Tyrone Harris, editorial assistantI'm also told that assistant city editor Aron Miller, who is taking a job with Rep. Fran Pavley, stepped up to take the buyout, but lost out on his severance package because L.A. Observed had reported that he'd already accepted the job. He loses two weeks pay for every year of employment.
Gregg Miller, graphics
Roger Vargo, photo/pre-pressing
Patrick O'Connor, editorial cartoonist
Steve Dilbeck, sports columnist
Jammie Salugabang, features copy editor/online
Stewart Slavin, copy/slot editor
Simone Trimm, editorial assistant in features
Roger Vargo, picture editor
*Updated with additional names.
**As Kevin Roderick at LA Observed points out, Miller did confirm to Roderick that he was taking a job with Pavley before Roderick posted the information on his site. I should have made that clearer.