FashionFebFEAT

Fashion: Bare Essentials

Little else is needed when wearing jewels with luscious embellishments and touches of gold that are able to stand on their own to make a bold statement.
HeartHealthFeb2017

February is Heart Health Month

Here’s what women need to know for cardiovascular well-being.
SportsFeb2017

In Davis We Trust

Anthony Davis surges from star to legend in New Orleans.
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Weekend Cheat Sheet: Fat Tuesday Feasting

From Twelfth Night (Jan. 6) through the end of February, the Greater New Orleans area will be celebrating all things purple, green and gold. Why not spend your weekends watching ...
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Ballad of a Boutique

The Troubadour Hotel offers surprises at every turn.
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Libations for Locals: Rooftop Romance

Escape to the rooftops and experience breathtaking views of the Vieux Carré and Mississippi River — a splendidly romantic evening whether it’s a first date, marriage proposal or 50th anniversary.
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Downtown Living: February 2017

Cafes: Cafe Anglais at the Windsor Court Hotel 
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Mom Resolutions

These tips will help maintain a healthy sense of self-identity.
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Joyce Laporte

Fun and Funky
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Jessica Rhoades

Charting a New Path
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Sir Devin Nooner

Throwback to the ’80s
LegalProfileFeb2017

Legal Eagles

Relying on real-life experiences makes helping clients a natural act.
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The Dangers of Eating Disorders

Learn how to help your loved ones who may suffer from any number of eating disorders.
ShopTalkFeb2017FEAT

Don’t be Tardy for the Party

Carnival and the official New Orleans party season is upon us! Although, when is there not a party in this town — with invitations to fantastic balls, soirees and galas ...
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Mind + Body: February 2017

Caring for Your Heart: The new St. Thomas Heart & Vascular Center brings personalized cardiovascular care to New Orleans.
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Dream Bodies

A local personal trainer turns goals into reality. 
BusinessFeb2017

More Love, Less Violence

Use social media to spread positive messages to your network.
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Arts: February 2017

On Sunken Ground: Guthrie Contemporary presents a new exhibition of artwork by Jennifer Shaw.
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Putting the Fun in Fundraising

Chad Landry, founder of New Orleans Lympho-Maniacs Cancer Fund, hosts the city’s biggest dance party to benefit local patients. 
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Zhen Jiao, M.D., PhD

All Heart
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Valerie Williams, M.D./OBGYN

Reaching Her Potential
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The Dish

Leslie Iwerks, the Academy Award- and Emmy-nominated director and producer, showcases how pioneering restauranteur Ella Brennan transformed dining in New Orleans and America in her feature-length documentary, Ella Brennan: Commanding ...
BeautyFeb2017

Paint the Town Purple (and Green and Gold)

Only in NOLA does purple, green and gold make the perfect color-match.
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New Year’s Resolutions

Here are the top 5 things you can do to prevent a stroke. 
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Taking Flight

A new Pelican gives New Orleans a new look.
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Lisa Dang, M.D.

The Eyes are a Window
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Amber Poirot, DPM

Movement: The Fountain of Youth
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Weekend Cheat Sheet: Hometown Finds

Explore your hometown this weekend, and you’ll likely discover things you never even knew existed. 
spacesanddesignjan2017

Spaces & Design: Cosmopolitan Dining

From concept and design to an eclectic, international menu, Emeril Lagasse’s fourth New Orleans restaurant reflects the new face of the celebrity chef and the ever-changing Warehouse District neighborhood.
libationsjan2017

Libations for Locals: Sparkle Everyday!

Why save the good stuff for the holidays? Stay bubbly with Champagne cocktails long after the tree comes down and the ball has dropped. 
dddjan2017

Downtown Living: January 2017

Business: Sazerac Company Plans CBD Beverage Museum
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Riveting in Riverdale

Actress Marisol Nichols dazzles in her return to primetime television in The CW’s hot new series Riverdale.
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Robbie Ludlow

From Very Ill to Feeling Great
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Craig Clark

From ‘Dough Boy’ to Oh Boy!
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Alicia Kelley

From Old Diets to New Lifestyle
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A Family Affair

Glago Law Firm treats each client as a family member, offering full-service attention every step of the way.
momsblogjan2017

Houma or Bust

Our love affair with a suburb of New Orleans is deeply rooted.
mindandbodyjan2017

Mind + Body: January 2017

Making Strides: A local fundraising event benefits children and adults with intellectual disabilities in Louisiana.
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For the Love of Health

A local personal trainer combines passion with fitness.
fashionjan2017

Fashion: Stopping Time

These stunning timepieces will almost make you forget that time is ticking away.
businessjan2017

Shiny & New

It’s a new year, with a new president in a new America — make it a year for a new you as well.
artsjan2017

