Jessica Placzek

Nola Defender -

CONTRIBUTOR: Jessica Placzek is a person in New Orleans. She says her favorite book is The Count of Monte Cristo but hasn’t read it in ten years. She appreciates that it is about adventure, hope, justice and lovin’.  Jessica cannot own pets because she moves too much.

Sylvain owners complete purchase of Magazine building, plan for fall opening

The Uptown Messenger -

The owners of the celebrated Sylvain and Ste. Marie restaurants downtown have completed their purchase of an Uptown building where they plan “The Manor on Magazine,” and they remain on track to open in the fall of this year, they said Tuesday evening. Robert LeBlanc first told neighbors last year that he and partner Sean [...]

Jean-Paul Villere: Flipping frenzy extends to Central City

The Uptown Messenger -

It’s no secret to those that have dipped their toe in the water of New Orleans real estate recently that the stream of activity resembles more of a rushing rapid with unexpected twists and turns included.  The tone of the market possesses a buzz that surprises even the most seasoned flippers and investors, and it shows more promise than [...]

Faubourg Avart to host LaToya Cantrell at neighborhood meeting

The Uptown Messenger -

The Faubourg Avart Neighborhood Association — which formed last year to represent the area between Prytania and the river, from Upperline to Valmont — will host City Councilwoman LaToya Cantrell for a discussion of quality-of-life issues at a meeting tonight (Wednesday, April 23) at St. Katharine Drexel Prep, 5116 Magazine. The meeting will also include [...]