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Annual report sees growth ‘slow, steady’ in parish

Annual report sees growth ‘slow, steady’ in parish

Editor March 13, 2016 Comments Off on Annual report sees growth ‘slow, steady’ in parish

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – St. Tammany Parish continues to be among the top regions in Louisiana when businesses consider where they would like to relocate and the growth here shows

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Historic home to be State Farm office

Historic home to be State Farm office

Editor March 6, 2016 Comments Off on Historic home to be State Farm office

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – A historic home in Slidell at the corner of Fremaux Avenue and Third Street was approved for rezoning by the Slidell City Council for what will

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It’s still about the burger At Slidell’s Times Grill

It’s still about the burger At Slidell’s Times Grill

Editor February 24, 2016 Comments Off on It’s still about the burger At Slidell’s Times Grill

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – Growing up in a family that made a living in the food service business, it was easy for Times Grill Slidell Managing Partner, Chuck Anger, to

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‘American Dream’ working for local pharmacy owner

‘American Dream’ working for local pharmacy owner

Editor January 31, 2016 Comments Off on ‘American Dream’ working for local pharmacy owner

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – There are plenty of stories about business owners from other countries appreciating the “American Dream” offered in the United States. Few are as real as the

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Slidell Memorial, Ochsner finalize partnership

Slidell Memorial, Ochsner finalize partnership

Editor January 24, 2016 Comments Off on Slidell Memorial, Ochsner finalize partnership

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – Slidell Memorial Hospital (SMH) and Ochsner Health System put the final official stamp on their new partnership with a Tuesday morning press conference that affirmed plans

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Single mom finds niche in cooking, starts business

Single mom finds niche in cooking, starts business

Editor January 12, 2016 Comments Off on Single mom finds niche in cooking, starts business

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – It took Ginny Falcone over 30 years of life to discover her true calling. And it wasn’t that she was exactly looking for it. Falcone is

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‘Artists and Causes’ to aid in artist donations to charity

‘Artists and Causes’ to aid in artist donations to charity

Editor January 3, 2016 Comments Off on ‘Artists and Causes’ to aid in artist donations to charity

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – “Starving Artists.” It’s not just a catchy phrase to explain the struggle many artists go through so they can work in their profession. But Kim Bergeron

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Business man gives credit to Slidell for success

Business man gives credit to Slidell for success

Editor December 13, 2015 Comments Off on Business man gives credit to Slidell for success

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – We’re all familiar with the well-known line: “Jack of all trades, master of none.” In the case of Burt Kemp, however, you can drop the second

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Man and woman team up to give great hair cuts

Man and woman team up to give great hair cuts

Editor December 6, 2015 Comments Off on Man and woman team up to give great hair cuts

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – Tiffany Stire and Joe DiGerolamo have made a pretty good match at their new business together—Front Street Barber. Stire brings a female barber’s perspective to cutting

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Venue opens in Slidell, music for ‘mature crowd’

Venue opens in Slidell, music for ‘mature crowd’

Editor November 9, 2015 Comments Off on Venue opens in Slidell, music for ‘mature crowd’

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – A new Olde Towne night spot is hoping to offer something different for a unique crowd in the Slidell area. Mike Pippins and Katie McBay, who

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Dr. Scott details oil and gas, sees no problem with fracking

Dr. Scott details oil and gas, sees no problem with fracking

Editor November 1, 2015 Comments Off on Dr. Scott details oil and gas, sees no problem with fracking

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau COVINGTON – Listening to Dr. Loren Scott tell the most intricate details of the worldwide oil and gas business during his guest appearance at the St. Tammany West

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Slidell restaurant urges locals to give them a try

Slidell restaurant urges locals to give them a try

Editor October 16, 2015 Comments Off on Slidell restaurant urges locals to give them a try

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – Kelly Fairley knows that he has one of the best kept secrets in Slidell’s restaurant lineup at the Country Pride Restaurant, located in the T.A. Travel

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Silver Slipper opens hotel, gives inside look at special ammenities

Silver Slipper opens hotel, gives inside look at special ammenities

Editor October 16, 2015 Comments Off on Silver Slipper opens hotel, gives inside look at special ammenities

By Kevin Chiri Slidell news bureau­ ­SLIDELL – The general manager of the new Silver Slipper hotel was already very confident the addition to the Bay St. Louis casino was going to be a

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Slidell man opens spot for kayak and canoe rentals

Slidell man opens spot for kayak and canoe rentals

Editor September 29, 2015 Comments Off on Slidell man opens spot for kayak and canoe rentals

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – See an opportunity and fill the need. That’s the oldest premise in the world about starting a successful business and Slidell’s Mitch Cry believes he has

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Farmer’s Market sets up shop at Chamber building

Farmer’s Market sets up shop at Chamber building

Editor September 10, 2015 Comments Off on Farmer’s Market sets up shop at Chamber building

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – The Camellia City Farmer’s Market will move to a new location beginning this Saturday that will bring together two excellent city attractions. The market has been

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Joe’s Italian Restaurant is true family business

Joe’s Italian Restaurant is true family business

Editor August 30, 2015 Comments Off on Joe’s Italian Restaurant is true family business

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – When you talk about a “family business,” you won’t find a better example of that than Joe’s Italian Restaurant, which opened in Slidell this past February.

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‘Bin There Dump That’ trash pickup unique for residential, commercial

‘Bin There Dump That’ trash pickup unique for residential, commercial

Editor August 24, 2015 Comments Off on ‘Bin There Dump That’ trash pickup unique for residential, commercial

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – David Murphy is back on the farm—sort of. Murphy grew up on the farm owned and operated by his father in north Mississippi. When he graduated

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Tom Stiegler puts dental degree aside to create unique pieces of jewelry

Tom Stiegler puts dental degree aside to create unique pieces of jewelry

Editor August 14, 2015 Comments Off on Tom Stiegler puts dental degree aside to create unique pieces of jewelry

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – When Tom Stiegler began studying for his college degree to work in a dental laboratory as a profession, he didn’t realize he would learn another skill

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Pharmacists team up to create exceptional care

Pharmacists team up to create exceptional care

Editor August 1, 2015 Comments Off on Pharmacists team up to create exceptional care

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – What is better than having one longtime community pharmacist come back to serve the public? How about two? The Medicine Shoppe in Slidell, located at 999

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Slidell woman teaching much more than dance at Galloway’s Studio

Slidell woman teaching much more than dance at Galloway’s Studio

Editor July 25, 2015 Comments Off on Slidell woman teaching much more than dance at Galloway’s Studio

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – Jennifer Johnson is thankful for the helping hands she has had during the years of heading Galloway’s Studio of Dance & Performing Arts. But maybe that’s

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