Ann Arbor Observer, June 2005

Publisher: 
Ann Arbor Observer Company
Parent ID: 
Ann Arbor Observer
Month: 
June
Year: 
2005

June 2005 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer


The following articles appeared in the June 2005 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • Got milk? [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Downtown Development Authority
    • Ann Arbor - Budget


  • Free parking [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Parking
    • Downtown Development Authority
    • Parking Rates
    • Parking Decks
    • Parking Meters


  • Weddings at sea [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Travel Agencies
    • Marriage
    • Weddings
    • Partners in Travel


  • Weddings on land [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Marriage
    • Weddings

    Places:

    • Matthaei Botanical Gardens


  • All that trash [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Refuse & Refuse Disposal
    • Garbage Carts | Trash Carts
    • Refuse Containers
    • Curb Carts


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

    • Prices
    • Cost of Living


  • Boundless playground [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Charter Schools
    • Washtenaw Intermediate School District
    • Disabled Persons
    • Handicapped
    • Playgrounds
    • High Point

    Places:

    • Honey Creek Charter School


  • Name that firm [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Cleaning Services - Miscellaneous
    • Delivery Services
    • Concierge Services
    • Personal Services
    • Name Change Contest
    • My Gal Friday

    People:

    • Sharon McRill


  • City game [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Games
    • Inventors, Inventions & Product Development
    • Trivia Games
    • Ann Arbor Game

    People:

    • Craig Wagner
    • Kristin Hannahs


  • 150 years ago [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • History
    • Circus
    • Signor Chiarini's Italian Circus
    • Michigan Argus [newspaper]


  • Aiming for $2.5 billion [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Fundraising & Gifts
    • Fundraising
    • Fund Raising
    • 'Michigan Difference'

    People:

    • Robert Groves


  • The Deal with Delhi [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Bridges
    • Road Construction
    • Historic Preservation
    • East Delhi Bridge
    • East Delhi Conservancy


  • The U-M's migrant labor [Inside AnnArbor], page 12
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Employment
    • Population
    • Environment
    • Air Pollution
    • Commuters
    • Commuting
    • Demographics


  • Arb Arts goes to Moscow [Inside Ann Arbor], page 12
  • Keywords:

    • Theater
    • Arb Arts
    • Chekhov International Theater Festival
    • University of Michigan Residential College

    People:

    • Kate Mendeloff


  • HRP and the Dems [Calls & Letters], page 15
  • Keywords:

    • History
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Democratic Party
    • Human Rights Party

    People:

    • Tom Wieder


  • Manga mania hits Ann Arbor [Inside Ann Arbor], page 17
  • Keywords:

    • Books
    • Bookstores
    • Manga
    • Anime

    Places:

    • Ann Arbor District Library
    • Vault of Midnight


  • Crime Map [April 2005 Crime Statistics and Locations], page 19
  • Keywords:

    • Crime & Criminals
    • Crime Statistics
    • Crime Maps


  • Chess teacher Ray Garrison [Ann Arborites], page 21
  • Keywords:

    • Games
    • Biography
    • Recreation
    • Chess Teachers
    • Chess

    People:

    • Ray Garrison


  • Culture shock: From Edinburgh to Ann Arbor [My Town], by Sonja Brodie, page 23
  • Keywords:

    • Human Interest
    • Culture Shock

    Places:

    • Edinburgh


  • Secret identity: Banking encounter [My Town], page 23
  • Keywords:

    • Human Interest
    • Banks & Banking - General
    • Identity Theft


  • Pothead polemic:A little help from my friends [My Town], by Jane Smith, page 25
  • Keywords:

    • Narcotics
    • Drug Abuse
    • Marijuana | Drug Trafficking
    • Pot
    • Drug Dealers


  • WCC and its discontents, by James Leonard, page 27
  • Keywords:

    • Washtenaw Community College
    • Gunder Myran

    People:

    • Larry Whitworth


  • Impact Self-Defense: How the worst year of one woman's life changed her forever, by Kyle Norris, page 33
  • Keywords:

