• Paul Hawken, executive director of nonprofit Project Drawdown, speaks April 11 at Pepperdine’s Elkins Auditorium as part of the university’s Climate Calling Conference. Photos by Barbara Burke/22nd Century Media

    Pepperdine hosts information-rich Climate Calling Conference

    April 17, 2018 By Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter News, Community
    Pepperdine University’s fifth annual Climate Calling Conference on April 10-12 focused on solutions, not histrionic lamentations.
  • Tea Drops’ caffeine-free citrus ginger drop tea has notes of fruit, spice, honey and citrus. Andrew Echeverria/Tea Drops

    MHS alumna blends passion, culture to create Tea Drops

    April 18, 2018 By Lauren Coughlin, Editor Life & Arts, Living
    Sashee Chandran’s passion was always in her hands; it just took time and patience. In 2015, the 32-year-old Malibu High School alumna founded Tea Drops, a Los Angeles-based company which works to simplify the tea brewing process without sacrificing the quality of flavor delivered by loose leaf teas.
  • Malibu athletes Luca Damian (right) and Stephan Tso compete in a Thursday, April 12 league meet against Foothill Tech. Photos by Suzy Demeter/22nd Century Media

    Malibu track and field team hits its stride

    April 18, 2018 By Ryan Flynn, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    Malibu track and field had its first big test of the season: a league meet against Foothill Tech.
  • Charlie Evans (foreground) plays piano as (left to right) Kayne Hunter, William Thonson and Johnny Tarbox collaborate during an April 9 gathering of the Malibu Music and Art Youth Group at Malibu United Methodist Church. Photos by Suzy Demeter/22nd Century Media

    Musicians groove at Malibu Music and Art Youth Group

    April 17, 2018 By Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts, The Arts
    On Monday afternoons at Malibu United Methodist Church, the guitar cases are the only cases of the Mondays you will find.
  • Spiritual advisor Alan Salazar (left) wafts sage smoke over staff carrier Richard Myers, from the Lenape and Sioux Nation, at the beginning of the grand ceremony Saturday, April 14, at Malibu’s Chumash Day Powwow and Intertribal Celebration. Photos by Suzy Demeter/22nd Century Media

    Malibuites join in lively celebration of Chumash culture

    April 16, 2018 By Eric Billingsley, Freelance Reporter News, Community
    Hundreds of individuals and families representing Native American tribes in California and beyond gathered at Malibu Bluffs Park on Saturday, April 14, for the first day of the two-day 20th annual Chumash Day Powwow & Intertribal Gathering.


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