Ann Arbor Observer, April 2016

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Ann Arbor Observer,
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Publisher: Ann Arbor Observer Company

Date: April 2016


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

  • Spotlight on Ann Arbor [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Sexual Abuse
    • Films
    • Catholic Church
    • St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church
    • Lawsuits
    • Journalists & Journalism
    • Ann Arbor News

    People:

    • Timothy Crowley
    • Kenneth Povish
    • James Rapp


  • What Firefighters Do [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Fires & Firefighting
    • Ann Arbor Fire Department
    • Statistics
    • Huron Valley Ambulance
    • Ann Arbor City Council

    People:

    • Larry Collins
    • John Hieftje


  • Local Voices [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Television Programs
    • Contests
    • Singers
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus

    People:

    • Laith Al-Saadu
    • Daniel Passino
    • Jonathon Bach


  • ACLU vs. Snyder [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13
  • Keywords:

    • American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
    • Lawsuits
    • Water Contamination
    • Public Health
    • Michigan - Governor
    • Michigan - Government Departments & Agencies
    • Detroit Metro Times
    • Journalists & Journalism
    • Michigan Public Radio
    • Awards Honors Prizes

    People:

    • Kary Moss
    • Kurt Guyette
    • Mike Steinberg


  • For Rent [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13 - 14
  • Keywords:

    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Apartments
    • McKinley Associates
    • First Martin Corp.
    • Georgetown Mall


  • Fish Out of Water [Inside Ann Arbor], page 14 - 16
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Huron High School - Staff
    • Publishing
    • Fish Out Of Water Books
    • Memoirs
    • Literati Bookstore
    • Nicola's Books

    People:

    • R. J. Fox
    • Jon Wilson
    • Laurie Wilson
    • Kyle Wilson
    • Gary B. France
    • Zachary Storey


  • Spoon O'Prune [Inside Ann Arbor], page 16 - 18
  • Keywords:

    • Pfizer Inc.
    • Pharmaceuticals - Research & Development
    • Entrepreneurs
    • Jiva Now LLC
    • Whole Foods

    People:

    • Om Goel


  • Fire Trucks and Fire Engines: A Spotter's Guide [Outside], by Bob Felman, Jorja Feldman, page 21
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Fire Departments
    • Fires & Firefighting

    People:

    • Amy Brow
    • Mike Reddmann

    Places:

    • 111 N 5th Ave


  • Crime Map, page 23
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Fire Department
    • Crime & Criminals
    • Statistics


  • Carol Boyd: Understanding Addiction [Ann Arborites], by Eve Silberman, page 25
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • University of Michigan - Research
    • Drug Abuse
    • Demonstrations & Protests
    • Nursing
    • Free People's Clinic

    People:

    • Carol Boyd
    • Quyen Epstein-Ngo
    • Robben Fleming
    • Conrad Stack
    • Tonda Hughes


  • Rite of Spring: Watching the Koi at the Botanical Gardens [My Town], by Madeline Strong Diehl, page 26
  • Keywords:

    • Matthaei Botanical Gardens
    • Recreation

    People:

    • Mike Palmer

    Places:

    • 1800 N Dixboro Rd


  • Time Capsule on E. Liberty: Visit To the Christian Science Reading Room [My Town], by Jeff Mortimer, page 26
  • Keywords:

    • Local History
    • Christian Science Reading Room

    People:

    • Douglas Jackson
    • Melinda Powers
    • Herb David

    Places:

    • 306 E Liberty St


  • My Town No More: Reflections of a Departing U-M-Grad [My Town], by Rivan Stinson, page 26 - 27
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • University of Michigan - Campus
    • Downtown Ann Arbor


  • I Love The Deer, by James Leonard, page 29 - 31
  • Keywords:

    • Animal Control
    • Animal Welfare
    • Wildlife
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Friends of Ann Arbor Wildlife in Nature (FAAWN)
    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Humane Society of Huron Valley
    • Matthaei Botanical Gardens
    • Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR)
    • Lawsuits
    • Public Health

    People:

    • David Silkworth
    • Tanya Ridella-Mehlos
    • Christopher Taylor
    • Tanya Hilgendorf
    • Lisa Wondrash
    • Dave Borneman
    • Chad Stewart
    • Sabra Sanzotta
    • Chuck Warpehoski
    • Kirk Westphal
    • Sabra Briere
    • Zack Ackerman
    • Chip Smith
    • Bob McGee
    • Sally Hart Petersen
    • Jane Lumm


