Feisty Beverly Hills Newspaper Sold to Philanthropist
Posted: 4/21/2014  |  By: Martha Groves | Los Angeles Times
The Beverly Hills Courier has been sold to Paula Kent Meehan, a former hair-care products executive turned philanthropist.

Terms of the deal for the feisty weekly tabloid were not disclosed.

Clifton Smith, the current publisher, announced the long-rumored sale in a front-page story and a note to readers on Friday. The sale is expected to close within 30 days.