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June 2017

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Cheryl Gerber

How, exactly, do we keep a river and lake out of New Orleans’ infamous soupbowl? more

Jun 20, 2017 3:00 PM People & Places

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Photo by Angelia Hamilton Beauchamp

From behind the wheel of his West Feliciana school bus, "Cheeze" Hamilton spent 57 years making sure every child had a hand to hold when they needed one most. more

Jun 12, 2017 2:45 PM 2 Comments

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 Lucie Monk Carter

Parish Brewmaster Andrew Godley aims to outbrew Abita more

May 23, 2017 10:53 AM Foodways

How does artist Lola Beltran capture the spirit of a time and a place she's never visited? She listens to the music. more

May 23, 2017 10:41 AM Visual & Performing Arts

A series of art exhibits celebrate the Mississippi bicentennial. more

May 23, 2017 10:40 AM People & Places

Baton Rouge Pride now available in sock form. more

May 23, 2017 10:39 AM People & Places

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Photo by Taylor Matherne.

Mid City Baton Rouge's cultural transformation more

May 23, 2017 12:00 AM People & Places

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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 Alexandra Kennon

Ja'el Gordon's love of history has led her to take an unpopular stance more

May 23, 2017 12:00 AM History 1 Comments

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Photo by Mike Redaelli

Tank and the Bangas bring home-grown goodness from New Orleans to America's ears more

May 23, 2017 12:00 AM Visual & Performing Arts

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Photo by Sam Irwin.

The cradle of jazz gets its first traditional jazz camp more

May 23, 2017 12:00 AM Visual & Performing Arts

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Billy Hathorn via Wikimedia Commons

Mysterious relics of the Poverty Point people more

May 22, 2017 11:55 AM History

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Photo by Philip Gould

Photographer Philip Gould has embarked on a project to photograph the most interesting bridges of the Mississippi River. more

May 22, 2017 10:51 AM Visual & Performing Arts

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Photo by James Fox-Smith

We took a tour of the new Knock Knock Children's Museum that opens late this summer. more

May 22, 2017 10:37 AM People & Places

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Photo by Flickr user Sailn1

The Jazz and Heritage Festival Foundation Archive has unveiled a useful, impressively comprehensive research tool: The Jazz Fest Database. more

May 22, 2017 12:00 AM History

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Photo by Flickr user Jitze Couperus.

The Louisiana Black Bear's journey from children's toy to endangered species and back again. more

May 22, 2017 12:00 AM Knowing Nature

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Photo by Flickr user Stephen Woods

Publisher James Fox-Smith reflects on the importance of buying local, the deceivingly instant gratification of online shopping, and how one can ascertain a life-sized bigfoot statue. more

May 22, 2017 12:00 AM People & Places

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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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Photo by Lucie Monk Carter.

After years of preparation, Walter Tharp has opened Cane Land Distilling using the sugar of his family's Alma Plantation in Pointe Coupee Parish more

May 17, 2017 12:00 AM Foodways