Day Drive Destinations for Summer Fun

 Article Tracy Marcynzsyn  California offers a diverse array of getaway destinations within easy driving distance. Whether traveling the coast, inland or up to the mountains, a few hours’ easy drive can lead to exciting new locales perfect for exploring and relaxing with family and friends.  Big Bear

Meeting, Greeting & Eating at Estate Coffee in the Palisades

 Article Sharon Levinsohn  The innovative and decidedly modern Estate Coffee, which opened its doors in Pacific Palisades in May, is not just another coffee shop. The brainchild of serial entrepreneur and real estate powerhouse Rick Cunningham and gifted chef and hospitality professional Jacob Spooner, Estate Coffee breaks the mold with its superb coffee, delicious house-made culinary offerings and an inviting,…

PCH POP UP Supports Local Artists

 Article Alicia Doyle  For more information about PCH POP UP, or to be added to the mailing list, visit or call 424.279.0147.  PCH POP UP is an art gallery featuring paintings, photography and sculptures by local Malibu artists.

What is MONEY?

 Article Jeff Runyan  We all think about it. We all want it. And, we all need it. Whether you work for it, inherit it or you somehow have access to it from a spouse or another, money is an exciting resource that people handle very differently.   Money can be a source of pride for some who are pleased with their…

Allied Artists of the Santa Monica Mountains & Seashore:  

 Article Sharon Levinsohn | Photography Timothy Kitz  Since 1997, local artists have gathered to enjoy creative expression, friendship and fellowship, share appreciation of the beautiful natural surroundings and support conservation, thanks to the late Malibu resident and artist Pat Ryan, founder of Allied Artists of the Santa Monica Mountains & Seashore, Inc.    With the official mission "to promote appreciation…

United We Stand

Well here we are celebrating the second consecutive 4th of July in a very ununited state of affairs. Yes, it really bothers us. We love the communities we cover with Conejo Valley Lifestyle and Malibu to Palisades Lifestyle. We are ready to celebrate the 4th of July and our country with family, food, fireworks, flags … Continued

July 2018 Around Town

On Stage For the 14th year running, the Young Actors Project offers summer acting programs for youth ages 5-18 in a team-taught program dedicated to the growth and self-expression of young actors. The nonprofit Young Actors Project provides professional performing arts training and fantastic productions in a fun and exciting atmosphere where students can explore … Continued

Palisades Dentists Promote Oral Health

The Healthy Kids & Family Fitness Festival hosted by the Pacific Palisades Chamber of Commerce featured The Palisades Dentists as a Ruby Sponsor. Dr. Cerisa Moncayo and Office Manager Jessica offered t-shirts, mugs, pens, Estate Coffee, Palisades Bake Sale cookies and gift bags. Dr. Moncayo and husband Dr. Max Moncayo provide general and cosmetic dentistry … Continued

Community Rallies to Roadside Festival for The Little Angels Project

Veterinary Angels’ Roadside West Summer Street Festival featured pet adoptions, photo opportunities with exotic animals, fun family activities, a bounce house, food trucks, silent auction and a free drawing for a week’s vacation at El Dorado Ranch Golf Resort in San Felipe, Baja California. Proceeds help The Little Angels Project provide needed veterinary services for … Continued

Malibu Soaring: Paragliding the Local Skies

 Article Tracy Marcynzsyn | Photography Claude Fiset  On a clear day with gentle breezes, looking up into the sky above Malibu mid-morning often reveals a glimpse of paragliders soaring through the air—most likely with Claude Fiset, owner of Malibu Paragliding.  For the past 30 years, the Pacific Palisades resident has enjoyed sharing his love of the sport with willing participants…