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  1. Our Views: NOPD should follow lawRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Advocate

    As one of the city's top law enforcement officials, New Orleans Police Department Superintendent Ronal Serpas should know one can't simply pick and choose which laws to obey.

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  2. Advocate staff photo by Travis Spradling -- Parkview Elementary,...Read the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Advocate

    State education officials belatedly nominated a public elementary school in Baton Rouge for the prestigious Blue Ribbon School of Excellence award Thursday, leaving the school just eight days to complete the involved application, while four other eligible Louisiana schools had weeks to complete theirs.

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  3. Insurers will accept Ryan White funds through Nov. 15Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | The Advocate

    The three major insurance companies in the state offering coverage through the federal insurance exchange have agreed to continue to accept premium payments through Nov. 15 from a federal program that helps HIV/AIDS patients cover their health care costs.

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  4. BR designers ready for competition on runwayRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | The Advocate

    Baton Rouge will be well represented in two upcoming New Orleans fashion events - NOLA Fashion Week, March 14-22, and Fashion Week New Orleans , March 18-23.

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  5. Smiley: Fair warningRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2014 | The Advocate

    "I can just hear her when she starts driving: 'Papa, I had a fender-bender, but it is OK.

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  6. James Gill: Adley goes to bat for Big OilRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2014 | The Advocate

    The axiom says, if the law is against you, argue the facts, and if the facts are against you, argue the law.

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  7. Jeff McKeithen, Dickie Brennan's SteakhouseRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | The Advocate

    LCTA Workers' Comp has named Tim Reier as chief operating officer, overseeing the daily operation and direction of risk management resources, and Troy James Prevot as fund administrator responsible for guiding the self-insurance fund.

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  8. biofuels branching outRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | The Advocate

    Louisiana possesses the most renewable diesel production capacity in the country and possibly the world.

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  9. Legislators propose various changes to Tulane scholarships programRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | The Advocate

    Lawmakers are taking another look at a controversial program that allows state legislators to award Tulane University scholarships to students , including those connected to politicians and other insiders.

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  10. 'Visual Blues' explores relationship of Harlem artists with jazz, bluesRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | The Advocate

    She's backed only by a string bass, guitar and piano in Jay Robinson's 1947 painting, "Billie Holiday Singing the Blues," where she appears to be more of a young girl than a jazz singer carrying the world on her shoulders.

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  11. Former NFL safety Darren Sharper appears in Los Angeles Superior...Read the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | The Advocate

    A Los Angeles judge on Friday delayed until next week an extradition hearing for Darren Sharper, saying she wants him charged in New Orleans before allowing him to be released from a California jail, according to KNBC-TV in Los Angeles.

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  12. a True Detectivea closing out first seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2014 | The Advocate

    HBO's police drama " True Detective " closes out its freshman season Sunday. With its anthology series format, that means it's a wrap for the ritualistic serial killer storyline, and the detectives first put on the case, Martin Hart and Rust Cohle .

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  13. Continue reading a 'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | The Advocate

    If it was stage-managed to avoid the impression that he is the head of a country, nevertheless it was a tribute to Tibet that the Dalai Lama sat down for coffee with the president of the United States the other day in the White House.

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  14. Photo provided by Lawrence Cumbo -- Titled 'a Great Day in New...Read the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | The Advocate

    Having shadowed New Orleans music icon Dr. John for years, filmmaker and Baton Rouge native Lawrence Cumbo has hundreds of hours of footage from concerts, interviews, family reunions and tours.

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  15. Associated Press file photo by Nict Ut -- Former New Orleans Saints...Read the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | The Advocate

    On the eve of separate court appearances scheduled for Darren Sharper and Erik Nunez, the former Saints star's suspected accomplice in two alleged rapes last year in the Warehouse District, New Orleans police documents allege the men admitted to others about having nonconsensual sex with two women last fall.

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  16. Levee board nominators push back against JindalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by JOHN McCUSKER -- In this October 2013 Advocate file photo, Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East Board president Tim Doody watches as the Army Corps of Engineers prepares to close the Inner Harbor Navigation Canal-Lake Borgne Surge Barrier.

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  17. Vivid Ink acquires Circuit City buildingRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | The Advocate

    Vivid Ink Graphics, a printing company with offices in Baton Rouge and New Orleans, finalized the purchase of the old Circuit City building on Airline Highway.

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  18. 311 brings its long-playing concert back to N.O. for biannual eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | The Advocate

    Photo provided by BRIAN BOWEN SMITH -- 311, from left, are Tim Mahoney, Chad Sexton, Nick Hexum, P-Nut and S.A. Martinez.

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  19. Smiley: Thata s show bizRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | The Advocate

    There will be a lot of memories of the late Anne Price dredged up the next few days, so I'll add mine to the mix.

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  20. Advocate staff photo by Catherine Threlkeld -- East Baton Rouge...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | The Advocate

    East Baton Rouge Parish Superintendent Bernard Taylor has a plan to fight off charter school competition by creating autonomous schools that operate as part of the school system.

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