Saturday, December 08, 2018
Wednesday, December 05, 2018

The Jefferson Parish Youth Council sponsored a skateboarding competition called the Sunbasket Skate Tournament on Nov. 24 at Wentwood Playground in Kenner. It featured two classes: a junior division for those 12 and under and a senior division for…

Wednesday, December 05, 2018

Marta is a hound-lab mix who's about 2 years old. She likes other dogs and kids, and would make an amazing new family member. For more information email: or visit from 2-6 p.m. daily at ARNO, 271 Plauche St., Harahan.

Wednesday, December 05, 2018
Wednesday, December 05, 2018
Wednesday, December 05, 2018
Wednesday, December 05, 2018

PYTHON SHORTCOURSE: The Fundamentals of Python, the popular programming language, will be a two-day course offered by UNO from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 17-18 in Room 424 of the Library, 2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans. The cour…

Thursday, November 29, 2018
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

To raise money for its mounted police and its horse-breeding program, the New Orleans Police Department is hosting a series of soccer games played on horseback. On Nov. 14, NOPD played the Orleans Parish Sheriff's Department at the stables in City…

The Junior League of New Orleans sponsored its 7th annual Touch a Truck event Nov. 17 at the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner, letting children get up close and personal with vehicles used in their communities.

Hoagie is a fun but laid back young kitty that loves laying in boxes and playing with cat toys. For information, email or visit Animal Rescue New Orleans, 271 Plauche St., in Harahan from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. daily.

STATE HONORS: Several New Orleans-area students were among the 11 Southeastern Louisiana University students and alumni who were finalists at the Louisiana Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing competition recently. Students r…

HOLY CROSS SCHOOL: Holy Cross School's Center Stage will present Ken Ludwig's comedy "Lend Me a Tenor" at 7 p.m. Nov. 29 and 30 and Dec. 1 and at 2 p.m. Dec. 2 in the Watson Family Theatre at Holy Cross School, 5500 Paris Ave., New Orleans. Ticket…

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Holy Name of Jesus School in New Orleans recently held its annual Gator Fest fundraiser, three days of live music, food, midway rides, carnival games, raffles and family fun.

FORESTival, a celebration of art and nature, took place at A Studio in the Woods on Nov. 10. Organized by Tulane University's ByWater Institute, the festival featured kids' activities, live music and food at the 7.6-acre artists' retreat.