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Bill Boyarsky
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History matters even in Los Angeles

The past shapes the future, and that was the theme of a report released Thursday, "Space To Lead: A Century of Civic Leadership In Los Angeles."
Bill Boyarsky
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Gary Leonard
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Take My Picture Gary Leonard runs weekly at LA Observed.
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Disney cancels ban on working with LA Times

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