Articles by Lauren Shows :: Page 6

  • BLOG – Don’t get around much anymore

    Lando's last photo shoot. (Courtesy of Google.)

    Things weren’t always this way between us. When I first saw Lando in the summer of 2007, I knew we were meant to be together.

  • Art openings held today

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    Attention, art lovers: Yellow Springs hosts two art openings this afternoon.

  • Comedian Julia Sweeney to visit the village

    Julia-Sweeney

    Local comedy fans will be happy to note that Julia Sweeney, actor, comedian, author and former Saturday Night Live cast member, will help celebrate the Antioch School’s 90th anniversary.

  • BLOG – Baby nerds

    The second annual "pre-graduation" baby party, which was held Sunday, Feb. 5 at the Bryan Center.

    Getting parents together is a lot like holding a baby convention. We are nerds for our babies.

  • BLOG – Darmok and Jalad at Tanagra

    What's going on inside that head?

    Basically, nobody understands anybody, not really. We’re all thrown together and expected to figure out what’s going on in somebody else’s head, just by the words that they employ. It isn’t until you really need to understand or be understood that you realize that words are paltry tools.

  • BLOG – Christmas! Now with Sound Blaster!

    "Mom, this means nothing to me."

    I can never apologize to my parents for all the household items I destroyed over the years. More importantly, I can’t really say how sorry I am for all the sassy looks, and even sassier words, with which I have presented them. And which, if I’m honest, I continue to present.

  • BLOG – The apprentice

    walking

    Musings about my toddler’s role at the News office. And some gratuitous baby pictures.

  • Mills Lawn students kick off Yelloween

    A bloody skeleton, a yellow belt and Fidel Castro could all be seen downtown yesterday.

    Mills Lawn students were out in their holiday finest yesterday, kicking off a weekend of Yelloween festivities with the annual Halloween Parade. A plethora of scary, silly, fun and creative costumes could be seen as the children showed off on Xenia Avenue.

  • BLOG – Happy Halloween, everybody

    napoleon halloween

    When I was a kid, Halloween was a holiday that could not make up its mind: there were ghost stories, which introduced us to the dark mystery, the tingling awe and fear of things unseen, the whisper of the possibility of life after death. There was also the jubilant promise of candy, one unbridled night […]

  • BLOG – Cider Town

    tasting

    For your edification (or maybe just to kill some time) Anthony and I taste our two favorite ciders, and then tell you about them. All free of charge.

  • BLOG – There’s everybody!

    THUMB_Blog

    A brief(ish) post on the latest in the Yellow Springs Reading Series.

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