How To Avoid a Rob Ryan-sized Bar Tab

Canal Street Chronicles claims that Rob Ryan, the Saints embattled defensive coordinator, owes just over $43,000.00 to the local watering hole Ms. Mae's. For those of you who aren't aware, Ms. Mae's is open 24/7, and is famous for cheap drinks, including $2.00 well cocktails and $2.00 or $3.00 beers (the bar raised a stink a few ... Continue Reading

The Guy From ‘Bar Rescue’ Reveals Exactly How To Fire Someone — And When To Give A 2nd Chance

Spike TV’s reality show "Bar Rescue" features a seasoned food and beverage business consultant named Jon Taffer who whips a failing bar into profitable shape. Not unlike “the Donald,” Taffer is charged with firing weak employees that drive down business. Taffer recently spoke on the record about how he defines a weak employee ... Continue Reading

West St. Tammany Chamber lauds top local businesses: Chamber Connection

St. Tammany West Chamber recently lauded a handful of local businesses which were voted to be the best by those in the community. For the past 12 years, the Chamber's prestigious Business Appreciation Awards honored only the cream of the crop. Nominations were collected, and the votes were tallied. Find this year's award ... Continue Reading