Ann Arbor Observer, December 1999

Publisher: 
Ann Arbor Observer Company
Parent ID: 
Ann Arbor Observer
Month: 
December
Year: 
1999

December 1999 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer


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

  • And the Winner Is...[UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Attorneys
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools

    People:

    • Tom Wieder


  • Return to Red [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Fire Department


  • Usual Suspects [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Fires & Firefighting
    • Fraternities
    • Greeks


  • Fancy Prices [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Houses - Cost of


  • Demographics [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Employment


  • Secret Singles Society [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Saturday Morning Physics

    People:

    • Tim McKay


  • Assessorize [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Houses - Cost of
    • Assessor's Division
    • Equalizer

    Places:

    • City Hall


  • Trip of the Month [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Transportation
    • Amtrak


  • Reflections [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Authors

    People:

    • Nicholas Delbanco


  • Department of Dogs [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Pets
    • Labrador Retrievers
    • Golden Retrievers
    • Beagles
    • Cocker Spaniels


  • Parke-David on the Corporate Battlefield [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13
  • Keywords:

    • Pharmaceuticals - Research & Development
    • Lipitor
    • Rezulin
    • Warner-Lambert
    • Pfizer
    • Ameri-Cal Securities

    People:

    • Lodewink de Vink
    • Bruce Roth
    • Charles Engelberg


  • Assisted-Living Boom [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13
  • Keywords:

    • Housing
    • Senior Citizens
    • Health
    • Nursing Homes
    • Memory Loss

    Places:

    • Hidden Pond
    • Sunrise
    • Hamilton House


  • Fab or Fail? [Inside Ann Arbor], page 14
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Athletics
    • Basketball

    People:

    • Steve Fisher
    • Brian Ellerbe
    • LaVell Blanchard
    • Jamal Crawford
    • Gavin Groninger
    • Leland Anderson


  • For the Love of Parkland [Inside Ann Arbor], page 15
  • Keywords:

    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • Friends of the Bluffs
    • Parks Advisory Committee


  • Ready for Y2K [Inside Ann Arbor], page 15-17
  • Keywords:

    • Water Supply
    • Millennium
    • Detroit Edison
    • MichCon
    • Ameritech
    • Consumers Power

    People:

    • Bob Lechtanski


  • Maya Savarino [Ann Arborites], by Penny Schreiber, page 23
  • Keywords:

    • Habitat for Humanity

    People:

    • Stephanie Lord
    • Ray Tanter
    • Vi Jewett
    • Joe Savarino


  • Crime Update, page 24
  • Keywords:

    • Crime & Criminals
    • Ann Arbor Police Department


  • Behind the Glass [Crime Update], by Lowell Cauffiel, page 24
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Parking

    People:

    • Susie Cobb
    • Mike Logghe


  • From Ecuador to Ann Arbor [Around Town], page 25
  • Keywords:

    • Shamanism


  • Top Ten Ann Arbor Stories of the Millennium, by Erick Trickey, John Hinchey, Don Hunt, Penny Schreiber, and Mary Beth Lewis, page 27-37
  • Keywords:

    • Population
    • Indians - Michigan
    • Immigrants
    • Parking

    People:

    • Henry Philip Tappan
    • Silas Douglas

    Places:

    • Michigan Stadium


  • Good Son, by Eve Silberman, page 39-45
  • Keywords:

    • Ingrid Sheldon
    • Democratic Party
    • Politics

    People:

    • Chris Kolb
    • Jean Carlberg
    • Betty Jo Kolb
    • John Hansen


  • Armed Ann Arbor, by Debbie Eisenberg Merion, page 47-56
  • Keywords:

    • Firearms

    People:

    • Dave Gray
    • Brady Bill
    • Otho Ulrich
    • Pete Linden
    • Abdul-Ghdier Elkhoja
    • Todd Thurkow

    Places:

    • Dunham's Discount Sports


  • Lost University: the Forgotten Campus of 1900, by Susan Wineberg, page 58-61
  • Keywords:

    • Universities - Michigan
    • University of Michigan - Buildings


  • Chop House and La Dolce Vita [Restaurants], by Laura McReynolds, page 63-64
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Steak House
    • Dessert

    People:

    • Cheryl Hanewich


  • Farewell to a Family Business [Marketplace Changes], page 67-68
  • Keywords:

    • Florists & Garden Supplies

    People:

    • Diane Nielsen
    • Paul Nielsen
    • Fred Nielsen
    • Ken Cappelletty
    • Ken Moore

    Places:

    • Nielsen's Flower Shop and Greenhouses
    • Creative Land Design
    • Crosswind Communities


  • Dubplate Pressure is Deejay Heaven [Marketplace Changes], page 68
  • Keywords:

    • Records Tapes Discs - Retail
    • Music

    People:

    • Todd Osborn
    • Jim Leonard
    • Carlos Souffront
    • Tadd Mullinix


  • Unsquishing Jewel Heart [Marketplace Changes], page 68-70
  • Keywords:

    • Religion
    • Buddhism

    People:

    • Ani Ngawang Chodon
    • Gelek Rinpoche


  • Passing of Ann Arbor Clothing [Marketplace Changes], page 70-71
  • Keywords:

    • Clothing - Retail

    People:

    • Jack Fagin
    • Carl Luckenbach
    • Marty Clark


  • Two New Tile Shops [Marketplace Changes], page 71
  • Keywords:

    • Retail Trade
    • ASAP Source

    People:

    • Giuseppe Craparotta
    • Walter Rose
    • Biagio Guarascio
    • Debbie Roberts

    Places:

    • Ann Arbor Tile & Marble Center
    • Ann Arbor Marble and Ceramic Tile
    • Rose Tile and Masonry


  • Assorted Notes [Marketplace Changes], page 72-73
  • Keywords:

    • Retail Trade

    Places:

    • Papa Chulo's
    • Burro
    • Starbucks Coffee/li>
    • Clay Gallery
    • Maple Miller Meats
    • Harry and David
    • By the Pound
    • Luminosity


  • In the Works [Marketplace Changes], page 74
  • Keywords:

    • Retail Trade

    Places:

    • Ann Arbor Toyota
    • Jefferson Market
    • Office Depot
    • Hiller's Market
    • Petco
    • Michael's Arts & Crafts
    • Frameology Custom Framing & Fine Art


  • Closings [Marketplace Changes], page 74-75
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings

    Places:

    • NTB National Tire & Battery


  • Lyn Coffin [Poetry], by Keith Taylor, page 85
  • People:

    • Czeslaw Milosz
    • Jaroslav Seifert


  • Ricky Skaggs [Country Music], by James M. Manheim, page 93
  • People:

    • Bill Monroe
    • Ralph Stanley
    • Emmylou Harris


  • Richard Harrington's Marriage [Galleries], by Laura Bien, page 97
  • Keywords:

    • Art & Artists
    • Sculpture
    • Carvings


  • Paul McCreesh & the Gabrieli Consort [Classical Music], by Jim Leonard, page 103
  • Keywords:

    • Baroque


  • Kirkland Teeple [Comedy], by Kate Conner-Ruben, page 111

  • Community Christmas Sing [Holidays Past], by Grace Shackman, page 117
  • Keywords:

    • U-M School of Music
    • Ann Arbor Civic Association

    People:

    • Albert Stanley
    • Helene Allmendinger
    • Harold Haugh
    • Judy Dow Rumelhart

    Places:

    • Michigan Theater
    • Hill Auditorium


  • Latke Versus the Hamantasch [Holidays Past], by Grace Shackman, page 119
  • Keywords:

    • Holidays
    • Jewish Community Center
    • Hanukkah
    • Purim

    People:

    • Chuck Newman
    • Herman Jacobs
    • Carl Cohen
    • Bernie Galler


  • Millennium Shopper [Holiday Shopping], page 121-129
  • Keywords:

    • Holidays

    Places:

    • Love From Michigan
    • Peaceable Kingdom
    • Jacobson's
    • Retro Threads
    • Farah Rose Creations
    • Eddie Bauer Home
    • Van Boven
    • Kitchen Port


  • Easy Street Jazz Band [Nightspots], by Erick Trickey, page 131
  • Keywords:

    • Music
    • Bird of Paradise

    People:

    • Paul Klinger
    • James Dapogny
    • Chris Smith
    • Eric Nyhuis


  • October, 1999 [Home Sales], by Kevin Duke, page 147
  • Keywords:

    • Houses - Cost of