Ann Arbor Observer, August 2016

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Ann Arbor Observer,
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Publisher: Ann Arbor Observer Company

Date: August 2016


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

  • WCC Millage [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Washtenaw Community College
    • Millages
    • Washtenaw Community College - Board of Trustees
    • Washtenaw United Way
    • Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti Regional Chamber of Commerce
    • Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners
    • Labor Unions
    • Washtenaw Community College - Faculty & Staff
    • Elections - Washtenaw County

    People:

    • Ronnie Peterson
    • Dave DeVarti
    • Ruth Hatcher
    • Rose Bellanca
    • David Fitzpatrick

    Places:

    • 4800 E Huron River Dr


  • Where's Greyhound? [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Greyhound Lines Inc.
    • Residence Inn
    • Ann Arbor Downtown Development Authority
    • Parking Structures
    • Ann Arbor Area Transit Authority (AAATA)
    • Blake Transit Center

    Places:

    • 115 E William St


  • Fire Art [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Art & Artists
    • Contests
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Fire Prevention
    • Ann Arbor Fire Department

    People:

    • Joanna Satterlee
    • Tammy Jones


  • Broadway In Dexter [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Encore Musical Theatre
    • Theater

    People:

    • Tony Walton
    • Jessica Grove
    • Julie Andrews
    • Daniel Gerroll
    • Emma Walton Hamilton

    Places:

    • 3126 Broad St Dexter


  • Sharing The Wealth [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13
  • Keywords:

    • Zingerman's
    • Zingerman's Community of Businesses (ZCoB)
    • Zingerman's Experience LLC

    People:

    • Ari Weinzweig
    • Paul Saginaw
    • Gauri Thergaonkar


  • No Contest [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13 - 16
  • Keywords:

    • Elections - Ann Arbor
    • Ann Arbor - Mayor
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners
    • Elections - Washtenaw County

    People:

    • Jason Morgan
    • Yousef Rabhi
    • Christopher Taylor
    • Kirk Westphal
    • Chuck Warpehoski
    • Steve Kunselman
    • Julie Grand
    • Brian Mackie
    • Andy LaBarre
    • Leah Gunn
    • Kathy Griswold
    • Sabra Briere
    • David Cahill


  • Matthaei Farewell [Inside Ann Arbor], page 16 - 19
  • Keywords:

    • Local History
    • Parker Mill
    • Parks - Washtenaw County
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • University of Michigan - Board of Regents
    • Matthaei Botanical Gardens
    • Radrick Farms
    • Humane Society of Huron Valley
    • Golf Courses
    • Real Estate Development
    • Fleming Creek
    • Beztak Properties
    • Historic Buildings
    • Ann Arbor Township

    People:

    • Frederick C. Matthaei Sr.
    • Frederick C. Matthaei Jr.
    • Peter Dye
    • Sam Beznos
    • Charles Maulbetsch
    • Mike Moran


  • Blue-Eyed Painted Ladies [Outside], by Bob Feldman, Jorja Feldman, page 21
  • Keywords:

    • Nature
    • Wildlife
    • Michigan Butterfly Network
    • Matthaei Botanical Gardens
    • Natural Area Preservation Program

    People:

    • Ronda Spink


  • Crime Map, page 23
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Crime & Criminals
    • Statistics


  • Margaret Schankler: Ice Cream With Ingrid [Ann Arborites], by Eve Silberman, page 25
  • Keywords:

    • Hello! Ice Cream
    • Ann Arbor Farmers Market
    • Food Trucks

    People:

    • Margaret Schankler
    • Steve Glauberman


  • My Short and Strange Write-In Candidacy [My Town], by Jeff Alson, page 27
  • Keywords:

    • Elections - Proposals & Referendums
    • Elections - Washtenaw County
    • Democratic Party

    People:

    • Jeffrey A. Alson


  • Three Races, Eight Candidates, by James Leonard, page 29 - 31
  • Keywords:

    • Elections - Ann Arbor
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Ann Arbor - Mayor
    • Democratic Party
    • Republican Party
    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Ann Arbor Downtown Development Authority
    • Taxation - Ann Arbor & Washtenaw County
    • Transportation

    People:

    • Christopher Taylor
    • Kirk Westphal
    • Julie Grand
    • Sumi Kailasapathy
    • Steve Kunselman
    • Will Leaf
    • Sabre Briere
    • Jason Frenzel
    • Sandi Smith
    • Graydon Krapohl
    • Diane Giannola
    • Eric Lipson
    • Jane Lumm
    • Brad O'Furey
    • Chuck Warpehoski
    • Kevin Leeser


  • Crossing Water, by Eve Silberman, page 33 - 35
  • Keywords:

    • Water Pollution
    • Public Health
    • Flint Water Crisis
    • Lead Poisoning
    • Legionnaires' Disease
    • Michigan - Government Departments & Agencies
    • Michigan - Governor
    • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
    • Crossing Water
    • Nonprofits
    • Volunteers & Volunteering
    • American Red Cross
    • Social Services

    People:

    • Mike Hood
    • Laurie Carpenter
    • Marc Edwards
    • Mona Hanna-Attisha
    • Margaret Schankler
    • Tony Lasher
    • Monica Villarreal
    • Kevin Leeser
    • Andrew Campbell
    • Bryan Oleshansky


  • Coyotes & Deer, by James Leonard, page 37
  • Keywords:

    • Wildlife
    • Animal Control
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR)
    • Elections - Ann Arbor

    People:

    • Christine Stead
    • Sabre Briere
    • Chad Stewart
    • Christopher Taylor
    • Sumi Kailasapathy
    • Will Leaf
    • Jason Frenzel
    • Graydon Kraphol
    • Eric Lipson
    • Diane Giannola
    • Kevin Leeser
    • Chuck Warpehoski


