Ann Arbor Observer, May 2017

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Ann Arbor Observer,
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Publisher: Ann Arbor Observer Company

Date: May 2017


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

  • Sanctuary City? [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Refugees
    • Immigration
    • Laws & Legislation
    • Ann Arbor Police Department

    People:

    • Christopher Taylor


  • A Dean Departs [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • University of Michigan - School of Music, Theatre & Dance

    People:

    • Aaron P. Dworkin
    • Mark Clague


  • Hygge, Anyone? [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Polls & Surveys
    • Demographics
    • Books & Authors
    • Ann Arbor District Library
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • Literati Bookstore

    People:

    • Wenche Borgnakke
    • Emily Wilson
    • Meik Wiking
    • Jill Zimmerman


  • Solid Gold Sorors [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • African-American History
    • Awards Honors Prizes
    • Postage Stamps
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • University of Michigan - Fraternities & Sororities
    • Delta Sigam Theta Sorority
    • National Council of Negro Women
    • Civil Rights Movement

    People:

    • Dorothy Irene Height
    • Dorian Moore


  • Active On One Leg [UpFront], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Cancer
    • Ypsilanti Public Schools - Faculty & Staff
    • English as a Second Language (ESL)
    • Washtenaw Literacy
    • Classes & Instruction
    • Brookhaven Manor
    • Birthdays

    People:

    • Evelyn Horowitz


  • Schools Millage [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13
  • Keywords:

    • Elections - Ann Arbor
    • Millages
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Ann Arbor Board of Education
    • Washtenaw Intermediate School District
    • State of Michigan - Budget
    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Population

    People:

    • Christine Stead
    • Jeanice Swift
    • Kathy Griswold
    • Jeff Gaynor


  • Storm-Water Solutions [Inside Ann Arbor], page 15 - 17
  • Keywords:

    • Sewers & Sewage
    • Floods
    • Rivers
    • Creeks & Streams
    • Water Pollution
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments
    • Neighborhoods
    • Trees
    • Millages
    • Nichols Arboretum

    People:

    • Howard Lazarus
    • Jen Lawson
    • Kerry Gray
    • Bob Grese


  • Anarchist Press [Inside Ann Arbor], page 17 - 20
  • Keywords:

    • Books & Authors
    • Publishers
    • Zingermans's Press
    • Customer Service
    • Business Administration
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus

    People:

    • Ari Weinzweig
    • Paul Saginaw
    • Jenny Tubbs
    • John Abrams

    Places:

    • 3756 Plaza Dr


  • The Return of the Trumpeter Swans [Outside], by Bob Feldman, Jorja Feldman, page 27
  • Keywords:

    • Wildlife
    • Birds & Birding
    • Recreation
    • Animal Control
    • Invasive Species
    • Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR)
    • Endangered Species
    • Trumpeter Swan Society

    People:

    • Juliet Berger
    • Margaret Smith


  • Crime Map, page 29
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Crime & Criminals
    • Statistics


  • Luay Shalabi: Educating and Acclimating at Central Academy [Ann Arborites], by Eve Silberman, page 31
  • Keywords:

    • Central Academy
    • Education
    • Muslims - Ann Arbor
    • Immigration
    • Refugees
    • English as a Second Language (ESL)
    • Ann Arbor Human Rights Commission
    • Eastern Michigan University - Alumnus
    • Issa Properties
    • Ahmo's Gyros & Deli
    • Global Educational Excellence
    • Charter Schools

    People:

    • Luay Shalabi
    • Mohamad Issa

    Places:

    • 2459 S Industrial Hwy


  • Tides of Change: Living History on Water Hill [My Town], by Dale DeVoss, page 33
  • Keywords:

    • Local History
    • Water Hill Neighborhood
    • Musicians
    • Knight's Market
    • Big City Bakery
    • Ann Arbor Distilling Company
    • James L. Crawford Elks Lodge
    • Demographics
    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Water Hill Music Festival
    • Fourth Avenue Birkenstock

    People:

    • Ron Brooks
    • Ray Knight
    • James L. Crawford
    • Sherry Knight
    • Paul Tinkerhess