Arts: January 2017

In Still Motion: A new sculpture stands tall in New Orleans City Park.
healthcheckjan2017

Start Simple

Solutions for lower back pain can include surgery and drug-free options.
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Continual Preparation

CPA partners at Kushner LaGraize plan for post-election tax opportunities.
beautyjan2017

Beauty in the New Year

Discover some of the hottest new beauty gear for 2017.
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Style: New & Noteworthy

Good things are on the horizon thanks to these four new retailers.
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The Many Myths of Menopause

Touro OB/GYNs help to clear up the confusion.
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Weekend Cheat Sheet: Festive Feasting

Let the joy of the holiday season fill your heart and share in a weekend of beloved local festivities, food and frivolity with all your friends and family!
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Once Again, A Civic Circle

The Greater New Orleans Foundation brings new life to Lee Circle with its Center for Philanthropy, a cutting edge, 22,000-square-foot building designed by local architectural firm Waggonner & Ball.
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Cozy Cocktails

As the temperatures drop and the holidays set in, it’s the perfect time to wrap yourself in the soothing warmth of a deliciously hot cocktail.
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Downtown Delights

Celebrate the festive holiday season in Downtown New Orleans where a host of jolly good fun for the whole family is happening all month long!
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Flor Serna and Maya Ramos

She’s Electric!
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Lorelei Ashe

From High Wire to Homeless Help
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Debra W. South-Jones

Just the Right Attitude
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Spin for Success

A local cycling instructor encourages students to reach for inner strength, while having fun in the meantime.

Carrying the Load

For one local law firm, the focus is on improving people’s lives.
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Get Through the Winter Blues

There’s a connection between vitamin D and depression.
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People First

Local IberiaBank president puts employees and communities ahead of profit.
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Lauren Davis, M.D.

Primary Care is Goal No. 1
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Ilana Fortgang, M.D.

All My Children
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Amanda Thomas, M.D.

Passionate Patient Care
sportsdec2016

Special Saints

The Saints may have found a Secret Weapon in the leg of Wil Lutz.
shoptalkdec2016

It’s a Gift

A new boutique on Magazine Street is packed full of gift-worthy merchandise.
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The Holiday Season Tailgate

In New Orleans, Twelfth Night starts the countdown to Mardi Gras.
mindandbodydec2016

Mind + Body: December 2016

A Fight to End Bullying: Follow these tips to help your children avoid being bullied.
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White Night

As day turns into evening, turn your attention to standout cocktail and evening dresses in a white palette that will have you shining bright like a diamond in the night.
businessdec2016

The True Meaning of Christmas

Take time to give back this holiday season.
artsdec2016

Arts: December 2016

Monumental Art: A new exhibition lends a certain “je ne sais pas” to the New Orleans art world.
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Beauty 911

Try this DIY post-holiday kitchen face mask for a glowing complexion.
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Louisiana’s Sweetheart

Amanda Shaw, the renowned fiddler and singer, grows personally and as an artist with a new EP of original music.
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Palliative Care: Melissa Pennebaker, FNP-BC

Support and planning leads to a better quality of life for the seriously ill and their families.
sportsnov2016

The Future of LSU Football

Interim head coach Ed Orgeron is taking the LSU Tigers to new heights.
shoptalknov2016

Shoe Savvy

This November, if you’re feeling a bit low, buy a pair of good heels and stand a little taller.
mindandbodynov2016

Mind + Body: November 2016

Spinning for Heart Health: A recent fundraising event drew a bevy of cyclists to the New Orleans Jazz Market.
businessnov2016

An Election to Remember

Plan ahead so your business can evolve in a new economic environment.
artsnov2016

Arts: November 2016

Get in Line: A rare second line exhibition premieres in New Orleans.
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Weekend Cheat Sheet: Fall Frolicking

Feel free to spoil yourself for a weekend, or even just a weekday, while enjoying the food, fun and festivities of fall in the Crescent City.
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Augmenting Tradition

The Windsor Court Hotel reopens its distinguished and refurbished Polo Club Lounge after a summer-long expansion.
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Imbibing the Great Outdoors

It seems these days that you can’t have a restaurant without the inclusion of a great cocktail program. Why not visit one of these fine eateries and imbibe some of ...
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Canal Street: Home For the Holidays

For the holidays, you can’t beat home sweet home!
momsnov2016

Support System

New Orleans moms need each other.
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24-Hour Angel

Teri Hrabovsky responds to the needs of foster children day or night.
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Sonya Brown

Teen Angel
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Gerard Barousse, Jr.

