Village employees will be flushing fire hydrants throughout the village Monday–Friday, October 18–22. We will begin in the south end of town and work north.
Monday, Oct. 4, 2010, 7:00 p.m., Council room, second floor, Bryan Community Center
The Village of Yellow Springs issued a Request for Proposal (“RFP”) for the acquisition and installation of a village wide street lighting conversion or retrofit through the use of Induction Lighting on September 17, 2010. Due to a number of questions from potential bidders, this Addendum is being issued to clarify what the Village is looking to purchase.
Misoshiru is one of the simplest soups to make as winter whooshes in.
The Antioch School organized a bike riding event to raise money for its scholarship fund last Sunday.
Local cover band The Hoppers perform “Double Shot (of My Baby’s Love)” by the Swingin’ Medallions and “Peppermint Twist” by Joey Dee and the Starliters at the Underdog Cafe this past Friday night.
While many skylights waste energy, two local building experts have designed a skylight that actually saves energy by ventilating, providing daylight and generating solar power. The patent is pending but the results are already clear at Yellow Springs High School, where two skylights were installed last month.
Several Yellow Springers devoted themselves to their dahlia patches this year and produced some breathtaking flowers. Even if these dahlias didn’t win ribbons, they certainly won hearts.
The recent controversy over locating an Islamic center in downtown Manhattan weighs heavily on Antioch University Midwest Professor Jim Malarkey, an anthropologist who spent eight years living in Islamic countries. To Malarkey, the controversy reflects an unfortunate American tendency to fear those we don’t understand.
At their Sept. 20 meeting, Village Council members voted unanimously to participate in the Village’s first solar power energy package. Council approved the final reading of a subscription package with American Municipal Power, or AMP, which has contracted with Standard Energy, Inc., to purchase up to 300 megawatts of solar energy.