Food and Fun

Chappelle plays Prince on new single's cover

Forget Rick James. He’s Prince, bi – uh, baby. (Sorry, this is a family website.)

Local artist heads to New York to paint for the stars at VMA's

He’s an artist from Baton Rouge and he’s taking the nation by storm.

Ferrari sells for record $27.5 million

A 1967 Ferrari convertible sold for $27.5 million at an auction in Monterey, Calif., the highest price ever paid for a Ferrari at auction. In fact, it's the highest price ever paid for any road car at auction.

IFA Redfish Tours head to Grand Isle on August 24-25

Inshore anglers from across Louisiana and surrounding regions will meet at Grand Isle for the final 2013 Louisiana Division events of the IFA Redfish Tour.

Baton Rouge Blues Foundation hosts 2013 Blues Gala

The 2013 Baton Rouge Blues Foundation Blues Gala will honor the worldwide blues inspiration Muddy Waters, born “McKinley Morganfield” (April 4, 1913 – April 30, 1983). The 2013 Blues Gala is set for Aug. 22 at 7:00 p.m.

Study: Heavy coffee drinking in people under 55 linked to early death

When you make coffee with breakfast, or grab a to-go cup at a cafe before work, or raid your office's break room for a cup in the afternoon, you're probably not thinking about how scientists are studying it.

True love and homegrown tomatoes

The Southern Foodways Alliance delves deep in the history, tradition, heroes and plain old deliciousness of Southern food.

Shrimp shortage leads to record high prices; Gulf Coast shrimpers set to benefit

You may have to skimp on the shrimp this summer.

Local DJ to be inducted into the Cajun French Music Association’s Hall of Fame

Roland Doucet will be inducted into the Cajun French Music Association’s Hall of Fame. The ceremony took place in Rayne.

SU's Fall Fan Fest relocated to FG Clark Activity Center

Southern University Athletics announced the second annual SU Fall Fan Fest refreshed by Coca-Cola on Saturday, Aug. 17 originally scheduled in Seymour Gym will be relocated to the FG Clark Activity Center.

The Cure joins roster of headliners for 2013 Voodoo Experience

"The Cure has joined the ritual," was posted on Wednesday, Aug. 14 by The Voodoo Experience to announce the band's addition to the 2013 lineup.

Whole Foods to host 'Local Vendor Fair' on August 17

The Local Vendor Fair provides an opportunity for Louisiana producers and growers to pitch their products to Whole Foods Market.

The Perseid meteor shower... now appearing in the sky above you

A celestial fireworks show peaks Monday and Tuesday as our earth passes though the dust of a comet's tail.

Louisiana bull riding hero to host Professional Bull Riders event

The Gerry Lane Professional Bull Riders Chris Shivers Invitational returns to the Baton Rouge River Center on Friday, August 23 and Saturday, August 24, 2013.

Book debunks myths and confirms legends of LSU’s live tiger

Mike the Tiger has symbolized the spirit and resolve of LSU for more than 75 years.