    • Women
    • Self Defense
    • Washtenaw Area Model Mugging [WAMM]
    • Impact Self-Defense


  • Zach Putnam's moment, by Michael Betzold, page 41
  • Keywords:

    • Sports
    • Baseball

    People:

    • Zach Putnam

    Places:

    • Pioneer High School


  • Feminism alive again, by Penny Schreiber, page 45
  • Keywords:

    • Women
    • Nonprofits
    • Social Services
    • Feminism
    • Women's Center of America
    • Soundings
    • HelpSource

    People:

    • Sandi Cooper


  • The buried history of Barton Hills, by Grace Shackman and Lois Kane, page 51
  • Keywords:

    • History

    Places:

    • Barton Pond
    • Barton Hills


  • Zanzibar: Good moves [Review], by Bix Engels, page 57
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Restaurants

    Places:

    • Zanzibar


  • Saica: Neighborhood Japanese [Review], by Bix Engels, page 58
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Restaurants

    Places:

    • Saica


  • Quick Bites [Restaurants], page 59
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Beer & Wine - Retail
    • Legislature - Michigan
    • Corkage
    • Recorking


  • Furniture and flowers behind the post office [Marketplace: Changes], page 61
  • Keywords:

    • Florists & Garden Supplies
    • Gift Shops
    • Home Furnishings

    People:

    • Larry Greene [Owner]

    Places:

    • Objets d'Art


  • The continuing evolution of Kerrytown [Marketplace: Changes], page 62
  • Keywords:

    • Furniture - Retail
    • Gift Shops
    • Restaurants

    People:

    • Mary Cambruzzi [Owner]
    • Don Kwon [Owner]

    Places:

    • Kerrytown
    • Found
    • Kosmopolitan Deli


  • Changing places on Liberty [Marketplace: Changes], page 63
  • Keywords:

    • Clothing - Retail
    • Cosmetics

    People:

    • Abraham Hejazi [Owner]
    • Kassen Elsibai [Owner]

    Places:

    • American Apparel
    • 4 Seasons Perfume


  • Jules Furniture [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 64
  • Keywords:

    • Furniture - Retail

    People:

    • Evelyn Bray [Owner]

    Places:

    • Jules Furniture


  • Cool Waves [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 68
  • Keywords:

    • Clothing - Retail

    People:

    • Melanie Gideon [Manager]
    • Gaston Garcia [Owner]

    Places:

    • Cool Waves


  • Rasul's [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 68
  • Keywords:

    • Clothing - Retail
    • Gift Shops

    People:

    • Yousuf Rasul [Owner]
    • Rita Ribeiro [Owner]

    Places:

    • Briarwood Mall
    • Rasul's
    • BrazAmerica Kiosk


  • Follow-Up [Marketplace], page 68
  • Keywords:

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


  • Pottery Barn [Marketplace: In the Works], page 69
  • Keywords:

    • Furniture - Retail

    Places:

    • Briarwood Mall
    • Pottery Barn


  • [Marketplace: Closings], page 69
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Food - Retail
    • Restaurants
    • Drug Stores

    Places:

    • LoCarb Center
    • Demeter
    • Stadium Pharmacy


  • Eastside-Westside: Exploring Michigan regionalism [Review], by Laura Bien, page 79
  • Keywords:

    • Art - Reviews
    • Art Galleries
    • Gallery Project
    • 'Eastside-Westside'


  • The Farm and Garden Association garden walk, page 83
  • Keywords:

    • Gardens & Gardening
    • Garden Tours
    • Garden Walks
    • Ann Arbor Farm and Garden Association


  • Elizabeth Kostova: All-pervasive evil and the nature of the good, page 91
  • Keywords:

    • Books
    • Authors
    • 'The Historian'

    People:

    • Elizabeth Kostova


  • FUBAR: Bottled sunlight [Album Review], by Michael Betzold, page 107
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • FUBAR
    • Suddenly FUBAR


  • April 2005 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 126
  • Keywords:

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