Ann Arbor Observer, March 1996

Publisher: 
Ann Arbor Observer Company
Parent ID: 
Ann Arbor Observer
Month: 
March
Year: 
1996

The following articles appeared in the March 1996 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • Quiet Leader [Inside Ann Arbor], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, Commissions, etc.
    • Ann Arbor - Budget

    Keywords:

    • Neil Berlin
    • Ann Arbor City Administrator
    • Al Gatta


  • Courthouse Square [Inside Ann Arbor], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Senior Citizens
    • Affordable Housing
    • Apartments

    Keywords:

    • Courthouse Square Apartments
    • First Centrum Corporation
    • Tax Abatements
    • Bob Salomon
    • Housing Bureau for Seniors


  • Campaign for Hill [Inside Ann Arbor], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan - Buildings
    • Hill Auditorium
    • Fundraisers
    • Historic Buildings
    • Historic Preservation

    Keywords:

    • Paul Boylan
    • Judy Dow Rumelhart


  • Mannheim Steamroller [Inside Ann Arbor], page 9-10
  • Subjects:

    • Music
    • Concerts
    • Hill Auditorium
    • Fundraisers
    • University of Michigan - Alumni

    Keywords:

    • Chip Davis


  • Gov. Engler Strikes Again [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Subjects:

    • John Engler
    • Adult Education
    • Michigan - Government Departments & Agencies
    • Michigan - Budget

    Keywords:

    • L. Gayl Dybdahl
    • Mark Murray
    • Michigan Jobs Commission
    • Jennifer Krasemann
    • Andrew Krasemann
    • Grant Krasemann
    • Michigan Association of Community and Adult Educators
    • MACAE


  • College Fund [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11-13
  • Subjects:

    • Nonprofits
    • African Americans
    • Education
    • Fundraisers

    Keywords:

    • John Barfield Sr.
    • United Negro College Fund
    • UNCF
    • Gene Power
    • Ron Weiser
    • NEW Center


  • Floundering [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13-14
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Sports
    • Humor

    Keywords:

    • Flounders
    • Water Polo
    • Gene Power
    • Harry Kipke
    • Clark Hopkins
    • Richard Ziegler
    • Ray Clevenger
    • Ralph Loomis
    • Matt Mann
    • Richard Bailey


  • Pool Power [Inside Ann Arbor], page 14-15
  • Subjects:

    • Sports
    • University of Michigan - Athletics
    • University of Michigan - Students

    Keywords:

    • Swimming
    • U.S. Olympic Trials
    • NCAA
    • Canham Natatorium
    • Jim Richardson
    • Mike Barrowman
    • Gustavo Borges
    • Eric Namesnik
    • Tom Dolan
    • Kerri Hale


  • Home Sales: January 1996, by Kevin Duke, page 14
  • Subjects:

    • Houses - Cost of
    • Real Estate


  • Early Spring? [Inside Ann Arbor], page 15
  • Subjects:

    • United States - Departments & Agencies
    • Human Interest

    Keywords:

    • U.S. Post Office
    • Ray Williams
    • Tom Walker


  • Crime Map: January 1996, page 17
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Crime & Criminals


  • Wasentha Young [Ann Arborites], by Nisi Shawl, page 19
  • Subjects:

    • Martial Arts
    • Biography
    • African-Americans
    • Women-owned Businesses

    Keywords:

    • Peaceful Dragon School of T'ai Chi
    • Self-Defense Instruction
    • Ann Arbor Community Development Corporation
    • WISE
    • William C. C. Chen


  • Crescent Corset Factory [Then & Now], by Grace Shackman, page 21
  • Subjects:

    • Local History
    • Clothing - Design & Manufacturing
    • Historic Buildings
    • Historic Preservation

    Keywords:

