For sale: cars, trucks, etc. | (back to top)
2008 SUN CRUISER pontoon boat. $11,500. 18’ with bimini top and 25 HP motor. Very good condition, well maintained. New canvas cover. Trailer included. Located at Rocky Fork Lake, Hillsboro. Call Dan at 717-880-1570.
PORSCHE CARRERA GT, a tribute replica car, copy of the $460,000 limited edition car, like Paul Walker’s crash car — only 16 built in the world. Donor car is 1988 Pontiac formula GT, 5-speed, A/C. Make offer, trade on late model pick-up/van. 386-547-7030.
TWO VEHICLES: Ford Expedition, Eddie Bauer edition and rare 4x4 (not full-time four-wheel drive). Also 1998 Chevy Astrovan SS edition, 100% rust-free Florida vehicle; original perfect cloth seats. New AC, battery, brakes, radiator, etc. Both 200K miles, both at $3,000. Moving/estate sale, everything goes. Call Daryl for list, 386-547-7030.
2006 CHRYSLER CROSSFIRE, excellent condition, 58,000 miles. $6,500 obo. Call 937-768-3747, leave message.
SAILBOAT — O'Day Daysailor, 17’ with trailer, cover and electric motor. $2,100. Call 937-499-0217.
2010 TOYOTA PRIUS — white, 166K miles. Good condition. $7,500. Call 937-499-0217.

Yard/garage sales | (back to top)
YET ANOTHER FABULOUS yard sale! Tools, hardware, arbor saws, frames, art and art supplies, easel, antiques, books, misc. No Christmas decorations — not one. No scented candles. You know the drill! 9 a.m.–2 p.m., Saturday, July 20, 309 W. Whiteman St.
SEIZE THE NICE DAYS and empty garages and basements. Get a yard sale going and announce it here!

Items for sale | (back to top)
FLUORESCENT BULBS: F32 T8, brand new — we switched to LED! $1 each. Call the News at 767-7373, Monday–Friday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m., Thursday–Friday, 9 a.m.–3 p.m.
CANON MF8170c: high-end color laser copier/scanner/printer/fax, barely used! New: $1,400, asking $800. Makes beautiful color copies. Check the spec's by Googling "Color imageCLASS MF8170c”; does NOT work with Macintosh. Call Jennifer at 937-971-8477, please leave message.
NOURISH YOUR PLANTS and support Agraria. Organic compost from Ohio’s own Hirzel Farms in 1 cubic yard bags, $9.50 a bag (plus tax), $2 of each bag benefits Agraria. Call/text Matthew 937-768-4272.
TOTAL LIQUIDATION ESTATE SALE. Three antique mahogany boats, all 15-footers: One is a 1955 Lyman, 15´ lap-sided hull. Second is a Correct Craft ski boat from Cypress Garden, Florida I’ve owned for 45 years! Third is a Luger Runabout, mint condition with 30-hp West Bend outboard engine. Make any reasonable offer on one or all. May trade on late model pick-up or van; will trade up or down. 386-547-7030.
FLAT BED UTILITY TRAILER, 7’x12’, wood plank floor, 15” tires; bed is 2’ high; will tilt to load golf cart, straw or hay. $350. 1930s-era Brunswick pool table, 3-piece slate; needs cloth and cleaning up, in storage for 20 years, $350. Quarter-inch steel heavy-duty wood stove, approx. 30”x30”, $350. Oriental entertainment center or book shelf unit, approx. 6’ tall, 7’ wide, heavily carved Chinese door panels, appraised at $800, asking $350. 386-547-7030.
AIR CONDITIONER, frigidair "whisper cool." 5050 BTU/H. Fits window 22”–38” wide. Still in box. $100. 937-767-8271.
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Retail | (back to top)
VINTAGE VILLAGE POSTERS, lovely cards to send or frame, 11˝x14˝ prints of the Ye Olde Trail Tavern, circa 1980, all by Gail Kort. T-shirts, subscriptions, 200 Years of Yellow Springs and books by Bill Felker. Stop by, pet the dog and take a look! The Yellow Springs News is located at 253 Xenia Ave. and open Monday–Friday, 9:30 a.m.–5 p.m.

Pets and livestock | (back to top)
DOGS, CATS, TORTOISES: find a good home for animals here.

Trade and Barter | (back to top)
NO MONEY NEEDED! List your services or items for exchange.

Free offers | (back to top)
MOVED HERE RECENTLY? Come to the Yellow Springs News office at 253½ Xenia Ave., Monday–Wednesday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. or Thursday–Friday, 9 a.m.–3 p.m. We’ll sign you up for a three-month subscription to the News for free! There’s also a welcome package for you.

