Village Life Section :: Page 28

  • A overly-hot village keeps its cool

    Summer-saults: Even though the temperature rose to a lethargy-inducing 96° last Thursday, July 5, jumpers rose to the occasion to show off for the camera at Gaunt Park pool’s deep end. Pool officials cited heavy use during the heat, and a record attendance that Friday. (Photos by Suzanne Ehalt)

    Villagers took the second week of scorching heat like champions last Friday and Saturday, when temperatures soared to record highs. The Village pool was well utilized.

  • Main Squeeze under new ownership— A smooth blend of old, new

    Xenia couple Debi Yawn and David Lee purchased Main Squeeze last week from Donna Lynn Johnson, who opened the juice bar in 2006. Yawn and Lee said they plan to keep selling Main Squeeze’s signature smoothies and juices while they add more food items to the menu. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    When Main Squeeze went on sale at the beginning of the year, customers may have worried about the fate of the local juice bar. But smoothie addicts can still get their fix at Main Squeeze.

  • Car dealerships in the Village

    An old postcard of the Village Ford which lived on Dayton Street before moving to Xenia Ave. in 1962 (postcard courteous of Bob Baldwin Jr.)

    Who would have thought there was enough room for two car dealerships in town?

  • Village want to have their trees and defend them too

    Elizabeth Price and several others led a tree removal protest on Xenia Avenue last Thursday.

    Last week villagers protested a plan to remove the Bradford pear trees downtown.

  • Seniors swing for health

    Participants in a new class, "Swing Your Way to Health," at the Senior Center. (Photo courtesy of Virgil Apostol Mayor)

    The Senior Center recently held the opening meeting of a new class, “Swing Your Way to Health.”

  • Recent Windstorm Clean-up

    Due to the high volume of tree damage caused by the recent windstorms, the Village Public Works crew will assist in the clean-up of private property by collecting brush and limbs that have been cut into 48-inch pieces and placed at the curb. PLEASE assist in expediting the clean-up process by placing ONLY the debris […]

  • Smoke testing begins in village

    The Village of Yellow Springs will be implementing smoke testing of the sewer collection system beginning in late July. Smoke testing is used to test lines for leaks and will be done on a line-by-line, street-by-street basis. It will occur during the day and will be completed in about a week. Testing will take a […]

  • Marching to the beat of a patriotic drum

    Craig Mesure of Coldwell Banker Heritage Realtors, executing a mayoral wave during Saturday's parade.

    July 4th was a scorcher, but it didn’t keep the townsfolk from celebrating the nation’s heritage.

  • Fireworks on the Fourth

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    Click here for more photos from the July 4 fireworks display.

  • Village Council— TLT seeks preservation funds

    At their June 18 meeting, Village Council members heard an appeal from Tecumseh Land Trust, or TLT, asking that Village government help preserve Glen Helen.

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