When Guy Pellitteri was offered the opportunity to move to Lafayette and help launch Pamplona Tapas Bar, he jumped at it. Now the owners of Catahoula’s Steakhouse - John Slaughter Jr. and Brach Myers - have lured Pellitteri to manage the Pinhook Road eatery.
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David Calhoun and Elizabeth “EB” Brooks are the first two employees of Lafayette Central Park Inc., the nonprofit charged with turning Lafayette Consolidated Government’s 100-acre Johnston Street Horse Farm property into a passive public park. Calhoun was named executive director, and Brooks is director of planning and design.
There will soon be a whole lot of shakin’ going on at Benny’s Sportshack Supplement Depot, a new concept by Opelousas native Benny Nele. Located at 2002 Johnston St., the supplement shop, smoothie bar and café, featuring hot off the press paninis and wraps, plans to open in late May.