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High Expectations, For Good Reason

Oct 1, 2016 | By | Reply More
High Expectations, For Good Reason

  by Brian Haldane Expectations are high for the LSU Football Tigers in 2016, even for LSU standards. Tiger fans never start a season by negotiating down on their prospects. However, once the season arrives and the games play themselves out, those preseason aspirations fizzle when there are bumps in the road and preseason hype […]

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Local chef brings taste of Louisiana to Food Network Star

Aug 6, 2015 | By | Reply More
Local chef brings taste of Louisiana to  Food Network Star

Jay Ducote A decade ago, few people knew what a blog was, much less that writing a blog could change the direction of a life, but that is exactly what happened to Jay Ducote. In 2009, he began writing a blog he called “Bite and Booze,” which began as an online journal chronicling everything he […]

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Baton Rouge Welcomes the Elite of Country Music

May 19, 2014 | By | Reply More
Baton Rouge Welcomes the Elite of Country Music

Bayou Country Superfest    by Susan D Mustafa For country music fans, it doesn’t get much better than George Strait and Reba McEntire together for one night of incredible music, but this year’s Bayou Country Superfest promises that and so much more. For the fifth year, the festival will attract fans from across the country […]

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Thanks for Giving

Dec 16, 2013 | By | Reply More
Thanks for Giving

 by Jeff Routier Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank Thanks to the countless food and fund drives taking place in and around Baton Rouge throughout the year, it would be fair to say that the majority of people have heard of the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank. But what many people do not know is how […]

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Pet Care to Smile About

Aug 11, 2013 | By | Reply More
Pet Care to Smile About

Unfortunately, the usual way to become familiar with an animal hospital is when something bad has happened. This time, thankfully, no emergencies have brought us to Perkins Road Veterinary Hospital…just simple curiosity (no cats were harmed in the research of this story.) Perkins Road Veterinary Hospital is of course on Perkins Road at the corner […]

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A Family Dental Practice that Creates a More Beautiful You

Aug 1, 2013 | By | Reply More
A Family Dental Practice that Creates a More Beautiful You

Cypress Dental, Inc. When Dr. Kurt LeJeune graduated from LSU’s School of Dentistry in New Orleans, his goal was to spend his life helping people. “The smile is a very empowering part of the body, and I wanted to give my patients comprehensive care that would make their smiles healthy and happy, which, in turn, […]

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Outside and In Drusilla Imports

Mar 26, 2013 | By | Reply More
Outside and In  Drusilla Imports

If you’ve shopped Drusilla Imports before you know what a wonderful wide variety of items they have managed to fit in their store and at prices that make you want to kick yourself for shopping anywhere else. For years they have been the best kept secret of landscape designers and garden enthusiast. From sturdy cast […]

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A New Queen Bee at The Queen Bee

Nov 26, 2012 | By | Reply More
A New Queen Bee at The Queen Bee

When Marcy Scrantz, previous owner of The Queen Bee, called The Royal Standard to have a baker’s rack delivered last year, Michelle Jones had no idea her life was about to change once again. Michelle had been managing The Royal Standard for five years and had been through so many changes during that time. She […]

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If You Can Dream It, We Can Build It Kayu Furniture Imports

Nov 2, 2012 | By | Reply More
If You Can Dream It, We Can Build It  Kayu Furniture Imports

  Indonesia is a land rich in culture that has been handed down for centuries. A mystical land heavily influenced by the Dutch and Portuguese, Indonesians have combined age-old traditions with Western ideologies to create a culture that is based on religious principles and artistic endeavors. Well known as expert craftsmen, the Indonesians are famous […]

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