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After Almost Four Years, The Wallis Bids Farewell To Dynamic Lichtenstein Sculpture

After almost four years adorning the southeast corner of the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, American artist Roy Lichtenstein’s colorful 30-foot outdoor sculpture, Coups de Pinceau, 1988 (fabricated 2011), was taken down with little fanfare Tuesday night. The piece was temporarily installed in November 2013 as part of the opening celebration for the Beverly Hills performing arts center and will now make its way home to the artist’s foundation in New York City. Read More

How Much, How Much?

Halle Berry and Josh Gad We wonder how much Halle Berry was paid to host the Chivas Venture $1M Global Startup Competition at LADC Studios. Read More

Walk To Gagosian – Mayor Lili Bosse took her cohort of devoted “Walk with the Mayor” #BHHealthyCity walkers to visit the famed Gagosian Gallery

Mayor Bosse with Gagosian Gallery Director Deborah McLeod in front of one of Koons’ mirror-polished stainless steel sculptures On Monday Mayor Lili Bosse took her cohort of devoted “Walk with the Mayor” #BHHealthyCity walkers to visit the famed Gagosian Gallery on North Camden Drive, where they enjoyed getting up-close with the incredible works currently on display by artist Jeff Koons. The compelling exhibit runs through Aug. 18 at the Beverly Hills gallery. Pictured: Mayor Bosse with Gagosian Gallery Director Deborah McLeod in front of one of Koons’ mirror-polished stainless steel sculptures. Read More

Los Cabos Courier – Beverly Hills residents Lou Parra and Janice Lansing grabbed their copy of the Courier for a sunny vacation in Los Cabos

Beverly Hills residents Lou Parra and Janice Lansing Beverly Hills residents Lou Parra and Janice Lansing grabbed their copy of the Courier last Friday just before jumping in a taxi to head to the airport and fly out for a sunny vacation in Los Cabos. The pair stayed at the Hilton Los Cabos Beach Resort, where they read their copy of the Courier while laying on the beach and enjoying whale watching. To join Lou and Janice in the Carry the Courier Club, snap a photo of yourself with the Courier on your next trip and e-mail it to mlopez@bhcourier.com with caption information. Read More

Beverly Hills News – Walk With The Mayor Returns!

IMG_1642 After a two-week summer break, this week walkers are certain to become inspired! Bringing with her the delicate mist of ocean spray from the South of France, Mayor Lili Bosse continues with her weekly adventures in Government 101. Walk with the Mayor, part of Mayor Bosse’s #BHHealthyCity initiative, aspires to make Beverly Hills the world’s healthiest city - in business, in body and in spirit. Read More

Former Beverly Hills Property Manager Arrested

Posted: Friday, July 14, 2017 – 1:33 PM By Victoria Talbot Former City of Beverly Hills Real Estate and Property Manager Brenda Lavender was arrested Monday, charged with felony Misappropriation of Public Funds (California Penal Code 424 (a) and a felony violation of California Penal Code118 (a), Perjury by Declaration. On Wednesday, the Los Angeles […] Read More

Beverly Hills School District Continues Fight Against Metro Today

Nearly a year after U.S. District Court Judge George H. Wu made his final ruling on Beverly Hills Unified School District v. Federal Transit Administration., et. al., representatives from both sides are expected to return to court this morning before the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in Pasadena. Read More