Articles by Lauren Heaton :: Page 20

  • Yellow Springs school community upbraids school board for poor management

    Village of Yellow Springs Schools

    At the vociferous urging of the local community, the Yellow Springs school board voted in a special meeting today to approve raises for its five administrators.

  • Going public about B.O., naturally

    An organic, locally made deoderant that works is now available for retail in the village.

    Adriene Kramer has found a product that works to deodorize without harmful chemicals — it’s one she makes herself.

  • Three new police officers hired

    The three newcomers join officers Patrick Roegner, Naomi Penrod, David Meister, Brian Carlson and Tom Sexton. Part-time officers include retired veterans Dennis Nipper, Al Pierce and Doug Andrus (who is currently on leave), with occasional support from Tom Knickerbocker.

  • Villager arrested for making threat

    Police arrested Stanley (Steve) Hetzler, Yellow Springs, on Tuesday, July 23, after he uttered a threat to harm the Village Council.

  • The day following a shootout in Yellow Springs

    Villagers laid their candles under a tree at Mills Lawn in memory of Paul E. Schenck.

    The day following an all-night shootout in the village that left one man dead, police held a joint press conference, Village staff retained a community counseling service, and residents mourned together at dusk.

  • Yellow Springs Police respond to active shooter in village

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    Yellow Springs Police responded to an active shooter on North High Street.

  • Veterans share their ‘Coming Home’

    Though it’s been nine years since he returned from the fighting, Iraq war veteran Aaron Hughes deals with the memories of his deployment every single day.

  • Teacher contracts in sight

    On Tuesday this week the Yellow Springs school board and the local district’s teacher’s union met with a federal mediator to draft a tentative agreement for a contract for the district’s 51 teaching staff members.

  • Friends to perform benefit concert

    The Friends Music Camp chorus is shown here performing at a concert during the summer of 2007, led by choral director Brendan Cooney. Friends Music Camp staff will perform in concert Tuesday, Dec. 30, 7 p.m. at the Friends Care Extended Living Facility dining room in an event to raise funds for the camp’s scholarship fund.

    Friends Music Camp will perform a benefit concert for the Glen this weekend.

  • Village to pick up tree limbs next week

    An example of the debris storms such as Hurricane Ike left around the village in 2008.

    The Village will collect storm debris set out at the curb next week.