New York Mayor Bill de Blasio declared a public health emergency in parts of Brooklyn on Tuesday, ordering all residents to be vaccinated to contain a measles outbreak concentrated in the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community.
The administration of President Donald Trump has escalated its battle against Obamacare by fully siding with a court ruling that found the health care law unconstitutional.
The Venice Family Clinic will honor Ivy Kagan Bierman and Russel Tyner at its Silver Circle Gala. The Blind Children's Center's Tom Sullivan Celebrity Golf Classic at the Riviera Country Club will recognize Sullivan, founder of the 25-year-old major fundraiser.
The community is mourning the passing of Samuel Louis Milton Kolko, who died at 24 years of age on Feb. 21.
The Harmonist, a luxury fragrance brand based on the ancient principle that balance binds the universe, earth and humanity together, will donate 25 percent of sales to the Women International Zionist Organization.
Three Kardashian sisters are asking a judge to confirm a $10.6 million award they say an arbitration panel granted them in a lawsuit brought by a hedge fund that alleged they committed fraud and breach of contract regarding the funding of a line of beauty products.
Dr. Arjun V. Daluvoy, forum founder, was honored for his more than five decades in the healing arts including 10 years of donated services in India, Ireland, London and New York.
Ashes continue to fall in the smoke-filled skies over Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, and Ventura Counties, prompting cancellations of outdoor events at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts and the Annenberg Community Beach House, as well as activities through the Beverly Hills Community Services Recreation and Parks Sunday.
Two patients in an experimental US rehabilitation program for paralyzed people have been able to walk again thanks to electrical stimulation of their spinal cords, and two others have been able to stand or sit, according to newly published results.
HEALTHY AGING IN BEVERLY HILLS — Mayor Julian Gold, a physician with Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, attended the Senior Health Fair last week at Roxbury Park Community Center. Seniors were able to network with dozens of healthcare professionals and caregivers. Pictured, from left: Carol Marks, Mayor Gold and Health and Safety Commissioner Lisa Kay Schwartz. Marks may look familiar to hundreds of residents – she taught kindergarten at Hawthorne Elementary for 30 years. She and her husband have resided in Beverly Hills for 64 years. Among her students were Schwartz’s two children and Rebecca Gold, the mayor’s daughter.