Friday, July 21, 2017
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Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Michael Scott Myers hosted his Cane Fire Film Series “My Entire High School Sinking into the Sea” on a recent evening at the Acadiana Center for the Arts. “This is the third animé film we’ve had,” said Myers, kicked back during prescreening. The f…

Monday, July 17, 2017
Sunday, July 16, 2017

Missy Guilliot, of Lafayette, says, "My daughter and her family moved from Chicago to California. The moving van moved the most, but the family drove a rental van. The trip took three days with their 5-year-old son, Wilder.

Saturday, July 15, 2017
Friday, July 14, 2017
Friday, July 14, 2017
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Bonefish Grill hosted a two-day martini-thon with Tuesday falling on the Fourth this year, but bartender Chase Prejean was happy to shake up his pomegranate-sage martinis to benefit Healing House just the same. “It’s one of our seasonal cocktails;…

Annie Fugler tells of a discovery that reinforces my often-expressed, and sometimes disputed, contention that there is indeed a reason for the existence of my column in The Advocate:    

Monday, July 10, 2017
Sunday, July 09, 2017

Location-Price-Amenities-This home has it all! Immaculately maintained and move-in ready this 4 bedroom,3 bathroom home is ready for its new owner. All you have to do here is move-in and enjoy your new home! Located off Youngsville Hwy, with easy …

Saturday, July 08, 2017

I have always belonged to the George Thorogood School of Drinking: “One bourbon, one scotch, one beer.” Believing that alcohol is best alone, pure and unadulterated, and other ingredients only muddy the water and hide the true purpose, I am theref…

Friday, July 07, 2017

Dear Smiley: My lovely wife, Grace Valenciano, retiring this year after 20 years of teaching kindergarten at Our Lady of Mercy School in Baton Rouge, overheard one of her students tell another that Ms. Grace is being “recycled.”

Thursday, July 06, 2017
Wednesday, July 05, 2017
Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Marietta Zeringue and Cajun Connection celebrated the departure of Tropical Storm Cindy in true New Orleans fashion — with a hurricane party. And what better way to beat the cabin blues than Champagne and shopping. Cindy had the last laugh, howeve…

Monday, July 03, 2017

Linda Whitman, of Denham Springs, tells of an "only in south Louisiana" moment involving water — a much happier tale than she would have told almost a year ago:

Sunday, July 02, 2017
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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Schilling wined and dined its private guests with a four-course dinner and le vin to go with it. Robert “BJ” Brankline did the cooking, pairing up butternut squash soup with Custard Chardonnay, mushroom bruschetta and pinot noir followed by rib ey…