July 2014

In This Issue

18 Things To Do This Month in New Orleans

Our top picks of this month's events

When Felons Escape

Law enforcement responds in different ways

2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Adventures in Dog Sitting

Sometimes things go wrong

Southern Style

A Hurricane of a Different Type

Rum with a tropical swirl

Vive La France

Cam Jordan

Aimée Hayes, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Producing Artistic Director, Southern Rep

Ashley Hansen, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Owner, Hansen s Sno-Bliz

Johnny Sanchez Taqueria, Del Fuego Taqueria and Pho Cam Ly

When Life Is A Stage

Governors take on reality TV

Compound Assets

A family that lives together, but with their own space

HEALTHBEAT

Dollars and Diplomas

At graduation time, parents’ biggest test may be financial

Read & Spin

Johnette Downing, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Children s Musician and Author

Degrees and Jobs

The college thrust

DINING GUIDE

Covers That Might Have Been

Free Floating

Do nothing for an hour and learn about yourself

Maternal Baggage

When life becomes a hodgepodge

Olivia Manning, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Mother and Volunteer

Amazon Increases Delivery Competition

Dorothy "Dottie" Reese, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Chairman of the Board, Urban League of Greater New Orleans

Picks for the Picnic

Leisure food for the summer

Ronald Sciortino

The Flavor Man

Keeping It Cool

Savvy New Orleanians beat the heat

JULIA STREET WITH POYDRAS THE PARROT

THE PURSUIT TO ANSWER ETERNAL QUESTIONS

Julie Mao, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Attorney, New Orleans Workers Center for Racial Justice

Sandy Franco, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Owner, Franco’s Health Club and Spa

Candice Gwinn, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Owner and designer, Trashy Diva

Vitrice McMurry, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Jewelry Designer and Educator

Evolution of the New Orleans Style

Kid Howard and the jazz trumpet line

Carla Adams, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Director of Marketing, The Shops at Canal Place

New Orleans East to Increase Access to Healthcare

Harrison Avenue Dining

Whacked by Katrina; now it’s flooded with restaurants

Susan Hess, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Volunteer and Incoming President, City Park Board of Commissioners

Joint Session

April wedding brings May hospitalization

Jacqueline M. Brettner, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Attorney and mediator, Carver, Darden, Koretzky, Tessier, Finn, Blossman and Areaux, LLC

Liberation Landings

The D-Day anniversary gives more reasons to re-visit The National World War II Museum.

Molly Abel Travis, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Associate Professor of English and Associate Dean, Newcomb-Tulane College

Best New Restaurants

New Places; New Choices; Clear Winners

Sallie Ann Glassman, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Co-Founder and Co-Chairman of the Board, New Orleans Healing Center and Owner, Island of Salvation Botanica

Art Teachers Receive Funds