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Trade Tech photo class
  • Ray Graham / Los Angeles Times

Trade Tech photo class

Posted On: 12:19 a.m. | October 11, 2011

Los Angeles Trade Tech Junior College photography class gets a photo session with actress Joan Vohs. View Post»

Pictures in the News | October 10, 2011
  • Rungroj Yongrit / European Pressphoto Agency

Pictures in the News | October 10, 2011

Posted On: 11:31 a.m. | October 10, 2011

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Egypt, where thousands of Egyptian Coptic Christians gathered outside the Coptic Hospital to receive the bodies of relatives killed in clashes a day earlier between mostly Coptic Christians and government troops. The Coptic Church blasted authorities Monday for allowing repeated attacks on Christians as the death toll rose to more than two dozen, most of... View Post»

San Pedro

L.A. Council District 15

Posted On: 4:42 p.m. | October 8, 2011

The 15th District election takes in San Pedro, Wilmington, Harbor Gateway and Watts. San Pedro's famous fish luncheon is an important stop on the South Bay political circuit. View Post»

Mojave Desert studies

Mojave Desert studies

Posted On: 4:00 p.m. | October 8, 2011

Darkness cloaked the desert, pierced only by a canopy of stars that provided a glittering backdrop for 20 college students treading cautiously over the cracked, dry landscape. But a soft hiss stopped them in their tracks. Mudassar Haq heard the rattlesnake and shouted to alert the others as classmate Thomas Parker shone a flashlight on a large sidewinder slithering away under a tuft of salt... View Post»

The Wilshire Boulevard Temple | Restoring a Los Angeles landmark

The Wilshire Boulevard Temple | Restoring a Los Angeles landmark

Posted On: 9:27 p.m. | October 7, 2011

As members of the oldest Jewish congregation in Los Angeles gathered to observe the start of Yom Kippur, the holy day of atonement, they were invited one last time to admire the Hollywood-influenced murals and other appointments of the aging Wilshire Boulevard Temple. Soon, workers will begin a two-year floor-to-dome restoration of the 1929 Byzantine auditorium. The work is part of an... View Post»


Over the Edge fundraisers rappel down Westin Bonaventure Hotel

Posted On: 8:01 p.m. | October 7, 2011

More than 100 people rappelled from the 32nd floor of the Westin Bonaventure Hotel during the second annual Over the Edge fundraiser for Los Angeles-area Scouting programs. Each descent took about 15 minutes. The participants raised nearly $200,000. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Oct. 3 - 9, 2011
  • Kevin Quigley / Associated Press

The Week in Pictures | Oct. 3 – 9, 2011

Posted On: 6:54 p.m. | October 7, 2011

Each week, the photo editors of the Los Angeles Times bring you the best photography from around the world in the Week in Pictures. This week is no exception — we have much for you to explore. Enjoy. View Post»

100 years of Southland aviation history
  • Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens / Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens

100 years of Southland aviation history

Posted On: 5:51 p.m. | October 7, 2011

A new exhibit at the Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens will showcase the aerospace industry's impact on Southern California over the last 100 years. "Blue Sky Metropolis: The Aerospace Century in Southern California" recounts that transformative era through approximately 50 manuscripts, documents and photographs drawn from the Huntington’s growing collection of... View Post»


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