Yellow Springs News Classifieds

CLASSIFIED AD RATES Weekly rate: $6 up to 20 words; additional words 10¢ each. Add $1 per week for Web placement. We request that first-time advertisers and advertisers outside of Yellow Springs pre-pay with a check, cash or money order.

• The deadline for classifieds is Mondays at 5 p.m. Please check the News for deadlines during holiday weeks.

Submit classifieds online. You can now conveniently submit classifieds directly from our Web site through our classified submission page. To submit a classified ad, please click here.

You are also welcome to submit classifieds to us via e-mail at classifieds {at} ysnews(.)com . Please indicate your name, contact information, category for your classified ad, when you first wish to run the ad and for how long. We will contact you about payment or if there are any complications. If you choose to have your classified on the Web it will be posted on Thursday, the same day the News comes out, by the end of the day for one week.

Click on a category below to see this week’s listings.

FOR SALE: CARS, TRUCKS, ETC. | (back to top)

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YARD/GARAGE SALES | (back to top)

MOVED-IN SALE: Saturday, Sept. 13, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. This is better than a moving sale. These are all the things we wanted to keep, but they won’t fit in our new house. Here are just the highlights: five nice antique lamps (one slag glass), two Asus Transformer Androidd tablets, Mac Mini with monitor, 32” LCD monitor, victrola stand, modern couch, Ikea chairs with foot stool, microwave, speakers, nice women’s clothing (size 8), household goods and a bunch more nice things. Rain or shine. Fairfield Pike; look for the pink signs.

MULTIFAMILY MOVING SALE: Sale to end all sales! Furniture, clothing, antiques, household accessories, jewelry, garden decor and supplies, paper goods, plus much, much more. Saturday, Sept. 13, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at 449 W.South College and 890 Wright St. (across the street). Don’t miss it!

ITEMS FOR SALE | (back to top)

PIANO, UPRIGHT with pretty oak veneer seeks a new home. $150 OBO, you move, 767-7667.

TIGER ORANGE: Daylily special. Heavy bare root clumps ready to plant. Quick ground cover to eliminate mowing on slope or any sunny area. Delivery and/or installation available for a limited time. Quantity rates as low as $1 each. Call for information: Gary Stutzman, 937-581-3203.

“TWO HUNDRED YEARS of Yellow Springs,” including the legacy of Antioch College and written by the News staff, is available for $15 at the News office, Dark Star Books, Sam and Eddie’s Open Books, Town Drug or on our Web site at .

RETAIL | (back to top)

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PETS AND LIVESTOCK | (back to top)

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BARTER AND TRADE | (back to top)

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FREE OFFERS | (back to top)

MOVED HERE RECENTLY? Come to the Yellow Springs News office at 253-1/2 Xenia Ave., 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. We’ll sign you up for a three-month subscription to the News for free! There’s a welcome package for you, too.

MERCHANDISE WANTED | (back to top)

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HOUSING, ETC., WANTED | (back to top)

FILMMAKER, now in town, looking for work space to shoot/edit web comedy. Within 10-12 minutes of town, warehouse, barn ideal. Heating a must. Contact Joel 323-842-6948, joelmosslevinson {at} gmail(.)com .

FOR RENT | (back to top)

ONE BEDROOM apartment for rent. Three blocks from downtown. Pet-free location; $500 per month. Call Jack Merrill, 937-767-1497.

UPPER EFFICIENCY for October 1.  Private, quiet, lots of light, off-street parking. Non-smoking building, indoor cats allowed.  $410 plus utilities, deposit.  Call 767-1453, leave message.

FOR RENT: Large bedroom, private bath and large walk-in closet along with use of laundry and kitchen in newer home in south end of village. Free WIFI. Available Nov. 1. Call Pat Brown, 937-490-8155.

MAGNIFICENT HOME near the college and Glen. Four bedrooms, amazing space, lightly furnished, $1,900. Also, small, sweet studio cottage, 600 square feet. $750 includes utilities (dog-free building). Jay.rothman {at}

OFFICES OR ART STUDIOS – Union School House. One 12′x18′ on the first floor, wood floor, tall windows, $280; one 12′x18′ on second floor with large windows, high ceiling, $260. Call Jonathan at 344-0626.

FOR RENT: Flexible business, production or retail space – Kings Yard. 1,534 square feet. All utilities furnished except electric. Good light, private parking, concrete floor. Call 767-9290.

OFFICE – 105 W. North College St. (Humanist Building). Available now. Good light, one side all glass, utilities furnished. $285. 767-9290.

TOWNHOUSE APARTMENTS for rent, Hawthorne Place: one-bedroom, $515; two-bedroom, $615; three-bedroom, $715; plus utilities. Laundry facilities on site. 937-324-3606.

REAL ESTATE FOR SALE | (back to top)

HOUSE FOR SALE four miles north of Yellow Springs. Own an affordable, lovely home on a half acre with a garden, chicken coop, out buildings, mature trees and edible landscaping. Within biking distance to Yellow Springs on South Tecumseh Road near Greenon High School. $153,900. Contact Whitney Dearth at 937-864-7386.

EMPLOYMENT | (back to top)

WANTED: experienced, dependable, caring sitter for a 1-year-old. Five to seven daytime hours weekly, possibly more in the future. Contact Anisa, 937-219-3588.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY – Seeking part-time employees for the Yellow Springs School District cafeteria. Positions available include head cook, servers and substitutes. Salary is based upon experience. Pick up an application from Bonita Pence at the Yellow Springs High School or send resume to bpence {at} ysschools(.)org .

