LAKEVIEW— Lakeview Harbor owner Mark Schenck was arrested Monday for animal cruelty "for allegedly shooting an opossum to death behind the business" but claims that he shot in self-defense when the possum charged him. [NOLA.com, Advocate]
NOLA— This week Ian McNulty looks at the city's growing selection of Cajun meat markets including newly opened Chris' Specialty Meats in Lakeview and Bourrée in Carrollton. [Advocate]
QUARTER— Besh Steak (inside Harrah's Casinso) hosts an Abita Beer pairing dinner tomorrow, September 24, at 7 p.m. $75 gets you four courses and craft brews. Seats still available at (504) 533-6111.
NOLA— Ian McNulty also listicles five hearty dishes to kick off fall dining, including Toups' barbecue goat, Patois boudin-stuffed chicken and more. [Advocate]