Ann Arbor Observer, June 2013

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Ann Arbor Observer,
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Publisher: Ann Arbor Observer Company

Date: June 2013


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

  • Donors Wanted [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Public Schools - Budget
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools Foundation
    • Fundraisers

    People:

    • Mary Cooperwasser
    • Omari Rush
    • Bill Martin
    • Wendy Correll


  • Burned Out [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Fires - Ann Arbor
    • Veterans
    • Fires & Firefighting

    People:

    • Tom Fournier
    • Joan Fournier


  • Canoe Art [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • Argo Livery
    • Canoeing
    • Art & Artists
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments
    • Fundraisers

    People:

    • Joe Wilhelme
    • Cheryl Saam
    • Marsha Chamberlin


  • A Day On Sesame Street [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Television Programs
    • Art & Artists

    People:

    • Matt Shlian
    • Josh Kurz


  • Seaborne Retirement [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Travel
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools - Teachers
    • Recreation
    • Sailing

    People:

    • Jim George
    • Angie George


  • Green Religion [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Alternative Energy
    • Wind Energy
    • Environment
    • Religion
    • First Unitarian Universalist Church
    • Homeland Builders of Michigan
    • Michigan Interfaith Power & Light (MiIPL)
    • St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church

    People:

    • Hannah Hotchkiss
    • David Friedrichs
    • Jane Vogel
    • Gail Geisenhainer


  • St. Joe's Farm [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11 - 12
  • Keywords:

    • Farms & Farming
    • Urban Planning
    • Growing Hope
    • Farmers Markets
    • Ameri-Corps VISTA
    • Holistic Medicine
    • St. Joseph Mercy Hospital

    People:

    • Dan Bair
    • Steve Thiry
    • Lisa McDowell
    • Dave Raymond


  • A Thoughtful Web? [Inside Ann Arbor], page 12 - 16
  • Keywords:

    • World Wide Web
    • Hubsk.com
    • Computers - Software Development

    People:

    • Steve Clausnitzer
    • Mark Katakowski
    • Ben Buller
    • Kartik Agaram


  • Thrift Shop Recycling [Inside Ann Arbor], page 16 - 19
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Thrift Shop
    • Nonprofits
    • Resale (Second-Hand Merchandise) - Retail
    • Lions Club
    • SafeHouse
    • Humane Society of Huron Valley
    • Ann Arbor Kiwanis Thrift Sale
    • Ann Arbor Salvation Army
    • Ann Arbor PTO Thrift Shop
    • St. Vincent de Paul
    • City Recyclers
    • Fundraisers
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools

    People:

    • Mary Breakey
    • Sue Weber
    • Martha Johnson
    • Sam Marsi
    • Abdul Saleh
    • Bob Gray
    • Ann Farnham
    • Jacqueline Idzior


  • Crime Map, page 21
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Crime & Criminals
    • Statistics


  • Grant Grimard: Taking Flight [Ann Arborites], by Eve Silberman, page 23
  • Keywords:

    • Pioneer High School
    • Sports
    • Basketball
    • Teachers
    • City Year
    • Aviation
    • Ann Arbor Airport
    • Washtenaw Community College

    People:

    • Grant Grimard
    • Dennis Grimard


  • Remembering Vietnam: Marines Gather at Weber's [My Town], by Jan Schlain, page 25
  • Keywords:

    • Veterans
    • Vietnam War
    • Weber's Inn

    People:

    • Melvin Cox
    • Tom Fulkey
    • Terry Rigney
    • Andy Bo

    Places:

    • 3050 Jackson Ave


  • Walk Score: A 100-to-1 Family Tale [My Town], by Doug Kelbaugh, page 25 - 27
  • Keywords:

    • City Planning
    • Downtown Ann Arbor
    • Kerrytown
    • Retail Trade
    • Recreation
    • The Armory Condominiums
    • Ann Arbor - Rankings

    People:

    • Doug Kelbaugh

    Places:

    • 223 Ann St


  • Slave of Softball: Confessions of a Former Sportwriter [My Town], by Jeff Mortimer, page 27
  • Keywords:

    • Sports
    • Journalists & Journalism
    • Ann Arbor News
    • Newspapers

    People:

    • Jeff Mortimer
    • Wayne DeNeff


  • Godfrey Moving & Storage: From Utilitarian to Elegant [Then & Now], by Grace Shackman, page 28 - 29
  • Keywords:

    • Local History
    • Historic Buildings
    • Godfrey Building
    • Kerrytown Market & Shops
    • Ann Arbor Railroad
    • Moving & Storage
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Ann Arbor - Mayor
    • Hollander's
    • Pure Visibility
    • 16 Hands Gallery

    People:

    • Charles Godfrey
    • Junius Beal
    • Bob Creal
    • Ella Beal
    • Homer Godfrey
    • Donna Weissinger
    • Dama Godfrey
    • Cecil Creal
    • Bob Creal
    • Loretta Jacobs
    • Joe O'Neal
    • Jill Damon

    Places:

    • 410 N 4th Ave


  • Wild Ride: The Argo Cascades Are A Huge Hit. Are They Also A Big Risk?, by Michael Betzold, page 31 - 33
  • Keywords:

    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • Recreation
    • Argo Cascades
    • Argo Canoe Livery
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments
    • Bicycling
    • Border-to-Border Trail
    • Accidents - Water
    • Huron River
    • Argo Dam
    • Huron River Watershed Council
    • Recreational Engineering and Planning
    • TSP Environmental
    • Beckett/Rader Landscape Architects
    • Risk Management

    People:

    • Cheryl Saam
    • Colin Smith
    • Michael Hood
    • David Johnson
    • Gary Lacy
    • Brian Steglitz
    • Mike Hood


  • The Power of the Blog: Four Locals Shape An Evolving Medium, by Patrick Dunn, page 35 - 37
  • Keywords:

    • World Wide Web
    • AnnArbor.com
    • University of Michigan - Students

    People:

    • Ev Vielmetti
    • Ben Connor Barrie
    • Mark Maynard
    • A2GastroBoy
    • Ben Houston
    • Quinn Davis
    • Erika Jost
    • Gautam Hans


  • Pea Tips and Spicy Pig's Ear: The ABCs Of Chinese Food In Ann Arbor, by Sally Mitani, page 39 - 41
  • Keywords:

    • Ethnic Foods
    • Restaurants
    • Asia City Restaurant
    • TK Wu Restaurant
    • Ybor Yan Restaurant
    • Sweetwaters Cafe
    • Kai Garden Restaurant
    • Evergreen Restaurant
    • Great Lake Seafood Restaurant

    People:

    • Frances Kai-Hwa Wang
    • Yu-Jin Kung
    • Wei Bee
    • Lisa Bee
    • Tina Yin
    • Greg Guo


  • Road Trips: Grass Lake Diner and the Wolverine Grill [Restaurant Reviews], by Lee Lawrence, page 43 - 44
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Grass Lake Diner
    • Wolverine Grill
    • Grand Illusion Gallery

    People:

    • Matt Foster
    • Kevin Hill

    Places:

    • 108 E Michigan Ave Grass Lake
    • 228 W Michigan Ave Ypsilanti


  • Quick Bite [Restaurant Reviews], by M. B. Lewis, page 44
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Mark's Carts
    • El Manatial
    • Downtown Home and Garden
    • Bill's Beer Garden
    • Darcy's Cart
    • Satchel's

    People:

    • Mark Hodesh
    • Mariano Rodrigues

    Places:

    • 210 S Ashley St


  • Cardamom: Adding Spice to Plymouth Road [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 47
  • Keywords:

    • Cardamom Restaurant
    • Restaurants
    • Courtyard Shops

    People:

    • Binod Dhakal
    • Anjan Lama
    • Ravi Khakal
    • Sunil Khakal
    • Becky Winkler-Dhakal

    Places:

    • 1739 Plymouth Rd


  • Welcome to the Club: Max & Bella's On the Green [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 47 - 48
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Max & Bella's On the Green Restaurant
    • Ann Arbor Country Club

    People:

    • Aaron Peggs
    • Ray Knight
    • Mike Weikle
    • Don Knight
    • Phil Walker

    Places:

    • 4699 E Loch Alpine Dr


  • Plymouth Road Plaza Opens: More Mall, Less Parking [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 48 - 49
  • Keywords:

    • Shopping Centers
    • Plymouth Road Plaza
    • Plymouth Road Mall
    • Great Clips
    • LaVida Massage
    • Big Salad Restaurants
    • Starbucks
    • Restaurants
    • Coffee Shops
    • Franchises

    People:

    • Kevin Vlazny
    • John Bornoty
    • Beth Bornoty

    Places:

