We all want to save the gulf coast, right? You can, by purchasing the “Save the Gulf Coast” t-shirt from Brother’s on the Boulevard. Coast apparel launched the “Save the Gulf” campaign to support clean up efforts of communities impacted by the BP oil spill. Here’s an INDSider tip: $5.00 per each t-shirt sold will go to the Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana and the Gulf Restoration Network. I say, “Support that, wear that!”
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.