Archives for September 2017 | BH Courier

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Friars Charitable Foundation board members, from left, Linda Schwartz, Jay Rakow, Marilyn Stambler, Lou Zigman, Marge Graf, Fran Zigman and Lissa Harrison. Photo by Maxine Picard

Friars Charitable Foundation Celebrates Its Grantees

Posted: Friday, September 22, 2017 – 5:31 PM The Friars Charitable Foundation held it Annual Garden Soiree at the home of Board Member Marge and Allan Graf to honor some of the foundation’s grantees. In addition to board members, guests included Daniele Beasely and Merihan Tynan of Cove Street Capital, the foundation’s investment advisors. The […] 5:34 pm Read More

Film Review—The Kingsmen Carry On In Rip-roaring Sequel

Posted: Friday, September 22, 2017 – 5:07 PM By Adam Sherman When Kingsman: The Secret Service debuted in theaters, few expected it to have an impact. It was based on a lesser-known independent comic by Mark Millar (Ultimates, Kick-Ass), featured a hard-R rating, was considered by executives to be “too British” and was released the same weekend […] 5:09 pm Read More

HOROSCOPES BY HOLIDAY MATHIS (092217)

TODAY'S BIRTHDAY (Sept. 22). You're exceptionally lucky over the next four weeks. In November, shake up your professional scene some. What seems like a lateral move will actually lead to something much better. You don't really know yourself until you try new things. Your personal life percolates with fresh activities and interests in 2018. Taurus and Virgo adore you.

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School Board Prepared To OK Teacher Raises Tuesday

On Tuesday, the Board of Education is poised to raise employee salaries by 2.17 percent for the 2017-18 year. That same voting item projects that the district will raise employee salaries by 3 percent in 2018-19 and an additional 2.81 percent in 2019-20. 6:42 pm Read More

Beverly Vista 8th Grader Leia Gluckman Named Finalist In National STEM Competition

When Beverly Vista student Leia Gluckman entered the district Science Fair last year as a 7th grader, she knew exactly what she wanted to create – a product to help the homeless. A volunteer at the teen homeless shelter Safe Place For Youth in Venice since she was 4 years old, Leia said that helping people live better lives has always been in her heart. 6:36 pm Read More

Saved Before Deadline – BHPD Officer Andrew Bromley and Sgt. Eugene Kim came to the rescue when a resident expressed concern that some kittens were trapped

Beverly Hills Police Officer Andrew Bromley and Sgt. Eugene Kim Beverly Hills Police Officer Andrew Bromley and Sgt. Eugene Kim came to the rescue when a Beverly Hills resident expressed concern Thursday afternoon that some kittens were trapped inside the engine of a vehicle. One kitten, an orange and white tabby, was found; another had apparently escaped. BHPD officers went above and beyond for the helpless kitten, as the officers were able to free the cat from the engine with the help of a tow truck driver. The officers have named the kitten “Justice.” 6:29 pm Read More

And The Emmy Goes To… -

Samuel Marlard, manager of Battaglia on Rodeo Drive; Pierre Patrick (holding the Courier), executive director of The Jerry Pace Agency in Beverly Hills; Actor Mak Degennero, actress Michelle Wilson, actor Hunter Wilson, La La Land actress Amiee Conn, PR Manager Camille Salehi and singer/actress Jennifer Day With their copy of the Courier at the Emmy’s Sunday night were, from left: Samuel Marlard, manager of Battaglia on Rodeo Drive; Pierre Patrick (holding the Courier), executive director of The Jerry Pace Agency in Beverly Hills; Actor Mak Degennero, actress Michelle Wilson, actor Hunter Wilson, La La Land actress Amiee Conn, PR Manager Camille Salehi and singer/actress Jennifer Day 6:22 pm Read More

Chillin’ At The Emmy After Party

Felicity Huffman  and William H. Macy Felicity Huffman  and William H. Macy joined the crowd during the HBO after party at the Pacific Design Center,  where the winners, presenters and friends celebrate late into the night. 6:14 pm Read More