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Stanford, Iowa Square Off In Lawry’s Beef Bowl

Stanford and Iowa football players will square off in the Rose Bowl today, but they stormed Beverly Hills this week and filled up at the annual Lawry’s Beef Bowl. The Rose Bowl tradition, held every year at Lawry’s The Prime Rib in Beverly Hills, pits the two Rose Bowl combatants against each other to see which team can consume the most meat. This year’s winner was the Iowa Hawkeyes. Pictured: Lawry’s server Ms. Ciccarelli hands off a plate of prime rib to a hungry Stanford player. Stanford and Iowa football players will square off in the Rose Bowl today, but they stormed Beverly Hills this week and filled up at the annual Lawry’s Beef Bowl. The Rose Bowl tradition, held every year at Lawry’s The Prime Rib in Beverly Hills, pits the two Rose Bowl combatants against each other to see which team can consume the most meat. This year’s winner was the Iowa Hawkeyes. Pictured: Lawry’s server Ms. Ciccarelli hands off a plate of prime rib to a hungry Stanford player. 5:33 pm Read More

Beverly Hills High School Marching Band Performs In London New Year’s Day Parade–Celebrates 2016 With Week-Long Trip To UK

LONDON CALLING — Beverly Hills High School students rang in the New Year by participating in the prestigious 2016 London New Year’s Day Parade, which starts on Piccadilly and finishes in Parliament Square. As part of a week-long trip to the United Kingdom from Dec. 27, 2015 through Jan. 3, 2016, 80 BHHS band and orchestral students, joined by over 25 chaperones and parent supporters, toured spots like London’s historic West End, the Tower of London and the town of Windsor. On Tuesday evening, the BHHS orchestra participated in the London Gala Concert.  Pictured left: the entire student group enjoys a tour at Hampton Court.  Photo by Sherri Rabin Today, starting at noon in the United Kingdom, the Beverly Hills High School Marching Band will celebrate the beginning of 2016 by performing in the London New Year’s Day Parade (LNYDP). The three-and-a-half-hour parade, which celebrates its 30th anniversary this year, boasts more than 8,500 performers from 20 countries, including most members of the 90-member BHHS marching band. 5:32 pm Read More

The Revenant Cometh

Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hardy Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Alejandro González Iñárritu and Maria Eladia Hagerman walked the Red Carpet during the world premiere of 20th Century Fox and Regency Enterprises The Revenant at The TCL Chinese Theater. 5:09 pm Read More

Chefs Of The Future Learn At The Montage – As part of a KidUnity event delving into sustainability, a group visited Montage Beverly Hills

L-KidUnity As part of a KidUnity event delving into sustainability, a group of young “architects of change” visited Montage Beverly Hills’ The Rooftop Grill, where Chef de Cuisine at  Erika Tucker, participated in a very interactive session about utilizing locally sourced organic ingredients and the importance of knowing what is in your food. In the session, Chef Erika taught the children about sustainability and the importance of sourcing and using the best local and organic ingredients whenever possible while giving them a tour of the hotel’s main kitchen at the hotel. For information on the program, visit: http://www.kidunity.us. 5:08 pm Read More

ADL Gala – The Anti-Defamation League annual gala at The Beverly Hilton raised more than $850,000.

J-ADL The Anti-Defamation League annual gala at The Beverly Hilton raised more than $850,000. Pictured (from left): honorees Jeffrey Gross and Gina Raphael of Beverly Hills; ADL CEO/National Director Jonathan A. Greenblatt; event co-chairs Stephanie and Howard Sherwood, also Beverly Hills residents; ADL’s Regional Director Amanda Susskind and Regional Board Chair Eric Kingsley. Christopher A. Murphy was another honoree. Honorary Dinner Co-Chairs were Lynn and Les Bider along  with Terri  and Clayton S. Friedman.  5:02 pm Read More

George Christy Talks About Madelyn Hammond, Holiday Movies, Christmas Cards and More!

Hammond-Holiday-Card-2015 “Would you believe we began this 22 years ago, and are still going strong?” says Madelyn Hammond, the movie marketing maven, about her and husband Pete Hammond’s ritual of creating their uniquely personal Christmas cards.   Pete is the must-read columnist on Deadline Hollywood who annually steers us through the Oscar whirligig until D-day (on February 28th this year). 3:45 pm Read More

Guns N’ Roses To Reunite For Coachella Headlining Gig, Stadium Tour

slash-says-he-and-axl-rose-are-on-friendly-terms-again-video-489940-2 (CNS) Posted: Tuesday, December 29, 2015 – 2:49 PM Rock ‘n’ roll supergroup Guns N’ Roses is reportedly reuniting and will headline next year’s Coachella Music and Arts Festival in Indio. The Hollywood Reporter, citing multiple unnamed sources, said the band is also planning a stadium tour and that the reunion will involve lead singer […] 2:49 pm Read More