Support for LAist comes from
We Explain L.A.
Stay Connected

Share This

This is an archival story that predates current editorial management.

This archival content was written, edited, and published prior to LAist's acquisition by its current owner, Southern California Public Radio ("SCPR"). Content, such as language choice and subject matter, in archival articles therefore may not align with SCPR's current editorial standards. To learn more about those standards and why we make this distinction, please click here.

News

Extra, Extra

newyear.jpg
Photo by Suzan Mikiel; iPhone Chronicles via the LAist Featured Photos pool on Flickr
Before you read more...
Dear reader, we're asking you to help us keep local news available for all. Your financial support keeps our stories free to read, instead of hidden behind paywalls. We believe when reliable local reporting is widely available, the entire community benefits. Thank you for investing in your neighborhood.
  • Santa Monica pleads for a less risky bike path.
  • Shhhh! Secret Headquarters is the bookstore of the week.
  • Headline of the day, from the Pasadena Star-News: “Hatchet-wielding, pink-clad Darth Vader bank robbery suspect arrested in Rowland Heights.”
  • You probably have your own way to ring in the New Year...see what some of the traditions are for celebrating from around the world.
  • Forget about dining out tonight. GrubStreet LA has some great picks for where to eat on New Year’s Day.
  • Tonight we say goodbye to a decade. For fun, check out http://www.urlesque.com/2010/12/31/old-official-movie-sites-titanic-air-bud-event-horizon/these too-old-for the aughts “hilariously old official movie sites.”
  • And, lastly, on behalf of all the Editors, volunteer section editors, volunteer staff writers, volunteer contributors, volunteer guest writers, and volunteer photographers, LAist wishes you and yours a happy, healthy, prosperous, and all-around fantastic New Year. Here’s to a great 2011 in Los Angeles!

LAist Associate Editor Callie Miller contributed to this post