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  1. Police release name of pedestrian killed after being struck by police vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Notification to family members was made difficult because Clark did not have any identification on him at the time of the incident. According to the Baton Rouge Police Department, the Baton Rouge Area Violence Elimination officer who hit the individual has been placed on paid administrative leave pending the investigation, which is standard procedure.

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  2. Man dies after getting hit by unmarked police carRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    A man is dead after he was hit by an unmarked police car as he was trying to cross a busy Baton Rouge roadway Tuesday evening, according to investigators. The crash happened on Florida Boulevard near North Acadian Thruway around 5:30 p.m. Florida Boulevard was closed for about four hours.

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  3. Raising smoking age from 18 to 21 in LA.Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WWL-AM New Orleans

    ... You can take satisfaction from then. Here's a Texas says smoking really this is what I legislators are doing in Baton Rouge. That's criminal with all the really she's confirming this state. And this is what. They're going to vote own. Now I. This is ...

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  4. Pineville man charged again after discovery of stolen vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Town Talk

    ... Highway 28 East. Detectives found a 2016 Harley Davidson motorcycle there that had been reported stolen from the Baton Rouge area. They also learned that a Toyota car also had been taken from same Baton Rouge location, reads the sheriff office's ...

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  5. Louisiana rapper Mystikal owes $2.9M in back taxesRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Baton Rouge Business Report

    Baton Rouge federal authorities are seeking a civil judgment against Michael Tyler of Prairieville-also known as the rapper Mystikal-whom they say owes $2.9 million in back taxes, penalties and interest over an 11-year period dating back to 1997. The three-time Grammy nominee has a history of tax issues: U.S. District Judge James Brady of Baton Rouge sentenced him in 2006 to serve a year in prison for tax evasion at the same time he served a state sentence for sexual battery against his hair stylist.

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  6. Captain D's opens new Baton Rouge restaurant in Mid CityRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Baton Rouge Business Report

    The 2,800-square-foot restaurant is the second Captain D's to open in the greater Baton Rouge area in recent weeks and its ninth location in Louisiana. "Greater Baton Rouge continues to be a development market for Captain D's as it seeks to expand its presence throughout the region," the Tennessee-based restaurant chain says in a news release.

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  7. News roundup: Baton Rouge extends deadline on rental rehab program...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Baton Rouge Business Report

    Baton Rouge landlords have more time to apply for Baton Rouge ReBuilds, a rental repair and reconstruction program aimed at helping residents recover from the August flood. The city-parish has announced that the application deadline for the program has been extended to Aug. 16. The program is intended to increase the available rental stock in East Baton Rouge Parish.

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  8. CPEX gets money to bring Complete Streets to north Baton RougeRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Baton Rouge Business Report

    The Center for Planning Excellence has been awarded a $10,000 New Horizons grant from the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation to develop a pilot process and toolkit for a Complete Streets policy in a targeted area of north Baton Rouge. CPEX Executive Vice President Rachel DiResto says the grant will support the work of the Sustainability Transportation Action Committee, a volunteer effort led by CPEX and AARP Louisiana.

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  9. Police bust 37 in underage drinking sting at Reggie's Bar in TigerlandRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Advocate

    A sting Monday night at Reggie's Bar in Tigerland netted dozens of underage drinkers inside, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department, and triggered ongoing investigations of the watering hole by local and state alcohol regulars. Authorities raiding the popular hangout near LSU's campus issued citations to a total of 37 people for a range of offenses, from using fake IDs to assaulting a police officer, said Sgt.

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  10. Around Zachary for June 29, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... (225) 454-5587 or email melissa.brumbaugh@zacharyschools.org . On Tuesdays and Thursdays through July 27, BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo invites visitors to enjoy a Twilight Tour. Starting at 6 p.m., participants will take a twilight tram ride, visit the ...

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  11. Around the Southside for June 29, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... room 2. Take a free guided tour of Magnolia Mound Plantation at 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday as part of Baton Rouge's bicentennial celebration. Traditional crafts, informative lectures and family activities will be offered. Teens can make ...

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  12. Around the Southeast for June 29, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... or a lizard. Take a free guided tour of Magnolia Mound Plantation at 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday as part of Baton Rouge's bicentennial celebration. Traditional crafts, informative lectures and family activities also will be offered. Jones Creek ...

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  13. Children pick up health tips at Fun FestRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Baton Rouge's Japan Williams, left, brushes the teeth of a plush toy dragon, assisted by Smile Stars Pediatric Dentistry hygienist Nicole Willoughby, right, at Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital's Kids' Healthy Fun Fest, held at the Mall of Louisiana, Saturday, June 24, 2017. The free family event offered health and safety information, activities, games, giveaways, balloons, face painting and more.

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  14. Around Mid City for June 29, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... not allowed. Take a free guided tour of Magnolia Mound Plantation at 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday as part of Baton Rouge's bicentennial celebration. Traditional crafts, informative lectures and family activities also will be offered. Mary Jo ...

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  15. Kenilworth set to celebrate Independence Day with paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... residents of the year Dudley and Helen Fricke and grand marshal Mike Manning, president and CEO of the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank. The Frickes have lived in Kenilworth for 42 years, a news release said. Dudley Fricke is a past member of the ...

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  16. Nearly 550 acres in Industrial Park certified by LEDRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... He said a cultural assessment to determine any historical significance has also been completed. LED and the Baton Rouge Area Chamber have already started helping with the marketing of the property, Rogers said. "We've had some interest in the ...

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  17. Charlie's Place II gives Alzheimer's patients a place for gardening, crafts, socializationRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... the second location in the area providing respite services. The original Charlie's Place, on North Boulevard, in Baton Rouge has provided socialization and activities since 2007. Coordinator Diane Hodges said Charlie's Place II is open Tuesdays and ...

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  18. Family sues over fatal police shooting of Louisiana black manRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    The family of a black man killed last year by police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city and police on Tuesday, alleging a history of excessive-force incidents and racism toward African-Americans. The death of Alton Sterling, 37, was among a series of racially charged police killings that inflamed a national debate over treatment of minorities by law enforcement.

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  19. Rep. Andy Anders on session: - We basically did nothing'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | Concordia Sentinel

    ... are now 42 Democrats left in the House and he is only one of two Democrats who represent minority districts. Baton Rouge Rep. Steve Carter abandoned his efforts to raise Louisiana's gasoline tax, acknowledging he couldn't rally enough votes for ...

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  20. Metro council to discuss several hot ticket itemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The East Baton Rouge Parish metro council has 130 items on its Wednesday, June 28 meeting agenda. Among them are a handful of topics the community has weighed in on.

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