Residents and businesses in the Fontainebleau and Broadmoor neighborhoods were left with little to no water pressure early Saturday (Oct. 16) after a motorist reportedly struck a fire hydrant near the corner of Nashville Avenue and Fontainebleau Drive.
Netflix has fired an employee who was in charge of organizing the walkout on October 20. The termination is not because of the organized protest, but the employee allegedly leaked out confidential company data.
A new tool can give first responders real-time surveillance of drug overdoses across Orleans Parish. It’s called Overdose Detection Mapping Application Program, or ODMAP, and the district attorney’s office believes it will help ease the opioid crisis.
The Baton Rouge Police Department and the Southern University Police Department are investigating after two individuals, who were not students, were shot just before 3:30 a.m. in a residential area on campus.