    • Undergarments
    • Lingerie
    • Kline's Department Store
    • Pratt Block
    • Crescent Corset and Clasp Company
    • Foundation Garments
    • Ann Arbor Register
    • Courier Building
    • Stephen Pratt
    • Malcomson and Higgenbotham
    • Ann Arbor High School
    • Carnegie Library
    • Marchese Building
    • First National Building
    • Mayer-Schairer Building
    • Headlight
    • Bertha Muehlig House
    • Ed Shaffran
    • Schmacher Hardware
    • Jules
    • Atys
    • Le Dog


  • Life in Scio Farms, by Peter Ephross, page 31-35
  • Subjects:

    • Real Estate Development
    • Neighborhoods
    • Housing

    Keywords:

    • Manufactured Housing
    • Mobile Home Parks
    • Scio Farms Estates
    • Eileen Kindschy
    • Scott Kindschy
    • Kate Warner
    • Land-Lease
    • Debbie Haas
    • Shannon Matson
    • Dee Rittinger
    • Teresa Rittinger
    • Steve Tracy
    • Maurice Forsythe
    • Virginia Forsythe
    • Lisa King
    • Washtenaw County Sheriff's Department
    • Phil Jenkins
    • Scio Township
    • Dick DeLong
    • DJK Properties
    • Diane McGraw
    • Gay Konschuh
    • Sun Communities
    • Bob Musolf
    • Scio Farms Residents Association
    • Arbor Homes
    • Bob Mosley
    • Bob Gillette
    • Bob Fannen
    • Sunnyside Park
    • Ann Arbor Housing Commission


  • Season of Defeat, by Ami Walsh, page 37-43
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan - Athletics
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • Sports
    • Biography

    Keywords:

    • Basketball
    • Trish Roberts
    • Crisler Arena
    • Cherry Roberts
    • Patt Summitt
    • Summer Olympics
    • Jennifer Brzezinski
    • Jennifer Kiefer
    • Pollyanna Johns
    • Akisha Franklin
    • Amy Johnson
    • Catherine DiGiacinto
    • Molly Murray
    • Silver Shellman
    • Tiffany Willard
    • Mekisha Ross
    • Shauna Sikorski
    • Sandy Thomas
    • Danny Evans
    • Amy Cherubini
    • Bud VanDeWege
    • Steve Fisher
    • Fab Five
    • Tannisha Stevens
    • John Nash
    • Ian McCaw
    • Joe Roberson
    • Theresa Grentz
    • Robin Moore
    • Anne Poglits


  • Tale of Two Brewpubs, by David C. Bloom, page 45-51
  • Subjects:

    • Breweries
    • Restaurants - Reviews

    Keywords:

    • Home Brewers
    • Arbor Brewing Company
    • Grizzly Peak Brewing Company
    • Ann Arbor Brewers' Guild
    • ABC
    • Jeff Renner
    • Dan McConnell
    • Paul Philippon
    • Joe McConnell
    • Nick Hadwick
    • Jay Sandweiss
    • Sonai Kovacs
    • Schelde Enterprises
    • Greg Burke
    • Paul Mawhinney
    • Matt Gref
    • Rene Gref
    • Frankenmuth Brewery
    • Kalamazoo Brewing Company
    • Larry Bell
    • Motor City Brewing Works
    • Tom Burns
    • Jeff More
    • Kirk Toye
    • Alan Grayson


  • Kana's New Incarnation: Food as Religious Experience [Restaurants], by Susan Jane Gilman, page 53-55
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Ethnic Foods


  • Chianti [Quick Bites], page 55
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants
    • Historic Districts

    Keywords:

    • Jimmy Schmidt
    • Ann Arbor Historic District Commission


  • Cafe Latino [Quick Bites], page 55
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants

    Keywords:

    • Braun Court
    • Jim Smith


  • Common Grill [Quick Bites], by , page
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants

    Keywords:

    • Craig Common


  • Equatorial Fusion at Zanzibar [Marketplace Changes], page 57
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants

    Keywords:

    • Red Hawk
    • Dick Schubach
    • Misty Callies
    • Todd Callies
    • Roger Hewitt
    • Marilee Sturtevant
    • Katherine Larson
    • Mark Braun
    • Mr. B
    • Escoffier
    • Frank Lucarelli
    • Maureen Perrault


