Articles by Diane Chiddister :: Page 70

  • Manager candidate meets YS

    Mark Cundiff (Photo courtesy of Troy Daily News)

    In a region in which many industries are closing and people are losing jobs, Yellow Springs can prosper by, rather than trying to be like other communities, focusing on the qualities that make it unique, according to a finalist for the position of Yellow Springs Village manager.

  • Winterizing, shutdown of campus to end by November

    The winterization and shutdown processes at the Antioch College campus will be completed by approximately Nov. 1, according to Antioch University Chief Financial Officer Tom Faecke last week.

  • Village crews commended on recovery job well done

    The Village crews did an outstanding job getting the town’s electric system up and running after last week’s wind storm, Interim Village Manager John Weithofer said at the Village Council meeting on Thursday, Sept. 18.

  • New Antioch College pro tem board members named

    The Antioch College Alumni Board recently named three new members of the pro tem board for an independent Antioch College. The three new board members, Terry Herndon of Massachusetts, Rozell Nesbitt of Chicago and Edward Richard of California…

  • 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 […]

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