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Jazz Fest 2012 line-up announced

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX8) -- A massive music schedule has been unveiled for Jazz Fest 2012, with American rock classics The Ea

Last Holiday donation drive for homeless at Perkins Rowe is today!

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — NBC33 News, sister station FOX44 News, and St. Vincent de Paul have teamed up for another year of the holiday collection drive.

Local Black Friday Deals

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Black Friday is the biggest shopping day of the year and it's quickly approaching. Every year people wake up before the sun in hopes of getting a good deal.

Wizard World Comic Con announces return to New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX44) -- Wizard World Comic Con made its debut visit to New Orleans last year. The event was such an overwhelming success that the festival is returning for another year in the Crescent City.

Downtown roads to close Monday for filming of chase scene

BATON ROUGE, LA — City Police plan to close sections of Main and Laurel streets to traffic on Monday, Nov. 21, to film a chase scene for the television series “Breakout Kings.”

Macy's 'Believe' campaign

NEW YORK, NY (FOX44) - Macy’s announced the launch of “Believe,” the retailer’s annual national holiday effort to support the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Musicians perform to support local artist impacted by fire

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Ken Heard was just two days away from completing a renovation to his home and art studio on Gardere Lane in Baton Rouge when the unthinkable happened.

White Light Night art hop

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - As fall sets in and the winter season approaches, Baton Rouge livens with increasing excitement as the holidays roll in.

LSU to hold annual sweet potatoe and rice sale

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Sweet potatoes and popcorn rice … It’s an LSU tradition.

Food Network is looking for participants for new show

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Calling all cooks! Food Network is now casting for a new television series.