June 3, 2009 12:00 AM
Why Calvin Borel matters During this 30-year drought without a Triple Crown winner, maybe we just need a good story. Last year it looked like we might have one with Big Brown and Lafayette native Kent Desormeaux, but the third jewel went to Da’ ...
June 3, 2009 12:00 AM
The fight against fluoridating Lafayette’s water supply rages on. Dr. Paul Connett Photo by Robin May Nothing brings together the tree-hugging left and the gun-toting right ...
May 14, 2009 07:54 PM
FEMA unveiled new mobile homes for citizens who are victims of natural disasters, and the Associated Press declares in its headline: “FEMA ...
May 13, 2009 09:32 PM
Rachel Alexandra is officially the early favorite for Saturday's Preakness Stakes, and Calvin Borel will be riding her. There's been ...
May 12, 2009 08:35 AM
What's a senator to do while he's blocking the nomination of the new head of FEMA and it's less than a month from hurricane season, The New York Times tells him to “get ...
May 6, 2009 08:33 AM
There will be a new TV series about life in post-Katrina New Orleans, but this time it won't come from the folks at Fox, but rather from HBO. According to Variety ...
May 1, 2009 08:43 AM
Louisiana's contract with ICF International, which has been much maligned for its handling of the Road Home program, is set to expire in June. Yesterday ...
April 29, 2009 09:59 PM
Marcelo da Luz drove his solar-powered car into New Orleans on Sunday, with a support crew trailing him. But The Times-Picayune reports that after ...
April 28, 2009 08:45 AM
This weekend in an interview during the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, Pete ...

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