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. $2,500. 767-1746.


YARD/GARAGE SALES | (back to top)

YARD SALE – Three families, Friday, Oct. 17 and Saturday, Oct.18, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Printer, TV, clothes, books, jewelry, dishes, air hockey, kid car, toys. Bargains galore! 615 W. South College St.

ONE DAY SALE:.110 Kurt St. (off Livermore Street). Saturday, Oct.18, 9 a.m. to 4 p..m.

FINAL MOVING SALE – 890 Wright St., Friday, Oct. 17, 9 a.m.-6 p.m; Saturday, Oct. 18, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Miscellaneous household items, tools and clothes. Everything must go!

GARAGE SALE: 119 W. Whiteman St., Oct. 18, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Steel shelving in box, armoire new in box, twin folding bed frame/mattress, room screens, louvred doors, cotton drapes (11 panels), wooden chairs and miscellaneous.


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

[None this week]


YARD/GARAGE SALES | (back to top)

YSKP COSTUME AND CLOTHING sale!  Saturday, Oct. 25, 8 a.m.-12 noon. In the basement of the First Presbyterian Church, 314 Xenia Ave. Costumes for Halloween and clothes for the entire family including winter wear and coats! Suggested donation is just $1 a bag/item.  

YARD SALE: 310 N. High St. This Friday, Saturday, Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Asian pottery -other cool stuff!


ITEMS FOR SALE | (back to top)

BED - Brand new queen PillowTop mattress set. Still in plastic. $195. 937-545-3610.  

“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 ysnews.com .


RETAIL | (back to top)

FRIDAYS ON THE Farm at Flying Mouse, 3-6 p.m. We have certified organic pumpkins, potatoes, winter squash, maple syrup and more. 100 E. Fairfield Pike, Yellow Springs.


PETS AND LIVESTOCK | (back to top)

[None this week]


BARTER AND TRADE | (back to top)

[None this week]


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)

LOOKING FOR an old, reliable, inexpensive  car. Please call 838-5054.

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)

STUDIO or one-bedroom apartment wanted, beginning mid- to late November. We have two small, well-behaved dogs. A small house, condo, guest house or townhouse would work as well. 509-270-6989.

APARTMENT/HOME wanted. Will rent while looking for dog-friendly home with yard. Prefer fireplace/garage. Open to all possibilities near mom at Friends Care Center. Text or call 937-626-4314.

ANTIOCH STAFF MEMBER looking to rent a one- or two-bedroom house/apartment beginning Nov. 1. Must be pet-friendly for two small/medium dogs. A yard is preferred. Please call 662-312-2634.


FOR RENT | (back to top)

APARTMENT FOR RENT: Downstairs, two bedrooms. Smoke- and pet-free building. Heat, water, sewer, trash included. You pay electric. $725 per month plus security deposit. 767-9368.

UNIQUE TWO-STORY house in historic district. Three bedrooms and two baths. One room with separate entrance. $1,350 plus utilities. 767-7438.

OFFICE SPACE – Two rooms above Bonadies Glassstudio. Glass wall overlooking Village BP. All utilities paid. Desirable north light. $475. 767-9290.

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

OFFICE OR ART STUDIO – Union School House; a 12′x18′ room on second floor with large windows, wood floors, 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.

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)

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. 

HOME FOR SALE: Two-bedroom, one-bath, single-story, 1,200-square-foot home built in 2000. Well maintained, very well insulated, wheelchair-friendly wide hallway and doorways. Includes gas range and other major appliances. High efficiency furnace and water heater. Laundry room, walk-in closet, two pantries, deck and two-car garage. Conveniently located to downtown at 1221 Xenia Ave. and situated on one-third acre. Asking price is $179,900. Open House, Sunday, 2-4 p.m. or by appointment, 776-2162.


