April-May 2011

In This Issue

Acadiana Profile Celebrates New Look

A Lifelong Love

Bonnie Maillet, CEO of Boysenblue, grew up in the oil industry and fell in love with it. Now she’s proof that a small company with great determination can get major results.

Class Acts

Locals with stories worth telling – as told by ULL journalism students

Hanging Up the Schnapps

What’s the Catch?

Local restaurants are turning out some of the best and freshest seafood around.

Spring for Strawberries

Recipes abound for these versatile and delicious berries.

Around Acadiana:

The best things to see and do in Cajun Country

The Louisiana Acadian Flag:

Its history and meaning

Building Wealth, Business by Business

Growth of Acadiana companies boosts region’s appeal to residents.

Dix Ans Après: Aucun enfant laissé en arrière et l’immersion

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A Modernized Charmer

After living in Texas, Marilyn and Bill Watson decided they were ready to return to Acadiana and live near family and friends. It turned out their dream home was awaiting them, too.

Baring His Art

Donaldsonville artist Alvin Batiste works in full view of the public and is always happy to take time out to visit and answer questions.

Bucket List

Short trips away from home