Ann Arbor Observer, April 2011

Published In:
Ann Arbor Observer,
1976-current

Publisher: Ann Arbor Observer Company

Date: April 2011


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

  • Star Power [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Films
    • Power Center for the Performing Arts

    Keywords:

    • George Clooney
    • Ides of March


  • Collision Course [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Handicapped
    • Ann Arbor Transportation Authority
    • Accidents - Buses
    • Lawsuits

    Keywords:

    • Jeffrey Stamm
    • Jerry Foster
    • Mary Stasiak


  • Huron Hills Reprieve [UpFront], page9
  • Subjects:

    • Golf Courses
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, Commissions, etc.
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Parks - Ann Arbor

    Keywords:

    • Huron Hill Golf Course
    • Colin Smith


  • Theater Repotted [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Theater

    Keywords:

    • New Theatre Project
    • TNTP
    • Keith Paul Medelis


  • Glory for Greenhills [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Films
    • Human Interest
    • Greenhills School

    Keywords:

    • Natalie Portman
    • Ashton Kutcher
    • No Strings Attached
    • Aaron Goldstein
    • Elizabeth Meriwether
    • Heath Meriwether
    • Bruce Zellers
    • Nancy Goldstein


  • Meals for Mott [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan - Hospitals
    • Human Interest
    • Holidays

    Keywords:

    • C. S. Mott Children's Hospital
    • Paula Crosby
    • John Crosby
    • Julie Leonard
    • Angelo's Restaurant
    • Steve Vangelatos


  • Reinvention or Deja Vu? [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Subjects:

    • Economic Conditions - Michigan
    • Unemployment
    • Journalists & Journalism
    • World Wide Web

    Keywords:

    • AnnArbor.com
    • Rick Snyder
    • Lon Horwedel
    • Matt Kramer
    • Ann Arbor News
    • Ann Arbor Chronicle
    • Mary Morgan
    • Layoffs
    • Omniture
    • Tony Dearing
    • Ed Vielmetti
    • James Dickson
    • Amalie Nash
    • David Jesse
    • Stefanie Murray
    • Detroit Free Press
    • Groupon


  • Borders Goes Bankrup [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11-13
  • Subjects:

    • Bookstores
    • Borders
    • Economic Conditions

    Keywords:

    • Borders Group
    • Mike Edwards
    • Albert Greco


  • Arts Cuts [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13-15
  • Subjects:

    • Economic Conditions
    • Nonprofits
    • Art & Artists
    • United States - Departments & Agencies

    Keywords:

    • National Endowment for the Arts
    • Susan Froelich
    • Washtenaw County Arts Alliance
    • Kerrytown Concert House
    • Edgefest
    • Deanna Relyea
    • Artrain
    • Debra Polich
    • Michigan Council for the Arts and Cultural Affairs
    • NEA
    • Russ Collins
    • Michigan Theater
    • University Musical Society
    • Ken Fischer


  • Owls in Love [Inside Ann Arbor], page 17
  • Subjects:

    • Birds & Birding

    Keywords:

    • Leslie Science and Nature Center
    • Raptors
    • Francie Krawcke
    • Michael Kielb
    • Birds of Washtenaw County
    • Faye Stoner


  • Crime Map, page 19
  • Subjects:

    • Crime & Criminals
    • Ann Arbor Police Department


  • Buzz Alexander: Making Art in Michigan's Prisons [Ann Arborites], by Donna Iadipaolo, page21
  • Subjects:

    • Biography
    • Human Interest
    • Art & Artists
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff

    Keywords:

    • William Alexander
    • Janie Paul
    • Exhibition of Art by Michigan Prisoners
    • Duderstadt Center Gallery
    • Prison Creative Arts Project
    • PCAP
    • Sam Henley
    • Josh Cole
    • Robert Dockter
    • Elizabeth Miklosovic


  • Behind the Green Apron [My Town], by David Stringer, page 23-25
  • Subjects:

    • Human Interest
    • Coffee Shops

    Keywords:

    • Starbucks
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Huron High School
    • Jim Tobin
    • John Mahoney
    • Richard Gere
    • Rob Reiner
    • Bill Ford


  • Ordinary Heros [My Town], by J. Adrian Wylie, page 25
  • Subjects:

    • Books & Reading
    • University of Michigan - Athletics

    Keywords:

    • Friends of the Ann Arbor District Library
    • Lloyd Carr
    • Tom Casalini
    • Allen J. Lynch
    • Medal of Honor


  • Taxing Question, by James Leonard, page 27-29
  • Subjects:

    • Taxation - Ann Arbor & Washtenaw County
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Ann Arbor - Budget
    • Economic Conditions - Ann Arbor & Washtenaw County

    Keywords:

    • Tony Derezinski
    • Mark Hodesh
    • Chris Taylor
    • Sabre Briere
    • Roger Fraser
    • John Petz
    • Ann Arbor / Ypsilanti Regional Chamber of Commerce
    • University of Michigan
    • Tom Crawford
    • John Hieftje
    • Carsten Hohnke
    • Albert Berriz


  • Who Is Dale Newman, and Why Do People Hate Him?, by Sally Mitani, page 31-33
  • Subjects:

    • Real Estate
    • Lawsuits
    • Ann Arbor - City Ordinances
    • Crime & Criminals
    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Foreclosures

