• Entries are now being accepted for the Surfside's Valentine’s Day contest. Submissions should include an essay of up to 500 words detailing how you and your significant other met, a photo of the couple, and the entrant’s name, phone number and home address. The winning story will appear in print in the Feb. 15 issue of the Surfside News.

    Surfside News seeks Malibuites’ real-life love stories for Valentine's Day contest

    January 15, 2018 By Lauren Coughlin, Editor News
    As Valentine’s Day nears, we’re feeling a little bit romantic. But not in that too-good-to-be-true Hollywood rom-com way. We want the real stuff that puts those rom-coms to shame. So, we are again launching our How We Met contest, which asks Malibu residents to submit their tales of how they first met their significant other.
  • Hair owner Harley Di Nardo poses at his brand new salon in Trancas Country Market on Thursday, Jan. 11. Photos by Suzy Demeter/22nd Century Media

    Hair adds fresh style to Trancas Country Market

    January 16, 2018 By Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts
    There’s a hip new hair salon on Malibu’s west end. Hair opened on Thursday, Jan. 11, at Trancas Country Market, adding to the shopping complex’s retail repertoire. Malibu Surfside News paid a call on the salon’s opening day.
  • Gabi Cano tends Malibu’s goal during its 11-5 victory over Pacific Palisades on Friday, Jan. 12. Photos by Suzy Demeter/22nd Century Media

    Hinds helps lead Malibu High past Palisades with six goals

    January 15, 2018 By Ryan Flynn, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School
    Malibu High School’s Gaia Hinds took matters into her own hands. Her team needed her early and often in a Friday, Jan. 12 girls water polo match against visiting Palisades Charter High School, and Hinds delivered to the tune of six goals in an 11-5 Sharks victory.
  • A 6-month-old sea lion that is currently being cared for at California Wildlife Center poses at the edge of the brand new marine mammal rehabilitation facility that was showcased during a Thursday, Jan. 11 ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony. Photos by Suzanne Guldimann/22nd Century Media

    CWC unveils new marine mammal facility backed by Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation

    January 15, 2018 By Suzanne Guldimann, Freelance Reporter News
    The first sea lion pup of 2018 arrived right in time for the new year at the California Wildlife Center, and in addition to being the first marine mammal rescue of 2018, she is the first patient at CWC’s new and improved marine mammal rehabilitation facility.
  • Kevin Zinger foil surfs late last month at Malibu’s County Line Beach. Photo by Tackelberry

    Foil surfing elevates Malibu surfers’ interests

    January 10, 2018 By Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter Sports
    Hydrofoil surfing is coming on strong in Malibu.