Ann Arbor Observer, May 1996

Publisher: 
Ann Arbor Observer Company
Parent ID: 
Ann Arbor Observer
Month: 
May
Year: 
1996

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

  • Patients, Beware [Inside Ann Arbor], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOs)
    • Health Insurance
    • Hospitals
    • Medical Services, Supplies, etc.
    • Physicians & Surgeons
    • University of Michigan Health System

    Keywords:

    • CareChoices
    • M-Care
    • Mission Health
    • SelectCare
    • Aetna Health Plan
    • Bruce Genovese
    • Huron Valley Physicians Association
    • Gloria Cameron


  • Not-So-Fat-City [Inside Ann Arbor], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor - Budget
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Taxation - Ann Arbor
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, etc.

    Keywords:

    • Revenue Sharing
    • Proposal A
    • Headlee Amendment
    • Neil Berlin
    • Income Tax
    • Ingrid Sheldon


  • Stepsister [Inside Ann Arbor], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Sister Cities

    Keywords:

    • Hospitality Committee
    • Tuebingen, Germany
    • Hilone, Japan
    • Peterborough, Ontario
    • Juigalpa, Nicaragua
    • Belize, Belize
    • Brigitte Maassen
    • Albert Wheeler


  • Disaster Practice [Inside Ann Arbor], page 10
  • Subjects:

    • Washtenaw County - Government

    Keywords:

    • Emergency Preparedness
    • Emergency Response
    • Disaster Response
    • Washtenaw County Emergency Management
    • Donna Southwell
    • Derailments
    • Hazmat
    • Hazardous Materials


  • FIV [Inside Ann Arbor], page 10
  • Subjects:

    • Pets
    • Animal Welfare
    • Veterinarians & Veterinary Medicine
    • Diseases

    Keywords:

    • Cats
    • Feline Immunodeficiency Virus
    • AIDS
    • Marcia Mengel, DVM
    • Ann Arbor Cat Clinic
    • Susan Lewis, DVM
    • Westgate Animal Clinic


  • Foreign Aid [Inside Ann Arbor], page 10
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan - Athletics
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • Sports

    Keywords:

    • Foreign Students
    • International Students
    • Hockey
    • Red Berenson
    • Brendan Morrison
    • Steven Halko
    • Marty Turco
    • Mike Legg
    • Kevin Sullivan
    • Gustavo Borges
    • Tim Biakabutuka
    • Neil Gardner
    • John Arvai
    • Birgit Riedel


  • Point Saver [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Subjects:

    • Sports
    • University of Michigan - Athletics
    • University of Michigan - Students

    Keywords:

    • Tennis
    • Jodi Brewer
    • Huron High School
    • Tara Graff
    • Angie Popek


  • Home Sellers [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Subjects:

    • Real Estate - Agents & Brokers
    • Statistics

    Keywords:

    • Rankings
    • Edward Surovell Company
    • Charles Reinhart Company
    • Spear and Associates
    • David Lutton
    • Home Sales
    • Michigan Group


  • Umich.forsale [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11-12
  • Subjects:

    • Internet Services - Providers, Applications, Design, etc.
    • University of Michigan - Computers

    Keywords:

    • Classified Advertising
    • Online Advertising
    • Usenet
    • Email


  • Film Co-op R.I.P.[Inside Ann Arbor], page 12
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan - Students
    • Film
    • Clubs & Organizations

    Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Film Co-op
    • Bruce Campbell
    • Kevin Lee
    • VCRs
    • Glenn Mensching


  • Dr. Unabomber? [Inside Ann Arbor], page12
  • Subjects:

    • Crime & Criminals
    • University of Michigan - Alumni

    Keywords:

    • Theodore Kaczynski
    • Domestic Terrorism
    • Dissertations
    • Julie Peterson
    • Jerry Mastey


  • Gay Paper [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13
  • Subjects:

    • Newspapers
    • Gay & Lesbian Community

    Keywords:

    • Steve Culver
    • Out Post
    • Ten Percent


  • Shooting Nixon [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13
  • Subjects:

    • Films
    • History
    • Demonstrations & Protests
    • Vietnam War
    • Photographs

    Keywords:

    • Oliver Stone
    • Bob Moustakas
    • Lincoln Memorial
    • UPI


  • Quilting the Blues [Ann Arborites], by Debbie Eisenberg Merion, page 17-19
  • Subjects:

    • Arts & Crafts
    • Art & Artists
    • African-Americans
    • Human Interest
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • History

    Keywords:

    • Karen Simpson
    • Quilting
    • Rec and Ed
    • Exhibits
    • Michigan State Fair
    • Poetry


  • U-M Chemist Vince Pecoraro [Ann Arborites], by Ken Garber, page 19
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Research & Development
    • Science

    Keywords:

    • Inorganic Chemistry
    • Peggy Carver
    • Jim Penner-Hahn
    • Jerry Babcock
    • Metallacrown Ethers


  • Crime Map: March 1996, page 20
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Crime & Criminals


  • Chime for Kerrytown: The O'Neals Get Into Bells [Around Town], page 25-27
  • Subjects:

    • Kerrytown
    • Music
    • Historic Preservation

    Keywords:

    • Bells
    • Carillons
    • Karen O'Neal
    • Margo Halsted
    • Mike Mehringer
    • Lesley Gresham
    • Burton Tower
    • Lurie Carillon
    • Chimes


  • Investigation: Heather's Curbside Science [Around Town], page 27
  • Subjects:

    • Youth
    • Humor
    • Child Care Services

    Keywords:

    • Hands-On Museum


  • LBJ at Michigan Stadium [Then & Now], by David S. Pollack, page 29-31
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan Stadium
    • History

    Keywords:

    • Lyndon Baines Johnson
    • Great Society
    • Commencement
    • University of Michigan Marching Band
    • 1964
    • Harlan Hatcher
    • John F. Kennedy
    • President of the United States
    • Erich Walter
    • Crisler Arena
    • J.L. Hudson Company
    • Don Weir
    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Chief Barney Gainsley
    • Walter Krasny
    • Bill Payne
    • Secret Service


  • System on Trial, by Eve Silberman, page 33-41
  • Subjects:

    • Child Welfare
    • Michigan - Government Departments & Agencies
    • Mental Health
    • Hospitals
    • Washtenaw County - Government
    • Washtenaw Intermediate School District
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Lawsuits
    • Michigan House of Representatives
    • Michigan State Senate

    Keywords:

    • Manor Foundation
    • Washtenaw County Community Mental Health
    • CMH
    • Kingston School
    • Children's Home of Detroit
    • Michigan Department of Community Health
    • Jim Haveman
    • Fairlawn Center
    • Neera Ghaziuddin
    • University of Michigan Hospital
    • St. Joseph Mercy Hospital
    • Scott Walker
    • Deinstitutionalization
    • Sam Davis
    • Michigan Association for Children with Emotional Disorders
    • MACED
    • Paula Burdelski
    • Huron Valley Child Guidance Clinic
    • Kathy Reynolds
    • Jim Kohl
    • Alan Axelson
    • Peter Blos
    • University of Michigan Children's Psychiatric Hospital
    • Gary Stauffer
    • Washtenaw County Probate Court
    • Judge John Kirkendall
    • Tim Mavrellis
    • Judge Nancy Francis
    • Washtenaw County Juvenile Court
    • ADD
    • Liz Brater
    • Alma Wheeler Smith
    • Family Independence Agency


  • Quiet Conservationists, by Michael Betzold, page 43-47
  • Subjects:

    • Environment
    • Land Use
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Real Estate Development
    • Parks- Washtenaw County
    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • Taxation - Ann Arbor & Washtenaw County
    • Townships

