Food and Fun

BR Epicurean Society honors Jay Campbell with lifetime achievement award

Jay Campbell, President and CEO of Associated Grocers, will be the recipient of the Grace ‘Mama’ Marino Lifetime Achievement Award for 2014.

Local woman creates 'Hot Mom Bod' diet to help women lose weight

Leslie Lancaster is a woman with whom many of us moms can relate. She says she put on fifty pounds with both her pregnancies…and ate a ton of whatever she wanted both times.

Lion dances, Kung Fu exhibitions to kick off local Chinese new year celebrations

Chinese Lunar Year 4712, the Year of the Wood Horse, will drum its way into Baton Rouge on Saturday, Feb 1, 2014, and will continue with celebrations throughout the months of February and March.

BREC invites public to grand opening celebration at Highland Road Community Park

If you’ve been stuck inside over the past couple of days because of the Ice Storm, then you might enjoy BREC’s grand opening celebration of the new pavilion and park grounds at Highland Road Community Park on Saturday.

BR business owner donates store to food bank

The Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank will be moving to a new location. Albert Fraenkel, a Baton Rouge business owner, has donated his 40 year old furniture store to the food bank.

Poehler, Fey talk Golden Globes

Comedians Amy Poehler and Tina Fey host this year's Golden Globe awards. This is the second year the two have presided over the free-wheeling dinner party and awards show.

Food Network's 'Restaurant: Impossible' takes over BR pizzeria

You might recall Food Network's Chef Robert Irvine and maybe a couple of his head on tactics on the TV reality show 'Restaurant: Impossible.'  He and his team are bringing the lights, cameras, and action down south this winter.

Public invited to musical celebration remembering Blues legend Tabby Thomas

Born on January 5, 1929, Ernest “Rockin’ Tabby” Thomas brought Baton Rouge swamp blues to millions of blues fans all across the world through his live music, his records, his Saturday afternoon radio show and, for more than tw

Explosive films ring in the New Year at Manship Theater

The Manship Theater will begin 2014 with large booms and bursts of color. No the Theater is not putting on a fireworks display. Instead, it will feature a wide variety of independent films and documentaries in January.

Massages improve health, relieve stress: local spa advocates health benefits

The Travel Channels top rated spa in the state is now here in Baton Rouge!

'Whoa-Ga' gives yoga new meaning: woman teaches horse back riding with yoga poses

Horseback riding takes practice and of course skill. But what happens when you combine horseback riding with "downward-facing dog?” Well, you get ‘Whoa-Ga’.

Woman’s Hospital Hosts Red Stick Farmers Market

On Tuesday, Dec. 10, Woman’s will host a Farmers Market on the hospital’s campus.

Last minute shoppers prepare for Thanksgiving holiday

If shopping carts, long lines, and crowds of people make you think about Black Friday, think again.

Local horse rescue holds fundraiser, 'Peace, Love and Horses'

One local horse rescue organization is asking you for your support with an upcoming fundraiser. Equine Advocates of the Felicianas is hosting "Peace, Love and Horses" on December, 7th at the New Roads Arena.

INTERVIEW: "The Mouth of the South Hart" sits down with NBC33

He’s known as "The Mouth of the South Hart". Jimmy Hart is a legendary manager of some of the biggest names in WWE history. He is making a special visit to us here in south Louisiana.