ON STAGE WITH ‘GRINCH’
Elliot Weaver, of Carlsbad and Catalina Jewel Zelles, of Oceanside, are both in this year’s cast of The Old Globe Theater’s “Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas!” Weaver will be Danny Who and Zelles makes her professional stage debut. The play runs through Dec. 26. Tickets can be purchased online at TheOldGlobe.org, by phone at (619) 234-5623.
Oceanside author Tom Di Roma has published his memoirs, “50 & Counting: My Fifty-Year Journey Through Life as an Author,” with a few tips and observations about the writing process. For more information, e-mail email@example.com.
TOASTING ITS FIRST YEAR
Vigilucci’s Gourmet Market and Catering at 2943 State St., Suite 102, Carlsbad, celebrated its first anniversary Nov. 18. To view menus in their entirety visit vigiluccis.com and search the Market and Catering link or call (760) 720-0188.
GIVE A WARM WINTER
Encinitas Realtors Christie and Ric LeVander are asking for help provide new or gently-used blankets, jackets, coats, sweaters and hoodies for adults and children for the annual Community Resource Center’s Holiday Baskets Program. They ask that you drop donations at any Sea Coast Exclusive Properties location; 2146 Encinitas Blvd. #110, Encinitas; 900 S. Coast Highway 101, Encinitas or 6949 El Camino Real, Carlsbad during business hours (M-F from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.) or call Ric or Christie at (760) 632-9390 for a pick-up. Tax deductible receipt available upon request.
Carlsbad Community Coordinator Sue Irey was recently honored by the National Association of Volunteer Programs in Local Government, with local and national awards for her work in recruiting and managing the city’s more than 3,200 volunteers.
The group named Irey Outstanding Volunteer Administrator for 2015.
MCILLWAIN TAKES DIRECTOR SPOT
Teri McIllwain has been named culinary director at Cape Rey Carlsbad, a Hilton Resort. In her new role, McIllwain will leverage her diverse industry experience and passion for locally sourced, healthy cuisine to develop fresh menus, social offerings and group activities both at the resort’s ocean view Chandler’s restaurant and through the catering and room service divisions.
Carlsbad-based Integral Senior Living, a senior living management company announced it has been selected to manage Town Village North Dallas, owned by Dallas TX 1 Senior Property, a subsidiary of ROC Senior Housing Holdings. The community is undergoing a major remodel in order to meet the expectations and better serve the residents and marketplace.
Students at Springs Charter Schools’ La Fuente Academy in Oceanside, which offers Springs’ new dual immersion Spanish English 50/50 program, are organizing a Round the World Night from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Dec. 17. For more information, call (951) 319-1737 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.