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Trick or Treat with Deputies

BATON ROUGE, LA (WGMB) October 31, 2010 This Halloween, youngsters at Elvin street park got police escorts to go trick or treating.

Voodoofest 2010

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WGMB) October 31, 2010 While the last day of voodoo fest came to a close... Local musicians and actors took a tour of the oil remaining on the coast.

Homemade Haunted Houses

BATON ROUGE, LA (WGMB) October 31, 2010 Halloween is upon us, but some Baton Rouge residents think its safer not to trick or treat.

Shooting on Paige Street

BATON ROUGE, LA (WVLA) October 30, 2010 Saturday night, a child was shot on Paige street. Baton Rouge Police say it happened around 9:00 p.m. in the Zion City neighborhood.

Torregano Quartet Performs at Baton Rouge General

BATON ROUGE, LA (WGMB) October 30, 2010 Cancer patients got a free concert at the Baton Rouge General.

Arthritis Alliance Health and Wellness Fair

BATON ROUGE, LA (WGMB) October 30, 2010  Baton Rouge residents walked into the Crowne Plaza to learn how to deal with their Arthritis. Arthritis is a condition that is thought to only affect the elderly.

Carlotta Street Apartment Fire

BATON ROUGE, LA (WGMB) While the block party on Carlotta Street was going, someone set an apartment on fire.

Super Science Saturday

BATON ROUGE, LA (WGMB) Super Science Saturday has gone on for years, and the LSU department of chemistry and the Baton Rouge ACS had youngsters of all ages gasping and smiling at hydrogen and liquid nitrogen.

Cracking down on unpaid parking tickets

BATON ROUGE, La (WGMB) - A Baton Rouge council member says there are over $15,000 in unpaid parking tickets in the city. Mayor Pro Tem Mike Walker says that equals more than $150,000 dollars in uncollected revenue for the city.

Brewery starts production in Baton Rouge

BATON ROUGE, LA (WGMB)--If you're not drinking local beer, then you're not drinking the best.