Ann Arbor Observer, July 2002

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Ann Arbor Observer,
1976-current

Publisher: Ann Arbor Observer Company

Date: July 2002

July 2002 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer


The following articles appeared in the July 2002 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • Jake's Back [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Music
    • Human Interest
    • panhandlers

    People:

    • Shakey Jake Woods
    • Carol Lopez

    Places:

    • Peacable Kingdom


  • Roadkill Patrol [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Animal Control
    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Humane Society

    People:

    • Brad Hill


  • Keeping Life Simple [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Transportation
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Voluntary Simplicity Circle

    People:

    • Riin Gill


  • Purple Monster [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Gardens & Gardening
    • purple loosestrife
    • invasive plants

    People:

    • David Mindell
    • Brian Klatt

    Places:

    • Matthaei Botanical Gardens
    • PlantWise


  • Exit Watchdog [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Accidents - Automobile
    • Streets & Roads

    People:

    • Ed Miller


  • Can You Hear Me Now? [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Accidents
    • cellphones
    • bicycles


  • Playing Hardball [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Sports
    • Recreation
    • Parks - Ann Arbor

    People:

    • Jeff Nelson


  • Fearless Frasher [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

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

    People:

    • Roger Fraser
    • Marcia Higgins


  • Parents' Revenge [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Public Schools - Budget
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools - Elections
    • high schools
    • millages
    • Citizens for Better Schools

    People:

    • Bob Thorson
    • Rossi Ray-Taylor
    • Kathy Griswold


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

    • Ann Arbor - City Ordinances
    • University of Michigan
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, etc.
    • Downtown Development Authority
    • Panhandling Task Force
    • Loose Change for Real Change

    People:

    • Peter Marshall
    • Rene Greff
    • Susan Pollay
    • Charles Coleman


  • Crime Map, page 15
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Crime & Criminals


  • Karen Ensminger: The Power Behind the Scrapebox [Ann Arborites], by Eve Silberman, page 17
  • Keywords:

    • Biography
    • Human Interest
    • Volunteers & Volunteering
    • Nonprofits


  • Sleepless in Ann Arbor, by Derek Green, page 19-25
  • Keywords:

    • Recreation
    • Bars
    • Pubs
    • Nightclubs

    People:

    • Kelly Fisher
    • Dave Polkowski
    • Tim Polkowski


  • Lost Street Names of Ann Arbor, by Don Callard, page 27-31
  • Keywords:

    • Streets & Roads
    • History
    • Ann Arbor - Geography


  • Red Hawk Bar & Grill: Happy Birthday [Restaurants], by Elizabeth Mericas, page 33
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews


  • Tuptim: A Real Jewel [Restaurants], by Margaret Yang, page 33-34
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews


  • Quick Bites [Restaurants], page 34
  • Keywords:

    • Food - Retail
    • Restaurants
    • gelato

    People:

    • Jon Van Wieren

    Places:

    • Escoffier
    • Zingerman's


  • Are You Ready for Bubble Tea? [Marketplace Changes], page 37
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Taiwan

    People:

    • Sam Hickerson
    • David Lin

    Places:

    • Bubble Island


  • Skateboard Cool [Marketplace Changes], page 38
  • Keywords:

    • Recreation
    • Sporting Goods - Retail
    • skateboarding

    People:

    • Chuck Nagy

    Places:

    • Launch Board Shop


  • Knitting is Back [Marketplace Changes], page 39
  • Keywords:

    • Arts & Crafts - Retail

    People:

    • Sherry Preketes
    • Carrie Pozza

    Places:

    • Knit A Round Yarn Shop


  • New York Sub Shop Moves West [Marketplace Changes], page 39-40
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants

    People:

    • Christine New

    Places:

    • DiBella's Old Fashioned Submarines


  • Briefly Noted [Marketplace Changes], page 41-42
  • Keywords:

    • Jewelry - Retail - Custom Design, Supplies, etc.
    • Breweries
    • Sporting Goods - Retail
    • Restaurants

    Places:

    • Nikko's Pizza
    • Arbor Beer Cellar
    • Pittsfield Pizza & BBQ
    • Dean's Golf Outlet
    • Findings


  • Closings [Marketplace Changes], page 42-44
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings

    People:

    • Chris Triola

    Places:

    • Atlanta Bread Company
    • Globe Furniture Rentals
    • MacGregor's Outdoors
    • Bill's Market
    • Papa Romano's
    • Southside Cafe
    • Discount Records


  • Jaycees Summer Carnival [Summer Fun], by James Leonard, page 55
  • Keywords:

    • Fairs & Festivals


  • O Brother, Where Art Thou?: American Epic [Top of the Park], by Charmie Gholson, page 57
  • Keywords:

    • Films


  • Kim Richey: On the Line [Country-rock], by James M. Manheim, page 63
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews


  • Elvisfest: the King lives in Ypsilanti [Festivals], by Christina Kallery, page 65
  • Keywords:

    • Fairs & Festivals
    • Music - Reviews


  • Dreamland Theater's Puppet Exhibition: Life on a String [Gallery Review], by Laura Bartlett, page 69
  • Keywords:

    • Art - Reviews
    • Art Galleries


  • Y'All: Weird/classic/dadaist [Country Music], by Kate Conner-Ruben, page 73
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews


  • Love Lies Dreaming: Location, location, location [Pop-rock-folk], by Alan Goldsmith, page 75
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Nightclubs


  • May 2002 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 93
  • Keywords:

    • Houses - Cost of


  • Hot Properties: Size Matters [Real Estate Update], by Kevin Duke, page 94
  • Keywords:

    • Houses - Cost of
    • Housing