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Beverly Hills News – U.S. District Court Judge Wu Prepares To Rule For Beverly Hills In Fight Against Metro

U.S. District Court Judge George H. Wu edged one step closer to giving Beverly Hills residents a chance to understand firsthand that the Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) intends to run a subway tunnel under the City’s one public high school and through fields of potentially explosive methane pockets at Wednesday’s hearing in Federal Courthouse Room 10 in Downtown L.A. 6:29 pm Read More

Students Pedal For Childrens Aids Relief – Students at Harvard-Westlake School raised scholarship funds for HIV-affected graduates of the New Hope Orphanage in Meru, Kenya

v-kidscharity Students at Harvard-Westlake School raised scholarship funds for HIV-affected graduates of the New Hope Orphanage in Meru, Kenya. A committee headed by Beverly Hills resident Gaia Murphy organized the cycling event at SoulCycle. Students raised sponsorship donations for their rides and the March to the Top Foundation provided matching funds, with proceeds totaling $17,500. Pictured (from left): organizing committee members Chase Garvey-Daniels, Gaia Murphy (event chair), Jack Nordstrom, Chloe Kim, Brooke Stanford, Trey Fourticq, Grace Burton, Ryan Stanford, and Jaya Nayar. 5:57 pm Read More

Soccer Champs – The Beverly Hills AYSO Under-10 Extra Girls team celebrated Memorial Day weekend by winning the championship cup at Top Gun in San Diego

M-Soccer603 The Beverly Hills AYSO Under-10 Extra Girls team celebrated Memorial Day weekend by winning the championship cup at Top Gun in San Diego. The girls went undefeated and outscored the opponents 22-3. Pictured: Shylee Beyda, Mika Brenner, Naomi Chaloff, Keira Ishak, Gabby Mussry, Mayah Ramer, Alley Romano, Ariella Stern, Isabel  Stutz, Samantha Zide, Coaches Christy Chaloff and Raymond Beyda. 5:51 pm Read More

BHHS At SMC – Santa Monica College’s Dance Department hosted 35 students from Beverly Hills High School for a “Dance Day” at the SMC main campus

L-SMCBHSS-this-one Santa Monica College's Dance Department hosted 35 students from Beverly Hills High School for a "Dance Day" at the SMC main campus. BHHS Dance Company and other dance students took intermediate and advanced modern dance and African dance classes with SMC professors, and viewed student performances by Global Motion World Dance Company and Synapse Dance Theater, SMC's global dance and modern dance companies. SMC offers an Associate in Arts degree in dance as well as a Teaching of Dance department certificate, and prepares the serious dance student for transfer to University of California campuses and conservatory programs like NYU Tisch School of the Arts, among others. Classes include six different technique levels of ballet, commercial and modern dance, dance history and choreography. 6:07 pm Read More

School Spirit – Beverly Hills High School seniors put the finishing touches on this year’s class mural, a contemporary street art design depicting the BHHS Norman

Pictured, from left: Hakimianpour, Mahamed Sadeghi, James Marzouk, Blake Ackerman, Josh Khalili, Leila Kashfi and Bethel Tammerat. Beverly Hills High School seniors put the finishing touches on this year’s class mural, a contemporary street art design depicting the BHHS Norman. “All the colors represent the diverse people who go to the school,” described Ameen Hakimianpour, lead designer. Pictured, from left: Hakimianpour, Mahamed Sadeghi, James Marzouk, Blake Ackerman, Josh Khalili, Leila Kashfi and Bethel Tammerat. 6:06 pm Read More

Teacher’s Awareness Adds Up To Saving Student’s Life – Beverly Hills High School math teacher Kurt Schmalzbach (center) was recognized by the Health and Safety Commission

From left: BHHS Principal Dave Jackson, Kurt Schmalzbach,  and Lisa Schwartz, chair of the Health and Safety Commission. Beverly Hills High School math teacher Kurt Schmalzbach (center) was recognized by the Health and Safety Commission with the “Health and Safety Award.” Schmalzbach intervened when he noticed one of his students’ was not well. His actions resulted in the student receiving life-saving medical attention. From left: BHHS Principal Dave Jackson, Kurt Schmalzbach,  and Lisa Schwartz, chair of the Health and Safety Commission. 6:05 pm Read More

