Category Archives: Local Info

Time to RECYCLE Your Christmas Tree!

Ascension Parish will have Christmas Tree Recycling! When: January 2-January 11, 2014 Where: Lamar Dixon Expo Center (9039 St. Landry Rd, Gonzales) *Special notes: NO stands or decorations   East Baton Rouge Parish (excluding: Baker, Zachary) Curbside pickup January 5-January 16, 2014 Drop Off locations: BREC Parks- Independence Park – 7500 Independence Ave., B.R.  Highland Road […]





Let’s Recycle Ascension Parish!

Do you live in Ascension Parish? Do you Recycle? Most people here do not recycle because we do not have curbside recycle service. There is a way to recycle but it takes a little bit of effort. You can collect your recyclable materials and drop them off at the Ascension Parish Recycling Center  located at 42077 ChurchPoint […]


Saintsations 2011 Auditions

The New Orleans Saintsations…enough said! Have you ever wanted to be on the field dancing and cheering our beloved Saints on to another victory? Do you know someone who would love to do that? This may be the perfect opportunity! The Saintsations are having their 2011 Auditions on April 2, 2011. Go to the Saintsations […]



Corks N Canvas :: Baton Rouge

A couple of weeks ago I had the pleasure of spending a Friday evening at Corks and Canvas on Jefferson Highway in Baton Rouge with friends. I chose a Mardi Gras themed Fleur-de-lis class. Of course I chose a three hour class for my first painting experience instead of one of the simpler two hour […]



2011 Parade Schedule for Baton Rouge

It’s almost parade time! Below is a schedule of Mardi Gras parades for Baton Rouge. Start marking you calendars and get ready to shout … “Throw Me Something Mister”! Saturday Feb 19 6:00PM Krewe of Jupiter www.kreweofjupiter.com Sunday Feb 20 1:30PM Krewe of Mutts www.caaws.org Friday Feb 25 7:00PM Krewe of Artemis www.kreweofartemis.net Saturday Feb […]