    • 2793 Plymouth Rd


  • Briarwood Mall [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 49 50
  • Keywords:

    • Shopping Centers
    • Briarwood Mall
    • Lush
    • Michael Kors
    • Soma Intimates
    • Vera Bradley
    • Warm Tidings Gifts and Decor

    People:

    • Denise Murray


  • Nordstrom Rack [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 50
  • Keywords:

    • Clothing - Retail
    • Nordstrom Rack
    • Arborland

    Places:

    • 3547 Washtenaw Ave


  • All About Furniture [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 50
  • Keywords:

    • Furniture - Retail

    People:

    • Sanjay Panjwani

    Places:

    • 5301 Jackson Rd


  • Belly Deli [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 50
  • Keywords:

    • No Thai! Restaurant
    • Belly Deli Restaurant
    • Restaurants

    People:

    • Eric Joh

    Places:

    • 1317 South University


  • Pier 1 Imports [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 50
  • Keywords:

    • Home Furnishings
    • Cranbrook Village

    People:

    • Karen Huney
    • Melissa Sperling
    • Susan Champagne

    Places:

    • 926 W Eisenhower


  • Tony Sacco's Coal Oven Pizza [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani , page 50 - 51
  • Keywords:

    • Pizza
    • Restaurants
    • Cranbrook Village

    People:

    • Chelsea Lang
    • Keith Gulian

    Places:

    • 980A W Eisenhower


  • Papa John's and Hungry Howie's [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 51
  • Keywords:

    • Franchises
    • Food - Carryout & Delivery
    • Pizza

    People:

    • Sam Patel

    Places:

    • 3397 Plymouth Rd
    • 3365 Washtenaw Ave


  • Sherwin-Williams [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 51
  • Keywords:

    • Paint & Wallpaper - Retail

    People:

    • Matt Smith

    Places:

    • 3410 Washtenaw Ave


  • Noodles & Company [In The Works], by Sally Mitani, page 51
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants

    People:

    • Chuck Gallup

    Places:

    • 2245 W Stadium Blvd


  • Sproton Layer: Freak Family Reunion [Rock'n'Roll], by Patrick Dunn, page 52
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Sproton Layer [Musical Group]
    • Sky High Purple Band [Musical Group]

    People:

    • Ben Miller
    • Larry Miller
    • Roger Miller
    • Harold Kirchen

    Places:

    • Blind Pig


  • DIA Inside/Out: Location Is Everything [Galleries], by Charmie Gholson, page 57
  • Keywords:

    • Art & Artists
    • Detroit Institute of Arts
    • Museums


  • Katori Hall's The Mountaintop: Stairway to Mitch Albom's Heaven [Theater], by Sally Mitani, page 59
  • Keywords:

    • Theater
    • Plays

    People:

    • Katori Hall
    • Brian Marable
    • Carollette Phillips

    Places:

    • Performance Network


  • Alicia Doudna: Musical Healing [Classical Music], by Sandor Slomovits, page 69
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Accidents - Automobile

    People:

    • Alicia Doudna
    • Andrew Kratzat
    • Hanna Shields
    • Mary Ann Ramos
    • Annie Fullard

    Places:

    • Kerrytown Concert House


  • Mardi Jo Link: Pilfering Wood, Eating Roadkill [Memoir], by Keith Taylor, page 71
  • Keywords:

    • Authors
    • Books & Reading
    • Nicola's Books

    People:

    • Mardi Jo Link


  • Holly Williams: Family Tradition [Country Music], by James M. Manheim, page 77
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews

    People:

    • Holly Audrey Williams
    • Hank Williams Sr.
    • Hank Williams Jr.

    Places:

    • The Ark


  • Moonrise Kingdom: Melted Sunshine on Film [Movies], by Stephanie Douglass, page 78
  • Keywords:

    • Movies - Reviews
    • Top of the Park
    • Fairs & Festivals

    People:

    • Wes Anderson


  • April 2013 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 88
  • Keywords:

    • Houses - Cost of
    • Real Estate
    • Statistics


  • I Spy [Back Page], by Sally Bjork, page 91
  • Keywords:

    • Local History
    • Contests
    • RoosRoast Coffee
    • Ann Arbor Y

    People:

    • Diane McIntyre
    • Kate Townsend
    • Jason Schultz
    • Joan Harris
    • Melodie Marske
    • Janine Hutchinson