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Baton Rouge Business Report

Baton Rouge Business Report

9029 Jefferson Hwy
Baton Rouge, LA 70809   Directions

(225) 928-1700

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ICYMI: Top stories from ‘Daily Report’ this week   
02/22/2019 3:14pm

Key stories from the past week that you may have missed: Epic Piping announces plans for major expansion The library system will front money to repair botched downtown branch IBM gives rare peek behind the curtain, says its working to meet hiring deadlines Nottaway Plantation is bought by a New Orleans hotel owner Even The post ICYMI: Top stories from Daily Report this week appeared first on Baton Rouge Business Report.

DEQ using drone technology to monitor the Louisiana skies
02/22/2019 3:13pm

Jason Smith has flown more than 60 missions with a single drone since the 2017 creation of Louisiana Department of Environmental Qualitys Unmanned Aircraft Systems program. Along the way, he has cataloged a wealth of footage for documentation, 3D mapping, tracking and volumetric calculations. As Business Report details in a new feature, Smith, DEQs UAS The post DEQ using drone technology to monitor the Louisiana skies appeared first on Baton Rouge Business Report.

Good Bird coming to LSU’s North Gate area
02/22/2019 3:11pm

Good Bird, a popular New Orleans-based sandwich shop, is coming to LSUs North Gate area this fall, moving into the 1,300-square-foot space vacated last year by Slinkys Tavern. The trendy eaterywhich began as a pop-up in St. Roch Market before opening a brick-and-mortar location on Freret Street in 2017is known for its healthy menu, which The post Good Bird coming to LSUs North Gate area appeared first on Baton Rouge Business Report.

Facebook collects more information than you might think
02/22/2019 3:04pm

Millions of smartphone users confess their most intimate secrets to apps, including when they want to work on their belly fat or the price of the house they checked out last weekend. Other apps know users body weight, blood pressure, menstrual cycles or pregnancy status. Unbeknown to most people, The Wall Street Journal reports, in The post Facebook collects more information than you might think appeared first on Baton Rouge Business Report.

Serop’s Express opening new location on College Drive
02/22/2019 3:03pm

Serops Express is planning to open a new location at the intersection of College Drive and Bawell Street, across from the Waffle House. The 2,150-square-foot restaurant will be similar to the Serops Express on Jefferson Highway that opened in 2016, says broker Mike Hebert of Kurz & Hebert Commercial Real Estate. Salco Construction will handle The post Serops Express opening new location on College Drive appeared first on Baton Rouge Business Report.

Country Roads Magazine

Country Roads Magazine

758 St Charles St
Baton Rouge, LA 70802   Directions

(225) 343-3714

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The Women of Mardi Gras
02/22/2019 8:43am

Dont look now, but Mardi Gras is no longer only a bro-show

Tea Time?
02/21/2019 10:23am

The path to tea cultivation in the South

Raising a Glass to the Story of Sugar
02/21/2019 10:23am

Before the feast, a West Baton Rouge pop-up exhibit on sugars history in Louisiana, complimented by cocktails courtesy of Alma Plantation.

Chef Jeremy Langlois
02/21/2019 10:06am

The Houmas House chef works wonders with sugar for Country Roads March Supper Club.

Growth Industry
02/21/2019 9:36am

AgCenter agent Lee Rouse uses his own yard as a lab to test his horticulture skills

KPBN - Pelican Broadcasting Network

KPBN - Pelican Broadcasting Network

5500 Florida Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70806   Directions

(225) 248-0049

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LSU Now

LSU Now

B-26 Hodges Hall LSU
Baton Rouge, LA 70803   Directions

(225) 578-4811

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Podcast: The Great Walk-Up Song Debate
02/22/2019 9:35am

Evan and Kennedi are joined by Reveille sports reporter Brandon Adam to recap LSUs disappointing loss to Florida and look ahead to the huge matchup against Tennessee. The trio then talks about actual baseball for about five minutes before a

LSU Student Senate votes to amend Student Government constitution, fund TurboVote
02/21/2019 1:07pm

LSU Student Senate passed bills regarding the Student Bill of Rights and Responsibilities, Senate seats for graduate students and TurboVote on Wednesday.

Shelbi Sunseri is making the most of her opportunity as a pitcher and hitter for LSU
02/21/2019 1:00pm

LSU softball has long been known for its exceptional pitching in former All-Americans like Allie Walljasper and Carley Hoover, as well as its ability to blow it out of the park with batters like Sahvanna Jaquish and Bianka Bell. But

LSU softball returns home, attempts to bounce back from 3-2 weekend
02/21/2019 9:50am

The No. 7 LSU softball team returns to Tiger Park to host the LSU Invitational facing Stanford, Michigan, Memphis and Cal State Northridge.

