Entertainment

10th annual Art Melt kicks off with preview party; full event to take place Saturday

Forum 35’s tenth annual Art Melt—the largest multi-media, juried art exhibit in the state of Louisiana—opens at 5:00 p.m. on July 20, 2013 at Capitol Park Museum in downtown Baton Rouge.

BREC to hold first 'Movie at the Lagoon' celebration night

BREC is hosting its first-ever "Movie at the Lagoon" to celebrate National Parks and Recreation month. It’s set to happen at a special after-hours event at Liberty Lagoon on Saturday, July 20 from 7– 10 p.m.

Netflix joins the Emmy club

Remember Netflix, that little video rental outfit that sent you DVDs via the U.S. mail?

July Creative Louisiana speaker announced: Alex V Cook

Creative Louisiana, a monthly morning meetup for creative types, will hold its July event on Friday, July 26, 2013, at Magpie Cafe, located at 3205 Perkins Road in Baton Rouge. The featured guest speaker will be Alex V. Cook.

McDonald's to open in Vietnam

McDonald's plans to open its first restaurant in Vietnam, the fast food company said Tuesday, making it the latest U.S. brand to move into the communist country that was once at war with the United States.

Buy Buffalo Bill's pipe and help rescue Harrisburg

Harrisburg is looking back - way back - as a way to help it move forward from its financial mess.

Funny the way it is: Stranded Dave Matthews hitches ride with fan to show

Emily Kraus was psyched. She had been a Dave Matthews fan since she was 9. And she was on her way to see him at a show in Hershey, Pennsylvania.

New Orleans man claims $1 million Powerball prize

Roddy Palazzo, Jr. claimed the $1 million Powerball prize from the July 10 drawing.

New Orleans Woman claims $1 million Powerball prize on behalf of group

Bobby Reaux claimed a $1 million Powerball prize from the July 6 drawing on behalf of BCT, a self-named group of coworkers from Macy's at Lakeside Shopping Center in Metairie.

$1 million winning Powerball ticket purchased in New Orleans

Louisiana Powerball‬ players are on a roll. There was a $1 million winner in the drawing held on July 10. It's the second $1 million winner in five days, and the third one in less than a month.