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Oct
28
2021

Articles About Glen Helen

  • The birds and the beers

    On Saturday, Sept. 4, at the Yellow Springs Barrel Room, representatives from the Glen Helen Raptor Center held special presentations on the Center and its resident birds of prey.

  • Glen Helen seeks power plant demolition

    The News takes a closer look at the Glen Helen Association’s plans to demolish a now-shuttered power plant site and restore the area, the plant’s history and the current state of the former plant.

  • Glen Helen’s first six months

    Recalling the events of the past year in which the COVID-19 global pandemic almost forced the closure of the nature preserve deeply loved by the community, Executive Director Nick Boutis laid out the picture from a year ago.

  • 2019 Spring in the Springs photo contest

    Springtime beauties at Mills Lawn School were blanketed by unexpected snow. (Photo by Matt Minde)

    Choose one or more of your favorite Spring in the Springs photos.

  • After the flood

    On the morning of Friday, May 3, Yellow Springs received a deluge of rain. Both Yellow Springs Creek and Birch Creek rushed rapidly on their muddy courses through the Glen Helen Nature Preserve. At top, Birch Creek cascades on May 3. (Photos by Megan Bachman)

    On the morning of Friday, May 3, the heavens opened above Yellow Springs, letting down a deluge of cleansing rain.

  • Village is rocked by homicide

    A heartfelt memorial for Leonid “Lonya” Clark appeared last week at a popular gathering rock in Glen Helen Nature Preserve. A white rose was added to the spot this week. Clark’s body was found in the Glen on April 12, and the Greene County Sheriff’s Office is investigating his death as a homicide. (Photo by Carol Simmons)

    The two-punch news last week that the body of villager Leonid “Lonya” Clark was found in Glen Helen Nature Preserve, followed by the announcement that his death is being investigated as a homicide, has left the community reeling and seeking answers.

  • Four new Yellow Springs art shows to host receptions March 15

    Nearly concurrent opening receptions for four new art exhibitions in Yellow Springs will create a mini art stroll experience for visual art lovers wanting to catch them all Friday evening, March 15.

  • Velocity raptor

    Rebecca Jaramilla, director of the Raptor Center at Glen Helen Nature Preserve, handled Velocity, a female peregrine falcon, during a raptor photography program at the center on Sunday, Feb. 24. (Photo by Luciana Lieff)

    While the Raptor Center rehabilitates injured falcons, hawks and owls, with hopes of eventual rerelease into the wild, it continues to house those unable to survive on their own.

  • Writer on Huffman Prairie to speak at Glen Helen

    Naturalist David Nolin will speak about his new book at Glen Helen event.

  • Glen Helen to host Ohio scenic rivers documentary screening

    Continuing a year-long celebration of the Little Miami River and its regional impact, Glen Helen Nature Preserve will host a screening of the hour-long documentary “Call of the Scenic River: An Ohio Journey,” from 2–3 p.m. Sunday, July 29.