Oct. 17, 2016 11:44 AM
In an effort to force Big Oil to pay its share for coastal restoration, the Edwards administration definitely isn't mailing it in ...
Aug. 15, 2016 02:20 PM
His hands folded over a spreadsheet stacked with his slate of infrastructure projects, Tim Nickel stares the magnitude of the I-49 Connector down and invokes the engineer’s limit of feasibility — cost ...
July 15, 2016 11:11 AM
The vacant Plaza building Downtown has become something of a case study for the district’s ongoing conversation about alcohol permitting, bars and urban activity ...
June 15, 2016 11:45 AM
It began with an agreement: Louisiana would provide Bell Helicopter with the funds and provisions to construct a $23.6 million assembly plant at Lafayette Regional Airport, where Bell would eventually begin production of its new 505 Jet Ranger X and create ...
March 15, 2016 01:14 PM
Modern was the common sleek thread woven throughout the selections for the commercial INDesign awards with a slew of winners each showing how forward-thinking design can impact more than what meets the eye ...
Feb. 16, 2016 09:46 AM
While the local economy headed down a slippery slope in 2015, one that has continued into the new year, home sales in Lafayette Parish stayed strong — even increasing slightly from total sales in 2014. Once again, ABiz looks back on the big dollar ...
Jan. 15, 2016 11:42 AM
At a hearing on Jan. 4, ABiz’s parent company, IND Media, was awarded attorney fees and court costs in its ongoing public records dispute with Lafayette City Marshal Brian Pope ...
Jan. 15, 2016 11:16 AM
Plagued by failing asphalt from almost the day it opened to traffic, Chemin Metairie Parkway is now the centerpiece of a lawsuit pitting the parish’s fastest-growing community against one of Lafayette's biggest companies ...
Dec. 15, 2015 01:39 PM
In preparation for an early November meeting with various companies hiring hundreds of workers in the Lake Charles market, Lafayette officials did some digging into unemployment data for the Acadiana region ...
Dec. 15, 2015 12:48 AM
An ambitious project that weds science and tourism is set to further transform Lake Charles’ lakefront ...

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While the members of this diverse group of Acadiana women can’t all say they were firsts, each of them has contributed to our community in ways too countless to capture in 500-word profiles ...