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Malibu’s Top Schools Equal Best Value

by ritasimpson April 23, 2014 Community Information

Malibu Schools are highly rated. This in general translates in higher home prices for same size homes located in areas with better schools. The bonus in Malibu is that you not only get better schools, you get a safer community, and a life style you would not imagine possible so near to Los Angeles. An analysis …

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If you want to know where to go Hiking, Beaches and more…in Malibu

by ritasimpson March 19, 2014 Community Information

One of the benefits many of us love about living in Malibu is that we are surrounded by natural beauty  and its so easy to dive into nature and explore what Malibu has to offer. From mountains to sea, we can hike, bike, swim, kayak, and still not have to give up on having all …

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Herb Alpert Gifts “Freedom” Statue To The People Of Malibu

by ritasimpson February 15, 2014 Community Information

Malibu’s first installation of public art  took place on Friday, and was probably the first time a nine-time Grammy-award winning musician, a Chumash Indian blessing and a streaking fire engine from Station 70 came together. That’s Malibu!

And, Sting showed up.

The occasion Friday was the dedication of “Freedom,” the totem local resident and music legend Herb Alpert gifted to the people …

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Malibu Project: Invite James Turrell To Capture Our Beautiful Skies!

by ritasimpson January 31, 2014 Community Information

Everyday I marvel at the gorgeous sky: sunrise and sunsets we experience in Malibu.

Whether someone captured it in a picture from their deck, their garden, during a hike  or otherwise, the big sky that envelops us shows up with largesse in the skies above Malibu.

Perhaps it’s because there is less clutter here? less distractions? more …

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Know What To Do In An Emergency In Malibu

by ritasimpson January 26, 2014 Community Information

Would you be prepared if disaster struck your home? Do you have the right supplies? Is your house set up to minimize damage? Preparing your home for emergencies won’t protect you from everything out there, but it will give you the peace of mind and help you be ready to face whatever may (or may …

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Malibu: Dip into the ocean, then go wine tasting in the hills!

by ritasimpson January 22, 2014 Community Information

Malibu, famous for its beaches and secret spots is now  quickly turning into a vintners paradise. The hillsides are dotted with beautiful vineyards and tasting rooms. A short drive up Kanan and Mulholland will offer several tasting rooms. So this weekend plan here your beach adventure and wine tasting.

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Water Recycling Comming to Malibu

by ritasimpson January 9, 2014 Community Information

Water Recycling and Reuse is the hot topic in these times of water shortage, drought, and rising costs. Large municipal wastewater reclamation and reuse facilities are well established in California and nationally. Technological advancements are revolutionizing the reuse and recycling of wastewater in the Onsite Wastewater Treatment Industry. These advancements have allowed simple straightforward management …

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The Beauty Of Malibu In Pictures

by ritasimpson March 25, 2013 Community Information

 

Malibu’s many charms revealed through photography.

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Potential Malibu Land Swap Raises Concerns

by ritasimpson March 5, 2013 Community Information

More than 40 people joined Malibu City Council members John Sibert and Laura Rosenthal and City Manager Jim Thorsen on Saturday morning for an informal plein air meeting followed by a walk in a portion of the 83-acre Bluffs Park property that city officials hope to obtain by swapping Charmlee Wilderness Park for the land …

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Santa’s Christmas Eve Ride In Point Dume

by ritasimpson December 24, 2012 Community Information

For more than 60 years on Christmas Eve, Santa Claus has paused from very his busy sched?ule to stop on Point Dume and visit with children, young and old, to share in the magic and wonder of the season.
“It is with great pride that we continue the tradition of the Point Dume Santa Sleigh Ride …

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