Articles From March 2011

  • Seadogs win two to finish season

    Gini Meekin, 5, swam freestyle at the Seadogs’ home meet against Waynesville on July 19. (Submitted Photo by Nan Meekin)

    The Yellow Spring Seadogs Swim Team finished their season with a win against Clinton County swim team, 334 to 315, on July 19.

  • Joseph Douglas Robinson

    Joseph Robinson

    The world’s most wonderful husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather died unexpectedly on Sunday, July 15 at The Ohio State University Medical Center.

  • Anne ‘Mitzi’ Wilson Wheeler

    'Mitzi' Wheeler

    Anne “Mitzi” Wilson Wheeler, age 83, died at her home in Bridgewater, Mass., on July 14.

  • Village Council­— Street trees spark debate

    A standing-room only crowd filled Council chambers Monday night, when villagers weighed in on proposed changes to the downtown streetscape, with many expressing distress about the prospect of losing downtown trees

  • Wood grill to light a food movement

    It turns out the slow food movement is only partly about food — albeit delicious, fresh, bursting-with-flavor food.

  • One-of-a-kind specs made here

    David Flowers has a clear vision for local sustainability. The 27-year-old crafts handmade eyewear from renewable lumber, and though wooden eyeglasses are a new fashion trend, he said his specs are a mix of functionality and art, and above all, a sustainable product.

  • YS schools on 2020 track

    Change is the operative word these days for Yellow Springs schools, and summer hasn’t much altered its meaning.

  • If pears are removed, what should succeed them?

    Crimson spire oak trees line a city street.

    Local arborists suggested a few species of trees that might possibly be effective replacements for the Bradford pears downtown.

  • YS News press runs again, in Iowa

    The Yellow Springs News' Miehle press at the Printer's Hall in Mount Pleasant, Iowa.

    A little known fact about the YS News’ old press: it’s still printing!

  • Public Meetings

    Village Of Yellow Springs Public Meetings