Parc Angel
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All in a Day’s Work

Ivan Blazquez puts the “personal” in personal training by giving his undivided attention to clients.
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In the Balance

Justin Reese takes efficiency to a new level by balancing three careers in law, sports management and politics.
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Bladder Care

Don’t ignore the urges.
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Fashion Fantasy Fête

An upcoming awards gala is a fashion-lovers dream come true.
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Turning Challenges into Opportunities

Michael Tipton, president of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation, advocates for our state’s children.
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Robert McMyne, Jr., M.D.

Removing Patients’ Pain
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Dr. Michelle Korah-Sedgwick

Getting to the Root Cause
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The Alzheimer’s Disease Crisis

A new book by actress Kimberly Williams-Paisley reminds us to let the light in.
beautynov2016

Glamour Glossary

Here’s an introduction to the trendiest terms in beauty today.
legalprofile2016

Aggressive Fight, Compassionate Care

AKD Law takes on the tough cases for injury victims across the region. 
breastsurgeryimageoct2016

Rise of the Breast Surgical Oncologist

The specialty is key to helping patients navigate complex breast surgery options.
sportsoct2016

Passing Tiger

Danny Etling raises LSU’s championship hopes.
artsoct2016

Fashion Thoroughfare

Fifth Avenue, Rodeo Drive, Champs-Élysées … Harrison Avenue?
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Choosing to Charter School

New Orleans charter schools are ranked as some of the best in the United States.
mindandbodyoct2016

Mind + Body: October 2016

Hear, Hear: A scientifically validated test allows you to detect the severity of hearing loss without leaving home.
rustylivewelloct2016

On the Road

The path to health and wellness begins with finding happiness through fitness.
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Give ’em the cold shoulder

The off-the-shoulder trend makes a seamless transition from summer to fall. It’s a style that works for any occasion and for any age, and it’s fresh and flirty. So as ...
businessoct2016

A-Tisket, A-Tasket

Now’s the time to sell your basket.
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Arts: October 2016

Here’s What’s Cookin’: The Southern Food and Beverage Museum offers a weekly cooking series and lunch demonstrations.
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Weekend Cheat Sheet: October 2016

  As Arts for Art’s Sake kicks off October, it’s good to remember that our city inspires and attracts creatives both near and far — check out the aesthetic beauty ...
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Dream Homes Come to Life

New Orleans native Anthony Barreca helps to fulfill homeowners’ design needs and aspirations through hard work, passion and resourcefulness.
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Libations for Locals: Prost!

Celebrate Oktoberfest by getting “hoppy” at a local brewery near you! 
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Downtown Living: October 2016

Art: 27th Annual New Orleans Film Festival — Oct. 12-20 
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Chef Tariq Hanna

Sucré Goes Savory 
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Dr. Brian Turner

Healing Children Through Art
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Arthine Vicks Powers

A Voice for the Deaf 
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Have It Your Way

A local author shares steps for taking control of end-of-life decisions.
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Leading-Edge Concepts

Ken Flower, president of Woodward Design+Build, shares the secrets of success.
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Gregory Stewart, M.D.

Face to Face with the NFL
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Carol Anne Luttrell, M.D.

A Reputation for Comprehensive Care: It’s good to grow. 
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Dr. Amelia Jernigan

Innovating and Mentoring: Sometimes the simplest things you do for a patient are the most meaningful.
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On Fire

The handsome and talented actor Jon Donahue sizzles in the upcoming blockbuster film Inferno. 
beautyoct2016

Dyed ’Dos

Hair color explosion hits the city.
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Combatting Infertility

An OB/GYN can help navigate this often frustrating condition.
SportsSept2016

The Future of College Sports

Athletic Director Troy Dannen has a new vision for Tulane University.
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It’s Cooler Up North

Fall is here in full force with the most fantastic fashions.
MindandBodySept2016

Mind + Body: September 2016

Out and About: A recently launched company connects locals with travelers to experience NOLA in a whole new way. 
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Fashion: Power Play

They are strong, majestic women — leaders in their perspective industries — at the top of their game and killing it in their careers with style and finesse like no ...
Sept2016Business

How to Raise an Entrepreneur 

Teach your child the necessary skills to become an entrepreneur, starting early in life.
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Weekend Cheat Sheet: Raise the Curtain

Celebrate fall with a weekend filled with cooler weather, fabulous food and the performing arts!
SpacesandDesignSept2016

Reviving a Legend: Pontchartrain Hotel

Innovative hospitality and real estate investors AJ Capital Partners have reinvigorated the Garden District gem with design that pays homage to the hotel’s illustrious past, while simultaneously appealing to future ...
LibationsSept2016Lucys

Libations for Locals: Game On!

