Articles From March 2011

  • May 6, 2014 primary election: Issue 3 supports village seniors

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    Issue 3, the senior services levy on the May 6 ballot, will, if passed, provide funding to help about 30 older villagers stay in their own homes by ensuring regular meals, homemaker services and visits.

  • Yellow Springs Board Of Education

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    Agenda for Thursday, May 8

  • Your Village Needs You!

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    Council for the Village of Yellow Springs Seeks Interested Persons to Serve.

  • Two Reverend Jacksons to speak at Wilberforce graduation

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    Wilberforce University will host Bishop Reginald Jackson and Reverend Jesse Jackson, Sr., who will speak at the 2014 commencement ceremonies Saturday.

  • AUM enrollment in decline

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    Enrollment at Antioch University Midwest has dropped to an all-time low this spring. While many colleges and universities have shown signs of suffering from the recession, Midwest’s decline has been steeper than that of its sister institutions in the region.

  • Fence gets a coat of many colors

    Holly Underwood of the Yellow Springs Arts Council, who organized the Fence Gallery at the Barr property, is shown with two participating artists, Scott Stolsenberg and Bettina Solas. The project, which was the brain child of property owner Jim Hammond, will be up until the fall. (photos by Lauren Heaton)

    The response to the downtown “fence gallery” has been so positive that organizers are trying to figure out how local artists can do a similar project every year.

  • Springfield no longer water option

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    In an unexpected move, Village Council members at their April 21 meeting took sourcing water from Springfield off the table, so that rehabbing the Village water plant or building a new Village plant remain Council’s only choices for how best to source local water.

  • Drew Wallen

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    It is with great sadness that the family of Drew R.E. Wallen shares the news of his passing in Davie, Fla., on April 2, after a brief illness.

  • Byron Keys Dann

    Sylvia Carter Denny and Byron Dann

    Byron Keys Dann died at Hospice of Dayton on Jan. 3, 2014.

  • World House Choir to honor Coretta in song

    Cathy Roma, center, directed a recent rehearsal of the World House Choir, which she co-founded last year in association with Antioch College’s Coretta Scott King Center for Cultural and Intellectual Freedom. The World House Choir performs at a free birthday celebration for the late Coretta Scott King at 4 p.m. Sunday, April 27, at the Central Chapel AME Church. (Photos by Suzanne Szempruch)

    “Freedom is never really won. You earn it and win it in every generation.”

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