Ann Arbor Observer, January 2013

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Ann Arbor Observer,
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Publisher: Ann Arbor Observer Company

Date: January 2013


The following articles appeared in the January 2013 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • War of the AdWords [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Advertisements
    • Apartments
    • Zaragon West Apartments
    • Landmark Apartments
    • University of Michigan - Student Housing
    • Zaragon Place Luxury Lofts
    • American Campus Communities
    • Google AdWords


  • Mocking Jay [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Bird Center of Washtenaw County
    • Birds & Birding
    • Animal Welfare
    • Volunteers & Volunteering
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Wildlife

    People:

    • Carol Akerlof
    • Dorothy Stock
    • Kenneth Antkowiak

    Places:

    • 926 Mary St


  • Chinmaya Grows [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Religion
    • Churches
    • Chinmaya Mission

    People:

    • Sharada Kumar
    • Viswa Kumar

    Places:

    • 4760 Packard Rd


  • Vegetarian Cats [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Pets
    • Affordable Vet Services
    • Veterinarians & Veterinary Medicine
    • Easthaven Animal Hospital
    • Dogma Catmantoo

    People:

    • Bill MacArthur
    • Barbara Butman
    • Alice Liberson


  • Coin Power [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Parking
    • Parking Meters
    • Ann Arbor Downtown Development Authority
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments

    People:

    • Joe Morehouse


  • Not So Green: The City Pushes Back Its Recycling Goals [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments
    • Recycling Services
    • Recycle Ann Arbor
    • Recyclebank
    • Composting
    • Ann Arbor City Council

    People:

    • Kendra Pyle
    • Kirk Lingell
    • Tom McMurtrie


  • Thirty Years On The Air: Martin Bandyke Celebrates An Uncommon Anniversary [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11 - 12
  • Keywords:

    • Radio Programs
    • WQKL
    • Musicians
    • WDET
    • Cumulus Media
    • Bank of Ann Arbor

    People:

    • Martin Bandyke
    • Tim Marshall


  • Tesla?!: An Electric Car Is Automobile Of The Year [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13 - 15
  • Keywords:

    • Automotive Industry - General
    • Awards Honors Prizes
    • Automobile Magazine
    • Car and Driver Magazine
    • Motor Trend Magazine

    People:

    • Joe Dematio
    • David Zenlea
    • Elon Musk
    • Jean Jennings
    • Csaba Csere


  • Crime Map, page 17
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Crime & Criminals
    • Statistics


  • Jim Nissen: Conductor, Composer and Teacher [Ann Arborites], by Shelly Daily, page 19
  • Keywords:

    • Biography
    • Musicians
    • Ann Arbor Concert Band
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Choir
    • First Congregational Church
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • Schoolcraft College
    • University of Michigan Gilbert & Sullivan Society (UMGASS)
    • Ann Arbor Civic Theatre
    • Awards Honors Prizes
    • Fulbright Scholar
    • Actors

    People:

    • Jim Nissen
    • Marilyn Mason
    • Philip Rhodes
    • Gene Nissen
    • Pat Nissen
    • Anna Nissen
    • Jon Nissen
    • Eva Nissen
    • Steve Nissen
    • Jean Langlais


  • Remember The Raisin!: A Drive Into History Down Wagner Road [My Town], by David Swain, page 21
  • Keywords:

    • Local History
    • River Raisin National Battlefield Park
    • History
    • War of 1812
    • Native Americans

    People:

    • William Hull
    • George Armstrong Custer


  • The Corruption of Sid Gilman: How A Top U-M Doctor Lost His Way On Wall Street, by Michael Betzold, page 23 - 25
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Crime & Criminals
    • Stocks & Bonds
    • Pharmaceuticals - Research & Development
    • University of Michigan - Research
    • Diseases - Research
    • Gerson Lehrman Group
    • Pequot Capital
    • Investment Services
    • Longitude Capital
    • University of Michigan Health System
    • Courts - Federal

    People:

    • Dr. Sidney Gilman
    • Preet Bharara
    • Pete Barkey
    • Ken Garber
    • Matthew Martoma
    • Peter Henning
    • Michael Mukasey
    • Steven A. Cohen


  • Local Boy Makes Good: After A Decade As City Attorney, Stephen Postema Weighs His Next Move, by James Leonard, page 27 - 29
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments
    • Lawsuits
    • Courts - Washtenaw County
    • Courts - Federal
    • Dream Nite Club
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Michigan Municipal League
    • Awards Honors Prizes
    • Michigan Association of Municipal Attorneys
    • Ann Arbor Chronicle
    • Campus Chapel
    • High Point School
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • VA Entertainment
    • Michigan Inn
    • Fifth Quarter Nightclub
    • HDC v. Ann Arbor
    • YMCA Building
    • Open Meetings Act
    • Medical Marijuana
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Arborside Compassion
    • Elections - County

