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Sixth-graders, eight-graders and seniors will graduate this week.

Sixth-graders, eight-graders and seniors will graduate this week.

Graduation ceremonies this week

Graduation ceremonies for sixth graders, eighth graders and seniors will be held this week.

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  •   Medical marijuana firm seeks sites in Yellow Springs

    The new CBE will feature employment opportunities in the food service, hospitality and arts fields.A medical marijuana company recently expressed interest in locating a facility in Yellow Springs. Preliminary discussions with Village leaders are underway.

  •   Good-bye, Rita Caz

    Rita Caz is closing its doors May 20. Owners Gail Zimmerman and Mark Crockett started the store in 1986, and are now retiring.Eclectic Yellow Springs store Rita Caz is closing its doors for good on May 20. Owners Mark Crockett and Gail Zimmerman are retiring after more than 30 years making and selling custom jewelry and other items.

  •   Village Council ponders regulation of Yellow Springs Airbnbs

    At Village Council’s April 3 meeting, Council members considered the appropriate level of local government regulation  regarding the issue of local short-term rentals.

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  •   Joanne Risacher

    Joanne RisacherJoanne Risacher, 75, of Yellow Springs, formerly of Loogootee, passed away at 8:56 a.m. Tuesday, May 9, at Hospice of Dayton.

  •   Louise Marie (Lund) Glaser

    Louise Marie (Lund) GlaserLouise Marie (Lund) Glaser, 91, of Springfield, passed away on Saturday, May 13, at Friends Care Community in Yellow Springs.

  •   Anita Ruth Cochran Bair

    Anita Ruth Cochran Bair, age 97, passed away May 14, 2017, at her residence.

Higher Education (archives)

  •   Antioch Review, the little magazine, still big at 75

    The 1944 Antioch Review Board (Courtesy Antiochiana)With 75 years of continuous publication and a knack for picking and publishing a host of vital American voices, the The Antioch Review is a “little magazine” with an undeniably “big” impact and influence.

  •   A gift to ensure college diversity

    Longtime Yellow Springs residents Donna and Al Denman, a retired Antioch professor, recently started a scholarship at the college that will fund tuition and room and board for three students for the duration of their time at Antioch. The Denmans’ gift is the first in the college’s New Generations Scholarship Program. (Photo by Dylan Taylor-Lehman)Starting in the fall of 2017, three incoming students at Antioch College will have all four years of their college experience paid for, thanks to the largesse of a Yellow Springs couple.

  •   New pathways for a B.A. at Antioch University Midwest

    In December, Antioch University Midwest announced a partnership with Southern State Community College in November that allows students to earn associate’s and bachelor’s degrees in four years while saving on tuition costs. Nicole Roades, Southern State’s vice president of academic affairs, pictured left, and AUM Provost Marian Glancy signed the partnership agreement at a press conference. (Submitted Photo)Antioch University Midwest’s new “3-plus-1” programs are aiming at creating a four-year undergraduate degree option that gives more students access to college, while lowering overall college costs.

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