Ann Arbor Observer, January 2017

Publisher: 
Ann Arbor Observer Company
Month: 
January
Year: 
2017

The following articles appeared in the January 2017 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • Software Blues [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments
    • Computers - Applications & Software

    People:

    • Howard Lazarus
    • Robyn Wilkerson


  • Training Intervenors [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Elections
    • Interfaith Council for Peace and Justice
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Immigrants
    • Discrimination
    • Classes & Instruction

    People:

    • Chuck Warpehoski


  • Ripple Effect [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Y
    • Remodeling & Renovation
    • Swimming Pools
    • Mack Indoor Pool
    • Meri Lou Murray Recreation Center
    • Vedder Electric

    People:

    • Toni Kayumi
    • Matt Whybark

    Places:

    • 400 W Washington St


  • My Girlfriend Beru [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Students
    • My Girlfriend Beru (Musical Group)
    • Film

    People:

    • Daniel Rothenberg
    • Michael Zimmer
    • Kevin Allen
    • Theo Czajkowski


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

    • Ann Arbor Democratic Party
    • Elections - Ann Arbor
    • Accounting & Bookkeeping
    • Fundraising
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Ann Arbor Board of Education
    • Washtenaw County Democratic Party
    • Citizen Education Law Clinic

    People:

    • Alex Yerkey
    • Mike Henry
    • Susan Baskett
    • Jack Eaton
    • Diane Giannola
    • Graydon Krapohl
    • Andy LaBarre
    • Pat Lesko


  • Deer Cull 2.0 [Inside Ann Arbor], page 15 -17
  • Keywords:

    • Wildlife
    • Animal Control
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Ann Arbor Residents for Nonlethal Deer Management (FAAWN)
    • Ann Arbor Citizens for Public Safety
    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • Humane Society of Huron Valley

    People:

    • Tom Crawford
    • Bob McGee
    • Christopher Taylor
    • Tanya Hilgendorf
    • Kirk Westphal
    • Chuck Warpehoski
    • Eileen Liska-Stronczer


  • Co-op In Turmoil [Inside Ann Arbor], page 17 - 19
  • Keywords:

    • People's Food Co-op
    • Labor Unions
    • United Food and Commercial Workers Union

    People:

    • Lesley Perkins
    • Ann Sprunger
    • David Parmenter
    • Phil Bianco
    • Paul Mayer
    • Linda Diane Feldt
    • Jeannine Palms
    • Bruce Curtis
    • Matt Graff

    Places:

    • 216 N 4th Ave


  • Exit Interview [Inside Ann Arbor], page 19 - 21
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Elections - Ann Arbor
    • Ann Arbor Democratic Party
    • Redistricting
    • Ann Arbor - City Charter

    People:

    • Sabra Briere
    • Jason Frenzel
    • Sumi Kailasapathy
    • David Cahill


  • Mallards In the Snow [Outside], by Bob Feldman, Jorja Feldman, page 23
  • Keywords:

    • Wildlife
    • Recreation
    • Birds & Birding
    • Parks - Ann Arbor

    People:

    • Juliet Berger


  • Crime Map, page 25
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Crime & Criminals
    • Statistics


  • Susan Alcini: Dreadlock Specialist [Ann Arborites], by Eve Silberman, page 27
  • Keywords:

    • Beauty Salons
    • Grateful Dreads

    People:

    • Sandy Alcini
    • Sedric Wilson
    • Mick Newsham
    • Kent Burkhart
    • Greg Campbell

    Places:

    • 409 1/2 N Fourth Ave


  • The Arc of Justice: MLK at Hill Auditorium, 1962 [Then & Now], by Jan Schlain, page 29
  • Keywords:

    • Local History
    • Civil Rights Movement
    • Speeches & Addresses
    • Hill Auditorium
    • Integration
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Racial Discrimination
    • Michigan Daily
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Bentley Historical Library
    • Michigan - Governor
    • Michigan Union

    People:

    • Martin Luther King Jr.
    • Larry Brilliant
    • Rashel Levine
    • Daniel Jeffrey
    • Jim Toy
    • Joetta Mial
    • Harry Mial
    • Letitia Byrd
    • David Erdody
    • Brian Williams
    • Harlan H. Hatcher
    • G. Mennen Williams
    • Rashel Levine Jeffrey

    Places:

    • 825 N University Ave


  • Miracle Drugs, by Ken Garber, page 31 - 33
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • University of Michigan Health System
    • Health Insurance
    • United States Congress
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Affordable Care Act
    • Elections
    • American Hospital Association
    • Pharmaceuticals
    • Metro Health Hospital
    • Freedom of Information Act

    People:

    • David A. Spahlinger
    • Donald J. Trump
    • Tom Price
    • Richard Pollack
    • Aaron Vandervelde
    • Anna Lok
    • Mary Masson
    • Patricia Sellinger


  • Super Pair, by Shelley Daily, page 35 - 37
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Bryant Elementary School
    • Patengill Elementary School
    • Neighborhoods
    • Affordable Housing
    • Racial Diversity
    • Immigrants
    • Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO)

    People:

    • Ariel Hurwitz-Greene
    • Aaron Jackson
    • Melita Alston
    • Roberta Heyward
    • Jeanice Swift
    • Griff McDonald
    • Dick Benjamin
    • Rick O'Neill
    • Aaron Puno
    • Qing Sun
    • Aaron Jackson
    • Erika Leiphart
    • Avery Hubbard
    • Claire Dahl
    • Kathy Brady
    • Lisa Treat


