Food and Fun

Piccadilly brings back summer literacy program

Piccadilly Restaurants is once again encouraging children to read with the second year of their Back to Books summer reading program.

Famous Natchitoches restaurant featured on nationally syndicated show

The famous Lasyone's Meat Pie Kitchen in Natchitoches, Louisiana will be featured on a new syndicated show airing this Fall.

Kenilworth parade honors American Red Cross, all who serve

There was a lot of white and blue at the annual Kenilworth Civic Association 4th of July Parade, but red was the dominant color.

Locals celebrate 2014 Baton Rouge Pride Fest

Saturday, hundreds of people went downtown to show some "pride." The 2014 Pride Fest kicked off this afternoon inside the Atrium at the Belle of Baton Rouge.

New Orleans woman bakes free birthday cakes for strangers

By Kenny Lopez New Orleans, LA (WGNO) -- It's the one day a year you get to celebrate you!

Streets around BREC’s City-Brooks Park to close for Family Fit Day June 14

The streets that loop around City Park, Brooks Park and City Park Lake will close to motor vehicles on Saturday, June 14, from 7:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. in order to open them to recreation for BR Family Fit Day.

Miss USA announces judging panel for 2014

New York, NY–NBC, Donald J. Trump and Paula M.

Halal butcher promises 'honest to God' burgers

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Thick T-bone steaks and richly marbled oxtails decorate the display case at Honest Chops, the first whole animal halal butchery in the country.

The dos and don'ts of wedding toasts

(CNN) -- When Bill Murray delivered an impromptu toast to a rowdy bachelor party in Charleston, South Carolina, last weekend, he gave poignant and charming advice for everyone but the groom.

4 major artists set to perform at Miss USA in Baton Rouge

NEW YORK — May 28, 2014 — NBC, Donald J. Trump and Paula M.

Bayou Country Superfest lineup

Friday, May 23 Chris Young- 6:00 p.m. Reba- 7:00 p.m. George Strait- 8:45 p.m. Saturday, May 24 Gloriana- 5:00 p.m. Easton Corbin- 5:45 p.m.

CATS brings convenience to Bayou Country Superfest

CATS wants Country Superfest fans to relax and ride. The transit system will offer shuttle service from hotels around the College Drive and downtown areas.

Hot on the tamale trail in the Mississippi Delta

World-renowned chef, author and Emmy-winning television personality Anthony Bourdain visits the Mississippi Delta in the next episode of "Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown," airing Sunday, May 18, at 9 p.m. ET.

The voice behind LSU's Mike VI

We all know about LSU's strong points. What you may not know is that LSU's live mascot has his own Facebook page.

Best movie locations to visit in the U.S.

(CNN) -- Nothing against L.A. studios, the Manhattan skyline, the Golden Gate Bridge and those tax-credit incentive states -- "Lights, Camera, Georgia!" -- that know how to reel in a big movie production.