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Beverly Hills News – Beverly Hills Historian Phil Savenick Presents Televisionary Art, The Teenaged Inventor of TV, @ Paley Center for Media

The world debut and preview of an international museum exhibit about the 14-year old who conceived electronic television 1922 will be Saturday, August 11, at the Paley Center in Beverly Hills. The Philo Farnsworth Exhibit thehistoryoftv.com contains never-before displayed relics of the invention of television.

Chile Prosecutors Seek Vatican Files of Priests in Sex Scandal

Prosecutors in Chile on Wednesday said they have requested the Vatican files of nine Chilean priests being investigated for sexual abuses.

Canadian Fundamentalist Mormon Polygamists Sentenced to House Arrest after Two Decades of Legal Wrangling

Two leaders of a fundamentalist Mormon community were sentenced to house arrest Tuesday in the first real test of Canada's 130-year-old ban on having more than one wife.

Norway’s Worst Mass Murderer Appeals to ECHR: Incarceration Conditions are “Inhuman”

 Mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik will learn Thursday the result of his appeal at the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) against his prison conditions in Norway.

Pope Francis Calls for End to Carnage in Middle East in Traditional Easter Message

 Pope Francis on Sunday called for an end to "carnage" in Syria and "reconciliation" in the Middle East in his traditional Easter message.

Beverly Hills News – Memorial Tonight at the Beverly Hills Hotel

There will be a memorial service tonight at the Beverly Hills Hotel for Jewish Holocaust Survivor Mireille Knoll of France. The service is being hosted by the Beverly Hills Jewish Community which meets regularly at the hotel.

Beverly Hills News – Walk With The Mayor To Visit Motion Picture Library, La Cienega Park

This week, Walk with the Mayor participants will enjoy a truly rare treat, spanning the scope of Beverly Hills' illustrious history with the film community and touring one of the great jewels in the City's park system. Beverly Hills Mayor Lili Bosse will lead the group on a walk to the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences Margaret Herrick Library and nearby, La Cienega Park!

Beverly Hills News – Walk With The Mayor To Visit Motion Picture Library, La Cienega Park

This week, Walk with the Mayor participants will enjoy a truly rare treat, spanning the scope of Beverly Hills' illustrious history with the film community and touring one of the great jewels in the City's park system. This week, Beverly Hills Mayor Lili Bosse will lead the group to the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences Margaret Herrick Library and nearby, La Cienega Park!

Beverly Hills News- Panelists to Address Cultural Heritage Commission on Trousdale, Greystone

Wednesday afternoon at 1:30, the Cultural Heritage Commission will meet at City Hall for a field trip to consider Mills Act Contracts (historic property preservation agreements) for the Fine Arts Theater on Wilshire Blvd. and a residence designed by Victor Gruen on Coldwater Canyon Road.   

SpaceX Welcomes Second Successful Launch of Communications Satellites

Hawthorne-based aerospace firm SpaceX completed its second successful launch of the weekend Sunday, sending a series of communications satellites into orbit from Vandenberg Air Force Base.

Beverly Hills News – Cultural Heritage Commission Set to Begin Three New Landmark Hearings

The Cultural Heritage Commission will review the preliminary report on two new properties in consideration of possible landmark status in Beverly Hills. The Regina-Fine Arts Theatre at 8554 Wilshire Blvd. and the "Vance Residence" at 805 Hillcrest Road are being reviewed for consideration as local landmarks in the City.

Beverly Hills News – Bob and Dolores Hope Estate Rejected for Preservation by LA City Council

The Los Angeles City Council Tuesday rejected a historic-cultural monument designation for the late Bob Hope's longtime Toluca Lake home.

Beverly Hills News – Mickey Fine Celebrates 55 Years in Beverly Hills

Beverly Hills honored Mickey Fine Pharmacy this morning, celebrating 55 years on business serving the residents and businesses of the City.

Beverly Hills News – Durst Attorneys Begin Questioning for Preliminary Hearing to Stand Trial

A doctor called to the stand in New York real estate scion Robert Durst's Los Angeles murder case testified Tuesday that he spoke to a woman who identified herself as Durst's wife around the time she vanished in 1982, but he couldn't positively identify the woman on the phone.

Melania Trump – What Kind of First Lady is She?

Two weeks after her husband's inauguration, questions are mounting about what kind of first lady Melania Trump will be.

The Dalai Lama Will Speak at UC San Diego Commencement in June

The 14th Dalai Lama will speak at UC San Diego graduation ceremonies in June, the school announced Thursday.
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