Creative Visions: Igniting the Spark of Creative Activism

Malnourishment, climate change, poverty, human rights, youth and education—shining light on these important issues to raise awareness and find solutions is the force behind Creative Visions, a Malibu nonprofit dedicated to igniting the spark of creative activism through media and the arts.

Pacific Palisades Art Association Showcases Local Art

As a nonprofit organization dedicated to showcasing local art, the Pacific Palisades Art Association features art demonstrations, guest speakers and judged group shows, as well as member solo shows at the public library and local women's club.

Malibu Poet Laureate Shares Penchant for Poetry

Providing a unique and inspiring voice for Malibu, Malibu’s first Poet Laureate, Ricardo Means Ybarra, felt surprised, elated and honored when he was chosen for the post last March.

The Shape of True Health: Work Your Body, Refresh Your Mind, Rejuvenate Your Self

“I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.” ~John Muir

Pepperdine Rings in the New Year with Musical Performances to Entertain & Delight

Pepperdine University kicks off the new year with an exciting lineup of musical performances at the Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts at Pepperdine’s Malibu campus. Serving as an arts hub for the community, the Center links professional guest artists with Pepperdine students and more than 50,000 patrons annually.

Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy: Your Local One-Stop Wellness Shop

Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy in Pacific Palisades is a definitive wellness destination that draws a wide range of customers who are looking for advice from pharmacists, health practitioners and beauty consultants, along with myriad product offerings. With the opening of the first store in Boulder, Colorado, in 2000, Pharmaca’s founders effectively established the country's first chain of integrative pharmacies. Over the…

2017 Holiday Gift Guide

Enjoy all-natural burgers, made-from-scratch veggie burgers, hand-cut fries and hand-dipped rings. Top it off with craft beer or wine or a custard dessert and experience joy this season. Spend $25 or more and receive $5 off on your purchase. Great food with a little cheer for you!

Pacific Palisades Community Council Honors Local Volunteers

Pacific Palisades is home to a supportive community of friendly, caring neighbors that embrace every opportunity to lend a hand and enhance the quality of life in the neighborhood.

Short Stack: New & Noteworthy Eateries

Say bonjour to ChouChou Cafe. Since Chef/Owner Thomas Sandi opened this sweet little spot in Santa Monica last May, he has engendered quite a loyal following. Chef Thomas creates authentic and scrumptious French fare, including delectable croissants and baguettes, breakfast items, quiche, hot and cold sandwiches, and salads, along with an extraordinary array of desserts. If the decadent treats look…

Roots & Wings
 Holistic Wellness
and Art Center

Roots & Wings Holistic Wellness and Art Center, which debuted at the Malibu Lumber Yard above Cafe Habana in August 2017, is a unique 
destination that offers natural treatments, therapy and classes for the entire family. Through art workshops, family meditation, parenting classes, transformational divorce groups and classes for kids and teens, the center takes a proactive approach to wellness.