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From The Print Section :: Page 6

  • Few newcomers in fall election races

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    With only a month to go before the filing deadline, several incumbents and only two newcomers have shown interest in November’s election for Village Council, Yellow Springs Board of Education and Miami Township Trustees.

  • Faith in change on climate

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    As a member of the National Religious Partnership for the Environment, Marionist Sister Leanne Jablonski hopes to unite faith groups in environmental awareness and responsibility.

  • T-ball keeps ‘em coming back

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    Our Perry League t-ball program is for all children ages 2–9 regardless of race, color or creed, sexual orientation, ethnicity, spiritual inclination, ability or disability. We’re at Gaunt Park every Friday night from 6:30–8 p.m.

  • Minor League baseball— Winds still favor Indians

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    Mother Nature served up a bit of a break last week, with conditions that resulted in four of five scheduled Minor League rec baseball games being played.

  • Howard Storer “Doc” Smith, D.V.M.

    Howard Storer “Doc” Smith, D.V.M.

    Howard Storer “Doc” Smith, D.V.M., 93, of Fairborn, passed away on Monday, July 6, 2015, in Hospice of Dayton.

  • YSKP’s animals to save the farm

    Yellow Springs Kids Playhouse’s summer play, “The Farm,” blends a recounting of the 1999 Whitehall Farm auction with George Orwell’s “Animal Farm.” Playing some of the human, animal and spirit characters in the show are, from left, Chloe Thompson, Reese Elam, Sophie Lawson, Carina Basora, Violet Babb, Malaya Booth, Ben McKee, Zan Holtgrave, Daphne Trillana and Camila Dallas-Gonzalez. (Submitted photo by Tod Tyslan)

    YSKP’s 21st original musical, “The Farm,” is inspired by the events of the Whitehall Farm auction and George Orwell’s “Animal Farm.” The play asks the question — can the wild animals, farm animals and human kids work together to save their beloved farm from developers?

  • Tom Gray of Tom’s Market — 50 years in the grocery trade

    Tom Gray, owner of Tom’s Market, has been with the store 50 years, and the store will celebrate the anniversary with free hot dogs on July 17–18. Gray is shown here in the store’s produce department, which underwent extensive renovation last year. (Photo by Diane Chiddister)

    Tom Gray was a high school freshman when he got his first job, as a bag boy at Luttrell’s, the grocery store on Xenia Avenue. In 2001, Gray purchased the grocery, which is now Tom’s Market.

  • “Doc” Smith, Howard Storer, DVM

    “Doc” Smith, Howard Storer (DVM)

    “Doc” Smith, Howard Storer (DVM), 93, of Fairborn, OH passed away Monday, July 6, 2015 in Hospice of Dayton.

  • Virginia Ruth Alexander

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    Virginia Ruth Alexander, 87, loving wife of James G. Alexander of Yellow Springs, Ohio, passed in peace at Friends Care Community on June 30, 2015.

  • John Eastman well dedication

    Last week, the Dayton Art Institute honored John and his contribution to the arts community by dedicating its new well as The Eastman Well. (Submitted photo)

    The Dayton Art Institute honored John Eastman and his contribution to the arts community by dedicating its new well as The Eastman Well.