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Rotary’s centennial sculpture installation delayed by rising Mississippi River

Installation of a 14-foot high steel sculpture meant to commemorate the Rotary Club of Baton Rouge’s 100th year has been delayed since October by...

Radisson on South Acadian sells for $2.7M

The 122-room Radisson Baton Rouge Hotel and Conference Center on South Acadian Thruway has switched ownership, selling yesterday for $2.7 million, according to sales...

Woman’s Hospital undergoing leadership transition as four top executives leave

Retiring president and CEO Teri Fontenot is not the only top executive leaving Woman’s Hospital this year. Three other leadership positions are also being...

Former Sam’s Club at Cortana sold for $5.6M

The former Sam’s Club at Cortana Mall that abruptly closed last year has been sold for $5.6 million, according to sales documents. Baton Rouge-based...

Blame this morning’s I-10 traffic nightmare on a pothole

Traffic backups for commuters traveling east on Interstate 10 this morning were made worse this morning after a pothole repair needing extra work brought...

Need a water treatment plant? Baton Rouge could sell the Central property as is

Baton Rouge city-parish officials are strongly considering the possibility of putting the Central Wastewater Treatment Plant property on the market within the next year—without...

Louisiana borrowing $185M to start interstate projects

Louisiana will borrow $185 million in April to finance highly sought roadwork across the state, ranging from the much-anticipated widening of Interstate 10 in...

Roundup: Ocshner expands training / Another riverboat to set sail / Undergraduate research

Job training: Ochsner Health System today announced plans to expand Ochsner’s Medical Assistant Training Program into East Baton Rouge Parish through a partnership with...

Stupp Corp. announces $22M expansion at Baton Rouge plant

Stupp Corporation today announced it will spend $22 million to upgrade its two steel pipe manufacturing plants at its north Baton Rouge headquarters. The...

MPAA report: Domestic box office sold record $11.9B in tickets

The domestic box office reported record-high revenues in 2018, the Los Angeles Times reports, contributing to a worldwide 1% increase in movie ticket sales...

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