| O-T Lounge|| Is dental insurance worth it? / High cost of services - nolanola on 2/24/15 at 10:26 am|
Is it worth it to get dental insurance? For those of you that bought it outside of an employer plan who do you use?
My dentist is over $200 for a cleaning/checkup. My wife and I go every 6 months so that is $800/yr before we even hit anything else like cavities....
| O-T Lounge|| Mugshot of the Day (Lake Charles Motorcycle Edition) - nolanola on 2/22/15 at 8:41 pm|
[quote]TROOP D NEWS RELEASE
February 21, 2015
[b]Reckless Motorcyclist Taunts Police and Is Arrested After Running Out of Gas[/b]
CALCASIEU PARISH – A Moss Bluff man was arrested early this morning after operating a motorcycle in a reckless manner and taunting law enforcement officers.
| O-T Lounge|| Minneapolis police officer shot in patrol car clearly was 'intended target' - nolanola on 2/21/15 at 10:26 am|
[quote]A Minneapolis police officer sitting in his patrol car was shot Saturday morning, and Police Chief Janee Harteau said "there is little doubt that an officer was the intended target."
The wounded officer was one of two who had just finished responding to a reported burglary when he was shot...
| O-T Lounge|| Edwin Edwards: Real Estate Agent - nolanola on 2/20/15 at 7:53 pm|
[quote]Former four-term governor Edwin Edwards is pursing his real estate broker's license. The 87-year-old says he practiced a bit of real estate before but his license has been inactive and he has to renew it. [/quote]
[quote]Edwards doesn't envision a pursuit in politics because of his age and...
| O-T Lounge|| Roseanne Lost a Lot of Weight - WYHI? - nolanola on 2/20/15 at 7:43 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| What state would you least want to live in? - nolanola on 2/19/15 at 11:52 pm|
West coast in general is bad. But I can't take the average California resident....
| O-T Lounge|| JPSO Investigating Drug Tests as Mardi Gras Throws - nolanola on 2/16/15 at 4:06 pm|
[quote]Young's statement comes after the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office received complaints by several people that they were being thrown hard objects, later identified as drug testing ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Do I need a gas grill? - nolanola on 2/15/15 at 2:02 pm|
Planning an outdoor kitchen for the new house. I plan on have a Primo ceramic grill with built-in space for it. Trying to decide if I need a gas grill?...
| O-T Lounge|| Causeway South Bound Closed - nolanola on 2/8/15 at 6:34 pm|
Fire and EMS just drove on to bridge. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Wild Wild East (NOLA) 111 Drug Arrests - nolanola on 1/30/15 at 12:09 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Causeway Air Patrols Should Start This Week - nolanola on 1/28/15 at 10:02 pm|
[quote]Air patrols over the Causeway Bridge will begin this week.
The Louisiana State Police will have airplanes patrolling the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway within the next couple of weeks.
A Louisiana State Police spokesperson said crews have finished installing signs and markings notifying dr...
| Food and Drink Board|| Bull Grills? - nolanola on 1/27/15 at 7:06 pm|
Thoughts on Bull grills?...
| Tech Board|| Outdoor TV Planning - nolanola on 1/27/15 at 12:54 pm|
I came across this photo on Facebook (A Plus Construction in LaPlace). Really nice set up. What would you plan in to something like this (in ceiling speakers, etc.)?
| Food and Drink Board|| Maurice's King Cakes - nolanola on 1/27/15 at 12:46 pm|
Picked up a king cake yesterday from the Maurice's in Fat City. It was good. Read a previous review here that gave it a poor rating because it was dry. I found it to be quite the opposite. It also had a really good "glaze" over it.
They also make fille...
| Food and Drink Board|| First Cowboy Chicken Location in LA Coming to BR - nolanola on 1/27/15 at 12:29 pm|
[quote]Cowboy Chicken, which has 13 locations across Texas, specializes in selling wood-fired rotisserie chicken, along with side dishes such as beans, macaroni and cheese, corn and spinach.
Anyone eat here? Looks interesting.
Kind of sounds like:
| Food and Drink Board|| Langenstein's Opening River Ridge Location - nolanola on 1/27/15 at 12:24 pm|
[quote]The store will open in the Trading Post Shopping Center at 122 Sauve Road, a 47,000-square-foot retail strip that will be renovated and rebranded the Langenstein Center, the company sai...
| O-T Lounge|| NOLA Emergency Services, 1000 Calls a Night - nolanola on 1/27/15 at 12:01 pm|
I was reading the article about the new docu/reality show about NOPD, NOFD, and NO EMS. I came across this:
[quote] all calls answered by the city’s first responders, all within one 8 p.m. to 4 a.m. time frame. [b]As many as 1,000 such calls are responded to each night[/b] by the city’s EMS, poli...
| Food and Drink Board|| Home Bars / Butler Pantries - nolanola on 1/26/15 at 7:25 pm|
Looking for home bar / butler pantry ideas. Anyone willing to share theirs here?...
| O-T Lounge|| Annoying Local Commercial of the Day - Solar Company - nolanola on 1/26/15 at 1:12 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Off-Duty JPSO Officer Recovers Mitch Landrieu's Stolen Jeep - nolanola on 1/26/15 at 12:46 pm|
[quote]An off-duty officer was traveling across the Crescent City Connection with his patrol unit, which is equipped with a LoJack vehicle tracking system, when he received a stolen vehicle alert, according to Colonel John Fortunato. The off-duty officer made the discovery around 6:30 p.m. Saturday....