Archives for April 2016 | BH Courier

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Trying It On For Size

JAnNoah CHLA's CATCH Program, along with former major league baseball pitcher Jim Abbott, shows children with hand and upper limb differences (such as having a weak arm, missing fingers or missing an arm) that "anything is possible." 4:41 pm Read More

The Courier In Israel

S-Carry Sholeh Peyman, right, broker at Beverly Hills’ Peyman Realty & Investments, took her daughter Saman and The Courier with her on a recent trip to Israel to celebrate Saman's 15th birthday.   3:56 pm Read More

L.A. Museum Of The Holocaust’s Yom Hashoah Day Commemoration Ceremony Set For Sunday

"Reflections in Light" an exhibition of paintings by Israeli artist Motke Blum is on display at the Los Angeles Musuem of the Holocaust, and includes his painting "6 Boat Skeletons." The 2 p.m. Yom HaShoah Day of Holocaust Commemoration ceremony Sunday at the Los Angeles Museum of  The Holocaust will feature Mayor Eric Garcetti, Consul General of Israel David Siegel and Rabbi Sarah Bassin of Temple Emanuel. Jeffrey Ohrenstein, chair of the Memorial Scrolls Trust in London, will tell the story of the rescue and restoration of 1,564 pre-war Torah scrolls from Czechoslovakia. 12:36 pm Read More

Trump Surges As Cruz Looks To Steal Indiana

hqdefault-1 With Donald Trump on an increasingly credible path to victory, his chief rival in the Republican presidential nomination race, Ted Cruz, fought back Friday in Indiana, the next primary battleground.   11:31 am Read More

More Than 20 Arrested Following Trump Speech In Orange County

More that 20 people were arrested tonight as hundreds of protesters raged outside the Orange County Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa banging on cars, throwing rocks at motorists and attacking police following a speech by Republican presidential front-runner Donald J. Trump.   10:52 am Read More

HOROSCOPES BY HOLIDAY MATHIS (042916)

TODAY’S BIRTHDAY (Apr. 29). Sweet friends show up to celebrate you, and social fun will make it seem as though your birthday stretches into May. Career advancement makes June exciting. You’ll take your best teammates with you. You’ll never regret what you did for love at the start of 2016, and your allegiance will certainly be rewarded. Gemini and Capricorn adore you.

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Beverly Hills News – Favored Treatment for L’Ermitage?

The Planning Commission will hold a special meeting Monday, May 2 at 7 p.m. in room 280A at City Hall to consider a request for a new Conditional Use Permit (CUP) and Development Plan Review Permit (DPR), and an Extended Hours Permit for the L’Ermitage Hotel on Burton Way.  This decision could be final, if neither the hotel nor residents appeal, meaning Monday’s meeting is the only chance for the public to impact the process. 6:45 pm Read More

Beverly Hills News – Michael Libow Completes School Naming Quintet With Horace Mann School Stage

PERFORMANCE SPACE—Community leaders celebrate the new Michael J. Libow Performance Space at Horace Mann. Pictured (from left): Horace Mann Principal Harvey Oaxaca, Councilman Julian Gold, Michael Libow, Councilwoman Lili Bosse, Board of Education President Howard Goldstein, BHEF President Monique Gibbons, Boardmember Noah Margo, Superintendent Steve Kessler and Horace Mann PTA President  Tina Wiener. On Monday, local leaders joined together at Horace Mann school to celebrate the new “Michael J Libow Performance Space”, named in Libow’s honor following a $35,000 donation he made to the Beverly Hills Education Foundation. The space marks a comprehensive donation campaign by Libow, a local realtor and philanthropist, to name something at each of the five Beverly Hills schools. 6:37 pm Read More

Terrific Tessa – Tessa was saved from the high-kill Devore Shelter by Sally’s Rescue on her last day before being euthanized

Tessa Tessa was saved from the high-kill Devore Shelter by Sally's Rescue on her last day before being euthanized. The 3-year old, 10-pound, poodle was left at the facility after her owner had died. She is now being cared for by the volunteers at the non-profit, rescue only pet store ShelterHopePetShop.org. Those interested in adopting this terrific girl can call Shelter Hope at 805-379-3538. 6:24 pm Read More

Kid Unity – Members of Kid Unity presented their input and ideas regarding La Cienega Community Center and Park

Guy Marks, Robbie Anderson, Sienna Nazarian, David Cohn, Howard Rosoff, Jonah Anschell, Simone Friedman, Chris Robson,  Frances Bilak and Jonah Manheim Members of Kid Unity presented their input and ideas regarding La Cienega Community Center and Park to the Recreation and Parks Commission Tuesday, the culmination of the group’s months-long visits with different community organizations to learn how they do their jobs. Pictured (from left): Guy Marks, Robbie Anderson, Sienna Nazarian, David Cohn, Howard Rosoff, Jonah Anschell, Simone Friedman, Chris Robson,  Frances Bilak and Jonah Manheim. 6:23 pm Read More

St. Anne’s – Philanthropists Avery and Andrew Barth accepted the 2016 Angel Award from St. Anne’s at Evening of Angels

Margaret and Ron Preissman, Susan Niven and Marcia Hobbs Philanthropists Avery and Andrew Barth accepted the 2016 Angel Award from St. Anne’s at Evening of Angels, the nonprofit’s annual gala last week. Alliance of Moms founders Danika Charity, Yasmine Delawari Johnson, Jules Leyser, Emily Lynch and Kelly Zajfen also received an Angel Award for their innovative programs at St. Anne’s, Raising Foodies and Mama + Babe. Opened in 1908 as a safe refuge for unwed mothers, St. Anne’s has evolved into one of the most highly regarded social service agencies in the country. Dating back to 1982 with Nancy Reagan as the first recipient, the Angel Award is given to those who have impacted St. Anne’s work through leadership and philanthropy. Pictured (from left): Margaret and Ron Preissman, Susan Niven and Marcia Hobbs 6:08 pm Read More