• Malibu native Jordan Wilimovsky (right) represented Team USA, winning the men’s 10K race at the 2017 Open Water National Championships in May. Mike Lewis/Ola Vista Photography

    Swimming: Team USA member, of Malibu, eyes pro career

    June 28, 2017 By Chris Megginson, Freelance Reporter Sports
    Growing up on the beaches of Malibu, Olympic swimmer Jordan Wilimovsky never thought he’d be traveling the world swimming for his country.
  • Malibu’s William Tamkin (right) poses with his flight instructor, Chris O’Donnell, on March 3, 2017 — the first day Tamkin flew alone. Photos Submitted

    Malibu High School’s Tamkin pursues passion for aviation

    June 27, 2017 By Ryan Flynn, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts

    The first time he flew an airplane, Malibu High School rising senior William Tamkin was 8 years old.

  • Team captain Ronda Rousey (right) cheers on her team of (left to right) Parker Stevenson, Brande Roderick, Nicole Eggert, Gena Lee Nolin and David Chokachi during a filming of the “Battle of the Network Stars” reboot. Photos by Kelsey McNeal/ABC

    Celebs descend on Pepperdine, duke it out in 'Battle of the Network Stars’ reboot

    June 28, 2017 By Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter News
    There was old-fashioned fun and frolic at the filming of the redux of the ’70s and ’80s television pop-culture classic, “Battle of the Network Stars,” which pits celebrities against one another in Olympic-style competition. Many turned out to witness the filming this month at Pepperdine and were delighted to take in the star-studded action.
  • Julie Tamamait-Stenslie, a Chumash elder and tribal chairwoman of the Barbareno Ventureno Band of Mission Indians, holds a necklace made of seeds Saturday, June 24, at the Feather, Flippers and Fur Picnic. Photos by Suzy Demeter/22nd Century Media

    Malibu picnic supports wildlife saviors

    June 27, 2017 By Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter News
    Bedecked in stunningly beautiful indigenous regalia, Julie Tumamait-Stenslie, tribal elder of the Barbareno Ventureno Band of Mission Indians, opened the inaugural Feathers, Flippers and Fur Picnic at Malibu Bluffs Park to benefit the California Wildlife Center on Saturday, June 24, with a song.
  • Comedian and screenwriter Spike Feresten (left) and comedian and actor Jerry Seinfeld chat June 11, when the pair gathered at Malibu Kitchen to record the premiere episode of Feresten’s “Car Radio” podcast. Photos by Barbara Burke/22nd Century Media

    Premiere episode of car-focused podcast taped on Malibu Kitchen’s porch

    June 20, 2017 By Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    Jerry Seinfeld loves Malibu for the same reason so many do: it offers one of the most beautiful drives in the world. “My LA life these days is to just drive up and down the PCH; it is the greatest of roads to drive on, and it is amazing how it stays so beautiful,” Jerry Seinfeld said as he prepared to chat with comedian and screenwriter Spike Feresten for the premiere episode of Feresten’s PodcastOne “Car Radio,” which was scheduled to air on June 14.