The Beverly Hills High School (BHHS) Robotics Team hosted a “Women in STEM” event for Beverly Vista Middle School (BVMS) students on Jan. 17. Senior Eva Danesh, President of the Business-Robotics Team called MorTorq, said that the motivation behind the event was to outreach and inspire younger students —especially females—who may not otherwise consider careers in the male-dominated STEM field.
Murder and madness come alive once again at Greystone Mansion as Theatre 40 returns to the historic Beverly Hills estate for the 18th season of “The Manor.”
Thirteen Aleppo pine trees in Trousdale are slated for removal after City arborists finished a week-long assessment of 188 trees along Carla Ridge and adjacent streets.
The Beverly Hills Police Department participated in the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority’s (LAHSA) Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count on Jan. 22. Participants also included over 60 local volunteers, City staff, Beverly Hills Homeless Outreach Team, and Beverly Hills Ambassadors. City of Beverly Hills Ambassador Services Operation Manager, Kris Zagyva, told the Courier, “We were in attendance along with several city commissioners, PD, and lots of volunteers. It was a large turn out.”
With over 2,000 state legislative bills introduced annually, it’s quasi-impossible for one person to keep track of all of them, according to Beverly Hills Policy and Management Analyst Cynthia Owens.
Beverly Hills residents, businesses, and community leaders came together for the North Canon Mural Ribbon Cutting ceremony on Jan. 12. Among those in attendance were Mayor John Mirisch, Vice Mayor Lester Friedman, and Councilmembers Dr. Julian A. Gold, Lili Bosse and Robert Wunderlich. Mural artist Tomokazu Matsuyama was on hand to talk about his creative vision.