All the holiday events in and around Baton Rouge and Lafayette

Advocate staff photo by ANGELA MAJOR -- Sydney Kline (left), age 6, and Henry Kline (right), age 3, enjoy the Christmas lights Monday, Dec. 22, 2014, during Zoo Lights at the Baton Rouge Zoo. The lights are on display this year from November 27 to December 30 (with the exception of Christmas Eve & Christmas Day).

Now that Thanksgiving is over, we can turn our attention to the start of the Christmas season. Didn’t you know that once you’re finished with Thursday’s annual food party that it’s time to get in the holiday spirit? So put away that leftover turkey and carve out some time in your calendar for these… Continue reading →




Video Games

Review: Croft gets crafty in latest ‘Tomb Raider’

Photo provided by Crystal Dynamics -- Lara Croft returns in 'Rise of the Tomb Raider.'

After successfully rebooting the “Tomb Raider” franchise in 2013 by reintroducing Lara Croft as a shipwreck survivor who washes up on a deadly — and really weird — island off the coast of Asia, the developers at Crystal Dynamics have returned with a… Continue reading →