Ann Arbor Observer, February 2016

Publisher: 
Ann Arbor Observer Company
Parent ID: 
Ann Arbor Observer
Month: 
February
Year: 
2016

The following articles appeared in the February 2016 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • FBI Brushoff [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
    • Criminal Investigations
    • Sewers & Sewage
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments
    • University of Michigan
    • Lawsuits
    • Courts - Washtenaw County

    People:

    • Irvin A. Meremlstein
    • Timothy P. Connors
    • Stephen Postema


  • Power Play [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Laws & Legislation
    • Elections - Michigan
    • Democratic Party
    • Republican Party
    • Michigan - Governor
    • Washtenaw County Clerk
    • Demographics

    People:

    • Rick Snyder
    • Lawrence Kestenbaum
    • Brad O'Furey


  • Buffett's IUD [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Berkshire Hathaway
    • University of Michigan - Student Housing
    • Donations
    • Medical Research
    • Birth Control
    • Planned Parenthood
    • Clinical Trials

    People:

    • Charlie Munger
    • Warren Buffett


  • Community Sing [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Community Sing
    • Ann Arbor Senior Center
    • Ann Arbor Recreation Department
    • Musicians
    • WDET-FM

    People:

    • Pam Simmons
    • Dave Boutette
    • Matt Watroba

    Places:

    • 1320 Baldwin Ave


  • Disrupted [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Select Ride
    • Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority
    • Michigan Flyer
    • Yellow Cab
    • Green Cab
    • Blue Cab
    • Amazing Blue Taxi
    • Taxicab Companies
    • Mass Transit
    • Uber
    • Salaries & Wages
    • University of Michigan - Students

    People:

    • Dave Reid
    • John Etter


  • Doggy Day Car [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11 - 12
  • Keywords:

    • Arbor Dog Daycare & Boarding
    • Pets
    • Camp Bow Wow
    • Karnik Pet Lodge

    People:

    • Jon Svoboda
    • Margaret Svoboda
    • Ellen Macnee
    • Tori Davidson
    • Stephanie McCarty
    • Dei McCarty
    • Leslie Kamil


  • Green Gifts [Inside Ann Arbor], page 12
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Public Schools - Budget
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools - Curriculum
    • Environment
    • Wines School
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • Audubon Society
    • Donations
    • Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation

    People:

    • Bill Stapp
    • Eunice Hendrix
    • Bill Browning
    • Vera Levenosn
    • Kay Lane
    • Janet Kahan
    • Janet Szczygiel


  • Sensors Inc. [Inside Ann Arbor], page 14 - 17
  • Keywords:

    • Sensors Inc.
    • Automotive Manufacturing
    • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
    • Standards & Testing
    • Air Pollution

    People:

    • Joe Morrill
    • Rob Wilson

    Places:

    • 6812 State Rd Saline


  • Groundhog Day [Outside], by Bob Feldman, Jorja Feldman, page 19
  • Keywords:

    • Wildlife
    • Weather
    • Help4Wildlife.com
    • Animal Welfare
    • Parks - Washtenaw County

    People:

    • Karen Oconnor
    • Shawn Severance


  • Crime Map, page 21
  • Keywords:

    • Crime & Criminals
    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Statistics


  • Charlie and Tanith White: Life After the Olympics [Ann Arborites], by Eve Silberman, page 23
  • Keywords:

    • Olympics
    • Ice Dancing
    • National Broadcasting Company (NBC)
    • United States Senior Figure Skating Championship

    People:

    • Charlie White
    • Tanith Belbin White
    • Meryl Davis


  • Wet Paint: Slippery Sidewalks at the Rock [My Town], by Nehama Glogower, page 25
  • Keywords:

    • Sidewalks
    • Public Safety
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • University of Michigan - Fraternities & Sororities
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Ann Arbor - City Ordinances


  • Poetic Advice: Allen Ginsberg Messed Me Up [My Town], by Bert Stratton, page 25
  • Keywords:

    • Poetry
    • Laws & Legislation
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Yiddishe Cup (Musical Group)
    • The Ark

    People:

    • Allen Ginsberg
    • Ted Berrigan
    • Donald Hall


  • Cleansing the Waters: The New Sewage Plant Goes Online, by James Leonard, page 27 - 29
  • Keywords:

    • Sewers & Sewage
    • Ann Arbor Wastewater Treatment Plant
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments
    • Works Progress Administration (WPA)
    • Water Pollution
    • Huron River
    • Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)

    People:

    • Mike Amicangelo


  • What's Next , by James Leonard, page 28 - 29
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Wastewater Treatment Plant
    • Sewers & Sewage
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments

    People:

    • Brian Steglitz


  • The Purple Rose At Twenty-Five, by Cynthia Furlong Reynolds, page 31 -33
  • Keywords:

    • Purple Rose Theatre
    • Anniversaries
    • Actors
    • Circle Repertory Theatre Company
    • Chelsea Chamber of Commerce
    • Chelsea State Bank
    • Chelsea Milling Company
    • Common Grill
    • Chelsea House Inn

    People:

    • Jeff Daniels
    • Guy Sanville
    • DiAnn L'Roy
    • Kathleen Treado
    • Ben Daniels
    • Lucas Daniels
    • Nellie Daniels
    • Ann Feeney
    • Bart Bauer
    • Doug Beaumont
    • Dewell Kring
    • John Mann
    • Bill Holmes
    • Lanford Wilson
    • Lisa Wing
    • Judy Gallagher
    • Katie Doral
    • Daphne Hodder
    • Jason Lindauer
    • Craig Common
    • Bob Daniels
    • Michelle Williams
    • Paul Martinez

    Places:

    • 137 Park St Chelsea


  • A2 Fix It, by James Leonard, page 35
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Forestry
    • Streets & Roads
    • Sewers & Sewage
    • Scio Township
    • DTE Energy Technologies

    People:

    • Robert Kellar
    • Sally Mitani
    • Chuck Warpehoski
    • Steve Powers
    • Molly Maciejewski
    • Scott Martin


  • Yee Siang Dumplings: Simplification [Restaurant Reviews], by Lee Lawrence, page 37
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Yee Siang Dumplings Restaurant

    People:

    • Weiguo Tie
    • Hua Bai

    Places:

    • 4837 Washtenaw


  • VKitchen: Sprinting Freshly Into Town [Restaurant Reviews], by M. B. Lewis, page 38 - 39
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • VKitchen Restaurant
    • The Colonnade

    Places:

    • 883 W Eisenhower Pkwy


  • Quick Bite, by Lee Lawrence, page 39
  • Keywords:

    • Antonio's Coney Island
    • Restaurants - Reviews

    People:

    • Irene Serrano
    • Miguel Martinez

    Places:

    • 2896 Washtenaw Ave


  • More Treats For Northside Foodies: Plum Market [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 41
  • Keywords:

    • Plum Market
    • Grocery Stores
    • Merchant of Vino
    • Cleary University
    • Maple Village Shopping Center
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus

    People:

    • Marc Jonna
    • Matt Jonna
    • Ed Jonna
    • Juliette Jonna
    • Todd Belden
    • Madeline Triffon

    Places:

    • 3601 Plymouth Rd


  • More Treats For Northside Foodies: Busch's Fresh Food Market, by Sally Mitani, page 41
  • Keywords:

    • Grocery Stores
    • Busch's Fresh Food Market

    People:

    • John Hunter
    • John Busch
    • Joseph Busch
    • Charlie Mattis
    • Tim Busch
    • Dough Busch

    Places:

    • 2020 Green Rd


  • Pointless Brewery and Theatre: Cancer Fast-Tracked a Young Couple's Bucket List [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 41 - 42
  • Keywords:

    • Pointless Brewery and Theatre
    • Theater
    • Breweries
    • Comedy
    • Cancer

    People:

    • Tori Tomalia
    • Jason Tomalia
    • Zander Tomalia
    • Autumn Tomalia
    • Mikaela Tomalia

    Places:

    • 3014 Packard


  • Fjallraven Opens On Main St. [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 42 - 43
  • Keywords:

    • Fjallraven
    • Outdoor Equipment & Supplies
    • Clothing - Retail
    • Environment

    People:

    • Matthew Landry
    • Reza Rahmani

    Places:

    • 213 S Main St


  • Fraser Bicycle [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 43
  • Keywords:

    • Fraser Bicycle
    • Bicycles - Sales & Service
    • Two Wheel Tango
    • Bicycles & Bicycling

    People:

    • Ron Schmid

    Places:

    • 3162 Packard


  • Mini of Ann Arbor [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 43
  • Keywords:

    • Automobile Dealers
    • Mini of Ann Arbor
    • Germain Honda
    • Germain Automotive Group

    People:

    • Jim Farkas
    • Mack Johnson

    Places:

    • 3500 Jackson Rd


  • Pittsfield Place [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 43
  • Keywords:

    • Starbucks
    • Verizon
    • Bob Evans Restaurant
    • Texas Roadhouse


  • Advance Auto Parts, AutoZone [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 43 -45
  • Keywords:

    • Automobiles - Parts & Supplies
    • Advance Auto Parts
    • AutoZone

    People:

    • Ann Gurney

    Places:

    • 2105 W Stadium Blvd
    • 5740 Jackson Rd


  • South University [In The Works], by Sally Mitani, page 45
  • Keywords:

    • South University Area Association
    • Merit
    • Fred's
    • Village Apothecary
    • Business - Closings
    • Commercial Real Estate

    People:

    • Maggie Ladd
    • David Merritt
    • Sava Lelcaj
    • Jim Chaconas


  • Habana / Pretzel Bell [In The Works], by Sally Mitani, page 45
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Business - Closings
    • Lena Restaurant
    • Habana Bar
    • Pretzel Bell Restaurant
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • 2Mission Design and Development

    People:

    • Jon Carlson
    • Clint Castor Jr.
    • Todd Castor
    • Shelley Castor
    • Megan Uphoff

    Places:

    • 226 S Main St


  • Glasshouse Brewery [In The Works], by Sally Mitani, page 45
  • Keywords:

    • Breweries
    • Glasshouse Brewery
    • Diamond Glass

    People:

    • Brent Payeur
    • Brad Payeur


  • On The Tracks: With Billy Brandt and Billy King [Singer-Songwrtier], by Sandor Slomovits, page 46
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Chelsea Depot

    People:

    • Annie Capps
    • Billy Brandt
    • Billy King
    • Kenny King
    • Emily Slomovits


  • Lone Wolf and Cub: Sword of Vengence [Film Review], by Patrick Dunn, page 52
  • Keywords:

    • Movies - Reviews
    • State Theatre

    Places:

    • 233 S State St


  • Igor Levit: High Evolved [Classical Piano], by Arwulf Arwulf, page 55
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • University Musical Society
    • Hill Auditorium

    People:

    • Igor Levit

    Places:

    • 825 N University Ave


  • NoViolet Bulawayo: From Zimbabwe to Kalamazoo [Fiction], by Keith Taylor, page 59
  • Keywords:

    • Books - Reviews
    • Authors
    • University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA)

    People:

    • NoViolet Bulawayo

    Places:

    • 525 S State St


  • Camille A. Brown & Dancers: Black Girl: Linguistic Play [Dance], by Susan Isaacs Nisbett, page 63
  • Keywords:

    • Dance
    • University Musical Society
    • Power Center

    People:

    • Camille Brown

    Places:

    • 121 Fletcher St


  • Comic Opera Guild: The Barber of Seville [Opera], by Leah O'Donnell, page 63
  • Keywords:

    • Opera
    • Comic Opera Guild
    • Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre

    People:

    • Nada Radakovich

    Places:

    • 911 N University Ave


  • George Benson & Glenn Tucker: Detroit Jazz Across the Generations [Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 75
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Kerrytown Concert House

    People:

    • George Benson
    • Glenn Tucker
    • Geri Allen

    Places:

    • 415 N Fourth Ave


  • Mipso: Traditional Ideas, New Experiences [Newgrass], by James M. Manheim, page 76
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • The Ark

    People:

    • Jacob Sharp
    • Wood Robinson

    Places:

    • 316 S Main St


  • December 2015 Home Sales, by James M. Manheim, page 84
  • Keywords:

    • Real Estate
    • Houses - Cost of
    • Statistics


  • I Spy [Back Page], by Sally Bjork, page 87
  • Keywords:

    • Contests
    • Ann Arbor Distilling Company
    • Local History
    • Cardamom Restaurant

    People:

    • Vinal Desai Burbeck
    • Ginny Winegate
    • Judi Taylor
    • Joel Henry Fisher
    • Jordan Adema
    • Cathy Strachan
    • Eric Sobocinski
    • Dave Bicknell
    • Brani Gih
    • Alpheus Felch

    Places:

    • 220 Felch St