Wednesday, December 12, 2018

This handsome cat is Dubai. He's been in a foster home but was returned to ARNO because his parent had to travel for a while. He gets along with other cats as well as dogs. For more information email: adoptionteam@animalrescueneworleans.org or vis…

A group of volunteers with Sustaining Our Urban Landscape NOLA planted 60 trees throughout Algiers on Dec. 1 to help reduce flooding and improve the community. Twenty-two trees were planted along the Holy Name of Mary Church Cemetery in Algiers. 

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Each year, the Algiers Bonfire is built on a base structure designed by artists. On Dec. 1, the bonfire featured artist Eric Arvidson's detailed construct of a Victorian-era living room, which was set ablaze along the levee. It took Arvidson and 1…

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Wednesday, December 12, 2018

HONOR STUDENTS: The Nunez Community College chapter of the Gamma Beta Phi recently held its induction ceremony. Faculty, staff, students and their families gathered for the induction of Dionne Small, of Gretna; Tamara Castigtiola, Chalmette; Aubre…

Saturday, December 08, 2018
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…

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: adopt@animalrescueneworleans.org or visit from 2-6 p.m. daily at ARNO, 271 Plauche St., Harahan.

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 adoptionteam@animalrescueneworleans.org 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…