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Smiley: Other victims

Sidney Vallon offers this Katrina anniversary thought: “During this week of endless reminders in all levels of media of the Lower 9th, may I remind everyone that thousands of people (including me) in Mississippi and coastal Louisiana, where The Storm actually… Continue reading →

Smiley Anders

Smiley: Other victims

Sidney Vallon offers this Katrina anniversary thought: “During this week of endless reminders in all levels of media of the Lower 9th, may I remind everyone that thousands of people (including me) in Mississippi and coastal Louisiana, where The Storm actually… Continue reading →

Mark Ballard

Gay marriage issue likely to pop up again

Louisiana was one of the last states to give up the fight and start issuing same-sex marriage licenses following the U.S. Supreme Court decision a couple months ago that overturned this state’s constitutional definition of marriage as being between only one woman and… Continue reading →

Gregory Roberts

Patricia Gannon

Patricia Gannon: Fall fashion trends may surprise

David Blanchet, Josette Abshire

As you struggle to shoo away the insects of summer, fall’s long since arrived in the international fashion houses. Their cool weather couture collections are off and strutting down the runways, the trends are fixed, and whether you lean more Missoni, Maison Margiela… Continue reading →

Chante Warren: Common Ground

Danny Heitman: At Random

Quin Hillyer