30 years for Thrive
Dr. Victor Tomassetti of Thrive Physical Medicine will be celebrating his 30th year as a chiropractor from 9 a.m. to noon, with an official cake-cutting at 11:30 a.m., Oct. 26 at 2741 Vista Way, Suite 111, Oceanside, in the El Camino North Shopping Plaza.Guests will be offered tours of the offices, as well as a meet-and-greet with Dr. Tomassetti.
DM Rotary gets biz assist
Elevated Search, a new search marketing agency, is getting involved with local and international charities by supporting the Del Mar Rotary Club. Co-founder Ricardo Figueiredo said he and business partner Steve Peron “take seriously our initiative to partner with charitable organizations.”
Elevated Search will sponsor two of the club’s fundraising events, the Chili & Quackers Challenge from 3 to 6 p.m. Oct. 20 at Powerhouse Park in Del Mar. The company also sponsored and donated a website for the Rotary Club of Del Mar’s Sunset Soiree back in May.
New bike store
Ride Cyclery will open a new store Nov. 1 at 449 S. Coast Highway, Encinitas, which will feature the brand and products of Pink Peloton, tailored to the female cyclist and multi-sport athlete. The site will include a bicycle fit station and an in-house espresso coffee cafe. For more information, visit RIDEcyclery.com.
Fairbanks Ranch Association celebrated the completion of the renovation of its gates with a dedication ceremony Oct. 5, acknowledging the work and contribution of its Gates & Road Improvement committee, board of directors, staff and project engineers,
Help by hypnosis
Chiara Marrapodi of Dance of the Soul Hypnotherapy announced the opening of an additional practice at 317 N. El Camino Real, Suite 201, Encinitas. Its Realizing Your Potential Program works to bringing individuals closer to their greatest potential through the power of hypnosis. Call (760) 889-4180.
Saving those puppies
Last Chance at Life Rescue group opened a new thrift shop at 3296 Mission Ave. in Oceanside Oct. 14. Last Chance at Life is an all-breed rescue and adoption organization. Some of the pets are in foster homes, and others are housed at Bark Avenue Resort and Kamp for Pets, 655 Benet Road, Oceanside. Visit barkforpets.com/ or LastChanceAtLife.org.
California Youth Conservatory Theatre’s production of “Les Miserables” has been nominated for the Bravo San Diego award for Best Amateur Musical this year.
Encinitas-based chiropractor Michael Monahan, at 285 N. El Camino Real, Suite 110, will host his annual two-day Patient Appreciation event and community canned food drive for the Encinitas Community Resource Center. Oct. 30 will offer free adjustments to existing patients who bring either five canned food items or a $5 donation for the Resource Center. Nov. 1 welcomes new patients with a free consultation and exam. For more information, call (760) 634-0232.
MiraCosta College has been recognized with five Medallion Awards from the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations District 6. The NCMPR District 6 Medallion Awards recognize outstanding achievement in communications. Awards included Gold Medallion Brochure/Flyer – “Arts and Events Spring 2012;” Gold Medallion – Social or Online Marketing – “Student Blogs;” Gold Medallion – Website – “MiraCosta College Official Website;” Gold Medallion -Electronic Publication – “Virtual Tour,” Silver Medallion – Class Schedule – “Summer/Fall Schedule 2012.”
New Venture Christian Fellowship celebrates is grand renewal of its worship center, with 110 feet of Imax video viewing screens, new sound system and media center at 5 p.m. Oct. 20 and at 8:30 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. Oct. 21, at 4000 Mystra Drive, Oceanside.
Carlsbad Republican Women Federated Member and Carlsbad Mayor Pro-Tem, Ann Kulchin was honored for her 32 years of public service during the Carlsbad Republican Women Federated Luncheon Sept. 25. The CRWF President Marlene Towns and its board of directors recognized CRWF member Kulchin’s outstanding public service commitment.