Joey’s always has an awesome cheese (and goat cheese) selection, but around the holidays they get some special and tasty goat cheese to sell. Made right in St. Martinville by Belle Écorce Farms, the specialty flavors include Parisian, Jalapeno, Tuscan and Fig. Pair it with their Ducktrap smoked salmon and crackers and you have a tasty little snack or scrumptious hors d’oeuvres.
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.