Wednesday, June 21, 2017

The 100 Black Men of Metro New Orleans sponsored a Growing Healthy, Wealthy and Wise event at Alice M. Harte Charter School in Algiers on June 10 that included health screenings, a family resource fair, the U.S. Army fitness challenge, basketball …

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Dutch is a terrier/great Dane mix who's about a year old and 68 pounds. He loves everyone and, with a little training, will make a great best friend. For more information, email adopt@animalrescueneworleans.org or visit animalrescueneworleans.org …

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

The Westbank Quarterback Club honored its male and female outstanding high school athletes of the year during the Ennis H. Grundmeyer Memorial West Bank High School Athletic Awards Banquet. The honorees are Lamont Berzat, of Landry-Walker High Sch…

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Brother Martin High School held its 48th commencement exercises on May 19 at the UNO Lakefront Arena. President John J. Devlin III and Principal Gregory M. Rando conferred diplomas and presented awards.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Monday, June 19, 2017
Sunday, June 18, 2017
Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Dublin is a playful and lively kitten with a loving heart. When not playing, she is often cuddling with or cleaning one of her siblings. For more information, email adopt@animalrescueneworleans.org or visit animalrescueneworleans.org to complete a…

Rising to a height of more than 300 feet over the river, the Allstate Sugar Bowl Crescent Connection Bridge Run on June 3 gave participants a great view of the city's skyline at sunset on a unique course. The run started on the West Bank and ended…

Jesuit High School awarded diplomas to 285 students on May 23 at the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner.  

It was Librarypalooza time at the East Bank Regional Library in Metairie on June 3. The family celebration, a kick-off for the summer reading program, included a pop-up hoop jam with Hey Now Hooping, storyteller Donald Lewis and live music. There …

Louise S. McGehee School held its commencement May 25 on the school grounds of the Bradish Johnson house.

Isidore Newman School held its 109th commencement on May 31 in Tulane’s McAlister Auditorium. Head of School Dale M. Smith delivered opening remarks, followed by seniors Daphne Moses and Meyer Winsberg, who were selected by their classmates to giv…

Cabrini High School held its Baccalaureate Mass and 55th commence exercises on May 20 at St. Dominic School. President Jack Truxillo and Principal Yvonne Hrapmann awarded diplomas to 99 students.

Country Day honored the graduating Class of 2017 on May 27. Student speakers included the president of the senior class, Brantley Mock, and Christian Kerut, a senior chosen by his class to speak. 

St. Augustine High School held its 63rd commencement exercises on May 20, at the Xavier University of Louisiana Convocation Center.

Saturday, June 10, 2017
Friday, June 09, 2017
Wednesday, June 07, 2017

They all started in shorts and T-shirts, but some contestants in the Clover Grill's Mascara Race 2017 were destined to look pretty different by the end.

City Putt, the 36-hole miniature golf complex in City Park, officially has been putt-putt-puttering along for four years. The course celebrated its fourth anniversary on May 27-29. The complex has two 18-hole courses, both with winning whimsical s…

About 50 volunteers at the Second Harvest Food Bank in New Orleans worked June 1 putting 800 together disaster-relief food packs for the state's five Feeding America Food Banks. Each pack can feed a family for three days, and it doesn't require wa…

The National World War II Museum's 2017 Robotics Challenge on May 13 brought 40 teams from schools in Louisiana and Alabama to compete and hone their skills in design, computer programming, teamwork, critical thinking and research. Middle school t…

Lusher Charter School held its graduation May 22 at McAlister Auditorium on the campus of Tulane University.