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

2003 HONDA ACCORD, four-door LX. Automatic, a/c, loaded. Drives well, good tires. Good second car, perfect third car. Overlooked due to 183,000 miles. Second owner. New price, $4,300. 767-9290.

2006 ROKETA 125 cc scooter, 565 miles. New helmet and mirrors. $825. Call 937-925-5719.

YARD/GARAGE SALES | (back to top)

GARAGE SALE on Saturday, Oct. 10 from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Household items and accessories along with other miscellaneous goods. 520 Dayton St. Cash only.

GARAGE SALE: Friday and Saturday, Oct. 2 and 3, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Electric tile saw with stand, vintage iron deck furniture, interior doors, shower door, car parts, building materials and more. 3316 Fairfield Pike (Clark County, watch for signs).

ITEMS FOR SALE | (back to top)

STREET FAIR BOOTH SPOTS available. Peach's Grill has a limited amount of booth space for Street Fair. 10'x10'. $100. Contact Christine, 267-4539.

"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 .

RETAIL | (back to top)

FARMERS' MARKET CHANGE- Street Fair weekend the Yellow Springs Farmers' Market in Kings Yard moves to Sunday, Oct. 11, 8 a.m.-12 p.m. After that it returns to Saturdays, 8 a.m.-12 p.m. through much of November.

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)

VERY NICE COUPLE from France looking for furnished rental from Feb. 1. Contact [email protected] or 287-0100.

HELLO, I AM A SINGLE WOMAN starting the third phase of life. I have come to realize that to be productive and healthy; physically, spiritually and mentally, I need to be part of the Yellow Springs community. Ideally, I would like a studio or small one-bedroom apartment close to the energy. To get into town sooner, I would be happy to rent a room for a short time. Thank you for any help, Kim, 937-838-8273.

FOR RENT | (back to top)

HYDE ROAD HOUSE: Newly renovated farm house, overlooking pastures of the Riding Center, directly off of the bike path. Three bedrooms, single bath, two stories, three-season enclosed porch, high ceilings, lots of natural light. Hook ups for washer and dryer. Smoke- and pet-free building. $1,300 plus utilities. For more information, please contact Ann Simonson at [email protected]

FOR RENT: Newly remodeled, historic farm house on edge of village. Four bedrooms, 1 1/2 baths. Refinished, original wood floors. Large fenced yard. Enclosed front porch. Private and roomy. Available now. References and credit information required. $1,350/month. See by appointment. 937-416-5381 or 513-593-1197.

ONE BEDROOM in shared household two miles north of YS on one-acre farm. $300 plus shared utilities. Call Ellen at 937-389-2030.

1480 SOUTHGATE AVE., second-floor apartment. Two bedrooms, one bath, central air, sewer and water paid. Washer/dryer, stove and refrigerator furnished. Off-street parking. Available now. $695/month. Call MAP, 767-7406.

TWO- TO THREE-BEDROOM, one-bath house, partially furnished, including w/d and all appliances. Located ten minutes north of village on the historic Howell farm. Must enjoy woods, prairie grasses, abundant wildlife and peaceful living. Easy access to bike path. Indoor cats only please. Available Nov. 1. Call 825-0312 or [email protected] .

SECOND FLOOR, two-bedroom apartment. Water, sewer, heat and trash collection included. You pay electric. Smoke- and pet-free building. $750/month plus deposit. 767-9368.

322 S. STAFFORD ST. One bedroom, one full bath, lower apartment, available Oct. 1. High ceilings, spacious kitchen and laundry hookup. $625/month. Call 937-985-1767 for details.

OASIS NEAR ANTIOCH. Executive ranch. Shady green street and yard. Fireplace, year-round dining porch, secluded patio. New carpet in living room, two bedrooms and small office. Two-and-a-half baths, appliances, a/c. $1,350/month. Lease, security, utilities. Pet-free building. Call Mark, 767-7406.

THREE-BEDROOM HOUSE with 1 1/2 baths for rent. Wood burning stove. Washer/dryer. Central air. Ample parking. Fenced in back yard. $1,300/month. First and last month's rent and references. Available now. 937-708-6779 or [email protected] .

