West Bank Real Estate Photo of the Week

Street tiles on Alix Street in Algiers Point

Algiers Point Street Tiles I love these old street tiles that can be found throughout Algiers Point. Dating back to the 1870s, many of the tiles have been lost or damaged over the years, but the remaining tiles are a reminder of a time when street signs weren’t just for […] Read more »

Nostalgic New Orleans Photos | Frostop in Algiers

Shuttered Frostop on General Meyer in Algiers

It’s funny how nostalgia and food can combine to bring people together – even if it’s just virtually. If you follow West Bank Living on Facebook, then you already know that we love posting local photos of this, that and the other.  Who’d a thunk that one photo of a […] Read more »

White Linen Night Photos 2010

White Linen Night Photos Last weekend was the annual White Linen Night in the arts district of New Orleans.  I don’t know who decided that August was the prime time for an outdoor event in a hot and humid climate, but the heat didn’t keep thousands of people from crowding […] Read more »

Bringing Public Art to Terrytown LA

Terrytown LA Art If you were driving down Terry Parkway today you might have seen these fabulous and massive masks being installed on the neutral ground between Stumpf Blvd. and Carol Sue Parkway. Designed by artist Steve Martin, the masks are part of a public arts project sponsored by Jefferson […] Read more »

Bayou St John | Photos of a New Orleans Neighborhood

Bayou St John – New Orleans With bayous and canals running through and around the city of New Orleans, it’s not surprising that there are neighborhoods with some fantastic water views.  Just on the outskirts of City Park, Bayou St John winds in front of many homes, providing a picturesque […] Read more »