Articles by Diane Chiddister :: Page 30

  • Village water, from the ground up

    Ted Dunevant, operator of the Yellow Springs water plant for the past 26 years, is retiring at the end of this month. He’s shown in the water plant’s pump house, the last stop for local water before it’s pumped into the village. (Photo by Diane Chiddister)

    You could say the Yellow Springs water system began about 425 million years ago, when a large inland sea covered the area.

  • New economic plan presented to Council

    At their March 5 meeting, Village Council members heard a presentation of the new Yellow Springs Economic Sustainability Plan, created by the Economic Sustainability Commission.

  • Jonas Bender to be honored for military service

    Villager Jonas Bender will be honored this spring with the Congressional Medal of Honor for having been one of the original Montford Point Marines, the first group of African Americans to integrate the Marine Corps. He's shown with a recent book on the group of young men, who were subjected to racist and unequal treatment.grate the Marine Corps. He's shown with a recent book on the group of young men, who were subjected to racist and unequal treatment.

    Villager Jonas Bender will be honored this spring with the Congressional Medal of Honor for having been a part of the Montford Point Marines, the first group of African Americans to join the Marines, from the years 1943 to 1949.

  • Republican presidential primary results by precinct

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    Rick Santorum was the big winner in the village and township in the Super Tuesday presidential primary, garnering 150 votes compared to 104 votes for Mitt Romney.

  • CAP plans for video group

    At its Feb. 21 meeting, Village Council heard the annual report of the Yellow Springs Community Access Panel, or CAP, the group that broadcasts meetings of Village commissions and panels on the local public access station.

  • Many issues of village water

    Water. We can’t live without it. But chances are, we don’t spend much time thinking about it. And questions regarding water quality are edging closer to Yellow Springs.

  • Cundiff off to new job in Sidney

    Former Village Manager Mark Cundiff’s last day on the job was Friday, Feb. 17. He’s leaving to become the city manager of Sidney, Ohio. (Photo by Diane Chiddister)

    Departing Village Manager Mark Cundiff reflected on the effect on Yellow Springs of his three-year tenure Friday, Feb. 17, his last day on the job.

  • Village Council— Barr restructuring plan OKd

    At their Feb. 21 meeting, Village Council members unanimously passed two resolutions that authorize a restructuring of financial support for the proposed Home Inc./Buckeye Community Hope Foundation senior affordable housing project.

  • Kent State film screens tonight

    Letter to the Next Generation, a 1990 documentary by local filmmaker Jim Klein, will be shown tonight, Wednesday, Feb. 29, at 7:30 p.m. at the Glen Helen building.

    Letter to the Next Generation, a documentary by local filmmaker Jim Klein about the generation that came after the Kent State killings, will be shown at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 29, at the Glen Helen building. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Moore to be honored

    Carol Moore will be honored tonight, Monday, Feb. 27, from 6-8 p.m. at the Golden Jersey Inn at Young's Dairy upon the occasion of her retirement after 45 years at US Bank, formerly the Miami Deposit Bank.

    The public is invited to a celebration of Carol Moore on the occasion of her retirement after 45 years at US Bank in Yellow Springs. The event will take place tonight, Monday, Feb. 27, at Young’s Golden Jersey Inn.

  • Artist Linda Stein at Antioch College — Sparking new thinking on gender

    New York City artist Linda Stein will speak on gender fluidity and new female heroes at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 22, at McGregor Room 113 on the Antioch College campus. Stein’s sculptures, which include torsos that question the notions of male and female stereotypes, are on display at Sinclair College this month. (submitted photocollage)

    sculptor and performance artist Linda Stein comes to Antioch College on Wednesday, Feb. 22, at 8 p.m.to speak on “Salander/Blomkvist: Challenging stereotypes in The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo — and beyond.” The talk will take place in McGregor Hall Room 113 on the college campus.

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