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Baton Rouge, Louisiana is located in East Baton Rouge Parish. Zip codes in Baton Rouge, LA include 70894, 70807, and 70814. The median home price in Baton Rouge is $169,000. More Baton Rouge information.

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3 hrs ago | The Advocate

Prosecutor alleges more investors enticed with tax credits

Former Baton Rouge businessman Gregory M. Walker, who has admitted defrauding buyers of $1.4 million in Louisiana film tax credits that he did not own, allegedly enticed $325,000 from other investors in July.

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8 hrs ago | The Advocate

BR police investigating fatal shooting on East Polk Street

Baton Rouge police were investigating a shooting Saturday that left at least one dead and one injured in the 600 block of East Polk Street.

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9 hrs ago | The Advocate

EBR building permits rise 16% in first quarter

Rendering provided by 440 on Third -- The former Capital One Bank building in downtown Baton Rouge is shown with an additional floor as part of a remodeling that will convert the building into apartments, commercial and office space and house a Matherne's Supermarket.

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13 hrs ago | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Mayor, others honored as Pioneering Journalists

Mayor Kip Holden was honored at the Second Annual Baton Rouge Area Association of Black Journalists Scholarship luncheon.

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17 hrs ago | The Advocate

Our Views: High life in politics

Politicians are human beings, and surely some of them can be forgiven if they cling to their offices in the state House and Senate as much for the fine dining and high life of Baton Rouge compared with, say, Shongaloo.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Advocate

Faith Matters: Journey Church says egg hunt way to teach Gospel

For the fifth straight year, Journey Church in Greenwell Springs is using its biggest outreach event - The Great Egg Hunt - to help share the Gospel.

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WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Historic Baton Rouge golf course will re-open

Stan McDaniel and his friends gathered at the former Oaks at Sherwood Friday afternoon like they do every week.

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WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Man accused of raping woman, stealing food stamp card

A Baton Rouge man was arrested early Friday morning on charges of aggravated rape, armed robbery, felon in possession of a firearm, possession of a stolen firearm and second degree kidnapping.

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WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge Police compete in canine competition

Baton Rouge Police K-9 Division recently placed first overall in the Patrol dogs competition as part of the annual United States Police Canine Region 10 Field Trials.

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The Town Talk

Early voting starts Saturday for May 3 election

Early voting begins across the state Saturday for the May 3 general election. Voting will continue through April 26 from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., excluding Sunday.

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WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

St. Joseph Cathedral hosts outdoor Way of the Cross

A Valley mom accused of leaving her children in the car while she went on a job interview promised to talk about it Tuesday.

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The Advocate

Three businesses apply for annexation into Baton Rouge

The three businesses are located just south of the city limits in the area that is being proposed for the new city of St. George.

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WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Fmr US attorney in BR heads Gulf oil spill audit panel

A former US attorney in Baton Rouge heads up a new three-member audit panel appointed to review the settlement program arising from the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Advocate

Southern celebrates 100 years in Baton Rouge

The people that make up the Southern University community will never forget the institution's history.

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NOLA.com

Citywide election of Baton Rouge city judges may not solve racial imbalance

Baton Rouge city judge sub-districts would be organized according to the above map had the Louisiana Legislature passed House Bill 198 by Rep. Alfred Williams, D-Baton Rouge.

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The Advocate

Advocate staff photo by Travis Spradling -- Interim East Baton Rouge...

Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Interim East Baton Rouge Planning Director Ryan Holcomb, at the City-Parish Planning Commission's open house for Planning Director job finalists to meet staff and interested members of the public, on March 7. Metro Councilman and Mayor Pro Tem Chandler Loupe is recommending that Holcomb be appointed to ... (more)

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The Advocate

Arrest made in June 9 slaying at Club Shenanigans

A 20-year old man was arrested Thursday on first-degree murder and other counts in the June 9 fatal shooting of Octavia Jackson, 27, at Club Shenanigans, 3964 Plank Road.

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WDSU-TV New Orleans

Special education teacher facing child porn, incest charges

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WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Brusly Police Chief Jamie Whaley pleads guilty to malfeasance charge

Brusly Police Chief Jamie Whaley pleaded guilty Thursday morning to one count of malfeasance in office and was sentenced to 18 months of probation.

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WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Investigators: Man kills wife and son

Authorities said a man broke into the home of his estranged wife, killing her and their 12-year-old son, early Thursday morning.

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