Articles by Diane Chiddister :: Page 65

  • Wind wallops YS; villagers rally in aftermath

    Big winds from Hurricane Ike slammed into Yellow Springs on Sunday, leaving uprooted trees, such as one that landed on the Walnut Street home of Chris and Cindy Mucher.

    Shortly after the lights came on in downtown Yellow Springs Tuesday noon, Mark DeLozier, sitting at the piano that had been dragged from inside the Emporium out to the sidewalk, launched into “On the Sunny Side of the Street.”

  • Feature photo: A mighty wind

    Big winds from Hurricane Ike slammed into Yellow Springs on Sunday. Power was out for about 42 hours downtown. But villagers made the best of a bad situation: local musicians entertained the caffeinated crowd at the Emporium on Tuesday morning. Shown, from left, are Carl Schumacher and Dave Schumacher on guitar and Mark DeLozier and Elizabeth Price at the piano.

    Copies of this and other photographs may be purchased from the Yellow Springs News; please contact us via e-mail at ysnews {at} ysnews(.)com, or by phone, between 9:30 a.m. and 5: 30 p.m., Mon.–Fri. RELATED POSTS: Feature photo: The blues and all that jazz Feature photo: Table for two…hundred?! Yellow Springs feature photo: Playing in […]

  • Walnut St. repair ends soon

    Local drivers should be able to stop dodging trucks and orange barrels soon, as the roadwork on Walnut and Elm Streets is expected to be completed by the end of this week, according to Village Assistant Planner Ed Amrhein.

  • Concerns continue over Antioch campus shutdown

    As representatives of Antioch College alumni and the Antioch University trustees continue their talks on the possibility of creating an independent college, the shutdown of the college campus continues.

  • Interview process set for Village manager candidates

    At its Aug. 18 meeting, Village Council approved a process for interviewing the finalists for Village manager that includes a public forum for citizen participation. The manager search is being conducted by Don Vermillion of the University of Dayton, who Council previously hired to oversee the process.

  • Antioch College pro tem board members named

    The Antioch College Alumni Association has named the first five members of its proposed pro tem board of trustees for an independent college.

  • Tiny Dancers

    Lucy Dennis, left, perfected her dance moves while Violet Babb, right, seemed inspired by her mom, Egyptian Breeze belly dance troupe member Janet Mueller, to put on her own show at last Friday night’s Third Friday Fling, which wrapped up the summer-long Summer in the Springs.

    Copies of this and other photographs may be purchased from the Yellow Springs News; please contact us via e-mail at ysnews {at} ysnews(.)com, or by phone, between 9:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Mon.–Fri. RELATED POSTS: Street Fair fare Feature photo: A mighty wind Feature photo: The blues and all that jazz Spring has sprung; the […]

  • Prominent academics call for the reopening of college

    More than 1,480 academics from liberal arts faculties and state and private universities around the country have signed a petition expressing their support for the efforts of the Antioch College alumni and faculty to save the college.

  • Barr conditions approved

    At their July 21 meeting, Village Council members unanimously passed a resolution identifying conditions to be met for the Friends Care Community’s planned development for senior apartments.

  • Blazing her own trail, with cancer

    In her fight with a rare cancer, Esther Damaser found she has had to become her own expert on the disease.

    In her 28-year journey as a person with cancer, Esther Damaser has learned many things. Like many cancer survivors, she learned to not sweat the small stuff, and to spend time doing what she loves, rather than what she feels obligated to do.

  • Faculty launches Nonstop

    Some small towns, if they’re lucky, are home to a liberal arts college. But Yellow Springs may be the first village that is a liberal arts college, or at least that will become one on September 4, when the many doors of the Nonstop Liberal Arts Institute…

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