GARDEN DISTRICT? Apparently The Eiffel Society and a slew of other folks got conned by the glam-scammer, a celeb-scam artist whose latest money-making scheme involved throwing a $125 charity masquerade ball at the St. Charles Ave haunt on Wednesday night. The 'glam scammer' was actually arrested while picking up the red carpet for the event [Advocate]
LOUISIANA? Todd A. Price reports that LGD's upcoming Courtyard Brewery is one of many breweries? including New Orleans' Cajun Fire, Old Arabi's 40 Arpent, the North Shore's Gnarly Barly, and Thibodaux's Mudbug? set to open in the near future. [NOLA.com]
GONZALES; PJ's Coffee has expanded to Gonzales, with their new location at 402 W. Hwy 30 (Suite A) now open Monday-Sunday 6 a.m. to 9 p.m., featuring coffee and light coffee shop fare. [Eaterwire]
NOLA? Spookiness prevails around town this week, with the return of the Krewe of Boo parade in the French Quarter (after party at Mardi Gras World). There's also a free talk about funeral food and drink in the South at SoFAB's Culinary Library in Central City.
Eiffel Society [Photo: Todd Voltz]