Baton Rouge Bike Lanes

Tempers flare at meeting between Glenmore Avenue homeowners, bicyclists over bike lanes

Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS -- Vehicles parked  along Glenmore St. block the designated bike path.

Bicycles lined the outside of a Mid City church on Monday evening. Cars were packed into the parking lot and several vehicles parked on the shoulder of the road, blocking the bike lanes at the corner of Capital Heights Boulevard and Glenmore Avenue. The view outside almost perfectly illustrated the fight that was happening inside the… Continue reading →

View All Latest News






Food & Dining

Review: Quaker Steak and Lube gets your motor runnin’

Advocate staff photo by GEORGE MORRIS -- Quaker Steak and Lube in Gonzales has an automotive theme and a sports bar feel to it.

When passing by Quaker Steak and Lube, we have some advice: Apply the brakes. A restaurant and bar with an automotive theme, Quaker Steak exudes a fun, sports-bar kind of vibe, yet one where diners can enjoy table conversation without shouting at… Continue reading →


Today’s Front Page

Front page image for this publication Subscribe to the eEdition


  • The Power of Pink

    An advertising special section for breast cancer awareness

  • Higher Education Guide

    A guide to schools, colleges and universities for parents and students

  • Click here to upload your Cancer Selfie and share your story!

    Upload your image and story of Cancer awareness TODAY!

  • Football 2015

    Its Geaux Time! Check out The Advocate's guide to the 2015 LSU football season

  • Back To School

    Everything you need to know for the upcoming 2015 school year

  • City of Central Special Section 2015

    A community that cares

  • Before The Storm

    A hurricane preparedness guide

  • Where We Live

    Local arts, recreation, schools, museums, libraries and more.

  • Storm Cleanup special section 2015

  • Vacation & Travel

    Everything you need to plan your next vacation!