Posts Tagged ‘malibu’


Motorcyclist fatally struck on PCH in Malibu

April 29, 2016 at 7:19 am

A 40-year-old man riding a motorcycle was fatally struck by a vehicle on Pacific Coast Highway in the Malibu area, the California Highway Patrol reported Friday.  The collision occurred on northbound PCH near Topanga Canyon Boulevard just before 8:30 p.m. Thursday, CHP Officer Patrick Kimball said.  The man died at the scene, Kimball said.  Continue reading: […]

Drivers Beware: Expect a lot of traffic in Malibu this week

April 18, 2016 at 7:26 am

A series of construction projects north, east and west of Malibu will combine to delay coastal traffic next week.  In Malibu Canyon, Verizon workers will be replacing poles along the narrow and twisting two-lane road, city officials said.  That will mean a pilot car will be guiding traffic through the canyon, one lane at a […]

Strong winds blow away Malibu paddle board race; gusts to continue

April 17, 2016 at 12:12 am

With the National Weather Service warning of a high risk of rip currents at local beaches, a  paddle board race in Malibu put on by a local nonprofit environmental group was cut short by strong winds Saturday. Los Angeles Waterkeeper was to hold its annual Stand Up For Clean Water fundraiser, a… Continue reading: latimes.com – Los Angeles […]

Malibu celebrates 25th birthday with show of surfboards

March 28, 2016 at 4:49 pm

On Monday night, the city is celebrating the anniversary of the March 28, 1991 date that the city formally established itself as a municipality with a community gathering at City Hall.  “The community of Malibu has much longer and deeper roots than the city as a municipality,” said city spokesman Matt Myerhoff.  One highlight of the anniversary celebration […]

Swimmers, surfers beware: high surf advisory Monday

March 14, 2016 at 8:35 am

High surf will strike the Southland’s coastline Monday, threatening swimmers and surfers, the National Weather Service warned.  Additionally, there is a slight chance in Los Angeles and Orange counties Monday morning, according to the NWS.  Surf of between 5 and 9 feet is expected as a result of an increasing northwest swell, according to an NWS […]

Malibu Team Wins Middle School Championship

March 14, 2016 at 1:03 am

The Malibu Ballerz basketball team recently won the Malibu Middle School championship with a 9-2 record. Continue reading: Malibu Times

Big Surf Hitting Central And Southern California Beaches

March 13, 2016 at 4:37 pm

The National Weather Service said Sunday that waves up to 8 feet will pound many beaches for most of the day. Continue reading: CBS Los AngelesLocal – CBS Los Angeles

The long and complicated fight to preserve paradise in Malibu

March 13, 2016 at 4:36 pm

Malibu’s most famous unbuilt houses today are those of U2 guitarist the Edge, who has been trying for five years to get the go-ahead to to construct multiple mansions on an untouched hilltop near the city’s eastern border.  Just when it looked like a done deal, the Sierra Club filed suit against… Continue reading: latimes.com […]

Pounding surf creates dangerous conditions in California

February 24, 2016 at 1:21 pm

Huge surf is pounding much of the California coast and beachgoers are warned of dangerous waves, rip currents and possibly some minor flooding. The National Weather Service has issued a high surf advisory for stretches of central and Southern California until late Wednesday. Waves along the Central Coast could hit 18 feet, while sets topping […]

Actress Julia Roberts buys another home in Malibu for $6.84 million

February 21, 2016 at 2:16 pm

Oscar-winning actress Julia Roberts has purchased a home in Malibu for $6.84 million in a deal completed off-market, property records show. The ranch-style house on more than an acre sits directly across the street from her longtime residence in the Point Dume area. Multiple Listing Service records… Continue reading: latimes.com – Los Angeles Times

Warm, windy Presidents Day in forecast for Southland

February 15, 2016 at 12:02 pm

If you like warm temperatures in February, you’ll love the forecast for the early part of the week.  The National Weather Service forecast for Los Angeles and vicinity on Monday calls for sunny skies.  Highs in the 80s to around 90.  Winds 20 to 30 m.p.h. with gusts to 45 m.p.h. decreasing to 15 to 25 m.p.h. […]

Heat, Big Waves Expected To Draw Large Crowds To Beaches This Holiday Weekend

February 13, 2016 at 2:06 pm

Many beaches will also have extra lifeguards on duty to handle the larger-than-normal crowds. Continue reading: CBS Los AngelesLocal – CBS Los Angeles