Ann Arbor Observer, March 2013

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Ann Arbor Observer

Publisher: Ann Arbor Observer Company

Date: March 2013


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

  • The Fabulous Ruins of Ann Arbor [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Swisher Real Estate
    • Historic Districts

    People:

    • Doug Smith
    • Jack Epstein
    • Dan Williams

    Places:

    • 544 Detroit St


  • Off The Beaten Path [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • Kuebler-Langford Nature Area
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments
    • Mountain Biking Association

    People:

    • Jason Tallant

    Places:

    • 630 Hampstead


  • Sleeping With Van Winkle [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Van Winkle Mattress Company
    • Beds & Bedding
    • Art & Artists

    People:

    • Ken Fil
    • Emil Szkipala

    Places:

    • 907 N Main


  • Survival Story [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Turner Geriatric Center
    • Authors
    • Memoirs
    • History
    • Holocaust
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff

    People:

    • Ruth Campbell
    • Miriam Garvil
    • John Campbell


  • Double Life [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Detroit Water and Sewerage Department
    • Flint Department of Public Safety
    • Detroit Free Press
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments
    • Mott Foundation
    • Millages

    People:

    • Barnett Jones
    • Mike Brown
    • Sue McCormick
    • Roger Fraser


  • Selma Evolves [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11 - 13
  • Keywords:

    • Selma Cafe
    • Nonprofits
    • Restaurants
    • Fundraisers
    • Farms & Farming
    • Volunteers & Volunteering
    • Food System Economic Partnership (FSEP)

    People:

    • Lisa Gottlieb
    • Jeff McCabe
    • Madeline Smith

    Places:

    • 722 Soule Blvd


  • From Chechnya to Ann Arbor [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13 -15
  • Keywords:

    • Journalists & Journalism
    • Photography & Photographers
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Awards Honors Prizes
    • Detroit Free Press
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • Documentaries
    • Michigan Theater
    • Atlanta Film Festival

    People:

    • David Turnley
    • Jim Nachtwey
    • Dawson Turnely


  • Shared Custody [Inside Ann Arbor], page 15 - 16
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor District Library
    • Ann Arbor News
    • Archives
    • Local History
    • Ann Arbor - History
    • World Wide Web
    • Herald Publications
    • Advance Publications
    • University of Michigan - Athletics
    • Old News
    • Newspapers
    • Ann Arbor Argus
    • Ann Arbor Argus-Democrat
    • Ann Arbor Courier
    • Ann Arbor Sun
    • Libraries
    • Crime & Criminals
    • The Ark
    • Argus Camera

    People:

    • John Norman Collins
    • Doug Harvey
    • Eck Stanger
    • Jack Stubbs


  • Batwoman to the Rescue [Inside Ann Arbor], page 17 - 9
  • Keywords:

    • Animal Welfare
    • Animal Control
    • Wildlife
    • Whitaker Road Animal Clinic
    • Bats
    • Washtenaw County - Government
    • Public Health

    People:

    • Kristin White
    • Judy Gwozdek


  • Crime Map, page 21
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Crime & Criminals
    • Statistics


  • Jacqui Robbins: Writer, Teacher, Director [Ann Arborites], by Peggy Reiter, page 23
  • Keywords:

    • Authors
    • Books & Reading
    • Allen Creek Preschool
    • Early Childhood Education
    • Theater
    • 826michigan
    • Penny Seats Theatre Company
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff

    People:

    • Jacqui Robbins
    • Joe Malcoun
    • Alyson Robbins
    • Lauren London
    • Roy Sexton
    • Russ Schwartz
    • Jim Dowling


  • Fungus Among Us: Caught In A Medical Twilight Zone, by Nancy Nelson, page 25
  • Keywords:

    • St. Joseph Mercy Hospital
    • Diseases
    • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
    • Public Health
    • Health Care

    People:

    • Dr. Shaloub


  • Back To Work: Four Post-Recession Stories, by Eve Silberman, page 27 - 29
  • Keywords:

    • Economic Conditions - Ann Arbor & Washtenaw County
    • Unemployment
    • Building & Construction
    • Borders
    • Bookstores
    • Ann Arbor News
    • Journalists & Journalism
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Nursing
    • Washtenaw Community College
    • Art Van Furniture
    • Health Insurance
    • Scio Town Center
    • Shopping Centers
    • Commercial Real Estate
    • Kitchen Port
    • Westside Furniture Consignment
    • Consignment Shops
    • Michigan Radio
    • Bankruptcy
    • Foreclosures

