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  • Antioch School students drop in at the News

    Antioch School Younger Group students meet the YS News staff and learn about newspaper production. (Photo by Suzanne Szempruch)

    Students from Antioch School’s Younger Group visited the Yellow Springs News office last week to learn a little bit about how a newspaper is made.

  • Library hosts events for kids and adults

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    The library will host two events tomorrow, Sept. 16, for kids and adults.

  • Two local women enter the Greene County Women’s Hall of Fame

    Aïda Merhemic, left, and Susan Stiles will be inducted into the Greene County Women’s Hall of Fame on Sat., Sept. 27.

    Two Yellow Springs women, Aida Merhemic and Susan Stiles, will be inducted into the Greene County Women’s Hall of Fame at the end of September. Merhemic has worked as a counselor in town for 28 years and is currently president of the Yellow Springs Board of Education, of which she has been a member since 2006. […]

  • Bubbles carried the day

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    Downtown was effervescent on Saturday during the second annual Bubble Fest.

  • Grand opening for Wellness Center

    The grand opening of the Antioch College Wellness Center takes place this Saturday, Sept. 6, from noon to 4 p.m.

    The grand opening for the Antioch College Wellness Center takes place this Saturday, Sept. 6, from noon to 4 p.m.

  • Learn seed-saving during a tomato walk at Antioch

    Antioch students tour high-calorie perennial grain crops at the Land Institute in Salina, Ks. (Submitted photo)

    Antioch College students will share seed-saving technique for tomatoes during a Tomato Walk at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, on the Antioch farm.

  • Learn about Quaker faith, practice

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    The Yellow Springs Friends Meeting will offer a series, “Introduction to Quaker Faith and Practice,” beginning Sept. 14. Five consecutive monthly session will be held on the second Sunday of each month, 1–3 p.m., at Rockford Chapel.

  • Mindfully Well Center opening

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    The Mindfully Well Center is a collective of practitioners, each devoted to their healing art. The center will celebrate its grand opening with an open house Mon., Sept. 1, from 9 a.m.–5 p.m. at 1525 Xenia Ave.

  • Land trust to host farm succession seminar

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    Over 70% of family farms don’t make it to the next generation. A local seminar on Aug. 27 aimed at area land owners hopes to curtail the trend.

  • Food pantry seeks new head

    Patty McAllister, center, who has led the Yellow Springs Area Food Pantry for eight years, will step down next year, as pantry board members, including Sue Dillon and Bob Baldwin, seek to fill the gap and recruit new volunteers from the wider community. (photo by Lauren Heaton)

    Yellow Springs Area Food Pantry board members are looking for a new head for the pantry, after Patti McAllister steps down Jan. 1.