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  • What's next for St. George Play Video

    July 23, 2014 9:16 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Organizers of the St. George movement said they did not get enough signatures to ask voters in November to incorporate the proposed city. Despite falling short, organizers say they aren't discouraged. "We couldn't be more excited," says Lionel Rainey with the Committee to Incorporate St. George.... more »
  • Re-entry court will help young offenders avoid return to jail Play Video

    July 22, 2014 9:30 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The incarceration rate in Louisiana is higher than any other state in the country. Judge Trudy M. White has been approved to begin a re-entry court through the 19th JDC aimed at changing that statistic. The re-entry court will look to solve the issue of young... more »
  • Block out skin cancer with a free screening from Baton Rouge General Play Video

    July 22, 2014 8:33 AM

    BATON ROUGE - More than two million people are diagnosed with skin cancer each year, but you can block it out by getting a free screening tomorrow from Baton Rouge General Medical Center. The best ways to detect possible areas with skin cancer are to do self-exams. It's recommended... more »
  • Working out while you work Play Video

    July 22, 2014 7:48 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Researchers at Pennington Biomedical Research Center are testing out the effectiveness of exercise desks. We visited Pennington this morning on 2une In to give you an inside look at the future of desk jobs. We tried out two models this morning- the treadmill desk and the... more »
  • Casas for CASA raising funds for abused, neglected children Play Video

    July 21, 2014 8:50 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The 20th annual Casas for CASA playhouse fundraiser gets underway this weekend in Baton Rouge. This year's playhouse will be on display at the Mall of Louisiana from July 26th to August 17th. You can buy at $5.00 raffle ticket for a chance to win the... more »
  • Scammers target Baton Rouge residents Play Video

    July 21, 2014 7:53 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Someone is targeting people in Baton Rouge, stealing thousands of dollars by claiming to be the IRS even though tax season ended months ago. The Better Business Bureau has gotten fifty calls in the past week from people reporting scammers who say they owe money to... more »
  • Breakfast with 2une In: Auctions in August at Boutin's Play Video

    July 18, 2014 7:24 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Josh Eachus visited Boutin's Restaurant on Bluebonnet Blvd. this morning to whip up some Breakfast with 2une In and learn more about the 7th annual Auctions in August. Since 2008, Auctions in August has raised $500,000 for more than 350 non-profits. The event is a silent... more »
  • Outdoors Report: Fishing Offshore Play Video

    July 18, 2014 6:42 AM

    BATON ROUGE - In this Outdoors Report, News Two's John Jackson teaches you how to land the big one offshore. This time of year, tempting a group of feeding yellow fin is fairly simple. Golden rule is to match the hatch. That means fish with what the fish are... more »
  • Buses are stuffed, time to unpack Play Video

    July 17, 2014 7:48 AM

    BATON ROUGE - We raised $67,000 worth of school supplies yesterday for students in Ascension and Baton Rouge Parishes during our annual Stuff the Bus drive. Now it's time for the hard part: unpacking all those buses. Volunteers will Unstuff the Bus today. 2une In's Rebecca Buchanan visited... more »
  • Couyon's Cajun BBQ: Bread Pudding and Whiskey Sauce Play Video

    July 16, 2014 7:12 AM

    PORT ALLEN - Our July Chefs of the Month are Paul and Michael Mladenka from Couyon's Cajun BBQ in Port Allen. The brothers stepped away from the grill this morning on 2une In to show you a delicious dessert: Bread Pudding with Whiskey Sauce. 2une In next Wednesday for another... more »
  • Head of the class: La's Teacher of the Year Play Video

    July 15, 2014 9:49 AM

    ST. FRANCISVILLE - Carla Jackson, a 3rd Grade teacher at Bains Elementary School in St. Francisville was just named Louisiana's Teacher of the Year. She beat out dozens of the state's best educators to win the award. Now she will represent Louisiana in the national Teacher of the Year... more »
  • Avoid ACT anxiety, improve scores with Prep Academy Play Video

