Articles From March 2011

  • “Passive House Revolution” film premieres here

    A Passive House in Butler, Ohio. (Photo by Faith Morgan)

    Local non-profit Community Solutions premieres its latest film, “Passive House Revolution,” on Thursday, May 22. The film showcases the Passive House, the world’s most aggressive building energy use standard, which can cut heating and cooling energy by 80 percent.

  • Freshman tennis star advances to districts

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    YSHS freshman Augie Knemeyer won three straight singles matches at last week’s sectionals to move on to districts next week.

  • BLOG-Family Ferments

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    For years, an unusual appliance awaits its moment and, this week, delivers on its sunny charm.

  • Yoga Springs owner new director of Wellness Center

    Monica Hasek, left, the new director of the Antioch College Wellness Center, and project lead Dorothy Roosevelt stand near the facility's almost-completed new pool. The center is expected to open in late summer or early fall.

    Antioch College leaders recently announced that Yoga Springs owner/director Monica Hasek will be the new director of the college/community Wellness Center.

  • Small towns use creativity to grow

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    The story of Ponca City, Okla., recently named one of the top 10 best small towns for business in the U.S. , is a case study for how to rebuild a flagging small town economy.

  • New bridge honors builder Richard Eastman

    The late Dick Eastman, longtime villager and Greene County engineer, will be honored this Friday at the dedication of the Richard P. Eastman Hyde Road Covered Bridge. The event takes place at 10 a.m. Friday at the Corry Street end of the bridge. (Submitted Photo)

    Richard Eastman is to have the county’s newest covered bridge named in his honor. A ribbon cutting ceremony and dedication at 10 a.m. Friday, May 9, will open the newly constructed Richard P. Eastman Hyde Road Covered Bridge, which crosses a segment of the Little Miami Bike Trail.

  • Blue Moon Soup at Clifton— A musical melange of bluegrass, Celtic and ’60s rock riffs

    Local four-piece string band Blue Moon Soup is making a name for itself in the region with a sound that blends bluegrass, Celtic traditional, folk and pop. From left is Jon Bauman, Robbie Marion, Brendan Moore, Justin Moon and pitbull “Moon.” Blue Moon Soup plays a benefit concert for WYSO at the Clifton Opera House at 7 p.m. Friday, May 16, with Irish duo Changeling. (Submitted photo by Suzy Perler)

    If the wizard Gandalf was a fan of the Grateful Dead, he would probably also listen to the Blue Moon Soup string band.

  • Sidebar: Monica Hasek At Antioch College Wellness Center

    FEATURE: Interim Wellness Center Director Monica Hasek (submitted photo)

    Local yoga studio owner Monica Hasek has been named the new director of the Antioch College Wellness Center, the college announced on Tuesday.

  • Planning Commission

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    Tuesday, May 27, 2014

  • Morris Keeton

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    Former Yellow Springs resident Morris T. Keeton passed away at home in his sleep on April 10 at the age of 97. Morris and his wife Ruth moved to Yellow Springs in 1947, when Morris began his 30-year tenure with Antioch College. Over the next three decades, he served as pastor, professor of philosophy and […]

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