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Cats and caretakers gearing up for 41st annual cat show

One show is taking the term cat walk to a whole different level. Read More  |  Watch the Video

New Venture Theatre presents The Women of Brewster Place musical

New Venture Theatre continues its 2014 season with "The Women of Brewster Place." Read More

Local artists depict ‘The Nature and Culture of Louisiana’

Come celebrate Louisiana's talented artists and their depictions of the state’s cultural and natural resources at the fourth annual Brush With Burden art exhibition. Read More

Dancing for a cure: Local dancers put dance moves to good use

Dancing. Some would call it an american pastime, but right here in Louisiana, it's a culture. So Sunday, dozens of people put their dancing skills into good use and for a good cause. Read More

LA surpasses CA in number of live-action films made

Louisiana has risen to the top in one of the most significant aspects of film production and has surpassed California, according to a 2013 Feature Film Production Study by FilmL.A, the Los Angeles region's non-profit permitting agency. Read More

Baton Rouge to host Miss USA Pageant June 8

Donald Trump, owner of the Miss Universe Organization, announced Thursday on USA Today that Baton Rouge will host the next Miss USA competition. Read More

Law firm offers free cab rides home for BR St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Dudley DeBosier, a personal injury law firm, is offering free cab rides home through their St. Patrick’s Day Safe Ride Home program on the day of the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Baton Rouge. Read More

Saints agree to terms with FS Jairus Byrd on six-year contract

The New Orleans Saints announced Tuesday that they have agreed to terms on a six-year contract with unrestricted free agent FS Jairus Byrd. The announcement was made by Saints’ Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis. Read More

1-on-1 with newly released rapper Lil Boosie

Lil Boosie spoke out Monday thanking supporters family and fans at a press conference in New Orleans. Rapper Lil Boosie, born Torrence Hatch, said he is working on more music and enjoying time with his family. Read More  |  Watch the Video

Local restaurants, Mayor's Office promote healthy eating for kids

Most people have had their fill of king cake by this point, so the timing could not be much better for National Nutrition Month, which began March 1. Read More