May 13, 2014 07:58 PM
The billboard parodying Louisiana's "Pick Your Passion" tourism slogan won't be going away any time soon, thanks largely to a stream of donations prompted by a lawsuit from Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne. MoveOn.org's billboard parodying Louisiana's "Pick ...
May 13, 2014 07:37 PM
Lafayette-based supplier of oil and gas industry containers and support equipment relocates its Houma operations to 6-acre site on Highway 182. Bobby Gauthier, Robert Gauthier and Garett Gauthier By moving to a larger, 6-acre ...
May 8, 2014 08:17 PM
Doc-turned-developer's anchor structure could be yours for $4 million. Glenn Stewart's long-troubled anchor building is for sale, or lease, or can be subdivided and shared with La Marquise. While it's no secret there is rarely more than a couple ...
May 6, 2014 10:47 PM
Just one step away from the governor's desk are a group of bills that could lift a legal cloud hanging over state agriculture. Just one step away from the governor's desk are a group of bills that could lift a legal cloud hanging over state agriculture ...
May 6, 2014 10:45 PM
As The Advocate tries to encroach on The Times-Picayunes' public advertising business, other newspapers below I-10 are taking notice and doing what they can to protect their turf. As The Advocate tries to encroach on The Times-Picayunes' public advertising ...
April 28, 2014 01:14 PM
O2 moves to River Ranch Brittani Bass Pitre has long been making skin glow at her Oil Center shop - O2 - and now she's heading to River Ranch and expanding with more retail and a much larger space. In the shop left vacant by Belle Amie formals ...
April 24, 2014 03:18 PM
Jefferson Street restaurant and pub debuts during Festival with limited menu.Photo by Kari WalkerIt was a quick turnaround, but Lafayette nightclub entrepreneur Shannon Wilkerson made his goal of opening his new POETS restaurant in time for Festival International.Wilkerson ...
April 22, 2014 08:21 PM
National awards recognize outstanding achievement in leadership development and leadership programs Lafayette-based Excelerant ranked No. 11 in the MidSize (five to 49 employees) Leadership ...
April 21, 2014 08:47 PM
Smaller Microsoft Store installations sell a wide array of Microsoft products (Windows phones, Surface tablets and Xbox consoles) but don't include everything. Photo courtesy WinBeta The Mall of Louisiana is getting the state's ...
April 17, 2014 08:11 PM
C & C Technologies, HIT Fitness, R3 Sciences, the Acadiana Symphony Association and the United Way of Acadiana recognized for innovation. Three Acadiana companies and two local non-profit organizations were chosen as the area's top innovators, having ...

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