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  • How we’re weathering the weather

    Water you waiting for? Many villagers beat the high temps and humidity of last week’s heat wave with a trip to the Gaunt Park pool. Shown above, Lorien Chavez was given a boost by Danny Horton on a hot summer day. According to pool manager Tina Fox, last Friday was the highest pool attendance of the summer as temperatures hit the high 90s. Life guards took frozen washcloths and plastic bottles of chilled water to their high seats to keep cool. (photo by Megan Bachman)

    The upside of last week’s heat wave was that villagers had an ever-ready conversational topic, and the phrase “Hot enough for ya?” took on new meaning.

  • New faces in local races

    Last weekend Village Council candidate Dan Reyes walked door-to-door in his neighborhood to collect petition signatures and learn what’s important to villagers. While Reyes said he won’t bring an agenda to Council, he hopes to weigh in on growth and development and help the village capitalize on its educators and artists.

  • Rumpke gets nod as trash collector

    Yellow Springs Village Council decided at its July 18 meeting that if “it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” regarding the hiring of a contractor for solid waste pickup.

  • The tiny warriors of t-ball

    It was another scorcher. Ninty-three degrees at 6:30 p.m. (though the humidity was only 49 percent, which helped some). Five kids got us started — we had 25 on the diamond before the rains sent us home early, and for the third time this season. Dane Beal, 5, is for me one of the keenest […]

  • Friends aide accused of assault

    Yellow Springs police arrested a Friends Care Community employee last week for sexually assaulting one of the extended care center’s residents.

  • Mitchell Cary

    Mitchell Cary, 64, a retired United States Air Force test pilot who worked at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base as a civilian, died last Saturday in a plane crash outside of Springfield. Cary was piloting a Wright “B” Flyer’s Silver Bird look-alike with Don Gum of Beavercreek, who also died, when it crashed in a field […]

  • Dan Hotaling memorial

    Friends of Dan Hotaling are invited to a memorial service and celebration of his life on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2–4 p.m. in the Glen Helen Building. Dan, who died March 28, would have been 83. Those planning to attend should RSVP to Dale Hotaling by calling 767-9414. RELATED POSTS: Dan Hotaling memorial Dinner fetes soccer […]

  • Barbara Jane “Babs” Bullen

    Barbara Jane Bullen died Monday, Aug. 1, at Greenewood Manor. She was 86. She was born September 4, 1924, in Yellow Springs, Ohio the daughter of Ralph and Mildred (Rienwald) Figgins. Barbara graduated from John Bryan High School in Yellow Springs, where she was a cheerleader. She worked with her husband in his family operated […]

  • Jack Allen Palmer

    Jack Allen Palmer died Monday, July 18, at the Dallas, Texas, home of his daughter, Sarah Palmer Murray. He was 78. Jack was born April 15, 1933 in Meadville, Pa., to Richard Alvin Palmer and Florine Chapman. After his mother’s early death, he was raised outside Cleveland, and spent his teen years in Linesville, Pa. […]

  • Mitchell Stamm

    Mitchell Bruce Stamm was the beloved son of Donald, who preceded him in death, and Audrey, and the brother of Leonard, brother-in-law of Susan, uncle of Michael and Lauren. Mitch received a bachelor of arts degree from Antioch College and a masters degree in philosophy and education from the Teachers College. He was a philosopher, […]

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