• Stacy Gunderson, executive director of Animal Tracks, holds a 6-year-old capuchin monkey named Maci at the Dec. 2 Malibu fundraiser for The Little Angels Project and the Eastwood Ranch Foundation. Photos by Barbara Burke/22nd Century Media

    Malibu fundraiser supports pair of local animal nonprofits

    December 12, 2017 By Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter News
    One did not have to look far on Dec. 2 to see just what types of needs their charitable donations were backing.
  • The Hills of Malibu held an EP release event for “The Path” late last month at Ollie’s Duck and Dive. Photos by Dave Teel Photography

    The Hills of Malibu unveils fresh EP

    December 13, 2017 By Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    Country/rock/blues band The Hills of Malibu performed a lively and well-attended EP release event at Ollie’s Duck and Dive in Malibu late last month.
  • John Payne (third from right), of the Malibu Navy League, and Houri Kharazi pose with servicemen at the ninth annual Toys For Tots Community Celebration on Thursday, Dec. 7. Photos by Suzy Demeter/22nd Century Media

    Malibu Navy League hosts annual Toys for Tots collection effort

    December 12, 2017 By Suzy Demeter, Freelance Reporter News
    Members and friends of the Malibu Navy League were invited to the ninth annual Toys for Tots Community Celebration at First Bank in Malibu Colony Plaza on Thursday, Dec. 7.
  • Malibu High School girls water polo coach Hayden Goldbeg (far left), who coached his fellow alumni in the Nov. 25 alumni game, and alumni game referee and boys coach Mike Mulligan (far right) pose with the varsity and alumni players. Photos by Dave Teel/22nd Century Media

    Former, present water polo teams compete in boys’ annual alumni game

    December 5, 2017 By Lauren Coughlin, Editor Sports, High School
    The Malibu High School boys water polo program is quite competitive — and never is that more evident than when the Sharks face the former Sharks.
  • Donors to a Nov. 26 fundraising effort for Midnight Mission received bracelets and lemonade. Photos by Suzy Demeter/22nd Century Media

    Nonprofit sparks philanthropic inspiration among youngsters

    December 6, 2017 By Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts

    Vivacious and eager to benefit the common good, some of Malibu’s middle-schoolers and teens gathered at Trancas Country Market bright and early on Nov.