Ann Arbor Observer, June 2006

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Ann Arbor Observer,
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Publisher: Ann Arbor Observer Company

Date: June 2006


The following articles appeared in the June 2006 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • Running women [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Sports
    • Women

    Keywords:

    • Running
    • Women+Athletes
    • Female+Athletes
    • Dexter-Ann Arbor Run


  • Volunteer gap [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Volunteers & Volunteering
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • Nonprofits
    • Social Services


  • Bridging the moat [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Parking
    • Downtown Development Authority

    Keywords:

    • Ann-Ashley Parking Structure


  • Y coming down? [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor YMCA
    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Parking
    • Housing

    Keywords:

    • Demolitions
    • Old Ann Arbor Y


  • Branded! [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan - Buildings

    Keywords:

    • Auditoriums
    • Nicknames
    • Biomedical Science Research Building
    • 'Pringle Auditorium'


  • Immigrant power [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan - Students
    • Employment
    • Immigrants
    • Restaurants

    Keywords:

    • Working+Conditions
    • Restaurant Workplace Project of Ann Arbor
    • Dae Keun Andres Kwon


  • Vanishing vendors [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Ice Cream & Yogurt Parlors

    Keywords:

    • Ice+Cream+Trucks
    • Ice+Cream+Vendors


  • What does it cost? [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Prices


  • Two Futures: The city faces real choices at First and Washington [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Subjects:

    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Housing
    • Parking

    Keywords:

    • Affordable+Housing
    • First and Washington Streets
    • Ann Arbor City Apartments [Development]
    • Village Green Companies of Farmington [Developer]
    • Washington Commons


  • A Twenty-first-Century Zion [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Subjects:

    • Churches
    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor

    Keywords:

    • Zion Lutheran Church
    • Barry Ludwig [Senior Pastor]
    • Robin Damschroder [Congregation President]


  • Himalayan Odyssey [Inside Ann Arbor], page 12
  • Subjects:

    • Religion

    Keywords:

    • Buddhists
    • Buddhism
    • Flaming Jewel Dharma Center
    • India Payingdem
    • Tibet


  • Tiger force [Inside Ann Arbor], by Mike Sallah and Mitch Weiss, page 13
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan - Libraries
    • Books

    Keywords:

    • War+Crimes
    • Labadie Collection
    • 'Tiger Force: A true story of men and war'
    • Vietnam War


  • Author, Author!: They all come to Ann Arbor ... [Inside Ann Arbor], page 14
  • Subjects:

    • Bookstores
    • Authors

    Keywords:

    • Author+Tours
    • Visiting+Authors
    • Book+Tours
    • Nicola's Books
    • Borders
    • Shaman Drum


  • High school Grammys [Calls & Letters], page 15
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Awards, Honors, Prizes
    • Music

    Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Pioneer High School
    • Grammy Awards
    • Grammy Signature School
    • Hubert Rast
    • Gale Ferguson Stout


  • Sacred ground [Calls & Letters], page 15
  • Subjects:

    • Demonstrations & Protests (Letters to the Editor)

    Keywords:

    • Henry Herskovitz
    • Jewish Witnesses for Peace and Friends
    • Lisa J. | Aminoff, Helen | Zweifler, Ruth Molnar
    • Israel
    • Palestine


  • Yesterday's Ann Arbor [Inside Ann Arbor], page 17
  • Subjects:

    • Antiques & Collectibles
    • History

    Keywords:

    • Collectors
    • Ann+Arbor+Collectibles


  • Crime Map [April 2006 Crime Statistics and Locations], page 19
  • Subjects:

    • Crime & Criminals

    Keywords:

    • Crime+Maps
    • Crime+Statistics


  • Acupuncturist Shan Kong [Ann Arborites], page 21
  • Subjects:

    • Biography
    • Medicine
    • Health

    Keywords:

    • Acupuncture
    • Acupuncturists
    • Shan Kong


  • Crossroads: Encounters on Stone School Road [My Town], by Corry Berkooz, page 23
  • Subjects:

    • Streets & Roads
    • Railroads

    Keywords:

    • Stone School Road
    • Morgan Road
    • Ann Arbor Railroad


  • Taking a bow: Utility meets beauty [My Town], by Marc Holland, page 23
  • Subjects:

    • Human Interest

    Keywords:

    • Utility+Workers


  • , by Found in translation: A curtsy from the queen [My Town], by Fred Hindley, page 25
  • Subjects:

    • Music
    • Human Interest

    Keywords:

    • National+Anthems
    • University of Michigan Men's Glee Club
    • Netherlands
    • Queen Juliana


  • Back from Iraq: Two young men reflect on their experiences at war, by Eve Silberman, page 27
  • Subjects:

    • Armed Forces
    • Biography

    Keywords:

    • Gundeep Singh
    • Phil Inman
    • Iraq War


  • The Twin Towers: Why the Saint Joseph Mercy Health System is spending $258 million ..., by Lynn Waldsmith, page 31
  • Subjects:

    • Saint Joseph Mercy Hospital
    • Hospitals


  • Ring around Ann Arbor: A Whitmanesque walk along the city's entire periphery, by Ronald Ahrens, page 37
  • Subjects:

