2021 Yellow Springs News Merchandise
Sep
18
2021

Articles From August 30th, 2019

  • Celebrate Earth Week at the Glen

    This tree was planted in 1929 by Hugh Taylor Birch in memory of his daughter Helen Bitch Bartlett. (photos by Suzanne Ehalt)

    Earth Day events will be held in the Glen all week, beginning this weekend.

  • Boogie man — and women

    Dressing up in their disco best are, from left, front row, Karla Horvath, Joe Tritschler and Stephanie McClean; back row, Amy Dihrkop, Maggie Cooper, Kira Lugo and Alice Young-Basora. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    The third annual Enchantment Under the Springs adult prom — this year themed “Boogie Nights” — is Saturday, April 18, from 7 p.m. to midnight in the John Bryan Community Center gym.

  • McKee group honors Wright

    Maria Wright will receive the James A. McKee Association Outstanding Community Service Award on Saturday, April 18. (Photo by Lauren Heaton)

    For her years of dedicated service, the James A. McKee Association will honor Maria Wright with the 2015 Outstanding Community Service Award.

  • Bulldog Sports Round-Up

    Tennis sweeps opponent 5–0; Baseball takes early leads; Girls drop doubleheader; Track and Field YSHS teams finish fourth, fifth; McKinney opens with a bang

  • Women’s voices out loud

    Irene Bedard performing a spoken word piece. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    More than 20 local women sang, danced, told stories and read poems at the 36th Annual Women’s Voices Out Loud performance on Saturday. This year’s event was held at the Foundry Theater, its third location in as many years, and also featured an exhibit of artwork by local women.

  • Village Council— Landlords held responsible for utilities

    Village Council members unanimously supported a proposed change in Village policy that makes property owners responsible for their tenants’ utility debts.

  • 2015 Gaunt Park Pool Passes and Schedule

    Village of Yellow Springs

  • Council and Trustees meet— Strategic planning considered

    At a special joint meeting between Village Council and the Miami Township Trustees on March 30, leaders discussed how best to step up strategic planning for the Village and Township, in order to coordinate initiatives to reflect local values and goals.

  • Fiber Forum: Municipal Broadband Network

    Fiber Forum: Municipal Broadband Network

  • Ohio approves school testing waiver

    Yellow Springs High School sophomores spent a solid week in March taking the Ohio Graduation Test. Last week the the Yellow Springs district received state permission to waive over 50 percent of standardized tests for grades K–12 over the next five years. (Photo by Lauren Heaton)

    Yellow Springs public school students are one big step closer to taking significantly fewer standardized tests next school year, as the state of Ohio approved the district’s assessment waiver application last week.