The students at Malcolm X Arts magnet are exposed to the arts via music and the theatre mixed with their regular curriculum. Several times during the year the students put on musicals and mid, and end of the year school plays.
They also have a garden where the students grow, and take care of flowers and plants.
The active PTA helps with several fundraisers which allow for field trips, a good selection of after school classes for the children.
Located at the bottom of Solano ave. is Yoga for Life where all students, from beginner to the super advanced, can enjoy their services. Their location has lots of space, air, and natural light which almost makes it seem like you are outdoors during the workout.
You can take a single private session for yourself, you and a friend, or a small group of friends. The prices are competitive, and affordable.
Minerva's catered an office party I attended and the staff, the food and the decorations were excellent. They arrived a few hours before the party was to begin to set up and were very professional and quick. During the party they served the food and drinks and did a complete clean up when the event was over.
PROS: GREAT TASTING FOOD, LOTS OF VARIETY
This hair salon provides the newest hair styles, cuts, and color. The main stylist and owner, Eshoe, can update your look or maintain your current one and give it a new edge.
The shop also features a small inventory of fashionable shirts, accessories and make-up. The prices are competitive with other salons and her schedule is flexible.
This store has a lot of great well made, appealing women's clothes. Dressy, casual, and mix and match items as well.
They have some accessories such as purses, jewelry and a small selection of shoes that match a lot of the clothing they carry.
The prices in this store are a bit high, even for the sale items, but as I mentioned the clothes are well made and you will be satisfied with any purchase you make.
Unlike a lot of other stores that claim to have all their items under a dollar, this one actually does. Not only that, but they have a lot of quality items as well.
If you are looking to throw a last minute party they have a lot of party items such as balloons, paper plates and matching table cloths.
They also carry a lot of household items as well even a small amount of band names.
Located at the top of trendy Solano Avenue Soap Sistahs not only carries various soaps, but lotions, robes, night gowns, and small gift items.
This shop is unlike other soap shops because they have soap for every skin type. Scented, unscented, and hypoallergenic.
The price range varies from cheap to expensive but you will definitely find whatever kind of soap you are looking for.
Located in the parking lot of this gas station is a by hand car wash on Saturday and Sunday mornings. With a small staff of five they are able to wash up to five or six cars at one time.
You can get a delicate wash, high powered rinse, hand dry, and amourall for $12. There is usually a line but the wait is never long.
Mary and Joe's have been around for over 15 years in this community. They supply athletes with sporting equipment for just about every sport and what they don't have in stock, they are willing to order.
The staff is very friendly and knowledgeable and their prices are competitive with other sports stores in the area.
I took some items to this cleaners and when I went to pick them up three days later I was charged a fee that would be expected with a same day cleaning. When I asked about the charge I was told that was their rate.
I didn't have any delicate items to be cleaned just some sweaters I didn't want to shrink or the color to fade.
**Prices too high for the service received**