Ann Arbor Observer, August 1999

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Ann Arbor Observer,
1976-current

Publisher: Ann Arbor Observer Company

Date: August 1999

August 1999 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer


The following articles appeared in the August 1999 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • GT Products [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Automobiles & Automotive Equipment - Manufacturing & Research


  • Grizzly Peak [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Bread


  • What Do They Make [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Salaries & Wages
    • University of Michigan - Athletics
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff

    People:

    • Bev Plocki
    • Greg Giovanazzi
    • Jim Richardson
    • Lloyd Carr
    • Brian Ellerbe
    • Sue Guevara
    • Red Berenson
    • Carol Hutchins


  • Waiting Lists [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Beauty Salons
    • University of Michigan - Athletics
    • Automobile Dealers

    People:

    • Judy Splitt

    Places:

    • Miro Salon
    • Howar Cooper Imports


  • Manhole Covers [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, etc.
    • Streets & Roads

    Places:

    • Ann Arbor Foundry
    • East Jordan Iron Works


  • Borders Books [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Bookstores
    • Arborland
    • Barnes & Noble


  • MediaOne [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Cable Television


  • Spottings [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Streets & Roads
    • Architects
    • Parking
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, etc.
    • russian sage
    • Mitchell & Mouat Architects


  • Overheard at Maryfield-Wildwood Park [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • Human Interest


  • Our Affluent Society [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Home Furnishings
    • Gross Electric

    People:

    • Mike Krystiniak


  • University Funding [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Budget & Finance
    • Michigan - Government Departments & Agencies

    People:

    • John Engler
    • John Schwarz


  • Colossal [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Pharmaceuticals - Research & Development

    People:

    • Parke Davis
    • Warner Lambert


  • Politics [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Elections - Ann Arbor

    People:

    • John Hieftje
    • Simone Lightfoot


  • Environment [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Streets & Roads
    • Trees
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, etc.
    • Parks - Ann Arbor

    People:

    • Dean Fund
    • Paul Bairley
    • Elizabeth Dean
    • Richard Rice


  • Traffic [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11-13
  • Keywords:

    • Traffic
    • Neighborhoods
    • Streets & Roads
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, etc.

    People:

    • Sabah Yousif
    • Helen Aminoff
    • Bill Wheeler

    Places:

    • Glazier Way
    • Oslund Condominiums


  • Commerce [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor - City Ordinances
    • Business Development Groups & Associations
    • Downtown Development Authority
    • flyers
    • posters
    • State Street Merchants Association

    People:

    • Jeannette Luton-Faber
    • Randy Parrish


  • Crime Update, page 15
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Crime & Criminals


  • Tom Wall: Taking the Dull Out of Drivers' Ed [Ann Arborites], by Jennifer Dix, page 17
  • Keywords:

    • Youth
    • Biography
    • Human Interest
    • driving school
    • Wall's All Star Driver Education

    People:

    • William Wall


  • Ann Arbor's Municipal Beach [Then & Now], by Grace Shackman, page 19
  • Keywords:

    • History
    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • Recreation
    • Detroit Edison

    People:

    • Bob Ryan
    • Barbara Hepner Preston
    • Gerry Hepner True

    Places:

    • Argo Pond
    • Lowertown
    • Argo Dam


  • Cartoonists, page 23-27
  • Keywords:

    • Art & Artists
    • Publishing
    • humor
    • syndication
    • Speed Bump

    People:

    • Dave Coverly
    • Harley Schwadron
    • Anita Tobias


  • Seva: Keeping the Faith [Restaurants], page 29
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews


  • Abe's Coney Island: Diner [Restaurants], page 29-30
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews


  • Quick Bites [Restaurants], by Laura McReynolds, page 31
  • Keywords:

    • peanut butter


  • Death by Superstore [Marketplace Changes], page 33
  • Keywords:

    • Hardware - Retail
    • Business - Closings
    • Builders Square
    • big box stores

    People:

    • Jim Mabley

    Places:

    • East Ann Arbor Hardware
    • Lundy's Hardware
    • Schenkler Hardware
    • Home Depot


  • Anime on South U [Marketplace Changes], page 33-35
  • Keywords:

    • Gift Shops
    • Art & Artists
    • Books
    • Toys & Games - Retail
    • japanese animation

    People:

    • Kathie Borders
    • Greg Borders

    Places:

    • Wizzywig Collectibles


  • Merger and Marriage in Futon Trade [Marketplace Changes], page 35-36
  • Keywords:

    • Furniture - Retail
    • Beds & Bedding

    People:

    • Bob Keys
    • Sandy Cadotte

    Places:

    • Celestial Futons
    • Dragon's Lair Futons & Furnishing


  • Mexican Diner on North Main [Marketplace Changes], page 37
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants

    People:

    • Robert Candelaria
    • Edward Guerra

    Places:

    • Sabor Latino
    • La Fiesta Mexicana


  • New Owner at Ann Arbor Cyclery [Marketplace Changes], page 37
  • Keywords:

    • Bicycles - Sales & Service

    People:

    • Jon Kieft
    • Jim Grove
    • James Sullivan

    Places:

    • Two Wheel Tango
    • Cycle Cellar


  • Global One Wireless [Briefly Noted], page 38
  • Keywords:

    • The Colonnade
    • Communications Technology
    • Telecommunications
    • cellular phones
    • wireless phones
    • digital radio
    • Nextel

    People:

    • Patrick Kardasz


  • Fitness Experience [Briefly Noted], page 38-39
  • Keywords:

    • Sporting Goods - Retail
    • exercise equipment
    • fitness equipment
    • treadmills

    People:

    • Jeff Renkert

    Places:

    • Arborland


  • Uniforms & More [Briefly Noted], page 39
  • Keywords:

    • Clothing - Retail
    • Courtyard Shops

    People:

    • Charlene Duguay


  • Closings [Marketplace Changes], page 39
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings

    Places:

    • Ameritech Cellular


  • Saline Pro Rodeo: Barrel Racing and Cornball Shtick [Sports], by Kate Conner-Ruben, page 43
  • Keywords:

    • Recreation


  • Criminal Genius: Deadpan and Dead Bodies [Theater], by Sonia Kovacs, page 47
  • Keywords:

    • Theater - Reviews

    Places:

    • Purple Rose Theater


  • Suzy Boggus: Country Interpreter [Country Music], by James M. Manheim, page 51
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews


  • Amusement Park Science: Physics Made Fun [Exhibits], by Laura Bien, page 53
  • Keywords:

    • Exhibits
    • Science
    • Youth

    Places:

    • Hands-On Museum


  • Conor O'Neill's Traditional Irish Sessions: Musical Conversations [Nightspots], by James M. Manheim, page 63
  • Keywords:

    • Bars
    • Music - Reviews
    • Nightclubs


  • June 1999 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 83
  • Keywords:

    • Houses - Cost of