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  • Mingle with Kringle

    Twins Sophia and Sam Burns visited Santa at the Glen building on Saturday. (Photo by Suzanne Szempruch)

    About 30 children, including Sophia and Sam Burns, above, turned out last Saturday for visits with Santa, Mrs. Claus and the elves at the Glen Helen Building, part of the day-long Holiday Fest. Along with Santa, a popular attraction was the free carriage rides provided by draft horses Luke and Leia of Horse-N-Around Farm in […]

  • Local teacher expands yoga space

    Jen Ater will host a grand opening for the expansion of her yoga studio, Inner Light Yoga & Wellness, on Saturday, Dec. 6, at the Beavercreek studio. The studio will offer free yoga from 10 a.m.–4 p.m. as well as refreshments and membership discounts at the opening. Ater welcomed students to the studio’s first class on Monday, Dec. 1. (photo by Lauren Heaton)

    Local resident Jen Ater has always been drawn to wellness — be it of the environment or the body. Starting out in the environmental studies field 15 years ago, she later moved into massage, then yoga, then counseling before opening her own center, Inner Light Yoga & Wellness, last year in Beavercreek.

  • Donald J. Davidson

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    Donald J. Davidson, New York, N.Y., died Dec. 3 after a battle with cancer. He was 80. Born Sept. 24, 1934, in Gentryville, Ind., to the late Dorothy Eberhardt Davidson and Harvey Harrison Davidson, Donald graduated from Farmland High School and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Antioch College. Drafted into the Army, he […]

  • Food Pantry has holiday needs

    The Yellow Springs Food Pantry, located in the basement of the United Methodist Church, seeks donations for the holiday season. This month the pantry will be open the second Thursday, Dec. 11, and the fourth Tuesday, Dec. 23, from 2 to 4 p.m. Longtime director of the pantry Patty McAllister, left, will step down as director and Paula Hurwitz, center, will take over the first of the year, although McAllister will continue to volunteer at the pantry. Ruth Paige, right, will serve as coordinator of volunteers. (Photo by Diane Chiddister)

    Some things have changed in the 11 years since Patty McAllister began running the Yellow Springs Food Pantry out of the basement of the United Methodist Church. There are more young people with families coming to the pantry now compared to a decade ago, McAllister said.

  • Winter warmth

    Teddy Horvath cozied up to Santa Claus.

    Teddy Horvath cozied up to Santa Claus at the Yellow Springs United Methodist Church’s annual pancake breakfast with Santa on Saturday, while other children made tree ornaments and other holiday decorations. Horvath asked the jolly old elf to bring him a remote control car for Christmas. RELATED POSTS: Santa on Saturday Village chock full of […]

  • Village chock full of holiday events

    Dancing elves and a tree-lighting event, shown above, kicked off the Yellow Springs holiday season in 2013. This year, a host of events is planned by the Chamber of Commerce, including the Holiday Fest downtown on Saturday, Dec. 13. (News archive photo by Suzanne Szempruch)

    The downtown is decorated, the village Christmas trees have been lighted, and the holiday season has kicked into high gear. There seems to be something festive to see or do in the community each day through New Year’s.

  • Village Council— New AVM on the job soon

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    At their Dec. 1 meeting, Village Council members unanimously approved a contract with John Yung of Cincinnati as the new assistant Village manager. Yung, 31, currently works as zoning administrator for the City of Bellevue, Ky. He’ll start his new position on Jan. 5.

  • Pining for Christmas

    Here, students Cecelia Comerford, left, and Anna Mullin cut and dragged one perfect spruce for an excited Lucy and her family Luke, Sally and Oskar Dennis (behind the tree).

    Yellow Springs High School students pulled on their boots and wool hats this weekend to reinaugurate the annual School Forest Christmas tree sale that’s been on hiatus for two years due to failing trees. The group of about 30 students, plus their fearless leader, teacher John Day, watched over their hand-planted forest from a teepee […]

  • Back street boys

    Travis Tarbox Hotaling, Zane Reichert and Pierre Nagley in Kieth's Ally.

    The public works of local artists are part of a new street art exhibit, “TAG! Territorial Negotiations,” curated from the streets of Yellow Springs by Antioch College art faculty and staff. A reception for the over 30 village street artists involved will be held at the college’s Herndon Gallery on Thursday, Dec. 11, 7–10 p.m. […]

  • Prudence Jane Deeter

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    Prudence Jane Deeter, of Hillsboro, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 3, at the Highland District Hospital. She was 78. Prudence Jane was born in Dayton on July 27, 1936, the daughter of the late Leroy and Prudence Ann (Pennington) Loe. Besides her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband of 50 […]