    Keywords:

    • Bill Martin
    • First Martin Corporation
    • Land Trusts
    • Natural Area Preservation
    • Washtenaw Land Conservancy
    • SEMCOG
    • Southeast Michigan Council of Governments
    • Washtenaw Audubon Society
    • Delhi Metropark
    • Karl Frankena
    • Bandemer Park
    • Bird Hills Park
    • Black Pond
    • Barry Lonik
    • Potawatomi Land Trust
    • Lew Kidder
    • Conservation Easements
    • Michigan Tax Tribunal
    • Property Assessments
    • Huron River Woods
    • Bill Secrest
    • Superior Land Conservancy
    • Jan BenDor
    • Southeast Michigan Land Conservancy
    • Brad Perkins
    • Nancy Perkins
    • Bob Morningstar
    • Wetlands
    • PDR
    • Purchase of Development Rights
    • Citizens Task Force for Farmland and Open Space Preservation
    • Ballot Initiatives
    • Ballot Referendums
    • Woody Kellum
    • Raisin Valley Land Trust


  • Mystery of N-O, by Ken Garber, page 49-53
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Pharmaceuticals - Research & Development
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • Diseases - Research

    Keywords:

    • Michael Marletta
    • Nitrates
    • MacArthur Foundation Genius Grant
    • Amy Hurshman
    • Jason Perry
    • Margaret Gutowski
    • Matthew Marletta
    • Regina Stevens-Truss
    • Mike Richards
    • Kristin Rusche
    • Melissa Clague
    • Kim White
    • Minor Coon


  • Dixboro , by Grace Shackman, page 55-57
  • Subjects:

    • Local History
    • Biography

    Keywords:

    • Village of Dixboro
    • Captain John Dix
    • John Allen
    • Elisha Rumsey
    • Potawatomi Indian Trail
    • John Clements
    • William Clements
    • Superior Township
    • Richard Leslie
    • Dixboro United Methodist Church
    • Carol Willits Freeman
    • Dixboro General Store
    • Harvey Sanderson
    • Parker Orchestra
    • Gibbons Antiques
    • Parker Mill
    • Gavin Smith
    • Farm Cupboard Restaurant
    • Red Arrow Motel
    • Carol Freeman
    • Glen Freeman
    • Dixboro Heights
    • Tom Freeman
    • Ron Smith


  • Soccer Begins at 40 [Reprint], by Debbie Eisenberg Merion, page 59-61
  • Subjects:

    • Sports
    • Human Interest

    Keywords:

    • Mothers
    • Wannabees
    • World Wide Sports Center
    • Dependables
    • Hot Flashes
    • Mom Squad
    • Soccer Sisters
    • Rick Dekeon
    • Indoor Soccer
    • Sue Abbott
    • Andrea Kevrick
    • Lisa Neidert


  • Mediterrano: Monda Cottage Inn [Restaurants], page 63
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants - Reviews


  • Kenny Rogers Roasters: Why Cross the Road for This Chicken [Restaurants], page 63-64
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants - Reviews


  • Quick Bites [Restaurants], page 65
  • Subjects:

    • Fairs & Festivals
    • Restaurants

    Keywords:

    • Morel Mushroom Festival
    • National Asparagus Festival
    • Cherry Festival
    • Traverse City
    • Boyne City
    • Grizzly Peak
    • Earle
    • Seva


  • Mark Pruitt Returns to His Philadelphia Roots [Marketplace Changes], page 67
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants

    Keywords:

    • Philly's
    • Kathy Krick
    • James Krick


  • Party Pizazz Becomes the Balloonatic Asylum [Marketplace Changes], page 67-68
  • Subjects:

    • Retail Trade

    Keywords:

    • Incrediballons
    • Daryl Hurst
    • Kay Hurst
    • Party Supplies


  • Hong Kong Fad Hits Main Street [Marketplace Changes], page 69
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants
    • Ethnic Foods

