Ann Arbor Observer, March 1998

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Ann Arbor Observer,
1976-current

Publisher: Ann Arbor Observer Company

Date: March 1998


The following articles appeared in the March 1998 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • Parking Limbo [Inside Ann Arbor], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Downtown Development Authority
    • Garages

    Keywords:

    • Ed Shaffran


  • New Bridge [Inside Ann Arbor], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Bridges

    Keywords:

    • Broadway Bridges
    • Citizens' Advisory Committee
    • Johnson Johnson & Roy
    • Michael Nearing
    • Sue Gott


  • WUOM Tops WEMU [Inside Ann Arbor], page 9-10
  • Subjects:

    • Radio Stations

    Keywords:

    • National Public Radio
    • Arbitron
    • Corporation for Public Broadcasting
    • Donovan Reynolds


  • Book Dreams [Inside Ann Arbor], page 10-11
  • Subjects:

    • Publishing

    Keywords:

    • Proctor Publications
    • Vanity Books
    • Hazel Proctor
    • Don Proctor
    • Lee Meadows


  • Hiring Crisis [Inside Ann Arbor], page 11-12
  • Keywords:

    • Information Transfer Systems
    • Centers for Disease Control
    • Survey Research Center
    • Bruce Brock
    • Beth-Ellen Pennell


  • Finance Frenzy [Inside Ann Arbor], page 12
  • Subjects:

    • Mortgage Loans & Services
    • Banks

    Keywords:

    • Republic Bank
    • Standard Federal
    • Great Lakes National Bank
    • Richard Lupkes
    • Cindi Price


  • Porgy's Success [Inside Ann Arbor], page 12 - 13
  • Keywords:

    • Porgy and Bess/An American Voice
    • Documentary
    • Operas

    People:

    • Jim Standifer
    • Bobby McFerrin
    • Robert McFerrin

    Places:

    • Michigan Theater


  • Snapshot [Inside Ann Arbor], page 13
  • Subjects:

    • Ingrid Sheldon
    • Photographs
    • Sororities

    Keywords:

    • Alpha Omicron Pi
    • Margaret Bourke-White
    • Margaret Underwood


  • Crime Update, page 14
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor Police Department
    • Crime & Criminals


  • Name Game [Ann Arbor Business], by Laura McReynolds, page 23-24
  • Subjects:

    • Bookstores
    • Franchises

    Keywords:

    • Little Professor
    • Nicola's Books
    • Nicola Rooney
    • John Glazer
    • Dennis Fennell
    • Frank Gera


  • Nancy Heusel [Ann Arborites], by Eve Silberman, page 25
  • Keywords:

    • Arts Theater Club
    • Rachel Urist
    • Ted Heusel


  • After the Siege [Around Town], page 27
  • Keywords:

    • Sarajevo
    • Bosnia-Herzegovina
    • Colleen London
    • Ejup Ganic


  • Redistricting Puzzle, by Randy H. Milgrom, page 29-37
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor Public Schools
    • Ann Arbor Public Schools - School Board

    Keywords:

    • Committee on Exellence
    • Kloss, Larry
    • Browning, Bill
    • John Simpson
    • David Flowers
    • Griff McDonald
    • Tony Barker


  • Chasing the Breast Cancer Gene, by Jennifer Dix and Ken Garber, page 39-43
  • Subjects:

    • Medicine
    • University of Michigan Health System

    Keywords:

    • Ashkenazi Jews
    • Argentina
    • Sofia Merajver
    • Bob Ziff
    • Barb Weber


  • From Age of Aquarium to Two Wheel Tango [Marketplace Changes], page 49
  • Subjects:

    • Bicycles - Sales & Service
    • Retail Trade

    Keywords:

    • Dennis Pontius
    • Frances Wang


  • Fusion Takeout on South State [Marketplace Changes], page 49-50
  • Subjects:

    • Retail Trade
    • Catering

    Keywords:

    • Gourmet Garage
    • Tamiko Cowen
    • Greg Fenerli
    • John Koh
    • Kathy Bieske


  • Grace's Falls Prey to the Downtown Parking Crunch [Marketplace Changes], page 51
  • Subjects:

    • Antiques & Collectibles
    • Retail Trade
    • Nickels Arcade

    Keywords:

    • Grace's Select Secondhand and Antiques
    • Goodyear Building
    • Arcadian Too
    • Carolyn Claunch
    • Paul Miller
    • Rhonda Gilpin
    • Dieter Boehm


  • Alpha Coney Island [Briefly Noted], page 52-53
  • Subjects:

    • Retail Trade
    • Restaurants

    Keywords:

    • Howard Johnson's
    • Stamatopoulos Brothers


  • Manna International Foods & Gifts [Briefly Noted], page 53
  • Keywords:

    • Retail Trade
    • Saica

    People:

    • Jae Jin Lee
    • Kwang Bin Lim


  • Closings [Marketplace Changes], page 53
  • Subjects:

    • Business - Closings

    Keywords:

    • Egghead Software
    • Hagopian World of Rugs


  • Inverted Pyramid [Plays], by Sonia Kovacs, page 57
  • Keywords:

    • Theater
    • Performance Network

    People:

    • Maggie Wysocki
    • Ray Schultz


  • Film Noir Festival [Films], by Dan Moray, page 61
  • Subjects:

    • Movies
    • Michigan Theater

    Keywords:

    • Ministry of Fear
    • The Blue Dahlia


  • Lewis Hyde [Nonfiction], by Keith Taylor, page 69
  • Subjects:

    • Authors

    Keywords:

    • MacArthur Fellowship
    • Trickster Makes This World


  • Pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet [Classical Music], by Jim Leonard, page 73
  • Subjects:

    • Concerts

    Keywords:

    • Pianist


  • Pianist Penelope Crawford [Classical Music], by Jim Leonard, page 75
  • Keywords:

    • Concerts


  • Los Munequitos de Matanzas [World Music], by Dan Rosenberg, page 85
  • Keywords:

    • Cuba
    • Afro-Cuban music


  • Nields [Folk-Rock], by Kate Conner-Ruben, page 89
  • Subjects:

    • Music

    Keywords:

    • Dave Nields
    • Katryna Nields
    • Nerissa Nields


  • Del McCoury Band [Bluegrass], by James M. Manheim, page 93
  • Subjects:

    • Music

    Keywords:

    • Cold Hard Facts
    • Ronnie McCoury
    • Rob McCoury


  • Jaki Byard [Jazz], by Piotr Michalowski, page 99
  • Subjects:

    • Music

    Keywords:

    • Pianists
    • Blues for Smoke


  • "Dust-Shaped Hearts" [Gallery Review], by Susan Kevorkian, page 103
  • Subjects:

    • Art & Artists

    Keywords:

    • Don Camp
    • Robert Hayden


  • Witch Doctors [Nightspots], by Alan Goldsmith, page 105
  • Subjects:

    • Music

    Keywords:

    • Chef Chris
    • Mike Stutson
    • Thayrone


  • January, 1998 [Home Sales], by Kevin Duke, page 125
  • Subjects:

    • Houses - Cost of