• Rahm Israel pets a goat at the Big Heart Ranch on March10. Photo by Suzy Demeter

    Nonprofit ranch offers cuddle time with animals

    March 19, 2019 By Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts

    Humans weren’t the only ones to frantically flee from the Woolsey Fire’s ferocity. 

  • Role playing demonstration for active listening with (left to right) Sam Savoia and Daisy Johnston Photo by Suzy Demeter

    Young Malibu resident teaches the art of talking to teenagers

    March 18, 2019 By Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter News

    In an age of digital natives and incessant social media, wherein preteens and teens are bombarded with large quantities of information, some of it unhealthy, there are increasing challen

  • Malibu softball players gather on their home diamond before their first home game of the spring March 12. (Photos by Suzy Demeter/Malibu Surfside News)

    Softball: Sharks all smiles as they finally take their home field

    March 18, 2019 By Joe Coughlin, Publisher Sports, High School

    Winning isn’t everything, a maxim all too relevant to student-athletes from Malibu High School.

  • Pepperdine men’s basketball player Colbey Ross plays during the West Coast Conference men’s basketball tournament in Paradise, Nev. Photo Submitted

    Waves hope tourney run leads to future successes

    March 18, 2019 By Michal Dwojak, Assistant Editor Sports

    Cinderella loves to make an appearance every March in the form of a different team in the NCAA’s college basketball national and conference tournaments.

  • Vintage Grocers offered delectable pies on Pi Day. Photo by Barbara Burke

    A Pie for Pi Day

    March 18, 2019 By Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts, Dining Out

    Harkening back to one’s days in high school physics class, one may recall that Albert Einstein is lauded for his enormous contributions to theoretical physics and his sc