Merchandise wanted | (back to top)
GOT SOME OLD BRICKS you no longer want? YS resident looking for 8”x4”x 2.25” red clay paver bricks (no holes). Aged ones, even better! I will load and haul. Call or text Jim at 937-212-9454
FROM ARTICHOKES to xylophones, this is the place to ask for stuff.

Housing, etc., wanted | (back to top)
CUTE RESPONSIBLE family of four seeking community and a housing rental by school season. We have a medium-sized furry friend and handiness to boot. Open to barters or straight cash exchange. Local references available. 614-404-7007.
FAMILY MOVING BACK TO OHIO, seeking rental before school year for Yellow Springs. 724-208-3230.
LOCAL QUIET COUPLE with local quite cat seeks a house to rent before fall. We're are locally employed with maximum budget of $1,000. We also have great credit scores and references. 937-694-3213 or
LOOKING FOR A PLACE to live? House or apartment to share? Announce it here and find a room or a roommate.

For rent | (back to top)
INSIDE STORAGE SPACE available at 108 Cliff St. (the old Lumber Yard). Rates vary, $40–60 per month. 937-206-9801.
TOWNHOUSE APARTMENTS for rent, Hawthorne Place: one-bedroom, $610; two-bedroom, $710; three-bedroom, $810 plus utilities. Laundry facilities on site. 937-324-3606.
THREE-BEDROOM HOUSE, 1 bath, central air. Tenant pays gas and electric. $1,000 per month plus $1,000 security deposit. One year minimum lease. Pet-free building. Call 408-3424 or 767-9180.
TWIN COACH APARTMENTS: Two-bedroom apartment, $700 per month, washer and dryer hook-up, tenant pays gas and electric. Appliances and central air included in rent. Deposit required, one-year minimum lease. Pet-free building. 408-3424 or 767-9180.
FOR RENT: 833 Xenia Ave., apt. 1, 1,100 sq. ft., three bedrooms, hardwood floors, 1 bath, W/D hook-up, $900 per month plus $900 security and $300 utility deposits. Call 408-1551.
OFFICE: SECOND FLOOR, carpet, closet, 150 sq. ft., all utilities included, ample paved parking lot. $275 per month. 767-9290.
LARGE, SECOND FLOOR, CORNER office available. Built-in bookshelves, windows facing east and south, carpet, good light, all utilities paid, $420 per month. 767-9290.
RANCH RENTAL NORTH END of town. Three bedrooms, 1½-bath, living room w/wood burning stove, family room, large kitchen, patio, new energy efficient gas furnace, new washer/dryer, new gas stove, very large double fenced yard, dog door, pets acceptable at no monthly charge. Available September 1, minimum two year lease, $1,500 a month, references required. Details and showing upon serious inquires. 937-239-7561, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
NICE TWO-BEDROOM, 1-bath home in town with one-car garage. Fireplace, hardwood and carpet floors, ceiling fans, central air, energy efficient Polaris windows, fenced yard, fire pit. Two decks, courtyard opposite side. All appliances, gas stove, tall southern windows for lots of light, some pets OK. $895/month. Credit check required. Available August. 937-677-7030.
BEAUTIFULLY RENOVATED apartment for rent at the heart of downtown Yellow Springs. New windows, furnace and central air, handcrafted bathroom features, new kitchen, hardwood floors and ceiling fans. Call 937-657-4541.
THREE-BEDROOM, 1-BATH, fenced in backyard, porch, garage, new stainless appliances. Short walk downtown. $1,350/month. 937-631-6261.

Real estate for sale | (back to top)
1890s CAPE COD Victorian home in Wittenberg University historic area and off N. Limestone St. Now a duplex, separate meters or will help convert for a large single-family home. Easy fixer-upper — have most materials. Twenty-two new vinyl Anderson Thermopane windows installed. Three fireplaces. Could be five bedroom, three bath home. Three-car detached garage with 220V electric workshop, gas heat and alley access. Located near Art Museum, Veteran’s Park, bike trail and white-water rafting. Private brick driveway. Retirement sale. Clear deed; mortgage from owner possible. I could finance you? Payments under $400/month possible! Beautiful koi pond (work in progress); new 2018 central air unit; two private basements; partial new roof. Call Daryl for details, just $69,500, calls only, 386-547-7030.

Lost and found | (back to top)
NOTHING LOST or found this week. Found ads are free.

