Brooke Robichaux, Author at L'Observateur

LaPlace

A new beginning: Cajun House & Catering opening soon in LaPlace

The new, full-service lunch and dinner restaurant has a projected grand opening date of December 1. LAPLACE — When Executive Chef Ryan Cashio walked into ... Read more

by Brooke Robichaux, Wednesday, October 27, 2021 12:10 am

Local

Hurricane Ida damage impacts historic Godchaux House restoration

RESERVE — In recent years, the Godchaux-Reserve House Historical Society has worked diligently to restore a piece of history that spurred the development of Reserve ... Read more

by Brooke Robichaux, Wednesday, October 27, 2021 12:06 am

LaPlace

Halloween costume drive scheduled for this weekend; First United Methodist Church & sponsors provide hurricane relief

LAPLACE — As a father of children ranging from preschool to high school age, Pastor Jason Harris understands that it’s important for kids to have ... Read more

by Brooke Robichaux, Wednesday, October 27, 2021 12:04 am

Hurricane Ida

District 4 Operation Clean Sweep removes 240 tons of trash from LaPlace neighborhoods

LAPLACE —Approximately 240 tons of trash were removed from LaPlace neighborhoods during the recent District 4 Operation Clean Sweep, an initiative aimed to address environmental ... Read more

by Brooke Robichaux, Saturday, October 23, 2021 12:30 am

Hurricane Ida

Hurricane Ida Recovery Expo brings reputable contractors to LaPlace

LAPLACE — Roofers, general contractors, public adjusters, lawyers and more will be available to speak to residents and answer questions during a Hurricane Ida Recovery ... Read more

by Brooke Robichaux, Saturday, October 23, 2021 12:10 am

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 loans for homeowners, renters, businesses and nonprofits. ... Read more

by Brooke Robichaux, Saturday, October 23, 2021 12:05 am

Education

SCC names Students of the Quarter

LAPLACE — St. Charles Catholic High School announced Students of the Quarter for the first quarter of the year. These students were recognized after Mass ... Read more

by Brooke Robichaux, Saturday, October 23, 2021 12:02 am

Celebrations

St. James Pumpkin Patch welcomes families this weekend

GRAMERCY — The St. James Parish Pumpkin Patch is a reminder that community prevails through the challenges of Hurricane Ida’s devastation and the COVID-19 pandemic. ... Read more

by Brooke Robichaux, Friday, October 22, 2021 11:20 am

LaPlace

School Board initiates bond purchase agreement for Hurricane Ida repairs

LAPLACE — The St. John Parish School Board passed two motions demonstrating intent to proceed with the financing of up to $30 million to pay ... Read more

by Brooke Robichaux, Wednesday, October 20, 2021 12:00 am

LaPlace

Calling all volunteers: 1811 Kid Ory Historic House hosts recovery days & archaeological event

LAPLACE — Community members are invited to explore and help preserve the 1811 Kid Ory Historic House, whether by volunteering for recovery projects or participating ... Read more

by Brooke Robichaux, Wednesday, October 20, 2021 12:00 am

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