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Playboy Editorial Operations Relocate to Los Angeles

Folio Magazine – 2011-12-14

Playboy magazine will relocate its editorial, art and photo departments from Chicago to Los Angeles in April 2012, ending an almost 60-year occupancy in its Midwest headquarters.

Geoff Miller, Co-Founder of Los Angeles Magazine, Dies at 74

The New York Times – 2011-04-18

Geoff Miller, a longtime editor of Los Angeles magazine, in 1989.

Former Los Angeles County prosecutor challenges God in his new book

L.A. Times – 2011-04-17

Vincent Bugliosi, who wrote 'Helter Skelter' after he put Charles Manson in prison, tackles 'the God question' from his agnostic point of view.As a prosecutor, Vincent Bugliosi put Charles Manson...

Report released on 1970 killing of Los Angeles journalist

San Jose Mercury News – 2011-02-23

LOS ANGELES -- For many in the Latino community, the 1970 killing of Mexican-American journalist Ruben Salazar had the look of a political assassination.

'Los Angeles Times' Names New Magazine Publisher

Editor And Publisher – 2008-11-25

The Los Angeles Times named Penn Jones publisher of LA, the Los Angeles Times Magazine, which was re-tooled, re-named and switched to monthly publication in September.

Authors of IDW Publishing's Comic Book Bios of Obama and McCain in New York and Los Angeles for Book Signings This Week

Marketwire via Yahoo! Finance – 2008-10-06

WHAT: Authors of "Presidential Material," the eagerly anticipated biographies of Barak Obama/John McCain in comic book form, to sign copies at bookstores in New York City on Wednesday, October 8th,...

New Los Angeles Times Publisher Eddy Hartenstein asserts independence

Los Angeles Times – 2008-08-19

The Southland native says he will have more latitude from Tribune bosses in Chicago. The Los Angeles Times' new publisher, Eddy Hartenstein, said Monday that the newspaper would operate with greater...

Los Angeles Times Announces Hiring of New Publisher

New York Times – 2008-08-17

Eddy W. Hartenstein, a former head of DirecTV, will become publisher of The Los Angeles Times, the newspaper reported.

Los Angeles Times publisher resigns

Baltimore Sun – 2008-07-15

The Los Angeles Times says publisher David Hiller has resigned after 21 months at the helm of Tribune Co.'s largest paper. Hiller was the third publisher to lead the Times since Tribune Co. bought...

Getting a read on the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books

Los Angeles Times – 2012-04-19

More than 400 authors are scheduled over the two days at USC. Writers as varied as Anne Rice and Jeff Kinney will hold court.What do Sugar Ray Leonard, Judy Blume, Betty White, T.C. Boyle, Rodney...

Los Angeles Times to discontinue LA, its Sunday magazine

Los Angeles Times – 2012-05-16

The magazine, which came out monthly, will print its final issue June 3.The Los Angeles Times said its Sunday magazine, facing tough challenges, will cease publication.

Los Angeles Times shuts down ‘LA’ magazine, lays off 7 staffers

Poynter. – 2012-05-16

LA Observed | Fishbowl LA | Los Angeles Times A memo from Los Angeles Times President Kathy Thomson broke the news in an email to staffers Tuesday: “…the entire magazine...

Los Angeles Times Shutting Down LA Magazine

Folio Magazine – 2012-05-16

The Los Angeles Times is shutting down its monthly Sunday magazine, LA. The last issue will be June 3rd and the closure comes after attempts to recast the publication through frequency reductions,...

Rupert Murdoch says Los Angeles Times purchase not a sure thing

Los Angeles Times – 2013-01-15

Now that Rupert Murdoch is spinning off News Corp.’s publishing properties into a separate company, media observers have identified the Los Angeles Times as a likely target for acquisition.

'Never Built Los Angeles' is a lavish counter-history

Los Angeles Times – 2013-08-01

Greg Goldin and Sam Lubell present a compendium of more than 100 architectural projects that never got off the ground. When, in the 1920s, the pioneering Southern California social critic Louis...

Dodgers owner could be interested in Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune

Reuters – 2013-08-27

Aug 26 (Reuters) - Another sports team owner is eyeing the possibility of becoming a newspaper publisher.

The Forbes 400 Opportunity: Purchase the Los Angeles Times for the People -- and Leave a Lasting Legacy

HuffingtonPost – 2013-10-03

Dear Warren Buffett, Bill Gates, and Other Billionaires: Congratulations on making the Forbes 400 list of the richest people in America. I saw each of you in the October 7, 2013, issue of the...

Woman Gives Birth In Los Angeles-Area Barnes & Noble

The Huffington Post – 2013-10-21

TORRANCE, Calif. -- TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) — A woman walked into a Los Angeles-area Barnes & Noble looking for books and came out with a baby instead. Firefighters delivered the newborn Friday...

Los Angeles Library To Offer High School Diplomas

The Huffington Post – 2014-01-09

A Los Angeles library plans to take its role as a place of learning a step farther and will start offering residents the opportunity to get an accredited high school diploma. The Los Angeles Public...

'Los Angeles Review of Books' To Launch New, Enhanced Web Site

Publishers Weekly – 2012-04-02

To coincide with its one-year anniversary on April 18, the Los Angeles Review of Books is re-launching its website in a multimedia platform that will include video, drop-down menus, and new feature...

'Los Angeles Review of Books' Debuts Preview Site

Publishers Weekly – 2011-04-19

In the first step of a two-phase launch, the long-awaited Los Angeles Review of Books has debuted its preview site at lareviewofbooks.org with essays and reviews by Ben Ehrenreich, Geoff Nicholson,...

The Los Angeles Film Festival's Stanley Cup stickiness

Los Angeles Times – 2014-06-12

When the Los Angeles Film Festival kicks off Wednesday night with "Snowpiercer," Bong Joon-ho's post-apocalyptic thriller set aboard a train traversing a frozen wasteland, it won't be the only...

Does Los Angeles Get Enough Love in Literary Circles?

Publishing Perspectives – 2014-07-18

Los Angeles might often be dismissed by the bookish as a 'Hollywood Town' but it is home to numerous small presses and a vibrant literary community.

Austin Beutner named publisher and CEO of the Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times – 2014-08-11

Austin Beutner, the civic leader and former Wall Street investment banker, is the new publisher and chief executive officer of the Los Angeles Times.

Austin Beutner Named Publisher and CEO of Los Angeles Times

Editor & Publisher – 2014-08-12

Austin Beutner, the civic leader and former Wall Street investment banker, is the new publisher and chief executive of the Los Angeles Times. Beutner, 54, who served as first deputy mayor of...

Career Beat: Nicco Mele is now associate publisher at The Los Angeles Times

Poynter. – 2014-11-18

Good morning! Here are some career updates from the journalism community: Nicco Mele is now deputy publisher at The Los Angeles Times. He is the co-founder of consulting firm Echo & Co. (The Los...

Spanish-Language Children's Bookstore Opens in Los Angeles

Publishers Weekly – 2015-03-26

La Librería is the first Spanish-language bookstore for children in Los Angeles County, home to 4.9 million Hispanics.

Los Angeles Times Book Prizes Winners Announced

Publishers Weekly – 2015-04-20

Siri Hustvedt, Claudia Rankine, and Elizabeth Kolbert were among the winners.

Los Angeles Times Issues Correction For John Muir Obituary 100 Years Later

The Huffington Post – 2015-04-22

The Los Angeles Times issued a correction this week for an obituary written in 1914. On April 21, the newspaper added this note to an obituary written for naturalist and author John Muir: The...

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