    July 15, 2014 8:23 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The 100 Black Men of Metro Baton Rouge is helping teens improve their ACT scores and avoid the anxiety that comes with the test by hosting a Prep Academy this fall. The program costs just $55.00 and will give students and parents plenty of bang for... more »
  • Kids changing the world, helping the elderly visit Baton Rouge Play Video

    July 15, 2014 7:41 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The World Changers are in Baton Rouge this week to fix up the homes of the needy and elderly. Mayor Kip Holden is holding a press conference this morning at 10:00 a.m. to introduce the student volunteers to the community. World Changers is faith-based group that... more »
  • Ricky Jean Francois' Back 2 School Celebration Play Video

    July 11, 2014 9:26 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Former LSU Tiger and current Indianapolis Colt Ricky Jean Francois joined Whitney Vann on 2une In this morning to talk about his Back 2 School Celebration. The celebration is this Sunday, July 13th at Noon at Bayou Goula Park. He was joined on set by... more »
  • CouYon's Cajun BBQ: Meatloaf Play Video

    July 9, 2014 7:34 AM

    PORT ALLEN - Our July Chef of the Month is CouYon's Cajun BBQ in Port Allen. After teaching you how to make the perfect brisket last week, the brothers Mladenka were back in the 2une In kitchen this morning to show you their spin on meatloaf. Ingredients: 5... more »
  • Getting fit with Miss Greater Baton Rouge Play Video

    July 2, 2014 9:46 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Miss Greater Baton Rouge Renee' Picou amazed judges at the Miss Louisiana Pageant last weekend, taking home the Lifestyle and Fitness Award. She met up with Rebecca Buchanan at the Spectrum Fitness and Medical Wellness Center on Perkins to tell you what she does to stay healthy... more »
  • Baton Rouge believes that we will win Play Video

    July 1, 2014 7:53 AM

    BATON ROUGE - World Cup fever continues to sweep the nation, and Baton Rouge is no exception. We got the party started early this morning in 2une In. There's a big watch party at The Londoner for team U.S.A.'s match against Belgium at 3:00 p.m. this afternoon, but some... more »
  • Nominations for Cox Conserves Heroes due today Play Video

    July 1, 2014 7:32 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Do you know someone who's preserving and enhancing Louisiana's great outdoors? Well Cox Communications wants to know about them. They're looking for some Cox Conserves Heroes, but you have to act fast. The deadline for nominations if 5:00 p.m. tonight. Jeremy Theriot visited 2une In... more »
  • Fighting back against HIV/AIDS in Baton Rouge Play Video

    June 26, 2014 9:30 AM

    BATON ROUGE - HIV and AIDS continues to be a major problem in Baton Rouge, but the organizers of the Summer Health Jam want to change that. Rodney Blueford, who's lived with the deadly disease for more than three decades, stopped by 2une In Monday to talk about the event.... more »
  • Coping with the summer heat Play Video

    June 25, 2014 8:51 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The summer heat has arrived. It can be dangerous for you and your family if you don't take the correct precautions. Dr. Matthew Chamberlain with Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group stopped by 2une In this morning with some tips to keep you safe. Everyone... more »
  • Lava Cantina's Mexican Eggs Benedict Play Video

    June 25, 2014 8:13 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Our June Chef of the Month is J.K. Lockhart with Lava Cantina. He was in the 2une In kitchen one final time Wednesday morning to whip up one more delicious dish. This week's recipe is Mexican Eggs Benedict with jalapeno cornbread and hollandaise sauce. Recipe:... more »
  • Lava Cantina's Rock 'n Guac Play Video

    June 18, 2014 7:28 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Our June Chef of the Month J.K. Lockhart was back in the 2une In kitchen Wednesday to whip up some delicious homemade tortilla chips and guacamole. Watch the video to see how you can do it yourself, and 2une In next Wednesday for another recipe from Lava... more »
  • Wanted: Baton Rouge football refs Play Video