EMPLOYMENT | (back to top)

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT – Family foundation seeks employee available 32-40 hours/week to provide grantmaking and administrative support, manage office, serve as receptionist, coordinate meeting planning, handle travel arrangements, database administration and some bookkeeping possible. Requires: Associate Degree or equivalent; minimum three-years experience in professional office setting; excellent people skills; proficient at Word, Excel and some database management; ability to learn new technology; accuracy and attention to detail; ability to multi-task and prioritize while working independently; confidentiality; flexibility. Send cover letter, resume and three references to lkuhn {at} morganfamilyfdn(.)org with “Job Opening” in subject line.

SHORT-TERM HELP needed for Community Solutions conference Oct.  27-30 and Nov. 3-9 (weekend included). Email resume and two references to info {at} communitysolution(.)org .


VOLUNTEER | (back to top)

[None this week]


SERVICES AVAILABLE | (back to top)

“NEED A HAND,” “honey do” lists, all kinds of fall projects, gutters, etc. Terry Ulrich: 767-1282 or ulrichterryl {at} yahoo(.)com .

FALL LANDSCAPE CLEANUP: Litter and leaves composted locally. Call Steve Parr, the organic landscaper. 937-767-1935.

LANDSCAPE AND GROUNDS CARE. Leaf cleanup, mulching, gutters cleaned, total property cleanups, hauling and many other outdoor services. Knowledgable, capable, all-local workers. 767-2729. Thor and Friends.

LANDSCAPE, CLEAN UP AND MORE: Weeding, trimming bushes, hauling, leaf clean-up and cleaning out gutters. Reasonable prices. Call Scot at 937-525-9775.

ARTISAN ROOFING and remodeling. Twenty-plus years experience. Kelly P. Gray, 768-8930. Call or text.

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 – 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 has free financial education for members. Join now and save money. 937-767-7377. www.yscu.org .


CHILD CARE | (back to top)

[None this week]


LOST AND FOUND | (back to top)

[None this week]


INSTRUCTION | (back to top)

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)

COMMUNITY FORUM on Local Policing sponsored by the Human Relations Commission will be held at the John Bryan Center, rooms A and B, this Thursday evening, Oct. 23, 7-8:30 p.m. The goal of the forum is to get a better understanding of: 1) Citizens desires for local policing, e.g. beliefs about the ideal relationship between police and community; 2) What citizens are looking for in the new Police Chief, and; 3) Community values and attitudes that should be reflected in local policing. There will be child care in the gym. All are welcome.

PROGRESSIVE DINNER – Save the date: Nov. 8, 6 p.m., beginning at the First Presbyterian Church, 314 Xenia Ave. Cost is $55 per person and includes wine, a full dinner hosted at a villager’s home with dessert and appetizers at the church. Proceeds benefit Home, Inc. For tickets, call 767-1206. 

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. Note: NAMI family group will not meet on Nov. 26 or Dec. 24. namiconnection.yellowsprings {at} yahoo(.)com .


MISCELLANEOUS | (back to top)

ENJOY group classes, such as yoga, pilates, Zumba, aquatics, and more taught by experienced instructors. For more information about memberships, programming and giving opportunities visit our website: http://wellnesscenter.antiochcollege.org .

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 youtube.com/user/yellowspringsnews for over 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 ysnews.com and choose Subscribe to sign them up for the E-edition.


CARD OF THANKS | (back to top)

THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES of the Yellow Springs Community Children’s Center would like to thank all the volunteers and sponsors who generously contributed to the Kids’ Street Fair on Oct. 11. Of course, this includes the many parents and community members who helped with sprucing up the grounds and building during the Work Bee on Oct. 4. We appreciate all you do and give!-Yellow Springs Community Children’s Center Board of Trustees

THE THANK YOU GIFT, the grateful owners of the lost pet gave the finders, is now on its way to the Greene County Humane Society. Rambuctious “Cooper” endeared himself to his overnight caregiver even though he claimed the middle of her bed-Yellow Springs Helper


RIDE SHARE | (back to top)

[None this week]

Our weather forecast is from Wordpress Weather