Articles From March 2011

  • Little Art celebrates grand re-opening in Yellow Springs

    Little Art Theatre Executive Director Jenny Cowperthwaite welcomes theatergoers into the new lobby of the renovated theater, which will be open to the community during an open house from 3 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 28. During the first complete renovation in the Little Art’s 84-year history, the theater was closed for the last five months and upgraded with a digital projector and surround-sound system, new cushioned seats, handicapped-accessible bathrooms and a spacious lobby, among other changes. After the open house, the theater begins a 12-day “Back to the Movies” film festival. Regular programming resumes on Friday, Oct. 11. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    To showcase its half-million dollar, five-month makeover, the Little Art will hold an open house and grand reopening from 3 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, with free films, live music and dancing, free popcorn and more.

  • Yellow Springs Pottery anniversary— 40 years of spinning wheels

    In February, Yellow Springs Pottery, a local artists’ cooperative, achieved a milestone of 40 years in business. A celebration party for its 10 members and their spouses was held at the Glen House Inn, featuring an afternoon swim, sushi by the pool, a tour of Glenn Owen’s art studio and a catered dinner, followed by a trivia contest. Yellow Springs Pottery members are, from back left, Evelyn LaMers, Kim Kramer, Jane Hockensmith-Reich, Eliza Bush, Janet Murie; front row, Jerry Davis, Justin Teilhet, David Hergesheimer and Marcia Cochran. Not pictured is Michele Dutcher. A pottery-making demonstration on Sunday, Sept. 22, and sale will conclude the anniversary celebration. (Submitted Photo)

    While it’s true that when it opened in 1973, Yellow Springs Pottery may have sold a few more fad items, the overall popularity of the co-op’s handcrafted ceramic tableware has endured.

  • Yellow Springs School District allows service dog

    Jonah Kintner, a Mills Lawn elementary student, has a service dog named Clank who helps him with everyday life skills. Jonah wants Clank to be able to come to school with him.

  • Public Meetings

    Village Of Yellow Springs

  • Center Stage opens “Threepenny Opera” this weekend in Yellow Springs

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    Center Stage’s production of the 1920s Bertholt Brecht musical The Threepenny Opera opens for a two-weekend run with a public dress rehearsal on Friday, Sept. 27, at the 8 p.m. at the John Bryan Community Center. The show continues on Saturday and Sunday and on the following weekend, Oct. 4–6.

  • A sea change for trash as jelly art

    Through November Antioch College hosts an exhibit of recycled art from under the sea.

    Antioch College hosts an exhibit of jellyfish swimming in an unusually academic environment.

  • BLOG – Hootenanny

    This small but mighty group sounded wonderful Saturday evening at this month's YS hootenanny. (photos by Suzanne Szempruch)

    Today’s blog showcases a Yellow Springs Hootenanny held Saturday evening at the Coretta Scott King building.

  • Boys soccer clinches league title

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    With a 4–2 win over Troy Christian this week, the Yellow Springs High School boys soccer team clinched its second straight league title.

  • BLOG-Treasure Trove

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    The fine quality of the work draws me into Yellow Springs Pottery.

  • B&B open house in Clifton

    Sharon Benedict and Lisa Quesne are selling their bed and breakfact, Herbs&Lace, in Clifton.

    Sharon Benedict and Lisa Quesne are selling their business, the Herbs and Lace B&B in Clifton. They are holding an open house this Sunday, Sept. 22, from 2 to 4 p.m. at 8 Clinton Street in Clifton.