Ann Arbor Observer, July 2015

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Ann Arbor Observer,
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Publisher: Ann Arbor Observer Company

Date: July 2015


The following articles appeared in the July 2015 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • Detention Art [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Washtenaw County Youth Center
    • Youth Arts Alliance
    • Social Services
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Art & Artists
    • University of Michigan Prison Creative Arts Project
    • Ozone House
    • Volunteers & Volunteering

    People:

    • Heather Wilson
    • Lisa Greco
    • Brittany Curran


  • Boycott Eden? [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • National Organization for Women (NOW)
    • People's Food Co-op
    • Boycotts
    • Eden Foods
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Affordable Care Act
    • Birth Control
    • Lawsuits
    • Thomas More Law Center

    People:

    • Michael Potter
    • Lesley Perkins
    • Ann Sprunger

    Places:

    • 216 N 4th Ave


  • Ann Arbor to China, and Back [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Computers - Applications & Software
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • Contests
    • TurtleCell
    • Digital Treasures
    • Verizon Wireless
    • Imports & Exports

    People:

    • Paul Schrems
    • Jeremy Lindlbauer
    • Anthony Girard


  • Not-So-Grim Reapers [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Food Gatherers
    • Gardens & Gardening
    • Hunger
    • Bethlehem United Church of Christ
    • Volunteers & Volunteering
    • Cemeteries
    • Delonis Center

    People:

    • Tom Ziesemer
    • Eileen Spring


  • Schools Showdown [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11 - 13
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Public Schools - Administration
    • Ann Arbor Board of Education
    • Labor Unions
    • Ann Arbor Education Association
    • Lawsuits

    People:

    • Jeanice Swift
    • Deb Mexicotte
    • Linda Carter
    • Marios Demetriou


  • Eaton's Bridge [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13 - 15
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Bridges
    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Subdivisions
    • Streets & Roads
    • Lans Basin Inc.
    • Neighborhood Associations
    • Elections - Ann Arbor

    People:

    • George Airey
    • Christopher Taylor
    • Jack Eaton
    • Ken Gottschlich
    • Graydon Krapohl
    • Julie Grand


  • Same Pets, New Vets [Inside Ann Arbor], page 15 - 16
  • Keywords:

    • Veterinarians & Veterinary Medicine
    • Pets
    • Woodland Animal Hospital
    • Pet Practice
    • Veterinary Centers of America
    • Woodland Plaza
    • Compassionate Care Animal Hospital

    People:

    • Ken Genova
    • Michele Forbes
    • Cynthia Barker
    • Sarah Kemner
    • Beth Kimber

    Places:

    • 2200 S Main St


  • Gentrification 2.0 [Inside Ann Arbor], page 16 - 19
  • Keywords:

    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Car Washes
    • Community Auto Wash
    • Big M Car Wash
    • Zippy Auto Wash

    People:

    • Vern Campbell
    • Kevin Campbell
    • Scott Campbell
    • Larry Paul
    • Susan Paul


  • Flag Memories: Counting Stars [Outside], by Bob Feldman, Jorja Feldman, page 21
  • Keywords:

    • Holidays
    • Fourth of July
    • Flags
    • Recreation

    People:

    • Robert G. Heft


  • Crime Map,page 23
  • Keywords:

    • Crime & Criminals
    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Statistics


  • Jeff and Marc Taras: Keeping the Vinyl Faith [Ann Arborities], by Matthew Thompson, page 25
  • Keywords:

    • Record Stores
    • PJ's Records
    • PJ's Lager House
    • Pastry Peddler
    • Discount Records
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • WEMU

    People:

    • Marc Taras
    • Jeff Taras
    • Paul Joseph Ryder
    • Don Easterbrook
    • Dave Haffey
    • Jackie Rowry
    • Stephanie Kadel Taras

    Places:

    • 617 Packard St


  • GameStart Takes Off , by James Leonard, page 27 - 29
  • Keywords:

