At last Saturday’s commencement ceremony for the Antioch University Leadership and Change Ph.D. program, Dr. Al Guskin was honored for his 15 years of teaching with the program, and 30 years of service to the college and university. Guskin retired this year.Click here to read more >>
Public radio station WYSO 91.3FM will hold its annual Community Concert on Sunday, Sept. 13, at RiverScape MetroPark in downtown Dayton.[More]
In the late months of summer, my husband and I test the capacity of our kitchen.[More]
Antioch University will graduate 23 new Ph.D.s in Leadership and Change on Saturday, Aug. 1 at 9 a.m. at the Antioch University Midwest auditorium.[More]
Jazz, original music with Friends
The Friends Music Camp will present its annual summer concert at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 25, at Mills Lawn Elementary School.
McGruder to discuss new book on race, real estate
Dr. Kevin McGruder, assistant professor of history at Antioch College, will read from his new book, Race and Real Estate: Conflict and Cooperation in Harlem, 1890-1920, on Tuesday, Aug. 4 at 7 p.m. at McGregor 113 on the Antioch campus.
Ten-Minute Play Festival to return
Submissions are currently being accepted for the annual Ten-Minute Play Festival, which will be presented in October.
Village Schools (archives)
New faces in local schools
Five new teachers were introduced to the school board and community at last week’s regular meeting of the Yellow Springs Board of Education. The board approved one-year contracts for the teachers for the upcoming school year.
2015 Mills Lawn School sixth grade clap out
Annual running of the halls at the Mills Lawn School sixth-grade clap out.
Mudding puppies at the Antioch School
The Antioch School students have been working with builders-in-residence Beth and Andy Holyoke to build a straw bale playhouse of the kindergartner’s design.
Morgan B&B to open house
Whether it’s enjoying a stack of molasses-kissed ginger-nectarine pancakes on the screened-in porch, taking in downtown views from a third-story room or appreciating the history of the century-old home built by one of the town’s most influential couples, the Arthur Morgan House Bed and Breakfast has a lot to offer its guests, according to the B&Bs new owner.
An open house for the Arthur Morgan House
The new owner of the Arthur Morgan House Bed & Breakfast, Stacey Wirrig, is hosting an open house to showcase changes at the 30-year-old B&B on Thursday, July 23.
Tom Gray of Tom’s Market — 50 years in the grocery trade
Tom Gray was a high school freshman when he got his first job, as a bag boy at Luttrell’s, the grocery store on Xenia Avenue. In 2001, Gray purchased the grocery, which is now Tom’s Market.
Village Life (archives)
Yellow Springs Scouts for Equality celebrate victory
The local chapter of Scouts for Equality celebrated a victory Monday as the national chapter of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) announced it would remove the ban on gay and lesbian adults from joining.
Paintings, prose for land trust
This past weekend, patrons of the arts and admirers of nature were able to “ooh” and “ahh” for the same reason.
Sea Dogs prepare for championship meet
The Yellow Springs Aquatic Club swam against Oakwood at home last week and enters the summer championships this weekend.
U.S. Route 68 closure scheduled for culvert work
U.S. Route 68 will be closed for five days for culvert replacement work just north of SR 343.
Village Council race heats up
With just two weeks to go before the Aug. 5 filling deadline, seven villagers have thrown their hats in the ring for three open seats on Village Council in the Nov. 3 elections.
Local officer cleared of charges
During last week’s trial in the Greene County Court of Common Pleas, a Springfield prosecutor asked a jury to find Yellow Springs Police Sergeant Naomi Penrod guilty of two criminal charges — assault and interfering with civil rights — following a November 5 incident in which Penrod forcibly took a camera away from a villager attempting to videotape an encounter with police.
Helen J. Tobey
Helen J. Tobey passed away July 17. She was 88.
Lorena Hyde memorial
A memorial service for Lorena Hyde, wife of Dr. Carl Hyde, will be held in the manner of Friends (Quakers) at Rockford Chapel on Saturday, Aug. 8, at 3 p.m.
Barbara Louise Hardman
Barbara Louise (Hicks) Hardman, beloved mother and grandmother and dear friend, passed away at Friend’s Care Assisted Living on Friday, July 10, 2015.
Higher Education (archives)
Antioch College commencement inspires
Inspiring, rousing, uplifting — each component of the Antioch College commencement fit these descriptions on Saturday, as the college celebrated its first post-revival graduating class while reaffirming its social justice legacy.
Clarence Jones to give commencement address
Dr. Clarence Jones will deliver the commencement address at Antioch College's graduation this Saturday, June 20.
ADA compliance project: Sorry, no exit, nor entrance
Antioch College Student Cleo van der Veen’s “The Go! Accessibility Project” was conceived to give those who take their ambulation for granted a peek at how some get around campus without front-door access.
Baseball tournament this week
The regular season champion Winds Cafe Indians had the week off while the rest of the teams vied for the remaining post-season tournament seeding positions.
The little and big miracles of T-ball
They’re all little miracles. Sometimes big miracles.
This T-ball diamond sparkles
Tommy Moore, 7, is a home run king. When he comes to the plate he requests that we raise the tee as high as it will go.