Ann Arbor Observer, July 2016

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Ann Arbor Observer,
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Publisher: Ann Arbor Observer Company

Date: July 2016


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

  • Pot Fight [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Marijuana
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Petitions
    • Michigan Legislature
    • Courts - Michigan
    • Lawsuits

    People:

    • Chuck Ream
    • Jeff Hank
    • Jeff Irwin


  • Supporting Survivors [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Crime Victims
    • Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office
    • Fatalities
    • Volunteers & Volunteering
    • Ele's Place

    People:

    • Jessica Wion
    • Edwina Jarrett
    • Jerry Clayton


  • Super Station, page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Electric Automobile
    • Alternative Fuels
    • Meijer

    People:

    • Justin Vos

    Places:

    • 3145 Ann Arbor Saline Rd


  • Good Trouble [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Films
    • Screenwriters
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • Burns Park Players
    • Documentaries

    People:

    • Rachel Denzig
    • Lisa Denzig
    • Alan Denzig


  • Money and Authenticity [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13 - 15
  • Keywords:

    • Michigan House of Representatives
    • Elections - Michigan
    • Elections - Washtenaw County
    • Democratic Party
    • Republican Party
    • Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners
    • Washtenaw County Road Commission
    • Ann Arbor Board of Education

    People:

    • Jeff Irwin
    • Gretchen Driskell
    • Adam Zemke
    • Steve Kwasny
    • Yousef Rabhi
    • Barb Fuller
    • Donna Lasinski


  • Snowflake Wanted [Inside Ann Arbor], page 15 - 17
  • Keywords:

    • Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners
    • Washtenaw County - Government
    • Washtenaw County Administrator
    • Elections - Washtenaw County
    • Michigan Municipal League

    People:

    • Dan Smith
    • Bob Tetens
    • Mudasar Tawakkul
    • Felicia Brabec
    • Andy LaBarre
    • Verna McDaniel
    • Greg Dill
    • Larry Kestenbaum
    • Nancy Heine
    • Conan Smith


  • Battle of the Alano [Inside Ann Arbor], page 17 - 19
  • Keywords:

    • Washtenaw Alano Club
    • Maple Rock Recovery Center
    • Substance Abuse
    • Alcoholism
    • Lawsuits
    • Social Services

    People:

    • Ron Plunkett
    • Muir Frey
    • Matt Statman
    • Misha Hammond
    • Khalid Hanifi

    Places:

    • 995 N Maple Rd


  • Moving the Waters: Common Carp Causes Commotions [Outside], by Bob Feldman, Jorja Feldman, page 21
  • Keywords:

    • Wildlife
    • Huron River
    • Water Pollution

    People:

    • Jeff Braunscheidel


  • Crime Map,page 23
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Crime & Criminals
    • Statistics


  • Herpetologist Patrick Terry: Keeping an Eye on Our Salamanders, Snakes and Toads [Ann Arborites], by Eve Silberman, page 25
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments
    • Natural Area Preservation Program
    • Wildlife
    • Leslie Woods Nature Area
    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • Gallup Park
    • Barton Nature Are

    People:

    • Patrick Terry
    • Dave Borneman
    • Wes Vivian
    • Elizabeth Kaufman

    Places:

    • 3875 E Huron River Dr


  • PEDs, Bo, and Me [My Town], by Greg Stejskala, page 27
  • Keywords:

    • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
    • Steroids
    • Sports
    • University of Michigan - Athletics
    • Performance Enhancing Drugs (PEDs)
    • Criminal Investigations

    People:

    • Bo Schembechler
    • Mike Gittleson
    • Mike Leibson
    • Curtis Wenzlaff


  • Magical World: Adventures at U-M's Biostation, by Shelly Daily, page 27 - 29
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan Biological Station
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Wildlife
    • Fish

    People:

    • Carol Webb
    • Paul Webb
    • Adam Dailey
    • Serge Andreou
    • Emily Zubieta
    • Howard Crum
    • Mrs. Howard Crum


  • Burning Up the Dance Floor: The Technology Center Fire Remembered [My Town], by Irena Nagler, page 29
  • Keywords:

    • Fires - Ann Arbor
    • Technology Center
    • Dance


  • First Steps, by James Leonard, page 31 - 33
  • Keywords:

    • Accidents - Automobiles
    • Accidents - Fatal
    • Traffic Safety
    • Homicides
    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Statistics
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Streets & Roads
    • Elections - Ann Arbor
    • Pedestrian Safety & Access Task Force
    • Washtenaw County Bicycling & Walking Coalition
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Codes & Ordinances
    • Sidewalks
    • Millages

    People:

    • Linda Diane Feldt
    • Chuck Warpehoski
    • Chip Smith
    • Sabra Briere
    • Kathy Griswold
    • Kevin Leeser
    • Graydon Krapohl
    • Diane Giannola
    • Eric Lipson


  • Forty Years of Observing Ann Arbor, by Josie Schneider, page 35 - 37
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Observer
    • Anniversaries
    • Newspapers & Magazines
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Top of the Park
    • Local History
    • Ann Arbor - History
    • Historic Preservation
    • Elections - Ann Arbor

    People:

    • Heather O'Neal
    • Naomi Cohen
    • Asaf Cohen
    • Antoinette Vega
    • Peter Allen
    • Amy Nesbitt
    • Mary Hunt
    • Don Hunt
    • Ernie Harburg
    • Albert H. Wheeler
    • Louis D. Belcher
    • Conan Smith
    • Patricia Garcia
    • John Hilton
    • James Leonard
    • Charles LeDuff
    • Martinus J. G. Veltman
    • David Rothbart
    • Henry Philip Tappan

    Places:

    • 2390 Winewood


  • The Big Shift: After Fifty-Five Years, the Art Fair Has a New Schedule, by Jan Schlain, page 39 - 43
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Art Fairs
    • Art & Artists
    • Fairs & Festivals
    • Ann Arbor Street Art Fair, the Original
    • Ann Arbor South University Art Fair
    • Ann Arbor Summer Art Fair
    • Ann Arbor State Street Art Fair
    • Guild of Artists & Artisans
    • South University Area Association
    • State Street Area Association
    • Parking
    • First Congregational Church
    • St. Mary's Student Parish
    • Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority
    • Downtown Development Authoirty
    • Republic Parking
    • Ann Arbor Police Department

    People:

    • Maureen Riley
    • Maggie Ladd
    • Karen Delhey
    • Frances Todoro-Hargreaves
    • Robert Livingston
    • John Hieftje
    • Steve Powers
    • Derek Delacourt
    • Craig Hupy
    • James Baird
    • Cathryn Martinez
    • Mychal Mitchell


  • The Pretzel Bell: What Makes an Icon? [Restaurant Reviews], by Lee Lawrence, page 47 - 49
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Pretzel Bell Restaurant
    • Lena Restaurant
    • Habana Restaurant

    Places:

    • 226 S Main St


  • The Old Town: Then & Now [Restaurant Reviews], by M. B. Lewis, page 49
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Old Town Tavern
    • Historic Buildings

    Places:

    • 122 W Liberty St


  • KouZina: Street Food With Street Cred [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 51
  • Keywords:

    • KouZina Greek Street Food Restaurant
    • Art & Artists
    • Middle Kingdom Restaurant

    People:

    • James Manheim
    • Bobby Laskaris
    • Panagiotis Laskaris
    • Kevin Stanislawski
    • Josh Weber

    Places:

    • 332 S Main St


  • Piada: Street Food With Marketing Genius [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 51 - 52
  • Keywords:

    • Piada Italian Street Food Restaurant

    People:

    • Chris Doody

    Places:

    • 311 S State St


  • Maple Village Moves Upscale: Value World Departs, and KMart Is Trisected, by Sally Mitani, page 52
  • Keywords:

    • Maple Village Shopping Center
    • Discount Retailers
    • Thrift Shops
    • Value World
    • Dollar Tree
    • Plum Market
    • Kmart
    • Brixmor Property Group
    • Remodeling & Renovation
    • Sierra Trading Post
    • Stein Mart
    • HomeGoods
    • T. J. Maxx
    • TJX Companies

    People:

    • Kristen Moore
    • Brian Kose

    Places:

    • 205 N Maple Rd


  • The Local Bike Shop [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 53 - 54
  • Keywords:

    • The Local Bike Shop
    • Bicycles - Sales & Service
    • Transition Rack

    People:

    • Will Jurowski
    • Shawn Jyawook
    • Brad Stark
    • Jim Stark

    Places:

    • 217 S Fourth St


  • Warhammer [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 54
  • Keywords:

    • Toys & Games - Retail
    • Gaming
    • Warhammer
    • Lamp Post Plaza

    People:

    • Ian Pietila

    Places:

    • 2416 E Stadium Blvd


  • Closings [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 54 - 55
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Nonpareil Shirt Company
    • JB Sweets and Treats
    • Get Some Burritos
    • Biggby Coffee
    • Flophouse Skateboards

    People:

    • Michael Moenssen
    • Debbie Baxter
    • Dave Walden
    • Saber Naghmouchi
    • Ben Thompson


  • Seth Bernard: Songs For Causes [Folk Rock], by Sandor Slomovits, page 56
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Seth and May (Musical Group)
    • Earthwork Music
    • The Ark

    People:

    • Seth Bernard
    • May Erlewine

    Places:

    • 316 S Main St


  • Tiempo Libre: Dance It Off [Cuban Music], by Arwulf Arwulf, page 61
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Tiempo Libre (Musical Group)
    • The Ark

    Places:

    • 316 S Main St


  • Assassins: Comedy Doesn't Get Much Darker [Theater], by Sally Mitani, page 65
  • Keywords:

    • Theater - Reviews
    • Encore Theatre

    People:

    • Dan Cooney
    • Jessica Grove
    • David Moan
    • Keith Allan Kalinowski
    • Carly Snyder
    • Sarah Briggs
    • Dan Morrison
    • Tyler Driskill

    Places:

    • 3126 Broad St Dexter


  • Ensoleil: Tweaking and Twisting Tradition [Traditional Music], by Sandor Slomovits, page 67
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Ensoleil (Musical Group)
    • Ann Arbor Farmers Market
    • Kerrytown Concert House

    People:

    • Nadine Dyskant-Miller
    • Chrstine Hedden
    • Tanner Porter
    • Annika Socolofsky

    Places:

    • 415 N Fourth Ave


  • Shannon Gibney: Creating Contexts [Young Adult Fiction], by Keith Taylor, page 69
  • Keywords:

    • Books - Reviews
    • Nicola's Books

    People:

    • Shannon Gibney

    Places:

    • 2513 Jackson Ave


  • "Celebrating The Quilt": Constraint and Creativity [Festivals], by John Hilton, page 77
  • Keywords:

    • Arts & Crafts
    • Greater Ann Arbor Quilt Guild
    • Exhibits
    • Washtenaw Community College

    Places:

    • 4800 E Huron River Dr


  • May 2016 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
    • Graduate Ann Arbor Hotel
    • Campus Inn
    • Ayse's Courtyard Cafe

    People:

    • JoAn Wetzel
    • David Karl
    • Katherine Larson
    • Gerald Ford
    • Bo Schembechler
    • Dave Bicknell
    • Alexander Marsh
    • Bryan Schlink
    • Chuck Warpehoski
    • Marily Knepp

    Places:

    • 615 E Huron St