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Entries by Susan Buchanan from 04/2012

Southeast Louisiana Turns to Greener, Grocery Bag Options

| Posted 04.08.2012 | Green

Unless they're recycled or sent to landfill, plastic bags slowly degrade outdoors, often reaching the ocean and interfering with life there. So how are local stores and shoppers dealing with grocery bags today?

Businesses in New Orleans to Benefit From Lafitte Greenway Traffic

| Posted 04.16.2012 | Small Business

Architect Daniel Samuels, who served as FOLC's president from 2006 to 2008, said the concept dates to the 1970s and re-emerged after Katrina as a strategy to stimulate investment in storm-damaged neighborhoods.

Seafood Industry Braces for New Guest Worker Rules

| Posted 04.23.2012 | Business

Louisiana seafood processors -- already threatened by inexpensive imports -- say their operating costs are about to rise because of new U.S. Department of Labor rules.