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Lucie Monk Carter

Schmitt, an LSU English instructor, creates the captivating melodies and clever lyrical narratives that fill his two full-length albums, the most recent of which, Unraveling, was released this past June more

Nov 22, 2017 2:48 PM Visual & Performing Arts

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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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Marianna Massey Photography

Our 2014 Small Town Chefs Cody and Samantha Carroll will star in a Food Network show more

Nov 22, 2017 8:51 AM Restaurants

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Baton Rouge will play host to the first-ever statewide food truck frenzy more

Nov 10, 2017 2:54 PM Restaurants

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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

The dexterous improvisations of sculptor Martin Payton more

Oct 25, 2017 3:30 PM Visual & Performing Arts

A thriving, handmade subculture more

Oct 25, 2017 3:30 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

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Lucie Monk Carter

Talking booze and balance with bartender Brea Frederick more

Oct 25, 2017 1:46 PM Foodways

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Lucie Monk Carter

Larry Ruth shares a passion for Louisiana art at his new gallery more

Oct 25, 2017 12:10 PM Visual & Performing Arts

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Kourtney Zimmerman

Ideas for the weekday, weeknight, and weekend in Baton Rouge more

Oct 24, 2017 12:13 PM , Getaways

If Baton Rouge Community College was ever just a bridge between high school and the four-year university of a young student’s dreams, that’s certainly not the case now. more

Oct 24, 2017 9:00 AM People & Places

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Lucie Monk Carter

Celebrating the best of Baton Rouge—they just happen to be women more

Oct 13, 2017 4:07 PM People & Places

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Lucie Monk Carter

At Inspired Closets in Baton Rouge, see the life you could lead if you’d just clean up your act more

Oct 7, 2017 11:38 AM House & Home

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Lucie Monk Carter

Conducted between 2013 and 2017, the Baton Rouge Folklife Survey revealed what Maida Owens knew in her heart: rather than lacking an identity, Baton Rouge is a "cultural microcosm" of Louisiana. more

Sep 26, 2017 4:45 PM People & Places

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Lucie Monk Carter

While I am not an expert at rock-climbing, I am an expert at trying things and writing about them; and with that, here are my tips for the curious climber-to-be. more

Sep 26, 2017 2:28 PM People & Places

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Isolated at the Carville National Leprosarium, residents forged a community more

Sep 26, 2017 2:14 PM People & Places