Articles by Lauren Heaton :: Page 14

  • Local business rebounding

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    Local businesses appear to be recovering and returning the Village to pre-2009 tax revenue levels, according to data from the Regional Income Tax Agency, or RITA.

  • Miyazaki discusses representations of power in film

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    Political scientist Kurt Miyazaki opens the Little Art Theatre’s series “Let’s Talk Film” this Saturday.

  • Antioch School fundraiser gala— SNL’s ‘Pat’ returns for a laugh

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    It was chance that brought former Saturday Night Live comedian Julia Sweeney to Yellow Springs two years ago to perform for the Antioch School’s fundraiser gala.

  • Antioch College welcomes board of trustees this weekend

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    The Antioch College Board of Trustees come to Yellow Springs this weekend, when the community is invited to several public events to hear about how the college is doing.

  • Yellow Springs schools plan for fundraising

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    At its meeting on Jan. 9 the Yellow Springs school board heard an update from Superintendent Mario Basora on furthering the goal of financial development for the district.

  • Antioch College farm talks continue

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    When Antioch College asked Village Council last spring to allow a limited number of small and large farm animals on the part of its campus known as “the golf course,” many of the college’s neighbors were surprised and upset they had not been informed of the plans earlier.

  • Teachers, students report on visit to model school in San Diego

    Mills Lawn fifth graders planned a special Veteran's Day celebration this fall as part of a project-based lesson. The decorating committee included, from left, Priscilla Hadap, Alayna Wilson, Stephanie Burks, Andrea Reeder, and Sam Foster.

    Yellow Springs teachers and students gave their impressions of a recent visit to model school High Tech High as a lead-up to the district’s first community sharing event of the project-based education they’re in the process of adopting.

  • Clifton & Grinnell Intersection changes sought

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    Seven months after the car accident that killed local teenager Trista Lindstrom, the Greene County Engineer’s decision to maintain current traffic standards at the rural intersection where the accident occurred still stands.

  • Antioch University Midwest union files with NLRB

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    Antioch University Midwest and its clerical and semi-professional staff union, UE Local 796, asserted that the contract for the 13 Midwest staff members was not acceptable.

  • Angela Wright leaves school board with hope

    Angela Wright left the school board last month after 20 years and four full terms of serving the schools. (Photo by Lauren Heaton)

    Having served 20 years as a Yellow Springs school board member over a span of three decades, Angela Wright has seen her share of ebb and flow in the district.