Saturday, May 18 2013 11:59 PM EDT2013-05-19 03:59:26 GMT
A man was shot in the leg Saturday night inside of BREC's Hooper Road Park, according to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office. The injury is not considered life-threatening. The victim told investigatorsMore >>
A man was shot in the leg Saturday night inside of BREC's Hooper Road Park, according to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office. The injury is not considered life-threatening. More >>
It's all about the odds, and one lone ticket in Florida has beaten them all by matching each of the numbers drawn for the highest Powerball jackpot in history at an estimated $590.5 million, lottery officials...More >>
Some lucky person walked into a Publix supermarket in suburban Florida over the past few days and bought a ticket now worth an estimated $590.5 million - the highest Powerball jackpot in history.More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 9:39 PM EDT2013-05-19 01:39:50 GMT
A 12-year-old boy accidentally shot his 8-year-old brother in the shoulder Saturday afternoon, according to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office. The injury is not life-threatening. The accidentMore >>
A 12-year-old boy accidentally shot his 8-year-old brother in the shoulder Saturday afternoon.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 7:41 PM EDT2013-05-17 23:41:51 GMT
The director of the East Baton Rouge Companion Animal Alliance admits her city-parish shelter messed up big time Friday."We take full responsibility," Beth Brewster, CAA director "CAA takes full responsibilityMore >>
The director of the East Baton Rouge Companion Animal Alliance admits her city-parish shelter messed up big time Friday.More >>
At the corner of Plank Rd. and Scenic Highway sits a Chevron gas station. It's off I-110 near Memorial Stadium. Around 10 p.m.Sunday, a family stopped here to get gas. "Upon our arrival, we located threeMore >>
A man said he, his wife and his daughter were all punched because they were in the "wrong neighborhood" when they stopped to get gas at night. More >>
CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -
If you want to see how urban America looked in 1848, now may be your only chance to do so.
The oldest surviving photo of urban America is on display at the Cincinnati Library.
The photo was taken 165 years ago by Charles Fontayne and William Porter. It is the oldest wide view photograph of an American city and is returning to permanent display after more than a half century out of the public eye.
The photo gives a snapshot of what life was like in the 19th Century. Viewers will discover something new each time they look at the photo.
After viewers take a look at the original photo, they can get an even clearer experience with the help of modern technology. An interactive 21st century photo is available to the public depicting incredible detail.
It is a lesson in history, literally, at your fingertips.
"Some people refer to it as the Mona Lisa of photography,"said Patricia Van Skaik, Manager of the Genealogy and Local History Collection at the Public Library. "Not just because it is the oldest but because of it's artistry and clarity. It's really surpassed by none."
The photo was taken where Newport Aquarium is today.
The photo can be found in the Hamilton County Public Library on the third floor in the Cincinnati room.