Rob started his career in 2008 reporting in Baton Rouge after he was handpicked as the top reporter candidate at LSU’s Manship School of Communication. During his time in Baton Rouge, Rob covered Hurricanes Gustav and Isaac, the New Orleans Saints’ Superbowl victory and reported extensively from the coast during the BP oil spill.
Ready behind the counter of a café the Barista is the ‘keeper of the coffee,’ and quite often those people are doing so much more than just pouring coffee. When it comes to lattes, the mixture of espresso and frothed milk provides a canvas of coffee for baristas to create what’s known as latte art.
The Triple Crown is a fabled summit in sports, a seemingly impossible trio of wins in horse racing and an even more impressive collection of batting stats in baseball, but when it comes to hiking, few people have ever achieved that summit, known as the Triple Crown.
There’s no denying Mardi Gras, Jazz Fest, and Saints football brings in people to the Crescent City from across the world, but in a city where the dead lives above ground in tombs, there’s something spooky about the streets of New Orleans.
Donald Link is a giant in the New Orleans restaurant industry, building a small empire of eateries almost all located in one pocket of the Warehouse District, while amassing a full plate of recognition from the James Beard Foundation.
At Coquette on Magazine street guests find a welcoming retreat from the typical fine dining cuisine with menus crated with deliberate intention, featuring local ingredients, and a team of chefs who recognize flavors delivering a mouthwatering experience.
At Willa Jean you’ll find a welcoming counter filled with stunning stacks of cookies and pastries and a dining room that stays busy thanks to the crave-worthy savory creations that bloom from the kitchen.
The bright green vans plastered with colorful images of marijuana and iconic cartoon characters, like Shaggy and Scooby-Doo with blood shot eyes, and signage boasting, “Over a Million Stoned,” may seem out of place in a state where recreational marijuana is illegal.
In a city with go-cups and massive parades, split by the country’s longest river and pocked with potholes the size of craters, it stands to reason that things in the Crescent City happen a little differently. And the Emergency Medical Service is no exception.
The trial for three St. Bernard Parish Sheriff's deputies accused in the death of an inmate in 2014 is on hold while the judge determines how the case should proceed after investigators said one of the defendants tried to kill himself last week.
A yes vote on the initiative would eventually allow residents in that parish to make online bets on fantasy sports. A no vote would continue to prevent residents from using fantasy betting apps like Fanduel and Draftkings when it comes to fantasy sports.