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From The Print Section :: Page 21

  • Eileen Monaghan

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    Eileen Monaghan, a resident of Friends Care Community, died peacefully in her sleep on Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015, just five weeks short of her 95th birthday.

  • Bulldog Sport Round-up — Dec. 24, 2015

    YSHS JV Bulldog #15 Tyrese Benning went airborne to take a shot against the Bethel Bees last Saturday. The JV, Varsity and Lady Bulldogs played consecutive games against the Bees at home on Dec. 19. (Photo by Dylan Taylor-Lehman)

    YSHS was the site of a rare triple-header on Saturday, Dec. 19, when the JV, the Lady Bulldogs and the boys basketball teams consecutively played the Bethel Bees.

  • New law’s effect on testing unclear

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    At the Yellow Springs Board of Education meeting on Dec. 10, Yellow Springs Superintendent Mario Basora reported that, as of moments before the meeting, the Every Student Succeeds Act was signed into law by President Obama, replacing the contentious No Child Left Behind Act passed in 2001.

  • Seeking a simpler life in village

    Rajan Kose at one of his favorite spots in the village, the Yellow Springs Public Library, which he refers to as the local “crown jewel.” Kose moved to Yellow Springs two-and-a-half years ago, drawn by a lifelong friendship and the sense of peace and community he encountered here. (photo by Audrey Hackett)

    All roads into Yellow Springs are just two lanes wide, and new resident Rajan Kose likes them that way.

  • Manager lists 2016 priorities for Village

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    At last Monday’s Village Council meeting, Council members highly praised Manager Patti Bates after her first 18 months on the job.

  • Ruth F. Holyoke

    Ruth rides through Yellow Springs in 2013, on a tricycle modified and pedaled by her husband, Tom.

    Ruth F. Holyoke died Dec. 8 at the age of 94 in Yellow Springs.

  • Company may bring jobs

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    A Dayton-based printing company is close to purchasing the former Creative Memories building on Dayton Street, and if the sale goes through, the move could ultimately bring about 120 jobs to the village.

  • MLS presents ‘Seussical Jr.’— Green eggs and some 361 hams

    Eliza Minde-Berman, aka Horton the Elephant, vows to protect Who, the “tiniest planet in the sky,” as well as hatch an egg against all odds and ridicule. Mills Lawn School’s production of Seussical Jr. runs Friday and Saturday, Dec. 11 and 12, at 7 p.m., at Central State’s Paul Robeson Auditorium. Tickets are limited as the cast of hundreds all have relatives. (photo by Carol Simmons)

    Dr. Seuss, that is. Born Theodor Seuss Geisel, and the author and illustrator of more than 60 books, most notably for children, Dr. Seuss inspired readers’ imaginations with his whimsical words and images.

  • Writer wields power of her pen

    “Azimuths,” the third novel by local author Rebecca Morean, was published earlier this month. Morean has written screenplays, short stories and six other novels, and teaches composition at Sinclair Community College. She maintains that writing is empowerment. “If you’re empowered, you know where to get answers to your questions, and how to ask them.” (YS News archive photo by Megan Bachman)

    According to Rebecca Morean, a writer and Yellow Springs resident, knowing how to write can inspire confidence in any situation. Writing helps hone critical thinking skills, and helps organize and articulate thoughts.

  • Seasonal song

    The Yellow Springs Community Chorus and the Yellow Springs Chamber Orchestra joined forces to present a holiday concert of the music of Mendelssohn and Bach. Shown above are chorus members performing the classic “Magnificat” by Bach. (Photo by Diane Chiddister)

    The Yellow Springs Community Chorus and Chamber Orchestra joined forces to present a holiday concert of the music of Mendelssohn and Bach.