Articles by Diane Chiddister :: Page 12

  • 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.

  • AU Midwest names new president

    Dr. Karen Schuster Webb has been appointed president of Antioch University Midwest, and will formally assume the presidency on Jan. 1, 2014. (Submitted photo)

    Antioch University leaders have hired Dr. Karen Schuster Webb as the new president of Antioch University Midwest, they announced this week.

  • Miami Valley area seeks commercial drone growth

    Promoters are lauding the Miami Valley as a potential hot spot for development of unmanned aircraft systems, or UAS, for commercial purposes. Shown above is a New Zealand-built Droidworx Airframe SkyJib-8, outfitted with a motion picture camera. (Photo from Droidworx website)

    In mid-August the largest Unmanned Aircraft Systems, or UAS, conference in the world took place in Washington, D.C. Among the more than 600 information booths on UAS research, development and manufacturing, the biggest booth hailed from Ohio ­— and specifically, from the Miami Valley.

  • Dr. Van retires his stethoscope

    Dr. Paul Van Ausdal is retiring at the end of September after practicing medicine 34 years in the village.

    Dr. Paul Van Ausdal is retiring this month after 34 years serving the medical needs of Yellow Springers.

  • Bristol likely interim leader

    While it’s not yet official, former Village Manager Kent Bristol will likely soon be the Village’s interim manager. He will take over from Manager Laura Curliss, who is leaving the position Sept. 28.

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