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The Essence Women In Hollywood Event Was Full Of Black Girl Magic

The Huffington Post | Zeba Blay | Posted 02.24.2017 | Black Voices

Essence magazine held its 10th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Awards in Beverly Hills on Thursday night, where four black women were honored for thei...

Hairstylists Reveal the Best Hair Advice They Ever Received

Allure | Posted 02.22.2017 | Style
Allure

For Allure, by Deena Campbell. Ask any hairstylist to give you hair-care or styling advice and they’ll give you a mouthful of answers, but ask them...

See How A 3-D—Printed Robot Catches A Fish

Architectural Digest | Posted 02.22.2017 | Technology
Architectural Digest

For Architectural Digest, by Nick Mafi. All it takes is one reading of Hemingway's The Old Man and the Sea—in which the protagonist goes 84 days wi...

Voter Fraud: If It Can Happen In Beverly Hills...

John Mirisch | Posted 01.26.2017 | Los Angeles
John Mirisch

In a city in which an election was won four years ago by seven votes, every vote should count. But only the votes that should count should count. An...

Bowie Rocks Beverly Hills (Like It's 1972)

Vivien Moon | Posted 01.20.2017 | Los Angeles
Vivien Moon

David Bowie at The Beverly Hills Hotel in 1972 photographed by Mick Rock. Images courtesy Frank Pictures Gallery (left) and Taschen Gallery (right) "...

Beverly Hills: State of the City -- When Mindless Densification is Not the Solution

John Mirisch | Posted 01.13.2017 | Los Angeles
John Mirisch

The following article is adapted from my "State of the City" address which I gave to the Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce in October of 2016. In Mar...

2017: Wellness, Health and Happiness

Andrea Poe | Posted 12.30.2016 | Healthy Living
Andrea Poe

After New Year's, our attention turns towards our goals. It may be a cliché, but it's also all too real. Here are tips from top wellness experts on...

A Shalom from Israel, a Home Across the Sea

John Mirisch | Posted 12.01.2016 | Los Angeles
John Mirisch

As famous, glamorous and cosmopolitan as Beverly Hills is, during my tenure as mayor I've tried to stress that for those of us who live here, it's jus...

The Hilton Chronicles: Just how much does HH stiff BH?

John Mirisch | Posted 11.03.2016 | Los Angeles
John Mirisch

After the City of Beverly Hills issued a press release announcing a tentative development agreement between the City and the Wanda Group for its One B...

Gray In L.A.: What Older Women Must Resist And Rebel Against

Sabine Reichel | Posted 11.02.2016 | Fifty
Sabine Reichel

I had an appointment with a dermatologist, and as it had turned out, practically every one of them in this vain town is also a self-proclaimed wizard in plastic surgery. 'Oh, this will be fun', I thought, 'I know exactly what will happen.'

VR and Municipal Government:Imagine the Possibilities

John Mirisch | Posted 11.01.2016 | Technology
John Mirisch

In Beverly Hills, one of our mottos is that we are "driven by innovation." We recognize the potential of technology and our goal is to use technology...

The Hilton Chronicles: Seven Strikes And You're Out

John Mirisch | Posted 09.16.2016 | Los Angeles
John Mirisch

Former Dodger great Steve Garvey had a lifetime batting average of .294 with 2599 hits. He also struck out 1003 times. While his hits consisted of a...

What it takes to buy a house in LA.

David Rae | Posted 09.13.2016 | Los Angeles
David Rae

Salary to Purchase a Home in LA To Live and Buy (a House) in LA It's no secret that L.A. real estate prices are unreal. So how much do you have to mak...

Richard Pryor's Daughter Opens Up About The Racism Her Family Faced In Beverly Hills

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 08.18.2016 | OWN

When Rain Pryor was born in 1969, her father, Richard Pryor, had already begun transitioning from a relatively mild joke-telling comedian to a fearles...

Getting Transit Back on Track in LA County

John Mirisch | Posted 08.13.2016 | Los Angeles
John Mirisch

By Patrick Furey, Mayor of Torrance, and John Mirisch This article originally appeared in the Los Angeles Business Journal on July 5, 2016, with the ...

Growing Up and Doing Business With: Hairdresser Angela Kalinowski

Marina Chetner | Posted 07.05.2016 | Business
Marina Chetner

From thinking about law, to studying physical therapy, to becoming a hairdresser: Angela Kalinowski is proof that no career path is clear cut.

Stand By Me

Mary Ellen Hannibal | Posted 07.05.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Hannibal

Maybe it's because the word refers to the ultimate oblivion, or maybe it's because most of us think of polar bears stranded on melting icebergs when we hear about "extinction," but many of us assume the curtailing of life forever is a remote phenomenon.

8 Iconic Hotels That Have Inspired Beloved Songs

Oyster | Posted 06.23.2016 | Travel
Oyster

There are some hotel names you just know, whether you've ever stayed at the hotel or not. These iconic spots can be famous for a variety of reasons: t...

How much to live "comfortably" in Los Angeles? The Standard of Moolah.

David Rae | Posted 06.14.2016 | Los Angeles
David Rae

The Standard of Moolah in L.A. How much do you really need to live "comfortably" in LaLa Land? By DAVID RAE, CFP®, AIF® Old joke: KID: "Daddy...

CAMP REVAMPED: James Franco And Tori Spelling Reboot Lifetime's MOTHER, MAY I SLEEP WITH DANGER? With Some Pertinent Messages!

Andrew Cristi | Posted 06.10.2016 | Entertainment
Andrew Cristi

Lifetime, Sony Pictures Television And Vulture Host Screening Of James Franco's Revamped Version Of "Mother May I Sleep With Danger?" NEW YORK, NY - J...

The Right Nose for the Face, or Adventures in Rhinoplasty

Geri Spieler | Posted 06.08.2016 | Style
Geri Spieler

Rhinoplasty, commonly known as a "nose job," is not just a 20th-century cosmetic procedure. In fact, the earliest rhinoplasty was recorded in ancient ...

8 U.S. Hotels Where You Can Get a Proper High Tea

Oyster | Posted 06.07.2016 | Travel
Oyster

If there's one thing you need to do when you're in England, it's sit down for a proper tea. There's nothing quite like taking a break from the day, si...

'The Place We Live' Is 'Melrose Place' For The Chemically Imbalanced

The Huffington Post | John Trowbridge | Posted 06.07.2016 | Comedy

Ever wonder what would happen if the gang on "90210" raged out on steroids? "The Place We Live," the new web series from UCB's Betsy Kenney and Dara K...

4 Things You Need to Know About the Red-Carpet Facial

Christie Carmelle Lopez | Posted 06.06.2016 | Style
Christie Carmelle Lopez

As I sit in the non-descript exam room of the famed Dr. Raj Kanodia, I am struck by the simplicity of what he calls his "Med Spa." I eye rows of pamph...

Hypocrisy, Thy Name is "Hilton"

John Mirisch | Posted 06.04.2016 | Los Angeles
John Mirisch

As described in an earlier article, the Beverly Hilton, in what they are calling a "reconfiguration" of a project which won a referendum by 129 votes in an election with 569 documented cases of voter fraud, is using a California initiative loophole to try to build a 375-foot skyscraper in a city with a 45-foot height limit.