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  1. Around the Southside for Sept. 21, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | The Advocate

    The High Five Book Club for children meets at 4:30 p.m. in meeting room 2 to discuss "The Whipping Boy" by Sid Fleischman and create a family tree. An organizational meeting for the new QUIRKY Ladies' Book Club begins at 6:35 p.m., where the first book will be announced and copies will be available for checkout.

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  2. Around the Southeast for Sept. 21, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | The Advocate

    Learn to turn plastic bags into yarn from 10 a.m. to noon Thursday at Jones Creek Regional Branch Library. The plastic yarn is used to make lightweight, weather-resistant sleeping mats for people who are homeless and living on the streets.

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  3. Around Mid City for Sept. 21, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | The Advocate

    Celebrate International Peace Day from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday at the Main Library's Children's Storytime Area, where kids can decorate a peace sign. Neighborhood pool sharks ages 16 and older can test their skills in pool tournaments from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. on the third Thursday of every month at Blueberry Street Park, 1870 N. Ardenwood Drive.

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  4. Port Hudson class learns historic art of tattingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The Advocate

    A student prepares to create a ring in needle tatting. Creating rings from a the double stitch and picots, which are on the needle, is the basis on tatting projects.

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  5. Shooter fired at van filled with Youth Oasis residents Tuesday night, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | The Advocate

    Baton Rouge Police work the scene of a shooting at the Youth Oasis youth shelter on S. Acadian Thruway at Wilshire, Tuesday night, September 19, 2017, in Baton Rouge, La. Baton Rouge Police work the scene of a shooting at the Youth Oasis youth shelter on S. Acadian Thruway at Wilshire, Tuesday night, September 19, 2017, in Baton Rouge, La.

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  6. Smiley: Rodents welcome in the kitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | The Advocate

    I'm enjoying our stories about encounters with squirrels, which proves it doesn't take much to keep me entertained. "He placed pecans on the ground near the kitchen door, stood at the open door and tapped two pecans together.

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  7. Online public school holding open house in BakerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Advocate

    University View Academy, a tuition-free public online charter school in Louisiana for K-12, is inviting enrolled students and interested families from the greater Baton Rouge area to an open house from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29, at Greenwood Community Park, 13350 La.

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  8. St. Luke's community gathers donations for Hurricane Harvey victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Advocate

    St. Luke's Episcopal Church Deacon Reese Wiggins, back left, and fifth-graders from St. Luke's Episcopal Day School look over donations bound for St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Beaumont, Texas, on Sept. 8. St. Luke's Episcopal Church Deacon Reese Wiggins, second from left, and students from St. Luke's Episcopal Day School load donations into a truck bound for St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Beaumont, Texas, on Sept.

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  9. State treasurer candidate forum slated for Tuesday at Louisiana State ArchivesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Advocate

    A Louisiana state treasurer candidate forum will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Louisiana State Archives, 3851 Essen Lane. Sponsors are Ascension Republican Women and Republican Women of Baton Rouge.

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  10. Tickets available for BRCC Foundation's Chancellor's Evening with Alvin Ailey IIRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Advocate

    Tickets are available for Baton Rouge Community College and the BRCC Foundation's Chancellor's Evening with Alvin Ailey II, to be held Nov. 5 in the college's Magnolia Performing Arts Pavilion. "It is an absolute honor to share such an enriching arts event with the Baton Rouge community as an extension of our commitment to serve the Capital Region and provide an opportunity for patrons to support Louisiana's future workforce and the advancement of BRCC's students," Chancellor Larissa Littleton-Steib said.

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  11. Community outreach training to address substance abuse addiction open to publicRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Advocate

    The public is invited to a community outreach training session to address substance use and abuse in the region. The training will be offered from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sept.

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  12. Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre to hold auditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Advocate

    The Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre will hold open auditions for advanced dancers for its 2017-18 season, as well as children's auditions for "The Nutcracker - A Tale from the Bayou" at Dancers' Workshop, 10745 Linkwood Court, Baton Rouge. Company auditions will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept.

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  13. Sports Extra for Sept. 21, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Advocate

    West Feliciana's Clayton Howard, shown against East Feliciana, helped the Saints get going against Live Oak with a 20-yard run for a touchdown. East Feliciana's Gemontae Franklin, right, looks to clear a path for Marvell Jackson, in a recent game.

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  14. Can't rule out killing of former BREC commissioner, other East...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by GRACE TOOHEY -- The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office investigates outside the Pride home of a former BREC commissioner who was fatally shot on Tuesday. Advocate staff photo by GRACE TOOHEY -- The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office investigates outside the Pride home of a former BREC commissioner who was fatally shot on Tuesday.

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  15. Family of former BREC commissioner fatally shot in Pride says 'no one on earth' wanted to harm himRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Advocate

    A man who formerly served on the Baton Rouge Park and Recreation Commission was fatally shot outside his house in Pride on Tuesday evening, authorities say. Deputies responded to reports of a shooting at 15288 Port Hudson-Pride Road about 5:45 p.m. Tuesday, and Carroll Breeden, 66, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office.

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  16. What we know, don't know after Kenneth Gleason's arrest in slayings of 2 black menRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Kenneth James Gleason, 23, of 5144 Sandy Ridge is led from the LSP Violent Crimes Unit after being charged with two counts of First Degree Murder and Illegal Use of a Weapon by the Baton Rouge Police Department Tuesday. Escorting Gleason is, left, BRPD Det.

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  17. Shooting reported in north Baton Rouge on Wednesday morning, EMS saysRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Baton Rouge emergency crews are on the scene of a shooting Wednesday morning near the intersection of Dutton Avenue and Denham Street, according to EMS spokesman Mark Chustz.

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  18. Family of prison inmate who committed suicide sues city, parish...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Jonathan Fano killed himself inside his cell at East Baton Rouge Parish Prison in February, and his family filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the city and parish claiming that jail officials knew the cell where he was placed wasn't fit for a suicidal inmate. Fano's mother, Maria Olga Zavala, filed the civil rights complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana.

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  19. Lsu RB Derrius Guice 'very questionable' for game against SyracuseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Advocate

    LSU running back Derrius Guice runs free as Brigham Young linebacker Butch Pau'u and Brigham Young defensive lineman Rhett Sandlin give chase during the first half at LSU's football season opener against Brigham Young University Saturday Sept. 2, 2017, in New Orleans, La..

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  20. Electrical fire damages trailer on Grebe Street early Wednesday, BRFD saysRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Advocate

    An electrical fire damaged a trailer home on Grebe Street early Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017.

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