Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

BREC park splash pads are open at Forest, Greenwood, Highland, Jackson and Zachary Community Parks for the 2017 season. The City-Brooks Community Park splash pad is undergoing repairs and will open later in the season.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The Louisiana Highway Safety Commission has grants available to local, parish and state agencies, nonprofits, corporations, hospitals, highway safety advocacy groups, individuals, local school boards or schools, universities and other higher learn…

Cat Haven of Greater Baton Rouge is a nonprofit rescue organization for cats and kittens. The Cat Haven Adoption Center is at 11130 N. Harrell’s Ferry Road and is open for adoptions from noon to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Su…

Friends of the Animals Baton Rouge has a variety of rescued dogs available for adoption. See them online at fotabr.petfinder.com or meet them at the Dog Adoption House, a pleasant, home-like facility at 8476 Highland Road. The Dog Adoption House i…

Report is based on Baton Rouge crime incidents handled by the Baton Rouge Police Department, including burglaries (vehicle, residential and nonresidential), robberies (individual and business), auto theft, homicides and rapes between March 3-9.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

The annual Rockin' at the Swamp Saturday at BREC's Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center featured a chance for kids to collect rocks, minerals and iron pyrite; climb a rock wall, and take part in other rock-related activities.

Speakers at TEDxLSU 2017 Saturday spoke about everything from gravitational waves, to communicating through dance, to breast cancer research, and chose to deliver their messages in formats from slam poetry, to comedy to dance.

Members of the dance ensemble at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts in Natchitoches will present their spring dance concert, "Refraction," March 30-April 1 in the Black Box of the Center for Performance and Technology at the school.

Cat Haven of Greater Baton Rouge is a nonprofit rescue organization for cats and kittens. The Cat Haven Adoption Center is at 11130 N. Harrell’s Ferry Road and is open for adoptions from noon to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Su…

The St. George Fire Department operates eight fire stations, and its two response districts are roughly separated by Airline Highway, with one zone mostly north and east of Airline Highway, while the other is south and west of Airline Highway.

Report is based on Baton Rouge crime incidents handled by the Baton Rouge Police Department, including burglaries (vehicle, residential and nonresidential), robberies (individual and business), auto theft, homicides and rapes between Feb. 24-March 2.

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

More than 7,000 people turned at Saturday for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure at LSU.

To honor the contributions farm moms make in their communities and beyond, the America’s Farmers Mom of the Year Contest, sponsored by Monsanto, will help some of the most outstanding farm moms make an even bigger difference in their communities.

The Baton Rouge Corvette Club recently paraded with residents from the Ollie Steele Burton Manor assisted living center.