By the numbers: The total number of robocalls received nationwide in February was approximately 4.9 billion, robocall blocker YouMail reports. Atlanta once again topped the list of cities with the most robocalls with 200.1 million robocalls received, but Baton Rouge came in second with 53 calls per person. See the full report.
Getting pumped: The number of gas stations selling fuel for less than $2 a gallon is shrinking as spring price spikes take effect. The national average price of gas has jumped 17 cents in the last month to $2.45, according to AAA, USA Today reports. That figure is likely to increase by another 15 to 25 cents in the coming weeks, says Patrick DeHaan, senior petroleum analyst at fuel-tracking app GasBuddy. Read the full story.
Done deal: A previously announced deal for a 10,000-square-foot building on Bluebonnet Boulevard has closed. Dr. Todd Howell and Kirk Kepper bought the building at 8485 Bluebonnet Blvd. through their LLC, K & H Properties, for $2.6 million from Donald G. Scully and Carmen Bonanno Scully, sales documents show. As Daily Report previously reported, Howell and Kepper purchased the property to move their Aesthetic Medicine Institute and Anti Aging Clinics of Louisiana into a larger office to double its practice size, hire new staff and open a school to train aestheticians and cosmetologists in laser procedures.