Jan. 7, 2010 04:36 PM
If you think insurance coverage is already complex enough, then you probably don’t want to hear about all the new changes that went into effect on Jan. 1 for automobile rates, hurricane deductibles, home service contracts and fire policies. The most ...
Dec. 23, 2009 06:05 PM
C&C Technologies of Lafayette has scored $800,000 from the federal defense appropriations bill to research the positioning of unmanned submarines. The local company has about 600 employees and operates worldwide offering a full range of offshore survey ...
Dec. 23, 2009 06:03 PM
Up is down and cold is hot, and Gov. Bobby Jindal is raising money in Louisiana. That’s fair to say about a politician who traveled outside the state more than 40 times this year to collect dough for his seemingly unstoppable re-election campaign ...
Dec. 21, 2009 09:53 PM
Coastal Cajun parishes normally dominate Louisiana’s 3rd Congressional District, but western Acadiana is abuzz with activity these days. More politicos than usual from the western side of the 3rd Congressional District are taking an interest in the ...
Dec. 21, 2009 09:10 PM
Holidome undergoes multimillion-dollar transformation into Holiday Inn Lafayette A $5.5 million renovation has turned the former Holidome into the “Holiday Inn of Lafayette.” Known for quality service and excellent banquet and meeting facilities ...
Dec. 21, 2009 09:05 PM
The Greater Lafayette Chamber of Commerce will be at the forefront during 2010 advocating for a comprehensive development plan for the parish and for innovative initiatives to expand the economy. Likewise, the 2,200 representatives of our member business ...
Dec. 18, 2009 04:54 PM
While the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries’ headquarters might be better known as a place to buy a license or, if you’ve been naughty, pay a fine, it also plays host to a unique gift shop that offers stocking stuffers for outdoors enthusiasts ...
Dec. 14, 2009 05:25 PM
U.S. Sen. David Vitter says his office is working on the early version of a bill that would strengthen national shrimp inspection laws, ban tainted imports and create stiffer penalties for improper labeling. Vitter, R-Metairie, announced his plans last ...
Dec. 9, 2009 05:00 AM
Due in large part to his recommendations for reforming state government, and the tidal wave of doting media coverage that has followed, Treasurer John Kennedy’s stock is on the uptick once again. The only mystery is his endgame. State ...
Dec. 7, 2009 05:56 PM
The U.S. Department of Energy has thrown about $670,000 LSU’s way and the flagship is giving all the loot to the state’s premier geological research center to launch three different geothermal energy projects. Louisiana Geological Survey, located ...

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