Ann Arbor Observer, May 2005

Publisher: 
Ann Arbor Observer Company
Month: 
May
Year: 
2005

May 2005 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer


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

  • New Y 9 [UpFront], page 9
  • Places:

    • Ann Arbor YMCA
    • Ann Arbor Y


  • Thrift shop war [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Resale (Second-Hand Merchandise) - Retail
    • Thrift Shops

    Places:

    • PTO Thrift Shop
    • Salvation Army


  • Farm art [UpFront], by , page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Art & Artists
    • Farmers Markets
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • Exhibits
    • Art Students
    • Farm Art
    • University of Michigan School of Art and Design
    • Ann Arbor Farmers Market

    Places:

    • Work Gallery


  • Where the buffalo roam [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Commercial Real Estate
    • Office Buildings

    Places:

    • Domino's Farms


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

    • Prices


  • Flower man [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Florists & Garden Supplies
    • Delivery Services

    People:

    • Kirk Jones

    Places:

    • Good Scents Gardens


  • Parking enforcement [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Parking
    • Parking Enforcement
    • Ann Arbor Professional Building

    People:

    • Tom Stockton


  • Web contrarian [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Bookstores
    • Antiquarians
    • Used Books
    • Internet

    People:

    • Jay Platt

    Places:

    • West Side Books


  • Baseball weather [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Human Interest
    • Baseball
    • Opening Day


  • A quiet election [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Public Schools - Elections
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Ann Arbor Board of Education

    People:

    • Karen Cross
    • David Hunscher
    • Glenn Nelson
    • Irene Patalan


  • Curb your car [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Automobiles - Miscellaneous
    • Environment
    • Health
    • Ann Arbor Area Chamber Of Commerce
    • Commuting | Commuters
    • Walking | Bicycling
    • Ride Sharing
    • 'Curb Your Car Month'


  • The Library to the Rescue [Inside Ann Arbor], page 12
  • Keywords:

    • Sister Cities

    People:

    • Schwaben Verein
    • Brigitte Maassen
    • Cecilia Paas

    Places:

    • Ann Arbor District Library
    • Germany Tuebingen


  • Coach Ricky [Calls & Letters], page 15
  • Keywords:

    • Sports
    • Soccer

    People:

    • Ricky Suassuna
    • David Barrett


  • Jan Longone's Labor of Love [Inside Ann Arbor], page 17
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Libraries
    • University of Michigan - Fundraising & Gifts
    • Antiques & Collectibles
    • Culinary Arts

    People:

    • Jan Longone

    Places:

    • Clements Library


  • Crime Map [March 2005 Crime Statistics and Locations], page 19
  • Keywords:

    • Crime & Criminals
    • Crime Statistics
    • Crime Maps


  • Jill Collman: An English transplant creates beautiful gardens [Ann Arborites], page 21
  • Keywords:

    • Biography
    • Gardens & Gardening

    People:

    • Jill Collman

    Places:

    • Sussex Gardens


  • Ascending Daealus: Art appreciation at UMMA [My Town], by Sandor Slomovits [Contributor], page 23
  • Keywords:

    • Art & Artists
    • University of Michigan - Museums
    • Human Interest
    • Sculpture
    • 'Daedalus'

    People:

    • Charles Ginnever

    Places:

    • University of Michigan Museum of Art


  • An unexpected journey: A wheelchair's path from Ann Arbor to Haiti [My Town], by Annie Zirkel [Contributor], page 23
  • Keywords:

    • Handicapped
    • Disabled Persons
    • Human Interest
    • Charities
    • Wheelchairs
    • Special Family Fair


  • Muskrats at Target [My Town], by Bill Winters [Contributor], page 25
  • Keywords:

    • Wildlife
    • Muskrats


  • High noon at the Old Y, by Vivienne Armentrout, page 27
  • Keywords:

    • Housing
    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Ann Arbor Transportation Authority
    • Affordable Housing
    • Downtown Development Authority

    Places:

    • Ann Arbor YMCA
    • Downtown
    • Ann Arbor District Library


  • My Brother, the Stranger: Autism in the family, by Eve Silberman, page 35
  • Keywords:

    • Disabled Persons
    • Handicapped
    • Biography
    • Human Interest
    • Autism
    • Autistic Savants

