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VIDEO: Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Yellow Springs

On Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, Yellow Springs commemorated Martin Luther King Jr. Day with a march and program on the theme, “Raise Your Voice for Justice.” See a video of the event.

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Arts (archives)

  •   Local filmmakers to return to Oscars

    Steve Bognar and Julia Reichart are shown in Park City, Utah, where they last week attended the prestigious Sundance Film Festival to show their documentary, “American Factory.” The filmmakers brought home one of the festival’s top honors, the “Directing Award: U.S. Documentary.” (Submitted photo)“American Factory,” the documentary film by villagers and filmmakers Steve Bognar and Julia Reichert, has been nominated for the Academy Award for “Best Documentary Feature.”

  •   First Lines — JOY JOY JOY

    A poem from a former villager, the late Jean Barlow Hudson. Strange, dreamlike, filled with somberness and joy, Jean's poem helps us welcome the turning of the year.

  •   The top stories of 2019

    The Yellow Springs News' annual year in review, printed in the Dec. 26, 2019 issue, is now available online. Check out our top stories of the year.

Village Schools (archives)

  •   Schools practice mindfulness

    Yellow Springs High School and McKinney Middle School students this year have the opportunity to participate in an after-school meditative practice on Mondays and a yoga group on Wednesdays, both part of a new mindfulness program that also serves as an alternative to detention for some students.

  •   YS Schools Facilities Task Force sets second community meeting

    The Yellow Springs Schools Facilities Task Force has set a second community meeting to present the results of its nine-month exploration into the needs of the district’s school buildings and to gather feedback on its findings.

  •   Yellow Springs Board of Education Work Session

    Yellow Springs Board of Education Work Session

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Obituaries (archives)

  •   Linda Lee Peifer

    Linda Lee Peifer (née Shaw) died peacefully at Friends Care Community on Jan. 18, 2020.

  •   Maxine Margolis Leventhal

    Maxine Margolis Leventhal, aged 97 years, passed away on Saturday morning, Jan. 4, 2020.

  •   Wilson Hopkins ‘Tony’ Bent

    Wilson Hopkins “Tony” Bent died peacefully and with family present after a brief illness, on Dec 17, 2019, at Soin Medical Center in Beavercreek. He was 95 years old.

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