LATEST IN EPILEPSY MONITORING Palomar Health announced the opening of a state-of-the-art, 24-hour Epilepsy Monitoring Unit. Patients are observed around the clock by clinical staff through closed circuit video and EEG (brain wave) telemetry. These tools help epileptologists — neurologists with special training in epilepsy — analyze where the seizures are taking place and how frequently.
EAGLE SCHOLARSHIP WINNER Santa Fe Christian announced Sophia McLellan as the 2016-17 Eagle Scholarship Award recipient. The scholarship Sophia will receive includes funding for full tuition, books, uniforms, field trips and athletic fees up to four years.
COASTKEEPER NAMES DIRECTOR San Diego Coastkeeper announces Tracie Barham, an 18-year veteran of nonprofit leadership, as its new executive director. Barham will lead the water watchdog’s efforts to achieve goals in its 2015-2018 strategic plan, which include lowering San Diego County household water use by 25 percent and training 300 new volunteer scientists to monitor the health of the region’s watersheds.
CHAVEZ HONORED Members of Fight Crime: Invest in Kids, California, recognized Assemblymember Rocky Chávez (R-Oceanside) for his leadership and ongoing efforts to prevent crime with a 2016 CrimeFighter Award. Asm. Chavez was honored specifically for his support of early education, after-school programs and school discipline reform.
SPORTS CLIPS GRAND RE-OPENING Sport Clips in Encinitas, 276 N. El Camino Real in the Camino Village Plaza, will hold a re-grand opening celebration from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 30. Chris Formo recently purchased the location and owns nine additional Sport Clips across California. Sports Clips stylist Sherry Leisle, of Carlsbad, was also one of the winners in the Sports Clips “The Look” National Stylist Competition
OPEN HOUSE The Center of Movement and Balance invites the community to its Open House party, an evening of networking, tours and a Trunk Show by local merchants 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. April 22 at the Center of Movement and Balance, 155 S. Highway 101, Solana Beach. Visit meetup.com/sbchamber/events/230306458/.
NEW FACE AT COLDWELL Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Carlsbad office welcomes Mark Matsumoto as a new Independent Sales Associate.