    • Human Interest
    • Neighborhoods
    • Streets & Roads

    Keywords:

    • Walks | Walking
    • Hikes | Hiking


  • Birth of the bands: The city's outstanding music programs began at the old Ann Arbor High, by Daryl Hurst, page 43
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Music
    • History

    Keywords:

    • Marching+Bands
    • Ann Arbor High School
    • Frieze Building
    • Joe | Roth, Clarence Maddy
    • William Falcone Nicholas | Champion


  • Carlyle Bar & Grill [Restaurant Reviews], by Bix Engels, page 47
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Restaurants

    Keywords:

    • Carlyle Bar & Grill


  • Yamato: Tranquil [Restaurant Reviews], by Bix Engels, page 48
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants
    • Restaurants - Reviews

    Keywords:

    • Yamato


  • Quick bites [Restaurants], page 50
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • Volunteers & Volunteering

    Keywords:

    • Food+Preparation
    • Project Flavor
    • Ronald McDonald House


  • Fourth time's the charm [Marketplace: Changes], page 53
  • Subjects:

    • Resale (Second-Hand Merchandise) - Retail
    • Fires & Firefighting

    Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor PTO Thrift Shop


  • Art in the family [Marketplace: Changes], page 53
  • Subjects:

    • Art & Artists
    • Art Galleries
    • Arts & Crafts - Retail
    • Glasscraft

    Keywords:

    • Mosaics
    • Mosaic Sphere Studio
    • Yulia Hanansen [Owner]


  • Kia comes to the west side [Marketplace: Changes], page 54
  • Subjects:

    • Automobile Dealers

    Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Kia
    • Doug Fox [Owner]


  • Expressions in Hardware takes Ace's old spot [Marketplace: Changes], page 55
  • Subjects:

    • Hardware - Retail
    • Interior Decorating & Design
    • Home Improvement

    Keywords:

    • Cabinet+Hardware
    • Expressions in Hardware and Design Center
    • Toula Georgakas [Owner]
    • Sam Georgakas [Owner]


  • Grand Traverse Pie Company [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 56
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants
    • Bakeries & Confectioners

    Keywords:

    • Grand Traverse Pie Company


  • Migun Ann Arbor [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 56
  • Subjects:

    • Furniture - Retail
    • Beds & Bedding

    Keywords:

    • Migun Ann Arbor
    • Kevin Harrigan [Owner]
    • Jared Johnson [Owner]
    • Matt Farner [Owner]


  • Ann Arbor Wine & Spirits [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 57
  • Subjects:

    • Beer & Wine - Retail
    • Beverages

    Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Wine & Spirits
    • Mike Jaboro [Owner]
    • Maher Jaboro [Owner]


  • Vanity [Marketplace: Briefly noted], page 58
  • Subjects:

    • Clothing - Retail
    • Briarwood Mall

    Keywords:

    • Vanity


  • GNC [Marketplace: Closings], page 58
  • Subjects:

    • Health Food
    • Business - Closings

    Keywords:

    • Nutrition
    • Vitamins
    • GNC [William Street Store]
    • General Nutrition Center


  • Follow-Up [Marketplace], page 58
  • Subjects:

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

    Keywords:

    • Business+Survival+Rates


  • Pat Martino: His own sound [Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 64
  • Subjects:

    • Music

    Keywords:

    • Pat Martino [Jazz Guitarist]


  • A life in the theater: The guy's the thing [Plays], by Sally Mitani, page 69
  • Subjects:

    • Theater

    Keywords:

    • 'A Life in the Theater'
    • David Mamet
    • Performance Network


  • Sara Gruen: To join the circus [Fiction], by Keith Taylor, page 73
  • Subjects:

    • Books
    • Authors

    Keywords:

    • Sara Gruen [Novelist]
    • 'Water for Elephants'


  • Elvis Costello & Allen Toussaint: How bad was it? [Testimony], by James Leonard, page 75
  • Subjects:

    • Music

    Keywords:

    • Elvis Costello
    • Allen Toussaint


  • The Preservation Hall Jazz Band: Far from home [Jazz], by Eric Trickey, page 79
  • Subjects:

    • Music

    Keywords:

    • Preservation Hall Jazz Band
    • Ann Arbor Summer Festival


  • Drew Nelson: Transcending place [Singer-Songwriters], by Whit Hill, page 85
  • Subjects:

    • Music

    Keywords:

    • Drew Nelson
    • The Ark


  • The John Cowan Band: The bluegrass blue-eyed soul man, by James M. Manheim, page 93
  • Subjects:

    • Music

    Keywords:

    • The John Cowan Band
    • John Cowan
    • The Ark


  • The Boomerangs: Original Mulholland [Rock 'n' Roll], by Alan Goldsmith, page 99
  • Subjects:

    • Music

    Keywords:

    • The Boomerangs [Band]
    • Dan Mulholland
    • Top of the Park


  • Easy Street Swingtet [Jazz], by Sandor Slomovits, page 100
  • Subjects:

    • Music

    Keywords:

    • Easy Street Swingtet
    • Paul Klinger


  • April 2006 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 115
  • Subjects:

    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Housing
    • Houses - Cost of

    Keywords:

    • Home+Sales