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  • Mills Lawn students graffiti for peace

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    If you spot a couple of rainbow-laden vehicles around the village this year, you’ve got Mills Lawn fifth graders and villagers Joe Ayres and Karla Horvath to thank.

  • Donahoe to read at King Center

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    Rick Donahoe will read from a prize-winning memoir this Wednesday, June 11, at 7 p.m. at the Coretta Scott King Center on the Antioch College campus.

  • New theater company presents “D’Arc Comedy”

    This Saturday and Sunday at 8 p.m. the newly formed Yellow Springs Theater Company will present "D'Arc Comedy" in the Antioch Amphitheater. Pictured are, from left, Charlotte Walkey, Thor Sage, Miriam Eckenrode-Saari and Ali Thomas.

    The newly formed Yellow Springs Theater Company will perform “D’Arc Comedy,” this weekend and next at the Antioch Amphitheatre.

  • The Passive House solution

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    Keeping up on the latest climate change projections can be downright depressing. But a local nonprofit offers a dose of hope with its new film on how to build homes that emit 80 percent less carbon dioxide. “Passive House Revolution” tells the story of this aggressive new building standard from the perspective of the Germans […]

  • “Passive House Revolution” film premieres here

    A Passive House in Butler, Ohio. (Photo by Faith Morgan)

    Local non-profit Community Solutions premieres its latest film, “Passive House Revolution,” on Thursday, May 22. The film showcases the Passive House, the world’s most aggressive building energy use standard, which can cut heating and cooling energy by 80 percent.

  • Blue Moon Soup at Clifton— A musical melange of bluegrass, Celtic and ’60s rock riffs

    Local four-piece string band Blue Moon Soup is making a name for itself in the region with a sound that blends bluegrass, Celtic traditional, folk and pop. From left is Jon Bauman, Robbie Marion, Brendan Moore, Justin Moon and pitbull “Moon.” Blue Moon Soup plays a benefit concert for WYSO at the Clifton Opera House at 7 p.m. Friday, May 16, with Irish duo Changeling. (Submitted photo by Suzy Perler)

    If the wizard Gandalf was a fan of the Grateful Dead, he would probably also listen to the Blue Moon Soup string band.

  • Antioch University Midwest to screen classic political films

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    Jon Saari doesn’t need to rent the movies he’s showing in a seminar on modern political film — he already owns most of them.

  • VIDEO: Local string band Blue Moon Soup

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    Blue Moon Soup headlines a benefit for WYSO at 7 p.m. Friday, May 16, at the Clifton Opera House. See a video medley of three original songs after the jump.

  • Antioch College to host “Living as Form” symposium

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    Antioch College and the Herndon Gallery will be hosting a series of events, May 9–11, in connection to its current exhibition, “Living as Form (The Nomadic Version).”

  • YSHS One Acts for stunts, funnies

    “My Brother’s Keeper,” a vignette about Cain and Abel including, from left, Blaze Wright, Sam Crawford, Jeremiah Scott, Bear Wright and Josh Seitz, is part of the Yellow Springs High School One Acts showing this weekend at Mills Lawn auditorium. Friday and Saturday shows start at 8 p.m, Sunday’s show is at 2 p.m. (Photo by Lauren Heaton)

    Whatever the One Acts are to local audiences, the one rule of the student-led theater production is there are no rules, and what happens each night depends on the mood of the actors and the alignment of the stars.