Dec. 14, 2010 09:33 PM
Wild horses couldn't keep me away from this brown sugar delight. by Mary TutwilerGingerbread comes all kinds of ways here in Acadiana. There's the "heavy belly" stage planks from LeJeune's Bakery in Jeanerette that are best crumbled into a bowl, with ...
Dec. 14, 2010 06:39 PM
While I've reported recently the plethora of new restaurants opening, I've been chastised by readers to tell the whole story. Restaurants do also close in Lafayette; it's a tough business. Otter's Chicken is the latest closure in a string this fall that ...
Dec. 13, 2010 06:41 PM
Local environmental groups, which have been protesting the adequacy of Food and Drug Administration seafood testing from the start of the BP oil spill in the Gulf, are adding their voices to the Natural Resources Defense Council's findings. Last week ...
Dec. 10, 2010 07:13 PM
I sat down at my desk last week, and as predictable as the maddening smell of bacon and brown gravy wafting up from the kitchens at Antlers filling the parking garage about 10 in the morning, my cube mate, Dege Legg, the Ind's resident rock star, asked ...
Dec. 9, 2010 05:33 PM
What's good for the goose may not be so good for the grouper. Findings by the Natural Resources Defense Council in a survey of over 500 people in the Gulf states show that residents along the Gulf of Mexico eat far more seafood than the Food and Drug ...
Dec. 7, 2010 10:58 PM
Sometimes, a community has to make a sacrifice for the greater good. That's what happened in 2003, when two downtown murals by Robert Dafford were destroyed during the renovations of LBA Savings Bank to create the Acadiana Center for the Arts. Sometimes ...
Dec. 7, 2010 05:51 PM
There's nothing like success to cause problems. That's certainly the case for New Iberia's Bayou Teche Museum, which finally opened its doors this year, after nearly two decades of planning. There's nothing like success to cause problems. That's ...
Dec. 6, 2010 06:23 PM
Acadiana filmakers Zack Godshall and Ross Brupbacher spent the last year working on a film entirely shot in Acadiana. They wrote the script, found unknowns to cast as their stars, borrowed funky locations, and made the movie for $700. Acadiana filmakers ...
Dec. 3, 2010 04:41 PM
It is the rare bird who, upon receiving a death sentence, bursts into artistic bloom. But that is the strange case of Ursula Picard, who will open a show titled "Ursula's Last Exhibit," on Saturday, Dec. 4, at The Alamo. It is the rare bird who ...
Dec. 2, 2010 05:41 PM
Eleven a.m. on a Thursday morning, hunched in my writing hole, gulping my second cup of coffee, scanning the news on the net, and Times-Picayune restaurant writer Brett Anderson puts brunch in my face. It's not fair. Anderson has a ...

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