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Articles by Lauren Shows :: Page 2

  • Clifton Gorge Nature Center to open for the season

    Two geese enjoy the view of the Little Miami River from a moss-covered rock at the Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve. The gorge's Nature Center opens for the season on Sunday, April 4. (Photo by Lauren Heaton)

    The Nature Center at Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve will open for the season next Sunday, April 4. The one-room learning laboratory is located at the trailhead near the parking lot off State Route 343. Check out a brief video to get a glimpse of what the gorge and the center have to offer.

  • Actor Ted Neeley talks ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’

    Barry Denned, as Pilate, places the crown of thorns on the head of Ted Neeley, as Jesus in a stage revival of "Jesus Christ Superstar." Both Dennen and Neeley will be in Yellow Springs March 27–29 for screenings of the film and Q&A at the Little Art.

    The Little Art Theatre will host screenings of classic 1973 rock opera film “Jesus Christ Superstar” Friday through Sunday, March 27–29.

  • Dream of spring at Pollinator Pathway Project event

    Antioch College will host a seed saving and open house event to introduce the Pollinator Pathway Project this Friday.

    Antioch College will host a Pollinator Pathway native plant seed saving event and project open house on Friday, Feb. 27, 4–6 p.m. in room 106 of the newly renovated Science Building.

  • BLOG — Stardust and meat

    Lucy shows a little dino love.

    What is it about kids and dinosaurs?

  • Villagers talk race, life in Yellow Springs


    Last week, the YS News sat down at Antioch College’s Coretta Scott King Center with three local families and recorded their discussion about what life is like in the village for people of color.

  • BLOG — Babycakes


    I can’t say precisely what it was in my life that caused me to have a nearly insatiable love for tiny things, but I do know that it began early.

  • Year in Review 2014: Art in the Village


    YIR: Arts

  • BLOG — Legs are required

    doll body montage

    Mermaids will always be cool. This is clear to me especially, as my four-year-old, Lucy, told me that a fish lady doll was her number one Yuletide wish this year.

  • Glen Helen license plate is back


    Though the much-loved Glen Helen plate was unavailable last year, it returned in October. Glen Helen Director Nick Boutis talks a bit about the plate and how it helps.

  • BLOG — Five Years at the Snooze

    This has opened so many (weird) doors for me.

    Last month marked my fifth anniversary of working at the News. Since then, I’ve been thinking about writing a blog to commemorate this particular milestone.