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Articles by Matt Minde :: Page 2

  • Yellow Springs Youth baseball season opens

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    The 2015 Minor League season is off to an exciting start, resulting in hot bats and some even hotter defense.

  • The skunks are out!

    Photo via Wikipedia, by Tom Friedel, CC.

    The weather has let up. You let the dog out. A few moments later you hear a scuffle, a tell-tale yelp.

  • 2015 Mills Lawn School sixth grade clap out

    Mills Lawn School sixth grade students run the annual ritual of the clap out. (Video by Matt Minde)

    Annual running of the halls at the Mills Lawn School sixth-grade clap out.

  • From sticks and stones

    The dogwood tree at the First Presbyterian Church: from sticks and stones to a burst of flowers, then to dense green leaves. (Photos by Matt Minde)

    In this video, a series of photographs from early March to mid May recall the dramatic progress of the dogwood tree.

  • Bid Request For Utility Line Clearing and Tree Trimming

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    2015 Electric Utility Line Clearing & Tree Trimming

  • Siren’s call

    Miami Township fire fighter Joe Panuto opened up one of the department’s medics for Dorothy Paddison and Leroy Gano Friday evening during a fundraiser for the Firefighter’s Association. The event was held in conjunction with National Emergency Medical Services week. (Photo by Lauren Heaton)

    Last week, MTFR held a fundraiser for the Firefighter’s Association, in conjunction with National Emergency Medical Services week.

  • Ephemeral spring!

    The remnants of May flowers are scattered on the sidewalks and washed into the drains. But the promise of that brief burst of color seems to keep us going through the cold, dark months. (Photos by Matt Minde)

    Recent harsh winds and driving rains have all but eliminated the brief burst of color that is the signature of Spring.

  • James Rigbie (Rig) Turner

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    James Rigbie (Rig) Turner, 74, of Cape Coral, Fla., passed away on April 25.

  • Morning song

    An American robin, the original early bird. (Photo by Dakota Lynch)

    With the early light come crisp spring breezes, which carry not just bouquets of floral scents, but also birdsong.

  • Spring-side seats…

    Outside seating will soon be a mainstay of many backyards. (Photos by Matt Minde)

    As the flowers come out, so do the people, seeking noontime sun, evening crickets and starry summer nights. The chairs have been waiting.