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  1. Natchitoches Main Street program featured as success storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | Natchitoches Times

    ... opportunities to explore the Cane River National Heritage Area while being in the heart of a Colonial, Antebellum and Creole history no matter where you turn." The name Natchitoches comes from the Native American word "NACK-a-tish" that can mean ...

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  2. Did Jean Lafitte ever live in Jean Lafitte? | LouisianswersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | NOLA.com

    ... "maybe." You see, Lafitte was a pirate - or, technically, a privateer, which is a legal pirate, but, you know: Creole tomato, Creole tuh-mah-toe. Anyway, like all good pirates he apparently didn't like to leave a fingerprint. That includes leaving a ...

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  3. Small feasts: Fete au Fete's small tweaks give new life to traditional Louisiana dishesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | The Advocate

    ... Martello has created a collection of traditional Southern dishes with small tweaks that reinvigorate those Cajun and Creole favorites. Fete au Fete's abbreviated menu features red beans and rice, shrimp and grits, and gumbo prepared with premium ...

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  4. Hymel's Restaurant in Convent shuts its doors after more than 70 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | NOLA.com

    ... you will do as good families do and celebrate all the great memories." The family-owned restaurant served Cajun and Creole foods and was located along the Mississippi River on Louisiana Highway 44. As the post describes, the building originally ...

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  5. Founders of New Orleans presents 6 young ladies at ballRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | NOLA.com

    ... in Paris, France in 1727. He was an engineer, soldier and Royal Surveyor who married Marie Jeanne Lapierre, a French Creole born in New Orleans in 1732. Four sons and five daughters were born of this marriage. In 1765, Louis led a group of Acadian ...

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  6. Tiny House Festival comes to Slidell this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | NOLA.com

    ... trucks, a staple the festival is known for. "It was so easy to get selections here," John said. Vendors include The Creole Caveman, Ollie's Hot Tamales, Old School Eats (appropriately housed in a school bus conversion rather than a food truck), ...

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  7. Jambalaya Shoppe will add locations in Acadian-Perkins Plaza, Ichiban SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | The Advocate

    ... said. Jambalaya Shoppe was founded 25 years ago by Cheryl Fontenot. The restaurant specializes in such Cajun and Creole favorites as gumbo, boudin, red beans and, of course, jambalaya. Fives said both of the new Baton Rouge locations will have 15-20 ...

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  8. Magnolia Mound Plantation to host festive Creole Christmas and Holiday FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | The Advocate

    James Linden Hogg will be one of the performers for Magnolia Mound Plantation's Creole Christmas and Holiday Fair on Dec. 9. James Linden Hogg will be one of the performers for Magnolia Mound Plantation's Creole Christmas and Holiday Fair on Dec. 9. Magnolia Mound Plantation and the Friends of Magnolia Mound will host a free Creole Christmas and a Holiday Fair from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Dec. 9 on the plantation grounds, 2161 Nicholson Drive. The event evokes a festive Sunday afternoon in December of 1818, with children's games, storytellers and classical musicians performing on the lawn, school choirs singing Christmas carols, wagon rides and a bonfire at the end of the day.

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  9. News roundup: New po-boy shop opening in Baton Rouge Friday a ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    Jed's Local, a po-boy restaurant that will also serve sandwiches, salads and daily plate lunch specials, is opening Friday in the 2,000-square-foot space on Jefferson Highway previously occupied by M.J.'s Cafe. The restaurant will be the second for chef Russell Davis, who will split his time between Jed's and Eliza Restaurant and Bar, the upscale Creole bistro he opened in 2016 near Bocage.

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  10. A spin to a holiday tradition, "The Creole Nutcracker," highlights Louisiana cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A 19th Century fairytale is getting a little spin and taste of Louisiana culture. The Creole Nutcracker is a new production coming to Acadiana.

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  11. The former slave who became a queen of Creole cuisineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | NOLA.com

    The Times-Picayune is marking the tricentennial of New Orleans with its ongoing 300 for 300 project, running through 2018 and highlighting 300 people who have made New Orleans New Orleans, featuring original artwork commissioned by NOLA.com The legacy : Nellie Murray was the Leah Chase of her age, an acclaimed Creole chef who achieved national fame when she was named chef de cuisine at the Louisiana Mansion Club at the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago in 1893. It was a dazzling rise for a woman who had been born into slavery.

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  12. News roundup: ICYMI-Forty under 40 class named a Walk-Ons to...Read the original story

    Monday Nov 26 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    ... of the will be spicing up this year's Independence Bowl on Dec. 27 in Shreveport, teaming up with Louisiana Cajun and Creole chef John Folse in an attempt to set a new Guinness World Record for the largest pot of Gumbo, the company announced today. ...

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  13. Tourist Commission directed to collect back TIF taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 24 | Natchitoches Times

    ... totaled $337,322. Gould reported on visitors to local attractions in October that included 2,198 to Cane River Creole plantations; 1,101 to Fort St. Jean Baptiste; 208 Los Adaes Historic Site; 186 to Grand Ecore Visitors Center for a total of 3,694. ...

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  14. Special Report: For black New Iberians, racist policing dredges up these painful memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 24 | The Advocate

    ... wife, Barbara, stayed quiet in the next room. Theodule (she pronounces it "toe-deal") was her uncle, the handsome Creole man she knew only in a frame on her grandmother's mantel. Barbara Welcome thumbs through a family Bible at her home in New ...

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  15. Where to find deals on Small Business SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 23 | Uptown Messenger

    ... Gross. SoFAB Pantry 1504 O.C. Haley Blvd. 2 p.m. Cooking demonstration by Nancy Wilson, author of Memere's Country Creole Cookbook: Stories and Recipes from Louisiana's German Coast, and is offering 1 complimentary museum admission with the purchase ...

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  16. Treble on the Teche starts tomorrow; concert is WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 18 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... opportunity for students, musicians, artists, volunteers, and the community to share our rich and diverse Cajun and Creole culture. The center is designed to be the primary artistic home-the heart and soul of Breaux Bridge and St. Martin Parish. TCA ...

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  17. Treme Creole Gumbo Festival presents Pinettes Brass Band + Free...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 18 | WWOZ

    The "future site of the New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park," Louis Armstrong Park is located in the Fauberg Treme, right outside the French Quarter on North Rampart Street. Armstrong Park was created to honor New Orleans' favorite son, the great Louis Armstrong, and to preserve the site of Congo Square.

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  18. Newly-formed band hopes to highlight jazz music in AcadianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 17 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    When you think of music and Acadiana, you usually think Creole or zydeco, but one band is hoping to revive jazz. Breaux Bridge native Sam Irwin and his traditional jazz band the Florida Street Blowhards made their debut at Teche Center for the Arts Saturday night.

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  19. Gumbo Recipes for NovemberRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2018 | WWOZ

    Each November, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation celebrates Louisiana's most iconic food with the Treme Creole Gumbo Festival. Emerging from 18th century Louisiana, gumbo's evolution was shaped by African, French, Spanish, Native American, Caribbean and German influences.

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  20. 7 fun fall festivals around New Orleans for this weekend, Nov. 16-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2018 | NOLA.com

    ... with a visit to Le Marche, a fabulous store brimming with plenty of cheese-related items to take home." Treme Creole Gumbo Festival is Nov. 17 and 18, 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m. both days at Louis Armstrong Park. A press release says the fest is "New ...

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