    Keywords:

    • Kai Tus
    • Empress Restaurant
    • Kai Garden Restaurant
    • Ginny Tus


  • David Haynes's Comeback [Marketplace Changes], page 69
  • Subjects:

    • Pizza
    • Food - Carryout & Delivery

    Keywords:

    • Honey Creek Pizza
    • David Haynes
    • Roundhouse Pizza


  • Surfing Turf at CyberZone [Marketplace Changes], page 70-71
  • Subjects:

    • Cyber Cafes
    • Coffee Shops
    • Internet
    • World Wide Web

    Keywords:

    • ArtCafe
    • Suzanne Shaw
    • Michigan Internet Council
    • Douglas Sand


  • Dragon's Lair Futons [Briefly Noted], page 71
  • Subjects:

    • Furniture - Retail
    • Beds & Bedding
    • Retail Trade

    Keywords:

    • Sandi Cadotte
    • Oak Valley Centre


  • Pasta To Go [Marketplace Changes], page 71
  • Subjects:

    • Franchises
    • Restaurants
    • Food - Carryout & Delivery
    • Catering

    Keywords:

    • Bruce Raczynski
    • Plymouth Green Shopping Center
    • Irene Raczynski
    • Henry Raczynski


  • Nine Months [Briefly Noted], page 71-72
  • Subjects:

    • Baby Accessories & Furnishings - Retail
    • Resale (Second-Hand Merchandise) - Retail

    Keywords:

    • Maclain Slotnick
    • Kim Slotnick
    • Christian Slotnick
    • Ginger Lewis
    • Lisa Roder
    • Joseph Roder


  • Subway [Briefly Noted], page 72
  • Subjects:

    • Franchises
    • Food - Carryout & Delivery
    • Restaurants
    • Fast Food
    • University of Michigan - Students

    Keywords:

    • Dave Kelsey
    • M-Card


  • Orchid Lane [Briefly Noted] , page 72-73
  • Subjects:

    • Clothing - Retail
    • Furniture - Retail

    Keywords:

    • Eric's Action Sportswear
    • Nancy Elias


  • Dexter Bakery [Briefly Noted], page 73
  • Subjects:

    • Bakeries & Confectioners

    Keywords:

    • Dom Bakeries
    • David Barricklow
    • Kim Yam
    • Saing Yam
    • Carthage Cafe
    • Ly Chov
    • Fea Chov


  • Closings [Marketplace Changes], page 73
  • Subjects:

    • Business - Closings
    • Briarwood Mall

    Keywords:

    • Susan Price
    • Merry-Go-Round
    • AT&T Phone Center


  • M. L. Leiber: Saint Michael's New Group [Poetry], by Keith Taylor, page 77
  • Subjects:

    • Poetry
    • Authors
    • Books


  • Sarachi: Explaining What It Is to Be Human [Theater], by Jennifer Dix, page 85
  • Subjects:

    • Theater - Reviews
    • Power Center for the Performing Arts


  • Van Cliburn: More Than Nostalgia? [Classical Music], by Jim Leonard, page 91
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Hill Auditorium


  • Purple Rose Spring Comedy Festival: White Bread Humor [Theater], by Jennifer Dix, page 97
  • Subjects:

    • Theater - Reviews
    • Purple Rose Theater


  • Charlie Gabriel & Red Richards: An Unexpected International Success [Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 101
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Kerrytown Concert House


  • Ann Arbor Cantata Singers: Bill Boggs Makes His Mark [Classical Music], by Jim Leonard, page 102
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews


  • Nathan Caplan:Rediscovering an Abstract Master [Exhibits], by Lois Kane, page 107
  • Subjects:

    • Art - Reviews
    • Kerrytown Concert House


  • Folkin' in A-Squared: From Ypsilanti's Tap Room to the Ark [Nightspots], by Dick Siegel, page 111
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews
    • The Ark