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Temple Ruff is a native of Virginia, and holds a BA of Classical Civilizations from William and Mary and an MS of Communications Strategy from the Brandcenter at Virginia Commonwealth University. In addition to her passion for writing, Temple enjoys visiting museums, attending live music shows, and running in the park.

Greek Festival 2014 In New Orleans

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This Memorial Day weekend, our city will enjoy its annual three-day celebration of Hellenic culture and creativity, Greek Festival New Orleans. Taking place at Holy Trinity Cathedral, located on the scenic Bayou St. John, the event will feature traditional food and drinks, live entertainment, and other family-friendly fun.

Under the leadership of the […]

Milan Golf Scramble In New Orleans To Support Those With ALS Via Team Gleason

Milan Golf Scramble (Image Courtesy of: Milan Golf Scramble)

This May, Audubon Park Golf Course will once again host a favorite Uptown fundraiser, The Milan Golf Scramble. Taking place on Saturday, May 17, 2014, the fifth annual gathering will be held to benefit Team Gleason and the Gleason Initiative Foundation. With unique NOLA-style, the event will offer golfers (of all levels) the […]

Little Pnuts Subscription Toy Delivery

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Melissa Pia Bossola Beese with Tristan and Finn (Photo Courtesy: Melissa Pia Bossola Beese)

Heralding the power of “learning through play,” Little Pnuts provides access to hand-curated, high quality toys through a quarterly subscription format. Founded in 2012, the New Orleans-based company seeks to support healthy child development through the delivery of eco-friendly, […]

Fete Francaise In New Orleans To Benefit Ecole Bilingue De La Nouvelle-Orleans

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Fete Francaise (Photo Credit: Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orleans)

On Saturday, April 5, 2014, the Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orleans will host its fifth Fete Francaise. With the theme of “A certain je ne sais quoi…”, this year’s event promises fun – including live music, food vendors, silent auction, and more – for […]

An Edible Evening 2014 To Benefit Edible Schoolyard New Orleans

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On Thursday, March 24, An Edible Evening 2014 will be held at Green Charter School in Uptown. Now in its fifth year, the event will benefit the programming and educational efforts of Edible Schoolyard New Orleans.

The Patron Party will kick off at 6p.m. with the main celebration from 7-10p.m. Attendees will enjoy […]

Lark In The Park Gala In New Orleans To Benefit Friends Of City Park

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Historic City Park Carousel in New Orleans (Photo Credit: nolasocialite.com)

Friday, March 14th’s Lark in the Park gala will be held to support the efforts of the Friends of City Park. Specifically, funds will benefit the upkeep and repair of the Historic City Park Carousel.

At the Pavilion of the Two Sisters, the […]

Donate Mardi Gras Beads To Arc Of Greater New Orleans

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Mardi Gras Beads and Throws (Photo Credit: MardiGrasNewOrleans.com)

New Orleans has officially entered the final days of Carnival 2014, and with over 50 parades scheduled between now and Fat Tuesday, there is plenty to do within the city and surrounding area. Whether attending a few of these events, or almost all, you are […]

Recap: Taco Bell Foundation For Teens’ All-Star Basketball ProCamp In New Orleans

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New Orleans’ Taco Bell Foundation for Teens Scholarship Recipients (Photo Credit: Taco Bell Foundation for Teens)

On Sunday, February 16, 2014, New Orleans played host to the Taco Bell Foundation for Teens‘ first All-Star Basketball ProCamp of 2014. Held at Tulane University‘s Reily Student Recreation Center, the camp treated over one-hundred local seven […]

New Orleans Weekend Guide: February 7 – 9, 2014

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Friday, February 7

New Orleans’ Contemporary Arts Center (Photo Credit: aviewoncities.com)

SweetArts 2014

Supporting the ongoing work of New Orleans‘ Contemporary Arts Center, SweetArts 2014 will be held at the museum and community center’s Downtown location. In addition to a “progressive party” with culinary presentations, craft cocktails, and live music, attendees are encouraged […]

Anniversary Celebration At Martinique Bistro In New Orleans

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Martinique Bistro in New Orleans (Photo Credit: www.nola.com)

An Uptown gem, Martinique Bistro has prepared a celebratory menu in honor of its twentieth anniversary. Available through Valentine’s Day, the special selection “pays homage to the classic French bistro,” honoring the style’s unique ingredients and techniques.

While these dishes have been long-featured within the […]

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