Thursday Dec 5
Brennan's Inc., former owner of the landmark restaurant, is bankrupt
Brennan's property on Royal Street was sold at an Orleans Parish sheriff'A A s sale on Thursday, May 23, for $6.85 million to Ralph Brennan.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Town Talk
Tips from the top: Tony Chachere's chef helps with holiday party planning
SHREVEPORT, La. -- It's easy to get caught up in the madness of the holidays, especially if you're the hostess in charge of party central this season.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Sweet Crude is the latest project from the Craft brothers, Alexis Marceaux and lots of their friends
Sam Craft and Alexis Marceaux 's newest band Sweet Crude , which celebrates the release of its debut recording "Super Vilaine" on Friday, Dec. 6, takes its name from a variety of petroleum, a nod to the couple's native, oil-rich Gulf Coast.
Editorial: New license plates declare Cajun pride
The plates were rolled out at the Breaux Bridge Department of Motor Vehicles last week and are available for a $15 fee.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Best of New Orleans
After hearing some flattering words about Dijon, the Lower Garden District restaurant featuring contemporary Louisiana cuisine and promising "classical French and Creole influences," I had high hopes.
Best of New Orleans
Slow food advocate, radio host and author Poppy Tooker recently released Louisiana Eats! The People, the Food, and Their Stories , with photos by David G. Spielman .
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Editorial: 10 reasons to be thankful for Acadiana
The list is often long and usually includes our loved ones, our good fortune and patriotic sentiments.
Cajuns, Creoles adopted Thanksgiving, gave it new flavor
It's not a topic found in Louisiana cultural books, nor is it one discussed in Louisiana history classes.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
'Treme' cookbook sizzles with the show
December 2013 will be a sad and happy time if you're a fan of the TV show "Treme."
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Bridge City Gumbo Festival royalty is crowned
Beauty, talent, and bunches of anxiety were the ingredients of the Miss Creole Gumbo Pageant held this fall at the Monsignor Luminais Educational Center in Bridge City.
Wining and Dining at Pitot House's 'Vino on the Bayou'
Welcoming weather, winning wine, savory sweets and melodious music all set in a historic home along Bayou St. John -- who could ask for anything better? As luck would have it, you didn't have to at the latest "Vino on the Bayou" presented by IBERIABANK .
Options abound for Thanksgiving dining out
The kitchen staff at Tableau, seen here on opening night, will be serving a Thanksgiving feast to those who prefer to not eat at home.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
New Orleans music 'Hot Picks' for Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013: Dessa
Dessa, a member of the Minneapolis indie hip-hop collective Doomtree, performs at the Howlin' Wolf on Wednesday Nov. 20, 2013.
KPLC-TV Lake Charles
Remembering Sarah Henry's short fight with pancreatic cancer
Pancreatic cancer has the highest mortality rate of all cancers, leaving those diagnosed with little hope of a bright future.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
B(Roux) Tasting offers a Louisiana trinity of food, music, and beer
Bayou Teche Brewing, which is based in Arnaudville, is teaming with Remoulade Restaurant in New Orleans to host B Tasting, which pairs craft beers with gumbos and other South Louisiana dishes.
Louisiana State Museum Foundation's 'Big Easy Speakeasy' attracts the city's 'Most Wanted'
Flappers, gangsters and gents were all decked out at the Old U.S. Mint for the annual Louisiana State Museum Gala on Saturday, Nov. 2. Hosted by the Louisiana State Museum Foundation , the party took its cues from the roaring 1920s: the theme, "Big Easy Speakeasy," had partygoers "puttin' on the Ritz" in period garb - even the museum's security ... (more)
Thu Nov 14, 2013
The Daily Advertiser
Tickets are $45, $35 and $25, $42, $32 and $22 for AcA members. An entertainer for more than 30 years, Jones is best known for her 1979, jazz-flavored hit "Chuck E.'s in Love," which reached No.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Preview: Paxton taps into traditional American music
The timeless strains of early blues and jazz music have sparked periodic revivals over the years, but few next-generation musicians sport the authentic feel that Jerron "Blind Boy" Paxton brings to the stage.