Ann Arbor Observer, December 2001

Publisher: 
Ann Arbor Observer Company
Parent ID: 
Ann Arbor Observer
Month: 
December
Year: 
2001

December 2001 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer


The following articles appeared in the December 2001 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • Lowenstein's Loss [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Elections - Ann Arbor
    • Democratic Party
    • Republican Party

    People:

    • Joan Lowenstein
    • Mike Reid
    • Marcia Higgins
    • Mike Nowak


  • What a Deal! [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Pizza
    • Bain Capital

    People:

    • Tom Monaghan

    Places:

    • Domino's Pizza


  • Amazing Tunemakers [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Academic Programs
    • Music
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Awards, Honors, Prizes

    People:

    • Ross Lee Finney
    • William Albright
    • Bright Sheng
    • Susan Botti
    • Paul Boylan
    • William Bolcom
    • Michael Daugherty


  • Big New Clinic [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Veterinarians & Veterinary Medicine
    • Architects

    People:

    • Mark Schmidt
    • Linda Griebe

    Places:

    • Ann Arbor Animal Hospital
    • Ann Arbor Cat Clinic


  • Hope for a Historic Reactor [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Research
    • Energy Resources
    • Nuclear Energy
    • nuclear reactor

    People:

    • Jim Duderstadt
    • Spencer Abraham


  • Not So Calm [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Traffic
    • Neighborhoods
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, etc.


  • Hatchet Job [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, etc.
    • Ann Arbor - Budget
    • Ann Arbor News

    People:

    • John Hieftje
    • Neal Berlin


  • Terumo's Troubles [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13
  • Keywords:

    • Medical Services, Supplies, etc.
    • Terumo Cardiovascular Systems

    People:

    • Dick Sarns
    • Mark Sutter


  • Blue-Chip Coach, page 13-14
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Athletics
    • basketball

    People:

    • Tommy Amaker
    • Tom Goss
    • Brian Ellerbe
    • Bill Martin


  • Crime Map, page 19
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Crime & Criminals


  • Boris Gankin: Poet in Exile [Ann Arborites], by Rachel Urist, page 21
  • Keywords:

    • Biography
    • Authors
    • Immigrants

    People:

    • Margaret Mordukhovich
    • Leonid Gankin
    • Margaret Gankin


  • Prosecutor, by Eve Silberman, page 23-29
  • Keywords:

    • Washtenaw County - Government
    • Biography
    • Courts - Washtenaw
    • Crime & Criminals

    People:

    • Brian Mackie
    • Joan Dowdy
    • Dale Leslie
    • Ervin Mitchell


  • Sean of Sealand, by Eric Trickey, page 31-39
  • Keywords:

    • Internet Services - Providers, Applications, Design, etc.
    • University of Michigan - Alumni
    • Computers - Software Development
    • Human Interest
    • HavenCo
    • micronations

    People:

    • Michael Bates
    • Sean Hastings
    • Joseph Saul
    • Janet MacDonald
    • Jo Hastings


  • Waking Up to Duty: Ann Arborites Remember Pearl Harbor, by Stephanie Kadel-Taras, page 41-43
  • Keywords:

    • History
    • Armed Forces
    • World War Two

    People:

    • Dorie Bable
    • Bob Matheson
    • Bill Carter
    • Tom Overmire


  • Mediterrano: Aegean Respite [Restaurants], by Elizabeth Mericas, page 45
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews


  • Northside Grill: Big Breakfast [Restaurants], page 45-47
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews


  • Quick Bites [Restaurants], page 47
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews

    Places:

    • Eagle Tavern


  • Barry's Fragels [Marketplace Changes], page 49
  • Keywords:

    • Food - Retail
    • Restaurants

    People:

    • Laura Wyraz
    • Barry Greenblatt
    • Dave Solo
    • Peter Johnson

    Places:

    • Bagel Factory
    • Barry's Bagels


  • Downtown Adds a Pair of Boutiques [Marketplace Changes], page 49-50
  • Keywords:

    • Clothing - Retail
    • Clothing - Design & Manufacturing

    People:

    • Mathilde Spanyol

    Places:

    • Mathilde's Imports
    • Twiggy Boutique
    • Wendy Batiste


  • Kouzas Extend Their Reach [Marketplace Changes], page 50-51
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants

    People:

    • Steve Kouza
    • Rick Kouza
    • Raghid "Joey" Kouza

    Places:

    • Main Street Coney & Grill


  • Urban chic for Suburban Shoppers [Marketplace Changes], page 51
  • Keywords:

    • Clothing - Retail
    • Gift Shops
    • Restaurants

    Places:

    • Briarwood Mall
    • Out the Door
    • Discover Channel Store
    • Soup's On Cafe
    • Just Sports
    • Chico's


  • Abukaffs Buy Jerusalem Market [Marketplace Changes], page 52-53
  • Keywords:

    • Immigrants
    • Food - Retail
    • halal

    People:

    • Awni Abukaff
    • Najaw Abukaff
    • Taha Abukaff


  • New York & Company [Briefly Noted], page 53
  • Keywords:

    • Clothing - Retail

    People:

    • Philip Monaghan

    Places:

    • Cranbrook Village Shopping Center
    • Lerner New York


  • Feat of Clay [Briefly Noted], page 53-54
  • Keywords:

    • Arts & Crafts - Retail

    People:

    • Rosie Ravida

    Places:

    • Ann Arbor Art Center
    • Gallery 2


  • Panda House [Briefly Noted], page 54
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants

    People:

    • Yu Ning Weng
    • Xiu Qin Weng

    Places:

    • Maple Village


  • City Bakery & Cafe II [Briefly Noted], page 54
  • Keywords:

    • Shopping Centers
    • Restaurants

    People:

    • Adam Farha
    • Ash Farha
    • Chan Lee

    Places:

    • Hamilton Square
    • Sushi.come


  • Kayu [Briefly Noted], page 54-55
  • Keywords:

    • Musical Instruments & Supples - Retail & Repair
    • Rusted Root

    People:

    • Daniel Stephens
    • Delphine Stephens
    • Jim Donovan

    Places:

    • Kayu Musical Instruments


  • Espresso Cafe [Briefly Noted], page 56
  • Keywords:

    • Coffee Shops

    People:

    • Roger Patel
    • Navina Patel

    Places:

    • Dunkin' Donuts


  • Arbor Party Store [Briefly Noted], page 56
  • Keywords:

    • Party Stores

    People:

    • Helen Braswell


  • Closings [Marketplace Changes], page 56
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings

    Places:

    • Wallpaper Depot


  • Shopping: The Primal Urge, by Tony McReynolds, page 61-73
  • Keywords:

    • Gift Shops
    • Holidays
    • Retail Trade


  • Crafty Ideas: Making Your Own Gifts Fearlessly, by Kate Kellogg, page 71
  • Keywords:

    • Arts & Crafts - Retail

    People:

    • Connie Colwell

    Places:

    • Hollander's
    • Rainbow Creation
    • Feat of Clay


  • Pokemon and the Devil: Navigating the Violent Toy Debate, by Madeline Strong Diehl and Charmie Gholson, page 73
  • Keywords:

    • Holidays
    • Toys & Games - Retail

    People:

    • Rodney McGirt
    • Ausma Hoseney

    Places:

    • Toys R Us


  • Master of Musical Seduction:Christian Matjias Plays the Music of Phillip Carout [New Music], by Lucien Chardon, page 83
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews


  • Laurie Lewis & Tom Rozum: Winter's Grace [Country Music], by James M. Manheim, page 91
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews


  • Guys on Ice: Fargo on Ice [Plays], by Sonia Kovacs, page 99
  • Keywords:

    • Theater - Reviews


  • Christmas Shopping circa 1900: The Museum on Main reveals the dawn of holiday hype [Galleries], by Laura Bien, page 105
  • Keywords:

    • Museums
    • Holidays


  • Rick Roe's Bop Culture: A Sideman Steps Out [Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 107
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews


  • October 2001 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 125
  • Keywords:

    • Houses - Cost of


  • Real Estate Update: The Condo Market, by Kevin Duke, page 127
  • Keywords:

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


  • Bill's Market [Briefly Noted], page
  • Keywords:

    • Food - Retail
    • Groceries

    People:

    • Henry Park
    • Park Kay
    • Rico Decola