Crowd Funding a Cure

 Article Kate Arcieri | Photography Zemina Zaferakis  Pull Quote:  “We’re novel both in terms of our platform and the research that we’re funding.”

Alexus Willson; A Competitor In An Olympic Sport That Is Way Harder Than It Looks

 Article Toni Sutton-Deangelico | Photography Zemina Zaferakis  Alexus Willson performs at various shows at both the Del Mar Fairgrounds and Park, and since 2016 has been sponsored by Dr. Sidal, the owner of Torrey Pines Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Del Mar/Carmel Valley. It's his "giving back" that has been essential to the riding success that Willson continues to see. Dr.…

A Farm-to-Fork that Gives Back

Every Saturday afternoon, rain or shine, a parade of local families, hand-holding couples, discerning foodies, California-dreaming tourists and more bike, scooter, walk, jog and carpool to one of the most popular attractions in town: the open-air Del Mar Farmers Market. Reusable bags and bike baskets quickly fill with fresh, certified organic, locally grown fruit and vegetables, eggs, fresh-cut flowers and…

Fox Law

Dave Fox, Founder of Fox Law APC, is a former federal prosecutor and local personal injury trial lawyer that has dedicated his law firm to helping individuals going through extraordinary circumstances. One evening, March 2014, a 27-year-old Ph.D. student at Scripps Institute of Oceanography lost her life after being fatally struck by a speeding drunk driver at the corner of…

Broadway Nights Beckons

Experience the magic of Broadway Nights, April 23 at the Fairmont Grand Del Mar, when supporting fundraising efforts by the Rancho Santa Fe Auxiliary Unit for Rady Children’s Hospital. Over the past 17 years, the Unit has raised over $9.7million for RCH, made possible by the help of sponsors, supporters and countless volunteers integral to the fundraising effort. This year,…

Verve Plastic Surgery

Are you searching for a qualified plastic surgeon for your under-the-knife makeover? Look no further than Dr. Anshu Gupta, who runs Verve Plastic Surgery in Solana Beach. “I believe that plastic surgery changes lives and helps people feel great about themselves,” says Gupta. “It’s always been an area of interest and I love my job.”

Isabella’s 
Giraffe Club

Everyone hopes for a healthy birth, safe for mother and child. But some babies need specialized care in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). This type of care is an increasingly common occurrence: of the 3,000 babies born each year at the UCSD Medical Center, approximately 780 will spend time being treated in the hospital’s NICU. Even more troubling is…

Visiting Angels: 
Caring Everyday in Everyway

A call for a Visiting Angel comes in at 3:22 a.m. Mrs. Cansto had a fall on her hallway rug and required the assistance of a caretaker after she’s discharged from the hospital. Owner of Visiting Angels, Rick Tverdoch, calms Mrs. Cansto’s daughter who is feverishly trying to book the next flight out to San Diego from Maine. Fortunately, Rick’s…