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BEARS ROAR – The Beverly Hills Bears girls team of the Beverly Hills AYSO won the championship in the U-12 girls division at the Pot O’Gold tournament in Thousand Oaks

Bottom Row, from left: Gemma Macht, Lila Taheri and Samantha Nabati. Middle row, from left: Alessandra Emerson, Sarah-Lea Dahan, Ava Hollander, Hannah Pinchuck, Sophia Haroutunian, Elena Serrano, Audrey Perry and Arielle Efron. Back Row, from left: Coach Michael Taheri, Eva Franco and Coach Babak Nabati. BEARS ROAR – The Beverly Hills Bears girls team of the Beverly Hills AYSO won the championship in the U-12 girls division at the Pot O’Gold tournament in Thousand Oaks. Bottom Row, from left: Gemma Macht, Lila Taheri and Samantha Nabati. Middle row, from left: Alessandra Emerson, Sarah-Lea Dahan, Ava Hollander, Hannah Pinchuck, Sophia Haroutunian, Elena Serrano, Audrey Perry and Arielle Efron. Back Row, from left: Coach Michael Taheri, Eva Franco and Coach Babak Nabati. Read More

Happy Graduation – The final PTSA meeting of the 2017-18 school year included a bittersweet celebration that honored PTSA moms with graduating seniors.

IMG_0974 The final PTSA meeting of the 2017-18 school year included a bittersweet celebration that honored PTSA moms with graduating seniors. After upwards of 20 years in the school district, several of these volunteers are graduating out with their last child. The meeting also offered quite the suprise for co-president Jodi Galen - with a lifesize replica of the petite powerhouse volunteer! Pictured (top, from left): PTSA co-president Laurie Okum, Marjaneh Manavi, Jodi Galen (times two!), and Cindy Trost; (bottom, from left): “graduating moms” Rishelle Maman, Dorit Abramov, Doreece Artal, Eddie Rabin, Dagny Dubelko, Dori Kenneally, Fariba Khorshad, Nazy Yadegar, Jodi Galen and Laurie Okum. Read More

Plugged In Parents – More than 200 BHUSD parents, kids and staff participated in the district’s second “Plugged-In Parents” event on Tuesday evening at Horace Mann

Pictured (from left): Karla Mulholland, Ann-Marie Fine, Alisa Bozin, Anya Kamenetz, Lisa Bieler, Horace Mann Principal Juliet Fine (front), Bahare Yektafar, BHUSD Director of Technology Bernadette Lucas, Romi Azevedo (front), Kimberly Combs and Superintendent Michael Bregy. More than 200 BHUSD parents, kids and staff participated in the district’s second “Plugged-In Parents” event on Tuesday evening at Horace Mann to learn about navigating the challenges of screen time in the digital era. Featuring speaker Anya Kamenetz (author of The Art of Screen Time: How Your Family Can Balance Digital Media & Real Life), the event was sponsored by PTA Council, Rocco’s Pizza, Virtual Room LA and San Wilshire Printing. To view the entire event, which was filmed by K-BEV, visit: tinyurl.com/BHUSDplugged2. Pictured (from left): Karla Mulholland, Ann-Marie Fine, Alisa Bozin, Anya Kamenetz, Lisa Bieler, Horace Mann Principal Juliet Fine (front), Bahare Yektafar, BHUSD Director of Technology Bernadette Lucas, Romi Azevedo (front), Kimberly Combs and Superintendent Michael Bregy. Read More

Beverly Hills Healthy City Walkers to Visit Fresh Brothers Pizza

IMG_4961 Last week, #BHHealthyCity Walk participants were treated to samples of luxury scents and services at Jo Malone London on Brighton Way, with one very lucky participant winning a drawing for the “Scent Your Home Experience,” where a Jo Malone associate will go to the home and personalize layers of lovely fragrance products to suit the home and homeowner.  Read More

Kindness Is Key–El Rodeo 4th and 5th grade Kind Club members shared an important message

L-El-Rodeo-Kind-Club KINDESS IS KEY–El Rodeo 4th and 5th grade Kind Club members shared an important message with the Board of Education on Tuesday about the importance of kindness. “We don’t want anyone to ever feel like they don’t belong,” said one member of the Kind Club, an empowerment group for girls. Pictured, front row, from left: Ashley Pirian, Shira Hazany, Sophie Zalinka, Sabrina Niku, Audrey Rahimi, Sofia Giovine, Mathila Kohanim and Liora Boroumand; middle row: Sienna Sitomer, Ariella Omrany, Jillian Samadi, Isabella Kadz, Phebie Krevoy and Chaya Mobasser; back row: El Rodeo Principal Kevin Allen, Isabella Naufal, Amelia Lanzer, Olympia Lifson, El Rodeo 4th grade teacher and Kind Club leader Lindsey Houlberg, and El Rodeo Assistant Principal Kevin Painter. Read More

Television Icon Steven Bochco Dead, at 74

51Tbrr9TukL._SX331_BO1,204,203,200_ Steven Bochco, the writer and producer behind the iconic 1980s and '90s TV shows "Hill Street Blues," "L.A. Law" and "NYPD Blue," died Sunday morning at the age of 74 after a long battle with leukemia. Read More