Feb. 10, 2009 11:00 PM
As an independent restaurant owner in South Louisiana it’s difficult enough to conduct business every day knowing that you can’t please everyone, but you still strive no matter what the situation. As the chef and owner of Catahoula’s in Grand ...
Feb. 10, 2009 11:00 PM
I was totally insulted by the abject rudeness of your zoning consultant, Dr. Denis Ehrhardt, at the recent public hearing on the proposed zoning ordinance (“The INDsider: ...
Feb. 10, 2009 11:00 PM
Tigers are designed by nature to roam far and wide, to seek out mates, to hunt and claim territory (“Cat Fight ,” Feb. 4). Captivity is a living hell for ...
Feb. 2, 2009 11:00 PM
George Graham wrote a letter to the editor (Jan. 21) in response to Publisher Steve May’s Jan. 14 “LeadOff: La.’s creationism ‘junk science’ law nearing ...
Feb. 2, 2009 11:00 PM
Hurrah for Steve May and The Independent (“LeadOff: La.’s creationism ‘junk science’ law nearing implementation ,” Jan. 21). Indeed, tolerating and ...
Feb. 2, 2009 11:00 PM
It is unfortunate that Dirk Powell and Christine Balfa are being subjected to the ignorance of the group calling itself “Native Cajun Musicians for Free Speech” (“All ...
Feb. 2, 2009 11:00 PM
I am anxious to try the new format at Pamplona (“No Bull,” Jan. 28 ). I had the pleasure to eat there on a number of occasions and agree the food was excellent ...
Feb. 2, 2009 11:00 PM
It’s always heartbreaking to hear the news about a local, home-grown business closing. However, the news about the closing of Catahoula’s Restaurant on Pinhook reported in the Jan. 6 edition by Leslie Turk came as no surprise to me. I had at least ...
Feb. 2, 2009 11:00 PM
The Dec. 23 issue of Acadiana Business (“Big Deals of 2008 ”) reported a Lafayette delegation was asked by Gov. Bobby Jindal to come together on a single ...
Feb. 2, 2009 11:00 PM
The business of owning an art gallery seems to be morphing into corporations, restaurants and other non-artistic businesses taking the role of the once well-respected arena of the art world. The economy must certainly take a part in the fact that art ...

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