Aug. 14, 2012 07:34 PM
Event raises funds for CODOFIL The Independent StaffAugust 15, 2012If there's one thing Acadiana's cultural economy does well it's rally around a cause and git 'er done. Event raises funds for CODOFIL If there's one thing Acadiana's cultural ...
Aug. 7, 2012 05:37 PM
Boho-chic jewelry designers get their inspiration from the most unexpected places. A free spirit with anchors to the past.That's how jewelry designer ...
July 31, 2012 04:52 PM
Poets, authors find a home in a blue house. By Dominick CrossWords. In a word, that is why poets and writers - locally and nationally known - and others with a keen interest in them and their work gather nearly every Thursday evening in Grand Coteau ...
July 25, 2012 06:00 AM
Now in its 10th year, a Shakespeare camp for youth brings intensity to the AcA. Love's Labour's Lost isn't just another of Shakespeare's plays about to close out its run at the Acadiana Center for the Arts this weekend. Clockwise ...
July 18, 2012 06:00 AM
The AcA's major annual fundraiser, Gulf Brew is a tasty, time-tested event. By Dominick Cross It'll be beer here, there and everywhere come rain or shine when the sixth annual Gulf Brew gets to pouring Saturday, July 21, 6-9 p.m., at Parc International. Photo ...
July 11, 2012 12:04 AM
By Dominick CrossPhotos by Dominick Cross July 11, 2012 For years, Wayne Blue' Burns was known for his bass playing. But four decades later he is back to his first love - guitar - and leading his own band. For years, Wayne Blue' Burns ...
July 3, 2012 06:00 AM
Joseph Aranza's song catches eye, ear of NashvilleBy Dominick Cross • Photos by Robin May A couple of weeks ago, Joseph Aranza was just another Lafayette dude with a guitar and a knack for writing and singing his own songs. In just over a week, Aranza ...
June 26, 2012 08:50 PM
It's the life of an extra and, understanding that, Bruce Schultz has no great expectations. Bruce Schultz and life as a movie extra By Dominick Cross Wednesday, June 27, 2012 He's been there before, but ended up on the floor. The cutting room ...
June 19, 2012 10:30 PM
Bayou Vermilion is 72 miles long, with 33.5 miles of it winding its way through Lafayette Parish. It continues on through Vermilion Parish into Vermilion Bay. Lots of litter, lots of hope for Bayou Vermilion By Dominick Cross | Photos ...
June 13, 2012 06:00 AM
"I don't want to just tell them what to do or how to live, I want to show them, lead by example. A father is required to provide for his kids, be there to help them get up when they fall, and teach them how to be responsible adults." Zydeco musician ...

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