    People:

    • Stephen Postema
    • John Hieftje
    • Steve Powers
    • Bill Mathewson
    • Dennis Hayes
    • Sabra Briere
    • Dave Askins
    • Eve Silberman
    • Don Postema
    • Elaine Postema
    • Christina Postema
    • Chris Easthope
    • Abby Elias
    • Roger Fraser
    • Bob West
    • Chuck Ream
    • Don Shelton
    • Jim Fink
    • Carol Kuhnke


  • Sheltering Sasha: Inside Leona Foster's Feline Hospice, by Anita LeBlanc, page 31
  • Keywords:

    • Pets
    • Animal Welfare
    • Human Interest
    • Ann Arbor Cat Clinic
    • Veterinarians & Veterinary Medicine
    • Diseases
    • Leuk's Landing
    • Animal Hospices
    • Volunteers & Volunteering

    People:

    • Leona Foster
    • Bill Lockwood
    • Riley Trumball
    • Tina Kaufeld
    • Laurie Racey

    Places:

    • 5508 Tanglewood Drive


  • My Heart Is An Idiot: In Which A Young Writer-To-Be Ingeniously Exploits His Mom's Handicap, by Davy Rothbart, page 33 -35
  • Keywords:

    • Human Interest
    • Authors
    • Disabilities
    • Humor
    • Service Dogs

    People:

    • Barbara Brodsky
    • Davy Rothbart
    • Mike Kozura
    • Donald Chin
    • Peter Brodsky
    • Mrs. Machida


  • The Washtenaw Polar Bears: More Than Ninety Years Ago, Local Soldiers Fought and Died In Russia's Civil War, by Josh Warn, page 37 - 39
  • Keywords:

    • History
    • Human Interest
    • Armed Forces
    • World War I
    • Bentley Historical Library
    • YMCA
    • Daily News Times
    • Newspapers
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools - Teachers
    • Local History
    • History - Ann Arbor
    • Old West Side Market
    • Polar Bear Association
    • White Chapel Cemetery
    • Ann Arbor District Library

    People:

    • Ethol Fred Nordman
    • LaVerne Drake
    • Robert Granville
    • Joseph Cwenk
    • Charles Lewis
    • Arthur Marsh
    • Frank Brewster
    • Nora Frisbie
    • Frank Olmstead
    • George E. Stewart
    • Charles Lewis
    • Charles E. Townsend
    • Oscar Marx
    • George F. Kennan
    • Godfrey Anderson
    • Adolph Schneeberger
    • Jeanette Schneeberger
    • Mary Lirones


  • The Baker's Dozen: Goodies For 2013 [Restaurants], by M. B. Lewis, page 41 - 45
  • Keywords:

    • Bakeries & Confectioners
    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Panera
    • Pastry Peddler
    • Big City Small World Bakery
    • Cake Nouveau
    • Ann Arbor Farmers Market
    • Jefferson Market and Cakery
    • Tea Haus
    • People's Food Coop
    • Cafe Verde
    • Zingerman's Bakehouse
    • Swanky Cafe
    • Roma Bakery
    • Mediterranean Market
    • Eastern Accents
    • Washtenaw Dairy
    • Sweet Heather Anne

    People:

    • Graham Kerr
    • Sherry Toney
    • Mary Rasmussen
    • Lisa McDonald


  • Quick Bite [Restaurants], by M. B. Lewis, page 45
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • University Club
    • Michigan Union

    Places:

    • Michigan Union


  • Gas and Donuts: How Car Service Gave Way to Food Service [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 46
  • Keywords:

    • Gas Stations
    • Bakeries & Confectioners
    • Automobiles - Repair & Maintenance
    • Dexter Bakery
    • Gallup One Stop
    • Gallup Silkworm Petroleum
    • Convenience Stores
    • Pump N Pantry
    • Ann Arbor Gateway and Tim Hortons
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Beer & Wine - Retail
    • Franchises

    People:

    • Chuck Gallup
    • Karen Dudek
    • Arthur Gallup
    • Pradipkumar Patel
    • Nisha Patel
    • Abraham Ajrouch
    • John Hieftje

    Places:

    • 2955 Packard
    • 2679 Ann Arbor Saline Rd


  • Jessica's Apothecary: Essential Oils In a One-Time Stable, by Sally Mitani, page 46 - 47
  • Keywords:

    • Historic Buildings
    • Apothecaries
    • Jessica's Skin & Body Apothecary
    • Wuster Dairy
    • Ananeo

    People:

    • Jessica Elkins
    • Tony Argerio
    • Ray Wetzel

    Places:

    • 301 N Fifth Ave


  • Magic in Braun Ct: Kip Barry's Many Hats, by Sally Mitani, page 47
  • Keywords:

    • Magic
    • Kip Barry's Tricks and Treats Performing Arts Center
    • Classes & Instructions
    • Retail Trade
    • Alcoholism

    People:

    • Kip Barry
    • Martin Contreras
    • Keith Orr

    Places:

    • 325 Braun Court


  • Interstate All Battery Center [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 48
  • Keywords:

    • Woodland Plaza
    • Interstate All Battery Center
    • Batteries

    People:

    • Neil Anderson

    Places:

    • 2222 S Main


  • Green Health [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 48 - 49
  • Keywords:

    • Health Food
    • Food - Retail
    • Grocery Stores
    • Franchises
    • The Colonnade

    People:

    • Heidi Obeid
    • John Obeid
    • Ashley Herzig

    Places:

    • 867 W Eisenhower


  • 7 Eleven [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 49
  • Keywords:

    • Convenience Stores
    • 7 Eleven
    • University of Michigan - Student Housing
    • Landmark Apartments
    • Franchises

    People:

    • Rani Thuluri

    Places:

    • 1300 S University


  • No Thai! [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 49
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • No Thai! Restaurant
    • Landmark Apartments

    Places:

    • 1300 S University


  • Tim Horton's [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 49
  • Keywords:

    • Bakeries & Confectioners
    • Restaurants
    • Tim Horton's Cafe & Bake Shop
    • Franchises
    • Landmark Apartments
    • University of Michigan - Student Housing
    • Cold Stone Creamery

    People:

    • Sam Harris
    • Jack Klarich

    Places:

    • 1300 S University


  • Middle Kingdom [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 49
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Business - Closings
    • Ann Arbor Main Street Real Estate
    • Carillon Chocolates

    People:

    • Johnny Tam
    • Wing Shan
    • Bill Schlecte
    • Asuwan Erturk
    • Eve Silberman

    Places:

    • 332 S Main


  • Closings [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 49
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Passport Restaurant
    • Lucky Kitchen Restaurant
    • Restaurants

    People:

    • Jenny Wu
    • Jim Huang

    Places:

    • 3776 S State


  • Natural Habitat: The James Cornelison Quartet at Weber's [Jazz], by James M. Manheim, page 50
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Weber's Inn
    • Nightclubs
    • Love Butlers (Musical Group)
    • James Cornelison Quartet (Musical Group)
    • University of Michigan - Students

    People:

    • Al Hill

    Places:

    • Weber's Inn


  • The Detroit Symphony Orchestra: Can They Do It? [Classical], by James Leonard, page 59
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • University Musical Society
    • Concerts
    • Frieze Memorial Organ
    • Detroit Symphony Orchestra

    People:

    • Leonard Slatkin

    Places:

    • Hill Auditorium


  • Jeff Epton: Politician to Poet [Poetry], by Keith Taylor, page 65
  • Keywords:

    • Poetry
    • Authors
    • Books & Reading
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • West Side Book Shop

    People:

    • Jeff Epton
    • Stacee Kalmanovsky
    • Phyllis Hall


  • Maura O'Connell: What Honey Would Sound Like [Singer], by Sandor Slomovits, page 67
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • The Ark

    People:

    • Maura O'Connell

    Places:

    • The Ark


  • Geri Allen: From Cass Corridor to the World [Motor City Music], by Piotr Michalowski, page 69
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • University Musical Society
    • Holidays
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff

    People:

    • Geri Allen
    • Marcus Belgrave
    • Barry Harris
    • Donald Washington
    • Robert Hurst
    • Karriem Riggins

    Places:

    • Hill Auditorium


  • November 2012 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 81
  • Keywords:

    • House - Cost of
    • Real Estate
    • Statistics


  • I Spy [Back Page], by Sally Bjork, page 83
  • Keywords:

    • Historic Buildings
    • Local History
    • History - Ann Arbor
    • Contests
    • Arbor Farms
    • Cherry Republic

    People:

    • Jim Ferguson
    • Tracy Lai
    • Bob DeBona
    • Cathie Andrea
    • Cathy Chow

    Places:

    • 223 S Main