    June 17, 2014 8:10 AM

    BATON ROUGE - If you want to be a football official, the Baton Rouge Area Football Officials Association is looking for you. Three referees, Jeremy White, Brandon Ricard and Ronald Kemp joined us on 2une In Thursday to talk about how you can get involved. High School Football 101... more »
  • Men's Health Month with the 100 Black Men of Metro Baton Rouge Play Video

    June 16, 2014 7:17 AM

    BATON ROUGE - June is Men's Health Month. In accordance, the 100 Black Men of Metro Baton Rouge is hosting a pair of events focusing on men's health. John F. Smith and Kathy Victorian stopped by 2une In Monday to talk about the events. The first is a prostate... more »
  • Outdoors Report: Not too late for crawfish Play Video

    June 13, 2014 8:58 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Crawfish season is wrapping up, but it is not too late to get out and get a little dirty. In this week's Outdoors Report, John Jackson tells you where there are plenty of mudbugs left to be found. more »
  • Lava Cantina's Alligator Tacos Play Video

    June 11, 2014 9:44 AM

    BATON ROUGE - 2une In's June Chef of the Month is Lava Cantina. J.P. Lockhart joined us in the 2une In kitchen Wednesday morning to whip up some alligator tacos. Recipe: Alligator Marinade 1/2 cup fresh squeezed orange juice 1/2 cup fresh squeezed lemon juice 1/2 cup fresh... more »
  • Outdoors Report: Snapping turtles Play Video

    May 30, 2014 6:33 AM

    BATON ROUGE - John Jackson went looking for one of the bayou's prehistoric and rarely seen creatures. Check out his search for snapping turtles in this week's Outdoors Report more »
  • Capital City Grill's Shrimp and Grits Play Video

    May 28, 2014 7:19 AM

    Chef Y'Zell Williamson from Capital City Grill in downtown Baton Rouge was back in the 2une In kitchen Wednesday for his final appearance as our 2une In Chef of the Month. He went out with a bang, whipping up some delicious Shrimp and Grits: Ingredients: Chicken Stock or... more »
  • Reptiles invade Gonzales this weekend Play Video

    May 27, 2014 6:58 AM

    GONZALES - Reptiles will invade the Lamar Dixon Expo Center this weekend for Repticon. It features local vendors and from around the South. Repticon is your chance to get up close with and even buy some exotic pets including iguanas, snakes, chameleons, turtles and more. Repticon is this... more »
  • Does it Really Work? Fit Bit Play Video

    May 21, 2014 8:41 AM

    BATON ROUGE - There are a lot of tools out there to help you get in shape for the summer. Thanks to new technology, it has never been easier. Whitney Vann puts one of the most popular fitness trackers to the test and finds out, Does it Really Work? more »
  • Capital City Grill's St. John's Pasta Play Video

    May 21, 2014 8:11 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Our May Chef of the Month is Capital City Grill in downtown Baton Rouge. Chef Y'zell Williamson was back in the 2une In kitchen Wednesday to whip up some St. John's Pasta. Ingredients: 1.5 cups of penne pasta 6 oz of Heavy Cream 1 Tblsp... more »
  • Deadly bacteria in the air

    May 21, 2014 7:12 AM

    When you fly, you may have have some dangerous and unwanted passengers on board. A recent study looked for potentially deadly bacteria on planes, including E. Coli and MRSA. Researchers found MRSA on jet seatback pockets. They say it can survive there for up to a week. MRSA is... more »
  • Stroking for Stroke today Play Video

    May 20, 2014 7:39 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The American Heart Association is celebrating Stroke Month with Stroking for Stroke. Roxanne Bingham with Baton Rouge General Medical Hospital visited 2une In Tuesday to talk about stroke and the event. Stroke is the #4 killer in Louisiana and can lead to long-term disability. Just in... more »
  • Measles comeback caused by people not getting vaccinated

