A special issue of the literary journal “Obsidian” celebrating the 2014 Antioch College symposium “Call & Response” will be launched this Saturday, May 7, 4:30–6:30 p.m., at the John Bryan Community Center.Click here to read more >>
Revisit the newly opened Mills Park Hotel as its construction restores the early vision of village founder William Mills.[More]
The Antioch Eco-Village Pioneers, a local co-housing group, will host an informational program this Sunday, May 1, from 2 to 4 p.m.at the Yellow Springs Senior Center.[More]
The Yellow Springs Community Chorus and Yellow Springs Community Orchestra will perform Haydn’s “The Creation” next Sunday, May 8, at 7:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church.[More]
New art gallery opens— A dream, no longer deferred
The opening of a new art gallery downtown has been “a labor of love” for owners Katie and Chris Brandt, who describe their venture into full-time art-making and exhibition as the realization of a dream deferred.
Antioch School to perform ‘The Phantom Tollbooth’
This weekend, the Antioch School Older Group and Thirds students will present their spring musical, "The Phantom Tollbooth." Click to see photos and video of the students rehearsing.
Vocal Vortex celebrates longtime villager at Mills Park Hotel
Around 40 people gathered at Mills Park Hotel on Sunday, April 24, to hear Vocal Vortex and celebrate Ron Siemer's 82nd birthday. Click below to hear a clip of the performance and look inside the new hotel.
Village Schools (archives)
School threat rumor unsubstantiated
A rumor about a threat to McKinney Middle/Yellow Springs High School was determined last week to be unsubstantiated, according to school officials.
Teacher resigns after investigation
Following an internal school district investigation, longtime Yellow Springs teacher Shawn Jackson resigned his position recently.
Power of the Pen, high school edition
Thirteen YSHS students took part in a special high school edition of Power of the Pen this past Saturday. The local writing competition was organized by seniors Ursula Kremer and Henry Potts-Rubin for their senior project.
Forty years of making connections in Yellow Springs
Larry Gerthoffer, better known as Larry Electric, has been a “fixture” of Yellow Springs for more than 40 years.
Green Generation builders to finish Thistle Creek
Eleven years after local builder Jonathan Brown began developing 4.2 acres at Thistle Creek, two young builders are poised to finish off the King Street development.
Antioch Eco-Village— ‘Pioneers’ share vision, plans
the Eco-Village Pioneers are organizing an event on Sunday, May 1, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Senior Center for all villagers curious about cohousing and interested in learning about Yellow Springs’ cohousing group.
Village Life (archives)
Ohio Drop Off in Enon
Saturday, May 7, 2015 from 8:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. at the Enon Drugmart
The Rumpke Landfill and Recycling Center: a YS News pictorial
An article published in this week’s paper discusses a recent tour of the Rumpke landfill and recycling center organized by Vickie Hennessy and Zero Waste Yellow Springs. Words cannot do the facilities justice.
Japanese culture in bloom in Yellow Springs
Curiosity, hands-on exploration and a deeper appreciation for Japanese culture will be encouraged, and rewarded, at the upcoming Ohayo Ohio Japanese symposium and cultural event.
New police officer joins YSPD
Officer John Whittemore arrived at the YSPD from West Carrollton a little over three weeks ago.
“Opening Day for Trails” drew crowds of cyclists and walkers last Saturday, April 16.
Villager arrested on multiple felonies
Yellow Springs resident Talis Gage, 32, was arrested by local police on Friday, April 8, at 8 p.m. on six felony counts
Jewel Graham memorial set
A memorial service celebrating the life of Precious Jewel Graham will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 30.
Faith Patterson memorial rescheduled
The date of the memorial service for Faith L. Patterson has been changed from April 30 to June 18.
Dr. Charles ‘Chuck’ Ganzert
Dr. Charles (Chuck) Ford Ganzert died on March 31, 2016, in Seattle, Wash.
Higher Education (archives)
New Antioch College president hits ground running
If incoming Antioch President Thomas Manley had less of an air of easy calm, you might say he’d hit the ground running.
Tom Manley reflects on first weeks at Antioch College
“What I need to bring is not a new box of ideas to be unpacked and put on the shelf with all the other boxes of ideas. We need to develop a framework for the emergent knowledge that’s here.” — Tom Manley
Thomas Manley arrives on Antioch campus
New Antioch College President Thomas Manley began his position earlier this week and is now on campus.