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Baton Rouge Business Report

Baton Rouge Business Report

9029 Jefferson Hwy
Baton Rouge, LA 70809   Directions

(225) 928-1700


Plans moving forward for Mid City neighborhood bar
02/19/2019 3:22pm

Plans for a Mid City neighborhood bar are moving forward following approval last night from the Planning Commission to rezone the Government Street property from light commercial to commercial alcoholic beverage. Were hoping to open sometime this year, says Remi de Matteo, who owns Hayride Scandal and co-owns Dead Poet: Beer, Cocktails and Music. Were The post Plans moving forward for Mid City neighborhood bar appeared first on Baton Rouge Business Report.

Even hot spots—like Ascension Parish—feeling effects of real estate slow down
02/19/2019 3:21pm

Its no secret the greater Baton Rouge real estate market is morphing out of a sellers market, and now that downward trend is creeping into some of the traditional hot pockets of the Capital Region. Take Ascension Parish, for instance, where homebuyers have flocked to Prairieville and Gonzales over the years. Even those markets have The post Even hot spotslike Ascension Parishfeeling effects of real estate slow down appeared first on Baton Rouge Business Report.

Southside Produce expands wholesale distribution operations
02/19/2019 3:06pm

Southside Produce, the Perkins Road produce market that proclaims itself as the largest open-air market in Louisiana, has added a second truck to its wholesale delivery route, expanding the division to accommodate increasing demand from restaurants and grocery stores. The family-owned market, which moved to its current location in 1992, started as a fruit stand The post Southside Produce expands wholesale distribution operations appeared first on Baton Rouge Business Report.

Roundup: Gee a woman to watch / Citizens offloads policies / Seafood company pays $23M
02/19/2019 2:53pm

Recognized: Dr. Rebekah Gee, secretary of the Louisiana Department of Health, has been recognized by Modern Healthcare as one of its 2019 Women Leaders to Watch in Healthcare.Gee is featured with the other winners in the February 18, 2019 print issue of Modern Healthcare, a weekly business publication targeting executives in the healthcare industry, and The post Roundup: Gee a woman to watch / Citizens offloads policies / Seafood company pays $23M appeared first on Baton Rouge Business Report.

Proposed I-10 widening through Baton Rouge already behind schedule
02/19/2019 2:52pm

Engineers working on the environmental assessment phase of a proposed widening of 3.5 miles of Interstate 10 through the heart of Baton Rouge are months behind schedule, due to the challenges of trying to plan the project around several residential neighborhoods, historic structures and a thriving merchants district. A final draft of the assessment was The post Proposed I-10 widening through Baton Rouge already behind schedule 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


The Many Faces of Holmes
02/15/2019 9:12am

Dr. Kris Mecholsky leads a romp through the Russell Mann Sherlock Holmes Research Collection

Graphic Investigation: Mid City Micro-Con
02/15/2019 9:09am

No limits to creativity at EBRPLs family-friendly comic book convention

Lady Sherlock: A Study in Scarlet Women
02/15/2019 9:05am

Reimagine the gentleman detective with female-forward author panels

One Book, One Community: The Hound of the Baskervilles
02/15/2019 9:01am

Join East Baton Rouge Parish Library for a community-wide exploration of the world of Sherlock Holmes

Mardi Gras Madness
02/13/2019 4:17am

Our go at a State-wide Parade Calendar

KPBN - Pelican Broadcasting Network

KPBN - Pelican Broadcasting Network

5500 Florida Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70806   Directions

(225) 248-0049




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

(225) 578-4811


LSU Nicholson Gateway water line broken
02/19/2019 12:27pm

LSU Residential Life reported a significant water line break at Nicholson Gateway apartments on Tuesday afternoon. They anticipate being without water for the next four hours.

LSU SG announces Kevin Gates as Groovin' 2019 artist
02/19/2019 11:45am

LSU Student Government announced Tuesday that Baton Rouge native Kevin Gates will be the artist performing at Groovin, an annual concert coordinated by the SG Student Entertainment team.

LSU men's basketball moves up to No. 13 in AP Poll
02/18/2019 10:26am

The LSU Tigers 20-4, 11-1 SEC rose to No. 13 in this weeks Associated Press Top 25 following one of the most impressive weeks in program history.

