Ann Arbor Observer, July 2006

Publisher: 
Ann Arbor Observer Company
Month: 
July
Year: 
2006

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

  • Eyes on Lower Town [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Ann Arbor City Council

    Keywords:

    • Broadway Village
    • Lower Town


  • Wired geese [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • Birds

    Keywords:

    • Geese
    • Gallup Park
    • United States Fish and Wildlife Service


  • Huron River Bike Path? [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Streets & Roads
    • Cycling
    • Washtenaw County Road Commission

    Keywords:

    • Bicycling
    • Bicycles
    • Bike+Paths | Bicycle+Paths
    • Huron River Drive
    • John Hieftje [Mayor]


  • Keep it light [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Art & Artists

    Keywords:

    • Traffic+Control+Boxes
    • Public+Art
    • Mary Thiefels [Artist]
    • Tomoko Ogawa [Artist]


  • Escape from tenure [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Biography
    • Authors
    • University of Michigan - Alumni

    Keywords:

    • Poets
    • Donald Hall [United States Poet Laureate]
    • Jane Kenyon


  • Elementary maneuvers [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Transportation

    Keywords:

    • School+Buses
    • Michigan Association for Pupil Transportation Region 12
    • Safety Rodeo


  • Suds runoff [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Beer & Wine - Retail
    • Breweries
    • Elections
    • Ann Arbor City Council

    Keywords:

    • Beer
    • Fundraising
    • Voting
    • Instant Runoff Voting [IRV]
    • A2FAIRVOTE
    • Ann Arbor Brewing Company


  • Remembering 1936 [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Miscellaneous / Unclassified

    Keywords:

    • Graffiti
    • Spanish Civil War
    • Diag


  • 'Eligible and Selected' [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Subjects:

    • Bookstores
    • Books - Wholesalers & Distributors
    • Employment

    Keywords:

    • Layoffs
    • Downsizing
    • Borders Group


  • A Sperm Donor's Story [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Subjects:

    • Human Interest
    • Medicine
    • Television Programs

    Keywords:

    • Sperm+Donors
    • Matthew Niedner [Dr.] [Sperm Donor]
    • 'Sixty Minutes'
    • Donor Sibling Registry


  • Celebrating Independence [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13
  • Subjects:

    • Holidays
    • Parades

    Keywords:

    • Fourth of July Parade
    • July Fourth Parade
    • Independence Day Parade


  • Orchestral history [Calls & Letters], page 14
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor Public Schools (Letters to the Editor)
    • Music

    Keywords:

    • Pioneer High School Orchestra
    • Marijean Quigley-Young
    • Charles Gabrion
    • Richard Massman
    • Deborah Gabrion


  • Crime Map [May 2006 Crime Statistics and Locations], page 17
  • Subjects:

    • Crime & Criminals

    Keywords:

    • Crime+Maps
    • Crime+Statistics


  • Manix Narayanan [Ann Arborites], by Davy Rothbart, page 19
  • Subjects:

    • Biography
    • Sports
    • Charities
    • Volunteers & Volunteering

    Keywords:

    • Ultimate+Frisbee
    • Manix Narayanan
    • Manickam Narayanan
    • Ultimate Frisbee | NC Frisbee
    • Madras


  • Sign of the Times: A College flashback at Jack's Hardware [My Town], by Corry Berkooz, page 20
  • Subjects:

    • Hardware - Retail
    • Signs & Signage

    Keywords:

    • Jack's Hardware
    • Young People's Theater


  • Leaving for Stanford: What I'll miss and what I won't [My Town], by Roberta J. Morris, page 20
  • Subjects:

    • Human Interest

    Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor


  • Requiem for a City [Art Fairs], page 23
  • Subjects:

    • Art Fair
    • Art & Artists

    Keywords:

    • Photography
    • Frank Relle [Photographer]
    • Ann Arbor Street Art Fair
    • New Orleans
    • Hurricane Katrina


  • Fuel Shock: From the kiln to the gas pump, artists feel the squeeze [Art Fairs], page 23
  • Subjects:

    • Art Fair
    • Art & Artists

    Keywords:

    • Gasoline+Prices
    • Energy+Prices


  • Art Fair Reunion [Art Fairs], page 27
  • Subjects:

    • Art Fair
    • Art & Artists
    • Human Interest

    Keywords:

    • Painters
    • Kemper [Painter]
    • Gillian Kemper


  • Who's on State? A guide to the fairs' geography ... [Art Fairs], by Bill Keener and Peggy Page, page 29
  • Subjects:

    • Art Fair

    Keywords:

    • Satire
    • Humor


  • Reinventing Pfizer: David Canter is pushing to get more pills in the pipeline, by Vickie Elmer, page 35
  • Subjects:

    • Pharmaceuticals - Research & Development
    • Drugs (Medical)
    • Medical Science - Research, Technology, etc.