    Keywords:

    • Michigan Inn
    • Christine Dong
    • DTE
    • Robert West
    • Fuzzy Dice Company
    • Granny Wheels
    • Green Beater Service
    • Eastern Accents
    • Town Center Plaza
    • Carol Sun
    • Jack Kenny
    • Fourth Avenue Gallery
    • Pam Craven
    • Salon Vertigo
    • Ed Shaffran
    • Dennis Seras
    • Fourth Avenue Financial


  • Metcalf Modern, by Grace Shackman, page 35-37
  • Subjects:

    • Architects
    • Architecture
    • Historic Buildings
    • Biography
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff

    Keywords:

    • Bob Metcalf
    • Bettie Metcalf
    • Ann Arbor Hills
    • George Brigham
    • Richard Crane
    • Florence Crane
    • Tivador Balogh
    • William Werner
    • Zeke Jabbour
    • Gordie Rogers
    • John Holland
    • Elmer Gilbert
    • Marshall Sahlins
    • Judy Marans
    • Norm Tyler
    • Ilene Tyler
    • Lois Verbrugge
    • Nancy Deromedi
    • David Deromedi
    • Leslie White
    • Mary White
    • Lois Kane
    • Gordie Kane
    • Monica Ponce de Leon
    • Greg Saldana
    • Millard Pryor


  • Generation Gap: bd's Mongolian and Flat Top Grill [Restaurants], page 39-40
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants - Reviews


  • Gro Blue Grows [Marketplace Changes], page 43
  • Subjects:

    • Gardens & Gardening

    Keywords:

    • Kriss Pullen
    • Hydroponics
    • Hemp
    • Geechi Bleu
    • Gigi Bennett
    • Maurice Archer
    • Applerose
    • Medical Marijuana
    • HEMMP


  • Wood Smoke on Washtenaw [Marketplace Changes], page 41-42
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants

    Keywords:

    • Satchel's BBQ
    • Hugh Morgan


  • Dabu [Briefly Noted], page 44
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants
    • Ethnic Foods

    Keywords:

    • Sushi Nara
    • Donghun Jang
    • Jessica Jang
    • Arbor Square Plaza


  • Mythologic Computers [Briefly Noted], page 44
  • Subjects:

    • Computers - Retail
    • Computers - Hardware & Peripherals
    • Computer Games

    Keywords:

    • Josh Tacey
    • Jeff Cline
    • Charlie Brown


  • O'Leary Paints [Briefly Noted], page 44-46
  • Subjects:

    • Paint & Wallpaper - Retail

    Keywords:

    • Anderson Paint
    • Dave O'Leary
    • John O'Leary
    • Silver Lead Paint
    • Bob Anderson
    • Steve Keith


  • In The Works [Marketplace Changes], page46-47
  • Subjects:

    • Gift Shops
    • Art & Artists
    • Tailors & Clothing Designers

    Keywords:

    • Occasionally
    • Linda Brinker
    • Jim Curtis
    • John Curtis
    • Cherry Republic
    • Sixteen Hands
    • Jill Damon
    • Rick Wedel
    • Shahin Uzunjian
    • Shahin's
    • Verizon
    • Barclay's
    • Dan Heikkinen
    • Heather O'Neal
    • Himalayan Bazaar


  • Closings, page 47
  • Subjects:

    • Business - Closings

    Keywords:

    • Borders Books
    • Sze-Chuan West


  • Breathe Owl Breathe: Just Plain Zany [Avant-Pop], by Chris Berggren, page 50
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews

    Keywords:

    • The Ark


  • U-M Baseball: Baseball's Quaint Backwater [Sports], by Michael Betzold, page 55
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan - Athletics

    Keywords:

    • Ray Fisher Stadium


  • Ellen Rowe: Teaching While Doing [Jazz], by Sandor Slomovits, page 58
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff

    Keywords:

    • Kerrytown Concert House


  • Clayton Eshleman: Radical Imagination [Poetry], by Keith Taylor, page 61
  • Subjects:

    • Authors

    Keywords:

    • Copper Colored Mountain Arts' Red Barn


  • Gebhard Ullmann and Steve Swell: Cool Struttin' [Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 63
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews

    Keywords:

    • Kerrytown Concert House


  • Adrian Legg: Quiet Guitar Heroics [Virtuoso Guitar], by , page
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews

    Keywords:

    • The Ark


  • Off and Running: Adopting a Realistic View [Films], by Michael Betzold, page 73
  • Subjects:

    • Films

    Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor District Library


  • Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra: the path to Mahler's Third is Stewn with Strings and Winds [Classical Music', by James Leonard, page 79
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra
    • Music - Reviews

    Keywords:

    • A2SO


  • February 2011 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 92
  • Subjects:

    • Real Estate
    • Houses - Cost of


  • I Spy [Back Page], by Sally Bjork, page 95
  • Subjects:

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

    Keywords:

    • Kathy Babcock
    • See Eyeware
    • Bennett Optometry
    • Beth Simon
    • Vogel's Safe and Lock
    • Joe Clements
    • Bea Clements
    • Logan Restaurant
    • 115 W. Washington
    • Flame Bar
    • Pamel Kittel
    • Great Harvest Bread Company