Ann Arbor Observer, April 2014

Published In:
Ann Arbor Observer,
1976-current

Publisher: Ann Arbor Observer Company

Date: April 2014


The following articles appeared in the April 2014 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • Green Thieves [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Crime & Criminals
    • Retail Trade
    • Recycling
    • Sparrow Market
    • Kerrytown
    • Ann Arbor Police Department

    People:

    • Bob Sparrow

    Places:

    • 407 N 5th Ave


  • Livestrong [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Cancer
    • Ann Arbor YMCA
    • Physical Fitness

    People:

    • Marie Kuhlman
    • Suzanne Kessler
    • Eddy Chacon-Lontin

    Places:

    • 400 W Washington St


  • SafeHouse's Budget Crunch [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Shelters
    • Domestic Violence
    • United States - Departments & Agencies
    • Homelessness
    • Fundraising

    People:

    • Barbara Niess-May

    Places:

    • 4100 Clark Rd


  • Turtle Stewards [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Wildlife
    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • Animal Welfare
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments
    • Ann Arbor Natural Areas Preservation Program
    • Volunteers & Volunteering

    People:

    • Patrick Terry


  • Peacemaking At Court [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Courts - Washtenaw County
    • Courts - Michigan
    • Native Americans
    • Courts - Tribal
    • Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians
    • Dispute Resolution Center

    People:

    • Claire Tinkerhess
    • Susan Butterwick
    • Lucile Kirk-Malcolm
    • Timothy Connors
    • Michael Petoskey
    • Paul Raphael
    • Belinda Dulin


  • Driving The Drunken Student [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11 - 12
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Students
    • University of Michigan - Fraternities & Sororities
    • Getaway Tours & Charters
    • Limousine Services
    • Alcoholism
    • University of Michigan Substance Abuse Research Center
    • Statistics
    • University of Michigan Interfraternity Council
    • Wolverine Wellness
    • Counseling & Pyschotherapy

    People:

    • Mark Reddock
    • Tommy Wydra
    • Mary Jo Desprez


  • The Clothesline Lady [Inside Ann Arbor], page 12 - 14
  • Keywords:

    • Retirement
    • Antiques & Collectibles
    • Lectures
    • Jewish Community Center
    • Senior Citizens

    People:

    • Anne Lawrence


  • Friend of the Court [Inside Ann Arbor], page 14 - 15
  • Keywords:

    • Courts - Michigan
    • Gabriel Richard High School
    • Crime & Criminals
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Detroit Free Press
    • Associated Press
    • United States Supreme Court
    • Michigan - Government Departments & Agencies

    People:

    • Matilyn Sarosi
    • Jon Muth
    • Kimm Sarosi
    • Bill Schuette
    • Dakota Eliason
    • Raymond Carp
    • Cortez Davis


  • A Circus in the Trees [Inside Ann Arbor]
  • , page 15 - 17

    Keywords:

    • Circus
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • Trees
    • Art & Artists
    • Arbor Solaris

    People:

    • Christopher Nolte


  • John Dingell's Long View [Observer Interview], by Eve Silberman, page 19 -21
  • Keywords:

    • United States Congress
    • Retirement
    • Kensington Court Hotel
    • Speeches
    • Redistricting
    • Elections - Federal
    • Ann Arbor - Mayor
    • Mass Transit
    • Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (AAATA)
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Salaries & Wages
    • Environment
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • World War II
    • United States - President

    People:

    • John D. Dingell
    • Lynn Rivers
    • John Heiftje
    • Chris Schuler
    • Fred Veigel
    • Franklin D. Roosevelt
    • Harry S. Truman
    • John F. Kennedy
    • George W. Bush
    • Richard J. Nixon
    • Debbie Dingell


  • A Flower For All Seasons: Cools Shade at County Farm Park [Outside], by Bob Feldman, Jorja Feldman, page 23
  • Keywords:

    • Parks - Washtenaw County
    • Flowers
    • Recreation
    • County Farm Park
    • Washtenaw County - Government
    • Landscape Architects

    People:

    • Jeff Dehring
    • Ray Edsel

    Places:

    • 2230 Platt Rd


  • Crime Map, page 25
  • Keywords:

    • Crime & Criminals
    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Statistics


  • What Can I Have Gotten Myself Into? [My Town], by Stephanie Kadel Taras, page 27
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor City Club
    • Clubs & Organizations
    • Volunteers & Volunteering
    • Nonprofits
    • Books & Reading
    • Poetry

    People:

    • Susan Smith Gray
    • Kathleen Fitzgerald
    • Barb Pomey

    Places:

    • 1830 Washtenaw Ave


  • Martin Contreras and Keith Orr [Ann Arborites], by Eve Silberman, page 29
  • Keywords:

    • Aut Bar
    • Restaurants
    • Bars
    • Gay & Lesbian Community
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Courts - Federal
    • AIDS (Disease)
    • Washtenaw County Clerk
    • Common Language Bookstore
    • Ann Arbor Downtown Development Authority
    • Elections
    • American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
    • Signs & Signage
    • Michigan Liquor Control Commission
    • Economic Conditions - Michigan
    • Demonstrations & Protests
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • Flame Bar
    • Immigrants
    • La Casita de Lupe Restaurant

    People:

    • Martin Contreras
    • Keith Orr
    • Bernard Friedman
    • Mark Brigance

    Places:

    • 315 Braun Ct


  • Aut at Night, by Peter Matthews, page 30
  • Keywords:

    • Aut Bar
    • Restaurants
    • Bars
    • Gay & Lesbian Community

    People:

    • Martin Contreras
    • Keith Orr
    • Laura Mendez
    • Keith Haring

    Places:

    • 315 Braun Ct


  • A Road Back From Walking The Streets - The County Tackles Sex Trafficking , by Patrick Dunn, page 32 - 33
  • Keywords:

    • Crime & Criminals
    • Human Sex Trafficking
    • Child Abuse
    • Sexual Assaut
    • Foster Care
    • Domestic Violence
    • Lovelight Foundation
    • Courts - Washtenaw County
    • Michigan State Police
    • World Wide Web
    • Red Roof Inn
    • Prostitution
    • University of Michigan Human Trafficking Clinic
    • Ann Arbor Police Department

    People:

    • Christina Linguidi
    • Peg Talburtt
    • Peter Cummings
    • Julie Fisher Cummings
    • Charles Pope
    • Elizabeth Campbell
    • Edward Price


  • EPA Comes Clean - It's Not the Tests. It's the Real World, by James Leonard, page 35 - 37
  • Keywords:

    • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
    • United States - Departments & Agencies
    • National Vehicle and Fuel Emissions Laboratory
    • Automobile Emissions
    • Research
    • Air Pollution
    • Environment
    • Automotive Manufacturing
    • Hyundai-Kai
    • Ford Motor Co.

    People:

    • Chris Grundler
    • Byron Bunker
    • David Haugen

    Places:

    • 2565 Plymouth Rd


  • Michigan's Homeopathic Hospital, by Margaret F. Wagner, page 39 - 41
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Hospitals
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • University of Michigan Homeopathic Hospital
    • North Hall
    • Historic Buildings
    • Local History
    • Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC)
    • University of Michigan - Board of Regents
    • Michigan Legislature
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Michigan Supreme Court
    • American Medical Association (AMA)
    • Demolitions

    People:

    • Royal S. Copeland
    • Samuel Hahnemann
    • Henry Tappan
    • James B. Angell
    • Zina Pitcher
    • Federal Vanderburgh
    • William Adams
    • Harris Coulter
    • Wilbert Hinsdale
    • Seneca Litchard
    • Willis Watkins
    • Paul Starr

    Places:

    • 1105 N University Ave


  • Old German Bar and Bierkeller: A Lot Going On [Restaurant Reviews], by M. B. Lewis, page 43
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Old German Restaurant
    • Grizzly Peak Restaurant
    • Del Rio Bar

    Places:

    • 117 S Ashley


  • A Taste of Soul: Biggie's Back [Restaurant Reviews] , by Lee Lawrence, page 43 - 44
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • A Taste of Soul by Biggie's Restaurant

    People:

    • Victor Swanson

    Places:

    • 97 Spring St Ypsilanti


  • Terry B's [Quick Bite], by Lee Lawrence, page 44
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Terry B's Restaurant

    Places:

    • 7954 Ann Arbor St Dexter


  • From Damascus to Damas [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 47
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Damas Restaurant
    • Woodland Plaza
    • Refugees

    People:

    • Lamis Barawi
    • Jawad Seif
    • Sarah Seif
    • Biwako Sushi
    • Riad Seif
    • Dania Shikh Fadle
    • Hassan Qutob

    Places:

    • 2276 S Main


  • Saddling Up The Urban Cyclist [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 47 - 49
  • Keywords:

    • Bicycles - Sales & Service
    • Sic Transit Cycles
    • Adrian's T-Shirts
    • Lower Town
    • Remodeling & Renovation

    People:

    • Joe Bollinger
    • Michael Firn
    • Duc Tang

    Places:

    • 1002 Pontiac Tr


  • Legion [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 49
  • Keywords:

    • Eastern Michigan University - Students
    • Clothing - Design & Manufacturing
    • Clothing Retail
    • Legion

    People:

    • Michael Kao
    • Jay Tiempo

    Places:

    • 205 N Main


  • Maiz Cantina - Los Amigos Fiesta [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 49
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Business - Closings
    • Maiz Cantina Restaurant
    • Los Amigos Fiesta Restaurant

    People:

    • David Corona
    • Juan Hernandez
    • Jason Branham

    Places:

    • 4855 Washtenaw


  • Total Hockey [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 49 - 51
  • Keywords:

    • Sporting Goods - Retail
    • Total Hockey

    People:

    • Harrison Niemann

    Places:

    • 2771 Oak Valley Dr


  • Move [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 51
  • Keywords:

    • Move
    • Fitness Studios
    • Movement Center
    • Expressions Design Center
    • Foot Solutions
    • Business - Closings

    People:

    • Elaine Economou
    • Aimee McDonald-Anderson
    • Toula Georgakas
    • Donna English

    Places:

    • 3780 Jackson Rd


  • Buffalo Wild Wings [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 51
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Buffalo Wild Wings Restaurant
    • Franchises
    • JK&T Wings

    People:

    • Ben Storey
    • Jason Garrity

    Places:

    • 3150 Boardwalk


  • Orange Leaf Yogurt [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 51
  • Keywords:

    • Ice Cream & Yogurt Parlors
    • Orange Leaf Yogurt
    • Franchises
    • Traver Village
    • Woodland Plaza

    People:

    • Jason Zalewski
    • Scott McLean

    Places:

    • 2613 Plymouth
    • 2216 S Main


  • Closings [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitania, page 51 - 52
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Mercy's Restaurant
    • Bell Tower Hotel
    • Dogma Catmantoo
    • Pets & Pet Supplies
    • Naked Furniture
    • Furniture - Retail
    • Bankruptcy
    • Hot Hydro
    • Hydroponics

    People:

    • Mercy Kasle
    • Steve Kasle
    • Ryan Gillies
    • Alice Liberson
    • Peter Bilakos
    • Olga Bilakos
    • Diana Slaughter
    • Ron LaFleur
    • Joe Collins
    • Kai Brodersen


  • Fuzz Fest: Muggs and Much More [Hard Rock], by Patrick Dunn, page 56
  • Keywords:

    • Music Festivals
    • Fuzz Fest
    • Woodruff's Bar
    • Snaggletooth (Musical Group)

    People:

    • Chris Taylor

    Places:

    • 36 E Cross St Ypsilanti


  • Venus In Fur: Fifty Shades of Something [Theater], by Sally Mitani, page 61
  • Keywords:

    • Theater - Reviews
    • Performance Network

    People:

    • Sebastin Gerstner
    • Maggie Meyer

    Places:

    • 120 E Huron St


  • Sumkali: Joyous Blending [Fusion Music], by Sandor Slomovits, page 66
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Sumkali (Musical Group)
    • Crazy Wisdom Tea Room
    • Yellow Barn

    People:

    • John Churchville
    • Meeta Banerjee

    Places:

    • 114 S Main St


  • Doris Duke's Shangri La: Opulence and Islamic Art [Shangri La], by Jacqui Hinchey, page 69
  • Keywords:

    • Art - Reviews
    • Exhibits
    • University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA)

    People:

    • Doris Duke
    • Tim Street-Porter
    • Shahzia Sikander

    Places:

    • 525 S State St


  • Akademie fur Alte Musik Berlin: A Visit From the Bach Family [Akademie], by Arwulf Arwulf, page 75
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Akamus (Musical Group)
    • University Musical Society
    • Hill Auditorium

    Places:

    • 825 N University Ave


  • A. M. Homes: Our True Selves [Fiction], by Keith Taylor, page 79
  • Keywords:

    • Books & Reading
    • Authors
    • University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA)

    People:

    • A. M. Homes

    Places:

    • 525 S State St


  • Easy Virtue: Early and Pregnant Hitchcock [Film], by James M. Manheim, page 81
  • Keywords:

    • Movies - Reviews
    • Film
    • Michigan Theatre

    People:

    • Alfred Hitchcock

    Places:

    • 603 E Liberty


  • The Clarinet and Saxophone of Michael Moore [Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 83
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Kerrytown Concert House

    People:

    • Michael Moore

    Places:

    • 415 N 4th Ave


  • February 2014 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 104
  • Keywords:

    • Real Estate - Ann Arbor
    • Houses - Cost of


  • I Spy [Back Page], by Sally Bjork, page 107
  • Keywords:

    • Contests
    • Trees
    • Cafe Felix
    • Arcadian II Boutique
    • Ann Arbor Framing Co.
    • McFarland Tree Service

    People:

    • Lori K. Wintermeyer
    • Lisa Renko
    • Kathy Wirstrom
    • Joseph L. Gilenas
    • Linore Latham
    • Bruce Conforth
    • Linda Bankauskas

    Places:

    • 838 S Main St