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  • Jenkins honored for rehab work

    Alyce Earl Jenkins will be inducted into the Greene County Women’s Hall of Fame on Saturday, Sept. 22, at 11:30 a.m. at the Walnut Grove Country Club in Riverside. Jenkins, who has lived in Yellow Springs for 50 years, is being honored for work in the field of rehabilitation counseling, which is focused on helping those with physical and mental disabilities find work. Jenkins is the 26th villager to be inducted. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    Alyce Earl Jenkins may have stumbled by accident into the nascent field of rehabilitation counseling in the mid-1960s, but it was no accident how much this longtime villager contributed to the discipline over a distinguished four-decade career. For that work, which focused on helping those with physical and mental disabilities find work, she will be inducted into the Greene County Women’s Hall of Fame this month.

  • Barbara Knoth

    Barbara Knoth

    Barbara E. Knoth of Yellow Springs died Saturday, Sept. 8. She was 75.

  • Daniel Pearson

    Daniel Pearson

    Daniel Pearson died Friday, Sept. 14, at his home at Lawson Place. He was 66.

  • Jeanie Felker

    Jeanie Felker

    Jeanie Felker, a teacher of young children and a fierce advocate of their right to learn in their own way, died on Wednesday, Sept. 12.

  • An eye on arts, crafts at Cyclops

    Organizers of Cyclops Fest, returning this weekend for its second year, like to compare their handmade fair to a farmers’ market. At both, patrons buy high quality goods that are locally and lovingly hand-produced directly from those who labored to make them — only instead of heirloom tomatoes, Cyclops patrons can purchase jewelry, apparel, handbags, paper goods, bath products and more.

  • George Asakawa

    George Asakawa

    George Asakawa died peacefully at home on Sept. 11, in the company of his family and caregivers. He was 94.

  • Neuhardt’s American Dream

    Sharen Neuhardt knows a thing or two about the American Dream.
    The Yellow Springs business attorney, who is running for Ohio’s newly formed 10th district seat in the U.S. House of Representatives, understands just how much her middle class roots contributed to her success.

  • Barr to go the way of mill?

    Jim Hammond, who saved the Grinnell Mill from almost certain demise, has brought his interest in historic properties closer to the village. Last week he and his wife Libby Hammond purchased the Barr property from Friends Care Community. The sale closed on Friday.

  • What’s the buzz about the bugs?

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    Though it is a source of some chagrin to him, the cultural reference that most immediately represents the business Glen Courtright has created here in the village is Disney’s 1994 classic The Lion King. Specifically pertinent is the part in the film when the lion, the warthog and the meerkat feast on a cornucopia of bugs while singing their “problem-free philosophy.”

  • Sept. 20, 2012 Bulldog Sports Round up

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    Sept. 20, 2012 Bulldog Sports Round up

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