For sale: cars, trucks, etc. | (back to top)
1993 JEEP CHEROKEE. Run strong, 4wd, locally maintained (new brakes and battery 2021) with service records, low mileage, $2,500 firm. Call or text Elle 513-401-3285.

Yard/garage sales | (back to top)
JOHNSON FAMILY garage and basement sale continues this Saturday, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., and by appointment. 310 Dayton St. Clothing, infant to adult, and household items. Featuring household items from Don Hollister and Rob Kent. For a private showing, call Jim at 937-546-0184.

Items for sale | (back to top)
"BLACKS IN YELLOW SPRINGS: A Community Encyclopedia" is now available for $25 (includes shipping and handling) at The 365 Project, P.O. Box 165, YSO or through For those who have the 2020 edition, the 2021, 60+ page supplement is available for $8 (includes shipping and handling). Also available at Dark Star Books, 237 Xenia Ave. YS.
ENERGY AND IMMUNITY IN ONE. Organic Full-Spectrum Hemp Oil (CBD) co-extracted with an organic blend of Chaga (anti-viral), Cordycep (increases oxygen intake and lung function), Turkey Tail (strengthens immune system) and Reishi (boosts immune function) medicinal mushrooms. Contact Robert Hasek, 937-558-8474, or order at
GOT A NEPHEW IN NORWAY? Tired of reading the police report to him over the phone? He’ll receive a PDF of the News in his inbox on Thursday morning if you buy him an E-edition subscription. Go to and click on Subscribe.
42 INCH HUSQVARNA mower, runs and looks like new. Spare blades and new battery. $700. Call 937-767-1432 or e-mail
FORGET ABOUT FATHER'S DAY? Mama's Midnight Bakery has a PIE for the special man in your life! Strawberry, strawberry-rhubarb, chicken-mixed veggie or any cream pie, delivered on Saturday to your door. Call Terri at 937-621-3337. Order ahead and reserve a black raspberrry for July 4th.

Retail | (back to top)
OPEN FOR BUSINESS? Let everyone know what you’re doing and how you want to do it. Place a classified ad.
NEWS SWAG — NOW ONLINE! Lovely Gail Kort cards, posters and illustrations; News books, posters and notecards. Visit our newly created online retail page, You can also stop by our office the old-school way to pick up nifty news gifts, Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–3 p.m. Please call for extended hours, 937-767-7373.
LOOKING FOR A SMALL SPACE FOR LEASE to turn into a salon studio for myself in the Springs or surrounding areas. I am willing to pay for any minor construction needed and plumbing, just looking for a space! Please feel free to text or call at 937-631-6333.

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)
HAVE A NEW NEIGHBOR? Sign them up for a three-month subscription to the News for free and we'll deliver a welcome package to them. Call the Yellow Springs News office at 937-767-7373, Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–3 p.m., or email anytime to help keep your new neighbor informed!

Merchandise wanted | (back to top)
FROM ARTICHOKES to xylophones, this is the place to ask for stuff.

Housing, etc., wanted | (back to top)
WANT TO LIVE IN THE BEST HOUSE in Yellow Springs? Seeking a roommate for a beautiful and spacious three bedroom house. The backyard goes right into the Glen Helen. $725 a month including internet and utilities. Lease starts on July 15th and goes until the end of December 2021. Interested? Contact Kevin,, 312-722-8002.
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)
TWO-BEDROOM, ONE-BATH apartment for rent. Duplex (not a complex). Ground floor, no stairs, ideal for elderly. Off-street parking, very quiet neighborhood. Walking distance to downtown and schools. New vinyl flooring and carpet throughout. New countertops, glass top electric stove and refrigerator included. New bathroom fixtures and lighting fixtures, all rooms freshly painted. Paved brick patio in front, wood deck in back. Large privacy-fenced yard. Pets permitted with approval, fees apply. $1,350 per month plus security deposit. References required. Call 615-761-4376.
TOWNHOUSE APARTMENTS for rent, Hawthorne Place: one-bedroom, $625; two-bedroom, $725; three-bedroom, $825 plus utilities. Laundry facilities on site. 937-324-3606.
SECOND FLOOR, TWO ROOMS: living and sleeping room. Located downtown YS. Freshly painted and newly carpeted. Dorm fridge, microwave, couch and all utilities included. $440/month. Shower and washroom 15 feet down the hall. References and deposit required. 937-631-1447.
ACCEPTING RENTAL APPLICATIONS NOW: Home, Inc. is now accepting applications for one and two bedroom apartments at Glen Cottages Pocket Neighborhood. Visit to apply or receive a paper copy from the Home, Inc. office at 202 S. Winter Street. For more information, call 937-767-2790 or email
TWO STORY, THREE BEDROOM, 2.5 bath house in YS available mid-July. Has AC, garage, basement, fenced yard. Lease required. Call 937-470-7172.
ORCHARD KEEPER’S COTTAGE House for rent: Available August 1. One-and-a-half loft bedrooms, living room, dining room, kitchen, small bath. Large back yard. Year lease; rental application and online tenant check. $860/month with one month deposit. Phone/text 443-824-5457.

