Articles by Megan Bachman :: Page 20

  • Forget Park Place; buy Antioch

    A local version of the 80-year-old fast-dealing property trading game of Monopoly is coming to Yellow Springs. Envisioned as a way to promote the town, its businesses, non-profits and quirky culture, an informal group of merchants and villagers designed a local Monopoly board game over the last few months.

  • Well-capping raises concern over Vernay plume clean-up

    A proposed well-capping ordinance backed by Vernay Laboratories and the Greene County Combined Health District to prevent contamination from groundwater polluted by Vernay has raised concerns among some neighbors, who view the effort as an attempt by Vernay to circumvent long-term cleanup effort.

  • Library hosts healing workshops

    Local holistic health practitioner Virgil Mayor Apostol, who has been practicing massage, manual medicine and spiritual healing locally since the fall, will teach a free workshop series on Filipino healing practices at the library this month. The workshops kick off with a lecture on the healing traditions of Phillipines at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 13 in the meeting room of the Yellow Springs Public Library. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    A free workshop series on Filipino healing traditions presented by local holistic health practitioner Virgil Mayor Apostol begins with a lecture at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, at the Yellow Springs Public Library.

  • February 7, 2013 Bulldog Sports Round-up

    YSHS Girls Basketball (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    February 7, 2013 Bulldog Sports Round-up

  • Township accounts audited

    Miami Township elected officials were ordered to pay $11,624 back to the Township last week when a state audit revealed that they overpaid themselves in 2010 and that money in the Township’s books is missing from its bank account.

  • Guns and the Village: Guns abundant in Ohio

    How popular are guns in this area? How do Ohio’s laws affect our gun scene? Can guns be owned safely by law-abiding citizens? Or are new gun laws needed in Ohio to protect its citizens from gun accidents and gun-wielding criminals?

  • Antioch hosts gun debate

    Welcome back!

    Antioch College is hosting a forum on gun violence, “Guns Don’t Kill People,” on Friday, February 8, at 7:30 p.m. in the Coretta Scott King Center.

  • Library sponsors Filipino healing series

    Local holistic health practitioner Virgil Mayor Apostol, who has been practicing massage, manual medicine and spiritual healing locally since the fall, will teach a free workshop series on Filipino healing practices at the library this month. The workshops kick off with a lecture on the healing traditions of Phillipines at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 13 in the meeting room of the Yellow Springs Public Library. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    Local holistic health practitioner Virgil Mayor Apostol will share the secrets of the Filipino healing traditions at a free workshop series this month at the Yellow Springs Public Library.

  • Girls sneak past XC, keep title hopes alive

    Kennedy Harshaw grabbed an offensive rebound before putting in a layup in the fourth quarter of the Lady Bulldog's win over Xenia Christian on Friday. Harshaw was dominant under the hoop. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    In a do-or-die game on Friday night, the YSHS girls varsity basketball team turned it up late to keep their conference title hopes alive.

  • January 31, 2013 Bulldog Sports Round-up

    Elizabeth Smith emerged from a melee with the ball during the McKinney eigth-grade girls’ win over Miami Valley on Saturday. Smith scored 15 points and was dominant on both sides of the court in the 25–20 Lady Bulldogs victory. Other McKinney players pictured are Danni Horton, left, and Julie Roberts. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    January 31, 2013 Bulldog Sports Round-up

  • Library turns over a new page

    Librarians Ann Cooper, left, and Connie Collett helped design the new layout of the Yellow Springs Community Library, which recently underwent a major renovation. The more spacious lobby area seen behind them will promote better flow, while the new HVAC equipment, windows and doors may keep the 50-year-old building in good shape for another 50 years. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    Patrons of the Yellow Springs Community Library have probably noticed a recent makeover which includes new carpeting and checkout stations as well as an expanded reference desk and rearranged book and DVD shelves.

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