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Articles by Megan Bachman :: Page 8

  • Bicycle delivery service gears up

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    Corey Elbin launched Yellow Springs Delivery Service this month and is already pedaling around town rescuing those without transportation, time or both to run their errand.

  • Girls fall short against Miami Valley

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    The YSHS girls basketball team was outplayed at home on Thursday, where the team struggled to sink baskets.

  • Margaritas on hold, for now

    Dona Margarota’s, a new Mexican restaurant on the south side of town, is working towards opening its doors in 2015. Last year visual artist Rodrigo Onate (Roco) completed this mural on the restaurant’s facade and redesigned its interior. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    A new Mexican restaurant hopes to open its doors on the south side of town later this winter, but the county health department believes the process could take longer.

  • Bulldog sports round-up

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    SWIMMING Chick makes finals of giant meet Last weekend, the YSHS swim team competed in the 32nd Southwest Ohio High School Coaches Classic, the largest swimming invitational in the nation. There were 110 participating schools and 2,900 athletes. The top 16 swimmers in each of the events swam in the finals in Cincinnati. Sophomore Olivia […]

  • MLK Jr. Day: a day ‘on,’ not off

    This year’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Jan. 19, will be commemorated locally with a downtown march, music and lecture program at Central Chapel AME Church and teach-in at Antioch College. Walking in last’s year MLK march were, from left, front row, Bill Firestone and Chrissy Cruz; second row, Shawn Kintner, Sylvia Carter-Denny, Harvey Paige and Brian Upchurch. (News archive Photo by Matt Minde)

    While many see Martin Luther King Jr. Day as a break from work or school, this year local organizers are challenging villagers to treat it as a day of learning and giving back.

  • Film eyes microbiome at birth

    The Little Art Theatre kicks off a week of special film events this weekend. On Sunday, Jan. 11, a free screening of “Microbirth” will take place at 1 p.m. At 7 p.m. that evening, “Nanook of the North” will launch a four-part documentary series, with Antioch College media arts professor Charles Fairbanks introducing the film and leading a discussion afterwards. On Thursday, Jan. 15, at 7:30 p.m. the New River Ensemble, comprised of Lisa Liske-Doorandish, Brendan Cooney and village native Martha Hyde will perform Cooney’s original score to classic silent films. (Submitted photos)

    The moment of birth is a joyful miracle — a time when the loving bond between parent and child is first formed. But something else is formed in that moment that could be the key to the child’s lifelong health, according to an award-winning 2014 documentary.

  • Bulldog sports round-up

    YSHS varsity cheerleaders inspired the boys team to victory at Greenon in December. From left are Mar’ria Miley, Nekyla Hawkins, Kara Edwards, Chelsea Horton, Sarah Jako, Modjeska Chavez and Jesi Worsham. Not pictured are Ashlei Kelly and Ashley Longshaw. (Submitted by Jimmy DeLong)

    BASKETBALL Best start for boys since 2010 The Yellow Springs High School boys varsity team improved to 8–2 on the season with a rugged 61–50 win over conference rival Dayton Christian on Saturday night. The 8–2 record is the best 10 game start for any Yellow Springs squad since 2010. The Bulldogs, who were coming […]

  • YSHS cheerleaders inspire 7–2 Bulldogs

    YSHS cheerleaders buoyed the YSHS boys basketball team at Greenon, where the Bulldogs came out with a 70-35 victory. From left to right are Mar'ria Miley, Nekyla Hawkins, Kara Edwards, Chelsea Horton, Sarah Jako, Modjeska Chavez and Jesi Worsham. Not pictured is Ashlei Kelly and Ashley Longshaw.

    The YSHS cheerleading squad inspired the boys team to a 7–2 season so far.

  • Jan. 8, 2015 Bulldog sports round-up

    Isaiah Taylor went up to block a Greenon player during the YSHS boys basketball team’s 70–35 away victory on Dec. 22. Taylor scored nine in the contest in which every Bulldog player made the scoresheet. (Submitted photo by Jimmy DeLong)

    Jan. 8, 2015 Bulldog sports round-up

  • Year in Review 2014: Higher Education

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    YIR: Higher Ed