LSU Police arrest reports detail hazing incidents at DKE house
02/14/2019 12:18pm

Pledges of the Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity at LSU described to LSUPD investigators several hazing incidents including being urinated on, forced to lay on broken glass and having gasoline poured on them.

Louisiana Public Broadcasting

Louisiana Public Broadcasting

7733 Perkins Rd
Baton Rouge, LA 70810   Directions

(225) 767-5660


The Advocate

The Advocate

10705 Rieger Rd
Baton Rouge, LA 70809   Directions

(225) 383-0111




844 Government St
Baton Rouge, LA 70802   Directions

(225) 383-9999


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.



10000 Perkins Rd
Baton Rouge, LA 70810   Directions

(225) 766-3233




1650 Highland Rd
Baton Rouge, LA 70802   Directions

(225) 387-2222


Ascension parking lot gunfire under investigation
02/19/2019 3:52pm

ST. AMANT &ndash Sheriff&rsquos deputies spent the day investigating reports of shots fired in the parking lot of a gas station early Tuesday.An Ascension Parish Sheriff&rsquos Office spokesperson confirmed to WBRZ there was an investigation into gunfire at what locals call the &ldquoold Catch-22&rdquo gas station at the corner of Stringer Bridge Road and Highway 22. The sheriff&rsquos office has not released specifics.No one was hurt in the shooting, which may have been related to an argument between two people at the store. Both were apparently armed, and at least one fired at the other, sending bullets flying to a vehicle in the parking lot.People who frequent the store reported seeing crime scene tape surrounding the parking lot Tuesday morning.The sheriff&rsquos office is expected to release additional information later.Permalink Comments

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02/19/2019 2:35pm

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Kevin Gates to headline Groovin' 2019 at LSU
02/19/2019 2:24pm

BATON ROUGE - LSU announced Tuesday afternoon that Kevin Gates will be headlining the annual Groovin concert put on by student government.The show will be held in the PMAC this year on Thursday, March 14.&nbspStudent government will host a pre-party from 7 - 9 p.m.Gates, a Baton Rouge native, is scheduled to perform at 9:30 p.m.The general public can purchase tickets in advance at $15 each. LSU students can attend at no cost.&nbspFor more information on tickets, click here.Permalink Comments

Newspaper calls for KKK resurgence, schools rescind honors
02/19/2019 1:39pm

MONTGOMERY, AL - A small-town newspaper has called for a resurgence of the Ku Klux Klan, prompting two universities to withdraw the awards given to its editor.Auburn University and the University of Southern Mississippi decided Tuesday to rescind previous honors for Goodloe Sutton, editor and publisher of The Democrat-Reporter of Linden, Alabama.&nbsp&nbspAn editorial published last week began: Time for the Ku Klux Klan to night ride again. The editorial says Democrats and Democrats in the Republican Party are plotting to raise taxes in Alabama, so the Klan should raid gated communities where they live.&nbsp&nbspSutton told the Montgomery Advertiser he stands by his Feb. 14 editorial. During an interview, Sutton suggested lynchings as a way to clean up Washington. Sutton also questioned whether the KKK is violent, claiming it didnt kill but a few people.Permalink Comments

Man pleads guilty in rape, murder of Pennsylvania teen
02/19/2019 1:17pm

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. AP - A Pennsylvania man has pleaded guilty in the rape, murder and dismemberment of a 14-year-old girl, and the victims adoptive mother has agreed to plead guilty and serve a life sentence.&nbsp&nbspJacob Sullivan pleaded guilty Tuesday to first-degree murder in the 2016 death of Grace Packer. A jury outside Philadelphia will determine a sentence of either life in prison or death.&nbsp&nbspGraces adoptive mother, Sarah Packer, is expected to testify against Sullivan during the penalty phase of his trial. Officials say she intends to plead guilty in the case.&nbsp&nbspProsecutors have said that Sarah Packer, a former foster parent and child welfare worker, watched Sullivan act out a rape-murder fantasy they shared. The couple allegedly stored the girls body in cat litter for months, then dumped it in a remote area.Permalink Comments



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