Louisiana Public Broadcasting

Louisiana Public Broadcasting

7733 Perkins Rd
Baton Rouge, LA 70810   Directions

(225) 767-5660

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The Advocate

The Advocate

10705 Rieger Rd
Baton Rouge, LA 70809   Directions

(225) 383-0111

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WAFB

WAFB

844 Government St
Baton Rouge, LA 70802   Directions

(225) 383-9999

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Here's how sleepless nights can trigger weight gain
08/24/2018 8:53am

One sleepless night might tip the bodys metabolism toward storing fat while depleting muscle, new research suggests.

Newborns' immune systems ramp up after birth
08/24/2018 1:53pm

A babys immune system kicks into high gear immediately after birth, a new study finds.

Bills mount for breast cancer survivors
08/24/2018 1:53pm

Surviving breast cancer is certainly its own reward, but a new study finds that many who do are saddled with thousands in out-of-pocket expenses for years.

Read any good books lately? No, teens say, we're too busy texting and online
08/21/2018 6:53pm

One of every three American teens has not read a book just for the fun of it in a year, a new study finds.

Study explores new way to stop cancer's spread
08/22/2018 8:53am

Scientists say theyre researching a way to destroy cancer cells that travel to other parts of the body.

WBRL

WBRL

10000 Perkins Rd
Baton Rouge, LA 70810   Directions

(225) 766-3233

Website

WBRZ-TV

WBRZ-TV

1650 Highland Rd
Baton Rouge, LA 70802   Directions

(225) 387-2222

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R. Kelly indicted on 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse
02/22/2019 2:58pm

CHICAGO AP - R&B star R. Kelly is scheduled to appear in bond court Saturday in Chicago after he was charged with sexual abuse allegations spanning more than a decade.Cook County States Attorney Kim Foxx on Friday afternoon announced the 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse. They involve four victims, at least three of whom were younger than 17. Foxx said the sentencing range for aggravated sexual assault is up to seven years in prison.If he is convicted on all 10 counts, a judge could decide that the sentences run one after the other - making it possible that he receives a sentence of up to 70 years behind bars.Probation is also an option under statute.Kelly has faced allegations of sexual misconduct and abuse for decades and was acquitted in 2008 on child pornography charges. Kelly, through his attorneys, has consistently denied the allegations.The allegations were spotlighted again this year in a Lifetime documentary. Cook County States Attorney Kim Foxx later urged victims and witnesses to come forward.Permalink Comments

Police: Stolen rare coins ended up in change machines
02/22/2019 2:51pm

NORTH PALM BEACH, Fla. AP - Authorities say a Florida man stole collectible coins worth tens of thousands of dollars, then ran them through grocery store change machines that returned just a fraction of their value.&nbsp The Palm Beach Post report s 20-year-old Shane Anthony Mele of Riviera Beach told investigators he stole the commemorative presidential dollar coins and other items from a North Palm Beach office in December.&nbsp The coins were worth $33,000. A Palm Beach County Sheriffs Office arrest report says Mele sold some coins for a few thousand dollars, and he ran many through change machines that only produced their face value.&nbsp Mele was charged Feb. 1 with grand theft along with unrelated drug charges. He was released Feb. 4 after posting bond. Jail records didnt show whether he had an attorney.&nbspPermalink Comments

Bonnet Carre Spillway likely to open next week
02/22/2019 1:45pm

NEW ORLEANS - Reports say the Bonnet Carre Spillway will likely be opened next week due to the projected flow of water down the Mississippi River.Next weeks opening would be the third time in four years, according to WWL-TV.&nbsp&nbspAccording to Ricky Boyett, with the Army Corps of Engineers, officials could possibly open the spillway in the middle of next week. Experts say a trigger for an opening is a projected river flow of 1.25 million cubic feet per second.New Orleans river levees are designed to handle that much pressure, but anything above that level means the spillway has to be opened.Permalink Comments

Police called after juvenile accidentally shoots himself
02/22/2019 6:00am

BATON ROUGE - Officers with the Baton Rouge Police Department were called to a reported shooting early Friday morning.Authorities found a juvenile victim with a foot injury around 5 a.m. on Rembrandt Avenue. Police have determined that the victim accidentally shot himself.&nbspThe department didnt say how the juvenile got the weapon.Permalink Comments

Avenatti says R Kelly paid witnesses to 'rig' 2008 trial
02/22/2019 12:34pm

CHICAGO AP - Attorney Michael Avenatti says he has evidence R. Kelly and his enablers paid witnesses and others to rig the outcome of the R&B stars 2008 trial when he was acquitted on child pornography charges.Avenatti told The Associated Press thats one piece of information hell present at a news conference Friday in Chicago. Kelly has denied allegations of sexual misconduct involving women and underage girls for years. His attorney didnt immediately respond to a request for comment Friday.Avenatti said last week he gave the Cook County States Attorneys office a videotape he says shows Kelly having sex with an underage girl. On Thursday, two women said Kelly picked them out of a crowd at Baltimore after-party in the mid-1990s and had sex with one of them, who was 16.Permalink Comments

WLFT-TV

WLFT-TV

Baton Rouge, LA

(225) 774-7780

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