Posted Jul. 24, 2015, 9:16 am
Sisyphus, a character from Greek mythology, angered the gods by cheating death. When he was caught, he was condemned to push a stone up a hill, only for it to roll back down and have him restart the process all over again. Imagine seeing that situation on stage. Imagine the screams of agony. Now, imagine that all of it and the events leading up to it is silent. That is exactly what one would see when they go to see the production of “Sisyphus” opening this Tuesday at Theatre 40 (241 S Moreno Dr., Beverly Hills).
Posted Jul. 11, 2015, 10:57 am
Donald Trump met privately in Beverly Hills on Friday with families of people who were killed by assailants in the country illegally and repeated his condemnation of U.S. immigration policies, insisting that other countries send criminals to the United States, which gladly accepts them.
Posted Jun. 27, 2015, 8:15 am
Retiring Beverly Hills High School Principal Carter Paysinger on Friday signed a $685,000 settlement of his federal civil rights lawsuit against the Beverly Hills Unified School District.
Posted Jun. 13, 2015, 9:20 am
Actor John Stamos was cited for suspicion of drunken driving, and today thanked Beverly Hills police for their help. Stamos was stopped in his vehicle near the intersection of Beverly Drive and Santa Monica Boulevard around 7:45 p.m. Friday, said Beverly Hills police Lt. Lincoln Hoshino.
Posted Jun. 2, 2015, 9:13 am
President Barack Obama will speak at a Democratic National Committee fundraiser at the Beverly Hills home of filmmaker Tyler Perry June 18.
Posted Feb. 6, 2015, 8:48 am
The hottest celebrity Oscars viewing party in town is set to be a bigger and better affair on Sunday, Feb. 22, with the 25th annual Night of 100 Stars changing location to the Beverly Hilton’s International Ballroom – the same venue as the Golden Globes.
Posted Jan. 29, 2015, 7:56 am
Prospective Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio will conclude his fundraising swing through Southern California today with a $1,000 per person breakfast in Beverly Hills.
Posted Jan. 24, 2015, 9:11 am
A public memorial service will be held today for actor and fitness guru George Gregory Plitt Jr., who was struck by a Metrolink train in Burbank while filming near the tracks on Jan. 17.
Posted Jan. 22, 2015, 8:46 am
Police searched the campus of Beverly Hills High School on Wednesday because of the second telephoned bomb threat this month, prompting the evacuation of the school but no explosives were found.
Posted Jan. 12, 2015, 9:32 am
"Boyhood," the groundbreaking family drama filmed over the course of 12 years with the same cast, was the big winner tonight at the 72nd annual Golden Globe Awards, winning prizes for best drama film, best director and supporting actress for Patricia Arquette.
Posted Jan. 12, 2015, 9:22 am
A Beverly Hills man has spent $2,585,000 for a 1792 penny -- the most ever paid for a one-cent piece -- and $2,232,500 for a quarter from the same year, it was reported today.
Posted Jan. 9, 2015, 9:02 am
"Boyhood," "Interstellar" and "Game of Thrones" are among 11 films and 10 television programs that will be celebrated today as winners of AFI Awards from the American Film Institute.
Posted Jan. 2, 2015, 9:45 am
The Oregon Shakespeare Festival’s production of “Into the Woods,” which just closed after a successful run at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, was an exciting theatrical gift.
Posted Jan. 2, 2015, 9:16 am
A Beverly Hills police sergeant filed a second lawsuit maintaining he has experienced more retaliation for filing his first complaint against the city, in which he alleged he suffered backlash for reporting that another member of the department peeked at Whitney Houston's dead body.
Posted Dec. 31, 2015, 9:30 am
A truck driver who was injured in a crash on the same steep Beverly Hills street where two Los Angeles police officers were killed earlier this year filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the cities of Beverly Hills and Los Angeles.
Posted Dec. 31, 2015, 9:29 am
An actress and her husband on Tuesday sued a Beverly Hills ophthalmology clinic where she alleges her right eye was injured due to medical negligence.
Posted Dec. 29, 2015, 9:09 am
The Florida State football team is scheduled to participate in the Beef Bowl today at Lawry's The Prime Rib in Beverly Hills, one day after its opponent in Thursday's 101st Rose Bowl Game, Oregon.
Posted Dec. 28, 2014, 9:03 am
The Oregon football team is scheduled to participate in the Beef Bowl today at Lawry's The Prime Rib in Beverly Hills, one day before its opponent in Thursday's 101st Rose Bowl Game, Florida State.
Posted Dec. 19, 2014, 9:02 am
Swedish billionaire Markus Persson, creator of the Minecraft video game, plunked down $70 million for a Beverly Hills mansion and all of its furnishings, it was announced Thursday.
Posted Dec. 2, 2014, 9:10 am
A suspect was shot by a Beverly Hills police officer Monday, about two blocks from the Bank of America branch that was robbed.
Posted Nov. 29, 2014, 8:15 am
FBI agents and police responded to robberies Friday in Los Angeles and Beverly Hills, FBI officials said.
Posted Nov. 10, 2014, 9:16 am
Former President Bill Clinton is scheduled to deliver a foreign policy address in Beverly Hills today, one day after advising several thousands of youth to learn how to take care of their money, and receiving an award for his support of jazz.
Posted Oct. 16, 2014, 8:09 am
A man aboard a Metro Rapid Bus entering Beverly Hills was stabbed Wednesday and a suspected assailant was arrested.
Posted Oct. 15, 2014, 9:25 am
Los Angeles police unveiled surveillance video Tuesday showing a suspect responsible for burglarizing at least three Westside homes after they were offered for sale.
Posted Oct. 6, 2014, 9:21 am
Vice President Joe Biden is scheduled to begin a two-day visit to Los Angeles today by speaking at fundraisers for Iowa Senate candidate Bruce Braley and the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.