Levee plan upsets property owners
A levee proposal by the North Lafourche Levee District is receiving flak from landowners who aren't pleased with updated plans, causing the project to stall.
Former Pioneer Press staffer debuts mystery novel, 'First Case of Beers'
When Phil LaRose left the Pioneer Press staff earlier this year, those of us not tech-savvy moaned because he was our go-to guy when computer screens went wonky. Few of us knew he had been working on a humorous mystery novel.
Chamber honors local businesses
The Lafourche Chamber of Commerce installed a new president and delivered several awards Thursday night.
Canadians hail de la Renta as fashion force
FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2011 file photo, designer Oscar de la Renta attends the Diane von Furstenberg Spring 2012 fashion show during Fashion Week in New York. De la Renta received the 2012 Couture Council Award by The Fashion Institute of Technology in New York. De la Renta, a favorite of socialites and movie stars alike, has died.
Quebec-based Simons to open new stores in B.C., Alberta and Ontario into 2017
TORONTO - After 175 years, Quebec-based Simons is primed to make a major expansion push beyond the province with stores in five new cities across Canada.
Baeumlers go country in new 'House of Bryan'
TORONTO - As if preparing to welcome a new baby wasn't enough to keep Bryan and Sarah Baeumler busy, the couple decided to pull up stakes with their three kids to move to their new home in the Ontario backwoods ? a sprawling space in need of major renovation.
Neigum opens Fashion Week, wins Start Up prize
TORONTO - Pulling double duty paid off for Sid Neigum as he earned raves for his collection and nabbed a lucrative emerging designer prize at Toronto's World MasterCard Fashion Week on Monday.
Charaf Damache told ?Jihad Jane? he was ?a devoted jihadist?
Ali Charaf Damache is wanted by the US to stand trial for terrorism related offences
CFL Blitz: Top 10 potential free agents
The CFL on Tuesday revealed its list of potential free agents, and the group of 136 included nine all-stars from the 2014 season.