Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Help the Louisianan Philharmonic Orchestra by taking part in Fall Fashion Week, which begins with a patron party from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., followed by the event from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25, at the historic Strachan-Payne home and garden at…

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Superheroes were the theme of Families Helping Families 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk Against Bullying, which was held at Lafreniere Park in Metairie on Oct. 1.

The 22nd annual Japan Fest, the largest celebration of Japanese culture in the Gulf South, was held Oct. 8 at the New Orleans Museum of Art, featuring Japanese games, activities, music and food.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

St. Anna's Episcopal Church in New Orleans blesses people every day, but on Oct. 1, it invited people to bring along the pets they cherish for a special blessing ceremony.

Monday, October 17, 2016
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In another setback for the halting redevelopment of Federal City in Algiers, the local agency in charge of the project has fired the master developer, saying Vista Louisiana LLC repeatedly failed to comply with provisions of its performance agreement.

Saturday, October 15, 2016
Thursday, October 13, 2016
Wednesday, October 12, 2016

They were woofing it up Oct. 1 at Laketown Park in Kenner during the Hot Diggity Dog Fest, which featured wiener dog races, a costume contest for dogs, a talent show and a gourmet hot dog contest, along with live music and food.

The kids want a pet, and there is no doubt that owning and caring for a pet would be a rewarding and educational experience for them. Pets can provide hours of companionship, fun and countless opportunities to learn about responsibility.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Monday, October 10, 2016
Saturday, October 08, 2016

A list of area National Merit Scholarship semifinalists failed to include three students from Jesuit High School in New Orleans: Jonathan P. Vegh, Preston T. Warwick and Alexander W. Welsh. The Advocate regrets the error.

Wednesday, October 05, 2016

Over 400 national and local home-brewed beers were featured at the 7th annual NOLA on Tap Beer Fest, held at City Park on Sept. 24.

Saturday, October 01, 2016
Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Wetlands educator Bob Thomas will receive the 2016 Parkway Partners Green Spirit Award at the group's annual jazz brunch fundraiser, this year called Feast With Leah. It will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 9, at Dooky Chase Restaur…

The National African American Male Wellness Walk Initiative came to New Orleans on Sept. 17, in an event that promoted exercise and healthy habits and included screenings for diabetes, blood pressure and HIV. There was fun to be had as well, with …