government


businesses
angeline's hair salon: a moderately priced full service hair salon that opened in downtown redwood in 2005. the owner, angeline foy, has over 30 years of hair styling experience, and the salon usually has 7-10 stylists working at any given time. they also offer hair/makeup styling packages for special events.
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animal allies rescue shelter: founded in 2014, aars is a shelter that takes in all animals and works hard to find them 'forever homes'. the shelter is a no-kill shelter.
employees: mary knight

the blue room: a male strip club located downtown. for women only most days, but men are invited the first tuesday and fridays of the month.
employees: mateo solis

do or dye hair lounge: a high-end, environmentally friendly salon in downtown redwood.
employees: maya knibbs

paws & relax: a boutique doggie day care and grooming salon, opened in 2011 and located in downtown redwood. every dog at paws & relax is a v.i.p. - a very important pooch! paws & relax offers a spacious, cage-free indoor park that is perfect for providing dogs the physical & mental stimulation they need. all dogs are separated into playgroups depending on size, temperament and disposition. paws & relax also offers top quality grooming, and will pamper your pup according to their comfort and individual needs.
employees: valerie tseng

the page muse: independent bookstore opened in 2014. stocks the best selections of new and used fiction, nonfiction, and children's books with a dedicated section to local authors. providing a venue for readers to connect with books and other readers. the store also provides a large variety of teas to purchase and enjoy while curled up with a good book in the small lounge area of tables and chairs.
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the quiet cove inn & spa: restored in 2007, the property existed on the coast in a dilapidated form for years prior to new ownership taking on extensive renovations. near the beach, the location boasts a comfortable space for a retreat as well as a modest spa, but its real draw for non-guests is its restaurant that serves guests from 6am-8pm, with reservations open to the public for lunch, dinner, and sunday brunch.
employees: lyn donovan

singh plastic surgery: a private practice established in 2015 in downtown redwood. specializes in breast reconstruction after cancer as well as breast, face and body contouring procedures. offers both surgical and non-surgical treatments, and emphasizes the importance of helping women and men reaching their maximum levels of confidence.
employees: alice singh, penelope adler, rasheeda rollins



bars & restaurants
the say cheese and thank you sandwich shop: celebrating its first year downtown, the shop boasts gourmet takes on the classic grilled cheese sandwich in twenty different variations and a deli case of artisan meats and fresh salads. (the potato salad has been said to bring down the house at pta meetings and sunday barbecues) open daily and available for catering and large parties with advance notice.
employees: knox van arden

killshot: a barcade downtown est 2009. they serve craft beers, wine slushies, and a small selection of bar food, as well as signature video game inspired cocktails and shots. they mostly have arcade games, but there's also a party room in the back that they hold events in, including mario kart and other non-arcade game tournaments. they use tokens not quarters, with the idea that every $2 you spend gets you 12 tokens, or if customers really want to just do games with no food or drinks, it's the typical $1 = 4 tokens exchange. none of the games cost more than 2 tokens, so even 12 can last a decent amount of time if you pick your games right.
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sports
redwood granite gym: opened in 2015, redwood granite is a 25,000 sq ft gym that encompases rock climbing, yoga, and fitness training all in one. membership includes guest passes, discount classes, and early bird sign ups for redwood granite's outdoor experiences, including weekend bootcamps and climbing trips. members are also free to use redwood granite's work stations and social hangouts, host charity events, and be part of the redwood granite family that simply encourages everyone to push their boundaries and seek the next summit.
employees: nate redding



other
delphine holmes opera house: located within the redwood performing arts complex in downtown redwood; the principal venue for the redwood ballet, a professional performing ballet company. the arts complex also houses a theatre company, touring Broadway productions, and a symphony orchestra.
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university of california, redwood (ucrw): a public university located in glass cove. it was founded in 1922 and is part of the university of california school system. ucrw is consistently ranked in the middle-top of the crowd of uc schools, just below ucla and berkeley. the university president frequently brags about its most recent ranking of #41 in national rankings, demonstrating a consistent improvement year over year in academics and student life. with a beachfront view, ucrw offers an idyllic academic environment, attracting students not only from california but nationally and internationally. with a growing student population, a "main street" has developed near the university, primarily servicing collegiate needs. the school mascot is the coyote.