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…

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

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

In a celebration reminiscent of the Holi festival of colors in India and Nepal, the Student Council at Academy of Our Lady in Marrero held a Color Run on Nov. 5. More than 175 people participated in the 5K race, during which runners were covered …

Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Thursday, November 24, 2016
Thursday, November 24, 2016

FORESTival, an annual celebration of art and nature, was held Nov. 12 at A Studio in the Woods. The lower coast Algiers site is a nonprofit artists' retreat and environmental learning center that's a program of Tulane University. It was also an in…

Mother Nature hasn't been altogether kind to the still-shuttered Audubon Louisiana Nature Center, so more than 200 volunteers turned out recently to help undo some of the damage she wrought.

During the week of October 24 the Students Against Destructive Decisions club at Academy of Our Lady in Marrero organized daily activities in an effort to bring awareness to issues such as texting and driving, driving under the influence, drug and…

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…

Saturday, November 19, 2016
Friday, November 18, 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…

During November, New Orleans City Park is offering several chances for an early peek at the 30th annual Celebration in the Oaks, including a preview party from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday at the park’s Botanical Garden.

The New Orleans Comic And Zine will be holding NOCAZ Fest at the Main Library from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday. The fest will celebrate alternative comics and zines in New Orleans and will feature many creators, w…

This is the last weekend to catch Shine Productions’ “Holidaze After Dark,” a sketch comedy show for mature audiences that takes a fast and funny look at food, family and frustrations that are all part of the “holidaze.”

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 …

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