The annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner takes place today at 2 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church.Click here to read more >>
Thanksgiving marks the start of local holiday shopping and events in Yellow Springs.[More]
Though the much-loved Glen Helen plate was unavailable last year, it returned in October. Glen Helen Director Nick Boutis talks a bit about the plate and how it helps.[More]
When the sun sets in the village, an array of colorful signs and scenes light up the town.[More]
Art & Soul: Art both high-quality and affordable
Those who can embrace the idea of a high-caliber art fair in an elementary school gym will be treated this Saturday to some of the finest and most striking pieces of local and regional art.
Local academics read at Blue Jacket
Villagers Keith Doubt and Kevin McGruder will read from their original works this Saturday, Nov. 11, at 2 p.m. at Blue Jacket Books in Xenia.
Holiday Art Jumble to return
The YS Arts Council's Holiday Art Jumble, which is seeking donations, will return this year in December.
Village Schools (archives)
Yellow Springs Schools’ open enrollment acts as a stabilizer
This year Yellow Springs schools currently have the highest enrollment the local district has seen since 1984. However, 23 percent of the students are commuting to Yellow Springs from their homes in other districts. That number of open enrollment students is also the highest it has been in the district’s history. The Yellow Springs school […]
Rain on the parade
The seasonally decorated students (and teachers) of Mills Lawn School had to make do with holding the annual Halloween Parade indoors.
Yellow Springs High School students to try alternative tests
Yellow Springs High School students are scheduled to try out the first of a bevy of alternative standardized tests that the school district is considering for next year.
Climate conference to rise again in Yellow Springs
Glen Helen will host Community Solutions' sixth energy and climate conference, with a pre-event discussion this Thursday.
Tour green homes, businesses in and around Yellow Springs
Hosts from Yellow Springs and the surrounding area will open their homes and businesses this weekend for the 2014 Green Energy Ohio tour.
Affordable homes started on Cemetery Street
Home, Inc., broke ground on the Village’s first public affordable housing project on Friday, Aug. 15, with future homeowners Erica and Caleab Wyant digging in.
Village Life (archives)
Scientist finds new ash borer host
A local white fringe tree planted along the bike path is now famous as the second documented host of an invasive beetle that was thought to only prey upon ash trees.
Holiday in the Village, Yellow Springs 2014
Read the online edition of the annual Holiday in the Village guide.
Rise against the green Glen invaders
If weeding the flower garden out back sounds bad, imagine weeding a forest. Then imagine that forest encircled by an army of invasive species.
Finalists named for Yellow Springs police chief
One week before closing the application deadline on Nov. 24, the Village narrowed its search for police chief significantly, naming two finalists out of the current pool of 18 applicants.
Balance of beaver, human needs
A detention basin along King Street has become an accidental wetland at the paws of furry, semi-aquatic rodents that recently moved into the village.
Village Council— A focus on police issues
Community concerns around the local police department, an alleged incident of police misconduct and the current police chief search were a focus at Village Council’s Nov. 17 meeting.
Elsie K. Baker
Elsie K. Baker, of Yellow Springs, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Monday, Nov. 17. She was 85. Elsie was born on Feb. 25, 1929, in Clark County, the daughter of the late Christopher and Nancy (Gibson) Knox. To Elsie, family was the most important part of her life. She was raised in […]
Patricia ’Pat’ Martin Dell
Patricia “Pat” Martin Dell died peacefully at home on Thursday, Nov. 13, from complications following a courageous battle with Parkinson’s disease. She was 87. Born Aug. 10, 1927, Pat spent her childhood in Detroit, Mich. and Warren, Ohio, before attending Grier School for Girls, nestled in the heart of the Alleghenies. Pat cherished her time […]
James ‘Jake’ French Lehrer
James “Jake” French Lehrer died suddenly in Asheville, N.C. after a brief illness. He was 62.
Higher Education (archives)
Antioch College ‘needs more’
Antioch College President Mark Roosevelt summarized the significant challenges involved in remaking the college, now at the start of its fourth year of operation: “You can see it from here, but it’s still just slightly out of reach.”
Last Antioch College class enters on Horace’s tab
The incoming class at Antioch College may be more diverse, more international and more committed to saving the world than the three classes above them.
Antioch College Farm sprouts power
A one-megawatt solar farm recently popped up at Antioch College along Corry Street as part of the college’s plan to become carbon neutral.