Ann Arbor Observer, November 2012

Publisher: 
Ann Arbor Observer Company
Parent ID: 
Ann Arbor Observer
Month: 
November
Year: 
2012

The following articles appeared in the November 2012 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • Election Watchers [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Elections - County
    • Elections - Ann Arbor
    • Statistics

    People:

    • Larry Kestenbaum
    • Catherine McClary


  • Autumn Leaves [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Composting
    • Recycling Services
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments
    • Gardens & Gardening

    People:

    • Tom McMurtrie


  • Global U [UpFront] , page 9
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • University of Michigan - Academic Programs
    • World Wide Web
    • Education
    • Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)

    People:

    • Daphene Koller
    • Andre Ng
    • Charles Severance
    • Eric Rabkin
    • Gautam Kaul
    • Alex Halderman
    • SlivioSavarese
    • Fei-Fei Li
    • Lada Adamic
    • Scott Page


  • Late-Life Artists [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Gallery +55
    • Art & Artists
    • Galleries
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Turner Senior Resource Center
    • Senior Citizens
    • Exhibitions
    • Photography & Photographers
    • Washington Street Gallery (WSG)

    People:

    • Fay Kleinman
    • Dee Mooney
    • Nancy Hopwood
    • Bob Kelch
    • Beverly Chethik
    • Howard Bond
    • John Copley

    Places:

    • 2401 Plymouth Rd


  • School For Songwriting [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Musicians
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Interlochen National Music Camp

    People:

    • Dick Siegal


  • Phil Power's Second Act [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Center for Michigan
    • Nonprofits
    • Magazines & Newspapers
    • Journalists & Journalism
    • Hometown Communications Network
    • Gannett
    • Crain's Business Detroit
    • Bridge
    • Elections - Michigan
    • World Wide Web

    People:

    • John Bebow
    • A.J. Jones
    • Phil Power
    • Rick Snyder
    • Kathy Powers
    • Joe Schwarz
    • William G. Milliken
    • Paul Dimond
    • Derek Merlot
    • Ron French
    • Pete Hoekstra
    • Debbie Stabenow
    • Mattie Maroun


  • The Price is Right [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11 - 12
  • Keywords:

    • Parking
    • Downtown Ann Arbor
    • Herb David Guitar Studio
    • Ann Arbor Downtown Development Authority
    • Library Lane
    • Ann Arbor District Library
    • Liberty Square
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor

    People:

    • Herb David
    • Roger Hewitt
    • Josie Parker
    • Carl Luckenbach
    • Joan Lowenstein

    Places:

    • 319 S Fifth Ave


  • Svea's Shoes [Inside Ann Arbor], page 12 - 14
  • Keywords:

    • St. Andrew's Episcopal Church Breakfast Program
    • Nonprofits
    • Homelessness
    • Poverty
    • Volunteers & Volunteering

    People:

    • Shannon Chase
    • Svea Gray
    • John Riedel

    Places:

    • 306 N Division


  • Chasing Heroes [Inside Ann Arbor], page 14 - 17
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Athletics
    • Football
    • Sports
    • Human Interest
    • Newport Elementary School
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • Actors
    • Crime & Criminals
    • Alcoholism
    • Nonprofits
    • Get Back Up
    • Documentaries
    • Films

    People:

    • Dan Chace
    • Billy Taylor
    • Bob Hercules

    Places:

    • Michigan Theater


  • Crime Map, page 19
  • Keywords:

    • Crime & Criminals
    • Ann Arbor Police Department


  • Bonita Neighbors: Everyone's Dentist [Ann Arborites], by Eve Silberman, page 21
  • Keywords:

    • Biography
    • Human Interest
    • Social Services
    • Community Dental Center
    • Dentists & Dentistry
    • Washtenaw County - Government
    • Public Health
    • Volunteers & Volunteering
    • Model Cities
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Poverty
    • Homelessness

    People:

    • Bonita Neighbors
    • Ruth Kraut
    • Anne Bibek
    • Charlotte Payne
    • Harold "Woody" Neighbors
    • Rashid Neighbors
    • Kamillah Neighbors

    Places:

    • 406 N Ashley


  • Rolling Again: To the River, by Terra Trike [My Town], by Michael Betzold, page 22
  • Keywords:

    • Recreation
    • Human Interest
    • Bicycling
    • Bicycles - Sales & Service
    • Terra Trike
    • Parks - Ann Arbor


  • The Witness Tree: Mushrooms and History at Cranbrook Park [My Town], by Lawrence Power, page 22 - 23
  • Keywords:

    • Nature
    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • Local History
    • History - Ann Arbor
    • Farms & Farming

    People:

    • Harold Ward

    Places:

    • Cranbrook Park


  • Autumn Night: The Joy of Madeleines [My Town], by Peggy Page, page 23
  • Keywords:

    • Human Interest
    • Cooking


  • From The Log Cabin to Fraser's Pub: The Evolution of 2045 Packard [Then & Now], by Jan Schlain, page 25
  • Keywords:

    • Local History
    • History - Ann Arbor
    • Bars
    • Restaurants
    • Fraser's Pub
    • Log Cabin Restaurant
    • Henry's Chuck Wagon Restaurant
    • Cloverleaf Dairy
    • Argus Camera
    • University of Michigan - Athletics
    • Unique Hair Studio
    • Remodeling & Renovation
    • Laws & Legislation

    People:

    • Joan Fraser
    • Bill "Red" Fraser
    • Leonard McCalla
    • Dorothy Fawcett
    • Earl Fawcett
    • Henry Turner
    • Larry Davis
    • Mamie Davis
    • John Fraser
    • Jimmy Fraser
    • Phil Conlin
    • Jan Fraser
    • Ron Sartori
    • John Fraser
    • Bo Schembechler
    • Harold "Bubba" Jackson

    Places:

    • 2045 Packard


  • Blue vs. Red: New Districts Recolor the State House [Election 2012], by James Leonard, page 27 - 29
  • Keywords:

    • Elections - Michigan
    • Michigan House of Representatives
    • Democratic Party
    • Republican Party
    • Redistricting

    People:

    • Mark Ouimet
    • Gretchen Driskell
    • Rick Olson
    • Adam Zemke
    • Owen Diaz
    • Rick Synder
    • Jeff Irwin
    • John Spisak


  • Judging the Judges: A Rare Race For An Open Seat [Election 2012], by James Leonard, page 29 - 30
  • Keywords:

    • Elections - Washtenaw County
    • Courts - Washtenaw County
    • Democratic Party
    • Republican Party

    People:

    • Tim Connors
    • Mike Woodyard
    • Jim Fink
    • Carol Kuhnke
    • Melinda Morris


  • Return of the GOP: The Tea Party Revives - and Reshapes - A Moribund Party [Election 2012], by James Leonard, page 30 - 33
  • Keywords:

    • Elections - Washtenaw County
    • Elections - Ann Arbor
    • Ann Arbor - Mayor
    • Demographics
    • Statistics
    • Republican Party
    • Democratic Party
    • Redistricting
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners

    People:

    • Ingrid Sheldon
    • Stuart Berry
    • Stan Watson
    • Jane Lumm
    • Jeff Gallatin
    • Jerry Clayton
    • Albert Howard
    • John Hieftje
    • Bill Brown
    • Chuck Warpehoski
    • Dave Parker
    • Andy LaBarre
    • Joe Baublis
    • Yousef Rabhi
    • John Floyd
    • Conan Smith
    • Larry Kestenbaum
    • Stan Watson
    • Eric Scheie
    • Marlene Chockley
    • Catherine McClary
    • Justin Altman
    • Brian Mackie
    • John Taylor


  • Meet the Mixologists: The Craft Cocktail Movement, by Natalie Burg, page 35 - 37
  • Keywords:

    • Bars
    • Nightclubs
    • Restaurants
    • Alcohol
    • Demographics
    • Knight's Steakhouse
    • Bar at 327 Braun Court
    • Ravens Club
    • Zingerman's Roadhouse
    • Arbor Brewing Company

    People:

    • Heather Vivio
    • Eric Farrell
    • Ted Kennedy
    • Zack Zavivas
    • Christopher Hoogerhyde
    • Zack Zavisa
    • Lorraine Woody


