Government

Parish development sessions underway

Getting input from parish citizens on what they want St. Charles to be like in the years ahead is now underway in a program designed to let residents set goals for parish development in the next 20 years. Public workshops are being held Tuesday through today to get started. […]

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A workforce development system that can work

When Governor Jindal addressed the Louisiana Legislature on March 31, he made it very clear that workforce development will be the primary focus of his administration during this session. Seeking to improve Louisiana’s image for economic development, the governor tackled ethics reform in an earlier special session and business tax reform in a second. […]

Lifestyles

Jack Cali is his name and software development is his game

Drivers are witnessing the phenomenon of electronic navigation systems that help with directions while sitting in the driver’s seat and other new technologies like instantaneous video conferencing and music downloads in your car – and Destrehan’s Jack Cali is putting fuel to the fire in the auto-electronics boom with an invention that is drawing raves from auto enthusiasts across the country. […]