    People:

    • Anne Jackson
    • Eliyahu Gurfinkel
    • Judey Henretty Kalchik
    • Joe Grammatico Jr.
    • Deb Gordon-Gurfinkel
    • Ken Kalchik
    • Pete Held
    • Allison Losacco


  • Dead Flies In Tequila: The Dirt On Ann Arbor Restaurants, by James Leonard, page 30 - 31
  • Keywords:

    • Public Health
    • Restaurants
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Michigan - Government Departments & Agencies
    • Champion House Restaurant
    • Washtenaw County - Government
    • Sheesh Restaurant
    • Szechuan West Restaurant
    • Chan's Garden Restaurant
    • Chia Shiang Restaurant
    • Scorekeepers Restaurant
    • Ron's Roadside BBQ Restaurant
    • Hello Faz Pizza
    • Zamaan Cafe
    • BDs Mongolian Grill Restaurant
    • Barton Hills Country Club
    • Rush Street Restaurant
    • Blind Pig
    • Clarion Hotel
    • Bandito's Restaurant
    • Blue Nile Restaurant
    • Lunch Room
    • Mark's Carts
    • Cafe Felix
    • Smokehouse Blues Restaurant
    • Grange Kitchen
    • Dominck's Restaurant
    • Comet Coffee
    • Pastry Peddler Bakery & Cafe
    • 619 Packard Restaurant
    • Little Ceasars Pizza Treat
    • Starbucks
    • Maize & Blue Deli
    • Arirang Restaurant

    People:

    • Al Hauck
    • Craig Hanton
    • Denise Bernbeck
    • Charles Yet
    • Kanwar Sandhanwalia
    • Phillis Engelbert
    • Habte Dadi
    • Almaz Lessanework
    • Brandon Johns


  • Full Moon Funeral: A Midwife Finds Her New Calling, by Merilynne Rush, page 33 -35
  • Keywords:

    • Childbirth
    • Death & Dying


  • The Little Railroad That Could: The Surprising Survival of the Ann Arbor Railroad, by Bertie Bonnell, page 37
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Railroad
    • Ann Arbor Railroad Technical & Historical Association (AART&HA)
    • Local History
    • Railroads
    • Streets & Roads
    • Watco Railroad Holding Company
    • Great Lakes Central Railroad
    • Ann Arbor Acquistion Corporation
    • Allen Creek Greenway

    People:

    • Big Jim Ashley
    • Don Maddock
    • Ed McKechnie
    • David Costabile


  • Isalita: Artful Taqueria [Restaurants], by Lee Lawrence, page 39
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Isalita Restaurant
    • Mani Osteria Restaurant

    People:

    • Adam Baru
    • Brendan McCall

    Places:

    • 341A E Liberty


  • Babo and Revive + Replenish: New-Model Grocery-Delis [Restaurants], by M B. Lewis, page 40
  • Keywords:

    • White Market
    • Babo
    • Replenish + Revive
    • Sava Restaurant
    • Red Hawk Restaurant
    • Ugly Mug Coffee
    • Mighty Good Coffee
    • Sterling 411 Lofts
    • Zaragon
    • Washtenaw Dairy
    • Grocery Stores
    • Zingerman's
    • Pastry Peddler
    • Restaurants

    Places:

    • 403 W Washington
    • 619 East University


  • Susan Todoroff Adds A Cafe: Juicy Kitchen's Fast Slow Food [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 43
  • Keywords:

    • Coffee Shops
    • Restaurants
    • Juicy Kitchen Cafe
    • Maple Gardens Restaurant
    • Catering
    • Selma Cafe
    • Maple Miller Plaza

    People:

    • Susan Todoroff
    • George Todoroff
    • Dan Vernia

    Places:

    • 1506 N Maple


  • Fiat's Tiny, Colorful "Studio": La Dolce Vita On Stadium [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 43 - 44
  • Keywords:

    • Automobile Dealers
    • Suburban Fiat

    People:

    • Rob Tabet

    Places:

    • 2095 W Stadium


  • Maiz Targets Restaurants Workers: Jason Branham Aims To Please A Hispanic Clientele [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 44 - 45
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Ethnic Foods
    • Gordon Food Services
    • Maiz Restaurant

    People:

    • Jason Branham

    Places:

    • 4855 Washtenaw


  • Esquire Interiors [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 45
  • Keywords:

    • Furniture - Retail
    • Hicks Cleaners
    • Esquire Cleaners
    • Norwalk Furniture

    People:

    • Ted Barron
    • Colette Hicks

    Places:

    • 5863 Jackson Rd


  • Wafel Shop [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 45
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants

    People:

    • Noah Goldsmith
    • Tia Hoffman

    Places:

    • 113 E Liberty


  • Toppers Pizza [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 45 - 46
  • Keywords:

    • Pizza
    • Restaurants
    • NYPD Pizza
    • Cottage Inn Pizza
    • NeoPaplis Pizza
    • Food - Carryout & Delivery

    People:

    • Scott Gittrich
    • Mahmoud Baydoun

    Places:

    • 607 E William


  • Mattress and More [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 46
  • Keywords:

    • Beds & Bedding
    • Mattress and More
    • Symbol Mattress

    People:

    • Mike Tawil

    Places:

    • 3088 Platt Rd


  • TV Warehouse [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 46
  • Keywords:

    • Televisions - Retail
    • Resale (Second-Hand Merchandise) - Retail

    People:

    • John Wall
    • Mike Tawil

    Places:

    • 2284 S Industrial


  • Van Winkle Mattress [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 46
  • Keywords:

    • Beds & Bedding
    • Van Winkle Mattress

    People:

    • Ken Fil

    Places:

    • 6235 Jackson Rd


  • Clark Professional Pharmacy [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 46 - 47
  • Keywords:

    • Pharmacists
    • Drug Stores
    • New England Compounding Center

    People:

    • Patrice Shook
    • Ed Salamen
    • Nathan Worthing
    • Olya Lash

    Places:

    • 2380B Washtenaw


  • Closings [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 47
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Shoes - Retail & Repair
    • Pink Pump
    • Eastern Accents
    • Restaurants
    • Bakeries & Confectioners
    • A2B3

    People:

    • Tawny Thieu
    • Dave Jones
    • Carol Sun
    • Ben Sun
    • Ed Vielmetti

    Places:

    • 601 E Liberty
    • 214 S Fourth


  • The Hand In The Ocean: Passionate American [Post-Folk], by Patrick Dunn, page 48
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews

    People:

    • Nate Tapling
    • Jordan Evans
    • Jeremy Dulac

    Places:

  • Woodruff's Bar

  • So (Not) Cute [Outdoors], by Frances Kai-Hwa Wang, page 55
  • Keywords:

    • Wildlife
    • Leslie Science & Nature Center
    • Animal Rescue

    People:

    • Francie Krawcke
    • David Clipner


  • Being Jeff Daniels: The Meaning of Almost Everything [Theater], by Sally Mitani, page 57
  • Keywords:

    • Theater
    • Plays

    People:

    • Jeff Daniels
    • Michael Brian Ogden
    • Guy Sanville

    Places:

    • Purple Rose Theater


  • Anne Carson: Becoming Myth [Poetry], by Keith Taylor, page 63
  • Keywords:

    • Poetry
    • Authors
    • Books & Reading

    People:

    • Anne Carson

    Places:

    • Nicola's Books


  • Justin Roberts: Up Past Naptime [Kindie Rock], by Sandor Slomovits, page 67
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • NR4NP

    People:

    • Justin Roberts

    Places:

    • The Ark


  • When I last Wrote To You About Africa: The Many Hands Of El Anatsui [Galleries], by Stephanie Douglass, page 70
  • Keywords:

    • Exhibitions
    • Art & Artists

    People:

    • El Anatsui

    Places:

    • University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA)


  • All About The Trio: Ellen Rowe Celebrates Dave Brubeck [Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 73
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Concerts

    People:

    • Dave Brubeck
    • Ellen Rowe

    Places:

    • Kerrytown Concert House


  • January 2013 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 96
  • Keywords:

    • House - Cost of
    • Real Estate
    • Statistics


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

    • Local History
    • Restaurants
    • History - Ann Arbor
    • Contests
    • Blimpy Burger
    • Shalimar Restaurant

    People:

    • Duane Keahl
    • Mary Shindell
    • Louisa Griffes
    • Rich Magner
    • Arlene mulcare
    • Marija Freeland
    • Bruce Conforth
    • Ivana Mrazova
    • Rachel Newman
    • Robert Koernke
    • Judi Taylor
    • David Shoup

    Places:

    • 551 S Division