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Ann Arbor Observer, December 2004

Publisher
Ann Arbor Observer Company
Parent ID
Month
December
Year
2004

December 2004 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer


The following articles appeared in the December 2004 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:
  • Red and Blue Washtenaw [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Elections
    • Democratic Party
    • Republican Party


  • Reading and writing [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Speeches, Lectures, Addresses
    • Writers
    • New Yorker Magazine
    • New Yorker College Tour


  • Farmers' Market redux [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Farmers Markets
    • Ann Arbor - City Government Departments, Agencies, etc.
    • Ann Arbor - City Planning
    • Johnson Hill Land Ethics
    • Friends of the Market


  • Postage premium [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • U.S. Postal Service
    • Postage
    • Greeting Cards


  • What does it cost? [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Prices


  • Playing old [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Medicine
    • Standardized Patient Instructors
    • University of Michigan Medical School

    People:

    • Pat Van Bonn


  • Service club blues [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Clubs & Organizations
    • Memberships
    • Eastern Kiwanis
    • Breakfast Optimist Club
    • Rotary Club


  • Mandala maker [UpFront], page 9
  • Keywords:

    • Arts & Crafts - Retail
    • Mandalas
    • ruthiebasham.com

    People:

    • Ruthie Basham


  • Greenway Ho! Unlikely allies build momentum for Ann Arbor's 'Central Park' [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11
  • Keywords:

    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Real Estate - Developers & Managers
    • Land Use
    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • Greenway
    • Old West Side Association

    People:

    • Joe O'Neal
    • Peter Allen
    • Amy Kuras

    Places:

    • Allen Creek


  • Selling Greenhills [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13
  • Keywords:

    • Private Schools
    • Education
    • Enrollment
    • Recruiting

    People:

    • Tony Paulus

    Places:

    • Greenhills School


  • Where is UPS Jack? [Inside Ann Arbor], page 15
  • Keywords:

    • Delivery Services
    • Mailing & Packaging Services
    • Sexual Harassment
    • UPS
    • A Different Attitude

    People:

    • Jack Cardwell
    • Sue Cattell


  • 'Bill is back': Local Motion's screw-up... [Inside Ann Arbor], page 16
  • Keywords:

    • Ann Arbor Transportation Authority
    • Transportation
    • Taxicab Companies
    • On Demand Transportation
    • Local Motion
    • Yellow Cab
    • A-Ride
    • Senior Service

    People:

    • Bill Berger


  • Crime Map [October 2004 Crime Statistics and Locations], page 19
  • Keywords:

    • Crime & Criminals
    • Crime Statistics
    • Crime Maps


  • CEW's Carol Hollenshead [Ann Arborites], by Eve Silberman, page 21
  • Keywords:

    • Biography
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Women
    • University of Michigan Center for the Education of Women

    People:

    • Carol Hollenshead


  • David Byrd Chapel [Then & Now], by Grace Shackman, page 23
  • Keywords:

    • Biography
    • African-Americans Ann Arbor/Washtenaw County
    • Architects
    • Churches

    People:

    • David Byrd
    • Letitia Byrd

    Places:

    • Episcopal Church of the Incarnation


  • Buying Souls into Heaven, by James Leonard, page 25
  • Keywords:

    • Education
    • Education - Michigan

    People:

    • Tom Monaghan

    Places:

    • Ave Maria College
    • Ave Maria College / Ave Maria University
    • Ave Maria School of Law
    • Ave Maria Foundation


  • Say you want a revolution: John Lennon in Ann Arbor, by James Leonard, page 33
  • Keywords:

    • Music
    • History
    • Rallies
    • Protest Movements
    • Counterculture
    • White Panther Party

    People:

    • John Lennon
    • John Sinclair
    • Peter Andrews


  • Michigan basketball heats up Crisler, by Craig Ross, page 41
  • Keywords:

    • University of Michigan - Athletics
    • Sports
    • Basketball

    People:

    • Tommy Amaker

    Places:

    • Crisler Arena


  • Holiday Guide: Tips for avoiding the truly bad gift, by Laura McReynolds and Tony McReynolds, page 47
  • Keywords:

    • Gift Shops
    • Retail Trade
    • Shopping
    • Holiday Gifts


  • The Macs' Polish Dinner, by Penny Schreiber, page 53
  • Keywords:

    • Holidays
    • Polish American Traditions
    • Dinners
    • Pierogi | Sauerkraut

    People:

