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1951 Chavez Ravine protest
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

1951 Chavez Ravine protest

Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | June 1, 2015

April 26, 1951: About 400 property owners crowded into a Los Angeles City Planning Commission meeting to protest against a proposal to build a $33 million public housing project in Chavez Ravine. A story in the April 27, 1951, Los Angeles Times reported: Between 400 and 500 persons yesterday crowded into a hearing of the City Planning Commission, most of them to register protests against... View Post»

The Week in Pictures | May 25-31, 2015

The Week in Pictures | May 25-31, 2015

Posted On: 8:00 p.m. | May 29, 2015

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Sports took center stage this week as FIFA ,soccer's world governing body, which was rocked by corruption charges, decided to remain with its current leader, giving President Sepp Blatter a fifth term over Jordan's Prince Ali bin al-Hussein. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 29, 2015
  • Jay Janner / Austin American-Statesman

Pictures in the News | May 29, 2015

Posted On: 10:13 a.m. | May 29, 2015

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Texas, where the death toll from almost a week of fierce rain that has flooded many parts of the state continued to rise on Friday as officials closely watched the swelling rivers for clues on how much longer the crisis will last. View Post»

Orson Welles lights up Musical Fiesta
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Orson Welles lights up Musical Fiesta

Posted On: 12:10 a.m. | May 29, 2015

Orson Welles poses for a Los Angeles Times photographer to promote the Southern California Musical Fiesta held June 1, 1940. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 28, 2015

Pictures in the News | May 28, 2015

Posted On: 9:38 a.m. | May 28, 2015

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where workers remove clumps of oil from a two-mile stretch of shoreline north of the Manhattan Beach pier, which was closed when an oil clumps began washing ashore. View Post»

Time carves out a sculpture park at Joshua Tree
  • Cal Montney / Los Angeles Times

Time carves out a sculpture park at Joshua Tree

Posted On: 12:17 a.m. | May 28, 2015

Rock formations in Joshua Tree appear to be sculptures. View Post»


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