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Beverly Hills News – $70 Million is Highest Price Ever in Beverly Hills for a Home

Little 70 mill Beverly Hills recorded the highest-priced sale in its history at $70 million Thursday for an 8-bedroom, 15-bath home in Trousdale Estates. Congratulations go to Branden Williams and his wife-and-partner Rayni Williams at Hilton & Hyland. The buyer was represented by Sally Forster Jones, president of Aaroe International Luxury Properties and Katia De Los Reyes of John Aaroe Group. Read More

Guest Editorial By Beverly Hills Councilmember John Mirisch – Fixing Metro, One Board Member At A Time

Last week’s election of our Metro Board representative would almost have to seem like inside baseball to most people not familiar with the process and/or the specifics of our Metro representation. I’m going to try to shed some light on the process and why the outcome of last week’s election in Carson – in which Inglewood Mayor James Butts was selected for a four year term to replace Santa Monica city councilmember Pam O’Connor -- was a big win for both Beverly Hills and the entire region.
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Beverly Hills News – BHUSD Solicits Bids For Armed Guards After EBI Dissolves

Two months after Evidence-Based Incorporated (EBI) filed for bankruptcy and left the Beverly Hills public school system looking rather inept for its decision to forego a competitive bid process to hire a newly formed security firm distinguished primarily by its connection to the Beverly Hills police force, the Beverly Hills Unified School District this week posted a Request for Proposals for school safety and security services firms on its website. Read More

A Family Affair

Brad Pitt escorted his youngsters (L-R) Pax Thien, Shiloh Nouvel, and Maddox with his parents Jane and William Pitt during  Universal’s premiere of Angelina Jolie’s Unbroken in Hollywood.

Brad Pitt escorted his youngsters (L-R) Pax Thien, Shiloh Nouvel, and Maddox with his parents Jane and William Pitt during  Universal’s premiere of Angelina Jolie’s Unbroken in Hollywood.

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Toy Drive – Beverly Hills K-8 schools El Rodeo, Hawthorne, Beverly Vista and Horace Mann all participated in the annual holiday toy drive

L-ToyDrive Beverly Hills K-8 schools El Rodeo, Hawthorne, Beverly Vista and Horace Mann all participated in the annual holiday toy drive where students and families contributed new toys to the Compton School District. On Wednesday, the toys were transported and delivered to Compton. Pictured from left: El Rodeo students, Julien Matian, Wind Hannah, Maya Namba and Ava Benayoun, with Compton PTA Council President Denise Jefferson Roberts. Read More