Blazing the Trail: Generations of Strength and Love IN THE HEART of downtown Covington, a trio of mother, daughter and granddaughter serve as a powerful example of keeping the word “family” in family law practice. Collectively, Mary Beoubay Petruccelli, Tracy Ann Petruccelli, and Kristen Jeanne Pouey constitute the three-generation firm bringing legal representation and services […]
Healthy Community Kickoff The event was held by the Muscular Dystrophy Association, Abita Fresh, Walgreens and True Body Nutrition at the Aint’t Life Grand Corporate Headquarters. Highlighting the growing Northshore farm-to-table movement, the event offered healthy tastings, tips from local health and wellness experts, and flu shots by Walgreen’s. 8th Annual Christmas Celebration
Walk to End Alzheimer’s The Northshore’s 2016 Walk to End Alzheimer’s raised over $70,000 for the Alzheimer’s Association with the help of their teams, walkers, donors and sponsors. The walk took place in Fontainebleau State Kickin’ Parkinson’s The 7th annual Kickin’ Parkinson’s fundraiser in support of Team Fox raised $381,700 this year bringing their
The beautiful, historic Mackie House was the scene of a recent White Party sponsored by Art + Design and hosted by Jennifer Rice & Team. The Mackie House was once owned by Covington’s founder, John Wharton Collins, and was the site of Sophisticated Woman’s July cover photo. [huge_it_gallery id=”17″]
Habitat for Humanity St. Tammany West held a Women Accepting the Challenge of Housing (W.A.T.C.H.) Kick Off Reception for Women Build 2016. W.A.T.C.H. ensures Women Build continues to thrive in western St. Tammany. Members donated $38,000 toward building two homes in 2015 and hope to surpass that in 2016. [huge_it_gallery id=”11″]
The Professional Women of St. Tammany awarded 17 deserving women a total of $20,000 in cash scholarships at their annual luncheon held at Tchefuncta Country Club. Scholarships, based on financial need, educational objectives, and community involvement, allow area recipients to continue their educational goals. Funds are raised through various fundraisers throughout the year, including Lakeview
Pat Brister, St. Tammany Parish President, and the Commission on Cultural Affairs presented the 11th Annual President’s Arts Awards at the St. Tammany Parish Justice Center, on Saturday, January 9, 2016. The President’s Arts Awards is an opportunity to recognize our local artists, musicians and performers who have achieved success in their respective fields.
The Krewe of Bilge boat parade celebrated the coronation of their new queen, Queen Neptune XXXI, Bailey Caillouet, at the Northshore Harbor Center January 17. The parade’s theme this year is “Fairy Tales and Myths.”
The St. John Fools of Misrule announced the arrival of Carnival to the Northshore on January 9th. The 2016 Lord of Fools, Kenny Booth, was crowned at the Covington Trailhead followed by a march that took over the streets of Covington
The 2015 Kickin’ Parkinson’s party and twilight run hosted at Stone Creek Club and Spa, in support of Team Fox, was its most successful event to date. Milestones included its first live auction and a record 550 guests in attendance. The first Michael J. Fox Foundation Research Roundtable was also held, along with a new
The Exchange Club of West St. Tammany held its Ultimate Tailgate Party and Auction at Tchefuncta Country Club. The event furthers the Exchange Club’s mission to prevent child abuse. This year’s charities include Hope House, the Boys and Girls Club of Southeast Louisiana Covington Unit and Danielle Inn.