  • Kowalskis Come to A2 [Marketplace Changes], page 58-59
  • Subjects:

    • Food - Retail

    Keywords:

    • Kowalski Kowality Market
    • Maple-Miller Plaza
    • Arbor Quality Meat and Produce
    • Michael Kowalski
    • Linda Jacob
    • Ronald Kowalski
    • Bob Maulbetsch


  • Bob Seger's Old Hangout is Closing [Marketplace Changes], page
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants
    • Franchises
    • Fast-Food
    • Local History

    Keywords:

    • Dorothy Peterson
    • Adrian Wylie
    • Doris Smith
    • Jerry Smith
    • A&W Restaurant
    • Barb Smith
    • Randy McNutt
    • Drive-in restaurants
    • Ralph Moore
    • Ellsworth Moore
    • Dexter A&W
    • Roy Hoeft
    • Barb Birkle
    • Bill Birkle
    • Chelsea A&W
    • Neal Rubin


  • Herc's Beef and Spirits [Briefly Noted], page 61-62
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants

    Keywords:

    • Gary Murphy
    • Nick Panos
    • Pauline Skidder
    • Brooklyn Steakhouse
    • Tony Lia


  • King's Chosen & House of David [Briefly Noted], page 62
  • Subjects:

    • Furniture - Retail
    • Art Galleries

    Keywords:

    • Johanna Asztalos
    • Charisma Hair Salon
    • Susan Price


  • Rebecca Berman Pelletier Gallery [Briefly Noted], page 62-63
  • Subjects:

    • Art Galleries
    • Kerrytown


  • Dragon's Lair Furniture [Briefly Noted], page 63
  • Subjects:

    • Furniture - Retail
    • Beds & Bedding


  • Computer Renaissance, page 63
  • Subjects:

    • Computers - Repair & Service
    • Franchises

    Keywords:

    • Colonnade
    • Taylor Bond


  • Closings [Marketplace Changes], page 63
  • Subjects:

    • Business - Closings

    Keywords:

    • International Foods
    • Afterthoughts
    • House of Frames
    • Gateway to Afrika
    • Omega Pizza
    • Roncari Jewelers
    • ArtCafe
    • D K Carpets


  • Famous Orpheus: Heat Up a Cold Night [Plays], by Sonia Kovacs, page 67
  • Subjects:

    • Theater - Reviews
    • Performance Network


  • Beast on the Moon: the Shadow of Genocide [Plays], by Jennifer Dix, page 69
  • Subjects:

    • Theater - Reviews
    • Purple Rose Theater


  • Rich Hall: Let's Sell Off New Hampshire [Comedy], by Kate Conner-Ruben, page 83
  • Subjects:

    • Theater - Reviews

    Keywords:

    • Mainstreet Comedy Showcase


  • The Conversation: Violated Principles [Film], by Dan Moray, page 87
  • Subjects:

    • Films
    • Michigan Theater


  • Anton Nel and Andrew Jennings: Making the Fur Fly [Classical Music], by Jim Leonard, page 95
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Concerts


  • Conductor Michael Tilson Thomas: the San Francisco Symphony Takes a Walk on the Wild Side [Classical Music], by Jim Leonard, page 97
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Concerts
    • University Musical Society
    • Hill Auditorium


  • Kenny Burrell: Master of the Jazz Guitar [Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 99
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Rackham Auditorium


  • Laura Kasischke: Into the Depths, and Partway Back [Fiction], by Keith Taylor, page 107
  • Subjects:

    • Books & Reading
    • Authors


  • Ann Arbor Flower and Garden Show: a Shortcut to Summer [Fund-Raiser], by Tracy Leigh Komarmy, page 113
  • Subjects:

    • Horticulture
    • Fundraisers
    • Exhibits

    Keywords:

    • Farm Council Grounds


  • Hentchmen: House Rockers on the Loose [Nightspots Review], by Wendy Case, page 119
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews

    Keywords:

    • Blind Pig