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BREC Burbank Dog Park needs your votes for improvement contest

A few clicks of the mouse will get dogs' tails wagging at BREC's Burbank Dog Park. The park and the BREC Foundation are nominated for a $100,000 prize presented by PetSafe.

Lawmakers agree on what tax exemptions they are considering to end

With four weeks until the end of the legislative session, it looks like Democrats and Republicans in the House of Representatives have come to an agreement.

Local artist makes big name for himself, fast

Baton Rouge has a huge art presence and now, there's one more player.

Neighborhood excited to see dilapidated home torn down due to health, safety hazard

An eye sore off of Highland Road is finally gone and people who live in the neighborhood are happy the city tore down an accused child pornographer's house today.

NODA to gang members: ‘We are coming after you and we will not be stopped’

Officials in New Orleans are sending a stern message today following the announcement of the city’s largest gang related indictment

OWI driver falsely accused of having stolen handgun

A simple oversight caused a 21-year-old to end up with a charge for a crime that he did not commit.

19-year-old arrested for stabbing a man multiple times during a street fight

A 19-year-old turned himself in to police for stabbing a man multiple times during a street fight.

Three arrested in Ascension Parish meth lab bust, multiple drug-related offenses

A man and two women have been arrested in Gonzales after a drug bust led to the discovery of a meth lab.

Tornado Season 2013: A quiet start

According to the Storm Prediction Center, this year is one of the least-active starts to tornado season in U.S. history.

BRPD: Former Saints cornerback arrested for battery, resisting an officer

Retired football player Randall Gay was arrested last night after he allegedly caused a disturbance at a local bar.