Economy Section :: Page 9

  • Antioch College forges partnership with Ohio businesses

    The first class of the revived Antioch College gathered on the steps of Main Building at the start of their year. After nine months and three challenging terms, students said they felt exhausted and overwhelmed, yet enthused with a sense of accomplishment. The next class arrives in October. (submitted Photo by Dennie Eagleson)

    Antioch College received a state grant this month to support the creation of internships and cooperative work experiences for its students with Ohio’s food producers.

  • One year later, YSI is set to grow

    In its first year as a division of Xylem, YSI launched Exo, a new line of advanced water quality monitoring sonde systems. Here Rob Ellison, Director of Research and Development at YSI, tests an Exo sonde along Birch Creek in the Glen Helen Nature Preserve. YSI has continued double-digit growth since being acquired last year. (Submitted photo courtesy of Xylem)

    In its first year under new ownership, YSI Incorporated has continued double-digit revenue growth, added local jobs and launched two major new product lines from its Yellow Springs facility.

  • Village offers free light bulb grab

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    The Village aims to help reduce energy use by supplying local residents with free energy-efficient light bulbs today and tomorrow.

  • Fub’s does Neighborhood Toy Store Day

    Mr. Fub's Party owner Priscilla Moore amongst her stuffed pets.

    Mr. Fub’s Party welcomes shoppers to start the holiday season with a celebration.

  • Iona pushes vintage clothes

    Villager Kira Lugo, center, is opening a funky new clothing boutique in the space recently vacated by Sam & Eddie’s Open Books. The store will sell new clothing in vintage and retro styles from the 1940s to 1980s. With Lugo are her husband, Brian, and two of her four children — 12-year-old Zach and three-year-old Noah. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    At a new local clothing boutique, you might find jazz-era dresses next to Elvis Presley-inspired bowler shirts, Ramones-influenced punk rock attire among glam rock skinny jeans.

  • Local distillery releases first spirit

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    S and G Artisan Distillery opens for business at its MillWorks production and retail space on Thursday.

  • Join the sustainable food discussion

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    Ellen Dawson-Witt is hosting a discussion course “Hungry for Change: Food, Ethics and Sustainability,” at her tiny house in Yellow Springs on Tuesdays.

  • Change afoot in credit union leadership

    Last month the YS Federal Credit Union saw two sudden personnel changes. On July 26, Chief Executive Officer Karen Wolf resigned from a position she had held for 12 years. That same day, Sandy Hollenberg, then chief operating officer, became the interim CEO of the credit union.

  • Handmade festival ‘Cyclops’ returns

    Kids showcase their handmade puppets at last year's Cyclops Fest, a festival celebrating hand-crafted wares. (Submitted photo)

    Cyclops Fest, a celebration of handmade goods, returns to Yellow Springs this Saturday, Sept. 15, with over 80 vendors, live music and craft demos.

  • New leadership at local credit union

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    YS Federal Credit Union’s chief operating officer stepped into the role of its lead executive last month.

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