• Pepperdine University’s Riptide Rally Crew and Willie the Wave energize the crowd Friday, Oct. 12, during Blue & Orange Madness at Firestone Fieldhouse. Photos by Suzy Demeter/22nd Century Media

    Lively rally sets tone for Pepperdine basketball season

    October 18, 2018 By Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter Sports, Alumni-College
    It was the happiest display of madness. With blue and orange lights flashing and music blaring in Firestone Fieldhouse, Pepperdine’s school spirit was through the roof Friday, Oct. 12, when the university kicked off the men and women’s basketball seasons at its annual Blue & Orange Madness event.
  • MHS girls volleyball players Grace Stickney-Prakasim (9) and Sierra Brady (8) were honored on senior night Oct. 9. The girls were presented with flowers, gifts and speeches prior to sweeping visiting Santa Paula High School. Photos Submitted

    MHS volleyball caps its season with sweep, senior night ceremony

    October 16, 2018 By Lauren Coughlin, Editor Sports, High School
    Last year, seven seniors left the Malibu High School girls volleyball team after a bittersweet 23-3 season that came to an end in the California Interscholastic Federation semifinals. This year, the scales shifted.
  • Billy Anderson enjoys every last bit of the leftovers after the pie-eating contest Saturday, Oct. 13, at Malibu United Methodist Church’s annual Malibu Pie Festival. Photos by Suzy Demeter/22nd Century Media

    Like bees to honey, repeat visitors flock to 29th annual Malibu Pie Festival

    October 16, 2018 By Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter News, Community
    On a sunny, autumnal Malibu day Saturday, Oct. 13, one of the community’s time-honored traditions, the Malibu Pie Festival, seemed fresh and fun, full of sweet synergy and, most importantly, flush with pies, pies and more pies.
  • Malibu Poet Laureate Ricardo Means Ybarra reads his poem, “America,” on Oct. 7 at Legacy Park. The gathering was held to honor art in various forms and to introduce the park’s two new poetry stones. Photos by Suzy Demeter/22nd Century Media

    Malibu community honors local poets, art in gathering at Legacy Park

    October 11, 2018 By Kateri Wozny, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts, The Arts
    Two stones inscribed with inspirational, locally crafted poetry were celebrated by the Malibu community in an Oct. 7 ceremony at Legacy Park. The stones pay tribute to the City of Malibu’s Poet Laureate Program.
  • Surfside announces 2018 Halloween Costume Contest, with entries sought in two age groups

    October 12, 2018 By Lauren Coughlin, Editor News, Community
    To enter our Halloween Costume Contest, send a photo of you in your costume to Editor Lauren Coughlin at lauren@malibusurfsidenews.com by 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1. Please also include your name, age, email address and/or phone number. Costumes will be judged in two categories: adults 16 and older, and children 15 and younger. In the end, two winners will be crowned.



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