July 2014

In This Issue

18 Things To Do This Month in New Orleans

Our top picks of this month's events

Adventures in Dog Sitting

Sometimes things go wrong

Vive La France

When Felons Escape

Law enforcement responds in different ways

2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Southern Style

Cam Jordan

A Hurricane of a Different Type

Rum with a tropical swirl

Aimée Hayes, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Producing Artistic Director, Southern Rep

Dollars and Diplomas

At graduation time, parents’ biggest test may be financial

Julie Mao, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Attorney, New Orleans Workers Center for Racial Justice

Read & Spin

Compound Assets

A family that lives together, but with their own space

Degrees and Jobs

The college thrust

Ashley Hansen, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Owner, Hansen s Sno-Bliz

Free Floating

Do nothing for an hour and learn about yourself

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

Chairman of the Board, Urban League of Greater New Orleans

Covers That Might Have Been

Johnny Sanchez Taqueria, Del Fuego Taqueria and Pho Cam Ly

HEALTHBEAT

Maternal Baggage

When life becomes a hodgepodge

When Life Is A Stage

Governors take on reality TV

Johnette Downing, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Children s Musician and Author

Amazon Increases Delivery Competition

Picks for the Picnic

Leisure food for the summer

Carla Adams, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Director of Marketing, The Shops at Canal Place

DINING GUIDE

Ronald Sciortino

The Flavor Man

Molly Abel Travis, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

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

Liberation Landings

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

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

Sandy Franco, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Owner, Franco’s Health Club and Spa

Keeping It Cool

Savvy New Orleanians beat the heat

Evolution of the New Orleans Style

Kid Howard and the jazz trumpet line

New Orleans East to Increase Access to Healthcare

Susan Hess, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Volunteer and Incoming President, City Park Board of Commissioners

Harrison Avenue Dining

Whacked by Katrina; now it’s flooded with restaurants

JULIA STREET WITH POYDRAS THE PARROT

THE PURSUIT TO ANSWER ETERNAL QUESTIONS

Best New Restaurants

New Places; New Choices; Clear Winners

Vitrice McMurry, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Jewelry Designer and Educator

Joint Session

April wedding brings May hospitalization

Olivia Manning, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Mother and Volunteer

Art Teachers Receive Funds

Candice Gwinn, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

Owner and designer, Trashy Diva

Jacqueline M. Brettner, 2014 New Orleans Top Female Achievers

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