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The Heat Is Always On At Bikram Yoga of Santa Rosa The Heat Is Always On At Bikram Yoga of Santa Rosa

By Pamela Sosnowski

Bikram Yoga of Santa Rosa is owned by a yoga instructor who discovered first hand the healing powers of "hot" yoga and now enjoys introduing it to the community.

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In Motion Dance Center is Beloved in the Bay Area In Motion Dance Center is Beloved in the Bay Area

By Pamela Sosnowski

In Motion Dance Center has enjoyed a close relationship with the Martinez area since opening its doors in 2005. Families love the staff and atmosphere so much that they return time and again to further their dance skills.

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Sip & Swirl Events Brings Together Bay Area Wine Lovers Sip & Swirl Events Brings Together Bay Area Wine Lovers

By Pamela Sosnowski

Sip & Swirl Events was founded to introduce minorities in the Bay Area to wine related events. Today the company plans tastings, tours, girls' night outs, and more.

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Salt & Honey Catering Enjoys Sweet and Savory Success Salt & Honey Catering Enjoys Sweet and Savory Success

By Pamela Sosnowski

Salt & Honey Catering was born out of Olivia Colt's love of pleasing others through good cooking. Today her catering company is pleasing crowds of all sizes with delicious meals using the freshest locally-sourced ingredients.

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Studio Seven Arts Inspires and Impresses With Variety Studio Seven Arts Inspires and Impresses With Variety

By Pamela Sosnowski

Studio Seven Arts of Pleasanton displays not just paintings, but glass, jewelry, and sculptures. The award-winning gallery appeals to variety of art lovers and also offers custom framing services.

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Everyone is Greek At The San Jose Greek Festival Everyone is Greek At The San Jose Greek Festival

By Pamela Sosnowski

The San Jose Greek Festival entertains annually with its array of Greek food, music, dancing, goods for sale, and other activities. Best of all, you don't have to be Greek to enjoy it.

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San Jose Psychic Institute Awakens the Inner Psychic In Everyone San Jose Psychic Institute Awakens the Inner Psychic In Everyone

By Pamela Sosnowski

The San Jose Psychic Institute offers a variety of classes, workshops, programs, and events that demonstrate how everyone can tap into their own psychic skills.

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Tea Lyfe Breathes New Life Into Tea-Based Beverage Offerings Tea Lyfe Breathes New Life Into Tea-Based Beverage Offerings

By Pamela Sosnowski

Tea Lyfe is introducing the San Jose community to the joys of sipping unique tea-based beverages from around the world. The tea shop uses nothing but organic and locally produced ingredients in its menu.

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P-za Pie Serves Up So Much More Than Pizza to the Bay Area P-za Pie Serves Up So Much More Than Pizza to the Bay Area

By Pamela Sosnowski

P-za Pie may be the only pizza shop in the Concord area that specializes not just in pizza, but in crepes, baked sandwiches, and more. Since opening in 2013, the restaurant has attracted a legion of dedicated customers that love the food, variety, and service.

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PanIQ Escape Room Provides A Thrilling, In-Person Experience PanIQ Escape Room Provides A Thrilling, In-Person Experience

By Pamela Sosnowski

PanIQ Escape Room provides an opportunity to put down a mobile device and connect with others by trying to escape from a room. The live escape game company is as popular with celebrities and corporate giants as it is with families seeking quality time together.

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Stacked Adventures Provides Hands-On Guidance In The Great Outdoors Stacked Adventures Provides Hands-On Guidance In The Great Outdoors

By Pamela Sosnowski

For those that are new to or intimidated by the idea of exploring the outdoors, Stacked Adventures can lend a helping hand. The tour company's packages provide guides, equipment, and more to help everyone experience the beauty of the Bay Area.

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South Bay Sports Training Helps Baseball Players Reach Their Full Potential South Bay Sports Training Helps Baseball Players Reach Their Full Potential

By Pamela Sosnowski

San Jose's South Bay Sports Training was opened to give young baseball and softball players the confidence needed on the field to play their personal best. The academy offers a variety of batting cages, lessons, and clinics for kids, parents, and coaches.

