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Sentencing Postponed for Former Westside VA Contracts Administrator

A sentencing hearing was postponed Monday for a former U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs contracts administrator who pleaded guilty to tax fraud and lying to investigators about his part in a bribery scheme at the VA's Westside medical center campus.

Day Without A Scooter in Santa Monica as Firms Protest Possible Rules Change

Bird and Lime, the operators of dockless electric scooters that have become a Millennial fad but have raised concerns about safety and cluttering of sidewalks, want supporters to descend on Santa Monica City Hall Tuesday evening to protest the firms' possible ouster from the municipality.

UK Nerve Agent Attack: What we Know so Far

The exposure of an apparently random British couple to the same nerve agent used against former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal, in the same part of southwest England, has sent officials scrambling to discover the source of the contamination.

Friars Charitable Foundation Honors Its 100-Year-Old Chairman With Tower Cancer Research Foundation Gift

The $10,000 grant will go to Tower Cancer Research Foundation’s “Power of Precision” campaign  to accelerate the pace of cancer research in molecular genetics, promoting the translation of the scientific advances into new life-saving therapies for patients.

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.

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Joins National Consortium To Study Use Of Stem Cells In Treating Rare Cardiac Defect

The multi-center collaboration is dedicated to employing innovative therapies to improve outcomes for children with hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS), a congenital heart defect in which the left ventricle is severely underdeveloped.

Beverly Hills News – Walk with the Mayor Joined by NFL Great Terrell Owens to Celebrate Kindness

A special Walk with the Mayor Lili Bosse Monday will kick off Celebrate Kindness Week by helping to raise awareness for Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia, offering BHUSD students Community Service credit for participating, and as a special bonus, joining this walk is NFL Hall of Fame Wide Receiver Terrell Owens!

Beverly Hills News – Join Walk with the Mayor to Heritage Auctions and Spa on Rodeo

Monday morning, start the week with Mayor Lili Bosse for a truly #BHHealthyCity week! The mayor will be visiting The Spa on Rodeo and Heritage Auctions, and you can bet this will be fun!

Beverly Hills News – Walk with the Mayor Returns for 2018

She's back! Mayor Lili Bosse returns with her nationally-acclaimed Walk with the Mayor Monday at 8:30 a.m. on the Crescent Drive side of City Hall for a visit to O'Gara's newly acquired McLaren Auto store and Gelato-Go! If you are one of those whose New Year's resolutions include a little more exercise, than this is the way to do it! You will be so glad you did!

In Midst Of Fighting Wildfires, Vernon Fire Department Finds Time To Donate Blood For CHLA Patients

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles blood inventory is significantly lower than optimal numbers because of a drop in donations around the holidays.  The hospitals goal is to attract 45 donors each day during the two holiday weeks to replenish its blood and platelet supply.

Holiday Loneliness Can Be Harmful To Seniors Health, Say Cedars-Sinai Geriatricians

Seniors should take advantage of community classes and explore hobbies, say Cedars-Sinai experts. In January, the center will offer free exercise and health-management classes.

Beverly Hills News – Mayor’s Walk Is Last of 2017

Beverly Hills Mayor Lili Bosse is taking her last Walk with the Mayor for 2017 on Monday and participants will be visiting Platinum Equity/Paradigm Talent Agency, 260LA Pop-Up and Cheryl Saban Designs.

Battling Cancer, US Senator John McCain Hospitalized

 US Senator John McCain, who is fighting an aggressive form of brain cancer, was in a military hospital Wednesday to treat "normal side effects" of his therapy, his office said.

Health Happenings—Childhelp’s ‘Wonderland 2017’ To Benefit Abused, Neglected Children

NAMI "Family-to-Family" sessions help family members, partners, friends and significant others of adults with mental illness understand their loved one. Volunteers sought to knit or crochet red caps for newborns to raise awareness of heart diseases, congenital heart defects.

Beverly Hills News – Walk with the Mayor Coming Up Roses – And Italian

"Monday is my favorite day," says Mayor Lili Bosse every week, as she joins hundreds of her friends in the Beverly Hills Community for Walk with the Mayor. This week, walk into the heart of Italy at Via Alloro, the Drago Brothers' authentically romantic café offering the finest Southern Italian cuisine and visit one of the City's newest additions, Only Roses - a fragrant addition bringing the world's most luxurious floral splendor to their location on Brighton Way - truly a treat!
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