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Beverly Hills celebrates its past as it prepares to turn 100

Kicking off its centennial celebration, Beverly Hills on Sunday is holding an equestrian parade and a preview of the city's events to make the occasion. The parade commemorates aspects of the city's history including a bridle path that for four decades starting in 1924 extended along the Rodeo median north of the city's commercial zone to Sunset Boulevard and then on Sunset between the city's eastern and western limits. Known for Hollywood glamour, designer boutiques and the 90210 ZIP Code, Beverly Hills officially turns 100 on Jan. 28, and the city wants residents and tourists to have plenty of opportunities to mark the occasion. "This is a chance to take...