    May 15, 2014 8:09 AM

    TENNESSEE - U.S. health officials are worried about a recent outbreak of measles. The disease was eradicated in the United States in 2000, but it's now making a comeback. The outbreak has spread across 17 states. Dr. William Schaffner works for Vanderbilt Infectious Disease. He believes this problem could... more »
  • Yard Makeover: Sabine Pools, Spas & Furniture Play Video

    May 15, 2014 7:36 AM

    BATON ROUGE - We're now less than a week away from the big unveil of our $20,000 Yard Makeover winner's new yard. Karen Planchard with Sabine Pools, Spas & Furniture visited 2une In Thursday to talk about their plans for the yard. Check out the video to see... more »
  • Color your way to a healthier diet

    May 14, 2014 10:45 AM

    It's springtime, which means more fruits and vegetables on grocery store produce shelves. That makes it the perfect time to turn your diet around. Experts say to be healthier, you just need to eat in color. You can tell what health benefits fruits and veggies have based on their... more »
  • Does It Really Work? Pop Chef Play Video

    May 14, 2014 8:19 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Memorial Day festivities are just around the corner. If you are looking for a new way to impress your guests or to get the kids involved in preparation, Pop Chef can help. Its makers claim it can take ordinary fruits and vegetables and turn them into... more »
  • Sips and Suds tomorrow night Play Video

    May 14, 2014 7:53 AM

    BATON ROUGE - You can enjoy some Sips and Suds and make a difference in the lives of children Thursday night with McMains Children's Developmental Center. McMains Executive Director Renee Craft and Board Member Emily Mayo stopped by 2une In Wednesday to talk about the event. Check out... more »
  • Capital City Grill's Stuffed Strawberry French Toast Play Video

    May 14, 2014 7:16 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Our May Chef of the Month, Y'zell Williamson with Capitol City Grill was back in the 2une In kitchen Wednesday to whip up some Stuffed Strawberry French Toast. Ingredients: Strawberry Stuffing: 2lbs cream cheese, 1 cup of powder sugar, 1 Tbs Vanilla,1 Cup sliced strawberries... more »
  • Louisiana Band of Choctaws support Wounded Warriors Play Video

    May 9, 2014 8:08 AM

    SPRINGFIELD - The Louisiana Band of Choctaw Indians is hosting the Louisiana Heritage Cook Off on Saturday. Chief Shaun Murphy visited 2une In Friday to talk about the event. The Louisiana Heritage Cook Off will feature tepees and crafts, live bands, entertainment for kids and more. Proceeds will... more »
  • Yard Makeover: Louisiana Nursery Play Video

    May 8, 2014 8:06 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The big reveal in our $20,000 Yard Makeover Contest is now just two weeks away. Louisiana Nursery is helping with this year's makeover. Owner Mitch Mayes visited 2une In this morning to tell you what he has in store for the Anderson's yard. Check out... more »
  • Does it Really Work? Travelon Waterproof Phone Pouch Play Video

    May 7, 2014 10:25 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Many people will hit the beach and pool in a couple of weeks for Memorial Day. You will likely take your cell phone along with you to take pictures and stay connected. The last thing you want is for that phone to take a dip and... more »
  • Dogs takeover Baton Rouge at Fur Ball Play Video

    May 7, 2014 9:31 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The Companion Animal Alliance is hosting the its 3rd annual Fur Ball this weekend in Baton Rouge. You can either bring your own dog to the fun or win another pup in silent and live auctions. All money raised in the event goes to benefit the... more »
  • Capital City Grill's Seafood Pasta Play Video

    May 7, 2014 8:49 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Our May Chef of the Month is Capital City Grill in downtown Baton Rouge. Executive Chef Y'zell Williamson was in the 2une In kitchen to whip up some Seafood Pasta. Ingredients: 8 oz. cooked penne pasta Heavy cream and parmesan (grated) 3 oz.... more »
  • Get your tickets for LSU Tiger Tour 2014 Play Video

