A spokesperson for Emo Nite says the bands have received some money upfront and even without Pollen, the bands are still expected to perform at Champions Square on the dates scheduled. Emo Nite will have to take a larger financial hit, however.
Portside Lounge, a music venue and tiki bar, will close permanently after a performance from surf rock band The Unnaturals on Monday, July 4 at 5 p.m., according to a message posted online by business management.
A world champion woodcarver from Terrebonne Parish has a new masterpiece in the middle of his living room. Curtis Fabre has finished work on a life-sized bald eagle, a project that he started eight years earlier.
The Hospice Foundation of the South held its signature event Saturday (April 23) in Slidell, the 17th Crawfish Cookoff co-sponsored by Fox 8 and featuring WVUE's Rob Krieger as one of the celebrity judges.