Posts Tagged ‘malibu’


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

Malibu City Manager announces retirement after decade on job

February 9, 2016 at 11:30 am

Malibu City Manager Jim Thorsen announced he will retire effective May 2, the 10th anniversary of his starting the job.  Thorsen was the driving force behind the purchase of City Hall, the reconstruction of the Malibu Library, and numerous public works and clean water projects, according to Malibu Mayor Laura Rosenthal.  Thorsen oversaw three major […]

Malibu’s Bank of Books to close in April

February 2, 2016 at 1:45 pm

Malibu’s Bank of Books announced its closure in an email to supporters and customers Monday. The independent bookstore, which opened in July 2012, will close its doors in April. “I have always thought of Bank of Books Malibu, with our 1200 feet of retail space in a town of just 13,000 souls, as… Continue reading: latimes.com […]

High Surf Expected Along Beaches Ahead Of Weekend Storm System Moving Into SoCal

January 29, 2016 at 10:22 am

A warm and sunny Friday across the Southland is expected to bring high surf to local beaches ahead of a weekend of rain and potential extreme weather. Continue reading: CBS Los AngelesLocal – CBS Los Angeles

Pounding Surf Expected Along Much Of California Coast

January 27, 2016 at 12:24 pm

Swimmers and surfers are warned of powerful surf that will pound much of the California coast, bringing risks of flooding in low-lying areas. Continue reading: CBS Los AngelesLocal – CBS Los Angeles

Passenger Airlifted From Accident off Malibu Canyon

January 26, 2016 at 11:27 am

A female passenger was airlifted to UCLA Hospital this morning from a car that went over the hillside from Malibu Canyon down into Winter Canyon, Lost Hills Sheriff’s confirmed. Continue reading: Malibu Times – news,news/

Surfers hit SoCal coast in search of big waves

January 24, 2016 at 2:43 pm

Surfers took to the coast of Southern California as a high surf provided plenty of big waves for thrill seekers on Friday. Continue reading: abc7.com

Sierra Club sues to stop The Edge’s Malibu mansions project

January 23, 2016 at 3:51 pm

The Sierra Club is suing the California Coastal Commission in an effort to halt approval of U2 guitarist The Edge’s plans to build five mansions on a Malibu ridge. The Los Angeles Times reports the action filed Thursday in Los Angeles Superior Court says the commission didn’t properly evaluate the project before granting approval last month. Among other things, the Sierra […]

Malibu Seawolves Compete in Oxnard

January 23, 2016 at 3:48 pm

Five Malibu High School (MHS) swimmers — Sorin Moore, Amy Perna, Kennan Hotchkiss, Everest Brady and Marcel Hurtubise — spent last weekend competing in Oxnard at the Rio Mesa Swim Club MLK Swim Meet. Continue reading: Malibu Times – news,news/

Stay out of the water: high surf advisory again along coast

January 20, 2016 at 12:18 pm

High surf again will pound the Southland Coast Tuesday, creating risks of drowning for swimmers and possibly causing minor flooding, forecasters said.  Surf of between 6 and 10 feet with maximum sets of 12 feet is expected along the L.A. County coast, while surf of between 3 and 8 feet is forecast for Orange County, […]

Scientists appeal to drone owners for help in predicting sea level rise

January 20, 2016 at 10:19 am

Using drones for aerial photography has been a source of controversy for several years now. But amid increasing concerns over privacy and safety, some conservation scientists are hoping drone owners will help them to document sea level rise. With an expected increase in storm activity in the Pacific Ocean this winter, scientists believe they are […]