On Sunday, March 19th, Congo Square New World Rhythms Festival and New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation hosted a contest for Louisiana Middle Schools
In early March, painting pros and amateurs gathered at Entrepreneur’s Row to participate in the Ceaux Young Instructed Paint and Sip.
While the Carnival season is over, there is still so much to reflect and remember. From Krewe de Vieux to walking parades on Mardi Gras Day, New Orleans fosters
There is an old adage that states ‘music is a universal language.’ In the case of Music Educator Keith Hart, it is a bridge that connects young people to overcoming obstacles
As the only Black Krewe in its area, the Krewe of “New Orleans Most Talked About Club,” also known as NOMTOC, rolled through the Westbank of Orleans Parish on Feb. 25th.
On Friday, February 24th, the Zulu Social Aid and Pleasure Club held its Annual Zulu Coronation Ball at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
Michele Brierre Jean-Pierre, is a woman dedicated to giving back to her community. She is the Executive Director of the Ellis Marsalis Center, located in the Lower Ninth Ward
Walking can save the world. This statement is how T. Morgan Dixon, the Co-Founder of GirlTrek inspired an audience in a Tulane University Auditorium on Monday, Feb. 6th.
Across the country, college students are observing and participating in Black History Month through campus and community activities, indicating that their generation is just as “Woke” on recent issues of race, as those of their parents.
It was cold on Saturday. The temperature was in the mid 50’s, but that did not stop the Convocation Center at Xavier University of Louisiana’s campus
On Friday, January 20th, New Orleanians held a 2nd Line Funeral for Lady Liberty on Friday morning, approximately the same time as the travesty of an inauguration occurred in Washington DC.
On Monday, January 16th, New Orleans celebrated the 31st Annual Martin Luther King Holiday. The morning event was themed as New Orleans Together, promoting a space of equity among the citizens
Fur is loved by many for its soft texture, high fashion reputation, and association with high status. Fur has been a trend for as long as cavemen were able to hunt and wore on any part of the body
Having written many articles on what takes place from January through April, each year, relative to our tax payments and refunds, I understand that we need reinforcement and repetition on certain issues.
A new year calls for new beginnings, new styles, and new fashion trends. With 2017 approaching, a true fashionista could ring in the new year with a few of these up and coming trends in fashion.