• Claudia Lane (right) competes in the 3,200-meter run at the prestigious Arcadia Invitational April 8. She won the event, beating out Brie Oakley (left) of Aurora, Colorado. Photo by Chuck Utash Photography

    Track and Field: Lane continues to dominate in sophomore season

    April 20, 2017 By Erin Redmond, Assistant Editor Sports, High School
    The coaches at Malibu have a problem: they can’t get Claudia Lane to slow down. It’s the best kind of problem to have, as the sophomore runner has left competitors in her dust, winning race after race for the Sharks, including the 3,200-meter run at prestigious Arcadia Invitational on April 8.
  • lberto Perusset, of Malibu, runs in the LA Marathon on March 19. This was his 14th consecutive time running the race, and this year’s event served as his 98th barefoot marathon. MarathonFoto

    No shoes, no problems for 59-year-old marathon runner

    April 19, 2017 By Ryan Flynn, Freelance Reporter Sports
    In 2007, marathon runner Alberto Perusset’s coach had a peculiar idea. He suggested that Perusset should try running barefoot. Perusset was skeptical. Most marathons are held on city streets. What about rocks, broken glass and hot asphalt? These things, he learned, were minor distractions — not major roadblocks. Ten years and 98 barefoot marathons later, he’s never looked back.
  • Raymond Wojtusiak (left) and Russell Wojtusiak pose with their Mercedes E320, which has been in the family since 1997, when it was purchased from Sovereign Motors in New York. Photo Submitted

    Ride of the Week: The ultimate automotive family member

    April 18, 2017 By Fireball Tim Lawrence Opinion, Contributing Columnists

    Last week as I was coming out of Oxnard to Malibu, I stopped at the Pt. Mugu Rock to get some shots of the car I was driving.

  • Attendees gleefully gather eggs during Malibu’s Friday, April 14 Easter Hoppening at Malibu Bluffs Park. Photos by Suzy Demeter/22nd Century Media

    Easter fun comes to Malibu Bluffs Park

    April 18, 2017 By Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter News

    Wiggles and giggles abounded at the annual Easter Hoppening, held Friday, April 14, at Malibu Bluffs Park.

  • The ribeye steak fajitas ($16) are one of the offerings at Coral Beach Cantina in Malibu. Photos by Barbara Burke/22nd Century Media

    Kick up the heat, your heels at Coral Beach Cantina

    April 13, 2017 By Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts, Dining Out

    The minute one walks in, she feels at home at Coral Beach Cantina, a Malibu classic that has been serving homemade Mexican food since 1979.