    May 2, 2014 7:46 AM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU Tiger Tour 2014 is coming up on Wednesday May 7th. Beth Tope and Greater Baton Rouge Alumni Chapter President Sharon Pol dropped by 2une In Friday to talk about the event. The purpose of the event is fund raise for some important scholarships. There will... more »
  • Preserving history with the 6th Annual Black Rodeo Play Video

    May 1, 2014 8:04 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The 6th Annual Black Rodeo is in Baton Rouge this Saturday. The Black Rodeo is hosted by K & L Rodeo Production LLC. It was founded by Isaac King and Archer Lee. Their goal is to pass on the culture of the African American cowboy to... more »
  • Does It Really Work? Bath Stone Cleaning Block Play Video

    April 30, 2014 10:04 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The Bath Stone Cleaning Block claims to remove soap scum from your shower, but Does it Really Work? Whitney Vann put it to the test this morning on 2une In. Whitney also put some other alternatives to the test, including WD-40, Coke and a Magic Eraser.... more »
  • Roux Louisiana's Fried Green Tomatoes Parmesan Play Video

    April 30, 2014 7:49 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Our April Chef of the Month Roux Louisiana at Phil Brady's was back in the 2une In kitchen Wednesday. Chef David Johnson whipped up some Fried Green Tomatoes Parmesan: Ingredients: 1 green tomato 1 cup of corn flour 1 tbsp. creole seasoning 1 cup... more »
  • 'Dallas Buyers Club' actress talks Louisiana International Film Festival Play Video

    April 29, 2014 9:57 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The Louisiana International Film Festival is coming up next week. Baton Rouge native and 'Dallas Buyers Club' actress Jency Hogan visited 2une In Tuesday to talk about all the festival has to offer. The festival runs from Thursday, May 8th- Sunday, May 11th at Perkins Rowe.... more »
  • Reduce Your Risk Pt. 6 Play Video

    April 25, 2014 7:49 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Thousands will walk tomorrow in the Capital Area Heart Walk, all to stop the #1 killer- heart disease. There will be many heartwalk heroes, like a little boy from St. James Parish. He's walking Saturday, even though doctors told him he would never participate in athletics.... more »
  • Get rid of old meds with Drug Take Back Day Play Video

    April 24, 2014 9:13 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The Drug Enforcement Administration, local law enforcement and Blue Cross/ Blue Shield will join together this weekend for the eighth annual Drug Take Back Day. Zachary Police Chief David McDavid and Robin Mayhall from BCBS joined Whitney Vann on 2une In Thursday to talk about how you... more »
  • Officials announce Well-Ahead Louisiana Initiative Play Video

    April 23, 2014 7:34 AM

    BATON ROUGE - State officials announced the Well-Ahead Louisiana Initiative last week. Secretary of Public Health J.T. Lane dropped by 2une In Wednesday morning to talk about the goals of the program. "We see a lot of headlines about ranked last in the country in obesity and overall health,... more »
  • Dancin' with 2une In Play Video

    April 18, 2014 8:13 AM

    BATON ROUGE - This morning on 2une In, Whitney Vann was LIVE getting ready for Dancing with Big Buddy, coming up next weekend. Rebecca Buchanan and Robert Gauthreaux III decided to get in the dancing spirit. Watch the video to check-out some of their moves. more »
  • Does It Really Work Stream Clean Play Video

    February 19, 2014 7:58 AM

    Stream Clean claims it'll get up the tougest stain with no bending or scrubbing. Whitney Vann puts it to the test to find out Does It Really Work? more »
  • Chef of the Month- Mestizo's

    December 24, 2013 10:35 AM

    Our Chef of the Month Jim Urdiales joins JP in the kitchen on 2une In to talk about a mexican dish perfect for Christmas. more »
  • Chef of the Month- Mestizo- Camarones Play Video

