LADBS Approves Haul Rout for Massive Somma Way Project Despite Residents’ Objections

Despite the opposition of dozens of residents, attorneys for the Bel Air Association (BAA) and the Bel Air Homeowners Alliance (BAHA) and Shawn Bayless, Planning and Land Use Deputy for Los Angeles 11th District Paul Koretz and Leonard Nimoy, beloved star of Star Trek -Los Angeles Board of Building and Safety Commissioners approved the hauling for a massive project at 10697 Somma Way. The project will require the removal of 50,000 cubic yards of soil, revealed the lawyers, including a previously undisclosed 19,634 cubic yards to excavate and install 270 soldier piles, for which the City of Los Angeles does not require disclosure in the goal route permit or Mitigated Negative Declaration (MND). Read More

Beverly Hills News – Coldwell Banker Competes in 2nd Annual Summer Food Drive

NorthStar Moving Company and Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage have teamed up for their second annual “Let’s Send Hunger Packing” summer food drive. With the support of Move for Hunger, the drive will feed hungry children in Los Angeles and Orange Counties – some of the over one million Southern California children who lack access to healthy foods in Southern California. Read More

Beverly Hills News – Greystone Concours d’Elegance Celebrates Style

Ford Celebrates 50 Years Of The Mustang At Concours D'Elegance The Concours d'Elegance at Greystone Mansion brought together some of the best elements of luxury living under azure skies on a perfect day in Beverly Hills. The finest automobiles in the world spread across the famed manse, populated by the City's most beautiful people enjoying fine libations and refreshments with a backdrop of one of the most exquisite estates in Beverly Hills. Tipping the hat to the City's own Centennial Celebrations, the Ford Mustang showed of 50 years of great Mustangs, including the Shelby Cobras.  Porsche had models stretching back 60 years to the beginning of the famed automobile. Rare Italian models and fine antique classics spotted the grounds. Throughout, models in vintage clothing from ReVamp designs set the tone, bringing back a sense of the days when the Dohenys lived in the storied estate. Guests strolled under the trees, amidst the gardens and throughout the mansion. A fashion show and awards presentation for the fine auto entries ended the day. Read More