After retiring from eventful careers as acrobats, Ma Suofu and friend Chen Gang are bringing a foot massage parlor to Grass Valley.

The two natives of China’s Sichuan province plan to open Panda Foot Massage … They already operate a similar business in Auburn—Red Lantern Foot Reflexology.

Reflexology is an alternative medicine technique of massaging different zones of the foot, which are believed to correspond with different zones of the body.

The Union, Grass Valley, California, May 7, 2010