Articles by Megan Bachman :: Page 56

  • In coffee, it’s goats, not bears

    Brother Bear’s Coffeehouse regular Michael Herington, left, purchased the coffee shop from Patrick and Mindy Harney last month. The new Dancing Goats Cafe will still serve Brother Bear’s coffee in a more comfortable, classy space. Herington is shown here with barista Shawn Butts. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    According to the legend, coffee was discovered when an Ethiopian goat herder noticed his goats jumped and danced around when they ate the ripe red berries of a certain bush.

  • SPORTS SUNDAY — Mid-week Bulldogs Roundup

    Bulldog forward Kara Edwards sprints to the ball during the team's 7–0 loss to conference rival Miami Valley. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    Last week the girls soccer and volleyball teams played their final regular season games, cross country runners went to the Metro Buckeye Conference championships and the football season was canceled.

  • Scarcecrows haunt downtown streets

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    It’s Yelloween, the new local Halloween tradition, and downtown businesses are getting in the spirit by erecting a uniquely terrifying scarecrow in front of their shops.

  • Home, Inc. Davis Street project breaks ground

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    Home, Inc. broke ground yesterday on one of two new lots it’s developing at the end of West Davis Street.

  • Issue 16 could lower rates

    Miami Township residents could save around $100 per year on electricity if a Greene County ballot issue passes in November, according to a consultant with the County Commissioners’ Association of Ohio.

  • DIY Judaism in the village

    When Randi Rothman suggested last weekend that the Yellow Springs Havurah read a book called Empowered Judaism, members at the well-attended Shabbat service agreed it sounded a lot like the collaborative spiritual community already here in Yellow Springs.

  • SPORTS SUNDAY — Bulldogs tear through home course

    Hunter Lawson charged up the hill in the race's final half-mile. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    The YSHS cross country team dominated a home tri-meet last week, taking the top spot in three of the four races. See more photos from the meet.

  • McKinney volleyball wins conference

    The MBC championship team. From left, back row):  Coach Extraordinaire Chris Linkhart, team helper Tyler Linkhart, Aliza Skinner (#6), Elizabeth Smith (11), Kasey Linkhart (9), Danielle Warsham (12)                                      (center, short brown hair, number not visible): Amelia Gray                                     (From left, front row): Maya Creighton (10), Annabel Welsh (14), Julie Roberts (2), Gracie Wilke (directly behind trophy), Lorien Chavez (5), Olivia Chick (3), Danny Horton (16), Allison Bothwell (8). (Submitted photo)

    The seventh grade volleyball team capped an undefeated season by winning the Metro Buckeye Conference tournament last week. See more photos.

  • Council OKs Village staff reorganization

    Village Council gave initial approval to a re-organization of the Village administrative structure at its Sept. 19 meeting with a 4–1 vote in favor of a proposal from Village Manager Mark Cundiff.

  • Living tiny, in line with values

    Ellen Dawson-Witt prepared tea in front of her 192-square foot off-the-grid cabin, in which she lived for one-and-a-half years. Dawson-Witt leads a seven-week course on “Choices for Sustainable Living” starting Tuesday, Oct. 1, at 7 p.m. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    When Ellen Dawson-Witt wanted to live a more sustainable life, she didn’t take half-measures. She moved to a farm, went off the grid, and downsized to a house the size of a shed.

  • YS home appraisals remain steady

    Property values in Yellow Springs stayed steady despite a more than five percent county-wide drop over the last two years, according to a recent Greene County appraisal.

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