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Biking In The Lake Area

Biking In The Lake Area

Danny Garrett November 16, 2017 Comments Off on Biking In The Lake Area

By Danny Garrett I had drop handlebars rigged onto my royal blue bike. Before, they were standard flat handlebars: trite and unimaginative; symbols of mediocrity. Everything else about my Retrospec bike was perfect. A capable

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Love At First Drive

Love At First Drive

Danny Garrett November 2, 2017 Comments Off on Love At First Drive

Local Business Owners Embrace Tesla By Danny Garrett Tesla’s the car of the future. Look no further than its Model 3. First off, it’s electric, as all Teslas are. Due to climate change and the

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Kayaking In SWLA

Kayaking In SWLA

Danny Garrett August 3, 2017 Comments Off on Kayaking In SWLA

By Danny Garrett It’s July, and we’re deep in summer in Southwest Louisiana. The weather’s warm, and everyone’s outdoors making a time of it. In town, many of us have different interests when it

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Matt Bell’s Meteoric Rise To CrossFit Greatness

Matt Bell’s Meteoric Rise To CrossFit Greatness

Danny Garrett July 20, 2017 Comments Off on Matt Bell’s Meteoric Rise To CrossFit Greatness

By Danny Garrett Born to Run, written by Christopher McDougall, is one of my favorite books. McDougall tells the story of the Tarahumara, a reclusive group of indigenous peoples from the Mexican Copper Canyons.

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Stay Healthy, My Friends

Stay Healthy, My Friends

Danny Garrett June 22, 2017 Comments Off on Stay Healthy, My Friends

By Danny Garrett This column began in January of this year, and it’s now coming to an end. Throughout its run, I had the pleasure of covering more than seven restaurants within the Lake

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1910 Restaurant And Wine Bar

1910 Restaurant And Wine Bar

Danny Garrett May 25, 2017 Comments Off on 1910 Restaurant And Wine Bar

By Danny Garrett Vegetarian, vegan, pescatarian or carnivore. No matter what label you fall under, you deserve a fine and casual dining experience. You know this type of experience. Your meal is meticulously prepared

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All Hail The Queen

All Hail The Queen

Danny Garrett May 18, 2017 Comments Off on All Hail The Queen

Miss Contraband 2017 Callie Brevelle’s Crowning Achievement: Six Lifelong Contraband Titles By Danny Garrett  Callie Brevelle of Lake Charles is only 20. Yet she already has a resume that is as full as it

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The Green House Salad Co.

The Green House Salad Co.

Danny Garrett May 18, 2017 Comments Off on The Green House Salad Co.

3625 Nelson Rd., Suite D • 337-214-2975  • greenhousesaladco.co By Danny Garrett This article is somewhat of an oddity compared to the other pieces in this vegetarian food column. From Toga Grill to Botsky’s, the point

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Botsky’s

Botsky’s

Danny Garrett April 20, 2017 Comments Off on Botsky’s

104 W Pujo St, Lake Charles • 337-491-1155 By Danny Garrett I’m not sure you’ve ever wondered what the mammalian symbol imprinted on Botsky’s storefront and the restaurant’s merchandise represents. I wouldn’t blame you

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Maplewood

Maplewood

Danny Garrett March 30, 2017 Comments Off on Maplewood

Maplewood Began As A Community Completely Different From Surrounding Cities By Danny Garrett The area of Maplewood, just east of Sulphur, was created in 1940-41 as a way to provide housing for the massive

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