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 ...
Feb. 2, 2009 11:00 PM
In editing a letter to the editor by Jim Butler of The Eunice News, The Independent incorrectly identified Editorial Director Leslie Turk. The correct sentence in Butler’s letter, published last week (“ ...
Jan. 27, 2009 11:00 PM
Leslie Turk’s characterization of Louisiana State Newspapers properties not being known for quality journalism begs the question of when did the alternative press become experts in that field (“ ...
Jan. 27, 2009 11:00 PM
I agree with your high regard for Jim Bradshaw (“Forced Out” Jan. 7). But if you are to be perceived as being any better than the Gannett organization ...
Jan. 27, 2009 11:00 PM
I think it’s time The Independent considers going daily (“Chain Reaction,” Jan. 21). The Daily Aggravator (aka Advertiser) was often irritating to read ...

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