As anticipation in Ferguson mounts, maybe the town could use a little yoga.
Angie Carron wants to be the one to bring it there.
The fifteen-year Florissant resident and owner of OM Turtle Yoga recently signed a lease for a second studio, an 1,100-square-foot space down the road from the Ferguson police station.
"Everyone is like, 'Why Ferguson? Why now?'" Carron says. "But truly, why not Ferguson right now? We all need to find our center, our peace, our balance, and I think this is a better time than any to bring our studio to Ferguson."
Angie Carron said she expanded OmTurtleYoga from her Florissant location to a rehabbed space in downtown Ferguson. There are eight instructors.
“People ask, ‘Why Ferguson, why now?’ My answer is always why not, as simple as that,” said Carron, 39, who used to work at nearby Express Scripts. “In a time of unrest, why not bring peace through yoga?”
She said the community has to come together to be brought “into balance.”
“The studio will be a small part of that,” she said..... read more
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