Wondering what to buy that man of yours for Christmas but are fresh out of ideas? Stainless Steel Wallets by Stewart/Stand are a slick looking find, and are sure to be a welcome replacement for his tattered and stretched out leather wallet. Made out of an industrial grade stainless steel fabric, it also has RFID blocking technology which creates a barrier so no thieves can steal your honey’s identity. Did we mention they are vegan? Even better.
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.