    December 4, 2013 9:37 AM

    Mestizo Camarones- 8 large Gulf Shrimp 1 cup of sliced Portobello Mushrooms 2 cups of baby spinach 1 cup of homemade chipotle salsa 3 corn tortillas 4 oz. homemade pico de gallo 1 oz. Cotija cheese 1 cup of melted queso 4 oz. Olive oil 1 cup of cooking white... more »
  • Tips for organizing your closet Play Video

    August 27, 2013 10:47 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Professional organizer Anita English joined us today on 2une In to show how you can get up to 40 percent more space out of your closet. She showed several easy, professional tools and ideas to help people get organized. According to English, we waste one... more »
  • Dr. Z explains demodex and why these mites are making a home on our face Play Video

    August 13, 2013 8:46 AM

    Dr. Z tell us about Demodex and the mites that live in our facial hair follicles with ugly consequences. more »
  • Organizing Part 2 Back to School Play Video

    August 13, 2013 8:05 AM

    Organizing Tips & Tools for the new school year with expert Anita English. more »
  • Organizing Back to School Play Video

    August 13, 2013 7:58 AM

    Organizing Tips & Tools for the new school year with expert Anita English. more »
  • WBRZ Kicks Off Annual "Father Knows Best Contest"

    May 21, 2013 12:17 PM

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 29, 2013 Phone: (225) 336-2271 WBRZ KICKS OFF ANNUAL "FATHER KNOWS BEST CONTEST" WBRZ is helping viewers honor their dads this Father's Day. BATON ROUGE, La. - WBRZ Channel 2 is offering viewers a chance to win a deluxe La-Z-Boy recliner this Father's Day. Just... more »
  • Freeze Warning until 8 AM today

    March 27, 2013 6:49 AM

    The NWS has issued a Freeze Warning for the Baton Rouge area and South Mississippi until 8 AM. Temperatures have fallen to freezing in Baton Rouge and below freezing in areas north and east of the city. All plants should have been covered or brought inside. If they we... more »
  • Strutz, Does It Really Work Play Video

    February 27, 2013 8:03 AM

    Whitney Vann puts Strutz to the test to find out, Does It Really Work? Can it give your aching feet instant relief? more »
  • Meanwhile Back at Cafe Du Monde Coffee Table Book Debuts at Hollydays Play Video

    October 26, 2012 9:43 AM

    Meanwhile Back at Cafe Du Monde Coffee Table Book Debuts at Hollydays with author Peggy Sweeney and Chef Don Bergeron. more »
  • Dense Fog Advisory until 9 AM

    October 5, 2012 6:38 AM

    The National Weather Service has issued at Dense Fog Advisory until 9 AM for East Baton Rouge, West Baton Rouge, Pointe Coupee, Iberville, Ascension, Assumption and St. James Parishes. Visibilities could be less than 1/4 mile at times and that will make it hard to see while you drive... more »
  • Muggy this morning with scattered storms this afternoon

    August 16, 2012 6:21 AM

    We begin this Thursday with very warm and muggy conditions across the Capital City. It is partly to mostly cloudy with temperatures in the upper 70s to lower 80s. Additional moisture will stream northward from the Gulf of Mexico today. When you add that to a front that is... more »
  • Scattered showers and storms return this morning

    July 11, 2012 6:42 AM

    We begin this Wednesday with mostly cloudy skies and showers are popping up around the Viewing Area. Some rain could become heavy at times later this morning. Temperatures are in the mid 70s. Not too much will change in the forecast today compared to yesterday. There is an upper-level... more »
  • Clear & comfortable this morning

    May 17, 2012 6:46 AM

    We have some cooler and pleasant weather on this Thursday Morning across the Capital City. It is mostly clear with temperatures in the lower 60s. An area of high pressure will build into the Deep South this afternoon and that will allow the heat to return. We will have... more »
  • Does It Really Work, Slice-O-Matic Play Video

    February 15, 2012 9:44 AM

    The Slice-O-Matic claims to cut your prep time in half. 2une In's Whitney Vann put it to the test to find out Does It Really Work . more »
  • St. Vincent de Paul director talks about successful Christmas Play Video

