It's sweltering, y'all. August is easily my least favorite time of year. It's unbearably bright, and uncomfortably hot. Everyone is sticky and sweaty, and makeup seems to slide right off the face. And it's not even technically
DATE: August 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: On Trend
The Alexandria City Council on Tuesday indicated its willingness to pay more than $1.3 million to a Baton Rouge attorney for work he did in the city's lawsuit against Cleco, The Town Talk reports. But the City Charter won't allow a payment to...
DATE: August 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: Daily Report
Even though Gov. Bobby Jindal's name won't appear on the November and December ballots, columnist Jeremy Alford says he may very well be judged anyway come the end of this current election cycle. "Despite the critics who lash out at him for visiting...
DATE: August 19, 2014 | CATEGORY: Daily Report
Even though Gov. Bobby Jindal's name won't appear on the November and December ballots, he may very well be judged anyway come the end of this current election cycle.
DATE: August 19, 2014 | CATEGORY: Columnists
Now more than ever, it feels like some seismic shift is about to happen. You can feel it when reading global news about the
DATE: August 18, 2014 | CATEGORY: Red Stick Sounds
Darren Fournerat and Laney Sanders have been promoted to assistant chief investment officers at the Louisiana State Employees' Retirement System. Fournerat previously was LASERS' director of alternatives. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst and...
DATE: August 18, 2014 | CATEGORY: Current Issue
There are several lessons to take away from the recent scandal involving Charlie Roberts, the long-time president and CEO of the LSU Alumni Association who resigned earlier this month after being hit with a salacious lawsuit by a former...
DATE: August 18, 2014 | CATEGORY: Stephanie Riegel
The Advocate announced today that it is acquiring four weekly newspapers to increase its coverage of the Baton Rouge area as it continues to expand across south Louisiana. The papers are the Zachary Plainsman-News in Zachary, The...
DATE: August 15, 2014 | CATEGORY: Daily Report
This election season is not only hotly contested across the ballot, but it's also growing rather bizarre in the races where few of us barely pay attention.
DATE: August 12, 2014 | CATEGORY: Columnists
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