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Police are looking for a former cancer hospital employee accused of making more than $15,000 worth of unauthorized charges using corporate credit cards.
3 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
In light of recent public debate about an ordinance mulled by the Baton Rouge Metro council banning discriminaiton based on sexual orientatoin, Baton Rouge residents share their experiences about what it's like to be a gay person living in the city.
MINDFUL MEDITATION: 10 a.m., East Baton Rouge Parish Library Eden Park Branch. Learn how to meditate at the library.
The United Blood Services in Louisiana has announced it is in urgent need of Type O blood donors, part of a national trend to step up donations in the last weeks of August.
East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff Sid Gautreaux will hold a 5 p.m. news conference to announce a new development in this weekend's deadly shooting of a 7-year-old boy.
The 6th Annual Cajun Castaway Kayak Fishing Tournament will be held from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. on August 23 in Lake Charles.
Fete Baton Rouge is now less than two weeks away. Many of Louisiana's top chefs will come together for a night of fine food, wine and celebration.
WINE & JEMINI VENTURE: 6 p.m., Rennaissance Hotel of Baton Rouge, 7000 Bluebonnet Blvd. The Baton Rouge-based band will perform original acoustic music as well as covers.
The Les Miles Show will have its 2014 debut on Wednesday, Aug. 20 at 7 p.m. from TJ Ribs on Acadian Thruway.
Ascension Parish sheriff's deputies arrested a Baton Rouge man Tuesday in a rash of vehicle burglaries last month in the Geismar area, said Maj.
Heading out on the town with your pooch? It's always nice to make sure they're well-dressed for the occasion.
Louisiana court officials facing new age restrictions that could oust them from office will instead be allowed to sign up for re-election bids next week.
The Baton Rouge owner of three mental health centers was sentenced Monday to pay $43.5 million in restitution and serve 8-and-a-half years in federal prison for a Medicare fraud scheme.
Going by the title "Sector Separation" given the plan by the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, Reef Fish Amendment 40 will divide recreational fishing for red snapper in the Gulf of Mexico into "private" and "for-hire" sectors.
Advocate staff file photo by PATRICK DENNIS -- The exterior of the East Baton Rouge School Board offices building on South Foster Drive.
Travonte Valentine tweeted Monday morning that he has been cleared to play for LSU and is on his way to Baton Rouge.
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Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 10:37 am
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