    December 26, 2011 8:59 AM

    BATON ROUGE - St. Vincent de Paul's executive director couldn't be more pleased with the Baton Rouge homeless shelter's Christmas Day accommodations Sunday and continued to be delighted with the what was presented to him on 2une In Monday morning. Anonymous donors dropped off wrapped Christmas gifts to the... more »
  • EBR District Attorney talks about Gas for Guns program Play Video

    November 17, 2011 12:42 PM

    East Baton Rouge District Attorney Hillar Moore spoke with John Pastorek Thursday morning about the governor's child protection order, the Gas for Guns program, and how communities can resolve conflicts peacefully. more »
  • Llorens talks about future with mayor's office, SU chancellor

    May 5, 2011 11:14 AM

    BATON ROUGE - After more than two years with the Mayor Kip Holden's office, Jim Llorens is stepping down after he was selected to be the next chancellor of Southern University. He sat down with 2une In's Whitney Vann to reflect on his time with the Mayor's office and... more »
  • State Police help promote autism awareness

    April 7, 2011 12:01 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez has proclaimed April "Autism Awareness Month" in Ascension Parish. Louisiana State Police are teaming up with the Families Helping Families of Greater Baton Rouge to encourage the public to get active for autism. The Greater Baton Rouge ACTIVE for Autism... more »
  • Conference helps encourage, empower women

    April 4, 2011 10:59 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Empowering, encouraging and equipping women in our community: that's the mission of WomenE3. Alicia Jones and Dana Hackett with WomenE3 stopped by 2une In to talk about the Women's Conference. The conference will be April 8 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. and April 9... more »
  • Baton Rouge academy gives hope to special needs children

    April 4, 2011 10:52 AM

    BATON ROUGE - They provide hope in more ways than one to many local children with special needs. They're the Greater Baton Rouge Hope Academy. Jeff Hand with the Academy and Denton Faerber with LSU stopped by 2une In to tell you how you can help children with special... more »
  • Copeland's makes cheesecake toppings for the holidays

    December 20, 2010 6:26 AM

    Copeland's New Orleans Bananas Foster 2 Bananas - peeled and sliced 1 tablespoon Salted butter - to sauté bananas 2 teaspoons Cinnamon ½ cup Heavy cream ½ cup Light brown sugar ¼ cup Banana liquor ¼ stick Salted butter 1. Melt 1 tablespoon salted butter in a large skillet over... more »
  • Chef of the Month - Pan Roasted Duck Breast with Whipped Sweet Potatoes and Praline Pecan Sauce

    December 1, 2010 5:36 AM

    6 duck breasts Salt and pepper to taste 1 T olive oil Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. Season the duck breast with salt and pepper. In a large sauté pan, over medium heat, add olive oil. Add the duck breast, skin side down. Sear for 6 minutes. Flip... more »
  • Cajun Country Rice makes Stuffed Pepper Cups

    November 22, 2010 5:14 AM

    6 medium green bell peppers 1 lb. ground beef 1/3 cup chopped onion 2 cups or 1 can stewed tomatoes 1 ½ cup cooked Cajun Country Rice 2 Tbsp Worcestershire sauce 1 ½ cup shredded cheddar cheese (separated) Salt & pepper Cut green peppers in half lengthwise. Remove top stem,... more »
  • Does It Really Work - Loud and Clear

    November 18, 2010 6:58 AM

    Tired of asking people to repeat what they said? Loud N' Clear claims to amplify the sounds around you. News 2's Whitney Vann puts Loud N' Clear to the test. more »
  • Chef of the Month - Warm Duck Salad

    November 17, 2010 6:21 AM

    Warm Duck Salad 5 oz. Arugula 1.5 oz. Pecan Brittle 1 oz. Red Onion 1 oz. Roasted Red Pepper 1 Duck Breast 2 oz. Sweet Potato 1/4 cup Raspberry Dressing Raspberry Balsamic Vinaigrette 4 oz. Balsamic Vinegar 3 oz. Brown Sugar 1/2 Tbsp. Honey 3 oz. Raspberry Vinegar 1 Shallot... more »
  • Tech Park U

