2021 Yellow Springs News Merchandise
Sep
23
2021

Articles From August 30th, 2019

  • Planning Commission Meeting

    Canceled

  • Public Meetings

    Environmental Commission, Energy Board, Community Access Panel

  • An Ordinance Adopting a New Standard Fire Code

    ORDINANCE NO. 2011-30

  • One family’s path to the village

    Randi and Joel Levinson, shown with their son, Mortimer, moved to the village from Los Angeles, after discovering Yellow Springs on a visit. Randi is a family therapist and Joel wins online video comedy contests. (Photo by Sehvilla Mann)

    When Joel and Randi Levinson came from Los Angeles for a visit to Yellow Springs, they felt this was just the place for them and their toddler son, Mortimer

  • Bowling ball jewelry knocks ’em down

    New village resident Matt Cole makes jewelry from bowling balls, and sells his work at craft fairs. He and his family moved here recently from Bali. (Photo by Sehvilla Mann)

    Bowing balls distinguish themselves with bright, eye-catching patterns. Some may even find them reminiscent of semi-precious stones. Yet who takes this observation to the next logical step?

  • Goals to set 2012 priorities

    At their Nov. 21 meeting, Village Council members held an initial discussion regarding Council’s principles and goals for 2012, a topic generally addressed prior to approving the budget as a way to set Council priorities.

  • Linda Simms

    Linda Simms

    Linda Lee Simms of Yellow Springs died Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2011. She was 64.

  • Cuts shrink Village budget

    In these difficult economic times, it’s a familiar story for states and municipalities: while revenues are falling, costs are rising. And that’s the story again this year for the Village of Yellow Springs.

  • Hollister gets environmental post

    Local resident and Yellow Springs native Don Hollister is the new executive director of the Ohio League of Conservation Voters, a Columbus-based bipartisan environmental organization. Hollister will draw on his local political experience as he leads the group in lobbying for environmental policy and electing pro-environmental candidates for state and local offices. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    All politics is local, the saying goes, and it’s also largely unpaid. Local resident and Yellow Springs native Don Hollister has found both to be true in his nearly 40 years in politics.

  • New store seeks to fill local need

    Village resident Valorie Claggett recently opened her store of vintage and retro furnishings, Modern Salvage, at 138 Dayton Street. Claggett, an architect, designer and historical preservationist, will stock the store with unique and simple modern items from estate sales, garage sales and thrift stores. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    What Valorie Claggett finds at garage sales, estate sales and thrift stores are not high-priced antiques, she says, but rather useful and affordable items for everyday life that happen to have that retro style.