Ann Arbor Observer, August 2004

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Ann Arbor Observer,
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Publisher: Ann Arbor Observer Company

Date: August 2004

August 2004 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer


The following articles appeared in the August 2004 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • West Nile is back [Upfront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Health
    • Virus
    • West Nile Virus


  • Northfield war [Upfront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Real Estate Development - Townships
    • Land Use
    • Zoning
    • Grand Sakwa
    • Northfield Neighbors

    Places:

    • Northfield Township


  • Bottle battle [Upfront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Environment
    • Refuse & Refuse Disposal
    • Bottles
    • Containers


  • Ring! Ring! [Upfront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Human Interest
    • Noise Pollution
    • Triangle Towing


  • What does it cost? [Upfront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Prices


  • Drive-in days [Upfront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Beverages
    • Root Beer
    • Drive-Ins
    • Drive In Restaurants


  • Bribing Fido [Upfront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • U.S. Postal Service
    • Dogs
    • Letter Carriers
    • Mail Carriers

    People:

    • Robert Steward


  • The ones that got away [Upfront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Fishing
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Teachers

    People:

    • Pete Micol


  • Going with the Flow [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Huron River
    • Floods & Flooding
    • Retention+Ponds
    • Runoff


  • Ready for my close-up [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Veterinarians & Veterinary Medicine
    • Pets
    • Veterinary Resonance Imaging


  • Banana Joe's Risque Ride [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13
  • Keywords:

    • Taverns & Nightspots
    • Bars
    • Nightclubs
    • Transportation
    • Banana Joe's Party Bus

    People:

    • Chad Swan [Owner]
    • Anita Swan [Owner]


  • Coyote encounters [Calls & Letters], page 14
  • Keywords:

    • Wildlife
    • Coyotes


  • Crime Map [June 2004 Crime Statistics and Locations], page 17
  • Keywords:

    • Crime & Criminals
    • Crime Statistics
    • Crime Maps


  • Francesca Giarraffa: The gift of good cooking [Ann Arborites], page 19
  • Keywords:

    • Biography
    • Cooking Instruction

    People:

    • Francesca Giarraffa

    Places:

    • La Rustica


  • Reinventing the Farmer's Market [Then & Now], by Grace Shackman, page 21
  • Keywords:

    • Farmers Markets
    • History


  • Respect at last [Bill Martin], by Eve Silberman, page 23
  • Keywords:

    • Biography
    • University of Michigan - Athletics
    • Real Estate - Developers & Managers
    • Olympics
    • First Martin Corporation

    People:

    • Bill Martin


  • The Barton Hills motorcycle club, page 29
  • Keywords:

    • Clubs & Organizations
    • Motorcycles
    • Motorcyclists
    • Harley-Davidson

    People:

    • Mark Ziegler
    • Bill Davis
    • Ted Annis
    • Tony Derezinski


  • Dan's River Grill: Dining well in Brigadoon [Review], by Bix Engels, page 35
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Restaurants - Reviews

    Places:

    • Dan's River Grill [Manchester]


  • Palio del Sole: Up on the Roof [Review], by Bix Engels, page 35
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Restaurants - Reviews

    Places:

    • Palio


  • From Kerrytown to Scio Township: Kichen Port moves out [Marketplace: Changes], page 39
  • Keywords:

    • Housewares - Retail
    • Kerrytown
    • Gift Shops

    People:

    • Roberta Shrope [Owner]

    Places:

    • Kitchen Port
    • Scio Town Center


  • LuLu's Cafe [Marketplace: Changes], page 40
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants

    People:

    • Joe Grammatico [Owner]

    Places:

    • LuLu's Cafe
    • Scio Town Center


  • The return of Dave Loesel [Marketplace Changes], page 40
  • Keywords:

    • Beverages
    • Restaurants
    • Coffee Shops
    • Coffee
    • Cappucino

    People:

    • Dave Loesel [Owner]

    Places:

    • Cappo's Cappucino Bar


  • The Michigan League Buffet [Marketplace: Changes], page 40
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Michigan League Buffet


  • Primitive Vintage [Briefly Noted], page 43
  • Keywords:

    • Resale (Second-Hand Merchandise) - Retail

    People:

    • Ryan Dawson [Owner]
    • Casey Dawson [Owner]

    Places:

    • Primitive Vintage


  • Four Seasons Sunrooms [Briefly Noted], page 43
  • Keywords:

    • Remodeling
    • Home Improvement
    • Four Seasons Sunrooms


  • Don Jorge Arte de Mexico Galeria [Briefly Noted], page 44
  • Keywords:

    • Arts & Crafts - Retail
    • Gift Shops
    • Art Galleries
    • Don Jorge Arte de Mexico Galeria


  • Alexandra's [Closings], page 44
  • Keywords:

    • Clothing - Retail
    • Business - Closings

    Places:

    • Kerrytown
    • Alexandra's


  • JT's Dawg House [Closings], page 44
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Business - Closings

    Places:

    • JT's Dawg House


  • Fleetwood Diner [Closings], page 44
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Business - Closings

    Places:

    • Fleetwood Diner (Carpenter Road)


  • Partners in Wine [Closings], page 45
  • Keywords:

    • Beer & Wine - Retail
    • Business - Closings

    Places:

    • South Main Market
    • Partners in Wine


  • Big Boy [Closings], page 45
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Business - Closings

    Places:

    • Big Boy (Washtenaw & Huron Parkway)


  • Leon Hand-Crafted Speakers [Closings], page 45
  • Keywords:

    • Woodworking & Custom Furniture Making
    • Business - Closings

    Places:

    • Leon Hand-Crafted Speakers [Retail Outlet Only]


  • Follow-Up [Marketplace], page 45
  • Keywords:

    • Business Conditions - General
    • Retail Trade
    • Business - Closings
    • Business Survival Rates


  • June 2004 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 85
  • Keywords:

    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Houses - Cost of
    • Prices
    • Home Sales