Articles by Lauren Heaton :: Page 8

  • School board— School of rock replaces ‘flex’

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    An overwhelming majority of Yellow Springs High School students last fall voiced disappointment with part of a new scheduling system that was implemented at the beginning of the school year.

  • Yellow Springs youth win scholastic art awards

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    Many Yellow Springs High School and McKinney School students won awards in the 2014 Miami Valley region’s Ohio Scholastic Art Awards competition.

  • Yellow Springs downtown business mostly steady

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    When it comes to surviving as a business in downtown Yellow Springs, not all outfits are the same. The various successes and challenges of each seem to relate more to the practices of the shop owners and the pressures within each merchandising industry, rather than the common location at the hub of the village.

  • Local Yellow Springs businesses hold steady

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    While the top five businesses in Yellow Springs generate about a third of the Village’s total income tax revenue, dozens of smaller businesses together contribute a significant portion of the total.

  • 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.

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