Ann Arbor Observer, August 2011

Publisher: 
Ann Arbor Observer Company
Parent ID: 
Ann Arbor Observer
Month: 
August
Year: 
2011

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

  • Musical Pipes [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Michigan Theater
    • Music
    • Local History

    Keywords:

    • Organs
    • Pipe Organs
    • Scott Smith
    • Barton Organ
    • Jee Granger
    • Scott Smith Pipe Organs
    • Henry Aldridge


  • Super Shelter [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor Transportation Authority
    • Mass Transit
    • Arborland

    Keywords:

    • TheRide
    • Bus Shelters
    • Dollar Tree
    • Michael Ford


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

    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, Commissions, etc.
    • Ann Arbor - City Ordinances
    • Theater
    • Zoning

    Keywords:

    • The New Theatre Project
    • TNTP
    • Keith Paul Medelis
    • Pot & Box
    • Mix Studio Theater
    • ThreeFold Productions
    • Sarah Lucas
    • Blackbird Theater


  • Doggie Dream [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Human Interest
    • Humane Society of Huron Valley
    • Pets
    • Animal Welfare

    Keywords:

    • Ackley Kennels
    • Ralph Pasola
    • Ann Arbor News
    • HSHV
    • Stephanie Teasley


  • Two-Wheeled Tour [UpFront], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Music
    • Musicians
    • The Ark
    • Bicycling
    • Travel

    Keywords:

    • Steel Wheels
    • Trent Wagler
    • Jay Lapp


  • Good News for Drivers [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Parking
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, Commissions, etc.
    • Ann Arbor - Budget
    • Ann Arbor - City Employees

    Keywords:

    • Parking Tickets
    • Parking Meters
    • Barnett Jones
    • Jim Casabianca
    • Parking Enforcement
    • Tom Crawford


  • Mr. Irwin Goes to Lansing [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Subjects:

    • Michigan House of Representatives
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Taxation - Michigan
    • Local Government

    Keywords:

    • Jeff Irwin
    • Emergency Financial Manager
    • Republican Party
    • Democratic Party
    • Human Services


  • Downstream [Inside Ann Arbor], page 12-13
  • Subjects:

    • Argo Dam
    • Huron River
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Michigan - Government Departments & Agencies
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, Commissions, etc.

    Keywords:

    • Canoeing
    • Kayaking
    • Recreation
    • Argo Pond
    • Michigan Department of Environmental Quality
    • MDEQ
    • Detroit Edison
    • Headrace
    • Huron River Watershed Council
    • Rowing
    • Ann Arbor Park Advisory Commission
    • Molly Wade
    • Cheryl Saam
    • Canoe Liveries
    • Gallup Park
    • Argo Park
    • Bike Paths
    • Border to Border Trail


  • Car Wash Woman [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13-14
  • Subjects:

    • Human Interest
    • Service Industry

    Keywords:

    • Frank Wilhelm
    • Jessie Mellish
    • Main Street Auto Wash
    • Matt Mellish


  • Crime Map, page 17
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Crime & Criminals


  • Demond Johnson: From Iraq to Reality TV [Ann Arborites], by Eve Silberman, page 19
  • Subjects:

    • Fitness Studios
    • Television Programs

    Keywords:

    • War in Iraq
    • NBC
    • Biggest Loser
    • A2 Professionals
    • Kyra Clark
    • Weight Loss
    • Mike McGinn
    • Berkis Johnson
    • Ann Arbor Rec and Ed
    • Darrell Hough
    • Andrea Hough
    • U. S. Army
    • Packard Health Clinic


  • Eco-hero or Menace: Digging Into Red Wigglers at the MRF [My Town], by Margaret A. Leary, page 21
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, Commissions, etc.
    • Recycling
    • Recycle Ann Arbor
    • Trash

    Keywords:

    • MRF
    • Materials Recovery Facility
    • Sarah Archer
    • Iris Waste Diversion Specialists LLC
    • Invasive Species
    • Night Crawlers
    • Worms
    • Cindy Hale
    • University of Michigan Biological Station
    • Vermi-composting
    • Dave Borneman
    • Natural Area Preservation


  • The Good, the Bad and the MRF, by James Leonard, page 23 - 25
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, Commissions, etc.
    • Recycling
    • Trash
    • Ann Arbor - Budget
    • Nonprofits
    • Recycle Ann Arbor
    • Demographics & Statistics

    Keywords:

    • Materials Recovery Facility
    • Melinda Uerling
    • Single Stream Recycling
    • Allen Kennedy
    • Gerald Rush
    • Tom McMurtrie
    • ReCommunity
    • Jim Frey
    • Resources Recycling Systems
    • RAA
    • Recyclebank
    • Atul Nanada
    • John Hieftje
    • Sabre Briere
    • Mike Garfield
    • Ecology Center


  • Corn Man, by Eve Silberman, page 27 - 29
  • Subjects:

    • Zingerman's
    • Farms & Farming
    • Restaurants
    • Cooking
    • Awards, Honors, Prizes
    • Gardens & Gardening

    Keywords:

    • Alex Young
    • James Beard Foundation
    • Chefs
    • Zingerman's Roadhouse
    • Kelly Young
    • Bethany Young
    • Alex's Road Rage Barbeque Sauce
    • Ethan Young
    • Emma Young
    • Lucy Young
    • Paul Saginaw
    • Ari Weinzweig
    • Jan Longone
    • Artisanal Foods
    • Cornman Farms
    • Mark Baerwold
    • Composting
    • Organic Farming
    • Wendy Caldwell
    • Zingerman's Creamery
    • 4-H
    • Locavores


