Ann Arbor Observer, March 2016

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

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

  • Bernietown [UpFront], page 15
  • Keywords:

    • Elections - Federal
    • Democratic Party
    • Volunteers & Volunteering
    • University of Michigan - Students

    People:

    • Alexander Deatrick
    • Bernie Sanders
    • Hillary Clinton
    • Jason Morgan


  • Filling the Vacuum [UpFront], page 15
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Ann Arbor Police Department

    People:

    • Zach Ackerman
    • Julie Grand
    • James White
    • Jim Baird
    • Derek Delacourt
    • Robyn Wilkerson
    • Christopher Taylor


  • Beating the Curve [UpFront], page 15
  • Keywords:

    • Washtenaw County Community College
    • Statistics
    • Employment

    People:

    • Evan Montague
    • Susan Ferraro

    Places:

    • 4800 E Huron River Dr


  • Mission Accomplished [UpFront], page 15
  • Keywords:

    • Huron Valley Community Network
    • Internet Services
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus

    People:

    • Steve Weiss
    • Valerie Mates


  • The Ann Arbor News Is Shrinking. Again. [Inside Ann Arbor], page 17
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor News
    • Newspapers
    • MLive
    • Ann Arbor District Library
    • Pulp
    • Detroit Free Press
    • Ann Arbor Chronicle
    • Ann Arbor Board of Education
    • Advance Publications

    People:

    • Laurel Champion
    • Paula Gardner
    • Sara Scott
    • Jen Eyer
    • Dan Gaydou
    • Jenn McKee
    • Cindy Heflin
    • Jessica Webster
    • Ryan Stanton
    • Monet Tiedemann


  • Gay Divorce [Inside Ann Arbor], page 17 - 18
  • Keywords:

    • Gay & Lesbian Community
    • Divorce
    • United States Supreme Court
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Courts - Washtenaw County

    People:

    • Angie Martell
    • Patrick J. Conlin


  • Among Friends [Inside Ann Arbor], page 19 - 20
  • Keywords:

    • Among Friends
    • Bakeries & Confectioners
    • Food & Nutrition

    People:

    • Lizann Anderson
    • Suzie Miller
    • Darcy Zbinovec

    Places:

    • 3660 Plaza Dr


  • Scouts Rebooted [Inside Ann Arbor], page 20 - 21
  • Keywords:

    • Boy Scouts
    • Volunteers & Volunteering
    • Hands-On Museum
    • American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
    • United States Supreme Court
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Lawsuits
    • Gay & Lesbian Community
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Recreation

    People:

    • Rich Meints
    • Melissa Stricherz
    • Mike Steinberg
    • James Dale
    • Robert Gates
    • Matt Adams


  • Precious Prodigals [Inside Ann Arbor], page 21 - 23
  • Keywords:

    • Resale (Second-Hand Merchandise)- Retail
    • Ann Arbor Thrift Shop
    • Volunteers & Volunteering
    • Kiwanis Club of Ann Arbor
    • Ann Arbor PTO Thrift Shop
    • Habitat for Humanity

    People:

    • Sarah Minor
    • Helen Hall
    • Meg Stephensen
    • Harry Cross
    • Paulette Brown
    • Mackenzie Farlie


  • Give Robins a Fair Hearing [Outside], by Bob Feldman, Jorja Feldman, page 27
  • Keywords:

    • Birds & Birding
    • Recreation


  • Crime Map, page 29
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Crime & Criminals
    • Statistics


  • Suzanne Smith: Zen and the Cello [Ann Arborites], by Josie Schneider, page 31
  • Keywords:

    • Musicians
    • Musical Instruction
    • Zen Buddhist Temple
    • CelloChan
    • Meditation

    People:

    • Suzanne Smith
    • Kepler Eberle
    • Char DeWolf


  • Diversity Deferred, by Eve Silberman, page 33 - 35
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Students
    • Racial Diversity
    • Demographics
    • Black Action Movement (BAM)
    • Laws & Legislation
    • United States Supreme Court
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Financial Aid
    • Black Student Union
    • Trotter Multicultural Center