    • Video Games
    • Computers - Applications & Software
    • GameStart
    • Menlo Innovations
    • Classes & Instruction
    • Pioneer High School
    • GameStop
    • Plymouth Road Plaza

    People:

    • Nate Aschenbach
    • David Arditti
    • Rich Sheridan

    Places:

    • 2765 Plymouth Rd


  • Coding In Detention, by James Leonard, page 29
  • Keywords:

    • Video Games
    • Computers - Applications & Software
    • GameStart
    • Classes & Instruction
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Ann Arbor District Library
    • Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum
    • Youth Arts Alliance
    • Michigan Council for the Arts and Cultural Affairs

    People:

    • Nate Aschenbach
    • Dave Arditti
    • Heather Wilson


  • Fletcher's Korea, by James Militzer, page 31 - 33
  • Keywords:

    • Veterans
    • Korean War
    • Prisoners of War
    • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
    • Awards Honors Prizes
    • Veterans Administration Hospital
    • Bell's Diner

    People:

    • Robert Fletcher
    • Carol Fletcher


  • Help Wanted: My Twenty-First-Century Job Hunt, by Kim Elsifor, page 35 - 37
  • Keywords:

    • Unemployment
    • Sears Roebuck & Co.
    • Cancer
    • Disabilities
    • Computers - Applications & Software
    • Mass Transit
    • Employment Services
    • Work Skills Corporation
    • Michigan Rehabilitation Services


  • The Elusive Collector, by Jan Schlain, page 39 - 43
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Art Fairs
    • Art & Artists
    • Guild of Art and Artisans
    • Fairs & Festivals

    People:

    • Arthur Nusbaum
    • Irving Nusbaum
    • Dan Hamburg
    • William Kidd
    • Charles Gatewood
    • Ralph Davis
    • Berry Davis
    • Collette Fortin
    • Nancy Vangieson
    • Scott Davis
    • Adam Bloomenstein
    • Gregg Palm
    • Bob Daily
    • Brad Patterson
    • Maurina Terauds
    • Laura Barnhardt-Corle
    • Paul Jackson
    • Renee Harris
    • Robert Hessler


  • The Judge's Spider, by Jan Schlain, page 43
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Art Fairs
    • Art & Artis
    • Fairs & Festivals
    • Courts - Washtenaw County

    People:

    • Donald Shelton
    • Thomas Yano
    • Marjorie Shelton
    • George Anderson


  • Casablanca: Vibrant, Adventurous, and Right Next Door [Restaurant Reviews], by Lee Lawrence, page 47 - 48
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Casablanca Restaurant

    Places:

    • 2333 Washtenaw Ypsilanti


  • Blank Slate Creamery: Super Natural Ice Cream [Restaurant Reviews], by M. B. Lewis, page 48 - 49
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Blank Slate Creamery
    • Ice Cream & Yogurt Parlors

    People:

    • Janice Sigler

    Places:

    • 300 W Liberty


  • Quick Bite, by M. B. Lewis, page 49
  • Keywords:

    • Food Trucks
    • Food - Carryout & Delivery
    • Ricewood Barbecue Truck
    • Morgan & York

    People:

    • Frank Ferejan
    • Gabe Golub

    Places:

    • 1928 Packard St


  • Big Gulp: Kroger Swallows Hiller's [Marketplace Changes], page 51
  • Keywords:

    • Supermarkets
    • Kroger Co.
    • Hiller's Markets
    • Mergers & Acquisitions
    • Arborland
    • Harris-Teeter
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Labor Unions
    • United Food and Commercial Workers

    People:

    • Ken McClure
    • Jim Hiller
    • Meg Major
    • Puneet Manchanda
    • Matt Sauber

    Places:

    • 3615 Washtenaw Ave


  • Fancy Cakes in the Courtyard Shops [Marketplace Changes], page 51 - 53
  • Keywords:

    • Bakeries & Confectioners
    • Cakes by Rubina
    • Courtyard Shops

    People:

    • Rubina Sadiq
    • Sohail Sadiq
    • Haris Sadiq
    • Maria Sadiq

    Places:

    • 1689 Plymouth Rd


  • La Marsa [Briefly Noted], page 53
  • Keywords:

    • M-Den
    • Sporting Goods - Retail
    • Gifts & Collectibles
    • La Marsa Restaurant

    People:

    • Ed Davidson
    • Dave Hirth
    • Doug Horning
    • Scott Hirth
    • Julie Corrin
    • Steve Horning

    Places:

    • 303 S State St


  • Elevation Burger [Briefly Noted], page 53
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Elevation Burger
    • Franchises

    People:

    • Mike Tayter
    • Sarah Tayter

    Places:

    • 529 E Liberty


  • Ann Arbor Cabinet & Counter [Briefly Noted], page 53 - 55
  • Keywords:

    • Kitchens
    • Remodeling & Renovation
    • Ann Arbor Cabinet & Counter
    • Lamp Post Plaza

    People:

    • Dan Helzerman
    • Chelsea D'Agostino

    Places:

    • 2414 E Stadium Blvd


  • Belle Tire [Briefly Noted],page 55
  • Keywords:

    • Automobiles - Parts & Supplies
    • Belle Tire

    People:

    • Sam Waze
    • Belle Waze
    • Don Barnes Sr.
    • Herb Waze
    • Jeremy Palmer
    • Sean Wilson

    Places:

    • 590 W Ellsworth Rd


  • Closings [Marketplace Changes], page 55
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Lexi's Toy Shop
    • Peaceable Kingdom
    • iT Boutique

    People:

    • Crystal Metzger
    • Lexi Metzger
    • Robert Hernandez
    • Nikki Wilson
    • Tess Fil
    • Reza Rahmani
    • Fritz Metzger
    • Bertha Metzger
    • Bud Metzger

    Places:

    • 328 S Ashley St


  • Junglefowl: Skilled Garage Rock [Rock], by Patrick Dunn, page 56
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Junglefowl (Musical Group)
    • Crossroads Bar and Grill
    • Blind Pig

    People:

    • Melissa Coppola
    • Stefan Carr


  • Ashley MacIsaac: Beyond Category [Fiddle Music], by Arwulf Arwulf, page 61
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • The Ark

    People:

    • Ashley MacIsaac

    Places:

    • 316 S Main St


  • The Polish Muslims: Parody With Purpose [Polka-Rock], by James M. Manheim, page 61
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Polish Muslims (Musical Group)
    • Top of the Park
    • WCBN


  • Encore's South Pacific: Doing a Classic Proud [Musicals], by Sandor Slomovits, page 63
  • Keywords:

    • Theater - Reviews
    • Encore Theatre
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff

    People:

    • Stephen West
    • Marlene Inman
    • Matthew Brnennan

    Places:

    • 3126 Broad St Dexter


  • Edan Lepucki: Postapocalyptic Dystopia [Fiction], by Keith Taylor, page 68
  • Keywords:

    • Books - Reviews
    • Authors
    • Literati Bookstore

    People:

    • Edan Lepucki

    Places:

    • 124 E Washington St


  • Rock , Paper, Memory: Ancient Made Modern [Gallery Review], by Sally Wright Day, page 73
  • Keywords:

    • Art - Reviews
    • Exhibitions
    • Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
    • University of Michigan - Museums

    People:

    • Wendy Artin

    Places:

    • 434 S State St


  • Chris Collins: The Legacy of Detroit Jazz [Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 74
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Detroit Jazz Festival
    • Kerrytown Concert House

    People:

    • Chris Collins

    Places:

    • 415 N 4th Ave


  • May 2015 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 84
  • Keywords:

    • Real Estate
    • Houses - Cost of
    • Statistics


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

    • Contests
    • Washtenaw Dairy

    People:

    • Teri Klein Gordinier
    • Anne Heise
    • Tom Jameson
    • Margaret Conlon
    • Alex Marsh
    • Kenneth Koral
    • Bob Baird
    • Mary Baird
    • Mary Keeley

    Places:

    • 602 S Ashley St