After being shut down for essentially six months, Baton Rouge doubt reopening so close to the fourth quarter will remedy the significant damage done to their industry, especially given the restrictions.
Nearly seven months after the first round of COVID-19 restrictions were issued, restaurants in Baton Rouge and New Orleans are still posting layoffs.
Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry challenged public schools and the Louisiana Department of Health on Sept. 24 over COVID-19 case reporting and disciplinary concerns. Landry tweeted last week that he believes Gov. John Bel Edwards...
While the pandemic is causing Louisiana’s private sector and local governments to shed thousands of jobs, it isn’t having the same effect on state government employment.
The Blue Cross Blue Shield insurance group has negotiated a tentative settlement in a 2012 antitrust suit, filed on behalf of customers, that would require a payout of around $2.7 billion and curtail practices that allegedly limited competition
The more than 700 people who attended the Travel South Domestic Showcase in Baton Rouge in early March rated the show as above average compared to previous shows.
Five long-overdue drainage projects in the parish that have been on the drawing board since the late 1980s appear poised to finally move forward.
Two well-known developers are in the early stages of planning unrelated multifamily projects in the heart of historic Spanish Town.
Schools must change their thinking toward parents in a pandemic-prevention world that has students remote learning from home.
We're emotionally cratering under the strain of a pandemic, a hurricane, social unrest and a presidential race, writes Editor Stephanie Riegel.
Power Breakfast Webcast coming Oct. 21: ‘Why Do My Company’s Health Insurance Rates Keep Rising, and What Can I Do About It?’
Ochsner Health System President and CEO Warner Thomas, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana economist Michael Bertaut and LaPorte CPAs and Business Advisors...
Beginning Oct. 6, Business Report will accept entries or nominations for its 2021 Business Awards & Hall of Fame. We’re looking for successful entrepreneurs, executives and...
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