They met online in 2006. Which was no easy task, being that it was before social media. It was in online forum on a sneaker trading website that Deon Point, working for a large company in Boston, kept chatting with a shoe guy from Lafayette who, a…
Consumer spending during the holiday shopping season will likely set records in Acadiana, just like nearly every market is the U.S. is predicting. Just how much is to be determined.
Amy Thibodeaux, former president and CEO of the Acadia Parish Chamber of Commerce, was hired as senior manager of external affairs at Advantous Consulting.
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Superior Grill, the popular Mexican restaurant with locations in Baton Rouge, Shreveport and New Orleans, has purchased the former Randol’s Restaurant and Seafood Processing properties for $3.5 million.
The wooden alligator that sat outside Randol’s Restaurant was moved Thursday to the Lafayette Convention & Visitors Center along Evangeline Thruway.
A south Lafayette apartment complex started by two Lafayette attorneys has been sold again, this time for $42.4 million.
Lafayette business owner Derek Curry and two partners will start work soon on a $50 million mixed-use development near the corner of Johnston Street and Mount Vernon Road.
Kevin Guillory, office coordinator for the Louisiana Entrepreneurship and Economic Development Center at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, spoke with Jan Swift of the Discover Lafayette podcast about his organization’s efforts to assist st…
Lourdes Physician Group added local gynecologist and minimally invasive gynecologic surgeon Dr. May Thomassee and colon and rectal surgery specialists Dr. Kenneth Champagne, Dr. Matthew Boudreaux and Dr. Bradley Champagne to its list of more than …
Small Business Saturday, a national event created to spotlight independent retailers during the holiday shopping season, is set to happen this weekend.
The CEO of Vermilionville has resigned after months of pressure from some Bayou Vermilion District board members who twice attempted to fire him.
A line of ready-to-grill oyster kits owned by Lafayette business owner and chef Boyer Derise is now being carried in all Rouses Markets.
Korey Champagne has high hopes for Acadian Slice in the new year, but first the Lafayette pie baker has to make it through the busy holiday season.
Marc Brattin, a Lafayette native and member of the Las Vegas-based band Foundry, talked about his music career with Jan Swift of the Discover Lafayette podcast ahead of the band’s show at the Cajundome Convention Center Saturday night.
Iconic Lafayette Cajun restaurant Randol’s Restaurant & Seafood Processing closed its doors Saturday after the owner sold the land, reports indicate.
Louisiana is now last in the nation in terms of recovery of COVID-related job losses and is not expected to get those jobs back for several years.
Market Treatz, a shop offering ice cream, shakes, cookies and other sweet treats, will open Friday in the McLain Market Place, 819 E Broussard Road, Suite 104.
Gabrielle Headrick of Lafayette paid $20 extra for express, next-day shipping in October to make sure she got her order as fast as possible.
A Breaux Bridge woman has been sentenced to 24 months in prison and ordered to pay $335,016 in restitution to her former employer for wire fraud.
Acadian Ambulance’s co-founder, Richard Zuschlag, on Thursday led viewers on a historical journey of the past 50 years, as the company marked a half-century in business.
CVS Health will close hundreds of drugstores over the next three years, as the retail giant adjusts to changing customer needs and converts to new store formats.
Kartchner’s Grocery and Specialty Meats will open in the former Schlotzky’s building on Johnston Street, the building’s owner announced Wednesday.
Acadian Ambulance will honor Thomas Sumrall of Lafayette as Paramedic of the Year and Jonathan Cody Sides of Memphis as the EMT of the Year during its 50th anniversary celebration webcast at noon Thursday.
Wallace Breaux, the longtime owner of the Breaux’s Mart on Moss Street in Lafayette, died Sunday at the age of 86.
The TJ Ribs location planned for Carencro will not happen after the property was sold to a group that will open a Best Stop Cajun Market.
Mandi Mitchell could have taken a victory lap. As associate secretary of the Louisiana Economic Development office, she was the point person with the state economic development office in negotiations with Amazon and its interest in investing in Lo…
The number of foreclosure filings in Lafayette Parish and most other markets in Louisiana declined in September compared to a year ago, data shows.
Stacy Romero, president and CEO of the Broussard Chamber of Commerce, was named to the 2022 board of officers and directors of the Louisiana Chamber of Commerce Executives during its annual awards ceremony in Baton Rouge.
Louisiana is surveying marine fishery and seafood businesses that lost money because of hurricanes this year and last, for a disaster aid request.
A Lafayette apartment complex has been sold to a Florida-based nonprofit organization that creates affordable housing for veterans.
The Louisiana Gulf Coast Oil & Gas Exposition will return its biennial show to Lafayette in 2022, the organization’s governing board has decided.
Even with the Acadiana real estate starting to cool, the median home sale price so far this year is over 12% higher than a year ago.