August 2011

In This Issue

Chic in Arabi

Post-Hurricane Katrina revival created new opportunities

Dining Guide

Restaurant Listings for the Greater New Orleans Area

Read & Spin

On Being Best

The current state of health care in New Orleans

Frigid Flavors

Chillin’ in a hot month

Tried and True

Major League Investment in Local Youth

MLB and City Rec Team Up for Urban Youth Academy

He’s Back … But the State is Different

The Return of Edwin Edwards

Higher Cost of Higher Ed

Students shop for bargains

Hello Satchmo

Louis Armstrong: Then and Now

Lake Pontchartrain

The days are beginning to shorten and the mercury is thinking about dropping (not really). We are on the back-end of summer, and there’s no better time to head out to the lake.

Marquee

Our Top Picks of the Month's Events

C’mmune at My House

The Marengo Street Commune – a 1970s-era example of group living, New Orleans-style – included families and kids

Julia Street With Poydras the Parrot

The Pursuit to Answer Eternal Questions

Learning from Marshal Dillon

Modern role models often walk a crooked path

NOPD “Wannabe”

A 10-year-old wants one day to protect others from harm

Best Doctors

Letters

We report. You respond.

A Buzz on Freret

Discoveries between the avenues

New Orleans Best Doctor Profiles

Doctors tell of some of their toughest cases.

Who Let the Dogs Out?

6 places to relish

A Change in Figs

Next, a Sherman Tank

It Just Ain’t So

In which medical misinformation is uncovered

Healthbeat

Life as a Postcard

Reno Jean Daret III, collector of “things”

Cooking in Solidarity

Reading and ’Riting

Refreshing Tribute

ArtBreak

Two essays on the challenges of keeping art-related businesses afloat

Robert LeBlanc

OUR TROOPS IN HAITI

ON THE GROUND WITH THE LOUISIANA NATIONAL GUARD

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