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More exercise is better than less as you get older and a little known training regimen called parkour is, definitely, more exercise

WASHINGTON, DC, Oct 22 — “Twenty-first century seniors live longer, healthier and more active lives. Sure, you’ll find some ...

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What Does Medicare Cover?

Medicare is the federal health insurance program for persons age 65 and older as well as certain disabled ...

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LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS TO HOST DESERT STORM 30TH ANNIVERSARY COMMEMORATION

BATON ROUGE, La.—The Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs will host the Desert Storm 30th Anniversary Commemoration on Friday, Oct. ...

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Joint Investigation Leads to the Recovery of Multiple Stolen Vehicles

New Orleans – On October 18, 2021, Louisiana State Police Insurance Fraud/Auto Theft Unit New Orleans Field Office ...

East St. John

Week 8 River Parishes Football Scoreboard

East St. John improved its record to 3-2 in Week Eight with a 31-7 win over Terrebonne on ...

Hurricane Ida

Louisiana seafood leaders come together after Hurricane Ida to pave a path forward

By Ed Lallo, Gulf Seafood News Editor For almost two hours Louisiana’s seafood leaders from all sectors of ...

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SJSO calls for service 10/22

Daily CFS Press Release Printed on October 23, 2021 CFS Date Time Incident # Location Street City Nature ...

Hurricane Ida

SBA funding available to homeowners & renters

LAPLACE — The Small Business Administration is the primary source of funding for rebuilding the community through low-interest ...

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Photo Feature: Knights of Columbus hold Soccer Challenge

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Toni Says: Long term care illness…Baby Boomers’ biggest retirement expense

Morning, Toni: I read your recent article about the cost of nursing homes nationwide and I am concerned ...

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Ask Rusty – The basics of applying for Social Security

Dear Rusty: I am planning to apply for Social Security in May of 2022 and would like to ...

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Subjects arrested in Vacherie shootout

On Wednesday, October 20, 2021 at approximately 12:04 pm, the St. James Sheriff’s Office received an anonymous call ...

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US 61 (Airline Highway) at Shell Norco Plant, St. Charles Parish

Eastbound & westbound US 61 (Airline Highway), between 9th Street & Prospect Avenue at the Shell Norco plant, ...

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DSC Dredge to construct one of the largest 24” dredges in the nation

RESERVE — On October 12, Michael Kerns, president and CEO of Muddy Water Dredging, LP and Bob Wetta, ...

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Louisiana receives $65M in lagniappe federal transportation funds

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Garret Graves, member of the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, released the following statement ...

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LaPlace man arrested for manufacturing and possession of a bomb

Charles R. Lanoue, 32, of LaPlace was arrested October 19, 2021 after a theft complaint led officers to ...

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Man Convicted of Arson of Alexandria Businesses Sentenced in Federal Court

ALEXANDRIA, La. – Jasmine Roberson, 31, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, has been sentenced by United States District Judge Dee D. Drell ...

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Salvation Army will soon close applications for families & seniors needing assistance with Christmas gifts

NEW ORLEANS — The Salvation Army will host one more week of its application process for families of ...

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Plaquemine Woman Indicted for Mail Fraud and Wire Fraud

A federal grand jury recently returned a three-count indictment charging Lestreonia Renee Rodrigue, age 26, of Plaquemine, Louisiana, ...

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SJSO calls for service 10/21

Daily CFS Press Release Printed on October 22, 2021 CFS Date Time Incident # Location Street City Nature ...