  • Dream Houses: When Architects Design Their Own Homes, by Grace Shackman, page 39 - 43
  • Keywords:

    • Architects
    • Construction
    • Real Estate Development
    • Historic Preservation
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Quinn Evans Architects
    • JJR Landscape Architects
    • HopkinsBurns Design Studio
    • Hobbs and Black Architects
    • Katherine's Catering
    • MAVDevelopment
    • Houses - Cost of
    • Armory Building

    People:

    • Bob Metcalf
    • David Osler
    • Gene Hopkins
    • Connie Osler
    • Dick Wagner
    • Douglas "Pete" Loree
    • Kingsbury Marzolf
    • Marian Marzolf
    • Calvin Hoeft
    • Gene Hopkins
    • Dave Evans
    • Clarence Roy
    • Jane Hopkins
    • Brie Hopkins
    • Tamara Burns
    • Russell Serbay
    • Damien Farrell
    • Katherine Farrell
    • Mark Melchi
    • Jane Melchi
    • Alden Dow
    • Marc Reuter
    • Doug Kelbaugh
    • Wells Bennett
    • Jacob Melchi
    • Nicholas Melchi

    Places:

    • 3081 Glazier Way
    • 1420 Granger
    • 4709 N Delhi Rd
    • 1625 Leaird Dr
    • 4930 High Meadow
    • 1471 Ardmoor


  • Lena and Habana: Expectations and Realizations [Restaurants], by M.B. Lewis, page 45
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews

    People:

    • Gabriel Vera

    Places:

    • 226 S Main


  • La Casita Taqueria: Saving the Best for Last [Restaurants], by Lee Lawrence, page 46
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews

    People:

    • Enrique Martinez

    Places:

    • 2866 Washtenaw


  • A Bigger Deli: No More Line at Zingerman's [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 49
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Remodeling & Renovation
    • Construction
    • Zingerman's Deli
    • Ann Arbor Downtown Development Authority (DDA)
    • Historic Buildings
    • Historic Districts
    • Zoning
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Ann Arbor - City Ordinances
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, Commissions, etc.
    • Fires & Firefighting
    • Sawmill John
    • Quinn Evans Architects

    People:

    • Grace Singleton
    • Elizabeth Roach
    • Nancy Rucker
    • Chris Love
    • Rodger Bowser
    • Rick Strutz
    • Paul Saginaw

    Places:

    • 422 Detroit St


  • Not Your Daddy's Deer Rifle: Ann Arbor Arms Preaches Gospel of Self-Defense [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 49 - 50
  • Keywords:

    • Firearms
    • Ann Arbor Arms
    • Zingerman's Roadhouse
    • Veterans
    • Classes & Instruction

    People:

    • Bobby Thompson
    • C. C. Thompson
    • Holli Pinon
    • Bill Pinon

    Places:

    • 5060 Jackson Rd


  • Goodies Produce [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 51
  • Keywords:

    • Zingerman's
    • Tmaz Taqueria
    • Food - Retail
    • Groceries

    People:

    • Cesar Hervert

    Places:

    • 3184 Packard


  • Bill's Beer Garden [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 51
  • Keywords:

    • Bars
    • Beer & Wine - Retail
    • Downtown Home & Garden
    • Music

    People:

    • Bill Zolkowki
    • Mark Hodesh
    • Phillis Engelbert

    Places:

    • 210 S Ashley St


  • Patel Brothers [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 51
  • Keywords:

    • Groceries
    • Ethnic Foods
    • Pittsfield Plaza
    • Om Market
    • Curry Up
    • Restaurants
    • Bombay Grocery

    People:

    • Jayesh Patel
    • Mafet Patel
    • Bhavesh Patel
    • Vipin Patel
    • Surekha Patel
    • Swetang Patel
    • Bharti Patel
    • Mukesh Patel

    Places:

    • 3426 Washtenaw


  • Tropical Smoothie Cafe [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 51 - 53
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Ice Cream & Yogurt Parlors

    People:

    • Hani Halloun

    Places:

    • 607 E Liberty


  • Five Below [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 53
  • Keywords:

    • Discount Retailers
    • Arborland

    Places:

    • 3529 Washtenaw


  • Elixir Vitae Coffee and Tea, by Sally Mitani, page 53
  • Keywords:

    • Coffee Shops
    • Cafe Ambrosia

    People:

    • Ed Renollet

    Places:

    • 117 E Liberty


  • Vellum [In the Works], by Sally Mitani, page 53
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Carlyle Grill
    • Monkey Bar
    • Full Moon

    People:

    • John Roumanis
    • Peter Roumanis
    • Andy Gluvezan

    Places:

    • 209 S Main


  • Blue Lotus Carryout [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 53
  • Keywords:

    • Food - Carryout & Delivery
    • Blue Lotus Hookah Lounge
    • Nightblubs
    • Music
    • Laws & Legislation

    People:

    • Khaled Mohamed

    Places:

    • 210 S Fourth Ave


  • Mexican Restaurant [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 53
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Mani Osteria
    • Remodeling & Renovation

    People:

    • Adam Baru
    • Brendan McCall
    • Jose Garces

    Places:

    • 341 E Liberty


  • Kuroshio [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 53
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Remodeling & Renovation
    • Historic Buildings
    • Champion House

    People:

    • Kenneth Wang
    • Grace Chen
    • Alan Wang

    Places:

    • 120 E Liberty


  • Khalid Hanifi: Pop Goes Political [Rock 'n' Roll], by Stephanie Douglass, page 55
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Top of the Park

    People:

    • Khalid Hanifi


  • David Mitchell: Beyond the Limitations [Fiction], by Keith Taylor, page 59
  • Keywords:

    • Books & Reading
    • Authors
    • Lectures
    • Films

    People:

    • David Mitchell

    Places:

    • University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA)


  • Grammar of the Elite: What Do the Rich and Powerful Have To Say? [Galleries], by Stephanie Douglass, page 63
  • Keywords:

    • Art & Artists
    • Exhibitions
    • Gallery Project
    • Photography & Photographers
    • Galleries

    People:

    • Eric Smith
    • Boris Rasin
    • Josh On
    • Joe Johnson
    • Mike Tarr
    • Robin Wilt
    • Stan Mendenhall

    Places:

    • 215 S Fourth Ave


  • Dragon Gate Inn: The Original Crouching Tiger [Film], by Michael Betzold, page 65
  • Keywords:

    • Films
    • University of Michigan Center for Chinese Studies
    • University of Michigan - Academic Programs
    • Wuxia

    People:

    • Ang Lee


  • Superior Donuts: Brilliant [Theater], by Sally Mitani, page 67
  • Keywords:

    • Theater - Reviews
    • Plays
    • Purple Rose Theater

    People:

    • Randolph Mantooth
    • Tracy Letts
    • Brain Marable


  • Don Giovanni: Mozart in New Orleans [Opera], by Stephen Eddins, page 69
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Theater
    • Opera
    • Dance
    • University of Michigan - Academic Programs
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • University of Michigan School of Music

    People:

    • Robert Swedberg
    • Gary Decker
    • Christopher Lees

    Places:

    • Power Center for the Performing Arts


  • Iris DeMent: Big Themes [Singer-Songwriter], by James M. Manheim, page 77
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews

    People:

    • Iris DeMent

    Places:

    • The Ark


  • Dave Holland: Big-Band Bass [Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 83
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Dave Holland Big Band (Musical Group)

    People:

    • Dave Holland
    • Steve Nelson

    Places:

    • Michigan Theater


  • September 2012 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 94
  • Keywords:

    • Houses - Cost of
    • Real Estate
    • Statistics


  • I Spy [Back Page], page 99
  • Keywords:

    • Local History
    • History - Ann Arbor
    • Art & Artists
    • Contests
    • Downtown Home and Garden
    • University of Michigan Medical Center

    People:

    • Bob DeBona
    • Leonardo Nierman
    • Sarah Schafer
    • Carol Mousigian
    • Jackie Qiu
    • Spencer Thomas
    • Frank Winterroth
    • Shannon Kohlitz
    • Dave Bicknell