August 2011

In This Issue

Finding Your Spotlight

The March of Dimes honors 24 single business professionals at its annual gala.

Battling for the Beach

The Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation parties to save our lake and coast.

The Play’s the Thing

Annual Shakespeare Festival kicks off with lavish affair.

Celebrity Fitness Secrets Revealed

Scintillating Summer Centerpieces


Poolside Party

Kingsley House supports a swimming pool and summer program for children.

11th Annual Hope Gala

Sippin’ in Style

Guests donned their best seersucker for the Ogden’s annual fundraiser.


Fine Art

The community comes together to support NOCCA.

Back to School

Shopping for the new school year


A Walk Down Metairie Road

A road of restaurants and retailers

Happy Feet

12 tips, tricks and indulgences for your poor piggies.

Van Horn-Davis

On the Cover

Cause for Celebration

The National World War II Museum honors America’s greatest generation.

Nicole Frances Delesdernier


And The Winner Is…

NOWFE celebrates a local cooking legend.

Freret Feast

Adolfo Garcia’s latest offerings

August 2011


August 2011 Snapshots

Giving at a Garden Gala

Faulkner Society starts off the summer honoring writers and supporting readers.

The Sign Says the Action’s Back

Waves of growth have shaped the Freret neighborhood.

Savoring Squash

Chef de Cuisine Brett “Shaggy” Duffee of Bayona showcases squash in a summer salad

Seeing Red

The Preservation Resource Center celebrates musicians.