    • Judy Mac
    • John Bogdasarian
    • Lindsay Bogdasarian


  • The Canforas' Italian Christmas, by Penny Schreiber, page 55
  • Keywords:

    • Holidays
    • Christmas
    • Italian American Traditions
    • Dinners

    People:

    • Anselmo Canfora


  • Candles on the tree, by Penny Schreiber, page 57
  • Keywords:

    • Holidays
    • Christmas Traditions
    • Dutch Americans
    • Italian Americans

    People:

    • Ton Broos
    • Janet De Vries


  • Brunch bunch: Prickly Pear, Gandy Dancer, Amadeus [Review], by Bix Engels, page 59
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Restaurants - Reviews

    Places:

    • Prickly Pear Southwest Cafe
    • The Gandy Dancer
    • Amadeus Cafe


  • Quick Bites [Restaurants], page 61
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants

    Places:

    • Yamato
    • Champion House
    • Sushi.come


  • The Chicago touch: Two new restaurants ... [Marketplace: Changes], page 63
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Bars
    • Pubs

    People:

    • Mike Hanna [Owner]
    • Dennis Serras [Owner]

    Places:

    • Rush Street
    • 800 North
    • Carson's Roadhouse


  • Birth of a hangout: Dexter Bakery becomes Paula's Place [Marketplace: Changes], page 64
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Ice Cream & Yogurt Parlors

    People:

    • Paula Fader-Garff [Owner]
    • Walter Fader-Garff [Owner]

    Places:

    • Paula's Place


  • Cafe Verde is back [Marketplace: Changes], page 65
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants
    • Coffee Shops

    Places:

    • Cafe Verde
    • People's Food Co-op


  • A sisterly handoff at Rainbow Creations [Marketplace: Changes], page 66
  • Keywords:

    • Arts & Crafts - Retail
    • Bisqueware

    People:

    • Jacque Colwell [Owner]

    Places:

    • Rainbow Creations


  • Lower Town clears the decks [Marketplace: Changes], page 67
  • Keywords:

    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Shopping Centers
    • Arts & Crafts - Retail
    • Retail Trade
    • Relocations

    Places:

    • Lower Town
    • Broadway Village
    • Plymouth Park Plaza
    • Yourist Pottery Studio


  • Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 67
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants

    Places:

    • Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar


  • LoCarb Center [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 67
  • Keywords:

    • Food - Retail
    • Health Food
    • Carbohydrates

    People:

    • Mike Spadafore [Owner]

    Places:

    • LoCarb Center


  • Borders Express [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 69
  • Keywords:

    • Bookstores
    • Jewelry - Retail - Custom Design, Supplies, etc.
    • Borders Group

    Places:

    • Briarwood Mall
    • Borders Express
    • Waldenbooks
    • Kay Jewelers


  • Wireless Toyz [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 69
  • Keywords:

    • Communications Technology
    • Telecommunications
    • Cell Phones
    • Wireless

    Places:

    • Wireless Toyz


  • Curry Bites [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 69-70
  • Keywords:

    • Restaurants

    People:

    • Murali Jayaraman [Owner]
    • Prabu Pandian [Owner]

    Places:

    • Curry Bites


  • GameStop [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 70
  • Keywords:

    • Toys & Games - Retail
    • Video Games
    • Computer Games

    Places:

    • GameStop
    • FuncLand
    • Cranbrook Village


  • Discount Tire [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 70
  • Keywords:

    • Automobiles - Parts & Supplies - Sales
    • Tires

    Places:

    • Discount Tire [Additional Location]


  • Closings [Marketplace: Briefly Noted], page 71
  • Keywords:

    • Business - Closings
    • Restaurants

    Places:

    • Original '60's Pizza & Sub Shop
    • House of Blinds and Draperies
    • Lane Bryant


  • Follow-Up [Marketplace], page 71
  • Keywords:

    • Business Conditions - General
    • Business - Closings
    • Retail Trade
    • Business Survival Rates


  • NoMo: Afrobeat meets avant-garde, page 87
  • Keywords:

    • Music
    • Bands


  • Art of the Lega [Galleries], page 104
  • Keywords:

    • Museums
    • University of Michigan - Museums
    • Exhibits
    • African Art
    • Art of the Lega

    Places:

    • University of Michigan Museum of Art


  • October 2004 Home Sales, by Kevin Duke, page 122
  • Keywords:

    • Real Estate Development - Ann Arbor
    • Houses - Cost of
    • Home Sales