Articles From March 2011

  • Bach Society performance features locals

    Yellow Springs residents William Spohn and Fred Bartenstein will sing with The Bach Society of Dayton when it presents its 10th anniversary holiday concert, “Sweet Sounds of the Holidays,” on Dec. 2 at 7:30 p.m. at the Kettering Adventist Church. The concert will feature seasonal favorites of Christmas and Hanukkah.  The Bach Society of Dayton […]

  • Take a book, return a book

    A new Little Library on Dayton Street. (photos by Suzanne Ehalt)

    There are now three Little Free Libraries in the village. Pictured below are the two can be found within walking distant from downtown, at 330 Dayton Street and at 310 S. High Street. The third one is hiding on the edge of town at 4300 State Route 370 and can be seen in next week’s issue of the News, or you can go check it out for yourself.

  • Barbra Jean Donnelly

    Barbra Jean Donnelly died of a heart attack on Oct. 24 in her home in Louisville, Ky. Her life was celebrated last Saturday by family, friends and the Rev. Dawn Dooley in a memorial service at the First Unitarian Church of Louisville, where Barbra had served as a member for nearly 70 years. Born Dec. […]

  • Doomed ashes find second life as furniture

    AshTree

    The coming decimation of the village’s ash tree population by an invasive Asian beetle is a dismal story, but the ashes could have a second life as furniture, cabinets, flooring and artwork.

  • Support for YS schools unique

    Tuesday, Nov. 6, was a good day for progressive voters. But throughout the Miami Valley, it was a bad night for one of the biggest progressive issues of our time: public education.

  • Doug Babineau

    Doug Babineau of Cedarville died unexpectedly on Monday, Nov. 26, in Wisconsin. He was born Nov. 12, 1950 in Wisconsin to Elizabeth and Clarence Babineau. Doug leaves behind his wife Eileen of Cedarville, daughter Grace of Texas and stepsons Sharif and Leland Rodgers. Also surviving are his mother, two brothers and three sisters, seven grandchildren […]

  • Making dough

    The fourth-grade class at Mills Lawn school proudly presented a check to the Yellow Springs Food Bank this week for $182.92. (Photo by Lauren Heaton)

    The fourth-grade class at Mills Lawn school proudly presented a check to the Yellow Springs Food Bank this week for $182.92. (Photo by Lauren Heaton)

  • One year later, YSI is set to grow

    In its first year as a division of Xylem, YSI launched Exo, a new line of advanced water quality monitoring sonde systems. Here Rob Ellison, Director of Research and Development at YSI, tests an Exo sonde along Birch Creek in the Glen Helen Nature Preserve. YSI has continued double-digit growth since being acquired last year. (Submitted photo courtesy of Xylem)

    In its first year under new ownership, YSI Incorporated has continued double-digit revenue growth, added local jobs and launched two major new product lines from its Yellow Springs facility.

  • Village’s own battery park

    The owners of electric cars may soon have a place to recharge their vehicles in Yellow Springs if the Village moves ahead with the installation of a charging station in the downtown vicinity.

  • Ellen Vaughn

    Ellen Lora Vaughn of Issaquah, Wash., formerly of Yellow Springs, died peacefully at home on Nov. 12, in the company of her sister, Lesley. She was 62. Ellen was born in Xenia on March 24, 1950. She had a distinguished career, including starting her own public relations firm, and later working as a valued executive […]

Weather forecast by WP Wunderground & Denver Snow Plowing