The public is invited to an open house at the Miami Township fire station, which will take place on Friday, April 28, from 6 to 8 p.m.Click here to read more >>
￼￼The Village of YS has received national recognition for achieving exceptional electric reliability in 2016.[More]
Registration is now open for the 2017 summer recreational baseball Minor and Major Leagues.[More]
Beautiful, voluptuous, and fraught with peril, Spring knocks us out with its stunning blossoms.[More]
Jennifer Rosengarten at Springfield Art Museum— Artist’s ‘exuberance’ in nature
Artist Jennifer Rosengarten's biggest show thus far, "Gardens & Ponds" set to open this weekend at Springfield Museum of Art. It will run April 22 through Jan. 7, 2018, in the museum’s special exhibition gallery.
Needlework retreat comes to Yellow Springs
Next Monday, April 24, needlework artists from across Ohio and states such as California, New York and Rhode Island will take up residence in the Mills Park Hotel for four days, and they'll stitch, and stitch some more.
Rosengarten at Springfield Museum of Art
Local painter Jennifer Rosengarten will display her work at the Springfield Museum of Art this Saturday through January 2018.
Village Schools (archives)
School board— Vote clears way for potential land purchases
At its April meeting, the Yellow Springs Board of Education unanimously passed a resolution that will allow the Yellow Springs school district to enter into negotiations regarding the purchase of land for future school buildings.
New alumni group raises friends, funds for Yellow Springs schools
Colleges have them. Private secondary schools have them. But until recently most public schools didn’t have them — alumni associations, that is.
YSHS production of ‘Oklahoma!’ has legs — about 90
The Yellow Springs High School musical production of ‘Oklahoma!’ has legs — about 90 of them
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.
Sale puts farmland at risk
At Village Council’s Feb. 21 meeting, a villager and Village Council member urged villagers to come together in an effort to preserve farmland at risk of development on the western edge of Yellow Springs.
Some pull ‘green’ from local bank
Megan Bachman has been banking with U.S. Bank since she was 15 years old. “It was the first account I ever had,” she said. But last Saturday, Feb. 4, she decided to move her money elsewhere.
Village Life (archives)
Forgotten Springs, vol. 3 – the Japanese teahouses of Yellow Springs
In this edition of Forgotten Springs, we take a look at a place on the Antioch campus whose planned obsolescence reflects a philosophical take on life. The Village was home to a series of Japanese teahouses, built by an Antioch professor who wanted to establish a place of reflection similar to those he enjoyed during the years he spent in Japan.
The 2017 Central Chapel AME Church's annual Gaunt Park Easter Egg Hunt took place last Saturday, April 15.
Coretta Scott King to be commemorated
Antioch College will present “Walk It with You: The Courage of Coretta Scott King,” its annual community commemoration of the civil rights pioneer.
Village Council— New policing guidelines discussed
Local policing was in the spotlight at Village Council’s April 17 meeting. Council members discussed proposed new guidelines for Village policing, as well as next steps in the Village’s search for a permanent police chief. In addition, a new full-time police officer, Mariah England, was sworn into the local department.
Communities rethink how to police
Three examples of communities rethinking policing may provide an opportunity for villagers to consider and discuss different options for how “people and police” can engage with each other.
David Carlson’s charges from New Years incident reduced
Last Friday, April 14, David Carlson's charges stemming from the New Year’s Eve Ball Drop incident in Yellow Springs were reduced to misdemeanors, from the original fifth-degree felony.
Long-time village resident Esther Rothman passed away on April 19, 2017, in Berkeley, Calif., at the age of 94.
Ethel Lee Bender
The God that Ethel Bender loved and served called her home from labor to reward on Sunday, April 23, 2017.
Adrian Scott Roberts
Adrian Scott Roberts passed away on April 22, 2017.
Higher Education (archives)
Antioch Review, the little magazine, still big at 75
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
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
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.