    November 16, 2010 8:10 AM

    Tech Park U is accepting applications until December 3, for its 2011 class. The ten week program begins January 10, 2011 and provides promising technology entrepreneurs the education and facilities to jump start their ideas into a business. The class will meet every Monday evening from 5:30-8:30 p.m. to discuss... more »
  • Chef of the Month - BBQ Shrimp

    November 3, 2010 5:53 AM

    1 pound (u-12 count) shrimp, heads removed 5 teaspoons BBQ Spice (recipe follows) 1/2 teaspoon minced garlic 1/2 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce 1/4 teaspoon Crystal hot sauce 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil 1/2 cup white wine 2 tablespoon unsalted butter French bread for serving Wash shrimp and pat dry.... more »
  • Tartuffe opens at the Swine Palace

    November 2, 2010 8:57 AM

    BATON ROUGE - "Tartuffe: Born Again" begins its run with a Pay-What-You-Can Preview on Wednesday, November 10th. The sneak preview will be Thursday, Nov. 11th with a ticket price of $12. The production opens on Friday, Nov. 12th, and runs through Sunday, Nov. 21st. Tickets are $12 for students, $15... more »
  • Does It Really Work - Bark Off

    October 29, 2010 9:57 AM

    The Bark Off promises to stop annoying barking by your beloved family dog. News 2's Whitney Vann tested the device on her dog Bisous. After turning the device on, the dog doesn't bark, but he started trembling. Then testing Bark Off on larger dogs, and it worked the same, but... more »
  • Awesome Art in Autumn Gardens - Bisque of Curried Pumpkin, Crawfish and Corn

    October 7, 2010 6:16 AM

    1 cup olive oil 2 cups chopped onions 1 cup chopped bell peppers 1 cup chopped celery ½ cup chopped garlic 1 cup flour 1 cup Steen's cane syrup ¼ cup curry powder 2 quarts crawfish stock 1 14 oz. can of unsweetened pumpkin 2 cups fresh corn kernels 1... more »
  • Chef of the Month - Tropical Shrimp Salsa

    September 29, 2010 6:01 AM

    1 cup fresh mango, finely diced 1 cup fresh pineapple, finely diced 1 cup fresh papaya, finely diced Zest of one lime juice of one lime juice of one orange juice ¼ cup cilantro, finely chopped ½ cup purple onion, finely diced ¼ cup jalapenos, finely diced ½ can Rotel... more »
  • FUTUREBR Workshops

    September 23, 2010 8:55 AM

    Upcoming Workshops: Thursday, September 23 Mid City Workshop Baton Rouge Community College Bonne Sante Wellness Center Arena 5310 Florida Blvd. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 19 North Baton Rouge Workshop Coca Cola Facility 9696 Plank Road 6:30-8:30 p.m. ... more »
  • Chef of the Month - Black and Gold Shrimp

    September 22, 2010 5:48 AM

    3-5 small to medium asparagus spears 9-12 Louisiana 16/20 count shrimp, peeled (leave the tail) and deveined 1-2 tsp your favorite blackened seasoning Healthy pat of unsalted butter Bamboo skewers, soaked in water Small bunch parsley, finely chopped Lemon, cut into wedges *hollandaise -8 oz unsalted butter -3 egg yolks... more »
  • "Design for Living" opens new season at Swine Palace

    September 21, 2010 6:15 AM

    "Design for Living" Wednesday, September 22nd through Sunday, October 10th Shaver Theatre in the LSU Music & Dramatic Arts Building "Pay-What-You-Can" preview on Wednesday, September 22nd Performances are at 7:30 p.m. on Sept. 22-24, Sept. 28-30, Oct. 1 and October 6-9. Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m. on Sept. 26... more »

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