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Month: July 2014

Beverly Hills News – Milken Global Conference Draws Leaders To Beverly Hills

At 18 years, the Milken Global Conference is clearly of age; and while the complexion of attendees may have changed from the old school boy’s club of world leaders and top investors to a younger set with more women, the theme is still the same since its eponymous founder Michael Milken launched the annual event: “The power of ideas.” 6:50 pm Read More

Beverly Hills News – Beverly Hills Police Chief Dave Snowden Readies For Retirement

BHPD Chief David Snowden’s impending retirement on June 13 after 11 years of leading the City’s elite police force may not be quite as simple as collecting an annual six-figure pension. Snowden appears to have entered into a financial conflict of interest the moment he received his first paycheck from private security company Evidence-Based Inc. (EBI), the firm hired on Nov. 12, 2013 by the Beverly Hills Unified School District to provide a contingent of armed guards comprised primarily of retired Beverly Hills police officers. 6:47 pm Read More

Daytime Dolls

Aisha Tyler Aisha Tyler, Julie Chen and Melissa Rivers glamorized the Red Carpet during The 42nd annual Daytime Emmy Awards presented by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences at Warner Bros. Studios. 6:12 pm Read More

An Apple A Day – The Beverly Hills Unified School District honored its Apple Award winners last Thursday in a ceremony at Greystone mansion

L-Apple The Beverly Hills Unified School District honored its Apple Award winners last Thursday in a ceremony at Greystone mansion.Pictured (from left): Horace Mann Principal Steve Kessler, Horace Mann Apple awardee Mary White, Beverly Vista Principal Christian Fuhrer, BV Apple awardee Gabrielle Radonsky, BHHS Principal Carter Paysinger, BHHS Apple Awardee Tricia Fegan, El Rodeo Apple Awardee April Goldsobel, ER Principal Kevin Allen, Mayor Julian Gold, BHHS Apple awardee Elaina Reilly, BHUSD Superintendent Gary Woods, Hawthorne Principal and Apple awardee Kathy Schaeffer, Councilmember Lili Bosse, Vice Mayor John Mirisch, BHUSD Apple awardee Pam Kraushaar, Hawthorne Apple awardee Kim Timmerman, BHUSD Boardmember Howard Goldstein 5:56 pm Read More

Mighty Major – Major is a ten week old, three pound puppy. His mommy was an unsprayed Maltipoo who was accidently “knocked up” by a mystery male hound

l-dog Major is a ten week old, three pound puppy. His mommy was an unsprayed Maltipoo who was accidently “knocked up” by a mystery male hound. He was lucky enough to be featured in a photo-shoot by famed rescue dog photographer Diana Lundin, whose artistic photographs help ShelterHopePetShop.org animals find new homes. Those interested in adopting Major may call Shelter Hope Pet Shop at 805-379-3538. 5:55 pm Read More

How High The Moon – On Monday, the Rotary Club of Beverly Hills held it’s annual Music Competition finals at The Beverly Hills Hotel

J-Rotary On Monday, the Rotary Club of Beverly Hills held it’s annual Music Competition finals at The Beverly Hills Hotel. Students from BHHS auditioned for the competition with seven invited by Event Chair Wanda Presburger to perform. Pictured (front row, from left): Stephan Kim, bass;  Andie Chao, violin;  Yoona Lee, flute;  Julia Choi, piano;  Sungmin Lee, violin;  Sean O’Donnell, Rotary president; (back row, from left): Scott Senior, saxophone; Jake Kalichman, drums;  Wanda Presburger; and  Bill Bradbury, BHHS instrumental teacher. Photo by Gidas Peteris 5:53 pm Read More

The Courier In New Mexico – Beverly Hills High graduate and singer songwriter Raye Zaragoza recently traveled with her copy of The Courier recently on a trip to New Mexico

L-CarryCourier Beverly Hills High graduate and singer songwriter Raye Zaragoza recently traveled with her copy of The Courier recently on a trip to New Mexico. Zaragoza is set to release her debut EP Heroine in May and will have a release party on June 23 at The Federal Bar in North Hollywood. To join the “Carry The Courier” club, take a picture of yourself on vacation with your copy of The Courier and send it to mlopez@bhcourier.com. 5:51 pm Read More

George Christy Talks About Nancy Davis, Race To Erase MS, Tommy Hilfiger, Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and More!

Long before the launch of the television series, Orange Is The New Black, in July 2013, Nancy Davis chose orange as the signature color for her hugely successful Race to Erase MS fundraisers.   That was 22 years ago when she founded the annual event, after her unexpected diagnosis with multiple sclerosis.  Her Good Samaritan goal aiming to find that elusive cure for this debilitating disease.    5:38 pm Read More