three charities selected by vote of the membership. This year's "Christmas in October" luncheon at the Airport Hilton included a fashion show with members as models.