Local Schools Make the Grade

 Article Tracy Marcynzsyn  Malibu High School  Malibu High School offers strong academic, athletic, arts and community service programs for students in Grades 6-12, providing access to unique, hands-on learning opportunities.

Madeleine Walker

 Article Sharon Levinsohn | Photography Tim Walker  Anyone who has been taught by—or has met—Madeleine Walker sings her praises. Former students write to her and often come back to visit her at Palisades Charter Elementary School in Pacific Palisades. It is also not surprising that Walker, who has been teaching there for the past 21 years, was chosen as one…

Discover Equestrian Vaulting for Recreation & Competition with F.A.C.E.

 Article Sharon Levinsohn  The Free Artists Creative Equestrians (F.A.C.E.) equestrian vaulting club is an extraordinary place. Founded in 2000 by two-time world champion equestrian vaulter, Devon Maitozo, F.A.C.E. teaches the innovative sport of equestrian vaulting to participants of all ages. Described as a combination of gymnastics and dance performed on a moving horse set to music, EV attracts participants who…

Malibu PTAs Support & Enhance Education

 Article Alicia Doyle | Photography Robin Chesler  The Malibu PTAs are a strong and tight-knit group of parent volunteers focused on enhancing students’ elementary school education and experiences.  “We raise monies needed to promote the support and growth of our respective schools and children,” explains Gabi Frank, PTA President at Point Dume Marine Science School. “Our fundraising provides extra programs,…

Day Drive Destinations for Summer Fun

 Article Tracy Marcynzsyn  California offers a diverse array of getaway destinations within easy driving distance. Whether traveling the coast, inland or up to the mountains, a few hours’ easy drive can lead to exciting new locales perfect for exploring and relaxing with family and friends.  Big Bear

PCH POP UP Supports Local Artists

 Article Alicia Doyle  For more information about PCH POP UP, or to be added to the mailing list, visit PCHPOPUP.com or call 424.279.0147.  PCH POP UP is an art gallery featuring paintings, photography and sculptures by local Malibu artists.

Malibu Soaring: Paragliding the Local Skies

 Article Tracy Marcynzsyn | Photography Claude Fiset  On a clear day with gentle breezes, looking up into the sky above Malibu mid-morning often reveals a glimpse of paragliders soaring through the air—most likely with Claude Fiset, owner of Malibu Paragliding.  For the past 30 years, the Pacific Palisades resident has enjoyed sharing his love of the sport with willing participants…

You Can’t Spell “AMazinG” without AMG

 Article and Photography Will Andre    Founded as a passion project in 1967 by two Mercedes-Benz engineers hell-bent on creating racing engines from their rolling stock, the AMG brand has always been about driving performance, and it is now tasked with bearing that torch globally for its parent company, Daimler AG. AMG's mission has deviated little over its 50-year history.…

Local Men Making a Difference

 Article Tracy Marcynzsyn  Brett Bjornson  “It is what it is.”

Beverly Hills Physician Strives to Empower Patients

 Article Alicia Doyle    As a Medical Doctor, Christopher Asandra believes it’s vital to always be evolving—because science and technology are constantly evolving.