May 16, 2016 11:12 AM
The 2016 ABiz State of the Economy Luncheon comes at a critical time for local business leaders ...
April 18, 2016 11:07 AM
Economic diversification. As energy prices remain soft, it’s a term you hear a lot. We take some solace in the fact that Acadiana’s economy is less directly dependent today on fossil fuels for jobs than it was during the 1980s downturn (the numbers ...
March 15, 2016 12:38 AM
What exactly is the I-49 Connector destined to connect? Envisioned 30 years ago to benefit hurricane evacuation and commercial transit, the project lay dormant for seven years while an environmental lawsuit worked its way through the courts ...
Jan. 15, 2016 11:59 AM
Thirty years ago Mayor Dud Lastrapes dropped in to complain about a report in our biz pub of the time, New Business Magazine. We had published a story about disturbing trends in the energy industry, indicating an imminent and serious downturn ...
Dec. 15, 2015 12:48 AM
Lafayette has been given the planning capacity to design a great Connector. The question is whether the resources will be there to finish the job ...
Oct. 16, 2015 02:51 PM
Now in its second year, the ABiz Entrepreneurship Symposium is slated for Nov. 12 at the Cajundome Convention Center ...
Sept. 15, 2015 01:25 PM
To honor Jillian Johnson’s legacy, ABiz also announces the award for entrepreneurship in the creative economy ...
Aug. 17, 2015 09:58 AM
Lafayette media unite to create an old-fashioned community-wide campaign event during an important election year ...
June 15, 2015 11:17 AM
A progress report on pay equity in Louisiana ...
May 15, 2015 11:37 AM
As Lafayette Parish voters determine who will replace Mike Neustrom this fall, it’s important to understand the difference he’s made in local law enforcement ...

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