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Paul: Help in the fight against Chiari Malformation
What if you woke up each day not knowing if your body would function normally that day, or if you'd be hit with dizziness, debilitating headaches, muscle weakness or severe exhaustion? Chiari patients face these challenges daily. Chiari Malformation is a serious neurological disorder where part of the brain descends out of the skull, putting painful and damaging pressure on the brain and spine.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
JPAS Presents Dr. Seuss Double Feature, Now thru 9/27
The Jefferson Performing Arts Society will be presenting the Dr. Suess classics, Mr Brown Can Moo! Can You? & The Cat in the Hat, today, September 13th & 20th in Metairie, and September 27th in Covington. Then for the performance on the 20th, there will be a special photo opportunity and Meet & Greet with the cast of The Cat in the Hat.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Jpas Opens 37th Season with Blueberry Hill Tonight
The Jefferson Performing Arts Society will be opening their 37th Season with an original New Orleans Jukebox Musical, Blueberry Hill. Written and Directed by Butch Caire .
St. Tammany Parish named nation's Entrepreneurial American Community for 2014
St. Tammany Parish has been named the 2014 recipient of the national Entrepreneurial American Community Award for a variety of initiatives, including the creation of its popular fishing pier using sections of the Hurricane Katrina-ravaged Interstate 10 twin spans. Partners for Livable Communities gives the award to one community in the United States each year to recognize its entrepreneurial spirit and successes in finding unique solutions to local problems, Parish President Pat Brister said at a news conference Thursday at the Slidell Municipal Auditorium.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
ABS to Class LNG-fueled Nordic Hamburg Containerships
Leading provider of classification services to the maritime and offshore industries, ABB, says it has been chosen to class two LNG-fueled containerships to be built in China for German owner GNS Shipping/Nordic Hamburg. The 1,400 teu vessels will feature dual-fuel propulsion enabling them to burn LNG and conventional bunker fuel.
St. Tammany Parish Hospital's new emergency department to open Sept. 25
St. Tammany Parish Hospital will reach a milestone in its $21 million expansion with the completion of the project's first phase later this month. The initial phase includes a new ambulance entrance and new emergency department and trauma rooms with new equipment, a hospital news release said.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
There's help available if you're considering hurting yourself: Jarvis DeBerry
The St. Tammany Parish Coroner's Office, shown here in an October 2013 photo, is one of the many places people in the parish considering suicide can turn to for help.
CAST children's theater to present awards, and local productions abound: On the Stage
The Creative Arts of St. Tammany children's theater will present the RITA awards on September 13 at 6:30 p.m. to honor outstanding performances.
Create your own '60s flashback makeup
History is repeating itself with makeup that takes its cues from the '60s. Cool blue shadows and thick Twiggy lashes are paired with fresh, modern fashions that nod to that same era.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Rimal Lebanese Restaurant and Grill: New restaurants in New Orleans
New Mediterranean restaurant Rimal Lebanese Restaurant and Grill brings Middle Eastern flavors to the dining scene in Mandeville.
SSA seeks to delay vote on campus project in Covington
St. Scholastica Academy has asked the Covington Zoning Commission to delay action on the school's request for permission to build a gymnasium and multi-purpose building on its campus in the city's historic district.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Our Lady of the Angels in Waggaman welcomes priest
The Rev. Raymond Guillot cuts his "Welcome to Our Lady of the Angels" cake as parishioners gathered to welcome him to the church in Waggaman.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
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Thompson, who was vice president, will remain in the company's New Orleans offices and will continue to manage WFG National Title's agency operations in Louisiana and Mississippi.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
'True Blue Bayou,' 'The Trip to Bountiful,' Fiddler on the Roof,' and more: On the Stage
Founders of 30 by Ninety Theatre in Mandeville took the plunge and accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Aug. 27. Outside the home of their theater space, 3090 E. Causeway, Adolfo Rodriguez, Jason Leader and Tom Bubrig participated in the chilly experience and each made a donation to Team Gleason.
FedEx to build distribution center near Covington, bring in 800 new jobs
A 175,000 square-foot Federal Express distribution center bringing 800 new jobs to St. Tammany Parish will be built on 15 acres at a business park west of Covington , parish officials said.
St. Tammany Humane Society hosts 'Unleashed!' fall fundraiser
Second line to the oldies as the St. Tammany Humane Society hosts its 2014 "Unleashed!" fall fundraiser" on Sept.
Northlake Nature Center will host "Wings and Wine" fundraiser: Musings by Marilou
One of the most inexpensive and entertaining activities in St. Tammany Parish, at least for the grandchildren and me, is a trip to the Northlake Nature Center.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Tammany Parkway beautification drive slowed - but not stopped - by 'super street' project
The north-south section of U.S. 190 in western St. Tammany Parish, which is now also known as Tammany Parkway , will never be mistaken for the Champs-Elysees.
North shore nightlife: Mannie Fresh and more for the weekend of Aug. 29-30
With Columbia Street Block Party and Labor Day weekend, there's a lot to celebrate in the clubs and restaurants of the north shore this weekend.
Mary Monk to unveil sunrise and sunset pieces at Three Rivers Gallery: Artscape
Pastel artist Mary Monk will readily admit she is not a morning person. But for the past month, she has arisen well before dawn to paint sunrises over the marshes in Lacombe.