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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Hyperloop hoop
hyperloop-hoop.jpgLooks like Hyperloop Technologies is right at home in the Arts District. More and bigger
Grave number one
abner-prather-flags-obelisk.jpgAbner Prather was the first veteran to be buried at what became the Los Angeles National Cemetery. Backstory and photos
Egg slutsters
egg-slutsters.jpgThese lucky seven got seats Saturday afternoon at Grand Central Market's hottest counter. Bigger
elvis-suits.jpgThis was in the Hollywood Hills a few weeks ago. We assume the Elvis suits are long gone.
Yosemite Valley sunrise
yosemite-valley-clouds2-guymc.jpgA river of cloud covers Yosemite Valley east of Cathedral Rocks and El Capitan. Photo by Guy McCarthy.