Dec
07
2019
Yellow Springs
41°
clear sky
humidity: 55%
wind: 6mph SSE
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  • EDITORIAL — A civic life for noncitizens

    Villagers voted on May 8, Primary Election Day. According to election officials, voting ebbed and flowed throughout the day at Antioch University Midwest, with an overall turnout of 1,664 voters. For precincts in Yellow Springs and Miami Township, the total turnout was about 53 percent, compared to 22 percent county-wide. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    Yellow Springs has an opportunity to strengthen its stance as a welcoming community with our upcoming vote on a charter amendment that would give any Yellow Springs resident, citizen or noncitizen, the right to vote on municipal matters.

  • Beggar’s Night bonfires canceled due to high winds

    Ghouls, ghosts and goblins will run amok in town once again on Halloween night, Oct. 31, 6–8 p.m., stopping at various locations around town to partake in cider and hot dogs around bonfires. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    The Village of Yellow Springs had canceled Beggar’s Night bonfires due to concerns over high winds.

  • October 31, 2019 Bulldog Sports Roundup

    October 31, 2019 Bulldog Sports Roundup

  • On ballot: county parks levy

    Financial support of those parks and trails is on the ballot this Nov. 5. With Issue 9, the Greene County parks district seeks a renewal of a five-year, 0.9 mill property tax levy to support its stewardship of local green space — and the recreational and educational opportunities that go along with those preserved pieces of the great outdoors.

  • New works from a local writer

    This summer, Barbara Fleming released not just one, but two titles: the fourth book in her Matthew Alexander detective series, and a play that grew out of that fourth book and relates closely to its plot.

  • Village Council — Traffic test underway

    With barricades, cones, signs and new parking stripes in place, the Village of Yellow Springs began a three-week traffic change on Monday.

    During the experiment, the Village will test a new traffic pattern around Mills Lawn Elementary School, with South Walnut Street now one way from Short Street to Limestone Street, Short Street one way westbound and no left turns allowed from South Walnut onto Limestone.

  • Planning Commission Meeting Agenda

    PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING AGENDA

    Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019 at 7 p.m.
    Council room, second floor, Bryan Community Center,
    100 Dayton St., Yellow Springs, OH 45387

  • News from the past — September & October 2019

    News from the past — September & October 2019

  • Beatrice R. Whitaker Cottom

    Beatrice R. Whitaker Cottom died at Friends Care Center on Oct. 16, 2019.

  • PUBLIC MEETINGS

    VILLAGE OF YELLOW SPRINGS