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“At-Risk” Trees in Trousdale Slated for Removal

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.

Suspect Arraigned in Beverly Hills Armed Robbery

Aaron Christopher Newsom was arraigned Jan. 14 on charges stemming from the armed robbery on North Canon Drive on Jan. 11.

Another OC School Linked to Nazi Salute Scandal

Garden Grove Unified School District officials Monday condemned a video that made the rounds on social media showing members of the Pacifica High School boys' water polo team making a Nazi salute and singing a propaganda song.

Ethics Commission Fines Former L.A. Planning Director More Than $280,000

 A former Los Angeles planning director was fined more than $281,000 by the city's Ethics Commission Tuesday for doing prohibited consulting work for developers shortly after leaving his municipal job.

Dodgers Preliminary 2020 Schedule Announced

The Los Angeles Dodgers will begin the 2020 season by playing host to the San Francisco Giants March 26 at Dodger Stadium, according to the preliminary schedule announced Monday by Major League Baseball.

Ex-Tinder Marketing VP Sues Dating App, Former CEO in L.A.

A former executive at dating site Tinder is suing the West Hollywood-based company and its ex-chief executive, alleging he assaulted her and the company wrongfully fired her, according to court papers obtained Tuesday.

Dodgers to Unveil Plans for a Renovated Dodger Stadium

The Dodgers Tuesday will unveil plans for a $100 million renovation of Dodger Stadium that will provide a new center field plaza as well as elevators and bridges that will connect the outfield pavilions to the rest of the stadium, a newspaper reported.

Three Charged in Disneyland Brawl

Criminal charges were filed Tuesday against a Las Vegas man and his sister and brother-in-law in connection with a brawl at Disneyland that was captured on video that went viral.

Peninsula Beverly Hills Voted No. 1 In Annual Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards

The Peninsula Beverly Hills earned high marks this week in Travel + Leisure’s 2019 World’s Best hotel awards.

Beverly Hills Residents Hope To Bring Persian Food To The Masses With Baaz Bites

Growing up in a Persian family in Beverly Hills, Jordan Elist was surrounded by the sight, smell and taste of Persian food nearly everywhere he turned.

BHPD Asks Community To Be Aware Of Car-Related Heatstroke Concerns

As the summer heats up, the Beverly Hills Police Department is alerting residents about the dangers of leaving children in hot cars.

Spagnoli Updates City Council On Beverly Hills Crime Stats: Crime Down, Arrests Up

In a report Tuesday, Police Chief Sandra Spagnoli updated the Beverly Hills City Council on her strategic plan, and crime statistics and policing in the City. Crime is down, including residential burglaries, and arrests are up.

City Council Begins To Examine Housing Displacement In Late-Night Discussion

With a City Council agenda that was filled mostly with consent calendar items, it seemed the City Council was destined to have a short night Tuesday.

Beverly Hills Police Officers Show Support For Chief Sandra Spagnoli

In an unprecedented effort to declare their support for embattled Police Chief Sandra Spagnoli and to dispel rumors of poor morale in the BHPD, two sworn officers used the public comment segment of the formal City Council meeting to express their support with prepared statements.

Man Suspected of Pushing, Threatening UCLA Employee Still At-Large

UCLA police kept searching Thursday for a man who pushed a university staff member and made sexually explicit threatening statements to her.

Los Angeles Mayor Releases Report on City’s Global Sustainability Goals

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti Thursday unveiled a report that says the city is pursuing and meeting sustainable development goals that were adopted by the United Nations in 2015.
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