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)

2003 SATURN VUE. Impeccably maintained. Very good condition. Bike rack included. $3,000. 767-1746.

2003 HONDA ACCORD EX, four-door sedan, V-6. Recent front brakes and tires. Automatic, air, loaded. Looks and drives well. $5,650. 767-9290.

2004 HONDA ODYSSEY van, 175k. CD and DVD player, new tires, starter and oil. Runs excellent. Call for more details. $2,500. 937-760-7715.

YARD/GARAGE SALES | (back to top)

TWO-FAMILY GARAGE SALE: Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Household, toys, clothes and furniture. 322 N. Walnut St.

YARD SALE at 203 N. Walnut St., 10 a.m-5 p.m., Sept. 27 and 28. Furniture, antiques, household items, books, clothing, shoes, etc. Lots of cool stuff!  More information later on Facebook: YS Virtual Yard Sale.

Four families downsizing. Furniture, jewelry, vintage, Asian, unique items. Don’t miss this one! Saturday only, 9 a.m.–4 p.m., 127½ W. North College St.

YARD SALE, Saturday, Sept. 27, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.-ish. Many varied items still to disperse from a nine-household move. Pottery, vases, lamps, folding chairs, toys, books and plenty of items that didn’t make it out of the garage or basement for our last sale. Treasures galore! 1126 Livermore St.

ITEMS FOR SALE | (back to top)

AQUARIUM – 20 gallons high with wooden cabinet and accessories. $25. 324-1503.

“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)

BOOK SALE! Dark Star Books welcomes our customers back to school with an exciting way to build your library inexpensively. Through the month of September, all hardback fiction will be on a buy-one-get-one-free special. Only exceptions are case books and Westerns.

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 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)

I AM LOOKING for a inexpensive or donated household freezer for a food pantry at Risen Christ Church. Please contact Richard Silliman at 603-9770. Thank you.

NAMI YELLOW SPRINGS is now accepting donations/gift certificates to be raffled in our booth at Street Fair, Oct. 11. All donations will be publicly acknowledged. Proceeds from the raffle support our efforts in providing support, education and advocacy to those whose lives have been touched by mental illness. Deadline for pickup is Oct. 4. Please call Kathy Adams at 319-4848 to schedule pick up. Thank you in advance for your generosity and support!    

WANTED: Smallish refrigerator/freezer in good shape for smallish apartment. Need one larger than “dorm size,” just not huge. Please call Jennifer or Matt at 767-2330.

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

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FOR RENT | (back to top)

HOUSE FOR RENT on West Center College Street in Yellow Springs. From Christmas 2014 through March 2015. $1,400/month. 767-2326.

207 S. WINTER ST.-Upstairs apartment with two bedrooms, one bath. Recently remodeled, Central air, off-street parking, close to downtown, washer/dryer, stove and refrigerator furnished. Pet-free building. Immediate availability. $750.month. Call MAP, 767-7406.

205 S. WINTER ST., downstairs apartment with two bedrooms and one bath. Recently remodeled, Central air, off-street parking, close to downtown, washer/dryer, stove and refrigerator furnished. Pet-free building. Available Nov.1.  $750.monthly. MAP, 767-7406.

TWO-BEDROOM APARTMENT for rent three miles outside of town. Washer/dryer and garage included. Smoke- and pet-free building. $650/month. 937-776-2764.

THREE-BEDROOM, clean, modern 1 1/2 bath home. Bonus laundry/office off kitchen, commercial 36″ gas range, gleaming wood floors, gas heat, central a/c. Two detached 2 1/2 car garages, rear deck. $1,200/month. 89 Clay St., Clifton. 767-9290.

ONE-BEDROOM apartment downtown on Dayton Street. $500/month plus utilities. High ceilings, very open, clean and bright. Pet- and smoke-free building. Available immediately. 937-684-2366.

APARTMENT FOR RENT: 207 S. Winter St. Upstairs, two bedrooms, one bath. Recently remodeled: central air, off-street parking, close to downtown, washer/dryer, stove and refrigerator furnished. Available now. $795/month. Call MAP, 767-7406.

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)

DOWNTOWN BUILDING for sale by owner. 253 Xenia Ave. Presently housing EdenWorld Wellness and Creative Explorations Women’s Retreat. First floor business, second floor apartment. Serious offers accepted at 937-750-4117.

EMPLOYMENT | (back to top)

THE EMPORIUM is seeking skilled cook with possibility of kitchen management. Inquire or submit resume or application at The Emporium. Call 937-767-7077 for more details.

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 .

VOLUNTEER | (back to top)

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SERVICES AVAILABLE | (back to top)

SILVER SNEAKERS – 30-minute total body workout for seniors free at Curves of YS! Call 767-3700 for an appointment.  

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

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

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 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 democratically controlled, member-owned and not-for-profit. Join now and save money. 937-767-7377. .

CHILD CARE | (back to top)

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LOST AND FOUND | (back to top)

LOST: Long-haired black female cat, one-year-old. She is small and shy. Missing from my home on East Whiteman. If you see her, please call 581-2107.

INSTRUCTION | (back to top)

BEGINNING ASTROLOGY CLASSES with Jennifer Johnson at Epic Bookshop – Tuesday evenings in October. $45 for four weeks. Call Epic to register, 767-2091.

THE JOY OF LETTING GO of stress: Yoga for stress reduction with Melissa Tinker, Saturday, Sept. 27, 2-4 p.m., $25. Mindfully Well Center. 769-5019. .

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, .

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 jillbecker1 {at} gmail(.)com .

EVENTS | (back to top)

FREE HEALTH FAIR at the First Baptist Church, 600 Dayton St., this Saturday, Sept. 27, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Dr. Chris Cox, Ob/Gyn, Dr. Richard Gordon, M.D. and Dr. William Roberts, M.D. will be present, as well as nurses, massage therapists, counselors and information vendors, including NAMI Yellow Springs and the Cancer Society. Giveaways and snacks! Everyone is welcome.

BOOK SIGNING: Ed Davis’ new novel, “The Psalms of Israel Jones,” on sale now. Reading/signing, refreshments, Friday, Sept. 26, 6:30-8 p.m., Epic Bookshop. 767-2091. .

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)

SOAK in our large therapeutic whirlpool. 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)

TO THE UNKNOWN PERSON who twice left the beautiful flowers on my doorstep: thank you. That was a very kind gesture.-Esther Rothman

THANK YOU for our tour of the YS News office. We liked learning about interviews and making newspapers. -Younger G roup class of Antioch School

RIDE SHARE | (back to top)

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