July 2017 Around Town

Waters Fine Foods and Catering 
now open in La Jolla

Waters provides the freshest quality foods sourced from local farms and artisans. They are organic whenever possible but always handcrafted, sustainable and natural. Visit their new location on Gerard Ave where they offer catering and event design, beverage and bar service, and fine foods cafe as well as to-go options. WatersCatering.com

DUKE’S LA JOLLA 
SPONSORS ANNUAL 
MENEHUNE CONTEST

Through the Duke’s Legacy of Aloha program, Duke’s La Jolla partnered with the La Jolla Shores Surfing Association to sponsor their annual Menehune Contest at La Jolla Shores. Duke’s La Jolla employee Ryan Cuff volunteered to shape and donate a surfboard he made to the contest winner. Sophia McGovern, girls 11-14 shortboard division winner, took home Ryan’s board. Duke’s La Jolla is a new restaurant opening this fall in the Village of La Jolla. DukesLaJolla.com

Supporting Women in STEM, 
Leadership, and Education

Athena, a local non-profit that connects and supports women in STEM, leadership, and education, held its 19th Annual Pinnacle Awards on May 4 at the Hyatt Regency La Jolla. The awards event celebrated “The Art of Possible” and honored leading individuals and businesses that support the success of women in STEM. Attendees congratulated the individuals and businesses that received Pinnacle Awards for their contributions toward advancing diversity in the fields of life science, education, services, and technology. The keynote speaker, Haben Girma, a disability advocate and White House Champion of Change, gave a passionate and inspiring message on overcoming barriers and the importance of advocacy and support. AthenaSD.org

PROTECTOR BREWERY BRINGS FIRST 
ORGANIC BEER COMPANY TO SAN DIEGO

San Diego’s already impressive beer scene is expanding to provide local organic options when Protector Brewery officially opens this month. This team of five San Diegans, led by retired Navy SEAL Sean Haggerty, is providing quality craft beers brewed from the finest organic ingredients. Holding themselves to the highest organic standards, the brewery’s mission is to protect the environment, the people, and the art of craft beer. The result is beer so pure you can taste the difference. Protector is located on Miralani Drive, home to a growing number of beer, saké, and cider breweries and urban wineries.  ProtectorBrewery.com

Lipsense now available in La Jolla

Molly Corder is the local LIPSENSE distributor, and her team of 100 members has achieved a group sales volume of over $200,000 providing a long lasting, 4-8 hour lip color product that is waterproof, smudge proof, lead free and wax free. “The possibilities in this company are unlike any other,” Corder says. “This is a ground floor opportunity with less than 170,000 distributors worldwide. Lipsense is the “wow” product in a sea of so many other amazing make up and skin care products.” Find Molly on Facebook – Haute Lips By Molly.

New concierge primary care 
practice accepting patients

Integrated MD Primary Care, a new concierge primary care practice in Del Mar Terraces, is now accepting patients. Dr. Laura Cooke and Dr. Bob Uslander offer comprehensive primary care for adults of all ages, in a relaxed and tranquil setting. With a focus on convenient, high-quality care and great communication, they offer easy access to medical care with a doctor clients can trust, who is available whenever the need arises. Dr. Cooke and Dr. Uslander bring decades of experience in primary care, preventive care, urgent and emergency care, and palliative care. They also have a team of integrative therapists available, including massage, acupuncture, nutrition, meditation, music, art and more. IntegratedMDPrimaryCare.com