Real estate for sale | (back to top)
THREE BEDROOM, ONE BATH, all brick, hardwood floors, partial basement, half acre lot. New roof, water heater. Central air, auto garage opener, water softener, updated windows. $275,000. Call 740-417-3439.

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

Legal notices | (back to top)

Employment | (back to top)
EDITING your papers, articles, books by retired English professor at $20 per hour. Call Maura, 937-813-9896.
ESTABLISHED HEATING PLUMBING Co. seeks HVAC Service Tech/Installer and Plumber Repair Tech/Installer. Five year experience preferred, benefit package included. Pay based on experience. Send résumé to AC Service, 116 Dayton St., Yellow Springs, OH 45387.
GLEN HELEN SEEKS Outreach Manager to coordinate volunteers, operate Trailside Museum and the Nature Shop, lead membership outreach and public communications, and related project management work. Full-time with benefits. See the full job description at To apply, send resume to
THE YELLOW SPRINGS CHAMBER of Commerce is hiring an executive director. Apply by sending a resume, cover letter, two references, recommendations if applicable, and other relevant materials to by June 20. Full job description on
GLEN HELEN SEEKS Housekeeper for cleaning and light maintenance. 24 hrs/week, $14/hr. See job description at To apply, send résumé to
ENVIROFLIGHT IN YELLOW SPRINGS is looking to hire a part-time position for the purpose of cleaning and power washing equipment. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, four hour shifts, with possibilities for more hours, but not more than 32 hours per week. Starting pay: $12.50/hour. Contact Dan at 937-206-2152.

Volunteer | (back to top)
COME HELP Tecumseh Land Trust take care of the Glass Farm Prairie, Saturday, June 13, from 1–3 p.m. Dress for mud, sun & bugs, and bring gloves and clippers if you have them. For more information, call 937-767-9490 or email See directional signs on King St.
TIME SHARE? Offer your spare time or find someone who wants to share theirs.

Services available | (back to top)
SCHEDULE YOUR SEASONAL HVAC/Heating check-up today! A-C Service Co., your locally owned heating and plumbing company. Call today, 937-767-7406.
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, 937-767-1991 or Free evaluation. Reasonable rates — sliding scale.
PULLING POISON IVY. Also house cleaning and gardening. Current references. Contact 937-856-8310.
DOMESTIC ENGINEERING UNLIMITED: Errands; pick-up; delivery; find a rental; pet/house sitting; yard sale assistance; organizing; light housekeeping. Excellent local references, 20 years experience. 937-797-4435. "A burden shared is a burden lifted."
LIFE HAPPENS... and sometimes we need a little help. Office in YS, reasonable rates. Maxine Skuba MS, LPC career counselor and therapist, 937-760-7715.

Financial services | (back to top)
KNOW TAXES? Help someone who needs it! Advertise your services with a classified ad.

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

Instruction | (back to top)
CERTIFIED AQUA FITNESS instructor available to teach private or small group classes in your own pool. 10+ years experience. Class can be adapted to your needs. Call Dawn, 252-341-6325.
CHINESE LANGUAGE tutoring. Call 937-856-8310.

Events | (back to top)

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 prepaid.
GUESS HOW MANY TREES are located on Mills Lawn and win a gift certificate to use at one of our wonderful shops in the village. First correct submission will win, so send your answer in soon! Send answer to Winner announced week of June 20.
DELAYS IN NEWSPAPER DELIVERY? We have been in contact with the Yellow Springs post office on the matter, but no clear cause has been identified for potential delays. Please call the News at 937-767-7373 if you are experiencing delays. While we cannot guarantee or affect delivery time via local and area post offices, we can confirm that your subscription is in good standing. As alternatives to mail delivery, newspapers are always available for pick-up at the News office, and subscribers may also consider switching to the e-edition, delivered via email.

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.