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Teen BHEF Seeks Applicants For 2018-19

Beverly Hills students looking to make a difference in their community’s public education are encouraged to join Teen Beverly Hills Education Foundation (BHEF), which is now accepting applications through Sept. 8.

Where Everybody Belongs – Hawthorne 8th grade student leaders (pictured) helped incoming middle school students acclimate this year

Hawthorne 8th grade student leaders (pictured) helped incoming middle school students acclimate this year as part of the school’s WEB (Where Everybody Belongs) peer mentoring program. Top row (from left): Marissa Terranova (teacher), Evan Shaham, Edward Kim, Dylan Van Rossum, Jonathan Saboorian, Natasha Jadidolahi, Rena Nassirzadeh and Marissa Long (teacher). Bottom row, from left: Jacqueline Cohen, Alexandra Bakshian, Nikki Bennett, Ben Padilla, Julia Tabatabai and Taylor Rubin.

Magnitude-4.4 Earthquake Strikes Near La Verne

One of the first questions you're likely to be asked Wednesday will be "did you feel it?" -- a magnitude-4.4 earthquake that struck north of La Verne.

McCain Death Leaves Republicans Lined Up Behind Trump

The death of senator John McCain has left his Republican party ever more firmly in the hands of Donald Trump, without a voice willing to challenge the president's most extreme statements and policies.

Tesla Board To Evaluate Musk Proposal To Go Private As Shares Dip

Tesla's board of directors said Wednesday it will evaluate chief executive Elon Musk's proposal to take the electric car maker private.

Documentary On WWII Hero, Psychoanalyst Dr. Bernard Bail To Be Screened Sunday

On Sunday, The Beverly Hills Public Library will present Jill Demby Guest's documentary, "And Now Love," on the life and career of Dr. Bernard Bail, WW II hero and pioneer of the “mother’s imprint,” a psychological theory that advocates for the equality of women and strikes at the root of all mental illness.

Beverly Hills News – Pepperdine’s School of Public Policy to Debate the Future of Foreign Policy in Beverly Hills

Pepperdine's School of Public Policy will host a debate on the Future of Foreign Policy at the Writers' Guild Theater in Beverly Hills June 26 at 7 p.m, sponsored by the Los Angeles World Affairs Council.

Weinstein Pleads Not Guilty To Rape, Sex Assault Charges

Harvey Weinstein on Tuesday pleaded not guilty to rape and sexual assault charges in a New York courtroom -- the next step in a high-stakes legal battle that the #MeToo movement hopes will end with the disgraced Hollywood mogul behind bars.

Los Angeles Music Festival Cancelled Due to Low Ticket Sales

Goldenvoice says it has canceled this year's edition of the annual FYF festival scheduled for July 21 and 22 at Exposition Park with Janet Jackson and Florence + the Machine lined up as headliners.  

Paul Ryan Set To Speak at Milken Institute Global Conference

House Speaker Paul Ryan and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross are among the scheduled participants as the 21st annual Milken Institute Global Conference concludes Wednesday in Beverly Hills.

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.

Former First Lady Barbara Bush Dead At 92

Former first lady Barbara Bush died Tuesday at the age of 92, triggering an outpouring of praise for the matriarch of a Republican family once at the apex of American politics.

Music Happenings—Concerts This Week Showcase Composer Mark Carlson, Local Rocker Steve Cooke

Music Happenings—Concert tomorrow to honor Pacific Serenades Founder/Artistic Director, composer and long-time UCLA faculy member Mark Carlson. Local rocker Steve Cooke sets Thursday gig of British acoustic rock 'n' roll.

Israeli Yad Vashem Directors Visit American Society of Yad Vashem

Yad Vashem representatives from the World Holocaust Remembrance Center in Jerusalem recently visited the Brentwood offices of the American Society of Yad Vashem.  

Dog Park Announces Extended Summer Hours

Just in time for summer’s longer days and cooler evenings, the Beverly Hills Dog Park will have extended hours, from 6 a.m. – 9 p.m. Located at 344 N. Foothill Rd., there will now be an additional three hours for ‘Fido’ and ‘Scruffy’ to take advantage of the off-leash fun.

Beverly Hills High Assembly On Racism Raises Awareness

The power of words echoed poignantly throughout Beverly Hills High School last Friday following a series of intimate assemblies where around 200 students at a time packed the Salter Family Theatre and listened to speakers address the topic of racism.
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