BR Lagniappe

CEO of Humane Society of the U.S.Author's Book

Wayne Pacelle with the Humane Society of the U.S.

Sunday in the Park music series begins this weekend

Derek Gordon with the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge joined the set of Baton Rouge Lagniappe this week to discuss this year's lineup for Sunday in the Park Music Series- a series that will be held in Town Square this yea

BR Transit Reform to be voted on April 21

Adam Knapp with the BR Chamber of Commerce and Reverend Raymon Jetson, Pastor of Star Hill Church in BR shared about the Comprehensive Transit Reform to be voted on April 21.

Dreams Come True lets taxpayers donate to grant wishes

Jackie Heroman with the Make A Wish Foundation joined this week's episode of Baton Rouge Lagniappe to discuss their organization, which grants terminally ill children a wish. 

Local women re-entering workforce get suited up for work

Karron Alford with Women in Media Baton Rouge shared about this year's "Attire for Hire" Annual Clothing Drive to be held Saturday, March 31 from 8:00 a.m.

Mayor Holden to ride bike for Parkinson's Awareness

Sally Palmer with the InterFaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge talked about Parkinson's disease and also about an event to raise awareness of the disease. 

'Wheels to Succeed' bike ride happens tomorrow

Lauren Hoffman with the McMain Child Development Center tells us about the help they provide to children wiht special needs. She then discussed the "Wheels to Succeed" program, which helps provide these childr

LSU Opera to perform popular comedy 'La Cenerentola'

LSU Opera will continue its 2011-2012 Season with one of Giacchino Rossini's most popular masterpieces , La Cenerentola, or " Cinderella".

Boy Scout Troop to benefit from local film by 11 year old

Jim Hogg with Friends of Boy Scout Troop #769 and 11-year old film maker James Hogg shared about  "My 1863 Adventure," an American Civil War film by James Hogg.  In the film, young

Relay for Life Events scheduled around BR in March

Logan Sacco , Community Representative with the American Cancer Society shared what the Relay For Life event is, and gave information on upcoming Relays for Life being held in Livingston, Ascension, Denham Springs, and Placquemine this month.&n