The Krewe of Alla closed out the first weekend of Uptown parading Sunday with a theme of “Through the Eyes of a Child.”
The Krewe of King Arthur celebrated its 40th anniversary on Sunday by proclaiming themselves “Right Back Where We Started” and substituting their float titles with lines from the infinitely quotable film “Monty Python and the Holy Grail.”
The Krewe of Carrollton performed a few dozen of its favorite songs as it paraded on the Uptown route on Sunday, Feb. 19.
The Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatale drew from the world of games to kick off Sunday’s parades on the Uptown route.
The Knights of Sparta and the Krewe of Pygmalion rolled along the traditional Uptown route on Saturday night. Sparta rolled with the theme “A Knight at the Tony’s” while Pygmalion rolled with the theme “Journey to the Jade Empire.”
The Krewes of Pontchartrain, Choctaw and Freret all rolled along the traditional Uptown route on Saturday afternoon. The weather was clear, making up for the rain that soaked Oshun and Cleopatra.
Students from several different elementary schools paraded through the River Garden housing development as part of the annual St. Alphonsus parade on Friday afternoon, February 17.
Drew Ward is a non-traditional politician. He ran unsuccessfully for Council District A four years ago when he received a little more than 10% of the vote and has already announced his candidacy again.
Are your friends and family missing New Orleans and that Mardi Gras spirit? Show them how much you care by shipping a fresh King Cake with Parcels and Post this season!
The Lusher Charter School governing board voted Wednesday night in favor of a structural change that will place it more directly in charge of federal funds for special education and other services, with less involvement from the Orleans Parish School Board.
The former Carrollton Courthouse — built in 1855 by one of the city’s premier architects, used as a school on-and-off since 1889, and a top priority for preservation by local historians — is set for public auction in March, with an open house for potential buyers next week.