April 22, 2009 09:19 PM
On Tuesday night, after members of the Lafayette City-Parish Council debated whether to oppose the state's mandate for municipalities to fluoridate their water supplies, there was another conversation about fluoridation at UL's campus — but without ...
April 20, 2009 09:42 PM
Wendell Pierce, the New Orleans native and actor who portrayed Bunk Moreland in The Wire, is working to rebuild Pontchartrain Park, the neighborhood in which he was raised and which was flooded during Hurricane Katrina. Pierce has been splitting his time ...
April 19, 2009 04:48 PM
The Pine Leaf Boys are in the Middle East for a 16-day tour performing Cajun music. The National reports in "Unquiet Americans": Assembled in a plush ...
April 17, 2009 10:44 AM
If you haven't already, check out Gambit Weekly's cover story this week — " ...
April 14, 2009 09:49 PM
Well it's about time. It took Valcour Records and Christine Balfa producing an entire album of Cajun music on nothing but a triangle, but the national ...
April 14, 2009 09:52 AM
In a video for the Gulf Restoration Network, Dr. John sits in the yard of his New Orleans home. "I like sitting here," he says, "and I hate having to evacuate to some place I don't feel like being." ...
April 10, 2009 09:41 PM
On Thursday morning, Lafayette Consolidated Government sent out an e-mail to local officials and media stating that the agenda for the April 14 council meeting wasn't available on LCG's Web site because of technical problems. The agenda was attached ...
April 7, 2009 11:03 PM
Families USA reports that during 2007-2008, 1.3 million Louisiana residents, 36.2 percent of residents under ...
April 7, 2009 08:27 AM
Nebraska's the best place to be, but apparently Louisiana's not so shabby either. The Web site MainStreet.com has devised its new ...
April 6, 2009 09:29 AM
On Sunday, The New York Times took a look at the more than $50 billion in federal money for Louisiana since Hurricane Katrina. The experiment is still playing out ...

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