Cops and Coffee – Last week, the Beverly Hills Police Department held its first in a series of coffees and conversations with community members

Pictured (from left): Martha Ramirez, Julia Green, Archna Tuli, Vanessa Cisterna, Rose Kaiserman, BHPD Chief Sandra Spagnoli, Kelli Schatz, Tracy Mathalon, Sgt. Scott Dowling. Back row: Det. Chris Coulter, Det. Ubaldo Mendoza, and Sgt. Greg Mader. Last week, the Beverly Hills Police Department held its first in a series of coffees and conversations with community members in hopes of bringing information to the citizens regarding crime trends and safety awareness. The Coffee and a Cop was held at Factor’s Famous Deli. Pictured (from left): Martha Ramirez, Julia Green, Archna Tuli, Vanessa Cisterna, Rose Kaiserman, BHPD Chief Sandra Spagnoli, Kelli Schatz, Tracy Mathalon, Sgt. Scott Dowling. Back row: Det. Chris Coulter, Det. Ubaldo Mendoza, and Sgt. Greg Mader. 6:03 pm Read More

Strawberry Tournament – The Beverly Hills AYSO girls Under-10 extra team celebrated Mother’s Day weekend by advancing to the medal round and placing 4th at the Strawberry Tournament in Camarillo

Pictured: Shylee Beyda, Mika Brenner, Naomi Chaloff, Keira Ishak, Gabby Mussry, Mayah Ramer, Ally Romano, Ariella Stern, Isabel Stutz and Samantha Zide. Coaches Christy Chaloff and Raymond Beyda. The Beverly Hills AYSO girls Under-10 extra team celebrated Mother's Day weekend by advancing to the medal round and placing 4th at the Strawberry Tournament in Camarillo. Pictured: Shylee Beyda, Mika Brenner, Naomi Chaloff, Keira Ishak, Gabby Mussry, Mayah Ramer, Ally Romano, Ariella Stern, Isabel Stutz and Samantha Zide. Coaches Christy Chaloff and Raymond Beyda. 6:17 pm Read More

George Christy Talks About Barry Avrich, Lew Wasserman, Harvey Weintstein and More!

Barry Avrich with Diana Ross during a charity gala Springtime.  The jacarandas are in bloom, purpling the landscaoe, and Hollywood’s talking about the Cannes Film Festival opening this weekend with Woody Allen’s romantic caper Café Society …  and discussing the excerpt in The Hollywood Reporter from Moguls, Monsters and Madmen: An Uncensored Life In Show Business, the stay-up-at-night-read from memoirist Barry Avrich. 6:13 pm Read More

Beverly Hills Loves Trees – Beverly Hills Mayor John Mirisch and the Beverly Hills City Council joined preschoolers at Beverly Gardens Park on Arbor Day last Friday

v-Arbor-Day-with-Hawthorne-Preschoolers Beverly Hills Mayor John Mirisch and the Beverly Hills City Council joined preschoolers at Beverly Gardens Park on Arbor Day last Friday, when they planted a Canary Island Pine at the corner of Park Way and North Canon Drive. The event marked the 31st consecutive year of designation for Beverly Hills as a Tree City USA award recipient. Preschool students from BHUSD schools did a singing performance for the City Council and then helped plant the tree. 5:40 pm Read More

The Courier in Israel – Sholeh Peyman, right, broker at Beverly Hills’ Peyman Realty & Investments, took her daughter Saman and the Courier with her on a recent trip to Israel

Sholeh Peyman and her daughter Saman Sholeh Peyman, right, broker at Beverly Hills’ Peyman Realty & Investments, took her daughter Saman and the Courier with her on a recent trip to Israel to celebrate Saman's 15th birthday. The pair celebrated Nowruz and visited the Baha’i shrine and gardens on Mount Carmel (known as one of the eight wonders of the world) in Haifa, where Saman was born. 5:36 pm Read More