HOME INSTEAD CAREGiver: A satisfying career. We are looking for non-medical caregivers to assist the elderly in their homes. No certification/experience required. Must be 21 years old, mature, compassionate, reliable and dependable. Part-time/all shifts available, $8 plus/hour. Weekends especially needed. You can make a difference! Call our job line at 937-285-0016 or apply online at

PART-TIME POSITION Monday-Saturday at Community Children’s Center. Some evenings may be required. Call 767-7236. EOE.

VOLUNTEER | (back to top)

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SERVICES AVAILABLE | (back to top)

HOUSE CLEANING – Much experience, many local references. One, two or three times a month. Call 767-7405, leave message.

LANDSCAPE AND GROUNDS CARE. Regular and occasional. Mowing, trimming, tilling, planting, honeysuckle/other invasives removal, hardscape installation, fences put up, gutters cleaned, total property clean ups, hauling and many other outdoor services. Knowledgable, capable, all-local workers. 767-2729. Thor and Friends.

MEDIA SERVICES: Videography, editing, dubbing, photography, graphics, audio production, Web design, events, docs, films and more. 323-404-1938. .

NEIL DOG TRAINING (certified professional trainer/retired special education teacher) will help you train your dog. If you are committed, I can help. Neil Silvert, 937-767-1991 or nsilvert1949 {at} gmail(.)com . Free evaluation. Reasonable rates – sliding scale.

LANDSCAPE SERVICES – Lawn mowing. Tree removal, pruning, fences cleared of vines and unwanted trees. Brush hauled away. Call Richard Funderburg, 937-215-8447 or 767-7433.

NEED A TYPIST? Experienced proofreader, editor or transcriptionist? Local references. Call Dee Sorrell at 937-767-8622.

COMPUTERS, APPLIANCES, iPods/iTouch, household, electrical/electronic, appliance repair and more. David Turner, retired engineer. 767-7849.

FINANCIAL SERVICES | (back to top)

YS CREDIT UNION is always open – access your account 24/7, 365 days a year. Join now and save money. 937-767-7377. .

CHILD CARE | (back to top)

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LOST AND FOUND | (back to top)

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INSTRUCTION | (back to top)

JOHN BRYAN community pottery classes: Basics of Clay with Susan Finster and Lynn Riewerts Carine, seniors/adults, Mondays, 12:30-2:30 p.m., Sept. 22-Nov.10, eight weeks, $175; Throwing and More with Dave and Kate Chesar, adults all levels, Wednesdays, 6:30-9 p.m., Sept. 24-Nov. 12, eight weeks, $195; Mosaic Trashcan Public Art workshop with Beth Holyoke and Kaethi Seidle, teens and adults welcome, Mondays, 7-9:30 p.m., Sept. 29-Oct. 20, $100. 937-767-9022, jbcp.ys {at} gmail(.)com, .

HERON BERRY Hill Farm School has fall openings for preschool, toddler or elementary homeschool. Montessori-style education, plus farm animal and garden/food prep activities. Megan Thompson, 937-768-0922 or megancthompson {at} outlook(.)com .

IS YOUR FIVE-YEAR-OLD ready for a kindergarten experience but missed the Aug. 1 birthdate requirement? Antioch School has a limited number of full or half-day openings for its developmentally appropriate kindergarten, which serves young five- through six-year-olds. Financial aid is available for qualifying families. Please contact 767-7642 for additional information. .  

THE ANTIOCH SCHOOL Nursery, serving children three and one-half to five years of age, has a limited number of openings for the 2014-2015 school year. Financial aid is available for qualifying families. Please contact 767-7642 for additional information. .

SUZUKI VIOLIN, experienced teacher. Near Upper Valley Mall. 325-6254.

DANCING WITH PARKINSON’S disease in Yellow Springs will meet on Wednesdays from 2-2:45 p.m. at the YS Senior Center. The class is taught by Jill Becker. It is funded by the Tri-State Parkinson’s Wellness Chapter and is free to people with PD and their caregivers. For information, call 767-2646 or write jillbecker1 {at} gmail(.)com .

EVENTS | (back to top)

GET THOSE TLT auction tickets today! Don’t miss out on a great night out for a very important cause. Go to for tickets AND for some last minute surprise items! Or call 767-9490 for more information.

HUMAN RELATIONS COMMISSION and NAMI Yellow Springs will sponsor Mental Health First Aid for “front line” workers on Friday, Oct. 3, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the John Bryan Center. Fee is $25 which includes lunch and a manual. Register by Sept. 17 by sending an email to hrc {at} yso(.)com, subject line “MHFA”. Include your name, phone number, employer and job title.

PEER-LED support groups are available. NAMI Connection is a group for people with mental illness, meeting each Wednesday, 6:30-8 p.m. at the Bryan Center. NAMI Family is for family and friends of people with mental illness, meeting the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month, 6:30-8 p.m. at the Senior Center. namiconnection.yellowsprings {at} yahoo(.)com .

MISCELLANEOUS | (back to top)

WORK OUT in our fully equipped fitness space with state-of-the-art cardio and weight lifting equipment with walking track. For more information about memberships, programming, tours and giving opportunities visit our website: .

WANT A COLOR AD? Too bad: the News is in black and white. But a pre-printed insert costs just a bit less than a dime per insert to distribute in the News. You design, print it in color – we’ll stuff it and get it to our readers. Call 767-7373 or email advert {at} ysnews(.)com .

CHECK OUT for nearly 40 feature videos of village art, education, music, sports, kiln firing, you name it. Go see it.

NEED A GIFT for someone special who lives out of town? If they’ve got an email address, they’ve got an inbox. That’s where the News will be every Thursday morning! Go to and choose Subscribe to sign them up for the E-edition.

CARD OF THANKS | (back to top)

THANK YOU to all of our dear, true, gracious and kind friends, but today especially to Doug Snyder and Pat White. – Antioch School community

RIDE SHARE | (back to top)

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