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New cookbook equips kitchens from New Orleans to New York with seasonal Louisiana cuisine

Louisiana’s identity is inextricably tied to its famous foods; gumbo, red beans and rice, jambalaya, and étouffée are among the delicious dishes that locals cherish and visitors remember.

Louisiana law firm offers a safe ride home from St. Patrick's Day festivities

A local personal injury law firm is offering safe, free rides to those party-goers enjoying the St. Patrick's Day festivities this weekend.

Former BR city prosecutor dies in Denham Springs hotel; detectives seek woman for questioning

A former Baton Rouge city prosecutor was found dead in a Denham Springs hotel last night, and police are currently working to identify a woman who they believe might have information regarding his death.

Police: Driver died after motorcycle travled for 212 feet before crashing into ditch

A Pine Grove man died Thursday from injuries sustained in a motorcycle crash that occurred in Walker Wednesday evening.

Truck flips after crash, lands on top of parked vehicle

A man was sent to the hospital this morning after he caused a crash that sent his vehicle flying onto a parked vehicle.

Three horses seized from Baker man's home

Animal control officers and sheriff's deputies seized a trio of horses Friday morning after months of complaints. The team arrived at Don Pedigo's house around 10:00 a.m. and presented him an ultimatum.

$2.9 million bike path to link mid-city to downtown Baton Rouge

A bike path linking mid-city Baton Rouge to downtown is gaining serious traction. When it's complete, people will be able to bike or walk between Spanish Town, Memorial Stadium, Seven BREC parks and several spots in between.

Shooting outside community center devoted to non-violence shocks workers

A shooting that killed one and injured two others happened outside a local community center that’s devoted as a safe place for children.

Jindal chides GOP's 'obsession with zeroes' in budget battles

The current Republican Party is distracted by the constant battles in Washington over the bloated federal debt, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal told a gathering of conservative activists Friday.

MISSING: Mother never arrives for work at restaurant in Brusly

Officials are asking the public’s assistance in locating a woman who was last seen heading to work. She never arrived and has not been seen for a nearly two days.