Charlie’s Neighborhood News
/ March 10, 2016 0 COMMENTS
Charlie’s Neighborhood News Your neighborhood news source Would you like to ...
Local School Gets National Mention
/ February 12, 2016 0 COMMENTS
story sent in by Brian Beabout The U.S. Secretary of Education, John King, recently gave kudos to Morris Jeff Community School as he announced a budget proposal for community-based ...
Neighbor Helps Beautify the Area
/ June 19, 2015 0 COMMENTS
Many years ago, Faubourg St. John neighbor Rich Sacher saw the poor condition of the water lilies in City Park’s Botanical Garden pond then offered to take charge of them. After ...
Parkway Permeable Paving
/ June 16, 2015 0 COMMENTS
by Charlie London Parkway Bakery. Those who frequent this restaurant know quality poboys and friendly folks can be found there. Even the President of the United States and his family ...
Are You Too Busy to Enjoy the Neighborhood?
/ January 31, 2015 0 COMMENTS
Slowing Down is the first step to a great neighborhood—otherwise you’re too busy to enjoy it.   YOU CAN LIVE in the greatest neighborhood in the universe but if you can’t take the ...
Savor the Flavor of Faubourg St. John
/ October 28, 2014 0 COMMENTS
artwork by Jane Hill Sometimes, it’s important to simply enjoy what you’ve got. “I ARISE IN THE MORNING TORN between a desire to improve (or save) the world and a desire to enjoy (or ...
Walk for a Better Neighborhood
/ October 28, 2014 0 COMMENTS
The Latin custom of an evening walk is good for your health and for the vitality of your neighborhood WE ALL KNOW THAT WALKING IS GOOD FOR US. It sheds calories, tones muscles, and ...
Local Businesses Provide More Than Just Goods
/ October 23, 2014 0 COMMENTS
The old phrase “use it or lose it” applies especially to neighborhood businesses Shop at your neighbors’ businesses on Ponce de Leon and Broad. Keep your money working for you ...
Traffic Calming
/ October 12, 2014 0 COMMENTS
 How a Dutch neighborhood pioneered an innovation now sweeping the globe  TRAFFIC CALMING HAS SWEPT THE WORLD over the past 20 years. It’s based on the rather simple idea that cars and ...
Living Well on Easter
/ April 6, 2012 0 COMMENTS
by Vivian Cahn Reprinted from the April, 1994 edition of the Faubourg St. John Neighborhood Association newsletter. Easter is this Sunday and with it the herald of spring. This marks ...
Living Well
/ April 2, 2012 0 COMMENTS
by Vivian Cahn Excerpt reprinted from the April, 2001 Faubourg St. John Neighborhood Association newsletter. Spring is here! In New Orleans there’s nothing subtle about the ...