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Remembering Willie Mae Seaton

Remembering Willie Mae Seaton

Zach Brien

October 8, 2015


Filed under Food, The Wolf

Willie Mae Seaton died on Sept. 18 at the age of 99. Seaton, a native of Crystal Springs, Mississippi, founded Willie Mae’s Scotch House in the Treme. The restaurant, which opened as a bar in 1957 on St. Ann Street, is a local favorite for her southern fried chicken. According to a 2014 NOLA.com ...

New Orleans Nightlife at home

New Orleans Nightlife at home

Lauren Saizan

September 20, 2015


Filed under The Wolf

After spending a week of late-night studying, taking stressful classes, and worrying about life after college, going out on the weekends can seem like a hassle. If you’re looking for a night in at Loyola University, students know just how to spend it: relaxing and recharging. Resting the mind can...

Editor’s Note

Starlight Williams

September 19, 2015


Filed under The Wolf

When I first moved to New Orleans, I wasn’t prepared for the sun-heated asphalt and tacky neon signs. I was terrified of the sweaty tourists brushing against me and dreaded taking the hour-long streetcar ride to an area that was described as New Orleans nightlife. I was misinformed. New Orlean...

Nightlife with a competitive twist

Mary Graci

September 19, 2015


Filed under The Wolf

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New Orleans nightlife as a freshman

New Orleans nightlife as a freshman

Gage Counts

September 19, 2015


Filed under The Wolf

In high school, I wasn't attracted to alcohol. I didn’t go out, and my nights were spent just like my days - substance free. Partying was something that bad kids, or people who didn’t have obligations and aspirations did. And when a good kid partied, it was because he forgot who he was. I lived...

New Orleans nightlife under 21

New Orleans nightlife under 21

Starlight Williams

September 19, 2015


Filed under The Wolf

Shots, shots, shots, shots, shots, EVERYBODY (except for those under 21). While New Orleans party scene may seem drenched in alcohol and 21+ fun, here is a list of things to do when you are under the drinking age. 1. Frenchmen Art Market - A collection of art crafted by local artists, the Frenchme...

NOLA Nightlife outside of the Quarter

NOLA Nightlife outside of the Quarter

Nicholas Ducote

September 19, 2015


Filed under Life & Times, The Wolf

Going to school in New Orleans can lead to a high-paced, hectic and fun lifestyle. There’s always something to do in this city, especially if you know the right places to go. Many people who’ve lived here for years still find it hard to venture to places outside of the French Quarter. It’s become...

New Orleans Nightlife through the eyes of a senior

New Orleans Nightlife through the eyes of a senior

Mary Graci

September 18, 2015


Filed under Life & Times, The Wolf

If you ask a senior college student what the nightlife of the Big Easy is like, what do you expect me to say? Taking shots of tequilia with strangers at Oz? Playing the penny slots for unlimited free drinks at Harrah's? Barhopping through the French Quarter alongside tourists? Or realizing that 90 percent...

More than Pretty

Skyllarr Trusty

September 18, 2015


Filed under Life & Times, The Wolf

The idiom "wears a lot of hats" does not even begin to describe the various roles that Candice Bennatt has played because she, in fact, wears crowns. Bennatt, 26, competed in the 2015 Miss USA Pageant on July 12 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Making it to the top 10 was an awarding accomplishment for...

10 date night ideas in New Orleans

10 date night ideas in New Orleans

Gabriel Garza

September 18, 2015


Filed under City, Life & Times, The Wolf

Planning a date can be a daunting task for anybody. What is perhaps the most stressful part is finding someone to ask. However, lucky for students at Loyola University, they live in a city called New Orleans. New Orleans is known around the world for its music and food. Common tourist attractions, s...

New Orleans Nightlife and the law

Mary Graci

September 17, 2015


Filed under The Wolf

It’s a common misconception that where alcohol and New Orleans are considered, age doesn’t really matter. No one cares if you drink in college right? Even if you are under age? Well, whether your experiences reflect that mindset or not, you need to know the law. In Louisiana, the legal drinking...

New Orleans Nightlife happy hours

New Orleans Nightlife happy hours

Rebeca Trejo

September 16, 2015


Filed under The Wolf

No matter what kind of day you've had, happy hour is the time to settle down, unwind and enjoy your favorite drinks at a much cheaper price with your friends, family or coworkers. Here are 8 spots with some of the best happy hour deals around the city for the on-the-budget individuals - because you...

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