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Cedars-Sinai ‘Rock For Research’ Supports Regenerative Medicine Institute’s Stem Cell Projects

The third annual "Rock for Research" Sunday at a private Beverly Hills estate, sponsored by the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center’s Board of Governors, raised more than $480,000 for the Board of Governors’ Regenerative Medicine Institute.

Heat Wave Wreaks Havoc on Power Supply

  Los Angeles Department of Water and Power and Southern California Edison crews worked Monday to restore power to tens of thousands of customers blacked out over the weekend as the Southand's first summer heat wave of 2018 wreaked havoc with power supplies.

Redmond O’Neal Sued by Stabbing Victim

  The son of actor Ryan O'Neal and the late Farrah Fawcett was sued by a man he allegedly stabbed during a crime spree in May.

Trudeau Says that Canada to Legalize Cannabis in October

 Canada will legalize the consumption and cultivation of cannabis from October 17, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Wednesday.

Six More Former USC Students File Lawsuit Against USC Doctor for Misconduct Allegations

Six more former USC students filed a lawsuit against the school and a former USC gynecologist Friday, alleging gross sexual misconduct and sexual assault on campus by the doctor, who worked at the Student Health Center for nearly 30 years.

Razia Jan, Founder Of Girls School In Afghanistan Receives LEF Empowerment Award

The 2018 Meredith MacRae Empowerment Award from The Leadership and Education Fund for the Betterment of Women will help Rezia Jan continue the mission of her Zabuli Education Center (ZEC), an all-girls school in Deh’Subz, Afghanistan.

Rabid Bat Found in Anaheim Prompts Public Warning

A rabid bat was found last week in Anaheim, prompting Orange County Health Care Agency officials to warn the public and request that anyone who may have come in contact with it to call the agency.

Beverly Hills Among Cities to Receive Grant to Combat Illegal Sales of Cigarettes to Minors

  California Attorney General Xavier Becerra Tuesday announced $37.5 million in state grant funding to combat the illegal sale of cigarettes and tobacco products to minors.

Redmond O’Neal Ordered to Undergo Mental Health Evaluation

The son of actors Ryan O'Neal and the late Farrah Fawcett will undergo a mental health evaluation after refusing transport Friday from jail to court, where he was scheduled to appear on robbery, assault and drug charges.

Six More Former USC Students File Lawsuit Against USC Doctor for Misconduct Allegations

Six more former USC students filed a lawsuit against the school and a former USC gynecologist Friday, alleging gross sexual misconduct and sexual assault on campus by the doctor, who worked at the Student Health Center for nearly 30 years.

Razia Jan, Founder Of Girls School In Afghanistan Receives LEF Empowerment Award

The 2018 Meredith MacRae Empowerment Award from The Leadership and Education Fund for the Betterment of Women will help Rezia Jan continue the mission of her Zabuli Education Center (ZEC), an all-girls school in Deh’Subz, Afghanistan.

Philanthropists Lisa and Larry Rosenstein, Randi and Warren Grant, Pediatric Oncologist Dr. Alan Wayne To Be Honored at Tower Cancer Foundation Gala

"All My Children’s" Colin Egglesfield to present award; and Erin Cummings of "Spartacus: Blood and Sand," to serve as emcee. One million dollar grant to single researcher investigating new genetic changes caused by cancer, among major grants to be announced.

Laurie Burrows Grad Authors New Book On Grief, To Take Part In Our House Walk Sunday

Resident and author Laurie Burrow Grad will be among the participants when Our House Grief Support Center's ninth annual Run for Hope 5K kicks off Sunday at the West Los Angeles Civic Center & Bandshell.

Canada Pulls Diplomats From Cuba Over Mysterious Illness

Canada announced Monday it was sending home the families of its diplomats in Cuba, after a year-long investigation into a mysterious illness afflicting Canadian and US officials failed to reveal a cause. 

It’s Was A ‘Dog Day Afternoon’ At Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

Third Annual Dog Therapy Appreciation Day celebrated a program has an average of five dogs per day on Children's Hospital Los Angeles' campus, nearly 1,200 personalized one-on-one patient visits each month, and 73,000 interactions with patients, family members, visitors and staff annually.

Beverly Hills News – #BHHealthyCity Continues to Walk, Visiting Jo Malone and Crescent Mini Park

Last week, #BHHealthyCity walk participants enjoyed delicious gluten-free, flourless treats from Sprinkles Cupcakes and worked off those calories with a walk to Will Rogers Memorial Park on Sunset, where Beverly Hills historian Phil Savenick spoke about Will Rogers, the city’s first Honorary Mayor, and shared the history of the park grounds.
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