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Economy Section :: Page 2

  • Village Council finds unity on utility bill change

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    Unified support around a proposed policy change to hold landlords responsible for their tenants’ utility debts emerged again at Village Council’s May 4 meeting, when Council voted 5–0 in favor of the change.

  • A new Ha Ha Pizza is born in downtown Xenia

    Ha Ha Pizza owner B.J. Walters, center, opened a second restaurant in Xenia last month with help from employees Misty and John Howell.

    Yellow Springs original Ha Ha Pizza opened a ringer in downtown Xenia across from the courthouse.

  • Talk municipal Internet at ‘Fiber Forum’

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    Local organization Springs-Net, which is working toward bringing a municipal broadband network to Yellow Springs, will present a forum, “Building a Municipal Fiber Network in Yellow Springs,” on Saturday, April 25, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., at the Miami Valley Educational Computer Association.

  • Clifton earthship workshop announced

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    Lauren and Zac Craig of Dayton are building a 1970s design earthship in Clifton and recently announced a building workshop.

  • 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.

  • ‘Sew’ exciting: new youth sewing school to open

    14-year-old villager Lilly Sipe cuts fabric at the Mad Hatter Sewing Studio, which is set to open this month.

    The Mad Hatter Sewing Studio, a new sewing school for kids and teens, will open its doors to the village with an open house on Dec. 13.

  • Yellow Friday kicks off holidays in Yellow Springs

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    Thanksgiving marks the start of local holiday shopping and events in Yellow Springs.

  • Climate conference to rise again in Yellow Springs

    This tree was planted in 1929 by Hugh Taylor Birch in memory of his daughter Helen Bitch Bartlett. (photos by Suzanne Ehalt)

    Glen Helen will host Community Solutions’ sixth energy and climate conference, with a pre-event discussion this Thursday.

  • Tour green homes, businesses in and around Yellow Springs

    Antioch College personnel, solar project finance advisor Doug Hull, Physical Plant Director Reggie Strattion and Andi Adkins, VP of administration and finance, invite the public to tour the new campus solar array.

    Hosts from Yellow Springs and the surrounding area will open their homes and businesses this weekend for the 2014 Green Energy Ohio tour.

  • Affordable homes started on Cemetery Street

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    Home, Inc., broke ground on the Village’s first public affordable housing project on Friday, Aug. 15, with future homeowners Erica and Caleab Wyant digging in.