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From The Print Section :: Page 32

  • Village Council— Clean Ohio grant discussed

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    A vote on a proposed Clean Ohio grant application for the Glass Farm wetland was expected at Village Council’s Sept. 8 meeting, but members agreed to take action in response to environmental concerns first.

  • Barbara Clem

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    Barbara Ann Harris Clem was born Nov. 26, 1946, to Ladley and Ruth Harris in Springfield and grew up in Yellow Springs.

  • A home that’s hard to leave

    Jeanne and Hardy Ballantine stand in front of the extensive library of their North Walnut Street home. The couple have lived in Yellow Springs since 1973 and are relocating to Amherst, Mass., to be closer to their three children. Despite the excitement of a new place, bidding goodbye to Yellow Springs isn’t easy. “We’ve spent most of our lives here,” Hardy said simply. (Photo by Dylan Taylor-Lehman)

    How does one sum up what constitutes home? A place? A dictionary definition? A combination of family and comfort and growth? The term is as complex as the sensation it attempts to define.

  • What’s the buzz?

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    On Tuesday, Sept. 1, about 75 YSHS freshmen toured the Antioch College Farm and met with campus experts to learn firsthand about sustainable agriculture, farm-to-table programs, local food sourcing and beekeeping.

  • Longtime raptor caretaker retires

    Betty Ross with one of the Raptor Center’s permanent residents, a barn owl named Louie. Barn owls are not native to Ohio, but moved in after the forests were cleared for farming. After nearly 30 years as the Raptor Center’s director, Ross retired last month. (Photo by Audrey Hackett)

    A conservative estimate of the number of birds Betty Ross has handled in her nearly 30 years at the Raptor Center might be 4,500.

  • Antioch University reaches out digitally

    Michael Burns is finishing his undergraduate degree in creative writing through Antioch University Connected from his home near Phoenix, Ariz., Burns was drawn to Antioch for its legacy of social justice. (Submitted Photo)

    First there was Antioch College. Then came Antioch University and its satellite campuses. Now AU Connected has joined the Antioch universe.

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    Gosh darn it!

  • Richard Thomas Phillips

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    Richard Thomas Phillips, age 82, of Yellow Springs, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015, at Kettering Medical Center.

  • September 10, 2015 Bulldog sports round-up

    Junior Levi Jackson thinks on the fly as he follows the ball’s trajectory in the Bulldog’s home match last Saturday against the Waynesville Spartans. Coach Van Ausdal says the Bulldogs have “very strong chemistry — they want to win as a team.” The Match ended in a 2–2 tie. (Photo by Dylan Taylor-Lehman)

    September 10, 2015 Bulldog sports round-up

  • Village council— An eye on economic growth

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    At their Aug. 24 meeting, Village Council members agreed on three steps to move forward on local economic development. The steps were in response to a presentation by Assistant Village Manager John Yung on “Ideas and Strategies for Economic Prosperity,” which Yung also described as “reflections after seven and a half months in Yellow Springs.”