  • Texas Roadhouse and Outback Steakhouse: Imaginary Countries [Restaurant Reviews], by M. B. Lewis, page 39 - 40
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Texas Roadhouse Restaurant
    • Outback Steakhouse Restaurant
    • Village Centre Shopping Center
    • Pittsfield Place Shopping Center

    Places:

    • 3133 Ann Arbor-Saline Rd
    • 3173 Oak Valley Dr


  • Glasshouse Brewing: Craft Beer Meets Tradecraft on W. Liberty [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 43
  • Keywords:

    • Breweries
    • Glasshouse Brewings
    • Diamond Glass & Feiner's
    • Chela's Taqueria
    • Arbor Brewing Company
    • Stadium Tavern

    People:

    • Brent Payeur
    • Steve Payeur
    • Brad Payeur
    • Adrian Iraola
    • Kuma Ofori-Mensa
    • Logan Schaedig
    • Tom Dalton

    Places:

    • 2350 W Liberty


  • Renaissance Reborn: Roger Pothus Returns to Main St. [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 43 - 45
  • Keywords:

    • Clothing - Retail
    • Renaissance
    • Pratt Block
    • Lily Grace
    • Washington Street Gallery
    • Chris Petersen Jewelry
    • Paraphernalia Clothing

    People:

    • Roger Pothus

    Places:

    • 306 S Main St


  • Once Upon a Grill: Relaxed Charm and Real Biryani [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 45
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Once Upon a Grill Restaurnt
    • Eastern Flame Restaurant
    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor

    People:

    • Furrokh Kahn
    • Farah Ejaz
    • Ali Mustafah
    • Reza Rahmani
    • Nitin Singh

    Places:

    • 3148 Packard


  • Bennett Optometry at Traver Village: Now With More Lab Space [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 45 - 46
  • Keywords:

    • Bennett Optometry
    • Traver Village Shopping Center
    • Optometrists
    • 2Mission Design & Development

    People:

    • Steven Bennett
    • Herman Bennett
    • Jon Carlson

    Places:

    • 2623 Plymouth Rd


  • Cultivation Station [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 46 -
  • Keywords:

    • Cultivation Station
    • West Stadium Shopping Center
    • Gardening Supplies - Retail
    • Hydroponics
    • Gardens & Gardening

    People:

    • Bob Diefenderfer
    • Kristen Diefenderfer
    • Chris Ward

    Places:

    • 1948 W Stadium Blvd


  • Annex of Paredown [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 47
  • Keywords:

    • Paint & Wallpaper - Retail
    • Hardware - Retail

    People:

    • Brenda Brown

    Places:

    • 1608 Jackson Ave


  • No Thai! [Briefly Noted], by Sally Mitani, page 47
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • No Thai! Restaurant
    • Woodland Plaza

    Places:

    • 2276 S Main St


  • In The Works [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 47
  • Keywords:

    • HOMES Brewery
    • Breweries
    • Sewers & Sewage
    • No Thai! Restaurant

    People:

    • Tommy Kennedy
    • Melissa Kennedy
    • Jim Cherben
    • Noerung Hang

    Places:

    • 2321 Jackson Ave


  • Closings [Marketplace Changes], by Sally Mitani, page 47
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Bell's Greek Pizza

    People:

    • Christos Bell

    Places:

    • 700 Packard


  • George Bedard: Busting Out of the Box [American Roots Music], by Arwulf Arwulf, page 48
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • The Ark

    People:

    • George Bedard
    • Mark Braun

    Places:

    • 316 S Main St


  • Morning's At Seven: Geriatrics on the Crazy Train [Theater], by Sally Mitani, page 53
  • Keywords:

    • Theater - Reviews
    • Purple Rose Theatre

    People:

    • Paul Osborn
    • Richard McWilliams
    • Ruth Crawford
    • Laural Merlington
    • Franette Liebow
    • Hugh Maguire
    • Susan Craves
    • Tom Whalen
    • Rhiannon Ragland
    • Rusty Mewha
    • Michelle Mountain

    Places:

    • 137 Park St Chelsea


  • Will McEvoy's Third Coast Quartet: New Contexts [Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 67
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Third Coast Quarter (Musical Group)
    • Kerrytown Concert House

    People:

    • Will McEvoy
    • Tim Haldeman
    • Marcus Elliot
    • Jon Taylor

    Places:

    • 415 N Fourth Ave


  • Occidental Gypsy: Django and Then Some [Gypsy Jazz], by Sandor Slomovits, page 69
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Occidental Gypsy (Musical Group)
    • Kerrytown Concert House

    People:

    • Brett Feldman
    • Eli Bishop
    • Jeremy Frantz

    Places:

    • 415 N Fourth Ave


  • Aaron Burch: Living Inside a Book and a Movie [Literature], by Keith Taylor, page 71
  • Keywords:

    • Authors
    • Books & Reading
    • Arbor Brewing Company

    People:

    • Aaron Burch

    Places:

    • 114 E Washington St


  • June 2016 Home Sales, by James M. Manheim, page 80
  • Keywords:

    • Real Estate
    • Houses - Cost of
    • Statistics


  • I Spy [Back Page], by Sally Bjork, page 83
  • Keywords:

    • Contests
    • Murals
    • Art & Artists
    • Parking Structures
    • Ann Arbor Comedy Showcase

    People:

    • David Zinn
    • Cindy Spencer
    • Carolyn Rose Stone
    • David Frye
    • Thomas E. Bletcher
    • Timothy Cheek
    • Dean McLaughlin
    • Sandy Mamo