Ahhh...Spring is near. Nothing says Spring like nautical-inspired fashion. Red, white and blue stripes, anchors and ropes just make me want to sail away to a summer paradise now! This fresh look of the season has me inspired. One of my favorites is the simple yet sailor-chic Vava Dress from Vertigo Clothing in River Ranch. I'm on my way now to grab one of these dresses because it's no secret, these items go fast. If I could only get that trip to St. Tropez booked and find my aviator Ray Bans buried beneath all of the Winter scarves in my closet I'll be jet set in style.
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.
Is it a crime for citizens to photograph, video, or take notes of a police officer in the line of duty, or a right protected by the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution? Locally, such activity, as witnessed recently, will at the very least result in a night spent behind bars.
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.