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Team Elite Basketball Is Helping Young Players Get In The Game Team Elite Basketball Is Helping Young Players Get In The Game

By Pamela Sosnowski

Rodel Cruzet has been coaching basketball since he was 13 years old. A passion for the game and helping pass knowledge onto other young players inspired him to launch Team Elite Basketball, which may very well be teaching the next Kobe Bryant or or LeBron James.

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Napa Valley Aloft Provides an Uplifting Way to Experience Wine Country Napa Valley Aloft Provides an Uplifting Way to Experience Wine Country

By Pamela Sosnowski

Napa Valley Aloft was one of the first hot air balloon ride companies in the California wine region, and 40 years later it's still a family-run business. The tour company combines romance and adventure as its aircraft soars over mountains and wineries.

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IB Strong Is Transforming Bodies and Lives IB Strong Is Transforming Bodies and Lives

By Pamela Sosnowski

IB Strong is quickly becoming one of the most acclaimed gyms in the San Jose area, thanks to the leadership of its founder, Ivan Batinich, and his personalized approach to training. The gym is creating many several satisfied clients?from former couch potatoes to competitive athletes.

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Mama Papa Lithuania Introduces A Lesser-Known Country's Delicious Cuisine Mama Papa Lithuania Introduces A Lesser-Known Country's Delicious Cuisine

By Pamela Sosnowski

Mama Papa Lithuania of Alameda is the only Lithuanian restaurant on the West Coast -- and it's introducing many diners to the hearty comfort food of the small Eastern European country.

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CrossFit Alinea Creates Athletes By Pushing Their Limits CrossFit Alinea Creates Athletes By Pushing Their Limits

By Pamela Sosnowski

CrossFit's workouts have often been described as punishing?and its fans wouldn't have it any other way. CrossFit Alinea of San Francisco is turning new participants onto the intense, hour-long workout routine through a free introductory class and a beginner's foundation program.

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Comradery and Competition Keep the Undead Roller Derby Rolling Comradery and Competition Keep the Undead Roller Derby Rolling

By Pamela Sosnowski

Since 2008 Undead Roller Derby has been introducing players to the exciting contact roller skating sport. For roller derby members, there's much more to the sport than just fitness.

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Crowne Plaza Hotel Is Perfect for Visiting Concord and Beyond Crowne Plaza Hotel Is Perfect for Visiting Concord and Beyond

By Pamela Sosnowski

Situated right next to the Buchanan Airport and serving as a stop along the BART, Concord's Crowne Plaza Hotel is in a convenient location whether one is visiting the area on business or vacation.

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The Child Unique Helps Young Students Go Beyond Learning The Child Unique Helps Young Students Go Beyond Learning

By Pamela Sosnowski

Several years ago when Cindy Acker found herself disappointed by the educational system for her children, she decided to take matters into her own hands. She is the founder and presiding principle of The Child Unique Montessori School, which helps students not just learn, but to think, understand, and grow academically.

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Watsonville Tutoring Club Gives Generations of Students a Leg Up On Learning Watsonville Tutoring Club Gives Generations of Students a Leg Up On Learning

By Pamela Sosnowski

It's a stressful time when a child is struggling in school, but for 13 years Watsonville Tutoring Club has been easing that stress and helping students of all ages get ahead. The club's staff provides personalized attention and patience to build a student's confidence and help them succeed.

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Students Dance Their Way to Success At Pacific Arts Complex Students Dance Their Way to Success At Pacific Arts Complex

By Pamela Sosnowski

Pacific Arts Complex has proved so popular that in just a few years, it has expanded to two locations to accommodate more students and staff. Students who learn to dance at PAC often aspire to become teachers and choreographers themselves.

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Big Swingin' Cycles Keeps Bay-Area Bikers Ride-Ready Big Swingin' Cycles Keeps Bay-Area Bikers Ride-Ready

By Pamela Sosnowski

Big Swingin' Cycles may be found in the heart of bustling downtown San Francisco, but it's also as little as 20 minutes away from ideal terrain for mountain bike enthusiasts. The staff is passionate about bike riding and is more than happy to share their expertise with customers, whether they wish to demo a new ride or participate in one of their regular group biking tours.

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Pamela Sosnowski is a Staff Writer at BayAreaForSale.com.

Pamela Sosnowski is a freelance writer, social media manager, contributor for REBEAT Magazine, and author of the blog Go Retro. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Management from Merrimack College and loves writing, cats, bicycling, and mid-century modern interior design and music.