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.
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.
"Spider-Man: Far From Home" maintained its lead at the North American box office over the weekend, collecting $45.3 million, according to final figures released Monday.
A strong real estate market and new construction lifted Los Angeles County property assessments to a record $1.6 trillion in this tax year, the ninth straight year of growth, according to Assessor Jeff Prang.
Elise Knebel, 15, a junior at Beverly Hills High School, was recognized last week with the prestigious Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest award a Girl Scout can achieve. Knebel’s project concept was inspired by her brother when he was hospitalized unexpectedly for a prolonged period.
For the second straight year, Beverly Hills financial advisors Tracey Gluck and Lisa Detanna were named to Barron’s prestigious top 100 Women Financial Advisors in America list. Gluck, of J.P. Morgan Securities, and Lisa Detanna of Raymond James, both checked in last year on the list, which reflects the volume of assets overseen by the advisors and their teams, revenues generated for the firms, and the quality of the advisors’ practices.