Ann Arbor Observer, February 2011

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Ann Arbor Observer,
1976-current

Publisher: Ann Arbor Observer Company

Date: February 2011


The following articles appeared in the February 2011 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • Third and Long [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan - Athletics
    • Authors
    • Journalists & Journalism

    Keywords:

    • John U. Bacon
    • Wall Street Journal
    • Sam Walker
    • Rich Rodriguez
    • Denard Robinson


  • Bus Odyssey [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor Transportation Authority
    • Mass Transit
    • Statistics

    Keywords:

    • The Ride
    • AATA


  • Future Geeks [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Authors
    • Computer Games
    • Youth

    Keywords:

    • Dave Nelson
    • Otto Sam Nelson
    • No Starch Press
    • Workantile Exchange


  • Un-Refreshing [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Contests
    • Nonprofits
    • Parks - Ann Arbor

    Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Skatepark Action Committee
    • Pepsi Refresh Challenge
    • Trevor Staples


  • Library Fines [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor District Library

    Keywords:

    • Josie Parker
    • AADL


  • Rum Raiders [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan - Fraternities & Sororities
    • Local History
    • Alcohol

    Keywords:

    • Prohibition
    • J-Hop
    • Michigan Daily


  • Winter Bikers [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Subjects:

    • Sports
    • Weather
    • Human Interest
    • Recreation
    • Bicycles - Sales & Service

    Keywords:

    • DeWight Plotner
    • Bicycling
    • Wheels in Motion
    • Karen Park
    • Nancy Shore
    • Jimmy Raggett
    • GetDowntown
    • Two Wheel Tango
    • Dale Petty
    • Common Cycle


  • Sun Shines on the Weather Underground [Inside Ann Arbor] , page 11-12
  • Subjects:

    • Weather
    • Internet Services - Providers, Applications, Design, etc.
    • World Wide Web
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus

    Keywords:

    • Jeff Masters
    • Jeff Ferguson
    • Chris Schwerzler
    • Alan Steremberg
    • Meteorology
    • Perry Samson


  • Death From Above [Inside Ann Arbor] , page 12-13
  • Subjects:

    • Animal Welfare
    • Birds & Birding
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, Commissions, etc.

    Keywords:

    • Peregrine Falcons
    • Cooper Hawk
    • Dea Armstrong
    • Francie Krawcke
    • Leslie Science Center
    • DDT
    • Washtenaw Audubon Society
    • Christmas Bird Count


  • Crime Map, page 15
  • Subjects:

    • Crime & Criminals
    • Ann Arbor Police Department


  • Tale of Three Weddings: Leigh Ann And Kim Phillips-Knope [Ann Arborites], by Eve Silberman, page 17
  • Subjects:

    • Human Interest
    • Biography
    • Gay & Lesbian Community
    • Laws & Legislation

    Keywords:

    • Affirmations
    • LGBT
    • Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transexual
    • Roots of Change
    • Gay Marriage


  • Saginaw, Detroit, Ann Arbor: Pursuing the Art of Jon Onye Lockard [My Town], by Mike Mosher, page 19
  • Subjects:

    • Art & Artists
    • Human Interest
    • African-Americans
    • Biography

    Keywords:

    • Gallery Project
    • Murals
    • Ann Arbor Art Fair
    • Arwulf Arwulf
    • Washtenaw Community College
    • Mike Kelley
    • Jim Shaw


  • What Price Pensions?, by James Leonard, page 21-22
  • Subjects:

    • Washtenaw County - Government
    • Labor Contracts
    • Ann Arbor - Budget

    Keywords:

    • Catherine McClary
    • Pensions
    • Rick Snyder
    • John Hieftje
    • Verna McDaniel
    • Employee Benefits
    • Tom Crawford
    • Roger Fraser
    • Monica Boote


  • We're at the Mercy of the State, by James Leonard, page 23
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Labor Contracts
    • Laws and Legislation
    • Michigan - Government Departments & Agencies

