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Paul Kieu

Coffee and fresh boudin are on everyone’s breath as the weekly auction gets underway. more

Nov 22, 2017 2:49 PM People & Places

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Eugenia Uhl

It started with Biggie Smalls. On my Instagram feed, amid restaurant specials and pouting babies, I spied a work-in-progress needlepoint canvas portrait of the deceased rapper. more

Nov 22, 2017 2:46 PM House & Home

Growing up in a blended Lebanese family in Louisiana, I have always been curious: Just why is there such a large Lebanese population in Louisiana? more

Nov 22, 2017 2:46 PM Foodways

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Horton Humble

We asked the curators of the state’s best-known art institutions to recommend the up-and-coming and less-well-known artists whose work thrills them. more

Oct 25, 2017 4:56 PM Visual & Performing Arts

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Lucie Monk Carter

From Southern breakfast spreads to champagne dinners more

Oct 25, 2017 3:21 PM Foodways

Three new Lake Charles spots capitalize on hometown pride more

Oct 24, 2017 12:30 PM Restaurants

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Loyola University New Orleans Photographer Kyle Encar

With foresight and empathy, Tony Kushner writes on tensions in his Lake Charles childhood more

Oct 23, 2017 12:41 PM Visual & Performing Arts

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Paul Kieu

From the highest turret, three flags fly over the domain of Sir William Reed of Alnwick: the American flag, the Louisiana state flag, and the red dragon of Wales. more

Sep 26, 2017 4:44 PM House & Home

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Reggie Family Archives

On the way to Camelot, JFK stopped in Crowley more

Sep 26, 2017 4:42 PM People & Places 1 Comments

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Paul Kieu

Chi Doan and her fiancé, Kasey Brill, knew they wanted to open a tea and dessert shop in Lafayette. They had even picked out a name: The Steep House. more

Sep 26, 2017 2:00 PM Restaurants

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David Shipper/Audubon Photography Awards

The National Audubon Society has developed a national database of bird-friendly native plant species that attract, nourish and shelter winged visitors to backyards, wherever in the country they may be. more

Sep 26, 2017 12:42 PM Gardening

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Photo by Philip Gould. Courtesy of the Hilliard Museum.

An exhibit of the creative ways local instruments makers go about their craft more

Aug 23, 2017 3:36 PM Visual & Performing Arts

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Cover art by Ellen Ogden

The literary journal redefines the Southern belle by way of poetry, prose, and visual art more

Jul 12, 2017 3:53 PM Literature

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Leah Graeff

From fry cook to executive chef, then bringing it back home to the bacon more

Jun 26, 2017 4:40 PM Small Town Chefs

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Photo by James Billeaudeau.

It wasn’t until the arrival of German immigrant Dr. Lippi Leonpacher that the practice of veterinary medicine as a science became established in Acadiana. more

Jun 26, 2017 1:58 PM History

Draw straws, designate a driver, and take a tasting tour visiting these Louisiana craft breweries and distilleries. more

Jun 7, 2017 3:45 PM Restaurants

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Photo by Paul Kieu.

Cajun bon temps at Lakeview Park and Beach more

May 23, 2017 12:00 AM Getaways

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Photo by Paul Kieu

The new iteration of Acadian Superette serves up homemade plate lunches with a side of nostalgia. more

May 22, 2017 12:00 AM Restaurants

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Bill Iles

Lake Charles artist Bill Iles muses on painting, his process, and the great outdoors more

Apr 21, 2017 2:44 PM Visual & Performing Arts