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Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital

Design: Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital

The $230 million Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital was designed by HKS in Dallas and built by Brasfield & Gorrie from Nashville.
LSU, Research Park Corporation

What are LSU and Research Park Corporation doing to improve the entrepreneurial ecosystem?

Rather than embrace an Emergent Method study, Research Park Corporation and LSU say following big-picture themes will boost the entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Entrepreneur Layne Zuelke

Entrepreneur: Layne Zuelke

SETTING SIGHTS While visiting the New Orleans Museum of Art as a child, Baton Rouge-native Layne Zuelke’s eye was drawn to the intricate beauty of...
Executive Spotlight

Executive Spotlight: Calvin Mills Jr.

Position: CEO/President Company: CMC Technology Solutions, and SLT Technology Inc. Age: 41 Family: Wife, Brittany, two daughters (Bryce and Baylor Mills), and one son (Aiden Mills) Hometown: New...
JR Ball Louisiana governor

JR Ball: A quest for substance in Louisiana governor’s race

So, here’s what we know about the main contenders jockeying to become the next governor of Louisiana: one guy says he’s as Donald Trump...
Stephanie Riegel Funes column

Riegel: We can handle the truth about John Paul Funes

In June, former hospital fundraiser John Paul Funes pleaded guilty in federal court to stealing $550,000 from the Our Lady of the Lake Foundation,...
Baton Rouge McCollister

Publisher: Will Baton Rouge ever learn … and embrace change?

They say, “the more things change, the more they remain the same.” As I wrote in my last editorial, the world is not remaining...
grocery store

Grocery stores specialize to compete in crowded market

In the span of a typical week, Courtney Bush will often visit three, sometimes four, different supermarkets to pick up groceries for her family. She’ll...
health care

Baton Rouge companies out to control their health care destiny

Kerry Drake knows, perhaps better than most, the challenges businesses face when it comes to employee health care. As an employer and president of employee...

Bringing early cancer detection to a workplace near you

Kelly Gill still carries in her wallet a printed Google image of a man suffering from basal-cell carcinoma—a type of skin cancer that when...