Articles From March 2011

  • Green space funds waning

    A state program used to preserve area farmland for a decade has been halted, hindering a local land trust’s efforts to protect land from development.

  • Survive it, from the A-bomb to zombies

    Springs Survival Store owner Stan Hiner explains the unbeatable utility of dehydrated vegetable protein and a self-filtering water bottle in the event of an emergency. Both can be purchased at the new business, located behind Kings Yard in the former tie dye shop space. (Photo by Lauren Heaton)

    Are you ready for the big one? Dorothy’s tornado? The earthquake that finally hits the Midwest fault? Springs Survival is your next stop — don’t make it be your last.

  • Clean-up Week starts Monday

    The annual Yellow Springs Clean-up Week takes place next week, Monday, May 14, through Friday, May 18. Villagers may put most household items out by the curb to be hauled away.

    The annual Yellow Springs Clean-up Week will take place this year from Monday, May 14, through Friday, May 18. Villagers can put most unwanted household items out by the curb, and they’ll be hauled away.

  • Robin Melnick

    Robin Melnick died Wednesday, May 2. She was 65.

  • Life of a century, and some change

    Herbert Pencil, the oldest male resident at Friends Care Community, is shown with his family, his wife, Ida, and the couple’s two sons, all of whom predeceased him. (Submitted photo)

    Herbert Pencil, Friends Care Center’s oldest male resident, was born in North Hampton, Ohio, on Sept. 25, 1909. On that day, America had 46 states, and William Howard Taft was the country’s 27th president.

  • May 10, 2012 Bulldog Sports Round-up

    Nicole Worsham finished her leg of the 4x800-meter relay race before passing the baton to fellow YSHS runner Rikako Kida at last week’s Bulldog Invitational. The relay team, which also included Lois Miller and Alex Brown, won the event in 10:49.91, nearly 10 seconds ahead of higher-ranked opponents, Shawnee Springfield. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    May 10, 2012 Bulldog Sports Round-up

  • Coast-to-coast walkers come to the village

    Kait and John Seyal brought their therapy dogs, Grace and Max, to the Friends Care Center last weekend to visit with residents, including, from left, Jeanette Wiggins, JoJo Campbell and Homer Williams. The couple is walking across the country with their dogs to promote dog therapy and animal rescue.

    Kait and John Seyal visited Yellow Springs last weekend with their rescue dogs on their walk across the country.

  • Eleanor Zaremsky

    Eleanor Zaremsky of Beachwood, Ohio, died Thursday, April 26. She was 97. Eleanor was born on Sept. 17, 1914 in Cleveland, the first child of Abraham and Lillian (Levine) Caplin, both immigrants from eastern Europe. Eleanor graduated from Glenville High School in 1932, and then from Flora Stone Mather College (now part of Case Western […]

  • BLOG – Irises around town

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    Some irises grow in deserts, some in swamps, some in the cold far north, and some here in Yellow Springs.

  • SPORTS SUNDAY — Lightning strikes twice

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    Lightning caused the Bulldog Invitational to be canceled, but not before the girls 4×800 relay team ran a lightning-fast race.

The forecast for 45387 by WP Wunderground