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Dodgers new meets old

McCourt and O'Malley
Frank McCourt, the Dodgers owner of new, met Peter O'Malley at yesterday's Coliseum unveiling of a plaque honoring Walter O'Malley, the owner who brought the Dodgers west from Brooklyn. O'Malley senior will be inducted into the baseball hall of fame on July 27. Coverage at WalterOMalley.com. Photo by and courtesy of Gary Leonard, whose new photo exhibition, "The Changing Skyline: Photography of Downtown LA," opens tonight at the Habeas Index gallery space at 7th and Figueroa. He will be there from 5 to 7 pm.

Add Leonard: It's Art Walk night in Downtown and from 7 to 9 pm, Leonard's gallery at 740 South Olive presents T.K. Nagano and Stuart Rapeport's "Chicken Boy is Back," selected cartoons from four years of weekly panels published in the Los Angeles Garment & Citizen.


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