Music Director Leads Symphony to New Heights

“And now for a big surprise. Tonight is a joyous celebration and I cannot imagine a better time and place to make this announcement, in front of 300 close friends of the Symphony,” teased Natalia Staneva, chief executive officer of New West Symphony, at the organization’s December gala. “Ladies and gentlemen, it is my great pleasure to introduce to you…

A Date with the Arts

 On the Town with the Arts  The Malibu and Pacific Palisades areas are a mecca of arts and culture. Make a date this month with your sweetheart to appreciate some of the many cultural offerings right here in our own backyard.   

Theatre Palisades: Entertaining Locals for Decades

For almost six decades, Theatre Palisades' productions have delighted locals, bringing high quality live performances of both classic and original plays to audiences of all ages.

Pepperdine Law Students Host Disaster Relief Clinic

In the wake of recent natural disasters in California, the Clinical Education Program at Pepperdine University School of Law launched the Disaster Relief Clinic, which provides pro bono legal services to those harmed by wildfires in Southern California in 2018.

Senior Fitness: Shaping Up Safely

After indulging in heaping helpings of holiday treats and lounging on the couch watching “A Christmas Story” marathon, it’s no surprise the top of most New Year’s Resolution lists begin with “Start Exercising!”

Picking up the Pieces

If there’s one thing Malibu resident Rodger Halston learned about losing his home in the Woolsey Fire is that he’s grateful that he and his children, Maverick, 7, and Avalon, 13, made it out alive.

Lymphatic Therapy at Wagner Holistic Center

Wagner Holistic Center is the only office in the area to have the Ballancer Pro, the leading lymphatic drainage system. Manufactured in Israel by the world’s leader in lymphatic drainage systems, the Ballancer Pro specializes in compression therapy systems used in noninvasive medical and aesthetic procedures and has been successfully researched and developed for more that 40 years.

A Big Thank You

When disasters like devastating wildfires strike in our community, an outpouring of support, relief and rescue efforts follows close behind. Such was the case during the recent wildfires that ravaged the local area last November. First responders from in and out of state, including sheriff’s offices, fire departments, police departments and paramedics, flooded in to ensure the safety and well-being…

It’s Better to Give than Receive

Brighten the holidays by volunteering and donating to charities. Find inspiration from these celebrities:

Building Capital with Jeff Runyan at Runyan Capital Advisors

Runyan Capital Advisors’ Chief Executive Manager Jeff Runyan subscribes to two life mottos that serve him—and his clients—well in business.