Articles From March 2011

  • Braving cold to show solidarity

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    Cold temperatures didn’t keep away villagers from taking part in Monday’s annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day walk and service. See more photos.

  • BLOG – Alice Robrish Studio

    This sign on Dayton St. caught my eye on Friday afternoon, so I stopped in to met Alice and see her studio. (photos by Suzanne Szempruch)

    The nooks and crannies throughout the Village that often get overlooked. Today’s blog showcases Alice Robrish’s Studio on Dayton Street. On friday when I stumbled across her open sign, I found a hidden treasure!

  • SPORTS SUNDAY — Badfinger, Aunty Gravity win rec league

    Auny Gravity won the local volley rec league B division. Team members pictured are Corrie Van Ausdal, Donna Silvert, Joe Reynolds, Cindy McBride, Galen Clark and Glen Clark.

    In the local recreational volleyball league, teams Badfinger and Aunty Gravity won their respective groups this season.

  • BLOG-In the Wake of Change

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    We might find in the wake of change that there are certain things we can live without and many that we can share happily with others.

  • McKinney artists hold their own ‘Chopped’

    Olivia Brintlinger-Conn paced herself in yesterday's art competition at McKinney.

    McKinney eighth grade students competed in a series of timed art contests this week to make the cut or get “chopped.”

  • MLK Day activities begin on Friday

    Villagers braved the cold to take part in the 2012 MLK Day march through town.

    Villagers have several opportunities to honor the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. over this week-end.

  • Down time

    Arbor Care crew member Aaron Horn was the lucky one in the bucket Monday morning on W. North College, as the company worked to cut down a diseased ash tree in front of a private home. Arbor Care owner Derek Willis says they took down about 30 ash trees in 2012 and are prepared for the much larger number to come down in the spring. (photo by Suzanne Szempruch)

    Arbor Care crew member Aaron Horn was the lucky one in the bucket Monday morning on W. North College, as the company worked to cut down a diseased ash tree.

  • Jan. 17, 2013 Bulldog Sports Round-up

    Zarine Giardullo swam her fastest time ever in the 200-yard freestyle at Friday’s Shawnee Invite at Wittenberg University. Giardullo finished in 19th place with a time of 2:55.07. New personal records were set in 18 of 24 Bulldog swims. (Photo Megan Bachman)

    Jan. 17, 2013 Bulldog Sports Round-up

  • New firm helps village go green

    New company GreenTech Energy Solutions will offer home energy audits, complete home retrofits and solar power products to local customers. Shannon Lindstrom, left, and alternative energy expert Chris Meyer, right, are partners in the new firm, along with Scott Lindstrom. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    Interested in solar power? Adding insulation to your home? A super high-efficiency furnace? Then one local company, which is expanding services this month under a new name, may be the place to go for homeowners wanting to go green.

  • Village Council— Pay hike gets initial OK

    At their Jan. 7 meeting, Village Council members approved 4–1 the first reading of an ordinance to raise Council members’ stipends from $4,000 a year to $7,200. Council members will take the final vote on the ordinance at their Jan. 22 meeting.