September brings to mind many things, from leaves changing color to the start of a whole new school year, but, in New Orleans (and possibly all of Louisiana), this time ...
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Honoring the Winners of the 2016 Downtown NOLA Awards

Speaker Bill Masterton will head the ceremony for the five finalists who have renewed and enriched the Downtown New Orleans neighborhood.
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Reagan Sidney: The Grass is Greener

One morning, eight years ago, Reagan Sidney woke up and decided it was the perfect day to completely change her life.
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Dr. Christian Charlton

Emergency Pet Vet
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A Family Cancer Fight

The Jenneman family has joined forces to fight cancer.
BergerLiveWellSpotlightSept2016

Find Your High

Mark Berger, co-owner of higherpower Cycle|Yoga|TRX, helps you get your sweat on!
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Out-working the Opponent

Jason Baer of Pandit Law rolls up his sleeves and fights for his clients.
HealthCheckSept2016

A Stealthy Disease

Ovarian cancer education is the first step in detecting this deadly disease.
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Traci Iwamoto, M.D.

Birth is the Highlight
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Matthew Mutter, M.D.

Prioritizing Men’s Health
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One Hot Commodity

Planet Beach CEO, Stephen Smith, invents a way to work out and recover — at the same time.
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Breaking Free

Lisa Arnold, the inspirational filmmaker of Caged No More, leads a passionate crusade to raise awareness about human trafficking happening right here at home.
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The Habit that Bites

Stop nail biting with a few simple tips. 
ArtsSept2016

Arts: September 2016

Queen of Burlesque: A revealing local festival offers a peek into the world of parody performance.
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Spotlight on Bone Health

Good nutrition is critical in osteoporosis prevention and treatment. 
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Weekend Cheat Sheet: Exploring the “inner” city

Temperatures soar during August, the hottest month of the year in subtropical New Orleans. It’s a perfect time to stay inside, take advantage of the air conditioning and beat the ...
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Spaces & Design: Merging Mediums

New York’s Architecture & Design Film Festival comes to New Orleans for the first time this summer in a celebration designed for professionals and enthusiasts alike.
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Libations for Locals: Sippin’ Summer Fruits

Local bartenders will take full advantage of the last of the season’s harvest for their latest concoctions, so tip well, kick back and imbibe the fruits of their labor.
DDDmay2016

DDD to Honor This Year’s Downtown New Orleans Virtuosos

Ceremony exalts five finalists who have renewed and enriched the Downtown New Orleans neighborhood.
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Meredith Charbonnet and Katy Roubion

Fast Track to Fitness
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Michael Naquin: Excitement on Tap

Michael Naquin, founder and brewmaster at 40 Arpent Brewing Co., wouldn’t be surprised if he were the only hairdresser on the planet who switched careers to become a beer brewer.
BenKlebanFEAT

Ben Kleban: Paving the Road to Success

Ben Kleban refuses to accept the premise that New Orleans public schools are struggling.
HealthCheckImmunization

Staying Ahead of Sickness

National Immunization Awareness Month spotlights the importance of vaccines.
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Rebekah Byrne, M.D., M.P.H.

Physician, Detective, Healer
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James McKinnie, M.D., M.M.M., F.A.C.C.

Skilled Humility
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Ian Hodgdon, M.D.

Variety and Challenge the Keys to Surgical Success
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John “Chip” Davis, DDS, MD

A Culture of Excellence: John “Chip” Davis, DDS, MD, entered medical school the long way. By completing dental school first.
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Cost Innovation in Coordinated Care

Dr. Steven Udvarhelyi is advocating change as the new CEO of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana.
BeautyAug2016

Eliminating Adult Acne

Follow these tips to keep your skin free and clear of pimples.
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Arts: August 2016

Satchmo SummerFest: The annual celebration of Louis Armstrong finds a new home at Jackson Square.
ShopTalkAug2016

Perspiration, Pretties & Parties

Stay cool, and look great, with these top boutique picks. 

Top Biz Picks for 2016

As the 21st century rolls on, the world is changing faster than anybody thought possible. Twenty years ago, computers were heavy, slow machines, just entering the home. Today, almost everyone ...
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Anchoring the Line

Andrus Peat emerges as the Saints’ next great offensive lineman. 
MomsAug2016

Banding Together

Delivering Hope NOLA provides support to mother’s of prematurely born infants. 
MindandBodyAug2016

Mind + Body: August 2013

Get Your Sweat On: TheSweat Social invites tourists and locals alike to get their bodies movin’.
LiveWellSpotlightAug2016

Person-to-Person

A local personal trainer focuses on individualized attention and reaching short-term goals for ultimate success.
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Hot Fun In The Sun

It’s time to peel away the layers and bare it all in summer’s most popular fashions!
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Josh Kelly Gives a Realistic Spin on Reality Shows Through the UnReal

John Kelly — the talented, handsome actor and former Army Ranger — smolders in Lifetime’s addictive award-winning scripted drama UnREAL.
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Life Before and After Cancer

