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Oct
20
2020
  • Greene County Jail— Avoiding a COVID outbreak

    The Greene County Jail on East Market Street in downtown Xenia was built in 1969. County leaders say the aging facility needs to be replaced with an updated and expanded facility. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    In late May, an inmate transferred to state prison from Greene County Jail was tested by the state for COVID-19 and found positive. The individual hadn’t displayed any symptoms, and had a normal temperature upon leaving the county jail, according to jail administrator Major Kirk Keller this week. Keller asked the state to re-test the inmate, but the state declined.

  • YS teachers union seeks “100% virtual” learning for school restart

    As Yellow Springs School district leaders consider what educational approach to take when the 2020–21 academic year begins Aug. 27, the local teachers union says the risks of returning to the classroom amid the continuing COVID-19 pandemic are too great, and is calling for “100% virtual” learning when school resumes.

  • Fossils fuel new local shop

    Rock Around the Clark is located at 108 Dayton St., Suite L, upstairs. Hours are Wednesday–Friday, noon to 6 p.m.; Saturday, noon –7 p.m.; and Sunday, noon–4 p.m. Masks are required inside the store. For more information, visit rockaroundtheclark.com.

  • Ordinance 2020-13

    REQUIRING FACIAL COVERING IN THE CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT
    AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY

  • Ordinance 2020-12

    REQUIRING ALL VENDORS AND ALL PERSONS SOLICITING FOR DONATION OR
    GRATUITY IN THE VILLAGE OF YELLOW SPRINGS TO WEAR A FACIAL COVERING
    AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY

  • Village Council Regular Meeting

    Virtual Meeting • Monday, July 20, 2020 at 7 p.m.

  • Request for Bids: Electric Utility Line Clearing & Tree Trimming

    Request for Bids: Electric Utility Line Clearing & Tree Trimming

  • Yellow Springs Board of Education • Virtual Town Hall

    Yellow Springs Board of Education • Virtual Town Hall

  • Public Meetings

    VILLAGE OF YELLOW SPRINGS PUBLIC MEETINGS

  • Comet NEOWISE on northwestern horizon

    Comet NEOWISE, photographed by John Chumack in July, 2020

    It isn’t every day that Earth is visited by cosmic travelers. But if you haven’t already, you can catch a glimpse of one as it is revealed by our sun.