Ann Arbor Observer, September 2004

Publisher: 
Ann Arbor Observer Company
Parent ID: 
Ann Arbor Observer
Month: 
September
Year: 
2004

September 2004 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer


The following articles appeared in the September 2004 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • Medical marijuana [Upfront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Health
    • Elections - Ann Arbor
    • Medical Marijuana
    • Ballot Proposals
    • Marijuana
    • Pot
    • Washtenaw Coalition for Compassionate Care

    People:

    • Chuck Ream


  • Methane power [Upfront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Refuse & Refuse Disposal
    • Electric Power
    • Landfills
    • DTE Biomass
    • Landfill Energy Systems

    People:

    • Dave Konkle


  • For the love of chocolate cake [Upfront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Bakeries & Confectioners

    People:

    • Charlie Bowman

    Places:

    • Cafe Zola


  • Kiwanis chic [Upfront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Resale (Second-Hand Merchandise) - Retail
    • Clubs & Organizations

    People:

    • Tom McKernan

    Places:

    • Kiwanis


  • What does it cost? [Upfront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Prices


  • Who's got the time? [Upfront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Delivery Services
    • whosgotthetime.com

    People:

    • Staci Kennedy


  • Indian trails [Upfront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Native Americans
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • Potawotami

    Places:

    • West Park
    • Community High School
    • Ann Arbor Open School


  • U-M parking boom [Upfront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Parking
    • University of Michigan - Buildings


  • A special-ed millage [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Education - Elections
    • Millage
    • Special Education

    Places:

    • Washtenaw Intermediate School District


  • The Purple Rose pulls back [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Theater
    • Purple Rose Theater

    People:

    • Jeff Daniels


  • The U-M rolls out 'Lactation Rooms' [Inside Ann Arbor], page 12
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • University of Michigan - Employment
    • Breast Feeding
    • Breastfeeding
    • Breast-Feeding

    People:

    • Leslie De Pietro

    Places:

    • Work/Life Resource Center


  • Shemia's life strategy party [Inside Ann Arbor], page 12
  • Keywords:

    • Handicapped
    • Disabled Persons
    • Disability & Disabilities
    • Michigan Academy on Self-Determination

    People:

    • Shemia Cain


  • Harvest time [Inside Ann Arbor], page 15
  • Keywords:

    • Agricultural Products & Services
    • Farmers Markets
    • Food - Retail
    • Restaurants
    • Produce


  • West-side ice cream [Calls & Letters: Corrections]], page 17
  • Keywords:

    • Ice Cream & Yogurt Parlors

    Places:

    • Cold Stone Creamery


  • Home sales corrections [Calls & Letters], page 17
  • Keywords:

    • Houses - Cost of


  • Crime Map [July 2004 Crime Statistics and Locations], page 18
  • Keywords:

    • Crime & Criminals
    • Crime Statistics
    • Crime Maps


  • Howard and Johnnie Mae Seeley [Ann Arborites], page 21
  • Keywords:

    • Biography
    • African-Americans Ann Arbor/Washtenaw County

    People:

    • Howard Seeley
    • Johnnie Mae Seeley


  • Rules of the road: Learning to drive Ann Arbor, by John Leonard, page 23
  • Keywords:

    • Biography
    • Driving Instruction
    • Student Drivers

    People:

    • Denise Moyer


  • The odyssey of Fred Peters: How a Scio boy became Australia's King of Ice Cream [Then & Now], by Nicholas A. Marsh, page 25
  • Keywords:

    • History
    • Biography

    People:

    • Fred Peters
    • Frederick Augustus Bolles Peters

    Places:

    • Scio Township
    • Scio Village
    • Australia


  • Borders grows up, by Eve Silberman, page 27
  • Keywords:

    • Bookstores

    People:

    • Bob DiRomualdo
    • Joe Gable

    Places:

    • Borders
    • Barnes & Noble


  • Better Luck this Year? Putting the foot in football, by Craig Ross, page 35
  • Keywords:

    • Sports
    • University of Michigan - Athletics


  • Clamorous wings: Confessions of an obsessive bird lister, by Keith Taylor, page 41
  • Keywords:

    • Birds
    • Bird Watching
    • Bird Listers

    People:

    • Macklin Smith


  • The loneliness of a college Republican, by Lynn Waldsmith, page 49
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Students
    • Republican Party
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff


  • Bella Ciao: A second look [Review], page 55
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Restaurants - Reviews

    Places:

    • Bella Ciao


  • Ali Baba's: Feng shui [Review], page 56
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Restaurants - Reviews

    Places:

    • Ali Baba's


  • Fair-trade crafts on Main Street [Marketplace: Changes], page 59
  • Keywords:

    • Arts & Crafts - Retail

    Places:

    • Ten Thousand Villages


  • Fashions meet lamp shades at Kerrytown [Marketplace: Changes], page 60
  • Keywords:

    • Clothing - Retail
    • Furniture - Retail
    • Lighting
    • Lamps
    • Lamp Shades

    Places:

    • Kerrytown
    • Keedo
    • Mathilde's Imports
    • Lady of the Lamp


  • Into the inferno: Playing the Damnation Game [Marketplace: Changes], page 61
  • Keywords:

    • Nightclubs
    • Taverns & Nightspots
    • Improvisation
    • Comedy Clubs

    People:

    • Dan Izzo [Owner]

    Places:

    • Improv Inferno


  • Khana Khazana replaces Aladdin's [Marketplace: Changes], page 63
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants

    People:

    • Bala Arumugam [Owner]
    • Mani Arumugam [Owner]

    Places:

    • Khana Khazana


  • Last call at the Bird of Paradise [Maketplace: Changes], page 63
  • Keywords:

    • Taverns & Nightspots
    • Nightclubs
    • Business - Closings

    Places:

    • Bird of Paradise


  • Chelsea Teddy Bear Company [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 64
  • Keywords:

    • Toys & Games - Retail

    Places:

    • Briarwood Mall
    • Chelsea Teddy Bear Company


  • Marshall Field's [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 66
  • Keywords:

    • Department Stores

    Places:

    • Briarwood Mall
    • Marshall Field's
    • Mervyn's
    • Target


  • Banh Na Laos and Thai Cuisine [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 66
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants

    People:

    • Wanda Inhmathong [Owner]

    Places:

    • Bhan Na Laos and Thai Cuisine


  • Espresso Royale [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 67
  • Keywords:

    • Coffee Shops
    • Restaurants

    Places:

    • Espresso Royale


  • Loriental [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 70
  • Keywords:

    • Gift Shops
    • Food - Retail

    People:

    • Jane Zhang [Owner]

    Places:

    • South Main Market
    • Loriental


  • Amoco and BP [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 70
  • Keywords:

    • Automobiles - Repair & Maintenance
    • Gas Stations
    • Service Stations

    Places:

    • BP
    • Amoco


  • Teriyaki Grill [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 70
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants

    People:

    • James Walters [Owner]
    • John Walters [Owner]

    Places:

    • Teriyaki Grill


  • Mast Shoes [Marketplace: Closings], page 70
  • Keywords:

    • Shoes - Retail & Repair
    • Business - Closings

    Places:

    • Westgate Shopping Center
    • Mast Shoes


  • Big O Tires [Marketplace: Closings], page 71
  • Keywords:

    • Automobiles - Parts & Supplies - Sales
    • Business - Closings

    Places:

    • Maple Village
    • Big O Tires


  • Leo's Delicatessen & Catering [Marketplace: Closings], page 71
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Business - Closings

    Places:

    • Leo's Delicatessen & Catering


  • Follow-Up [Marketplace], page 71
  • Keywords:

    • Business Conditions - General
    • Retail Trade
    • Business - Closings
    • Business Survival Rates


  • Kerrytown BookFest, page 87
  • Keywords:

    • Fairs & Festivals
    • Books
    • Kerrytown BookFest

    Places:

    • Kerrytown


  • Wiard's Country Fair, page 89
  • Keywords:

    • Agricultural Products & Services
    • Recreation
    • Orchards
    • Amusements

    Places:

    • Wiard's


  • July 2004 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 129
  • Keywords:

    • Houses - Cost of
    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Prices
    • Home Sales