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

MILES ELECTRIC ZX40S 2007 car for sale, $3,000. Maximum speed 20 mph, 20 miles per charge, drives similar to enclosed golf cart. Call or text 937-371-3871.    


YARD/GARAGE SALES | (back to top)

GIFFORD-KENNEDY yard sale extravaganza Friday, May 1, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday, May 2, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Great stuff: art, antiques, primitives, oddities, one-of-kind and every day stuff. 1201 Xenia Ave. weather permitting!

GREAT STUFF YARD SALE, May 2, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Glen Helen parking lot. Bring us your resaleable stuff May 1. Among surprises galore: vintage Glen Helen map, wood-fired water heater (new), vinyl records, children items, small sailboat.

CEDARVILLE MOVING SALE: 208 Bridge St., off U.S. 72. Watch for signs. Furniture, decor, vintage, framed pictures, lawn furniture, jewelry, some new items. Saturday, April 25, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

DOWNSIZING - 40 years of YS living. Saturday, April 25, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. only. 140 Glen St. Park on Corry Street.  


ITEMS FOR SALE | (back to top)

FOR SALE - SunQuest Pro 24 (24 bulb) tanning bed. Requires 220 outlet. Buck Booster included with sale. $950. 937-215-7165.

"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 website at ysnews.com .


RETAIL | (back to top)

THE YELLOW SPRINGS Farmers' Market in Kings Yard is back in business now with your favorite vendors including Blue Oven Bakery, Peach Mountain, Morning Sun Farms and more. Hours are Saturday, 8 a.m.-noon, April only. Like us on Facebook for more information.


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)

TECUMSEH LAND TRUST is seeking vacation homeowners interested in donating an overnight, weekend or week-long stay as an auction item for TLT's 11th annual Harvest Auction, Sept. 18, at the Hollenbeck Bayley Conference Center in Springfield. The event is TLT's biggest fundraiser and supports the nonprofit's mission of preserving local land for future generations. For more information, call 937-767-9490 or email [email protected] .


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

WANTED TO RENT: Garage or workshop space for private/semi-private artist work space. [email protected] or 513-885-5723.

HI, COMMUNITY!  Small family seeks large home for long-term lease. Looking for three plus bedrooms and 1 1/2 plus baths in the village. Flexible move time. Text or call me at 937-219-4154.


FOR RENT | (back to top)

FOR RENT: Studio, upstairs flat (duplex), one person, non- smoking building, $450 month. First and last month's rent plus deposit. Minimum one-year lease. Across from Gaunt Park. 767-7766.

DUTCH COLONIAL home. Close to downtown. Four bedrooms plus den, two baths and two-car garage. Central a/c. Good condition. 767-8456.

FOR RENT: Commercial property in the center of Yellow Springs directly on Xenia Avenue. If interested contact 937-657-4541.

CLEAN EFFICIENCY located on second floor overlooking Dayton Street. Pet- and smoke-free building. Available now. $420/month plus utilities. 937-684-2366.

NICE HOUSE on West Jackson Road. Four bedrooms, two baths, huge family room, smoke- and pet-free building. 937-324-3606.

VARIOUS OFFICE options available in 716 Xenia Ave. at the Professional Building. One-, two- and three-room suites - all utilities paid. 767-9290.

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

TOWNHOUSE APARTMENTS for rent, Hawthorne Place: one-bedroom, $535; two-bedroom, $635; three-bedroom, $735; plus utilities. Laundry facilities on site. 937-324-3606.


REAL ESTATE FOR SALE | (back to top)

HOME FOR SALE: Beautiful, spacious four bedrooms, 3 1/2 baths on quiet cul-de-sac six-tenth of a mile from downtown. Move-in ready. Fenced yard. Two-car garage. 300k. Search Dayton MLS for 335 Kingsfield Court, call 937-853-6897 or email [email protected] .


EMPLOYMENT | (back to top)

GRAPHIC DESIGNER: Help a dedicated team put out an award-winning independent weekly newspaper. Need backup coverage Mondays and Tuesdays on an on-call basis. Familiarity with Macintosh, Adobe InDesign and Photoshop a big plus. Respond to the Yellow Springs News, 767-7373 or email [email protected] .

I AM AN ADMINISTRATIVE assistant with over three years experience looking for a new full-time employment opportunity is the Yellow Springs community. My name is Ciera Wilson and I can be reached at 937-572-4371. I can provide a resume at your request.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR sought to lead board and staff in rebuilding the Yellow Springs Community Children's Center. Competencies in facilities and staff management, non-profit administration, budgeting and public outreach are vital. Send resume to 320 Corry St., Yellow Springs, Ohio, 45387 or [email protected] . Please find complete job description at www.YSCCC@org. Applications close April 30.

STUDY HALL AIDE posting for the 2015-2016 school year. Yellow Springs Schools is accepting applications for a study hall aide for McKinney Middle School for the 2015-2016 school year. Information and instructions on submission of a complete application are on the district website at www.ysschools.org . Deadline: April 30.


VOLUNTEER | (back to top)

WANT TO VOLUNTEER? NAMI YS is seeking someone 55-years-old or older to provide transportation for group members to and from support groups each Wednesday; arrival at 6:30 p.m. and departure at 8 p.m. Pickups in Xenia and Fairborn. Reimbursed 20 cents per mile. [email protected] .


