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New Year calendar toss

New Year calendar toss

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | December 27, 2016

Dec. 31, 1986: Vacationing students reach for calendar pages that were thrown from a building on Wilshire; some believe it brings good luck to catch the page with your birthday on it. For years, downtown Los Angeles office workers tossed their desk calendars out the window. The unofficial New Year calendar toss occurred around noon on the last work day of the year. Here are three... View Post»

1950 Christmas window display
  • Paul Calvert / Los Angeles Times

1950 Christmas window display

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | December 24, 2016

Holiday shoppers watch animated Christmas display View Post»

Santa makes a check on his gifts
  • Nelson Tiffany / Los Angeles Times

Santa makes a check on his gifts

Posted On: 12:22 a.m. | December 23, 2016

On Christmas Day, Santa Claus checks on his gifts. View Post»

A Christmas Tree decorated on Main Street
  • Lacy Atkins / Los Angeles Times

A Christmas Tree decorated on Main Street

Posted On: 12:04 a.m. | December 22, 2016

Ernesto (Angel) Perez, 31, reacts after decorating a tree that he and homeless friends set up where they sleep View Post»


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