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June 2019

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Françoise Gilot. Courtesy of MacGryder Gallery.

On display at MacGryder Gallery this month: Limited edition lithographs by 97-year-old French Modernist Françoise Gilot, drawn from her travel journals. Read more

Visual & Performing Arts

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Courtesy of Terry L. Jones

Momma would skin us alive if we even snapped a cap gun in the trailer but apparently it was okay for Daddy to blow up the oven with firecrackers Read more

People & Places

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Dan Swetman

The Baton Rouge Astronomical Society's Light Pollution Committee is making a concentrated effort to darken the skies for stargazers in Baton Rouge. Read more

People & Places

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Sean Gasser

Holding fast to their traditions, coastal hunters are taking steps to reverse the loss of hunting lands and decline in game species Read more

Knowing Nature

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Michael Tucker

The tenacious surfers of South Louisiana Read more

Outdoor Adventures

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Deborah Burst

Natural beauty everywhere you turn on this trek to Texas Read more

Outdoor Adventures

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Paul Kieu

Bibliophile James Wilson scores big with a rare New Orleans photo book Read more

People & Places

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Courtesy of the National WWII Museum

How the story of one day, 75 years ago, grew to encompass all of World War II Read more

History

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Lucie Monk Carter

A sweet twist on your summer chicken salad Read more

Recipes

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Lucie Monk Carter

Skip the old, try something new—borrow your neighbor's lemons, and throw in a bit of blue Read more

Recipes

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Photo by Lana Gramlich via Flickr.

On June 8 in Bogue Falaya Park, the inaugural Bluesberry Festival will make the most of Covington’s assets Read more

Foodways

Measures to take before it's too late Read more

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Pippin Frisbie-Calder

Printmaker Pippin Frisbie-Calder uses a disappearing art to examine disappearing elements of our natural world. Read more

Visual & Performing Arts

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Courtesy of HNOC

For tourists and locals alike, The Historic New Orleans Collection doubles its French Quarter footprint Read more

People & Places

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Jennie Guido

At last, the International Crepe Myrtle Festival comes to Natchez Read more

Knowing Nature

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Courtesy of Tatro

New toys for creative Louisiana kids ... and adults Read more

People & Places

But where are we going? Read more

Knowing Nature