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Pickleball: The Popular Sport You May Not Know About

No pickles are used in the playing of this game. The Louisiana State Games’ first 2017 event kicks off this weekend. Is it tennis? No. Is it ping-pong? Nope. Is it badminton? Wow, that’s specific, but no. Throw all three…

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Instagram Contest: Tasty Tuesdays

How well do you know your local Monroe-West Monroe restaurants? We love our local restaurants. If you haven’t had the chance to try all of them, we’re here to help. Our new contest will highlight some of our Monroe-West Monroe eats….

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Valentine’s Date Ideas in MWM

There’s only one thing better than a perfect Valentine’s Day, and that is a perfect Valentine’s Week. Whether you and your partner are making plans or you want to surprise that special someone, there are some great events happening this…

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New Park Will Bring Smiles to Monroe-West Monroe

Smiles Park is a playground that all kids can enjoy. West Monroe Civitan Club is bringing an inclusive playground for kids with and without disabilities to play together. This ¾ acre playground will be located inside Kiroli Park. This project was…

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The Prettiest Lights You’ll See

All of the locations that put the light in delightful. Monroe-West Monroe is an official partner with the state’s Holiday Trail of Lights, which basically means we have lights everywhere. From dancing elves, to lighted tunnels, to Christmas trees from…

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Miss Kay’s Sweets and Eats Now Open!

“Food is the language. I know how to speak it.”- Miss Kay Antique Alley in West Monroe got a little sweeter today with the opening of Miss Kay’s Sweets & Eats! The new shop, founded by Miss Kay and the…

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5 Must-Have Items for Fall 2016

by Jerrica B. We’re still several weeks away from cool weather, but it’s never too early to start scoping out your must-have clothing items for fall. Every year we see new trends emerge, but the local boutiques in Monroe-West Monroe…

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Coca-Cola Week at Biedenharn Museum and Gardens

A whole week dedicated to America’s favorite beverage? We’re in. The Biedenharn Museum & Gardens will be celebrating its inaugural Coca-Cola Week Sept. 6-10. There will be a variety of events and fun activities including a look at the museum’s…

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6 reasons to escape to Monroe-West Monroe with your family in September

ULM Football Start your 2016 Football season soaring while watching the ULM Warhawks fight their way to a season of victory starting with a home game at ULM’s Malone Stadium against the Southern Jaguars to kick off the season on…

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DIY: Vintage Frames

DIY projects are always a fun way to spruce up any home, but sometimes it’s hard to know exactly where to begin. If you are looking for a simple inexpensive project to add a unique touch to your home décor…

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