Since Measure R was deemed illegal last year, Malibu city leaders voted unanimously to move a strict formula retail ordinance forward. Local business owners and residents passionately debated about the future of formula retail regulations in Malibu. About 63 cities across the nation have set up laws to regulate change to be unique, rather than a mall. “You have the … [Read more...] about City Council Plans to Regulate Retail
Photo by Jennevieve Fong MoviePass subscribers have surged from a significant subscription price drop, giving college students and everyday movie-goers an opportunity to go to the movies on a budget. With a $9.95 a month subscription price for one movie ticket a day, MoviePass extended their reach beyond the above-average movie lovers who once shelled out up to $50 a … [Read more...] about MoviePass: Blockbuster Hit or Box Office Flop?
It is an end of an era for a local family-owned flower shop in Malibu. Locals will know have to find their floral arrangements elsewhere as Cosentino’s has officially shut its doors. Signs went up in December at the shop indicating the business would be closing. While no specific date had been released for the closing, the store was cleared out this week and is very … [Read more...] about Cosentino’s Flower Shop Closes Doors
Photos by Sylvia Hartley After 30 years of teaching at Pepperdine, Professor of Business Policy Venkatachalam “V” Seshan said he is retiring at the end of the spring semester with the goal of spending more time with his family. One of Seshan’s greatest claims to Pepperdine fame is that he implemented the first capstone class here at Pepperdine, which began in 1986. The … [Read more...] about Professor Retires after 30-Year Career
Photo Courtesy of Pepperdine Entrepreneur Club Pepperdine is making waves nationally after being named one of America’s “most entrepreneurial universities” by Forbes. The business magazine released a list of the nations top 50 entrepreneurial schools in its Aug. 18 issue. Stanford took the number one spot, while Pepperdine was listed at No. 9. “These are schools where … [Read more...] about Pepperdine Named One of “Most Entrepreneurial Universities”