Ann Arbor Observer, March 2005

Publisher: 
Ann Arbor Observer Company
Parent ID: 
Ann Arbor Observer
Month: 
March
Year: 
2005

March 2005 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer


The following articles appeared in the March 2005 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • Paranoia FAQ [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, etc.
    • Water Supply
    • Automated Water Meters


  • K-Grams [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Education
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • Letters
    • Pen Pals

    People:

    • Rishi Mougdil


  • Food for thought [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Food - Retail
    • Supermarkets
    • Cooking Demonstrations
    • 'Here's the Beef'

    Places:

    • Busch's ValuLand


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

    • Prices


  • Sunday morning art [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Art & Artists
    • University of Michigan School of Art and Design

    People:

    • Ellen Wilt


  • Cafe Pronto [UpFront], page 9
  • Places:

    • Ann Arbor District Library


  • May all beings find happiness [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Religion
    • Bhuddist Prayer Flags
    • Bhuddism

    Places:

    • Jewel Heart Store


  • 'Speed Bump' [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Books
    • Cartoons
    • Cartoonists
    • 'Speed Bump'

    People:

    • Dave Coverly


  • Rent-an-Editor [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Newspapers
    • Unions
    • Strikes
    • Scabs
    • 'Youngstown Vindicator'
    • The Ann Arbor News

    People:

    • Ed Petykiewicz
    • Jim Knight


  • An Outreach Team 'Stretched Thin' [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Homelessness
    • Social Welfare
    • Nonprofits
    • Social Services
    • Project Outreach Team [PORT]

    People:

    • Deb Pippins


  • New Life Subpoenas the Neighbors [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13
  • Keywords:

    • Churches
    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Zoning

    Places:

    • New Life Church


  • Improving Miller Manor [Calls & Letters], page 15
  • Keywords:

    • Housing
    • Public Housing
    • Affordable Housing
    • Ann Arbor Housing Commission

    People:

    • Deborah Gibson

    Places:

    • Miller Manor


  • Fun 4 All lives [Calls & Letters], page 15
  • Keywords:

    • Toys & Games - Retail
    • Business - Closings
    • Corrections

    Places:

    • Fun 4 All
    • Hobby Xpress


  • Triumph on Ice [Inside Ann Arbor], page 16
  • Keywords:

    • Competitions
    • Awards, Honors, Prizes
    • Sports
    • Ice Skating
    • Synchronized Skating
    • Junior Hockettes
    • Cup of Berlin


  • Mingshi Huang: Bridging West and East through art [Ann Arborites], by Eve Silberman, page 21
  • Keywords:

    • Art & Artists
    • Biography

    People:

    • Mingshi Huang


  • Bargaining with Sam [My Town], by Vera Brunner-Sung, page 22
  • Keywords:

    • Automobiles - Repair & Maintenance
    • Gas Stations
    • Biography
    • Human Interest

    People:

    • Sam Hasan

    Places:

    • Broadway Marathon


  • Urban wildlife: Visitors from Black Pond Woods [My Town], by Lora K. O'Neil, page 22
  • Keywords:

    • Wildlife
    • Deer

    Places:

    • Black Pond Woods


  • Predator or Prey: the U-M Life Sciences Institute ..., by Michael Betzold, page 25
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Research
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Biotechnology
    • Life Sciences Institute


  • Deadly Investment: How a Webster Township couple got caught in a web of deceit, betrayal and murder, by Lowell Cauffiel, page 33
  • Keywords:

    • Crime & Criminals
    • Murder
    • Homicide
    • Fraud

    People:

    • Frank Lopick
    • Patricia Olson
    • Lyle Lavern Youngs
    • Doris Shaw


  • The Sojourner, by Eve Silberman, page 41
  • Keywords:

    • Biography
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Anthropology

    People:

    • Tom Fricke


  • Pacific Rim by Kana: Tradition and change [Review], by Bix Engels, page 47
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Restaurants

    Places:

    • Pacific Rim by Kana


  • Cafe Verde: Rendezvous [Review], by Bix Engels, page 47
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Restaurants

    Places:

    • Cafe Verde


  • A home for Common Language [Marketplace: Changes], page 51
  • Keywords:

    • Bookstores
    • Gay & Lesbian Community

    People:

    • Keith Orr [Owner]
    • Martin Contreras [Owner]

    Places:

    • Common Language BookBar


  • Vintage to Vogue is now V2V [Marketplace: Changes], page 51
  • Keywords:

    • Clothing - Retail
    • Furniture - Retail

    People:

    • Tes Haas [Owner]

    Places:

    • Kerrytown
    • V2V
    • Vintage to Vogue


  • Carson's Roadhouse replaces Cooker [Marketplace: Changes], page 52
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Mainstreet Ventures

    People:

    • Dennis Serras

    Places:

    • Carson's Roadhouse


  • The return of Melanie Diana [Marketplace: Changes], page 53
  • Keywords:

    • Antiques & Collectibles

    People:

    • Melanie Diana [Owner]

    Places:

    • Georgetown Mall
    • Such A Find Antiques


  • Wine, Etc. opens [Marketplace: Changes], page 55
  • Keywords:

    • Beverages
    • Beer & Wine - Retail

    People:

    • Gary Wilbert [Owner]
    • Marilyn Wilbert [Owner]

    Places:

    • Etc. Wine
    • Scio Town Center


  • Better Health Stores [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 56
  • Keywords:

    • Health Food

    People:

    • Herb Handelsman [Owner]

    Places:

    • Lamp Post Plaza
    • The Better Health Store


  • Smoothie King [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 56
  • Keywords:

    • Beverages
    • Health Food

    Places:

    • Smoothie King


  • Audrey Gordon Florist [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 56
  • Keywords:

    • Florists & Garden Supplies

    People:

    • Audrey Schek [Owner]

    Places:

    • Audrey Gordon Florist


  • Container Warehouse [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 56
  • Keywords:

    • Furniture - Retail

    People:

    • Chris Colaner

    Places:

    • Container Warehouse


  • Potbelly Sandwich Works [Marketplace: In the Works], page 57
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants

    Places:

    • Arborland
    • Potbelly Sandwich Works


  • Kav's Kafe [Marketplace: In the Works], page 57
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Business - Closings

    People:

    • Kav Lawie

    Places:

    • Kerrytown
    • Kav's Kafe


  • Marketplace: Closings, page 58
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Clothing - Retail
    • Outdoor Equipment & Supplies
    • Restaurants

    Places:

    • Harry's Army Surplus
    • The Fitness Experience
    • W.g. Grinders
    • Heslop's China and Gifts


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

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


  • Penelope Crawford: Really unusual stuff, page 85
  • Keywords:

    • Music
    • Harpsichord

    People:

    • Penelope Crawford


  • Phoenix Ensemble: Echoes of Piazzolla, page 91
  • Keywords:

    • Music
    • Phoenix Ensemble

    People:

    • Gabe Bolkosky
    • Derek Snyder


  • 'This Fertile Land' at the Kelsey, page 101
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Museums
    • Exhibits
    • Archaeology
    • Middle East
    • 'This Fertile Land'

    Places:

    • Kelsey Museum


  • January 2005 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 126
  • Keywords:

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