BATON ROUGE - Here's a list of Mardi Gras parades and their routes in Baton Rouge and the surrounding area.
Click on the links for each parade's website with more information, including maps of the parade routes.
Feb. 8, 7 p.m. - Krewe of Southdowns "Time Machine" Starts... more »
BATON ROUGE - Here are a list of local MLK events going on around the area. If you'd like your event listed, submit it on our Community Calendar or email News@WBRZ.com.
Jan. 21: The West Baton Rouge Museum will be open in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.... more »
VATICAN CITY - The Vatican's top astronomer has some assurances to offer: The world won't be ending in about two weeks, despite predictions to the contrary. The Rev. Jose Funes, director of the Vatican Observatory, wrote in Wednesday's Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano that "it's not even worth discussing" doomsday scenarios... more »
PITTSBURGH - The Pittsburgh Zoo is featuring the animals that fatally mauled a 2-year-old boy earlier this year on the March page of its 2013 calendar. Zoo officials say the calendars featuring pictures of African painted dogs had already been printed and made available to patrons before the Nov. 4... more »
BATON ROUGE - LSU adjusted their fall calendar today to make up for three days lost because of Isaac.
The university canceled its Fall Break on Oct. 18 and 19, and said they would also hold class on a Saturday to make up the difference. The date for that... more »
People in Grand Forks, North Dakota will get a jump-start on February. The new City of Grand Forks 2010 Calendar is missing Jan. 31.
The city says the error was noticed when the calendar was delivered and opened before Christmas. Feb. 1 appears on the calendar as a Monday... more »