    People:

    • Alex Silberman


  • Atoning at night: A Janitor's story, by Dennis Perrin, page 43
  • Keywords:

    • Biography
    • Human Interest
    • Janitors
    • Custodians


  • Bringing the revolution home, page 51
  • Keywords:

    • History
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Human Rights Party
    • Gay & Lesbian Community
    • Radicalism
    • Marijuana

    People:

    • Jerry DeGrieck
    • Nancy Wechsler
    • Nancy Kozachenko
    • Eve Silberman


  • The Earle: Trustworthy [Review], by Bix Engels, page 57
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Restaurants

    Places:

    • The Earle


  • Senor Lopez: No Taco Bell [Review], by Bix Engels, page 58
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Restaurants

    Places:

    • Senor Lopez Taqueria


  • Quick Bites [Restaurants], page 60
  • Keywords:

    • Legislature - Michigan
    • Restaurants
    • Recorking
    • Wine
    • Michigan Restaurant Association


  • Amazing Beans Coffee Roasters [Quick Bites], page 60
  • Keywords:

    • Beverages
    • Delivery Services
    • Coffee Roasting
    • Amazing Beans Coffee Roasters


  • Korean Food at Village Center [Marketplace: Changes], page 63
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants

    People:

    • Chang Lee
    • Jay Lee

    Places:

    • Arirang


  • Cell phone envy: Wireless Giant has the cure [Marketplace: Changes], page 63
  • Keywords:

    • Communications Technology
    • Telecommunications
    • Cell Phones
    • Wireless

    People:

    • Ramsay Jiddou [Owner]
    • Yousif Jiddou [Owner]

    Places:

    • Wireless Giant


  • Southern strategy: Atlanta is home to two new wrapped-sandwich rivals [Marketplace: Changes], page 65
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants

    Places:

    • Roly Poly
    • Great Wraps


  • The Bombay Company comes to Arborland, page 66
  • Keywords:

    • Furniture - Retail
    • Home Furnishings

    Places:

    • Arborland
    • The Bombay Company


  • English Gardens [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 67
  • Keywords:

    • Florists & Garden Supplies

    Places:

    • English Gardens


  • Washtenaw Market [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 67
  • Keywords:

    • Groceries

    Places:

    • Washtenaw Market


  • The Gallery Project [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 67
  • Keywords:

    • Art Galleries

    People:

    • Rocco De Pietro [Principal]
    • Gloria Pritschet [Principal]
    • Judy Jacobs [Principal]

    Places:

    • The Gallery Project


  • Dave's Photo Emporium [Marketplace: Closings], page 67
  • Keywords:

    • Photographic Equipment & Supplies
    • Business - Closings

    People:

    • Dave Kozyra [Owner]
    • Nick Holt [Owner]
    • Carter Sherline [Owner]

    Places:

    • Dave's Photo Emporium


  • Quality General Store [Marketplace: Closings], page 68
  • Keywords:

    • Groceries
    • Business - Closings

    People:

    • Anjum Saiyed [Owner]
    • Hina Khan [Owner]

    Places:

    • Quality General Store


  • Follow-Up [Marketplace], page 68
  • Keywords:

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


  • Andrew Bishop: A Man of Many Parts, page 89
  • Keywords:

    • Music
    • Jazz

    People:

    • Andrew Bishop


  • Steve Amick: The local mysteries, page 97
  • Keywords:

    • Authors
    • Books
    • 'The Lake, the River, and the Other Lake'

    People:

    • Steve Amick


  • Cascadia Juggling Festival: Neat tricks, page 105
  • Keywords:

    • Clubs & Organizations
    • Juggling
    • Ann Arbor Juggling Arts Club
    • Casacadia Juggling Festival


  • Kathryn Goodson meets Charles Ives, page 111
  • Keywords:

    • Music
    • Pianists

    People:

    • Kathryn Goodson


  • Ann Arbor Sacred Harp: Intoxicating harmony, page 113
  • Keywords:

    • Music
    • Singing
    • Sacred Harp Sing

    Places:

    • The Ark


  • Blammo: Fast and loud, page 115
  • Keywords:

    • Music
    • Rock Music
    • Rock and Roll
    • Blammo [Rock Group]


  • March 2005 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 133
  • Keywords:

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