Archives for July 2018 | BH Courier

Month: July 2014

Israel and Hamas Agree to Ceasefire

_87989348_rsz_gettyimages-473729156  Gaza’s Islamist rulers Hamas and Israel agreed to a ceasefire early Saturday, a spokesman for the Palestinian party said, after five people including an Israeli soldier were killed Friday. 4:34 pm Read More

Analysts Say Ortega is Undercutting Talks on Nicaragua Crisis

Comandante_Daniel_Ortega_Celbreando_su_nuevo_ttiunfi_Presidencial Posted: Friday, July 20, 2018 – 3:48 PM (AFP) The chances of talks finding a way out of Nicaragua’s deadly unrest have taken a blow after President Daniel Ortega used force to crush protests and called Catholic bishop mediators “coup-mongers,” analysts said Friday. Ortega, a 72-year-old former guerrilla seen as increasingly autocratic, has taken a hardline […] 4:31 pm Read More


TODAY'S BIRTHDAY (July 20). You learn to be your own cheerleader, and this makes all of the difference. You'll basically be teaching others to cheer you on as well, and with the new gumption, you'll spring over the hurdles that once kept you from your joy. A deal in August favors you. You'll check two things off your bucket list, and add two more. Leo and Libra adore you.

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City Council Returns MOA To Metro For More Mitigation

The Beverly Hills City Council was not satisfied with the draft Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) that has been negotiated over several months with Metro for Section 2 of the Purple Line Subway Extension.  The MOA was peer-reviewed by DLA Piper. 6:02 pm Read More

New Court Filing Alleges Hadid Failed To Complete Community Service Hours

Bel Air residents laid the hammer down on celebrity megamansion developer Mohamed Hadid’s 901 Strada Vecchia project in a court filing this week.  In a new filing presented to  L.A. Superior Court Judge Eric Harmon, attorneys for John and Judith Bedrosian and Joe and Beatriz Horacek revealed that – among other things – illegal work continued at the project after a July 2017 criminal sentencing, and Hadid allegedly failed to fulfill his required 200 hours of community service. 5:58 pm Read More

Family-Owned Pioneer Hardware Thriving Despite Changing Shopping Trends

S-Storefront In a world where Amazon dominates retail, Beverly Hills’ own Pioneer Hardware has found a way to adapt and thrive, filling a niche in the community by adding online direct sales via its website through Do It Best (the world’s largest online hardware store) while keeping the charm and reliable customer service it has been known for since 1926. 5:54 pm Read More