NolaVie Presents : Silver Threads

Silver Threads: Oysters and Octoberfest

Bettye Anding

My first Thanksgiving dinner in New Orleans was eaten at Kolb’s Restaurant on St. Charles Avenue, not many doors from Canal Street. Actually, the meal was a kind of belated Octoberfest, a memorable introduction to German food. Kolb’s ... Read More »

Silver Threads: Theater hopping

The former Cine Royale Theatre on Canal Street, famous for its "nature" and "bad girl" films. Photo:, contributed by Don Lewis

Only a couple of weeks after I came here to work for The New Orleans States-Item, the city editor handed me a plum assignment: to review two blockbuster movies opening on Canal Street. I’d see one of the ... Read More »

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