Tag: Hurricane Katrina

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Leah Chase: Suppertime Send-Off To The Queen of Creole Cuisine ...

Groundbreaking restaurateur Leah Chase, the “Queen of Creole Cuisine,” died on June 1 at the age of 96. The New Orleans culinary matriarch who fed civil rights leaders, presidents of the United States, musicians and Hollywood stars spanning over seven ...
TV

Casting Conversation: Hurricane Katrina To Follow O.J. Simpson Story – ...

Since Feb. 2, TV fans have been dedicated and fascinated each Tuesday night with FX Network’s critically-acclaimed mini-series “American Crime Story: The People V. O.J. Simpson.”  Unfortunately, the last episode of the series aired on April 5. The highly-rated drama ...
Lifestyle

Back In Stride Again: Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly Returning To ...

After a five-year hiatus, the iconic Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly returns to the 2015 Essence Festival where they will headline the Friday, July 3 tribute to New Orleans. As a celebration of The Big Easy for the 10th anniversary since ...
Movies

High Note: Beyoncé’s Documentary Beats Decade Record For HBO

Critics may have had big issues with Beyoncé’s HBO documentary and the reviews were not good, but it did not stop fans from tuning in. The superstar’s “Beyoncé: Life Is But A Dream” hit a high note for HBO, being ...
News

Melissa Harris-Perry: MSNBC Host’s Home Destroyed By Hurricane Isaac

MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry’s newly purchased New Orleans home was destroyed by the impact of Hurricane Isaac. Harris-Perry and her husband James Perry had just purchased the home in July and she tweeted photos of the property to her Twitter ...