As the new academic year began, the school board and City Council continued to negotiate the terms of the next Joint Powers Agreement. Read about that and more in the top stories from Sept. 4-10.
1. School , with a few campuses .
2. A chicken in the area .
3. Enrollment rates at Beverly Hills schools between the city and the school board.
4. The Beverly Hills Unified School District is enforcing a new state law requiring students in grades seven through 12 to .
5. Lisa Korbatov told City Council members that she of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority's efforts to build a subway route under .
Also this week, the city was making final preparations for its unveiling of the on Sunday, which marks the of the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11. Check back with Beverly Hills Patch for coverage of the garden's dedication ceremonies.