Entertainer Harry Connick, Jr., right, and actress Mariska Hargitay ride in the Orpheus Mardi Gras parade Monday in New Orleans. Connick is the founder of the parade. AP photo
Hands reach for beads Saturday from a float in the Mardi Gras Iris parade as it rolls through the streets of New Orleans. AP photo
Revelers yell for beads and trinkets Monday during the Krewe of Orpheus Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans. AP photo

Special Publications »

Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service (updated 4/30/2015) and Privacy Policy (updated 4/7/2015).
Copyright (c) 2016 McNaughton Newspapers, Inc., a family-owned local media company that proudly publishes the Daily Republic, Mountain Democrat, Davis Enterprise, Village Life and other community-driven publications.