  • Jerry Clayton's Vision, by James Leonard, page 35 - 37
  • Keywords:

    • Washtenaw County Sheriff's Department
    • Elections - Washtenaw County
    • Millages
    • Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners
    • Lawsuits
    • Townships
    • Crime & Criminals
    • Mental Illness
    • Substance Abuse
    • Washtenaw County - Government
    • Public Safety

    People:

    • Jerry Clayton
    • Brian Mackie
    • Dan Minzey
    • Trish Cortes
    • Felicia Brabec
    • Andy LaBarre


  • EPA In the Crosshairs, by James Leonard, page 39 - 41
  • Keywords:

    • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
    • National Vehicle & Fuel Emissions Laboratory (NVFEL)
    • Elections - Federal
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
    • Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory
    • University of Michigan - Research
    • Environment
    • Great Lakes
    • Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI)
    • Cooperative Institute for Limnology and Ecosystem Research
    • Laws & Legislation
    • United States Congress

    People:

    • John DeCicco
    • Brad Cardinale
    • Jim Diana
    • Chris Grundelr
    • Debbie Dingell
    • John German

    Places:

    • 2565 Plymouth Rd


  • Home Brew Brew Pub, by Patrick Dunn, page 43 - 44
  • Keywords:

    • Brewers
    • Ann Arbor Brewing Company
    • Ann Arbor Brewers Guild
    • Ypsi Alehouse
    • Real Ale Co.
    • Grizzly Peak Brewing Company
    • Adventures In Home Brewing
    • Burns Park Brewers
    • Liberty Street Brewing Company

    People:

    • Ted Badgerow
    • Matt Greff
    • Rene Greff
    • Alex Baker
    • Nick Panchame
    • Christopher Frey
    • Jason Smith
    • Steve Swaney
    • Jamie Phillips
    • Peter Todd
    • Joe Walters


  • Ma Lou's: Ypsi Chicken [Restaurant Reviews], by Lee Lawrence, page 63
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • Ma Lou's Restaurant
    • Ricewood Barbecue Truck

    People:

    • Frank Fejeran

    Places:

    • 15 W Michigan Ave Ypsilanti


  • The Session Room: Turn Right at the Bar [Restaurant Reviews], by , page 63 -65
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants - Reviews
    • The Session Room

    Places:

    • 3685 Jackson Rd


  • Miss Muehlig, Meet Dr. Rahmani [Marketplace Changes], page 67 - 68
  • Keywords:

    • B. E. Muehhlig Co.
    • Downtown Ann Arbor
    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • M-Den
    • Native Kichwa Arts
    • King's Chosen
    • Mitchell & Mouat Architects

    People:

    • Bertha E. Muehlig
    • Reza Rahmani
    • Scott Hirth
    • Inty Muenala
    • Anna Czinski
    • James Asztalos
    • Johanna Asztalos
    • Walid Dimo

    Places:

    • 315 S Main


  • Coffee Shuffle: Burns Park Loses - and Gains - A Micro-Cafe [Marketplace Changes], 68 - 69 page
  • Keywords:

    • Real Baked Goods
    • Milan Coffee Works
    • Original Gravity Brewing Company
    • Coffee Works

    People:

    • Alan Caldwell
    • Matt Bjurman

    Places:

    • 1232 Packard


  • Juicy Kitchen [Briefly Noted], page 69
  • Keywords:

    • Juicy Kitchen
    • Restaurants
    • Maple-Miller Plaza
    • Food - Carryout & Delivery

    People:

    • Susan Todoroff
    • George Todoroff
    • Phil Flynn

    Places:

    • 1506 N Maple Rd


  • Launch Board Shop [Briefly Noted], page 69 - 70
  • Keywords:

    • Launch Board Shop
    • Skateboarding
    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • University of Michigan - Student Housing
    • Apartments
    • Ulrich's Bookstore

    People:

    • John Causland
    • Ron Hughes

    Places:

    • 3130 Packard


  • Ann Arbor Running Company [Briefly Noted], page 70
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Running Company
    • Sports
    • Track & Field
    • Downtown Ann Arbor
    • Kerrytown
    • Kaleidoscope Books

