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Mourning Black Mamba

Just before 10 a.m. on Sunday, January 26, a Sikorsky S-76B helicopter flying in dense fog crashed into a hillside in the Santa Monica Mountains in Calabasas, killing everyone on board. The…

Dorothy Reik Runs for L.A. County Democratic Central Committee

Long-time Topangan Dorothy Reik, president of the Progressive Democrats of the Santa Monica Mountains (PDSMM), is running for re-election to the Los Angeles County Democratic Party Central Committee in March 3 primary.…

West Basin Presents Boys and Girls Club of Malibu with Check

On Tuesday, January 28, Scott Houston, West Basin Municipal Water District Division IV Director, presented the Boys and Girls Club of Malibu with a check for $1,000 that they earned for their…

Cornell Bridge Restoration Begins

On January 11, Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, Congressman Ted Lieu, and Caltrans officials attended a groundbreaking photo op to announce restoration of the bridge on Mulholland Highway in the Cornell community, one of…

Tragic Accident in Calabasas

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reported a helicopter crash at approximately 10 AM on Las Virgenes Road just south of the 101 Freeway in Calabasas with nine fatalities, including legendary L.A.…

The Sun Sets for Malibu’s Palm Trees

City Council Passes Fire Resistant Plant Ordinance The Malibu City Council has voted to approve a fire-resistant landscape ordinance that bans palm trees, restricts the use of other highly flammable trees, and…

Nominations Open for Chamber Awards

The Topanga Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for residents who have demonstrated outstanding service to the community in categories of Citizen of the Year, Nonprofit of the Year, and Business of…

Palisades PCH Parking Problem Moves to Malibu

Ordinance Seeks to Curb Roadside Camping The city of Malibu is following Los Angeles’ lead in an effort to free up public parking on two stretches of Pacific Coast Highway and clean…