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Local Attorney Scores Major Win for Lenders and Borrowers in State Supreme Court

Local Beverly Hills attorney Ronald Richards scored a major victory today in the Supreme Court of California that will have broad implications for borrowers and banking in the landmark case of Black Sky Capital, LLC V. Michael Cobb, et al.

Facebook Bets on Small-Scale Connections, Romance

Got a crush on another Facebook user? The social network will help you connect, as part of a revamp unveiled Tuesday that aims to foster real-world relationships and make the platform a more intimate place for groups of friends.

L.A. Loses Out In Amazon HQ2 Sweepstakes

Amazon made it official Tuesday following several days of media speculation, with company officials announcing that they have chosen to build additional headquarters at two locations on the East Coast.

World-Renowned Beverly Hills’ Furrier Edwards-Lowell To Close After 78 Years

The famed family-run business will host a series of events to mark the end of its 78-year run. Available for sale will be Edwards-Lowell’s inventory of more than $1 million worth of celebrity vintage and designer furs, furs used in major TV series and movies, for 50 percent off.

Tesla Shares Tumble After Musk Interview in NYTimes

Tesla shares took a pounding Friday amid fresh fears about the future of the electric carmaker after a wide-ranging interview with chief executive Elon Musk in which he revealed his struggles with exhaustion and a lengthy but unsuccessful effort to find a number two executive.

US Probes Claims Pharma Giants Aided Iraq Insurgency

US investigators are probing claims AstraZeneca and other medical giants that worked with the Iraqi government between 2005 and 2009 provided drugs and supplies that would go on to be used to fund terror attacks.

Trump’s Arrival in San Diego Greeted with Protesters

Making the first trip of his administration to California, President Donald Trump traveled to Otay Mesa Tuesday to view prototypes of his proposed border wall, saying after the tour he prefers a barrier that allows law enforcement to see through into Mexico.

Beer and Football Don’t Always Mix: Ask Rodney and Holly Robinson-Peete

Former USC and NFL quarterback Rodney Peete and actress Holly Robinson-Peete reached a settlement with a man who sued the couple for more than $1 million, alleging he was owed the money as his share from his investment in a planned beer distribution deal.

Los Angeles Times Sold to Local Billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong for $500 Million

  Biotech billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong has agreed to purchase the Los Angeles Times from its parent company Tronc, restoring local ownership and perhaps ending a turbulent period for the 136-year-old institution.

Beverly Hills News – Join Walk with the Mayor to Heritage Auctions and Spa on Rodeo

Monday morning, start the week with Mayor Lili Bosse for a truly #BHHealthyCity week! The mayor will be visiting The Spa on Rodeo and Heritage Auctions, and you can bet this will be fun!

Beverly Hills News – Rodeo Drive Announces Runway to Rodeo Street Festival

Rodeo Drive is celebrating over 50 years of luxury! During the glitz and glam of the coveted award season, Rodeo Drive is commemorating its Runway to Rodeo over 50 years of luxury!!

Walk With The Mayor Resumes Monday With a Trip Down South Robertson Blvd.

Mayor Lili Bosse, fresh from her speech at the Women's March LA,  will be leading her acclaimed Walk with the Mayor Monday on a tour of Robertson Boulevard, in the Southeast segment of the City. Walk with the Mayor is the ultimate way to start your week, strolling through the City of Beverly Hills on a healthy walk with a few hundred community members and the Mayor of Beverly Hills on a casual adventure. 

Beverly Hills News – Walk with the Mayor Returns for 2018

She's back! Mayor Lili Bosse returns with her nationally-acclaimed Walk with the Mayor Monday at 8:30 a.m. on the Crescent Drive side of City Hall for a visit to O'Gara's newly acquired McLaren Auto store and Gelato-Go! If you are one of those whose New Year's resolutions include a little more exercise, than this is the way to do it! You will be so glad you did!

Beverly Hills News – Mayor’s Walk Is Last of 2017

Beverly Hills Mayor Lili Bosse is taking her last Walk with the Mayor for 2017 on Monday and participants will be visiting Platinum Equity/Paradigm Talent Agency, 260LA Pop-Up and Cheryl Saban Designs.

US Fed Raises Interest Rates Amid Strong Labor Market

 The US central bank on Wednesday raised the benchmark interest rate for the third and final time this year, and indicated it was not likely to be more aggressive next year, at least for now.

LA City Council Approves New Rules for Banks After Wells Fargo Scandal and Dakota Pipeline Access

The Los Angeles City Council Wednesday approved more stringent rules for banks that want to do business with the city, which could result in Los Angeles divesting its funds from Wells Fargo over its fake accounts scandal and support of the Dakota Access Pipeline.
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