Articles by Diane Chiddister :: Page 11

  • Clay, straw take center stage at Glen Helen

    Beth Holyoke and Käthi Seidl add the finishing touch to their clay woman that sits outside the Glen Helen Building where their artwork is on display. The ‘Clay!’ exhibit continues through November 3. (Photo by Diane Chiddister)

    Whenever Beth Holyoke begins planning a new exhibit for her artwork, she considers how the work will interact with the larger exhibit space.

  • Returned Schenck guns were legal

    After this summer’s shootout, many villagers asked, why were Paul E. Schenck’s guns returned? Why was a man with several known risk factors allowed to have an arsenal in his home?

  • World comes to EnviroFlight

    While it’s not entirely clear that black soldier flies have more sex when listening to Barry White songs, Glen Courtright isn’t taking any chances. After all, the larvae produced by randy flies provide the foundation of EnviroFlight, Courtright’s local business, and he needs as many baby bugs as he can get.

  • Concert to benefit Senior Center

    Pianist Sam Reich will perform this Sunday, Oct. 6, at 3:30 p.m. at a fund-raiser for the Senior Center.

    Pianist Sam Reich will perform at a fund-raiser for the Senior Center on Sunday, Oct. 6, at 3:30 p.m.

  • World comes to EnviroFlight

    EnviroFlight, a local business that makes animal feed out of insects, has been in the national media spotlight in recent weeks, with a spot on NPR’s “All Things Considered” and an upcoming feature on CNN’s “Erin Burnett OutFront.” Shown above, on Monday a CNN cameraman from Atlanta taped EnviroFlight founder Glen Courtright. (Photo by Suzanne Szempruch)

    in recent weeks, the world has been beating a path to Glen Courtright’s door. Last week, his company, EnviroFlight, was featured on NPR; Monday Courtright spent several hours being trailed by a CNN cameraman, and later this week, he will be interviewed by a news magazine from Brazil.

  • Yellow Springs business EnviroFlight on CNN soon

    Local business EnviroFlight and its founder, Glen Courtright, shown above, have been featured recently in several national news stories.

    Local business EnviroFlight and its founder, Glen Courtright, are the focus of several news stories by national media, including National Public Radio’s “All Things Considered,” and CNN’s “Erin Burnett OutFront,” to air next week.

  • Clifton bed & breakfast up for sale

    Sharon Benedict, left, and Lisa Quesne are selling their B&B, Herbs and Lace, after having spent several years remodeling the former abandoned cottage in Clifton. They are holding an open house at the business, 8 Clinton Street in Clifton, this Sunday, Sept. 22, from 2 to 4 p.m. (Photo by Diane Chiddister)

    Twelve years ago, Sharon Benedict and Lisa Quesne came upon a deal they couldn’t resist — a home for sale in Clifton complete with an abandoned cottage in the backyard. In 2008, they repurposed the home as a bed and breakfast.

  • Council moves to fund Center for Business and Education

    At its Sept. 16 meeting, Village Council took a first step toward approving a Tax Increment Financing, or TIF, funding mechanism to pay for $700,000 in remaining costs for infrastructure development at the Center for Business and Education, or CBE.

  • Dr. Van Ausdal hangs up his stethoscope

    Dr. Paul Van Ausdal will retire after 34 years at Community Physicians on Friday, Sept. 27. The office will honor him with an open house for the community from 2 to 5 p.m. on that day. (Photo by Diane Chiddister)

    Dr. Paul Van Ausdal is retiring after 34 years at Community Physicians, now a part of the Kettering Health Network. He will be feted at an open house at his office on Friday, Sept. 27, from 2 to 5 p.m. The public is invited.

  • 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.

  • Zoning update on final round

    The new Yellow Springs zoning code could allow more flexibility in how Yellow Springers live and work. Council passed the first reading of the updated code at its Sept. 3 meeting, and will vote on the second and final reading Sept. 16.

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