The scoop on a legendary longfellow hair stylist. Photo: Jean Des Marais

You can faintly see a city bus driving west on 38th street at the 42nd Ave. intersection. Photo: Joseph Williams

Flourish Pilates, located at 3347 42nd Avenue south, offers Pilates, Yoga and Bodywork studio, as well as Pilates and yoga mat classes, group reformer classes, TRX classes,  private and semi-private instruction including prenatal, postnatal pilates, and rehabilitative pilates. The studio moved into the building across from Turtle Bread in the spring of 2013. Photo: Ashley Yellick

Location: Riverview Cafe & Wine Bar, 3753 42nd Ave S Minnesota native singer-songwriter-storyteller Ann Reed plays her 12-string guitar with bassist Joan Griffith at the Riverview Cafe Friday night in front of a full house. Ann jokes, sings, and proudly admits that her custom guitar is now 40 years old. Photo: Rick Fuentes

Location: 3738 42nd Ave The trees are ready to go at Mother Earth Garden! Photo: Carri Musil

Location: 3904 42nd Ave Reidy’s Market is full of everything you need and things you didn’t know you needed. You can still send a fax or rent a DVD here. Reidy’s to the rescue! Photo: Sarah Schoolcraft

Location: 3400 42nd Ave Belle's ToolBox has an emphasis on creating something out of nothing. They use things that have been found along the way to give children a chance to explore the possibilities of science, nature, literacy, history, art, and community. Activities are geared mostly towards preschool children and older. Photo: Carri Musil

I found this magnetic poetry board on a run a couple of summers ago. You can add your own phrases at 44th St and 42nd Ave! Photo: Sarah Schoolcraft

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