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From The Print Section :: Page 15

  • Stories with spirit from the village

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    Anywhere there are humans, there are bound to be ghosts, and Yellow Springs is no exception. Readers would be advised not to visit certain parts of John Bryan State Park or a number of buildings on Antioch’s campus, for example, if sensitive to their presence.

  • Pockets of dissent at election forum — Candidates address issues

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    Last Thursday’s Candidates’ Night revealed broad agreement and pockets of dissent among local candidates for this year’s two competitive races, Yellow Springs Village Council and Miami Township Board of Trustees.

  • Lizzie Moore

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    Lizzie Moore of Fairborn, formerly of Yellow Springs, passed away Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015. She was 80.

  • Blast destroys house at Riding Centre

    A house that was being renovated at the Riding Centre exploded last week after a newly lit furnace ignited propane that had leaked in the basement. (Photo by Dylan Taylor-Lehman)

    An acrid smell hung in the air for days after a house at the Riding Centre exploded when a furnace ignited propane that had been pooling in the basement.

  • Villagers stitch together aid

    Anna Haller, lower right, created this rainbow-colored quilt for the newly formalized Village Assistance Network to raffle this fall. VAN continues the work of the informal $10 Club started by Chrissy Cruz to meet emergency financial needs in the village. Pictured around the quilt are the group’s board members, clockwise from left: Lindsay Burke, Kate Anderson, Wendy Ricks, Jane Nipper and Cruz. (Photo by Carol Simmons)

    Where do we turn when life throws a financial challenge at us that we can’t handle on our own?

  • PBL (piggy-based learning)

    Mills Lawn School tutor Kelli Lewis, teacher Kristin McNeely and Title I Tutor Nan Meekin carry their metaphorical building materials, chased by the Big Bad Wolf (aka counselor John Gudgel) along the school’s annual Halloween parade route. (photo by Matt Minde)

    Mills Lawn Halloween parade

  • James Kenneth Nealon Jr.

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    James Kenneth Nealon Jr., of Yellow Springs, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015. He was 79.

  • Defending education’s ‘heart’

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    What’s an education? And what’s an education for? The fall issue of the Antioch Review, now on the stands, takes up these tightly related questions in its lead piece, “The Educated Heart.”

  • Bill Houston memorial

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    A memorial service for Bill Houston will be held Saturday, Oct. 31, at 2 p.m., in Westminster Hall at First Presbyterian Church.

  • Students broach ‘the Scottish play’

    Duard Headley (Macbeth) and Nicolas “Bear” Wright (Macduff) vie for the throne in YSHS’s production of “Macbeth.” The actors engaged in professional stage combat training and Shakespeare reading workshops to immerse themselves more fully in the performance. “‘Macbeth’ is not meant to be read; it’s meant to be played,” said the play’s director Lorrie Sparrow-Knapp. ‘The Scottish play’ opens Oct. 30 at 8 p.m. at Mills Lawn Elementary School gym. (Photo by Dylan Taylor-Lehman)

    Shakespeare: perhaps one of the best-known people in human history and certainly the best-known playwright in the history of human expression.