Archive: 2007 in review

Entries in this category going back awhile

2007: Those wacky Times

It's amazing, really, to look back at all the distraction, disruption and toe-shooting the new Los Angeles Times can pack into a single year. In 2007 alone: The #2 editor...

2007: Antonio and Mirthala

The Internet has spoken — no Los Angeles story came close to surpassing the interest in Antonio Villaraigosa and his affair with Telemundo rising star Mirthala Salinas. First came the...

2007: Passings

Noting the deaths of noteworthy Los Angeles figures and LAO's colleagues and friends in the media is just something we do here. Here are most of the passings that LA...
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LAO_ForestLawn_Deer.jpgTake My Picture Gary Leonard appears weekly at LA Observed. Bigger
DTLA in the rain
rain-6th-street.jpgWhen rain is this rare, we run photos.
Bad police shooting
gardena-police-grab.jpgGardena police release video sought by the LAT Times, AP and Bloomberg.
Chinese food in LA
mark-bittman-la-kitchen.jpg"For Chinese food there's no place in the United States like Southern California," New York Times columnist Mark Bittman says.
Wine and jazz
jazz-dad-kid-iris.jpg Michael Datcher and his daughter Harlem enjoy Kamasi Washington and the West Coast Get Down at Hollywood and Highland. Iris Schneider photos