September 2013

In This Issue

Living Upscale in Downtown New Orleans

Demand and prices rise in tight local housing market

Is Frenchmen Street the Next Bourbon Street?

Frenchmen Street is getting more and more popular with tourists, which is leading to questions about its future.

Katrina Plus Eight; Remember the Hispanic Workers

Classics from the Dailies

Newspaper veterans knew their way around the kitchen.

Two Cops, One City

Remembering James Parsons and John Raphael

Restaurants New and Revisited

William Ferris’ Stories

The Writings and Rhythms of Southern Life

Q&A: The NOLA Project's Latest Season

The NOLA Project's ninth season opens Sept. 5 and includes a production inspired by a newspaper you might know.

Mom Identity

A New Fangled Cocktail

Try this recipe for an update on the classic Old Fashioned.

From the Quarter to the Garden District

Ruth and Michael Burke begin a new chapter in a new home.

Alliance for the River

Paul Vallas Faces ‘‘Absurd Drama’’

How bureaucracy is being used to keep a good man down

New School on the Block


Pascal’s Manale Restaurant, Andrea’s Restaurant and Capri Blu Bar and Zea Rotisserie & Grill

Interview with Lolis Eric Elie

The writer discusses his new book, a project inspired by HBO's "Treme."

Blasts from the Past

David Thibodeaux's drive-in theater gives New Orleanians a taste of yesteryear.

A Road of Retinal Detachments from Mayan Ruins to New Orleans

Riding Hitler’s Elevator

Broad Street Neon

There's a subtle addition to Broad Street that's mostly noticeable once the sun goes down.

Hank Williams and Billie Jean Say I Do

21 Things To Do This September

Music Through the Lens

The late New Orleans photographer John Kuhlman captured musical giants with his camera.

3 Asian Restaurants Worth a Visit

Take a break from your usual Chinese take-out place and experience New Orleans' new wave of Asian restaurants.

Read & Spin

When Paint and Wine Come Together

Catholic Youth Organization: Giving Them Something To Do

Julia Street with Poydras the Parrot


Raising Eyebrows


Our 2013 Class of People to Watch

We're expecting big things from these 41 New Orleanians.

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