Monday, October 16, 2017
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

October is “Adopt a Shelter Pet Month.” One thing that may stand in the way of such adoptions is a misconception that something must be wrong with an animal if it ends up in a shelter. The fact is, most pets land there through no fault of their own.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

The Treme Fall Festival on Sept. 30 brought out crowds looking for a good time, but they also were helping to support the architecture, culture and history of the neighborhood. The fest is produced by the nonprofit Historic Faubourg Treme Associat…

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

WARREN EASTON CLASS OF 1967: The Warren Easton High School Class of 1967 will hold its 50th reunion from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, in the auditorium of the school, 3019 Canal St., New Orleans. The cost is $20 in advance or $25 at the do…

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Friday, October 06, 2017
Wednesday, October 04, 2017

The eighth annual NOLA on Tap beer festival drew thousands to City Park on Sept. 23 to sample brews and benefit the Louisiana Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. This dog-friendly fest featured music; more than 400 local, national an…

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

The Southern Food & Beverage Museum will present the third annual Cirque de Cuisine: A Kitchen Tour, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 8, taking a look inside 10 historic and beautiful private homes in the French Quarter.

At the annual Alligator Festival at the Westbank Bridge Park in Luling, you could hold gators, eat gator dishes and ride a gator-themed carnival ride. The fest, held Sept. 22-24, filled the weekend with with rides, music, games and more. It's the …

ALL SAINTS REUNION: All former students of All Saints Catholic School are invited to a reunion Oct. 6-8 at the school, 1441 Teche St., New Orleans. There will be an informal reception from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 6, in the Althea Holmes Cent…

Monday, October 02, 2017
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Anita Dennis, a retired teacher and author, will lead a presentation titled “How to Write an Effective Grant Proposal” at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 27, at the Jane O’Brien Chatelain West Bank Regional Library, 2751 Manhattan Blvd., Harvey.

For many of us, the Saints game against the Patriots on Sept. 17 was more than a little painful. But the littlest Saints fans at the Dome that day seemed to be having fun. Here, a group of them gleefully crowds around Gumbo the Dog, one of two off…

The Music Box Village, at 4557 N. Rampart St. in the Bywater, is a one-of-a-kind, artist-built sculpture garden where a dozen interactive houses literally make music.  

It was a beautiful day and a beautiful setting for the Shrimp and Jambalaya Festival, held Sept. 16 under the oaks at Archbishop Shaw High School in Marrero. The fest included a car show, music from the school band, food cook-offs and more.

Irish Fest New Orleans was held on Sept. 15 at the Kingsley House in the Irish Channel. The event celebrated Irish culture through music, lectures, crafts and food. There also was an Irish dance contest, a red hair and freckles contest, a kilt con…

CONTRIBUTED PHOTO -- Hank is a tall, gregarious Labrador retriever who likes people and other dogs. He's smart, too. For information, email adopt@animalrescueneworleans.org. Or go to animalrescueneworleans.org/adoptfoster to fill out an adoption a…

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

In the wake of two historic hurricanes, many animals were lost in the chaos and are now waiting in shelters to be reunited with their owners. If these animals have registered microchips, with current information on file, this process should go fai…

It was a beautiful and cool Saturday when St. Andrew the Apostle School in Algiers held its Sept. 9 Superfest, featuring games, food, live music from Bag of Donuts and Four Unplugged and more. The benefit was sponsored by Gulf Coast Bank.

Estate law attorney Zachary J. Delerno and financial adviser Marigny deMauriac will present a legal workshop focusing on Louisiana estate law at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 20, at the East New Orleans Regional Library, 5641 Read Blvd.

Pianist Alexandre Moutouzkine, a Russian-American who studied under Cuban-born piano master Solomon Mikowsky, will be featured during a series of programs celebrating Cuban music Sept. 26-29. Steinway chose Moutouzkine to record "Piano Music of Cu…