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)

HYUNDAI ELANTRA 2003 – 145,000 miles, good condition. Sun roof, cruise control, CD player, five-speed. $2,200. 767-7409 or 919-4764.

1995 RED FORD Supercab pick up truck. Blue Book value $4,700 or best offer. 361-0375 or mmcvey {at} woh.rr(.)com .  

CLASSIC 1969 VW BUS. Good sound engine. Needs minor TLC. Owner has all records. Looking for good home. 937-554-3883. 

HONDA ODYSSEY 2004 VAN. New tires, recent oil change and four-wheel alignment. New starter. CD and DVD players. 175K. Dings included. $4,000. 937-760-7715.


YARD/GARAGE SALES | (back to top)

YARD SALE: 1850 Hilt Road, Saturday, Aug. 2, 7 a.m.-2 p.m. Furniture, Better Built truck toolbox, child’s bike, skis, skates, beds, lamps; Fisher Price picnic table and much more!

YARD SALE: Saturday, Aug. 2, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Miscellaneous stuff. 890 Wright St.


ITEMS FOR SALE | (back to top)

ALLEN TWO-MANTEL organ. Best offers will be considered. Call 937-767-2321 or 937-767-3061, for an appointment to see organ.

ATTENTION WOODWORKERS: For sale are Shopsmith Mark V; Shopsmith table extensions; Shopsmith dust collection system; Shopsmith 4” jointer; Shopsmith free-standing scroll saw; Shopsmith free-standing power station; Shopsmith free-standing accessory storage stand; many extra accessories included. Total investment approximately $7,000 plus. Asking $3,500 but will consider any offers. Call Dave at 937-313-3611 for more information.

LOWEPRO FASTPACK 350 backpack. Holds camera, lens, widescreen laptop and storage for other gear. Light weight, water resistant, side-entry compartments for quickly grabbing equipment. Great for hiking. Red and black, used once. $50. Call Suzanne at 360-9346.

“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)

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY! Heaven on Earth Emporium has been in YSO for over three years now. Come in and mention the word “happy” for 50% off one item. Some exclusions apply. See you here, Flower.


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)

[None this week]


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

SENSITIVE, ARTIST TYPE from San Francisco looking for a room in August. Willing to trade cash, poems or a sympathetic ear for semi-respectable and easygoing lodgings. Contact Gray, 310-383-7965.


FOR RENT | (back to top)

APARTMENT FOR RENT: 1480 Southgate Drive, 2nd floor, two bedrooms, one bath, central air. Sewer and water paid. Off-street parking. September availability. $625/monthly. Call MAP, 767-7406.

HOUSE FOR RENT: Near college on President and Whiteman streets. $1,200/month plus utilities, three bedrooms, pet- and smoke-free building. Available now. Contact: tpconlon {at} yahoo(.)com .

140 W. DAVIS ST. – Two-bedroom, one-bath, living room, eat-in-kitchen with all appliances, hardwood floors, lots of windows, coin-op washer and dryer on site, quiet street, off-street parking, $675 per month. Smoke- and pet-free building. 937-390-0403.

ONE-BEDROOM APARTMENT with huge yard in a great location! Available late August. $560. 937-271-2832. Kimberly Wattermann at Re/Max.

FOR RENT: Upstairs two-bedroom apartment. Water, sewer, heat and trash collection included. Smoke- and pet-free building. Available Aug. 1. $725/month plus security deposit. 767-9368.

KINGS YARD SPACES are available. 460- and 1,520-square-feet each. All utilities furnished except electric. 767-9290.

NICE HOUSE. 1,800-plus square feet. Great location along Clifton Gorge Nature Preserve (hear the river). Two bedrooms plus sitting room. One bath, double garage. $1,250 monthly. Text 513-331-0634.

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

PROFESSIONAL BUILDING, 716 Xenia Ave. Office available now, carpet, nice waiting area, ample parking, all utilities paid. $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)

[None this week]


EMPLOYMENT | (back to top)

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


VOLUNTEER | (back to top)

[None this week]


SERVICES AVAILABLE | (back to top)

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.

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

JOSHUA’S DETAILED PAINTING and general property maintenance. No job too small. Any job you can think of is done with a smile. Joshua Gannaway, 937-558-6034 or gannpjosh {at} gmail(.)com .

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


CHILD CARE | (back to top)

PARENT’S NIGHT OUT – The YS Community Children’s Center announces a communitywide Parent’s Night Out taking place on the third Friday of each month. Looking for a romantic night out or the chance to enjoy an evening with friends? We can help! Held at YS Children’s Center, 310 Corry St., 6:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Dates are Aug. 15, Sept. 19 and Oct. 17. Cost is $25 for one child, $40 for two and $55 for three or more, ages 18 months to 12 years. Small teacher/child ratios. We are required to meet state regulations for staff/student ratios, so registration will close one week prior to the event. There will be a $10 nonrefundable registration deposit to be deducted from total charge. We cannot accept any drop-ins. Please stop by or call the Children’s Center at 767-7236.


LOST AND FOUND | (back to top)

[None this week]


INSTRUCTION | (back to top)

CHILDREN LEARN that by working together, they can accomplish goals that cannot be accomplished individually. Antioch School, 937-767-7642, www.antiochschool.org .

THE ANTIOCH SCHOOL is accepting applications for the 2014-2015 school year. Financial aid is available for qualifying families. Please call 767-7642 for information or visit www.antiochschool.org .

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)

CURIOUS ABOUT HOME Schooling? Home school gathering on July 31 from 6-7:30 p.m. at the YS Library. Join us to learn more. Emily Elliott, 329-1908.

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)

PLAY basketball, volleyball, racquetball, badminton, pickleball, and tennis on one of our many indoor and outdoor courts. For more information about memberships, programming, tours and giving opportunities visit our website: http://wellnesscenter.antiochcollege.org .

Fridays on the Farm at Flying Mouse Farms. We’re open from 3-6 p.m. every Friday selling certified organic produce. 100 E. Fairfield Pike, Yellow Springs.

CHRONIC PAIN SUPPORT GROUP – I recently moved to Yellow Springs and am very interested in starting a group for those living with chronic pain. Interested? Please call Christine at 513-417-5101.

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 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 ysnews.com and choose Subscribe to sign them up for the E-edition.


CARD OF THANKS | (back to top)

THANKS TO Jane and Dennis Nipper. They generously allowed NAMI Yellow Springs to park the NAMImobile at the BP station on July 22. Kudos for their support!-NAMI YS


RIDE SHARE | (back to top)

[None this week]

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