Neighborhood Biz - October 2022

Effervescence is Bubbling With Enthusiasm

  Champagne is often associated with special celebrations, but what about celebrating champagne itself? As it happens, tomorrow, October 28, is Global Champagne Day – but at Effervescence restaurant and champagne bar, every day is a celebration of the bubbly…

HOPE For the Future

Michael Willis believes wholeheartedly that community problems require community solutions. “We have a great culture, a great everything in New Orleans,” he said, “but if we don’t all figure out what we have to do together, we will continue to…

Much More Than an Annual Festival

  When the calendar turns to October, it brings to many people’s minds the eponymous German cultural festival. Music, dancing, hearty food, and of course flowing beer, all amid the cooler fall weather, make Oktoberfest a popular milestone on the…