  • Lynch Law on Huron St., by Cynthia Furlong Reynolds, page 38 - 39
  • Keywords:

    • Local History
    • Homicides
    • Torch Murders
    • Detroit Mirror
    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office
    • Michigan State Police
    • Michigan National Guard
    • Racial Discrimination
    • Ford Motor Company
    • Riots
    • Courts - Washtenaw County
    • Ypsilanti Gleanings
    • Ypsilanti Historical Society
    • Grandma's Pantry

    People:

    • Wystan Stevens
    • Linda Walker
    • Frederick D. Smith
    • David Thomas Blackstone
    • Frank Miles Oliver
    • Edward D. Deake
    • Thomas Wheatley
    • Harry Lore
    • Anna May Harrison
    • Vivian Gold
    • Gregory A. Fournier
    • Harry Bennett
    • Jay H. Payne
    • George W. Sample
    • Wilbur M. Brucker


  • Virtual Food Delivery: EatBlue, Where Are You? [Restaurant Reviews], by Sally Mitani, page 41 - 45
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Food - Takeout & Delivery
    • Computers - Applications & Software
    • EatBlue
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • Shalimar Restaurant
    • EatStreet
    • GrubHub
    • Eat24
    • Zoomer


  • Babo [Quick Bite], by M.B. Lewis, page 44
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Babo Restaurant
    • Remodeling & Renovation

    Places:

    • 403 E Washington St


  • iDrink Products Inc. [Table Talk], by Sally Mitani, page 45
  • Keywords:

    • iDrink Products Inc.
    • Inventions & Product Development
    • DrinkMate
    • Adventures in Homebrewing

    People:

    • Douglas Wang
    • Tyler Barber

    Places:

    • 6109 Jackson Rd


  • Vedge Cafe: Amanda Ratke Makes Her Own Seitan [Marketplace Changes], page 47
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Vedge Cafe

    People:

    • Amanda Ratke
    • Danny Ratke

    Places:

    • 205 N Main St


  • Athleisure at Lole: Arbor Hills Doubles Down on Activewear [Marketplace Changes], page 47 - 49
  • Keywords:

    • Arbor Hills Shopping Center
    • Lole
    • Clothing - Retail
    • Lululemon
    • Franchises

    People:

    • Alex Reymann
    • Christina Gaskins

    Places:

    • 3070 Washtenaw Ave


  • Tropical Smoothie Cafe [Briefly Noted], page 49
  • Keywords:

    • Ice Cream & Yogurt Parlors
    • Tropical Smoothie Cafe
    • Franchises

    Places:

    • 3400 Washtenaw Ave


  • Siris Brew BBQ and Cigars [In The Works], page 49 - 50
  • Keywords:

    • Siris Brew BBQ and Cigars
    • Kosch Dining Solutions
    • Main Street Party Store
    • Sabor Latino Restaurant
    • Heidelberg Restaurant
    • Agave Tequila Bar
    • Marco Wong Baez

    People:

    • Geoff Schwartz
    • Ian Gray
    • Jason Hillard

    Places:

    • 207 N Main St


  • iT Boutique [Closings], page 50
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • iT Boutique
    • Home Furnishings

    People:

    • Nicki Wilson

    Places:

    • 330 S Main St


  • Princess Designs [Closings], page 50
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Princess Designs
    • Kerrytown
    • Jewelry - Retail & Custom Design

    People:

    • Christy Jones

    Places:

    • 407 N Fifth Ave


  • Avenue Plus [Closings], page 50
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Avenue Plus
    • Westgate Shopping Center
    • Clothing - Retail

    People:

    • Theresa Owens
    • Mabel Ann Bonds

    Places:

    • 2519 Jackson Rd


  • Jill Jack: A Lively Party [Singer-Songwriter], by Sandor Slomovits, page 52
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • The Ark

    People:

    • Jill Jack

    Places:

    • 316 S Main St


  • Batsheva Dance Company: Mesmerizing [Dance], by Leah O'Donnell, page 59
  • Keywords:

    • Dance - Reviews
    • Batsheva Dance Company
    • University Musical Society
    • Power Center for the Performing Arts

    Places:

    • 121 Fletcher St


  • Mary Szybist: Longing for God [Poetry], by Keith Taylor, page 63
  • Keywords:

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

    People:

    • Mary Szybist

    Places:

    • 525 S State St


  • Collage Concert: A Stunning Crazy Quilt [SMTD], by Josie Schneider, page 65
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Concerts
    • Hill Auditorium
    • University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre, & Dance
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • University of Michigan Symphony Orchestra
    • University of Michigan Symphony Band
    • University of Michigan Chamber Choir

    People:

    • Aaron Dworkin

    Places:

    • 825 N University Ave


  • Dom Flemons: The American Songster [Banjos and Beyond], by James M. Manheim, page 67
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • The Ark

    People:

    • Dom Flemons

    Places:

    • 316 S Main St


  • Meredith Monk: On Behalf of Nature [Performance Art], by Arwulf Arwulf, page 69
  • Keywords:

    • Theater - Reviews
    • University Musical Society
    • Power Center for the Performing Arts

    People:

    • Meredith Monk

    Places:

    • 121 Fletcher St


  • November 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
    • Local History
    • Memorials
    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • Olson Park
    • Arbor Farms

    People:

    • Cathy Strachan
    • Dave Sweeton
    • Dave Karl
    • Annemarie Stoll
    • Catherine Yanca
    • Genevieve Stewart
    • David Cooke
    • Betsy Williams
    • Eli Gallup
    • All Gallup