Ann Arbor Observer, December 2003

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Ann Arbor Observer,
1976-current

Publisher: Ann Arbor Observer Company

Date: December 2003


The following articles appeared in the December 2003 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • Digging in [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Unions
    • Demonstrations / Protests
    • Labor Contracts

    Keywords:

    • Borders Books
    • Borders Readers United
    • Gayle Stuhrberg
    • Starbucks


  • Peace Signs [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Demonstrations / Protests

    Keywords:

    • Iraq War
    • Henry Herskovitz


  • Wine Scene [UpFront] , page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Beverages

    Keywords:

    • Whole Foods
    • Merchant of Vino
    • Big Ten Market
    • Village Corner
    • Bella Vino


  • Downtown Daydreams [UpFront] , page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor City Planning
    • John Hieftje
    • Ann Arbor Real Estate Development
    • Ann Arbor City Council

    Keywords:

    • Karen Popek Hart
    • PDR


  • Pink-slip Party [UpFront] , page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Economic Conditions - Ann Arbor & Washtenaw County
    • Employment
    • Unemployment

    Keywords:

    • Arbor Brewing Company
    • MichiganWorks
    • Ron Wimple


  • Found Sound [UpFront] , page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Music

    Keywords:

    • Leslie Science Center


  • First Class from the North Pole [UpFront] , page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Holidays

    Keywords:

    • Audrey Libke
    • Generations
    • Christopher Buehlman


  • Politics of Homelessness [Inside Ann Arbor] , page 11
  • Subjects:

    • Nonprofits
    • Homelessness
    • Social Services
    • Ann Arbor City Council

    Keywords:

    • Delonis Center
    • Salvation Army
    • Gary Felton
    • Staples Family Center
    • Heidi Cowing Herrell


  • Matt and Smokey's Long Ride [Inside Ann Arbor] , page 11-13
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Human Interest
    • Travel & Tourism
    • Horses

    Keywords:

    • Matt Parker
    • American Discovery Trail


  • Jim Roll and Neal Pollack [Inside Ann Arbor] , page 14-15
  • Subjects:

    • Authors
    • Books
    • Music
    • Nightclubs

    Keywords:

    • Rick Moody
    • Denis Johnson
    • David Eggers


  • Prisoner and Liberator [Inside Ann Arbor] , page 15-17
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan
    • History

    Keywords:

    • Wallenberg Lecture
    • Holocaust
    • World War Two
    • Bill Basch
    • Donald Brown
    • Dachau


  • Crime Map , page 19
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Crime & Criminals


  • Laurie White [Ann Arborites] , by Penny Schreiber, page 21
  • Subjects:

    • Biography
    • Human Interest
    • Films

    Keywords:

    • Roger & Me
    • Jack Stanzler
    • Michael Moore
    • Irene Butter
    • Ann Arbor Area Committee for Peace


  • Janice Hendrick [Ann Arborites] , by Susan Todoroff, page 23
  • Subjects:

    • Biography
    • Human Interest
    • Art & Artists
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools

    Keywords:

    • Katie Hendrick
    • Erin Hendrick
    • Gordon Ebbitt


  • Waiting for the Light [My Town] , by Charmie Gholson, page 25
  • Subjects:

    • Human Interest
    • Mental Health
    • Traffic


  • Fighting Factory Farms , by Daniel Sturm, page 27-31
  • Subjects:

    • Agriculture
    • Farms & Farming
    • Farmers Markets
    • Air Pollution

    Keywords:

    • CAFO
    • Sierra Club
    • Kathy Melmoth
    • Vreba-Hoff Dairy
    • Anne Woiwode
    • Janet Kaufmann


  • Poisoned Lives , by Yma A Johnson, page 33-39
  • Subjects:

    • Alcoholism
    • Child Welfare
    • Mental Health
    • University of Michigan Health System

    Keywords:

    • Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
    • FAS
    • Moses Campbell
    • Susan Campbell
    • Barb Wybrecht


  • Rags to Riches , by Craig Ross, page 41-45
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan - Athletics

    Keywords:

    • Basketball
    • Tommy Amaker
    • Daniel Horton
    • Lester Abram


  • Standing Out in the Crowd: The Observer's 2003 Holiday Guide, by Laura McReynolds, Tony McReynolds, page 47-55
  • Subjects:

    • Gift Shops
    • Holidays
    • Retail Trade
    • Art Galleries


  • Eve: Imaginative [Restaurants], by Elizabeth Mericas, page 57
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants - Reviews

    Keywords:

    • Eve Arnoff


  • Jerusalem Garden: Middle Eastern Lunch Counter [Restaurants], by Margaret Yang, page 57-59
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants - Reviews


  • Quick Bites [Restaurants], page 59
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants

    Keywords:

    • Metzger's
    • Walter Metzger


  • Nick's Circus [Marketplace Changes], page 63-65
  • Subjects:

    • Nightclubs

    Keywords:

    • Nick Easton
    • Circus Bar & Billiards


  • Superbed? [Marketplace Changes], page 65
  • Subjects:

    • Beds & Bedding
    • Massage Services

    Keywords:

    • Ceragem Ann Arbor
    • Tara McKinney
    • Miller Renee


  • Briefly Noted [Marketplace Changes], page 65-69
  • Subjects:

    • Retail Trade
    • Groceries
    • Restaurants
    • Clothing - Retail

    Keywords:

    • Trader Joe's
    • Bella Vino
    • Lotus Thai
    • Renaissance
    • Zoup!


  • Vox: Chritmas Music [Classical Music], by James Leonard, page 88
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Holidays


  • Nicholas Delbanco [Fiction], by Keith Taylor, page 91
  • Subjects:

    • Authors
    • Books


  • Mike Marshall and Chris Thile: Extreme Mandolins [Acoustic music], by James M. Manheim, page 93
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews


  • Jane Siberry: Soulful [Singer-songwriters], by Erick Trickey, page 97
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews


  • Good Doctor: Chekhov on Prozac [Plays], by Sonia Kovacs, page 98
  • Subjects:

    • Theater - Reviews

    Keywords:

    • Purple Rose Theater


  • Max Klinger's Prints: Pterodactyl Nightmares, by Laura Bartlett, page 102
  • Subjects:

    • Art - Reviews
    • University of Michigan - Museums


  • Gregory Stovetop: Bubbling Enthusiasm [Singer-Songwriters], by Stephanie Kadel-Tara, page107
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Nightclubs


  • September & October 2003 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 121
  • Subjects:

    • Cost of Houses