    Keywords:

    • Nancy Hoover
    • Deb Mexicotte
    • Robert Allen


  • Erin's Caldecott, by Steve Gilzow, page 25
  • Subjects:

    • Authors
    • Awards, Honors, Prizes
    • Biography
    • Art & Artists

    Keywords:

    • A Sick Day for Amos McGee
    • Illustrators
    • Erin Stead
    • American Library Association
    • Phil Stead
    • Caldecott Medal
    • Ian Nagy
    • Books of Wonder
    • Neal Porter
    • Washtenaw Community College
    • David Small


  • Frita Batidos: Eve's Blooming Riot [Restaurants], by M. B. Lewis, page 27
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Ethnic Foods

    Keywords:

    • Eve Arnoff


  • Passport: Foibles of Youth [Restaurants], by Lee Lawrence, page 28-29
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants - Reviews


  • Advantage Sports Opens [Marketplace Changes], page 31
  • Subjects:

    • Sporting Goods - Retail

    Keywords:

    • Mike Charles
    • Scott Schmunk
    • Jamie Schmunk


  • Fancy Papers by the Airport [Marketplace Changes], page 31-32
  • Subjects:

    • Retail Shops

    Keywords:

    • Creative Papers
    • Susan Butler
    • Stationery
    • Paper Crafts
    • Airport Plaza
    • Barrett Butler


  • 7-Eleven [Briefly Noted], page 33
  • Subjects:

    • Convenience Stores
    • Franchises

    Keywords:

    • Linda Russ


  • Glass Shack Mosaic Studio [Briefly Noted], page 32-33
  • Subjects:

    • Art & Artists
    • Galleries

    Keywords:

    • Haley Alcock


  • Suburban Chevrolet Cadillac Saab Hummer [Briefly Noted], page 33
  • Subjects:

    • Automobile Dealers

    Keywords:

    • Mike Mosser


  • Downtown Home & Garden [In the Works], page 33-34
  • Subjects:

    • Food - Retail
    • Food - Carryout & Delivery

    Keywords:

    • Mark's Carts
    • Mark Hodesh


  • Hut-K [In the Works], page 34
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants
    • Ethnic Foods

    Keywords:

    • Mahaveer Bhojani
    • Sumi Bhojani


  • Closings, page 34-35
  • Subjects:

    • Business - Closings

    Keywords:

    • College Shoe Repair
    • Fox Tent and Awning
    • House of Sofas
    • Eve
    • La Marsa
    • Beyond Juice
    • Great Wraps


  • Burns Park Players: Ann Arbor's Upper West Side [Plays], by Sally Mitani, page 41
  • Subjects:

    • Theater - Reviews


  • Nicholas Delbanco: Tribal Elders in the World of Art [Nonfiction], by Keith Taylor, page 46
  • Subjects:

    • Books & Reading
    • Authors

    Keywords:

    • Art of Old Age


  • Rudresh Mahanthappa and Vijay Iver: Jazz for a New America [Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 51
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Power Center for the Performing Arts


  • River Raisin Ragtime Revue: Joplin and More [Ragtime], by James Leonard, page 55
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews


  • Lewis Black: Suffering No Fools [Indignation], by Michael Betzold, page 58
  • Subjects:

    • Michigan Theater
    • Concerts


  • Kruger Brothers: a Swiss Appreciation of the Appalachian Landscape [New Acoustic Music], by James M. Manheim, page 64
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Ark


  • December 2010 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 72
  • Subjects:

    • Houses - Cost of
    • Real Estate


  • I Spy [Back Page], by Sally Bjork, page 75
  • Subjects:

    • Historic Buildings
    • Ann Arbor - History
    • Local History
    • Contests

    Keywords:

    • Kathy Peterson
    • Louisa Griffes
    • Cafe Felix
    • Mongolian Grill
    • Tess Roth
    • St. Joseph Mercy Health System