Katrina – 1 year annv.

Hurricane Katrina came on-shore 1 year ago today. LA and MS are still cleaning up and rebuilding. All the major networks are running Katrina specials; Bush is in New Orleans speaking today. 9 months ago I was in New Orleans filming a special for Lakeview….

Time to head home

Our work here is done. We have helped refinish furniture, do manual labor tasks around the home and for the neighbors, cooked and distributed a thanksgiving meal, and more. Most importantly we provided a little hope for these residents. We are heading home now.

Touring around New Orleans, LA

It’s Thanksgiving and I am capturing thoughts from the last few days. First, and foremost, we are all VERY thankful for what we have. After seeing the destruction in this city we have become appreciative of all the small things. Known for the complete destruction…

Thanksgiving Meal

Today we served a Thanksgiving meal for the Kenner Police Dept. and for neighbors along Arizona Ave, Kenner, LA.

First glimpse at “the mess”

All along Interstate 10 – the East/West connector to LA – we see debris littering the road. As we near Lake Ponchatrain, we see abondoned vehicles left prior to the storm! Yes, 3 months later we see abondoned cars covered in mud along I-10…