    People:

    • Nick Stanko
    • Ian Forsythe

    Places:

    • 200 N Fourth Ave


  • Sozo Japanese Grill [Briefly Noted], by , page 70 71
  • Keywords:

    • Sozo Japanese Grill
    • Briarwood Mall
    • Restaurants

    People:

    • Sean Green
    • Sky Chen


  • Maple Village Shopping Center [Briefly Noted], page 71
  • Keywords:

    • Maple Village Shopping Center
    • Five Below
    • Sierra Trading Post
    • Carter's/Oshkosh
    • Radio Chack
    • Sofia's Tailoring
    • English Gardens
    • Brixmoor Property Group

    People:

    • Jennifer Youngquest
    • Kristen Moore


  • Closing [Marketplace Changes], page 71
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Famous Footwear
    • Oak Valley Shopping Center
    • Payless Shoe Source
    • Burger Fi
    • Tower Plaza
    • American Apparel


  • Vulfpeck: Music Nerds [Funk], by Patrick Dunn, page 72
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Vulfpeck (Musical Group)
    • Neutral Zone
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • Michigan Theatre

    People:

    • Jack Stratton
    • Joe Dart
    • Theo Katzman
    • Woody Goss

    Places:

    • 603 E Liberty


  • Into the Wild: The Musical, Not the Comedy [Theater], by Sally Mitani, page 77
  • Keywords:

    • Theater - Reviews
    • Encore Musical Theatre Company

    People:

    • Chris McCandless
    • Conor Ryan
    • Connor Casey
    • Alexandra Reynolds
    • Janet Allard
    • Niko Tsakalakos

    Places:

    • 3126 Broad St Dexter


  • Mamele: Molly Picon In a Vanished World [Films], by Sandor Slomovits, page 83
  • Keywords:

    • Films - Reviews
    • Jewish Film Festival
    • Michigan Theatre

    People:

    • Molly Picon

    Places:

    • 603 E Liberty


  • The Tannahill Weavers: All Manner of Songs [Celtic Music], by Arwulf Arwulf, page 85
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • Tannehill Weavers (Musical Group)
    • The Ark

    People:

    • Phil Smillie
    • John Martin
    • Roy Gullane

    Places:

    • 316 S Main St


  • MacBrew: Drunken Shakespeare [Comedy], by Patrick Dunn, page 97
  • Keywords:

    • Theater - Reviews
    • Comedy

    Places:

    • 3014 Packard Rd


  • Laura Hulthen Thomas: Unexpected Turns [Short Stories], by Keith Taylor, page 101
  • Keywords:

    • Books - Reviews
    • Literati Bookstore
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff

    People:

    • Laura Hulthen Thomas

    Places:

    • 124 E Washington St


  • Choir! Choir! Choir! [Choral Pop], by James M Manheim, page 104
  • Keywords:

    • Music - Reviews
    • The Ark

    People:

    • Nobu Adilman
    • Daveed Goldman

    Places:

    • 316 S Main St


  • The Dave Tuck Skate Jam: Defying Death For a Cause [Festivals], by Dan Meisler, page 107
  • Keywords:

    • Skateboarding
    • Fairs & Festivals
    • Ann Arbor Skatepark
    • Fundraisers
    • Veterans Memorial Park
    • Cancer

    People:

    • Dave Tuck
    • Mike Rogers


  • March 2017 Home Sales, by James M. Manheim, page 116
  • Keywords:

    • Real Estate
    • Houses - Cost of
    • Statistics


  • I Spy, by Sally Bjork, page 119
  • Keywords:

    • Contests
    • University of Michigan - Buildings
    • Architects
    • Fleming Administration Building
    • Ruthven Building
    • Common Grill Restaurant

    People:

    • Alden B. Dow
    • David Karl
    • Robert Williams
    • Pat Flower
    • Robben Fleming
    • Larry Kestenbaum
    • Susan Pollans
    • Alan Mange
    • Pamela Kittel
    • Laurie Bluemlein
    • Susan Tainter
    • Herbert Pfabe Jr.