    Keywords:

    • Pfizer
    • David Canter


  • Shopping for a Tiger: Getting inked in Ann Arbor, by Catherine Zudak, page 42
  • Subjects:

    • Tattooing/li>
    • Human Interest

    Keywords:

    • Tattoos
    • Lucky Monkey Tattoo Parlour
    • Sam Wolf [Tattoo Artist]


  • A Lady in Waiting: Miss Shearer of Hill Street, by James Ronald Brown, page 46
  • Subjects:

    • Biography
    • History
    • Human Interest

    Keywords:

    • Marie Louise Deschler Shearer


  • Five Lakes Grill: Living up to the hype [Review], page 49
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants
    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Bix Engels [Reviewer]

    Keywords:

    • Five Lakes Grill [Milford]


  • Vinology: Changing in style [Review], page 51
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Restaurants

    Keywords:

    • Vinology
    • Bix Engels [Reviewer]


  • Quick Bites [Restaurants], page 51
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants
    • Pizza

    Keywords:

    • Gluten-Free+Pizza
    • Wheat-Free+Pizza
    • Pacific Rim by Kana
    • Y.B. Ko
    • Stadium Market
    • Celiac Disease


  • All in the family: Kids rule at a trio of sweet shops [Marketplace: Changes], page 53
  • Subjects:

    • Bakeries & Confectioners
    • Briarwood Mall
    • Ice Cream & Yogurt Parlors

    Keywords:

    • Say Cheese Cheesecakes
    • Stephen Deda's Bakery | Misener [Owner]
    • Mac and Oliver's Sweet Tooth
    • Patrick Slater [Owner]


  • Street Swap: Jules moves to Ashley while King's Chosen comes to Main [Marketplace: Changes], page 53
  • Subjects:

    • Furniture - Retail
    • Interior Decorating & Design

    Keywords:

    • King's Chosen [Furniture]
    • Jim Asztalos [Owner] | Asztalos, Johanna [Owner]
    • Jules [Furniture & Interior Design]
    • Evelyn Bray [Owner]


  • Out: doughnuts. In: undon noodles: Makkara moves and refocuses [Marketplace: Changes], page 54
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants

    Keywords:

    • Makkara Bakery and Sushi Bar
    • Makkara Sushi & Noodle Company [New Name]
    • Alex Ju [Owner]


  • The burrito boom: They're sprouting like coffee schops [Marketplace: Changes], page 56
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants

    Keywords:

    • Big Ten Burrito
    • Adam Lowenstein [Owner] | Herrick, Justin [Owner]
    • Salsarita's Fresh Cantina


  • Weaver's Service [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 58
  • Subjects:

    • Gas Stations
    • Business - Closings

    Keywords:

    • Weaver's Service
    • Ernie Weaver


  • Allure Boutique [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 58
  • Subjects:

    • Clothing - Retail

    Keywords:

    • Allure Boutique
    • Abraham Hajazi [Owner]


  • Thano's Lamplighter [Marketplace: Closings], page 58
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants
    • Business - Closings

    Keywords:

    • Thano's Lamplighter
    • Thano Masters [Owner]


  • SW Jewelry [Marketplace: Closings], page 59
  • Subjects:

    • Jewelry - Retail - Custom Design, Supplies, etc.
    • Oak Valley Centre
    • Business - Closings

    Keywords:

    • SW Jewelry
    • Wichai Cheva [Owner]
    • Suwannee Cheva [Owner]


  • Follow-Up [Marketplace], page 59
  • Subjects:

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

    Keywords:

    • Business+Survival+Rates


  • Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood [Comedy], by Whit Hill, page 67
  • Subjects:

    • Theater

    Keywords:

    • Improvisation
    • Colin Mochrie
    • Brad Sherwood
    • Ann Arbor Summer Festival


  • Patriotic Fare: Uncle Sam codfish and star-spangled peas [Galleries], by Laura Bien, page 71
  • Subjects:

    • Exhibits
    • University of Michigan - Libraries
    • Advertising

    Keywords:

    • 'Patriotic Fare'
    • William L. Clements Library


  • Repercussions: Back to the Basics [Drumming], by Charmie Gholson, page 75
  • Subjects:

    • Music

    Keywords:

    • Repercussions [Drummers]
    • Top of the Park


  • Terpsichore's Kitchen: Creative hothouse [Dance], by Stephanie Rieke, page 77
  • Subjects:

    • Dance

    Keywords:

    • Terpsichore's Kitchen [Dance Troupe]
    • Aimee McDonald-Anderson [Founder]
    • Performance Network


  • Greenwich Meantime: New traditions [Celtic Fusion], by James M. Manheim, page 83
  • Subjects:

    • Music

    Keywords:

    • Greenwich Meantime
    • The Ark


  • P.J. Parrish: In both her bodies [Mystery Fiction], by Keith Taylor, page 87
  • Subjects:

    • Books
    • Authors

    Keywords:

    • P.J. Parrish [Pseudonym]
    • Kristy Montee
    • Kelly Montee
    • 'An Unquiet Grave' | Aunt Agatha's


  • Riders in the Sky: The Cowboy Way [Singing Cowboys], by James Leonard, page 89
  • Subjects:

    • Music

    Keywords:

    • Riders in the Sky


  • Umberto: Out there [Singer-Songwriters], by Adam Goldsmith, page 92
  • Subjects:

    • Music

    Keywords:

    • Umberto [Pensiero, Gina]
    • Crazy Wisdom Bookstore


  • May 2006 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 107
  • Subjects:

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

    Keywords:

    • Home+Sales