Ann Arbor Observer, March 2017

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Ann Arbor Observer,
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Publisher: Ann Arbor Observer Company

Date: March 2017


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

  • Ban Insanity [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Immigration
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Courts - Federal
    • Refugees
    • Travel

    People:

    • Vicky Farah


  • Queen of the Prom [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Dances
    • Donations
    • Fundraisers
    • Volunteers & Volunteering
    • Ozone House
    • Holiday Inn

    People:

    • Janice Wery

    Places:

    • 3600 Plymouth Rd


  • Peace and Justice [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • World Peace Conference
    • Michigan League
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • Ann Arbor Rotary Club

    People:

    • Ashish Sarkar


  • OWS Canines [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Photographers
    • Books & Authors
    • Old West Side
    • Dogs
    • Downtown Home & Garden
    • Argus Farm Stop
    • Literati Bookstore

    People:

    • Janice Milhem


  • Unplanned Duet [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Concerts
    • Prague Philharmonia
    • Hill Auditorium
    • University Musical Society

    People:

    • Sarah Chang
    • Emmanuel Villaume
    • Mallory Shea

    Places:

    • 825 N University Ave


  • NYC to A2 [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13
  • Keywords:

    • University Musical Society
    • New York Philharmonic
    • Concerts
    • Michigan Stadium
    • Retirement

    People:

    • Ken Fischer
    • Matthew VanBesien
    • Spencer Harris
    • Michael Kondziolka
    • Steve Forrest
    • Alan Gilbert


  • Land Lease [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13 - 15
  • Keywords:

    • Charles Reinhart Realtors
    • Building & Construction
    • Ann Arbor Planning Commission
    • Commercial Real Estate
    • Victory Lane Oil Change
    • Capital Title Insurance
    • Gourmet Gardens

    People:

    • Dave Lutton
    • Derrick Oxender
    • Bela Sipos


  • Irwin at Large [Inside Ann Arbor], page 15 - 17
  • Keywords:

    • Michigan House of Representatives
    • Lobbyists
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Term Limits

    People:

    • Jeff Irwin
    • Mitch Irwin
    • Lana Pollack
    • Yousef Rabhi
    • Kathryn Loomis


  • Medical VR [Inside Ann Arbor], page 17
  • Keywords:

    • C.S. Mott Children's Hospital
    • Computers - Applications & Software
    • Video Games
    • GameStart
    • Volunteers & Volunteering

    People:

    • Brinley Jungnitsch
    • J. J. Bouchard
    • Mike Kundrat

    Places:

    • 1540 E Hospital Dr


  • Fifty Men, Thirty Trucks [Inside Ann Arbor], page 17 - 19
  • Keywords:

    • Franchises
    • Two Men and a Truck

    People:

    • Alan Oversmith
    • Brig Sober
    • Jon Sorber
    • Mary Ellen Sheets


  • Spring's First Flower: Savoring Skunk Cabbage [Outside], by Bob Feldman, Jorja Feldman, page 23
  • Keywords:

    • Gardens & Gardening
    • Horticulture
    • Natural Area Preservation Program
    • Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation
    • Matthaei Botanical Gardens
    • Parks - Washtenaw County

    People:

    • Becky Gajewski
    • Faye Stoner
    • David Michener


  • Crime Map, page 25
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Crime & Criminals
    • Statistics


  • Peter Warburton: Duct Tape Artist [Ann Arborites] , by Eve Silberman, page 27
  • Keywords:

    • Art & Artists
    • Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea
    • Ann Arbor District Library

    People:

    • Peter Warburton
    • Diane Warburton

    Places:

    • 123 W Washington St


  • A Man at the Women's March [My Town], by James Leonard, page 29 - 31
  • Keywords:

    • Demonstrations & Protests
    • Marches
    • Ann Arbor Women's March
    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Ann Arbor Downtown Development Authority
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • United States House of Representatives
    • Michigan House of Representatives
    • Recycle Ann Arbor
    • Main Street Area Association

    People:

    • Susan Pollay
    • Kirk Westphal
    • Debbie Dingell
    • Patrick Maguire
    • Donna Lasinski
    • Mathieu Despard
    • Mike Garfield
    • Christopher Taylor
    • Maura Thomson


  • The Trouble With EHR, by Eve Silberman, page 33
  • Keywords:

    • Physicians & Surgeons
    • Computers - Applications & Software
    • Health Care
    • University of Michigan Medical Center
    • St. Joseph Mercy Health System
    • Huron Valley Physicians Association
    • Trinity Health

    People:

    • Jack Carman
    • Alan Dengiz
    • Paul Harkaway
    • Martha Gray
    • Alan Weder
    • Mary Masson
    • Mary Bondie
    • Deb Peery
    • Cheryl Farmer
    • Jessa Edelman


  • Talking Literature, by Cynthia Furlong Reynolds, page 35 - 37
  • Keywords:

    • Books & Reading
    • Book Clubs
    • Literati Bookstore
    • Nicola's Books
    • Crazy Wisdom Bookstore
    • Aunt Agatha's

    People:

    • Leigh Washabaugh
    • Tina Muchmore
    • Karen Metz
    • Cindy Glahn
    • Pam Olton
    • Deb Repine
    • Drina Boluyt
    • Hilary Gustafson
    • Wendy Lawrence
    • Nancy Shaw
    • Shutta Crum
    • Patrick Flores-Scott
    • Kristin Lenz
    • Debbie Gonzales
    • Kathy Vincenz
    • Betsy McKee Williams
    • Lindsey McDivitt
    • Sharon Kalbfleisch
    • Marina Whitman
    • Cindy Hodges
    • Julie Trombley
    • Stephanie Surfus
    • Elizabeth Reynolds
    • Sally Webber
    • Claire Tobin
    • Alison Swan
    • Linda Caine
    • Robin Agnew
    • Jamie Agnew


  • A Sobering Experience, by John Allen, page 39 - 41
  • Keywords:

    • Alcoholism
    • Washtenaw County Jail
    • Crime & Criminals
    • Courts - Washtenaw County
    • Dawn Farms
    • Demographics
    • Drug Abuse
    • Homelessness
    • Delonis Center
    • Alcoholics Anonymous

    Places:

    • 2201 Hogback Rd


  • Miss Kim: Korean by Zingerman's [Restaurant Reviews], by Lee Lawrence, page 43
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Miss Kim Restaurant
    • Zingerman's
    • Mark's Carts

    People:

    • Ji Hye Kim
    • Amos Arinda

    Places:

    • 415 N Fifth Ave


  • Table Talk [Restaurant Reviews], by M. B. Lewis, page 43
  • Keywords:

    • Kilwin's Chocolate
    • Candy - Retail
    • RoosRoast
    • Coffee Houses
    • Sweetwaters Cafe
    • Arbor Farms

    People:

    • Mary Dunham
    • Kathy Weider-Roos
    • John Roos
    • Wei Bee


  • Another Blow to Main St. Retail: Peaceable Kingdom Will Close This Spring [Marketplace Changes], page 45
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Peaceable Kingdom
    • Gift Shops
    • Downtown Ann Arbor
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Downtown Home and Garden
    • Literati Bookstore
    • Vault of Midnight

    People:

    • Carol Lopez
    • Reza Rahmani

    Places:

    • 210 S Main St,


  • Ali Baba Is Now Baba Dari [Marketplace Changes], page 45 - 47
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Remodeling & Renovation
    • Ali Baba Restaurant
    • Baba Dari Restaurant
    • Franchises

    People:

    • Omar Dari
    • Adnan Dari
    • Karam Dari
    • Mo Dari
    • Amy Fan

    Places:

    • 601 Packard Rd/li>


  • More uncertainty at Packard Square [Marketplace Changes], page 47 -
  • Keywords:

    • Real Estate Development
    • Packard Square
    • McKinley Properties
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Georgetown Mall
    • Courts - Michigan

    People:

    • Jennifer Nguyen
    • Craig Schubiner
    • Jack Eaton
    • Archie Brown
    • Dave Petrak
    • Albert Berriz


  • BTB Cantina Now Cantina Taqueria & Bar [Briefly Noted], page 49
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • BTB Cantina
    • Cantina Taqueria & Bar
    • Good Time Charley's
    • Alley Bar
    • LIVE
    • Last Word
    • Remodeling & Renovation
    • Isalita Restaurant
    • Necto Nightclub

    People:

    • Adam Lowenstein
    • Justin Herrick
    • Magdiale Wolmark
    • Adam Baru
    • John Carver
    • John Rogers
    • Dave Rogers

    Places:

    • 1140 S University Ave


  • Jimmy John's [Briefly Noted], page 49
  • Keywords:

    • Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches
    • Food - Carryout & Delivery
    • Franchises
    • Building & Construction

    Places:

    • 3945 S State St


  • Espresso Bar Is Now Literati Coffee [Briefly Noted], page 49 - 50
  • Keywords:

    • Coffee Houses
    • Espresso Bar
    • Literati Coffee
    • Literati Bookstore

    People:

    • Mike Gustafson
    • Hilary Gustafson
    • Jess Harmon
    • Sandy Bledsoe

    Places:

    • 204 S Fourth Ave


  • Arnet's Inc. [Briefly Noted], page 50
  • Keywords:

    • Arnet's Inc.
    • Patten Monument Company
    • Local History

    People:

    • Joseph Arnet
    • Larry Arnet
    • Caryl Arnet
    • Andy Bolt
    • Angela Arnet
    • Melissa Arnet

    Places:

    • 5060 Jackson Rd


  • In The Works [Marketplace Changes], page 50
  • Keywords:

    • Commercial Real Estate
    • Swisher Commercial
    • Ann Arbor Cyclery
    • Foreclosures
    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor

    People:

    • Alex de Parry
    • Mike Jurgenson

    Places:

    • 1200 Packard Rd


  • Closings [Marketplace Changes], page 50
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Le Shish Restaurant
    • Swisher Commercial
    • Barbershops

    People:

    • Zana Zangana
    • Ahmad Mourad
    • Joe Palms


  • Joe Hertler & the Rainbow Seekers [Pop-Funk], by Patrick Dunn, page 62
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Joe Hertler & the Rainbow Seekers (Musical Group)
    • Blind Pig

    People:

    • Joe Hertler
    • Ryan Hoger
    • Aaron Stinson
    • Rick Hale
    • Jason Combs

    Places:

    • 208 S First St


  • Lake Street Dive: Artful Sixties Revivalism [Pop}, by James M. Manheim, page 67
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Lake Street Dive (Musical Group)
    • The Ark

    People:

    • Rachel Price
    • Mike Calabresse

    Places:

    • 316 S Main St


  • Smart Love - Beam Me Up, Wayne David Parker [Theater], by Sally Mitani, page 70
  • Keywords:

    • Theater - Reviews
    • Purple Rose Theatre

    People:

    • Brian Letscher
    • Wayne David Parker

    Places:

    • 137 Park St Chelsea


  • James Ilgenfritz: Exploring the Solo Contrabass [Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 77
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • Kerrytown Concert House

    People:

    • James Ilgenfritz

    Places:

    • 415 N 4th Ave


  • Marie Howe: The Other Mary [Poetry], by Keith Taylor, page 78
  • Keywords:

    • Poetry
    • Authors
    • University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA)

    People:

    • Marie Howe

    Places:

    • 525 S State St


  • Betroffenheit: The Art of Trauma [Dance Theater], by Leah O'Donnell, page 83
  • Keywords:

    • Theater - Reviews
    • Dance
    • Electric Company Theatre
    • Kidd Pivot

    People:

    • Jonathon Young
    • Crystal Pite
    • Tom Visser
    • Jay Gower Taylor


  • Ann Arbor Film Festival 2017: Splendid Isolation [Films], by Patrick Dunn, page 85
  • Keywords:

    • Film - Reviews
    • Film Festivals
    • Documentaries
    • Ann Arbor Film Festival


  • Richly Radiant: Brahms and Bach [Classical], by Arwulf Arwulf, page 89
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Eastern Michigan University - Faculty & Staff
    • Concerts
    • Pease Auditorium

    People:

    • Joel Schoenhals


  • DakhaBrakha: Childlike Freedom [Ukrainian Music], by Sandor Slomovits, page 93
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • DakhaBrakha (Musical Group)

    People:

    • Iryna Kovalenko
    • Olena Tsibulska
    • Nina Garenetska
    • Marko Halanevych


  • January 2017 Home Sales, by James M. Manheim, page 100
  • Keywords:

    • Real Estate
    • Houses - Cost of
    • Statistics


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

    • Contests
    • Murals
    • Blue Front
    • Zingerman's

    People:

    • Crystal lin Yie
    • David Frye
    • Marilyn Knepp
    • Monet Tiedemann
    • Judi Erwin
    • David Karl
    • Adam Gottschalk
    • Anne- Catherine Dargis

    Places:

    • 701 Packard Rd