Articles From March 2011

  • New senior center considered

    About 60 villagers came out Thursday, Aug. 11, to consider the best way to respond to the needs of the growing population of local senior citizens.

  • Village shake-up considered

    At the Aug. 15 Village Council meeting, several Council members expressed reluctant support for a proposal from Village Manager Mark Cundiff to reorganize the Village staff to add an assistant manager position.

  • Finding space new school goal

    With a village school district population of 710 students this year, the primary issue is not about the number of students, but having enough space for them in the classroom.

  • Industrial park moves ahead

    Ground for the 35-acre Center for Business and Education industrial park on the western edge of the village may be broken as early as winter or spring 2012.

  • AUM leads health advocacy

    Already a pioneer in its training of advocates who help guide patients and families through the healthcare system, Antioch University Midwest’s Healthcare Consumer Advocacy Certificate Program is now looking to spur new collaborations among healthcare providers in the Miami Valley.

  • Alley event to support women’s rights

    Sarah Jones and Lori Askeland are organizing a pro-choice rally to raise awareness about legislative attacks on women’s reproductive rights. The event, Back in the Alley, takes place at 7 p.m., Friday, Aug. 19, in Kieth’s Alley behind Ohio Silver, 245 Xenia Avenue. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    Legislative attacks on women’s reproductive rights are pushing them “back in the alley,” according to organizers of a local event to protest state and federal efforts to limit abortion.

  • BLOG — The transparent truth about the taste of water

    Like so many of its qualities, water is barely there, but you can see it. Can you taste it?

    The taste of water is subtle, but it’s vitally important that you find one you like, because you’re going to need to drink a lot of it.

  • Casselli’s contemporary artwork opens at Emporium

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    Michael Casselli’s contemporary and experimental artwork now has a home in the village in new exhibit at the Emporium Cafe and an electric installation along the bike path.

  • School days begin again

    Mills Lawn principal Matt Housh and new teachers Dan West and Carol Culbertson get ready for the new school year, which begins Aug. 24.

    The new school year begins tomorrow. Bus schedules, immunization requirements, supplies lists and more are available in the 2011-12 School Guide, available at the Yellow Springs News office on Xenia Avenue.

  • VIDEO: Back in the Alley pro-choice rally in YS

    Organizer Lori Askeland laid out Ohio's legislative attempts to restrict women's reproductive choice at a rally on Friday. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    Women’s reproductive rights are threatened, pushing them “back in the alley,” according to organizers of a local event last Friday. See a video recap.

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