This is a view from Bob Vickrey’s niece’s dorm room at Pepperdine. 
Photo: Barry Stein

Wanted: Dorm Room with a View

By Bob Vickrey Special to the Palisades News When my 18-year-old niece Olivia told me in April she would be enrolling th
Architect John Byers' renowned Armstrong-Cobb house.
Photo courtesy Santa Monica Conservancy

Santa Monica Conservancy Features John Byers Home

The Santa Monica Conservancy will host its annual Fall Salon on Sunday, Oct. 23, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Armstrong-Cobb
Shellhorn Pioneered Landscape Ideas

Shellhorn Pioneered Landscape Ideas

By LIBBY MOTIKA Palisades News Contributor   A landscape architect who espouses simplicity and promotes the use of