Funding for several projects has been announced in recent weeks to improve waterways and wetlands that benefit St. Bernard Parish.
A ballot initiative to fund drainage in St. Bernard Parish got lost in the shuffle of news and reschedulings surrounding the coronavirus pandemic, but it resurfaced just in time at the Aug. 4 Parish Council meeting.
St. Bernard District E Parish Council member Fred Everhardt Jr. was in the right place at the right time to help save three lives last week.
It has been a summer beyond our wildest imaginings. Summer reading traditionally has meant that libraries are overrun with families enjoying visiting performers, story times, crafts, and more. Normally, tables are cluttered with books that readers have looked at, the expected quiet of libraries is shattered by the sound of excited voices, music, and laughter. The 2020 Imagine Your Story summer reading theme proved to be most fitting as we have had to reimagine our entire way of presenting this popular annual summer event.