It’s not what you can’t do, it’s what you are doing that counts.
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Weekend Cheat Sheet: Stellar Staycation

Why bother packing your bags, spending ridiculous prices on airfare and settling for less-than-superb accommodations when you can stay right here for the weekend and be a tourist in your ...
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The Refinery: The Sweetness of Downtown Living

Orleans Properties transforms a 200-year-old molasses refinery into luxury residential accommodations.
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Downtown Living: July 2016

Shop: True Religion in the Astor Crown Plaza Hotel
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Libations for Locals: Keeping Your Cool

Rain or shine, summertime in New Orleans means soaring temperatures and sub-tropical humidity. Here’s how to keep icy, refreshing and delightfully intoxicating beverages close at hand. 
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Wes McWhorter: Rouler Gets Rollin’

Wes McWhorter has done weird, creative stuff for the better part of his adult life. And it was on an epic bike ride from Nashville to New Orleans that he ...
KristenSchenckFEAT

Kristen Schenck: A Picture in Paint

The easel was covered in dust. For almost a decade, Kristen Catalano Schenck’s professional painter’s easel — a gift from her parents — sat stashed in the closet of her ...
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Attorney as Counselor

Jason Giles and the King Firm offer clients old-fashioned attention.
shoptalkJuly2016

Freedom of Choice

Skip the cookie-cutter mall fashions for some of these hip boutique finds.
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Return of the Big Man

Coby Fleener continues the Saints’ reliance on the tight end position.
MomsBlogJuly2016

Home Away from Home

Drawing parallels between France and New Orleans isn’t so hard after all.
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Mind + Body: July 2016

Yoga for Life – A new yoga tour stops in New Orleans to explore how yoga has affected the people in our community.
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Fitness at Any Age

Kelly Personal Training tailors workouts to fit your specific needs.
SunscreenJuly2016

Certify Your Sunscreen Smarts

In summer’s blazing rays, sunscreen is a must.
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Summertime Selfie

Capture your best look with these tips and tricks.
MillenialBiz

The Millennial Lie

College graduates are wrong about the lack of jobs.
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Arts: July 2016

Tony Award-winning Toilet Humor  – St. Bernard theater troupe presents musical comedy “Urinetown.”
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Jenn Lormand: Getting to the Core

Beyond the spit-up, past the exhaustion, beneath the stretch marks and over the weight gain, there’s a quieter side to being a new mother that no one wants to talk ...
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Commitment to Care

Paradigm Health System welcomes two new physicians to the team.
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Ahmet Bedestani, M.D.

Pinpointing the Problem
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Suki Subbiah, M.D.

The Art of Medicine
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Marco Rodriguez, M.D.

A Tool Kit for Spinal Care
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Hands-on Interaction

Sterling Surgical Hospital Administrator Chris Daniel is eyeing the future of healthcare.
ToniTenilleFEAT

Rising Above

Toni Tennille, the vivacious vocalist of Grammy Award-winning musical duo Captain and Tennille opens up about her music and her life.
SprayTanJuly2016

Spray Tan Fan

Get the look of summer without the dangers of the sun.
HealthCheckMigraines

A New Way

An Interventional Pain Specialist is excited about a needle-free, no-pills option to end migraine pain.
SpacesAndDesignJune2016

Destination Dining

Trinity Restaurant aims to stand the test of time.
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Michael Nelson: Exploring the Gulf’s Gastronomy

Growing up in a landlocked state like Illinois, Michael Nelson possessed an unusual taste for seafood.
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Libations for Locals: A Man’s Man

If your dad is the type who can build a barbecue pit in the backyard with his bare hands, repair a leaky bathroom faucet formerly believed to be unfixable and ...
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Tom Neyhart: Sunshine and Positive Energy

The owner of a solar power company might typically embrace the technology out of passion for clean energy. But at PosiGen, Tom Neyhart is much more in the business of ...
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Walking Proof: Brittany Grunberg

After a week in a coma, college freshman Brittany Grunberg woke up to find that bacterial meningitis had barely spared her life but that it had taken both of her ...
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Arts: June 2016

Focusing on the Negatives: NOMA exhibitions illuminate a fading photographic art.
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Don’t Sweat It

Follow these tips to look your summer best.
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Women and Stroke

Know the unique symptoms and act FAST.
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Weekend Cheat Sheet: Father’s Day Fun

What better way for dad to spend this Father’s Day than by keeping it completely casual? Get him out of the suit and tie, and into some shorts and flip-flops ...
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Downtown Living: June 2016

  Changing day by day, the Downtown neighborhood of New Orleans always has something new and exciting going on. Visit and see for yourself!
BusinessJune2016

