Community News

Articles

Covington

Events and Activities to Appreciate This Fall Northshore residents are blessed to live in an area with so many cultural events at our doorstep year round. The city of Covington in particular is bustling with activities and events for the...

A Survivor’s Story

SOMEHOW, I ALWAYS KNEW. Deep in my gut, since I was a little girl and learned of my grandmother’s diagnosis, I knew that one day I’d be part of the “Breast Cancer Sorority,” a group of individuals who never pledged...

Lion Up in Hammond

LOCATED ON THE crossroads of I-12 and I-55, Hammond, Louisiana offers up numerous cultural, educational and recreational opportunities for residents on the Northshore. Downtown Hammond is bustling with numerous restaurants, shops and taverns that are located within short distances of...

Mandeville Update

As Mayor of Mandeville, my main concern is preserving our past and ensuring that the next generation will enjoy the quality of life we have cherished for years.  At this time, a piece of our history is currently under consideration...
30 Things We Love about The Northshore

30 Things We Love about The Northshore

In honor of our 30th Anniversary, we decided to take a different spin on our community spotlight feature to tell you the 30 things we love about the Northshore. In no particular order: 1. Biking on the Tangi Trail and...
Hats Off to Benefit Family Promise of St. Tammany

Hats Off to Benefit Family Promise of St. Tammany

Sophisticated Woman is dedicated to bettering the lives of all Northshore residents. As part of our commitment, we annually host our Hats Off luncheon to celebrate the good work—and good works—of those in the community. Each year we dedicate all...
Northshore Mardi Gras Krewes 2015

Northshore Mardi Gras Krewes 2015

Steeped in tradition and ceremony, Carnival coronations are the unofficial kick-off to the season, marking the beginning of the King and Queen’s reign for the coming year. Two local Mardi Gras krewes, Eve and Lyra, held coronation festivities to publicly...