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  1. Photos: Good Friday seafood diningRead the original story

    Friday | The Advocate

    Advocate Staff Photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Grayson Greenlee, 21, of Zachary stirs a pot of crawfish Friday evening at Sammy's Grill on Highland Road.

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  2. EBR schools taxes up for renewal, revenue cover pay for teachers and support workersRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | The Advocate

    Early voting starts Saturday for the May 3 election which features renewals of two property tax propositions to maintain the pay of East Baton Rouge Parish schoolteachers and other school employees.

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  3. Land acquired for Comite River canal projectRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Advocate

    A 66-acre tract along U.S. 61 has been acquired for the long-awaited Comite River Diversion Canal project.

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  4. Baton Rouge area calendar for April 11-17, 2014Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Advocate

    KAMIKAZE ATTACK REMEMBRANCE CEREMONY: 1:55 p.m., USS Kidd fantail, 305 S. River Road.

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  5. Towns, officials fight pipeline closureRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | The Advocate

    A multibillion-dollar hedge fund's plan to abandon a leaky, money-losing gas pipeline that serves thousands of consumers in Louisiana could force some people to pay up to 15 times as much for natural gas, according to opponents of the proposal.

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  6. Advocate staff photo by Bill Feig -- Aerial of the Comite Diversion Canal. Looking north.Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | The Advocate

    In March 2003, then-U.S. Rep. Richard Baker was watching the ceremonial start of a public works project he'd been doggedly pushing for years - the Comite Diversion Canal.

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  7. Senator Ben NeversRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | The Advocate

    "I just think in some of these instances, the entire community needs to take part in the decision."

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  8. Legislation would cut size of EBR school board, limit power of superintendentRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | The Advocate

    When East Baton Rouge Parish voters go to the polls this fall, they may be voting for just seven School Board members, as opposed to 11. And once elected, those seven could be overseeing a massive hand-over of their power, as well as the power of the superintendent, to more than 80 school principals.

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  9. Bill to set St. George tax rateRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The Advocate

    On the final day to file bills, a Central state senator introduced legislation to set up the municipal framework for a city of St. George in East Baton Rouge Parish.

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  10. Payday loan bill moves to SenateRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The Advocate

    State Sen. Ben Nevers wanted to make "payday" loans cheaper in Louisiana by limiting the amount of interest that can be charged annually.

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  11. St. George legislation filedRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The Advocate

    On the final day to file bills, a Central state senator introduced legislation to set up the municipal framework for a city of St. George in East Baton Rouge Parish.

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  12. Jackson woman booked in knife attackRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | The Advocate

    A Jackson woman booked into East Baton Rouge Parish Prison is accused of attacking another woman with a knife, cutting her once and stabbing her twice, late Saturday night in the parking lot of the Men's Club.

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  13. Advocate Staff Photo by Hilary Scheinuk -- Sandra Barton, 39, speaks...Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | The Advocate

    "I don't hate him . I forgive him, but I don't want him to ever see the streets again."

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  14. With CATS new beginning, can it attract a riders of choicea ?Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 29 | The Advocate

    A new era for the Capital Area Transit System dawns Sunday with a the unveiling of a brand new route structure and schedule that is supposed to provide wider, faster and more direct bus service to the parish - all of which were promises made during a 2012 tax election .

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  15. Senate panel advances bill to ease creation of new school districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by HEATHER MCCLELLAND -- Citizens head towards Woodlawn Baptist Church for a public meeting about forming the City of St. George Thursday night.

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  16. Zachary ponders action on flood ordinance violationRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | The Advocate

    The city won't take action against a homeowner found in violation of the city's flood ordinance until it hears back from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mayor David Amrhein told the City Council on Tuesday.

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  17. Around Baton Rouge for March 23, 2014Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 22 | The Advocate

    CAJUN CLASSIC WHEELCHAIR TENNIS TOURNAMENT: 8 a.m., Paula G. Manship YMCA, 8100 YMCA Plaza Drive.

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  18. Around Baton Rouge for March 21, 2014Read the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | The Advocate

    CAJUN CLASSIC WHEELCHAIR TENNIS TOURNAMENT: 8 a.m., Paula G. Manship YMCA, 8100 YMCA Plaza Drive.

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  19. CATS to change routes, waive fares first weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS -- A Capital Area Transit System bus takes on riders at the main bus terminal on Florida Monday.

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  20. Continue reading a 'Read the original story

    Mar 15, 2014 | The Advocate

    The Baton Rouge company will build about 100 homes in Shadows of Ascension in Prairieville.

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