Sail, Sail Away

For small business owners, vacation can be a daunting thought.
BeautyJune2016

More Than Skin Deep

Hair is only half of it for local stylist icon Beverly Daigle.
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Fresh Legs

The New Orleans Saints welcome a new star in wide receiver Michael Thomas.
ShopTalkJune2016

Packing Heat

Summer is a hot time in the city.
MomsJune2016

Culture Shock

Moving from cookie-cutter suburbia to New Orleans soul meant some changes were in order.
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Mind + Body: June 2016

Dog Bite Prevention: They may be man’s best friend, but any dog can bite under stressful situations.
LiveWellSpotlightJune2016

The Science of Staying Fit

Exercise Science, LLC, combines personal training with exercise physiology to strengthen the entire body.
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Le K. Nguyen, MD

Striking a Balance
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Dr. Mohammed Amari, M.D.

Putting Patients First
WesPalmisanoREG

Big Shoes to Fill

Wes Palmisano takes the torch at Palmisano Contractors from his father Warren.
SugithVarugheseREG

Right Place, Right Time, Right Guy

Sugith Varughese, the Canadian writer, director and actor, stars in the critically acclaimed American drama The Girlfriend Experience on Starz.
BoneHealthMay2016

Building Your Bone Bank

Early attention is key in osteoporosis prevention.
LegalProfileMay2016

The New Addition

Michael Raspanti joins his father Joe at the iconic Raspanti Law Firm. 
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Weekend Cheat Sheet: Ode to Mom

We believe our beloved mothers deserve more than a mere 24 hour celebration! Our minds and hearts know that even a whole month is barely adequate, but, being the modest ...
SpacesanddesignMay2016

Design Savvy

The Ace Hotel New Orleans captures the soul of the Crescent City.
BaruCocktailLibationsMay2016

Libations for Locals: Imbibe the Herbaceous

Blooming flowers and seasonal showers ensure that the flora of New Orleans is flourishing — and that local mixologists are taking advantage of the bounty.
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Titus Perkins: Inspiring Success

With a disabled grandmother as his only guardian, Titus Perkins was forced to become the leader of his household at a very young age. “I was cooking since I was ...
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Nicholas Busciglio: Painting the Spirit of New Orleans

Born in Orange County, California, Nicholas Busciglio was blessed with a childhood of privilege. Dazzled by the allure of Hollywood, Busciglio first sought to enter the world of filmmaking and ...
MichaelLizanichFEAT

Michael George Lizanich II: Steering Toward Success

Since appearing in a General Motors magazine as a toddler, Michael George Lizanich II has been an avid admirer of the automobile. “I’ve always been a car guy,” he says. ...
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Downtown Living: May 2016

2016 Downtown NOLA Awards
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Life-Changing Results

  These two fitness gurus will have you in tip-top shape in no time.
BusinessMay2016

Americas’s Business Hero

Love him or hate him, Donald Trump is great for business. 
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The Heart of Louisiana: Hokie Gajan

At its very best, sports offers more than entertainment — it offers personification and exemplification of who we are and what we can do at our best.
MomsMay2016

Talk the Talk

New Orleans has its own language.
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Mind + Body: May 2016

Cosmetic Deli: Lush Fresh Handmade Cosmetics opens two new boutiques in NOLA.
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Animal Magnetism

Jane Velez-Mitchell — the award-winning television journalist, The New York Times bestselling author and animal activist encourages others at NOLA Veggie Fest to embrace a cruelty-free vegan lifestyle.  
BeautyMay2016

Mother’s Day Massage

This is the one gift that any mom will be grateful to receive. 
ArtsMay2016

Arts: May 2016

Must Be Two Sides: A local art exhibition portrays dueling sides of black life. 
ShopTalkMay2016

No White Flags

Now is the time to harness and refine your stylish good looks. 
HealthCheckSkinMay2016

Love the Skin You’re In

Skin cancer is on the rise; here’s how to prevent it.
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Peter S. Amenta, MD

Neurological Surgery: Thirst for Knowledge
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Stephen Landreneau, MD, FACG

He thought he wanted to be an emergency room physician.
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New Heights in Healthcare

Paradigm Health System’s president shares his secrets to success.
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Weekend Cheat Sheet: April 2016

Frolic among the budding flowers and trees, while enjoying all of the food and festivities that accompany the onset of spring in New Orleans. 
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Heidi Malnar

Catching the Rhythm – Growing up as an Army brat constantly on the move, Heidi Malnar discovered stability, passion and a love for movement when her parents first enrolled her ...
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Libations for Locals: Springtime Spirits

Enjoy the springtime weather in lush, outdoor spaces with cooling springtime spirits — and taste new possibilities in every sumptuous sip. 
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Investing in the Culture of New Orleans

