Articles From March 2011

  • Purchase keeps business local

    Rhonda Newsome, pictured above, and her husband, Jason, are the new owners and operators of Eco•mental on Xenia Avenue downtown. The local couple purchased the business from CJ Williams and Nancy Grigsby, and plan to continue most products while adding some new items. (Photo by Diane Chiddister)

    While Eco•mental’s ownership recently changed, its mission and focus will remain the same.

  • Governance questions at AU

    A controversy around Antioch University governance has sparked publicity recently in higher education circles.

  • New students to arrive at Antioch College

    Zeb Reichert and Megan Miller are two Yellow Springs area young people who are part of Antioch College's first class of students. The students arrive at Antioch on Saturday, Sept. 24, to begin their school year.

    The 35 members of the first class of the revived Antioch College will arrive on campus this Saturday,
    Sept. 24. After a 10-day orientation, classes begin on Tuesday, Oct. 4.

  • Douglas Abner memorial

    A memorial service for Douglas M. Abner of Yellow Springs will be held at the Lower Shelter House in John Bryan State Park on Sunday, Oct. 9.

  • YSI, ITT merger is complete

    ITT Corporation completed its acquisition of YSI Incorporated last week for a sum of $310 million, according to ITT spokesperson Laura Brockway.

  • DP&L repairs one-hour blackout

    Power was out for the entire village of Yellow Springs between 10:30 and 11:30 on Monday, due to a broken switch.

  • DP&L repairs one-hour blackout

    Power was out for the entire village of Yellow Springs between 10:30 and 11:30 on Monday, due to a broken switch.

  • BLOG – There’s everybody!

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    A brief(ish) post on the latest in the Yellow Springs Reading Series.

  • Historian H.W. Brands to speak at annual Leventhal lecture

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    Historian, teacher and author H.W. Brands will speak about comparative American politics as part of The Wittenberg Series this Thursday, Sept. 22. The lecture is sponsored by the Leventhal family.

  • First Cyclops fest a spectacle

    The first Cyclops fest of handmade arts and crafts was held in Yellow Springs on Saturday. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    Handmade craft vendors and far-flung visitors hung out on the Bryan Center front lawn on Saturday for the first Cyclops Festival, put on by local businesses Basho Apparel and Urban Handmade. See photos from the event.