  • A Legal Slapdown, by James Leonard, page 31/li>
    Keywords:

    • Animal Control
    • Animal Welfare
    • Wildlife
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Friends of Ann Arbor Wildlife in Nature (FAAWN)
    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Humane Society of Huron Valley
    • Matthaei Botanical Gardens
    • Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR)
    • Lawsuits
    • Courts - Federal
    • Public Health

    People:

    • Barry Powers
    • Sabra Sanzotta
    • Arthur Tarnow
    • Stephen Postema


  • Backstage Drama: The Life and Death of the Performance Network, by Davi Nopoleon, page 33 - 35
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Theater
    • Performance Network
    • Chenille Sisters (Musical Group)
    • Michigan Council for the Arts and Cultural Affairs (MCACA)
    • Actors Equity Association
    • Fundraisers
    • Volunteers & Volunteering

    People:

    • Jim Moran
    • David Bernstein
    • Sandra Birch
    • John Seibert
    • Sarab Kamoo
    • David Wolber
    • Carla Milarch
    • David Wolber
    • Jay Stielstra
    • Cheryl Dawdy
    • Connie Huber
    • Johanna Broughton
    • Linda Keller-Knox
    • Becky Zarna Fox
    • Kaysie Dannemiller
    • Daniel Walker
    • Barbara Bach
    • Joseph Zettelmaier
    • Malcolm Tulip
    • Naz Edwards
    • Jessica Litman
    • Erin Sabo
    • Tom Dezure
    • Mary Avrakotos
    • Ron Maurer
    • K Edmonds
    • Darrian Ford
    • Ryan MacKenzie Lewis
    • Jennifer Cole
    • Tim Rhoze
    • Suzi Regan
    • John Manfredi
    • Heather Bell
    • Gene Dickirson

    Places:

    • 120 E Huron St


  • From Ann Arbor to Macau, by Nancy Clay, page 36 - 37
  • Keywords:

    • Pioneer High School
    • Magicians
    • Eastern Michigan University
    • University of Michigan Marching Band

    People:

    • Franz Harary
    • Raymond Harary
    • Sigrid Harary
    • Akiko Harary
    • Erich Becher
    • Michael Jackson


  • No Guts, No Glory: A New Generation Discovers Offal, by Julia Paige, page 38
  • Keywords:

    • Farms & Farming
    • Livestock
    • Grange Kitchen
    • Zingerman's
    • Sustainable Food Trust
    • Vinology Restaurant
    • Sparrow Market

    People:

    • Hollis Wyatt
    • Megan Perry
    • David Flaugher
    • Brandon Johns
    • Adam Galloway
    • Margot Finn
    • Bob Sparrow


  • Spencer: Simple and Imaginative [Restaurant Reviews], by Lee Lawrence, page 49 - 51
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Spencer Restaurant

    People:

    • Abby Olitzky
    • Steven Hall

    Places:

    • 113 E Liberty St


  • Common Grill [Quick Bite], by M. B. Lewis, page 51
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Common Grill Restaurant
    • Anniversaries

    People:

    • Craig Common

    Places:

    • 112 S Main St Chelsea


  • An Era Ends Downtown: Elmo Morales [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 53
  • Keywords:

    • Elmo's Main Street T-Shirts
    • University of Michigan - Athletics
    • Track & Field
    • Downtown Ann Arbor
    • Commercial Real Estate
    • A2 Curtis
    • Bodies In Balance

    People:

    • Elmo Morales
    • Don Canham
    • Reza Rahmani

    Places:

    • 220 S Main St
    • 404 E Liberty St


  • An Era Ends Downtown: McCabe Ash [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 53
  • Keywords:

    • Graphic Art Wholesalers
    • Downtown Ann Arbor
    • Picture Framing
    • Art Spot
    • Business - Closings
    • Commercial Real Estate

    People:

    • McCabe Ash
    • Robert Janis

    Places:

    • 224 S Main St


  • An Era Ends Downtown: A2 Curtis, by Sally Mitani, page 53 - 55
  • Keywords:

    • Downtown Ann Arbor
    • Business - Closings
    • A2 Curtis
    • Curtis Commercial Realty
    • Commercial Real Estate

    People:

    • Andy Curtis
    • Ben Curtis
    • John Curtis
    • Jim Curtis


  • . . . As John Roos Arrives [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 55 - 58
  • Keywords:

    • RoosRoast Cafe
    • Coffee Houses
    • Art's Barber Shop

    People:

    • John Roos
    • Kath Roos
    • Jozo Roos
    • Dick Roos
    • Danny Roos
    • Elmo Morales
    • Bill Zirinsky

    Places:

    • 117 E Liberty St


  • Good Spirits on Felch [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 58 - 60
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Distilling Company
    • Distilleries
    • Liquor
    • Historic Buildings

    People:

    • Ari Sussman
    • Rob Cleveland

    Places:

    • 220 Felch St


  • Scrap Box [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 60
  • Keywords:

    • Scrap Box
    • Recycling
    • Arts & Crafts
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Volunteers & Volunteering

    People:

    • Karen Ensminger
    • Charlie Willard

    Places:

    • 518 State Circle


  • Ann Arbor Thrift Shop [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 60
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Thrift Shop
    • Washtenaw Commons
    • Casual Male XL
    • DXL
    • Life Uniform
    • Scrubs and Beyond
    • Frame Factory
    • Business - Closings


  • Closings [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 60
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Tim Hortons
    • Dick Tyler's Tavern
    • World of Beer
    • Godiva Chocolates
    • Kroger Co.

    People:

    • Celecia Jones
    • Chad Wilson
    • Steve Rossi
    • Ken McClure


  • Ingrid Racine: Making Her Own Music [Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 70
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • Gandy Dancer Restaurant
    • Ravens Club
    • Rush Street

    People:

    • Ingrid Racine
    • Heather Black
    • Chuck Nesome
    • Ben Rolston
    • Rob Avsharian
    • Ian Finkelstein
    • Raymond Chandler


  • The Jerusalem Quartet: A Sixteen-Stringed Instrument [Chamber Music], by Arwulf Arwulf, page 83
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • University Musical Society
    • Rackham Auditorium

    Places:

    • 915 E Washington St


  • The Last Mentsch: A Question of Identity [Films], by Sandor Slomovits, page 85
  • Keywords:

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

    Places:

    • 603 E Liberty St


  • Robbie Fulks: Swinging for the Fences [Alt-Country], by James M. Manheim, page 87
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • The Ark

    People:

    • Robbie Fulks

    Places:

    • 316 S Main St


  • Albert Kahn: Under Construction [Gallery Review], by Patrick Dunn, page 88
  • Keywords:

    • Architects
    • Architecture
    • Photography
    • Art - Reviews
    • University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA)
    • University of Michigan - Buildings
    • Angell Hall
    • Edward Henry Kraus Building
    • Willow Run Bomber Plant

    People:

    • Albert Kahn

    Places:

    • 525 S State St


  • Grazyna Auguscik & Jaroslaw Bester: Beyond Category [Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 93
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Kerrytown Concert House

    People:

    • Grazyna Auguscik
    • Jaroslaw Bester

    Places:

    • 415 N 4th Ave


  • Jennifer Burd & Laszlo Slomovits: A Community Project [Word & Music], by Keith Taylor, page 95
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Poetry
    • Nicola's Books

    People:

    • Jennifer Burd
    • Laszlo Slomovits

    Places:

    • 2513 Jackson Ave


  • Midwest Literary Walk: Candid, Intimate Moments [Festivals], by Stephanie L. Douglass, page 98
  • Keywords:

    • Midwest Literary Walk
    • Fairs & Festivals
    • Books & Reading
    • Chelsea District Library
    • Authors

    People:

    • Josh Malerman
    • Patty Roberts
    • Paula McLain
    • Christopher Sorrentino
    • Claire Vaye Watkins
    • Jamaal May
    • Robin Coste Lewis


  • February 2016 Home Sales, by James M. Manheim, page 108
  • Keywords:

    • Real Estate
    • Houses - Cost of
    • Statistics


  • I Spy [Back Page], by Sally Bjork, page 111
  • Keywords:

    • Contests
    • Stone Chalet Bed and Breakfast
    • Historic Buildings
    • Unitarian Universalist Church of Ann Arbor
    • Hobbs & Black
    • Spun

    People:

    • Linda Bankauskas
    • Susan Wineberg
    • Robert Kerr
    • Dave Bicknell
    • Sara Kitzsteiner

    Places:

    • 1917 Washtenaw Ave