SERVICES AVAILABLE | (back to top)

DON'T TURN YOUR ash logs into firewood, turn them into useable boards. Contact Rich at Little Miami Hardwoods. 603-9770.

LOCAL CUSTOM wood milling, portable and on our site. Contact Richard or Ben Silliman at 937-603-9770.

PROOFREADER/TECHNICAL WRITER available for short- or long-term projects. Sliding scale. References. Amy Achor, 767-7986.

IT'S TIME to conquer your clutter. Call Simplicity for help organizing closets, basements and garages, and responsibly disposing of items you no longer use. Compassionate and confidential. 389-2030.

OHIO HOME & LANDSCAPE COMPANY offers property maintenance, landscaping and general construction services for residential and commercial properties. We also sell bulk mulch and topsoil for delivery or pick-up. Call 937-697-1750 for your free estimate!

H.E.R. SERVICES - Cleaning, house/pet sitting. Excellent local references, reasonable rates. Eight years experience in Greene County. Call 937-270-0490.

LANDSCAPE SERVICES - Lawn mowing. Tree removal, pruning, fences cleared of vines and unwanted trees. Brush hauled away. Call Funderburg, 937-215-8447 or 767-7524.

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

ED'S HANDYMAN SERVICE. Live locally, references, affordable. Siding, repairs, woodwork, windows, hauling, doors, gutters, cleanouts, awnings, plumbing, bathroom work. 937-244-7051.

FOX TROT SERVICES - Lawn care, snow removal, consulting services. Local, reliable, affordable and professional. Contact Kelley Fox, retired Public Works superintendent, at 767-7495, 937-926-9007 or [email protected] .

VISH'S EARTHSCAPING: Mulch, hedge trimming, hauling, gravel, pruning, tilling, gardening, home repairs, painting, much more, reasonable rates. Local. Viswapal. 937-450-2129.

LANDSCAPE, CLEAN UP AND MORE: Weeding, trimming bushes, hauling, mulching and edging. Call Scot at 937-525-9775.

THE CONSTANT GARDENER: Design, maintenance, restoration. We are professional, knowledgeable and quite helpful. A small, locally owned business. 937-919-3821.

HAIR CUTS AND COLOR: Michael James Hair Salon. 502 S. High St. Flexible hours seven days a week. 937-581-0746.

NEIL DOG TRAINING ("evolving" 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 [email protected] . Free evaluation. Reasonable rates - sliding scale.

APPLIANCE REPAIR: Robbins Appliance Repair, repairing most name brand appliances since 1982. For service, call 766-2764.

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 - A trusted and resilient Yellow Springs institution for 64 years. Join now and save money. 937-767-7377. www.yscu.org .


CHILD CARE | (back to top)

THE ANTIOCH SCHOOL NURSERY serving children 3 1/2 to 5-years-of-age, has a limited number of full- or half-day openings for the 2015-2016 school year. Financial aid is available for qualifying families. Please contact 767-7642 for additional information. www.antiochschool.org .

HERON BERRY HILL FARM SCHOOL has openings for summer program and fall school. Summer is less structured, outdoor games, animal care, crafts, cooking, water fun, etc. Tutoring available if desired. School year is Montessori for infants, toddlers, preschool or elementary home school, plus all of the above. 937-768-0923 or [email protected] .


LOST AND FOUND | (back to top)

LOST SILVER RING with green stone on Monday, April 6. If found, please call 937-306-8536. Great sentimental value!


INSTRUCTION | (back to top)

IS YOUR FIVE-YEAR-OLD ready for a kindergarten experience but will miss the August 1 birth date requirement? Antioch School has a limited number of full- or half-day openings for the 2015-2016 school year for its developmentally appropriate kindergarten serving young five- through six-year-olds. Financial aid is available for qualifying families. Please contact 767-7642 for additional information. www.antiochschool.org .  

MAKE FRIENDS, make music this summer at Friends Music Camp at Barnesville, Ohio. Ages 10-18, July 5-Aug. 3. Information and application material online at friendsmusiccamp.org . Brochures and DVDs at Yellow Springs News office. Or call 767-1311.

DANCING WITH PARKINSON'S disease in Yellow Springs meets 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 [email protected] .


EVENTS | (back to top)

SQUISHY MAN LIVE! is coming to the Little Art Theatre on Thursday, May 14, 7:30 to 9 p.m. Sponsored by NAMI Yellow Springs, the evening celebrates "May is Mental Health Month". Everyone is guaranteed a dose of "laughter therapy"! Doors open at 7 p.m. and a donation of $10 is requested. For more information contact namigreenecounty.org or [email protected]

GREAT STUFF YARD SALE: May 2. Benefits Senior Center and Glen Helen. Deliver your unwanted treasures, artwork, jewelry, sports equipment and useable stuff on May 1, 1-5 p.m. to the Glen Helen parking lot, 405 Corry St.

LOOK AROUND ... someone you know is affected by mental illness. The National Alliance for Mental Illness has two free support groups in YS. NAMI Connection for people with mental illness meets each Wednesday, 6:30-8 p.m. at the Bryan Center. The May 14 meeting for the Family Support group is Squishy Man Live! at the Little Art Theatre. Next regular meeting will be Thursday, June 11, 7-8:30 p.m. at the John Bryan Center. [email protected] or visit namigreenecounty.org .