Employment | (back to top)
PLAY AND GROW with mildly autistic child. Looking for one or two more for our team! Will hire optimistic, energetic, fun, and punctual people. Awesome environment! I use a Son-Rise program from my Xenia home. Training provided. Starting $10+/hour, 5–10 hours per week. Call 937-562-3348.
THE VILLAGE OF YELLOW SPRINGS is accepting applications for a part-time (as-needed) Building Monitor at the John Bryan Community Center. Responsibilities include overseeing the Youth Center and gym, assisting with special events, taking rental reservations and deposits, coordinating the building calendars, assisting in special youth events and performing some janitorial duties. Schedule varies between 10-24 hours per week during evenings and weekends with a starting pay rate of $14.89. Selected applicant must submit to a background check and a drug test. Application forms are available at or 100 Dayton Street. For information contact Ruthe Ann Lillich at, or call 767-3402 between the hours of 7:30–4:30 p.m. Deadline for applications is Monday, July 22, 2019 at 4 p.m.
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT — Family foundation seeks employee available 32–40 hours/week to provide grant making and administrative support, manage office, serve as receptionist, coordinate meeting planning and video conferencing, handle travel arrangements, database administration, website maintenance; some bookkeeping possible. Requires: Associate’s Degree or equivalent; min. three years experience in professional office setting; excellent people skills; proficient at Word, Excel, Acrobat; some database management and WordPress experience; familiarity with QuickBooks a plus; ability to learn new technology; accuracy and attention to detail; ability to multi-task and prioritize while working independently; maintain confidentiality; flexibility. Send cover letter, resume and three references to with “Job Opening” in subject line.

Volunteer | (back to top)
THE FRONT DESK and Nature Shop at Glen Helen is seeking a volunteer for one or two Saturday afternoons per month from 1–5 p.m. First and Third Sunday shifts from 10 a.m.–1 p.m. also available. Training provided. Volunteers receive a Shop discount. Contact Glen Helen Association President Bethany Gray by Email at
TIME SHARE? Offer your spare time or find someone who wants to share theirs.

Services available | (back to top)
HAIR CUTS AND COLOR: Michael James Hair Salon. 502 S. High St. Open at 9 a.m., Monday–Saturday. 937-581-0746.
A-C SERVICE Co., a locally owned plumbing and heating company with a 60-year, responsible relationship with the people of Yellow Springs. 116 Dayton St., 767-7406. For coupons, check out!
NEIL DOG TRAINING ("evolving" certified professional trainer/retired special education teacher) will help you train your dog. If you are committed, I can help! Neil Silvert, 767-1991 or Free evaluation. Reasonable rates — sliding scale.
LANDSCAPE SERVICES: Lawn mowing, tree removal, pruning, fences, clearing of vines and unwanted trees. Brush hauled away. Call Funderburg, 937-215-8447 or 767-7524.
NOT ON MY WATCH! What is your peace of mind worth? I will pet- or house-sit for you at a reasonable price. Honest, ethical, reliable, with local references. Call Jodie, 937-532-8990.
RELIABLE RIDES now available for both local and airport runs. Reasonable rates, safe, clean car, YS resident driver. Call or text 240-277-1292. References available.
ROD'S LAWN AND YARD CARE. 740-974-9831.

Financial services | (back to top)
GOOD WITH FINANCES? Help someone and advertise your services here.

Child care | (back to top)
WATCH KIDS? Let parents know about your invaluable service.

Instruction | (back to top)
YOU COULD ATTEND Antioch College Summer Institutes: Bird Language and Nature Awareness – July 13; Artificial Intelligence Symposium – July 15; Community Renewal and Re-imagining America – July 20; Birding Excursion to Outer Banks – July 24–28; Ways of Knowing – July 27; Bootcamp for Activism – August 1–3; Register at: For information contact:

Events | (back to top)
YSHS CLASS OF 1969 — 50th Reunion! Labor Day weekend, Friday, Aug. 30, meet and greet at YS Brewery at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, reunion at The Lodge at Clifton Reserve from 4 p.m. to whenever. RSVP to

Miscellaneous | (back to top)
CLASSIFIED RATES in the Yellow Springs News — $7 for the first 20 words and 10 cents a word thereafter, for both print and online. Photos are $10 per week, horizontal photos work best. Email us directly at classifieds@ysnews,com, submit online at or stop by the office, 253½ Xenia Ave., by Mondays at 5 p.m. Please note: any yard sales or garage sales need to be pre-paid.
WANT A COLOR AD? So sorry: The News is in black and white. But a pre-printed insert costs just a bit less than a dime per insert to distribute in the News. You design, print it in color — we’ll stuff it and get it to our readers. Call 767-7373 or email
CHECK OUT for over 70 feature videos of village art, education, music, sports, kiln firing, you name it. Go see it.
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Card of thanks | (back to top)
GIVE A SHOUT OUT! Let the village know about a good deed. Card of Thanks is free — 40 words or less.

Ride Share | (back to top)
GOING SOMEWHERE? Find a ride to share! Save money, the environment and make a friend.