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Remembering Paul Cimino

Remembering Paul Cimino

IT WAS WITH great sadness that we learned of the passing of our friend and contributor, Salvatore “Paul” Cimino. Paul, as he was known to us, wrote our foodies column for many years, and we enjoyed his interesting stories and...

The Northshore’s Best Tourist Attraction

GLOBAL WILDLIFE FOUNDATION has delighted visitors for the last 25 years, and has again been voted the Northshore’s Best Tourist Attraction by the readers of Sophisticated Woman Magazine. Adults and kids alike love exploring the 900 acres full of free...

Mandeville

THE CITY OF MANDEVILLE enthralls visitors and locals year-round with a multitude of public events and outdoor activities for the entire family. You’ll see families playing and exercising on the Mandeville Lakefront, concerts and markets at the Mandeville Trailhead and...

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...