Local arts patronage site Culturalyst wins the 4th Annual Downtown NOLA Arts-Based Business Pitch presented by the Downtown Development District, Creative Alliance of New Orleans and the Louisiana Cultural Economy ...
spacesanddesignapr2016

In Her Element

New Orleans native Heather Silbernagel Somers launches interior design showroom Élan Studio, specializing in creating a classic, sophisticated ambiance for both commercial and residential spaces.
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Dana Henry

Public Education Matters
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Arts: April 2016

A Time for Rhyme: The New Orleans Poetry Festival debut will feature local and national poets.
SaltApr2016

Watching Your Salt

Managing your salt intake is critical for cardiovascular and kidney health. 
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Zachary Mohr

Writing the Dream
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All in the Family

Mark Duncan helps clients navigate delicate family law-related matters through his firm, Davis & Duncan, LLC.
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Lindsay Ford, M.D.

Front Line Care
beautyapril2016

Brows Straighten Up

Will you raise a brow at this trending makeup technique?
Festivalbusinessapril2016

Festivals: New Orleans’ Best Little Secret

Come one, come all … let’s have a ball.
shoptalkApr2016

Shake that Brass

  It’s unfortunate that you cannot keep beat to save your soul, regardless of how many Bud Lights you consume. Don’t fret — everyone around you thinks they can dance ...
SportsApr2016

Kicking Off Soccer in New Orleans

Coach Kenny Farrell leads the 2016 New Orleans Jesters into a season filled with hope.
MomsApril2016

Raising My Native Daughter

New Orleanians can offer guidance to non-native moms.
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Mind + Body: April 2016

Hitting the Pavement: Southern Runner finds new owners and a new home on Oak Street.
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Body Movin’

A local personal trainer turned to TRX to lose baby weight, and she has never looked back.
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Jeffrey Barton, M.D.

Treat to Teach
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Letting in the Light

Actress Kimberly Willams-Paisley pens a poignant, loving tribute to her mother, and furthers an important conversation on dementia and its agonizing effect on families.
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Love Your Colon

Follow these 10 tips to reduce your risk of colorectal cancer.
TouroMarch2016

OB/GYN and Primary Care: Why Women Need Both

For many women of reproductive age, their OB/GYN might be the only physician they see on an annual basis, if they have no other health issues. Dr. Jennifer L. Lapeyrolerie, ...
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No More Excuses

  New Orleans may be a small city, but it contains a whole lifetime worth of experiences. Get out there to explore, sip, savor and taste all our wondrous city ...
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Get Your Green On

  Celebrate St. Paddy’s Day at these popular Irish pubs! 
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Downtown Living: March 2016

Living: Hyatt House New Orleans/Downtown
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Meet the Designers

This year’s Top Design Competition features 10 emerging designers that will knock your socks off.
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March Fashion Madness

Get in on the excitement as New Orleans Fashion Week amps up for 2016.
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Sidney “Beau” Raymond, M.D.

Administrating Quality Care
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Aaron Dumont, M.D.

Open Your Mind
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Demetrice H. Smith, FNP-C, CNM

Miracle of Life
momsmarch2016

Stepping Back

I found my best life by making the decision to lean out.
sportsmarch2016

Guarded Optimism

The return and rise of Norris Cole is a site to behold.
MindandBodyMarch2016

Mind + Body: March 2016

Raising the Barre: A new fitness studio in Lakeview focuses on building strength from the inside out.
BusinessMarch2016

Pursue Your Passion

Small businesses are the backbone of our economy. 
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Arts: March 2016

Basking in China Lights: A new lantern exhibition sets City Park aglow.
ClaytonShelvinFEAT

Clayton Shelvin: Staging Artists’ Opportunities

Le Petit Theatre has been a New Orleans institution for a century as of this month, but, with a fresh group of staff members, including associate producer and education director ...
MylaPoreeFEAT

Myla Poree: Small Businesses, Big Goals

The city of New Orleans is no stranger to the importance of small businesses. And one business-minded local has learned the power of serving small business owners’ needs to grow ...
LiveWellLoriPilatesMar2016

Strength in Movement

  A local Pilates instructor finds joy in safely guiding her clients beyond what they initially believe is possible.
DemetriusGrosseFEAT

Full Speed Ahead

Demetrius Grosse shines in 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi, Game of Silence and Westworld; champions the rebuilding of New Orleans and serves as a celebrity co-chair for the ...
StyleMarch2016

Style: XO for the XY Chromosomes

A new clothing store brings stylish menswear to Metairie Road.
spaces2016

Home Design Overload

The 2016 NOLA Home Show featured a number of trends you can apply to your home this year.
HealthCheckSneezeMarch2016

Ease the Sneeze

These seven tips will help you combat allergy season.
BeautyMarch2016

Hydrate Your Skin

The up-and-coming HydraFacial treatment promises results without inflaming your skin.
DanielVictoryFEAT