    People:

    • Darren Gordon
    • Mary Sue Coleman
    • Ellen Berrey
    • Brittney Williams
    • Robert Sellers
    • Mark Schlissel
    • Martha Pollack
    • Kedra Ishop
    • Shaylin Yarrell
    • Lama Weir
    • Jackie Simpson
    • Capri'Nara Kendall
    • Robert Greenfield
    • Charvez Wesley
    • Rivan Stinson
  • Competing Visions On Platt Rd., by Patrick Dunn, page 37 - 39
  • Keywords:

    • Washtenaw County - Government
    • Parks - Washtenaw County
    • Washtenaw County Farm Park
    • Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners
    • Washtenaw County Juvenile Detention Center
    • Affordable Housing
    • Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA)
    • Citizens for Responsible Planning for Platt Road
    • Real Estate Development
    • Platt Road Community Advisory Committee(CAC)
    • Ann Arbor City Council

    People:

    • Trish Heusel
    • Andy LaBarre
    • Yousef Rabhi
    • Jeannine Palms
    • Christopher Taylor
    • Mary Jo Callan
    • Dan Himebaugh
    • Steve Kunselman
    • Bob Tetens
    • Brett Lenart
    • Ronnie Peterson

    Places:

    • 2260 Platt Rd
    • 2270 Platt Rd


  • Remembering World War II, by Cynthia Furlong Reynolds, page 41 - 43
  • Keywords:

    • World War II
    • Veterans
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff

    People:

    • George Bigelow
    • Don Boble
    • Bill Godwin
    • Arthur Brown
    • Robert Carpenter


  • Eve: Slow-Food Pageant [Restaurant Reviews], by M. B. Lewis, page 45 - 46
  • Keywords:

    • Eve Restaurant
    • Bell Tower Hotel

    People:

    • Eve Arnoff

    Places:

    • 300 S Thayer St


  • Table Talk, by Cynthia Furlong Reynolds, page 46
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Bill Knapp's Restaurant
    • Bankruptcy
    • Business- Closings
    • Bakeries & Confectioners
    • Awrey's Bakery

    People:

    • Marty Carrier


  • Nagomi Sushi Expands Downtown [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 49
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Nagomi Sushi Downtown
    • What Crepe? Restaurant
    • Nagomi Sushi North
    • Golf
    • Miles of Golf

    People:

    • Nick Ma

    Places:

    • 241 E Liberty St


  • Goodwill Comes to Ann Arbor [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 49 - 51
  • Keywords:

    • Resale (Second-Hand Merchandise) - Retail
    • Goodwill Industries
    • Salvation Army
    • Donations
    • Employment Services

    People:

    • Jeff Ukrainec

    Places:

    • 3782 Carpenter Rd


  • An Environmentally Sensitive Gas Station [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 51 - 52
  • Keywords:

    • Gas Stations
    • Alternative Fuels
    • A2 State Gate
    • Motor Vehicle Emissions
    • Ann Arbor Clean Energy Coalition
    • Ann Arbor Planning Commission
    • Phoenician Thyme Restaurant

    People:

    • Joseph Kafi
    • Abraham Ajrouch
    • Bonnie Bona
    • Tia Saad

    Places:

    • 2991 S State St


  • Renaissance [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 52
  • Keywords:

    • Clothing - Retail
    • Renaissance Clothing

    People:

    • Roger Pothus

    Places:

    • 201 S Division St


  • Gro Blue [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 52
  • Keywords:

    • Gro Blue
    • Hydroponics
    • Gardens & Gardening
    • Medical Marijuana
    • Business - Closings

    People:

    • Gigi Bennett

    Places:

    • 4072 Packard


  • Closings: Town Cobbler [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 52 - 53
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Town Cobbler
    • Shoes - Retail & Repair
    • Briarwood Mall
    • Donations

    People:

    • Kyung Kim
    • Bob Gula

    Places:

    • 226 Briarwood Circle


  • Closings: Max and Erma's [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 53
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Max and Erma's Restaurant

    Places:

    • 445 E Eisenhower Pkwy


  • Closings: Gold Crown Jewelers [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 53
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Jewelry - Retail & Custom Design

    People:

    • Ricco DeCola
    • Paolo DeCola

    Places:

    • 2315 W Stadium Blvd


  • Closings: Biggby Coffee [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 53
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Biggby Coffee
    • Coffee Shops

    People:

    • Jeannine Mickeleit
    • Rick Wasser

    Places:

    • 709 Packard St


  • Closings: Yogi Grocery [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 53
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Grocery Stores
    • Ethnic Food
    • Arbor Square Plaza
    • Swisher Commercial

    People:

    • Mike Jurgenson
    • Yogesh Thoria

    Places:

    • 4015 Carpenter Rd


  • Chris Buhalis: Authentic Blue-Collar Roots [Singer-Songwriter], by Patrick Dunn, page 62
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • The Ark

    People:

    • Chris Buhalis

    Places:

    • 316 S Main St


  • The Everyone Orchestra: Joyous Improvisation On The Edge [Jam Bands], by James M. Manheim, page 66
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Everyone Orchestra (Musical Group)
    • The Ark

    People:

    • Erin Zindle
    • Randall Moore
    • Brennan Andes

    Places:

    • 316 S Main St


  • Mid-West Furniture Zoku: Real Art [Galleries], by Sally Wright Day, page 68
  • Keywords:

    • Exhibits
    • Ann Arbor Art Center
    • 117 Gallery
    • Art & Artists

    People:

    • Ray Wetzel
    • John DeHoog
    • Melissa Judd
    • Katie Hudnall
    • Maxwell Davis

    Places:

    • 117 W Liberty St


  • The Odd Couple: It's About The Apartment, Not The Closet [Theater], by Sally Mitani, page 72
  • Keywords:

    • Theater - Reviews
    • Purple Rose Theater

    People:

    • Guy Sanville
    • David Montee
    • Tom Whelan
    • Jim Porterfield
    • Michelle Mountain
    • Rhiannon Ragland

    Places:

    • 137 Park St Chelsea


  • Mozart and Schubert: Songs Of Love And Life [Classical Music], by Arwulf Arwulf, page 75
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • St. Andrews Episcopal Church

    People:

    • Martha Guth
    • Penelope Crawford

    Places:

    • 306 N Division St


  • Pointless Improv: Laughs For Everyone, Beer For Adults [Comedy], by Sandor Slomvits, page 77
  • Keywords:

    • Comedy
    • Theater - Reviews
    • Pointless Brewery & Theatre

    People:

    • Tori Tomalia
    • Jason Tomalia

    Places:

    • 3014 Packard Rd


  • Ross Gay: Odes To Joy [Poetry], by Keith Taylor, page 78
  • Keywords:

    • Poetry
    • Books - Reviews
    • Voices of the Midwest Conference

    People:

    • Ross Gay


  • Films By The Dozen: Prison Nation and Sixty-Six [Ann Arbor Film Festival], by Patrick Dunn, page 82
  • Keywords:

    • Movies - Reviews
    • Ann Arbor Film Festival
    • Documentaries
    • Michigan Theater

    People:

    • Brett Story
    • Lewis Klahr

    Places:

    • 603 E Liberty St


  • Bite-Size Plays: Creative Fizz, For Free [Wall-to-Wall Theatre Festival], by Sally Mitani, page 89
  • Keywords:

    • Theater - Reviews
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • Walgreen Drama Center

    People:

    • Allyssa Powell
    • Karly Thomas

    Places:

    • 1226 Murfin Ave


  • January 2016 Home Sales, by James M. Manheim, page 100
  • Keywords:

    • Real Estate - Ann Arbor
    • Houses - Cost of
    • Statistics


  • I Spy [Back Page], by Sally Bjork, page 103
  • Keywords:

    • Contests
    • Condominiums
    • One North Main
    • Residence Inn
    • Seva Restaurant

    People:

    • Thea Fish
    • David Fry
    • David Sweeton
    • David Shoup
    • David Karl
    • Louisa Griffes
    • Janine Hutchinson

    Places:

    • 101 N Main St