Heskeith Flavien, sous chef for Tallulah inside the Renaissance Hotel, moved from a small village in Saint Lucia in the Caribbean to Gonzales when he was 18. Almost as soon as he landed, Flavien adapted to Louisiana's atmosphere and flavors.
DATE: July 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: (Dine) Restaurants
Within is a hidden jewel that, once discovered, will have you wishing you found it sooner. That gem is Duang Tawan.
DATE: May 30, 2014 | CATEGORY: News (225)
Prep Fitness has opened a location at 36546 Mission St. in Prairieville. Among those attending the opening were owner Jordan Aucoin, Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez, Ascension Chamber of Commerce President/CEO Sherrie Despino, Ascension...
DATE: May 12, 2014 | CATEGORY: Current Issue
There has been perhaps no greater buzzword in the business world in recent years than "entrepreneurial." But a new report from the Brookings Institution says, "The U.S. economy has become less entrepreneurial over time," with the number of American...
DATE: May 07, 2014 | CATEGORY: Daily Report
A Craigslist ad was K. Emily Levine's entree into film production. As Business Report details in its new Entrepreneur feature on the Florida native, she had graduated from LSU in 2005 with a degree in studio art and found work at a local...
DATE: May 01, 2014 | CATEGORY: Daily Report
A Craig's List ad was K. Emily Levine's entrée into film production.
DATE: April 28, 2014 | CATEGORY: Current Issue
"I can't believe that this is the last day you will be five years old," I said to my youngest at bedtime, kissing all over her precious cheeks.
DATE: March 27, 2014 | CATEGORY: News (inR)
When Amanda Vincent was first asked to "put on a dog prom," she felt it was too crazy a concept to turn down.
DATE: November 30, 2013 | CATEGORY: News (inR)
A staple in Baton Rouge, The Chimes is known for its hearty food. Its menu is stacked with everything from blackened alligator to chicken club sandwiches to entrees such as its barbecue shrimp and much, much more. Consistency has been The Chimes'...
DATE: November 21, 2013 | CATEGORY: (Dine) Foodies
The Tigers may be taking their game to Alabama this weekend, but 225 Weekender notes there's still good reason to head to the North Gates of the LSU campus: the ninth annual North Gate Fest. LSU favorites like Louie's Café, Reginelli's,...
DATE: November 07, 2013 | CATEGORY: Daily Report
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