Daniel Victory: A Spirited Education

If any New Orleans local or visitor has wondered what craft cocktails are all about, they can head over to DrinkLab and its next-door neighbor Victory, both of which are ...
designfeb2016

Eye on Design

Rivers Spencer has a knack for Southern sophistication.
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Weekend Cheat Sheet: February 2016

  The idea of romance differs for everyone, but what’s important is spending quality time with your significant other regardless of what delicious adventures you dare to take … just ...
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Libations for Locals: February 2016

Enchanted Spirits
DowntownLivingFeb2016

Downtown Living: February 2016

Dining: Fogo de Chão at JW Marriott Hotel
DrGmandgFeb2016FEAT

Dr. Ashley Geoghegan: When Integration Is Key 

As Eastern medicine becomes more commonplace in local healthcare, so too it has a place in veterinary medicine.
HollyFeat

Holli Gaspard: Unleashing the Beauty Within

There’s nothing like adding a little beauty to the world, and, for nearly 30 years, the team at H2O Salon and Spa in Metairie has been committed to making customers ...
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Ariel Wilson: Empowering Female Youth

Supporting the future of young African American girls in the New Orleans area has become a passion project for Ariel Wilson, founder and president of The Orchid Society.
LegalProfilefeb2016

Legal Profile: Planning Is Everything

Meet Carole Cukell Neff, a local estate planner who is an expert in her field.
HealthCheckAppleHeartFeb2016

Show Your Heart Some Love

Take the simple steps to treat your ticker well.
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Trendsetters: February 2016

Check out these sartorial savvy tastemakers, stylish ideas and wardrobe solutions, brought to you by New Orleans Fashion Week!
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Dr. Khawaja Saad Jahangir

Taking a Holistic Approach 
sportsfeb2016

Winner on a Mission

New Orleans looks to head coach Alvin Gentry to bring the Pelicans to new winning heights.
momsblogfeb2016

Falling in Love with NOLA (Again)

Motherhood has allowed me to relive childhood memories with my own son. 
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Mind + Body: February 2016

Girl Power: A new book sheds light on how parents can raise healthy daughters.
LiveWellspotfeb2016

Retrain Your Brain

A new book highlights the transformational weight-loss journey of two friends who lost over 100 pounds each, while finding their purpose along the way.
ShalitaGrantFEAT

NCIS: New Orleans Lady

The vivacious Tony-nominated actress on NCIS: New Orleans and Civil War drama miniseries Mercy Street enjoys work and life in New Orleans. 
Feb2016Business

The Marvel of Mardi Gras

This over-the-top celebration has a rich history that brings in nearly $500 million to the City of New Orleans annually.
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Arts: February 2016

Spotlight on New Orleans Scribes: Reading Between the Wines connects local readers with local authors. 
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Adam I. Riker, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Combatting Cancer
CEOfeb2016

Toy Story

In today’s WiFi-enabled, battery-operated world, there is still something truly appealing about a handmade toy.
beautyfeb2016

Inner Beauty

Improve your skin from the inside out with diet.
shoptalkfeb2016

It’s Not Love

My interest in fashion is more along the lines of obsession.
TouroAd2016

Living Well with Touro in 2016

Touro launches a new community wellness series with free weight management classes.
spacesJan2016

A Past with a Strong Future

MetroStudio’s role in the preservation and innovation embracing New Orleans 

Fashion: Bare Essentials

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January 31st, 2017

Little else is needed when wearing jewels with luscious embellishments and touches of gold that are able to stand on their own ...

February is Heart Health Month

HeartHealthFeb2017

January 31st, 2017

Here’s what women need to know for cardiovascular well-being.

In Davis We Trust

SportsFeb2017

January 31st, 2017

Anthony Davis surges from star to legend in New Orleans.

Weekend Cheat Sheet: Fat Tuesday Feasting

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January 31st, 2017

From Twelfth Night (Jan. 6) through the end of February, the Greater New Orleans area will be celebrating all things purple, green ...

Ballad of a Boutique

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January 31st, 2017

The Troubadour Hotel offers surprises at every turn.

Libations for Locals: Rooftop Romance

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January 31st, 2017

Escape to the rooftops and experience breathtaking views of the Vieux Carré and Mississippi River — a splendidly romantic evening whether it’s ...

Downtown Living: February 2017

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January 31st, 2017

Cafes: Cafe Anglais at the Windsor Court Hotel 

Mom Resolutions

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January 31st, 2017

These tips will help maintain a healthy sense of self-identity.

Joyce Laporte

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January 31st, 2017

Fun and Funky

Jessica Rhoades

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January 31st, 2017

Charting a New Path