  • Street Walkers, by Vickie Elmer, page 31 -33
  • Subjects:

    • Homelessness
    • Human Interest
    • Social Services
    • Delonis Center
    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Crime & Criminals
    • Ann Arbor - City Ordinances
    • Housing
    • Senior Citizens

    Keywords:

    • Panhandling
    • Arthur Fillbrun
    • Earl Uomoto
    • Fleetwood Diner
    • Starbucks
    • Lisa Bell
    • Spooner
    • Farmers Market
    • People's Food Coop
    • Lily Demiri
    • Groundcover News
    • Street Outreach Task Force
    • Zachary Storey
    • ViolinMonster
    • Nickels Arcarde
    • Paul Miles
    • Musicians
    • Rissa Haynes
    • Crutch Man
    • Main Street
    • Kerrytown
    • Susan Beckett
    • Zingerman's Creamery


  • Mark's Carts: Something New Under the Sun [Restaurants], by M.B. Lewis, page 35
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Ethnic Foods
    • Street Vendors
    • Food - Carryout & Delivery

    Keywords:

    • Mark Hodesh
    • Downtown Home and Garden
    • Food Courts
    • Humble Hogs
    • San Street
    • Darcy's Cart
    • Eat
    • Blake Reetz
    • Lunch Room
    • Debajo del Sol
    • Cristina Trapani-Scott
    • Huk-K
    • People's Pierogi Collective
    • Ann Arbor - City Ordinances


  • Joy of Drive-Ins: Bill's, Roy's, and the Chick-Inn [Restaurants], by Lee Lawrence, page 35 - 39
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants - Reviews

    Keywords:

    • Kluck's
    • Bill's Drive-In
    • Roy's Squeeze Inn
    • Chick-Inn


  • Encore, Encore [Marketplace Changes], page 41
  • Subjects:

    • Records Tapes Discs - Retail
    • Music

    Keywords:

    • Encore Recordings
    • Jim Dwyer
    • Bill McClelland
    • Encore Records
    • Liberty Music
    • Used-Music Stores
    • Peter Dale
    • Rolling Stone Magazine
    • Volunteers & Volunteering


  • Miki Lightens Up [Marketplace Changes], page 41-42
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants
    • Ethnic Foods

    Keywords:

    • Sushi
    • Sushi Zen
    • Felisha Kim
    • Yoon Kim
    • Ann Lin
    • Tamiko's
    • Fuji
    • James Bee
    • Kevin Choi


  • Way I Super Market Opens [Marketplace Changes], page 42
  • Subjects:

    • Food - Retail
    • Ethnic Foods
    • Supermarkets
    • Plymouth Road Mall

    Keywords:

    • Ted Li
    • Bella Vino
    • Dong Yu China Market
    • Asian Markets


  • Spoil Me [Briefly Noted], page 42-43
  • Subjects:

    • Pets & Pet Supplies

    Keywords:

    • Scio Town Center
    • Shauna Williams


  • Westside Furniture Consighnment Emporium [Briefly Noted], page 43
  • Subjects:

    • Furniture - Retail
    • Consignment Shops

    Keywords:

    • Joe Grammatico
    • Wine Etc.
    • Gary Wilbert


  • American Home Fitness [Briefly Noted], page 43
  • Subjects:

    • Exercise Equipment

    Keywords:

    • REI
    • Whole Foods
    • Ethan Allen
    • Adam Burns
    • Cranbrook Village


  • Taste Our Goods [Briefly Noted], page 43
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants
    • Food - Carryout & Delivery

    Keywords:

    • Kerrytwon
    • Sparrow Market
    • Elena Levin
    • Bob Sparrow


  • Tower Mini Market [Briefly Noted], page 43
  • Subjects:

    • Food - Retail
    • Party Store

    Keywords:

    • Nabeel Gneym
    • Tower Plaza


  • Closings, page 43
  • Subjects:

    • Business - Closings

    Keywords:

    • Ionnia
    • Nickels Arcade


  • Dragon Wagon: Acoustic Sounds Rule the Summer [Roots Music], by James M. Manheim, page 45
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Nightclubs


  • Dude, Where's My Play?: Purple Rose and the Oyster Considered [Plays], by Sally Mitania, page 51
  • Subjects:

    • Theater - Reviews
    • Purple Rose Theater


  • Paul Burch: Fresh Takes on Traditional Country [Country Music], by James M. Manheim, page 57
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews

    Keywords:

    • Kerrytown District Association
    • NashBash


  • Saxophonist Janelle Reichman: Second Homecoming [Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 59
  • Subjects:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Kerrytown Concert House


  • Ellen Baker: The Shadow of the Past [Fiction], by Keith Taylor, page 63
  • Subjects:

    • Books & Reading
    • Authors

    Keywords:

    • Nicola's Books


  • June 2011 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 68
  • Subjects:

    • Houses - Cost of
    • Real Estate


  • I Spy [Back Page], by Sally Bjork, page 71
  • Subjects:

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

    Keywords:

    • Kara Rumsey
    • Sarah Lillie
    • Joel Henry-Fisher
    • Ginny Russell-Sheldon
    • Vicky Henry
    • John Bingamon
    • Cherie Holodnick
    • Kari Magill
    • George Fisher
    • 110 Felch St
    • Seva Restaurant