Latest St. Bernard Project Stories

2013-10-03 23:23:16

Projects selected will be constructed as resilient housing options in New York, New Orleans and Joplin, MO. “Designing Recovery” is an ideas competition created by The American Institute of Architects (AIA), in partnership with Make It Right, St. Bernard Project, Architecture for Humanity and Dow Building Solutions. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 “Designing Recovery” was developed to help survivors of recent natural disasters in three distinct settings – New York...

2010-02-05 11:14:00

MIAMI, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- It's anyone's guess who will win the game on Sunday, but among celebrities, athletes and other VIPs attending last night's GQ Pre-Bowl Bash in South Beach the choice was clear - it's the New Orleans Saints all the way! Scores of Hollywood stars and top athletes walked the red carpet last evening to celebrate the start of the biggest weekend in sports. And as they entered the venue, the Surfcomber in Miami Beach, they were invited to debate which team they...

2008-08-26 09:00:55

NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Shortly after Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans and the Gulf shore, people around the country and across the world generously donated relief funds and volunteered their time to help. This week marks the third anniversary of that devastating day -- and a reminder that help and contributions are still very much needed to bring this region fully back on its feet. So much has been accomplished in these past three years, though so much more is yet to be...

2008-06-26 12:02:37

By Jessica Bloch, Bangor Daily News, Maine Jun. 26--Carey Haskell lives near the intersection of Griffin Road and Kenduskeag Avenue in Bangor, which is about as close as anyone in town is going to get to Bourbon and Saint Peter streets in New Orleans. Haskell has decked out his garage in all things New Orleans. The pool table sports fleurs-de-lis, the stylized lily often associated with areas, such as Louisiana, that were settled by the French. And what homage to New Orleans would be...

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