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Peter Falk with Sweet Baby

Peter and Sweet Baby

Peter “Columbo” Falk and wife Shera Danese Falk lived with at least a dozen dogs at their Beverly Hills mansionette, where Shera recently celebrated her Oct. 9 birthday. Read More

Fall Festival – The Horace Mann community celebrated the Horace Mann Fall Festival and Movie Night

Pictured: Horace Mann students Naomi Strauss and Elena Serrano try some chili. The Horace Mann community came together last week for a fun-filled evening celebrating the Horace Mann Fall Festival and Movie Night. The event included the third annual chili cook-off and bake-off, with the help of the BH Firefighters' Association. BHHS, Massage Envy, Peet's Coffee and Cynthia Spivack Photography. Pictured: Horace Mann students Naomi Strauss and Elena Serrano try some chili. Read More

Bully-Free Zone – The City Council recognized El Rodeo sixth-grader James Kamara on Tuesday with a proclamation and check for $100 from the Human Relations Commission

Pictured, from left: Sharona Kermani, Abner Kermani, Vice Chair Sonia Berman, Riley Kermani, Jake Kermani, Steven Kamara, Julia Kamara, Councilmember Les Friedman, Commissioner Karen Popovich Levyn, Councilmember Julian Gold, James Kamara, Negar Kamara, Mayor Lili Bosse, Councilmember John Mirisch, Commission Ori Blumenfeld, Chair Jerald Friedman, Commissioner Annette Saleh, Councilmember Robert Wunderlich The City Council recognized El Rodeo sixth-grader James Kamara on Tuesday with a proclamation and check for $100 from the Human Relations Commission. James was the first-place winner of the Bullying Prevention Video contest after producing a video featuring a boy who makes fun of another boy who has fallen down. A girl helps the fallen boy off the ground and tells her peer that it is never okay to be a bully and that he should have helped his friend instead. Pictured, from left: Sharona Kermani, Abner Kermani, Vice Chair Sonia Berman, Riley Kermani, Jake Kermani, Steven Kamara, Julia Kamara, Councilmember Les Friedman, Commissioner Karen Popovich Levyn, Councilmember Julian Gold, James Kamara, Negar Kamara, Mayor Lili Bosse, Councilmember John Mirisch, Commission Ori Blumenfeld, Chair Jerald Friedman, Commissioner Annette Saleh, Councilmember Robert Wunderlich Read More

Beverly Hills JPA Negotiations Reach Critical Turning Point

For weeks, according to Beverly Hills Unified School District officials, Superintendent Michael Bregy has sought, unsuccessfully, to schedule a City-School  District Liaison meeting to discuss the Joint Powers Agreement (JPA), the $9.7 million contract that governs how school facilities are made available to the City. That meeting will likely take place next week. Read More