Grandparents Day is held at Our Lady of Prompt Succor in Chalmette
Our Lady of Prompt Succor School in Chalmette celebrated Grandparents Day Dec. 6. Many grandparents traveled from far and near to visit the classrooms, take photographs with their grandchildren, and attend a liturgy in the school gym.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Louisiana DEQ issues air quality alert for St Bernard following SO2 spikes
EPA assigns colors to each Air Quality Index category to make it easier for people to understand quickly whether air pollution is reaching unhealthy levels in their communities.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Nearly 72 years later, Slidell man remembers the horror of attack on Pearl Harbor
James Cook, 90, of Slidell, recalls the attack on Pearl Harbor during a recent chat in the kitchen of his home.
St. Bernard Art Guild announces its members show winners
Winners in the St Bernard Art Guild's member art show are: front row from left, Maurice Stockton, Victoria Graves, and Janice Hilborn; second row from left, Linda Lopez, Dana Sherlock, Mary Ann Anderson, and Linda Burrow; third row from left, Ron Chapman, Claire Pescay, Janet Attaway, and Beth Montreuil; and back row from left, Charles Anderson, ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Jim Cornette Appearing at April's Mid South Wrestling Fanfest
Jim Cornette Appearing at April's Mid South Wrestling Fanfest Posted by Larry Csonka on 12.04.2013 Full details inside... Mid South Wrestling Legends April 4th Fanfest Announces Ticket Information Plus Jim Cornette and Jerry Stubbs have been added to the Fanfest Roster New Orleans, LA - Today, Mid-South Wrestling Fanfest promoter Matt Riviera ... (more)
Tue Dec 03, 2013
New St. Bernard Parish chief administrative officer is former appeals court judge
St. Bernard Parish President Dave Peralta on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, announced David Gorbaty's appointment as the new parish cheif administrative officer.
Sweet Crude is the latest project from the Craft brothers, Alexis Marceaux and lots of their friends
Sam Craft and Alexis Marceaux 's newest band Sweet Crude , which celebrates the release of its debut recording "Super Vilaine" on Friday, Dec. 6, takes its name from a variety of petroleum, a nod to the couple's native, oil-rich Gulf Coast.
Battle of Lake Borgne celebration is Dec. 14 in Chalmette
The 199th anniversary of the Battle of Lake Borgne will be celebrated Dec. 14 on a vessel provided for the occasion by Pat Pescay of Crew Boats Incorporated in Chalmette.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Saturday's Algiers Point bonfire will call attention to ferries' plight
Santa Claus waves from the Algiers ferry during the 2012 Algiers Point Bonfire. This year's event on Saturday, Dec. 7, will focus on the ferries and how reduced service has impacted residents and businesses.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Yuletide celebration is Dec. 14 at Chalmette Battlefield
Chalmette Battlefield's living history volunteers will host a Yuletide celebration on Dec. 14 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the historic Malus-Beauregard House.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Knights of Nemesis will meet Dec. 9 in Chalmette: Community Report
The Knights of Nemesis Social Club and Parade will meet Dec. 9 at 6:30 p.m. at Tony's Po-Boy Restaurant, 434 E. Judge Perez Drive, in Chalmette.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Chalmette Interact Club puts "giving" into Thanksgiving with visit to Children's Hospital: Class Act
Putting the "giving" into the Thanksgiving season was the aim when the Chalmette High School Interact Club recently visited youngsters at Children's Hospital in New Orleans.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Christmas gift giveways planned for St. Bernard children
Two Christmas gift giveaways are being planned for St. Bernard children. St. Bernard Parish' 2013 U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots distribution will be held Dec. 14. The Knights of Columbus Council 5747 of Chalmette will present its toy distribution event, "A Knight's Gift," Dec. 15. The U.S. Marine Corps Reserve will sponsor its Toys for ... (more)
Thanksgiving is celebrated at Our Lady of Prompt Succor in Chalmette
Kindergarten and first graders at Our Lady of Prompt Succor in Chalmette recently participated in a Thanksgiving feast and performances at the school.
St. Bernard Courthouse and Los Islenos Museum will present Christmas celebration Dec. 8
The restored historic St. Bernard Parish Courthouse, 1201 Bayou Road, and Los Islenos Museum Complex, 1345 - 1357 Bayou Road, both in St. Bernard Village, is now festively decorated for the holiday season.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Shadow puppet program to be presented Dec. 21 at Chalmette Library
Early bird specials, midnight shopping hours, last minute gifts and crowded malls tend to be what grabs attention during the holiday season.
Houma Nation Tribe holds Thanksgiving feast in St. Bernard, hoping to ...
Brandy Bourgeois of Chalmette, a Houma Indian, said she is glad the tribe is trying to maintain its culture and pass it on to its young people through gatherings like the Thanksgiving dinner she attended recently with her husband, Nicholas, and their children, in St. Bernard Parish.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
a Region Redefined Part I: Shaken by the path of Hurricane Katrina
"... A tremendous amount of fascination, sympathy, curiosity and interest arrived here, based on these perceptions of uniqueness of this place.
In LeBeau House's ashes, a lesson in carpe diem: Richard Campanella's Cityscapes
Nearly every historically aware person who knew of this building had a sense of its exceptional nature -- and of its gross under-appreciation.