Ann Arbor Observer, May 1998

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Ann Arbor Observer,
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Publisher: Ann Arbor Observer Company

Date: May 1998


The following articles appeared in the May 1998 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • Sticking Starr [Inside Ann Arbor], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Bumper Sticker
    • "Stop Starr"
    • Lyn Coffin
    • Ken Starr


  • Bus Depot [Inside Ann Arbor], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Historic Buildings
    • Historic Districts

    Keywords:

    • Art Deco
    • First National Building
    • Signage
    • Bill Martin
    • Louisa Pieper


  • Ophelia in A2 [Inside Ann Arbor], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Pioneer High School

    Keywords:

    • American Association of University Women
    • Raising Strong and Confident Daughters
    • Diana's Circle
    • Abigail Stewart
    • Mary Pipher
    • Marijo Grogan
    • Sally Wisotzkey
    • Carole Lapidos


  • Vintage Sign [Inside Ann Arbor], page 9-10
  • Subjects:

    • Michigan Theater
    • Historic Buildings

    Keywords:

    • Sign Board of Appeals
    • Joe Tiboni
    • Susan Wineberg
    • Richard Frank
    • Russ Collins
    • `


  • Flying High [Inside Ann Arbor], page 10-11
  • Subjects:

    • Airports
    • Ann Arbor Airport

    Keywords:

    • Helicopter Flights
    • Stonebridge Real Estate
    • Bulifant, Michael
    • Michael Homa
    • Bijan Moazami
    • Ralph Bolhouse
    • James Hawley
    • Adam Taylor


  • Lower Town in Limbo [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Subjects:

    • University Medical Center
    • Lee Bollinger

    Keywords:

    • Kellogg Eye Center
    • Fred Mayer


  • Unoffical Museum [Inside Ann Arbor], page 12-13
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan - Campus
    • University of Michigan - North Campus

    Keywords:

    • Robert H. Lurie Engineering Center (LEC)
    • LaNoue, Terence
    • Motherwell, Robert
    • Alexander Liberman
    • Frank Stella
    • Sheri Smith
    • Jim Dine
    • Helen Frankenthaler


  • Pizza Library [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13
  • Keywords:

    • Community High School
    • Shaman Drum Bookstore
    • After Words
    • Chris Crockett
    • Marlys Hamill


  • Perceptual Halo [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan - Athletics
    • Michigan Stadium
    • Lee Bollinger

    Keywords:

    • Tom Goss
    • Bob Venturi
    • Denise Scott Brown


  • Crime Update, page 15
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Crime & Criminals


  • Tale of Two Amendments [Schools Spotlight], by Randy H. Milgrom, page 17-19
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools - School Board

    Keywords:

    • Mack Elementary
    • Redistricting
    • Burns Park Elementary
    • Vicky Rigney
    • Doreen Poupard
    • Peter Solenberger
    • John Simpson
  • Kroger Cashier Ruthann Wild [Ann Arborites], by Penny Schreiber, page 21
  • Keywords:

    • Center for Independent Living
    • Ruth Rupert
    • Earl Wild
    • Allen Borton


  • U-M Softball Coach Carol Hutchins [Ann Arborites], by Ami Walsh, page 21
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan - Athletics

    Keywords:

    • Women's College World Series
    • Hutchins et al. vs. Michigan State University
    • Jean King


  • "I Paint Murals" [Around Town], page 23
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor Art Center

    Keywords:

    • Carol Lynn
    • Mary Lindquist


  • Poet's Ploy [Around Town], page 24
  • Keywords:

    • Poetry
    • Ann Arbor Poetry Slam
    • Lyn Coffin
    • Steve Marsh
    • Todd Spencer


  • Delivery [Around Town], page 24-25
  • Subjects:

    • Art & Artists

    Keywords:

    • Cafe Zola


  • First Congregational Church [Then & Now], by Grace Shackman, page 27
  • Subjects:

    • Architects
    • Forest Hill Cemetery

    Keywords:

    • Gothic Revival
    • Douglas, Lloyd C.
    • Parr, Leonard
    • Gordon Lloyd
    • Anne Upton
    • Dorothy Lenz
    • Thomas Cooley


  • Can Pittsfield Stay Forever Green?, by Erick Trickey, page 29 - 37
  • Keywords:

    • Developers

    People:

    • John Enos
    • Ann Harris
    • Barry Lonik
    • Tina Lirones
    • William Geddes
    • Bob Skrobola
    • Judith Walter

    Places:

    • Pittsfield Township


  • Sewers and Growth in Suburban Ann Arbor, by Erick Trickey, page 37
  • Subjects:

    • Pittsfield Township
    • Lodi Township
    • Scio Township

    Keywords:

    • Colleen O'Neal


  • Bone of Contention, by Anne S. Chapple, page 39-43
  • Subjects:

    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • Humane Society
    • County Farm Park
    • Ann Arbor Dog Training Club

    Keywords:

    • Dog Park
    • Ann Arbor Canine Recreation League (AACRL)
    • Dog-O-Mat
    • Donna Daly
    • Carole Cooke
    • Joan Walton
    • Barbara Smuts


  • Commuters, by Al Slote, page 45-52
  • Keywords:

    • Goodman, Fred
    • John Siller
    • Paul Svingen
    • Shirley Magnuson
    • Sandy Schopbach


  • Cousins Heritage Inn [Restaurants], by David C. Bloom, page 55
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants - Reviews

    Keywords:

    • Broken Arrow Ranch
    • Pat Cousins
    • Paul Cousins
    • Dave Rensi
    • Stanley Howell


  • Parthenon [Restaurants], by David C. Bloom, page 55-57
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants - Reviews

    Keywords:

    • Greektown
    • New Hellas


  • Adios, Maude's Hola, Arriba [Marketplace Changes], page 59
  • Subjects:

    • Retail Trade
    • Restaurants
    • Mainstreet Ventures

    Keywords:

    • Dennis Serras
    • Rick Bayless


  • Flurry of Changes at Kerrytown [Marketplace Changes], page 59-61
  • Subjects:

    • Retail Trade

    Keywords:

    • Little Dipper Candle Shop
    • Hand-Painted by Amy
    • Princess Designs
    • Tiffany Reiff
    • Durham's Tracklements
    • Amy Millspaugh
    • Christy Jones
    • T. R. Durham


  • Perfumania at Briarwood [Marketplace Changes], page 61-62
  • Subjects:

    • Retail Trade

    Keywords:

    • Lisa Greer
    • Pearle Vision
    • EB
    • Icing


  • Temporary Gallery Co-op [Marketplace Changes], page 62
  • Subjects:

    • Art & Artists
    • Concerts

    Keywords:

    • Fourth Avenue Gallery
    • Town Center Plaza
    • Aurora Borealis
    • April Hilger-Hampton
    • Leslie Arwin
    • Peggy deParry


  • Scott Staebler Rebounds From the Merchant Buyout [Marketplace Changes], page 62-63
  • Subjects:

    • South Main Market
    • Retail Trade

    Keywords:

    • Butcher Block
    • Prime Cuts
    • Marv's Meats
    • Ron Tennyson
    • Richard Staebler
    • Jim deWolf


  • Building a Bigger Busch's [Marketplace Changes], page 63-64
  • Subjects:

    • Retail Trade
    • Groceries
    • Resale (Second-Hand Merchandise) - Retail

    Keywords:

    • Busch's Valu Land
    • Children's Orchard
    • Soccer Mania
    • Peggy Conlin
    • Peter Julian
    • Amy Navrock
    • John Boots
    • Peter Gaglioti


  • Big George's Home and Patio [Briefly Noted], page 64
  • Subjects:

    • Retail Trade

    Keywords:

    • Brian Parin
    • Mark Bishar


  • Massey Cadillac [Briefly Noted], page 64 - 66
  • Keywords:

    • Automobile Dealers

    People:

    • Walter Prochnow
    • Jim Bradley
    • Don Massey

    Places:

    • Ann Arbor Buick
    • Goodman Oldsmobile
    • Ann Arbor Suzuki


  • Jimmy's Spitfire Grille [Briefly Noted], page 66
  • Subjects:

    • Retail Trade

    Keywords:

    • Herc's Beef and Spirits
    • Brooklyn Steakhouse
    • Pauline Skinner
    • Jim Batsakis


  • Retro Threads [Briefly Noted], page 66-67
  • Subjects:

    • Research & Development
    • Retail Trade

    Keywords:

    • Vintage Clothing
    • David McNulty


  • Tree Town Skateshop [Briefly Noted], page 67
  • Subjects:

    • Retail Trade

    Keywords:

    • Skateboards


  • Stars Bakery [Briefly Noted], page 67
  • Subjects:

    • Retail Trade

    Keywords:

    • Hassan Jonaa


  • Daikalok [Briefly Noted], page 68
  • Subjects:

    • Retail Trade
    • Restaurants

    Keywords:

    • Fast-Food
    • Great Lake Chinese Seafood
    • Kin Yue
    • Alex Fan


  • Arbor Drugs [Briefly Noted], page 68-69
  • Subjects:

    • Retail Trade

    Keywords:

    • Holsum Bread Outlet
    • CVS
    • Fred Marx


  • Creative Windows & Walls [Briefly Noted], page 69
  • Keywords:

    • Custom Shade, Inc.
    • Creative Windows
    • Carl Sly


  • Closings [Marketplace Changes], page 69
  • Subjects:

    • Business - Closings

    Keywords:

    • Sprentall's Picture Framing
    • Sweet Spot
    • B1
    • Suzanne Maurer
    • Lily Kittle
    • John Sprentall
    • Lesley Fresham


  • Regis Gizavo [World Music], by Dan Rosenberg, page 75
  • Keywords:

    • Accordions
    • Madagascar
    • David Mirandon


  • Robert Stone [Fiction], by Keith Taylor, page 77
  • Subjects:

    • Authors

    Keywords:

    • Dog Soldiers
    • Damascus Gate


  • Clusone Trio [Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 83
  • Subjects:

    • Music

    Keywords:

    • Ernst Reijseger
    • Han Bennink
    • Michael Moore


  • Women's City Club Home Tour [Tours], by Penny Schreiber, page 89
  • Subjects:

    • Home Furnishings
    • Architecture

    Keywords:

    • Lurie Engineering Center
    • Earhart Manor
    • Dawn Farm


  • Michael Byers [Fiction], by John Lofy, page 95
  • Subjects:

    • Authors

    Keywords:

    • Coast of Good Intentions


  • Book of Days [Plays], by Jennifer Dix, page 103
  • Subjects:

    • Theater
    • Purple Rose Theater

    Keywords:

    • Wilson, Lanford
    • Guy Sanville


  • Janie Paul and Margaret Parker [Gallery Review], by Susan Kevorkian, page 107
  • Subjects:

    • Art & Artists

    Keywords:

    • Institute for the Humanities
    • Daniel Berrigan


  • Poignant Plecostomus [Nightspots], by Alan Goldsmith, page 113
  • Keywords:

    • Richard Tillinghast


  • Janie Paul and Margaret Parker [Gallery Review], by Susan Kevorkian, page 107
  • Subjects:

    • Art & Artists

    Keywords:

    • Institute for the Humanities
    • Daniel Berrigan


  • March, 1998 [Home Sales], by Kevin Duke, page 137
  • Subjects:

    • Houses - Cost of