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Mirisch’s Fight For Local Control Takes On Editorial Wars With San Francisco Chronicle

In a scathing editorial written April 6 (“Beverly Hills by the bay”) in the San Francisco Chronicle, the paper labeled Beverly Hills “wealthy, homogeneous” “implacable,” and “exclusive;” claimed that apartment buildings were outlawed, and characterized San Francisco Supervisor Gordon Mar as referring to cities such as Beverly Hills as “historically racist.”

Beverly Hills Joins Cities In Suit Challenging Cannabis Deliveries

Beverly Hills has joined several other local governments in filing a lawsuit against the California Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) by attorneys from Churchwell White LLP, in the case of County of Santa Cruz et al. vs Bureau of Cannabis Control et al.

Former City Manager’s Home On La Peer Drive Hits The Market Again

The residence at 265 S. La Peer Dr. which once belonged to former City Manager Jeff Kolin is again on the market, this time for $2.695 million.

Beverly Hills School District Preps For Revival Of Middle School Sports Program

As the Beverly Hills Unified School District plans ahead for its reconfiguration into one dedicated middle school next year, the Board of Education last week discussed ideas to revive the district’s middle school sports program.

Community Mourns Death Of Beverly Hills High School Grad Sam Kolko At Age 24

The community is mourning the passing of Samuel Louis Milton Kolko, who died at 24 years of age on Feb. 21.

Koretz Announces Opposition To Wiener’s SB50

Los Angeles City Councilmember Paul Koretz this week introduced a resolution that formally opposes the controversial California State Senate Bill (SB 50).

Former BHUSD Administrator Hired As Malibu-Santa Monica Principal

Former Beverly Hills Unified School District administrator Chris Hertz this week was named new elementary school principal for the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District.

ADL Warns Of Concern Over Rise In Anti-Semitic Hate Crimes

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL)  released a report last week revealing that anti-Semitic assaults in the United States more than doubled in 2018.

Latest BHUSD Reconfiguration Update Fails To Address Traffic Concerns, Education

Continuing a baffling trend of failing to address education issues, once again Beverly Hills Unified School District’s latest Reconfiguration Update focused on elements of the transformative process that had relatively little to do with students.

Mirisch’s Fight For Local Control Takes On Editorial Wars With San Francisco Chronicle

In a scathing editorial written April 6 (“Beverly Hills by the bay”) in the San Francisco Chronicle, the paper labeled Beverly Hills “wealthy, homogeneous” “implacable,” and “exclusive;” claimed that apartment buildings were outlawed, and characterized San Francisco Supervisor Gordon Mar as referring to cities such as Beverly Hills as “historically racist.”

Beverly Hills Joins Cities In Suit Challenging Cannabis Deliveries

Beverly Hills has joined several other local governments in filing a lawsuit against the California Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) by attorneys from Churchwell White LLP, in the case of County of Santa Cruz et al. vs Bureau of Cannabis Control et al.

BHUSD Hires Architecture Firm To Assess Swim Gym Revamp

Big changes are in the offing for Beverly Hills High’s legendary Swim Gym.

Beverly Hills Spring artSHOW Returns May 18-19

The Beverly Hills artSHOW returns to Beverly Gardens Park 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. the weekend of May 18-19 showcasing a Garden Party to put the spring in your spring.

Former City Manager’s Home On La Peer Drive Hits The Market Again

The residence at 265 S. La Peer Dr. which once belonged to former City Manager Jeff Kolin is again on the market, this time for $2.695 million.

Beverly Hills School District Preps For Revival Of Middle School Sports Program

As the Beverly Hills Unified School District plans ahead for its reconfiguration into one dedicated middle school next year, the Board of Education last week discussed ideas to revive the district’s middle school sports program.

Second Beverly Hills Resident Named in College Admissions Scandal

Beverly Hills resident Robert Flaxman was one of 33 parents charged by Federal prosecutors in “Operation Varsity Blues,” along with resident Jane Buckingham, as reported in the Courier last week.
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