TOWNHOUSE APARTMENTS for rent, Hawthorne Place: one-bedroom, $550; two-bedroom, $650; three-bedroom, $750; plus utilities. Laundry facilities on site. 937-324-3606.

REAL ESTATE FOR SALE | (back to top)

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EMPLOYMENT | (back to top)

CERTIFIED SCIENCE TEACHER-Looking for an experienced science instructor who is current in scientific theory for after school science tutoring. Must be able to provide scientific hands-on guidance to inquisitive first grader. Please send your letter of interest and resume to PO Box 33615, Dayton, Ohio, 45433.

Position open for M.A. or LPN at busy primary care practice. Interested applicants please send resume to 888 Dayton St., Suite 106.

VOLUNTEER | (back to top)

SUNFLOWER VOLUNTEERS needed!  Actually the sunflowers are doing fine, thank you, and will be blooming this weekend and into next week.  It's really the visitors to the Neuhardt's Whitehall Farm sunflower field, just north of YS on Rte. 68 who need a little assistance parking safely down the lane.  Please e-mail [email protected] or call 937-767-9490 if you can help for an hour or two on Oct. 3 or 4.

SERVICES AVAILABLE | (back to top)

GREEN MAMA Cleaning Services, using Earth-Friendly cleaning products. Home or office. Local references, reasonable rates. Sarah Husk, 532-5587 or [email protected] .

ED'S HANDYMAN Service. Live locally, references, affordable. Siding, repairs, woodwork, windows, hauling, doors, gutters, cleanouts, awnings, soffits. 815-8320.

GEM CITY FENG SHUI. Make your living environment support your life in every way. Beth Vawter, certified consultant. 937-418-9693 or .

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.

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 is safe, sound and ready to lend money. 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)

SWIM LESSONS for ages three to adult start October 6 at The Wellness Center at Antioch College. Tuesday and Thursday evenings for four weeks. Please register at least 48 hours in advance online or 319-0100. Open to members and non-members. Scholarship assistance available. 

Yoga workshop with Lynne Minton at Antioch College Wellness Center. Sessions run Friday through Sunday, Oct. 23-25. More information and registration at or call 937-319-0100.

IMMERSION SPANISH FOR AN OLDER GROUP: We are organizing a group of "mostly over 50" folks for two weeks of fun and learning in Cuernavaca, Mexico. The program includes room and board, three hours a day of private or semi-private Spanish lessons at your level (beginning or advanced), day trips to local areas of interest and a weekend excursion to Mexico City. $1,500 covers every expense with the exception of air fare, and there is a discount for groups. One group is organizing now for a November trip. However, people who would be interested in a trip at a later date are encouraged also to call - we are organizing trips for next year. For more information, contact Judy Skillings at 937-562-1900 or [email protected] .

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)

NATIVE AMERICAN INSPIRATIONS for healing with Lewis Mehl-Madrona, M.D., Ph.D., and Barbara Mainguy, M.S.A., creative arts therapist, Saturday, Oct. 3, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. at Glen Helen Building. To register or for more information, contact Abigail Cobb at [email protected] or 937-767-1170.

LOOK AROUND ... someone you know is affected by mental illness. The National Alliance for Mental Illness has two free and confidential support groups in YS. NAMI Connection for people with a mental disorder meets each Wednesday, 6:30-8 p.m. at the John Bryan Center. The Family Support group meets the second Thursday of each month, 7-8:30 p.m. also at the John Bryan Center. [email protected] or visit for new monthly Connection meetings in Xenia and Springfield. Or call 937-322-5600.

MISCELLANEOUS | (back to top)

NAMI CLARK, GREENE and Madison Counties will have a booth at Street Fair right across from the BP Station. Come by and visit! . [email protected] . 937-322-5600.

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 [email protected] .

CHECK OUT for over 65 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)

YOU WONDERFUL DONORS, sponsors, and supporters made the Tecumseh Land Trust Harvest Auction a great success! From a carousel ride to three acres of bee friendly wildflower seed, it's your thoughtful donations and purchases that make it possible to preserve over 1,500 acres this year. Thank you!-Tecumseh Land Trust

RIDE SHARE | (back to top)

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