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

1999 HONDA ACCORD LX four-door sedan. Four cylinder Vtec automatic. 192,000 miles. Lots more life in it. Great mechanical running condition. No rust. Clean from non-smoking owner. Timing belt, water pump, whole brake job done recently; exhaust system real good. Brand new four tires. Few minor scratches. AC compressor needs replacement. Power locks and windows, radio/cassette player, power side-view mirrors, etc. as in original models. Serviced regularly by great and very experienced mechanic. $2,100. Call or text 937-681-9241.

YARD/GARAGE SALES | (back to top)

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ITEMS FOR SALE | (back to top)

"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)

BLUE JACKET BOOKS - Fer Chrissake, it's not that far away! 50,000 books in store, 10,000 online. Keeping culture alive in the Miami Valley. VD to voodoo, Dada to Delacroix, Louis L'Amour to lesbian fiction, Chaucer studies to Latvian chess books. Clean, cozy and well organized. Celebrate the store-wide sale on Blue Friday at Blue Jacket Books in Xenia, Nov. 27, 8 a.m.-6 p.m., and introducing the Paul-Henri Bourguignon collection of 2,500 fine art books. Steep discounts, gift-wrapping stations, hot refreshments served. Young, hip and alive proprietors and Noah Back, Live! Sale continues Nov. 28,10 a.m.-4 p.m., as we celebrate Small Business Saturday. Sunday, Nov. 29,12 p.m.-5 p.m., bring your driver's license. Call the store for additional details, 937-376-3522.

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)

FREE OFFERS: Got Silver Sneakers? Free Flex fitness classes now offered Tuesday/Thursday,10:30 a.m. at John Bryan gym. Contact Lynn Hardman at [email protected] or 937-765-2379 for more information.

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)

NEEDED: Exercise coach for stroke survivor. We have exercise instructions - just need motivation! 767-1603.

FOR RENT | (back to top)

THREE-BEDROOOM HOUSE in country. Lots of space for gardening. $1,100/month plus utilities. Call Lane at 937-572-6754.

TWO-BEDROOM, one bath, refurbished 1840's brick with woods and access to bike path. All appliances including washer and dryer and dishwasher. Beautiful wood floors. Only a few minutes north of Yellow Springs. Quiet and peaceful open space. Possibility to board one-two horses. Indoor cats only please. Very small dogs considered. Please contact [email protected] or call text 937-825-0312.

FOR RENT: Three-bedroom, two-bath, near downtown (corner of President and Whiteman Streets, next to college). Pet- and smoke-free building. $1,300. [email protected] .

OFFICE OR ART STUDIO - Union School House; 12'x18' room on first floor with wood floor, four large windows and high ceiling, $300. Call Jonathan at 344-0626.

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)

BUILDING LOT FOR SALE on W. South College Street. Approximately 9,000 square feet (57.5' x 157.5'). Walking distance to Gaunt Park, village schools, college campus, downtown YS, bike path and Glen Helen. To inquire contact Rose Pelzl at [email protected] .

FOR SALE - Precious one-person red brick home, 624 square feet, one bedroom, one bath, hardwood floor, red brick fireplace, full basement, front deck, detached one-car garage, updated appliances, natural gas furnace, 1/2 acre, very quiet one-lane road. Must see to appreciate. Perfect for single person who travels light. Located/view at 3336 Heide Road, Clark County, five miles north of Yellow Springs on St. Rte. 68, off Fairfield Pike. Asking $82,900. 244-0993 or 206-8360.

EMPLOYMENT | (back to top)

SNOW REMOVAL needed. Accepting local bids for winter 2016. 937-769-5019.

VOLUNTEER | (back to top)

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SERVICES AVAILABLE | (back to top)

LANDSCAPING, leaf and lawn debris clean-up/removal, and patio repairs. Call Justin at 740-815-0587.

HONEYSUCKLE and woody invasives removal. Bob, 937-869-8346.

HANDY GIRL is available for your chores and projects, large or small. Painting, cleaning, hauling, organizing, errands, etc. Call or email Margaret Silliman at [email protected], 767-8594.

FEELING A DRAFT? Bushworks installs quality replacement windows. Locally owned. Call 767-1713.

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.

FALL LANDSCAPE clean up. Mulching, trimming and leaves. Snow removal on walks and drives when it comes! Call Steve at 937-767-1935.

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.

VISH'S EARTHSCAPING: Mulch, garden cleanup, leaf removal, hedge trimming, hauling, pruning. Flower, shrub, tree, fence, path installation. Local. Viswapal. 937-450-2129.

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

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)

NAMI CLARK, GREENE and Madison Counties will hold an Educational Meeting on Thursday, Dec. 17 from 7-9 p.m. at the Dayton Avenue Baptist Church, 1121 Dayton Ave., Xenia. Join us to learn about Family to Family, an evidence-based 12-week NAMI educational program. (A new class begins Saturday, Jan. 16, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Vernon Center in Springfield, Ohio.) Light refreshments will be provided. For more information or to request transportation from YS, call 937-322-5600 or email [email protected] .

INSTRUCTION: Free SilverSneakers Flex FIitness class; $3 all others. Tuesday/Thursday,10:30 a.m. at John Bryan gym. Improve stamina, strength, balance and flexibility seated or standing! Contact Lynn Hardman at [email protected] or 937-765-2379 for more information.

YOGA WORKSHOPS at the Antioch Wellness Center this autumn. The Core of Yoga with Molly Lunde, Sunday, 12:15-2:45 p.m., Dec. 6. More information and registration at or 937-319-0100.

SPECIAL SERIES AND CLINICS at the Antioch Wellness Center this autumn: Martial Arts, Sundays, 4-5 p.m. (begins Nov. 15);  Adult Swim Clinic, Saturday, 2-3 p.m., Nov. 21. More information and registration at or 937-319-0100.

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)

THE COMMUNITY is invited to the Yellow Springs Havurah 2nd Annual Hanukkah Party and Latke Contest. Two categories: traditional and wild card. Prizes for best in category. Vote with your fork! Bring your entry, salad, side dish or dessert to share and your menorah. Provided: latke condiments, drinks, dreidels, gelt and fun! Dec. 12, 7 p.m., 320 Kingsfield Court. RSVP: Abi Katz-Stein, 510-502-0873, [email protected] or via the list serve.

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. Visit for new monthly Connection meetings in Xenia and Springfield. Or call 937-322-5600.

MISCELLANEOUS | (back to top)

I WANT TO START a YS Al-Anon group to meet two times a week. Please contact me at 319-6103.

CHRISTMAS FUNDRAISER SALE to benefit Interfaith Hospitality's homeless shelter. Greenleaf Gardens on St. Rte. 68 north of village. 937-654-4506 for more information.

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)

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RIDE SHARE | (back to top)

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