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...
New at LA Observed
Don Shirley on LA theatre
julius-caesar-anw.jpgThe match of play and venue can be so wrong -- and so right. Column
Veronica Street resumes
veronica.jpgRead chapters 24 and 25 (the latest) of Jenny Burman's serialized LA novel.
Fishing in MacArthur Park
bass-macarthurpark-zocalo.jpgSteve Hymon was there when an angler caught a bass. Photo
Cartoons and county jail
elana-pritchard-jail-hot.jpgFormer inmate's cartoons about conditions she encountered bring changes to LA county's women's jail. Read
Next DTLA transformation
bank-of-italy-bldg.jpgGiannini Place on 7th Street to become a hip hotel. Read