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Feb
23
2020
Yellow Springs
31°
clear sky
humidity: 68%
wind: 7mph SW
H 30 • L 29

Feature Photos Section

  • Spring time

    Despite near-freezing temperatures at the surface, groundwater continued to bubble out at the village’s namesake on Saturday, Feb. 15, spawning icicles and other icy formations on frigid rocks.

  • Ten and under

    Johnathan Stillwell, Kayla Graham and Troy Lindsey perform in the comedy “Sultry,” written by villager Anthony Fife, in the 2020 10-Minute Play Festival.

  • Chili con carnival

    Stella Lieff stirred her savory entry at “Blue Stew,” a chili cook-off/talent show on Sunday, Feb. 2.

  • Running water

    While on a run earlier this month, local photographer Kathleen Galarza captured the movement of water in the Little Miami River by using a long exposure.

  • Suns past and present

    Summer’s long gone, but the seed head of a large sunflower was still beautifully intact — and observing its own shadow — at Agraria this week.

  • Swearing in public

    New Village Council member Laura Curliss was sworn in at Council’s first meeting of the year on Monday, Jan. 6, by Yellow Springs Mayor Pam Conine.

  • The Gaunt that keeps on giving

    Yellow Springs Arts Council President Jerome Borchers delivered the pantry staples of flour and sugar — per a stipulation of Wheeling Gaunt’s will — to local widower, poet Arnold Adoff, in late December. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    A village tradition since 1894, the annual delivery of flour and sugar to local widows and widowers continued again this year — a stipulation in Wheeling Gaunt’s will.

  • Light walk: a one-time village tradition is revived

    Villagers Sommer McGuire and Lisa Kreeger caroled from Kings Yard to the downtown Christmas tree during the first annual Luminary Walk and Community Carol on Saturday evening, Dec. 14. (Submitted photo by Matthew Collins)

    Villagers Sommer McGuire and Lisa Kreeger caroled from Kings Yard to the downtown Christmas tree during the first annual Luminary Walk and Community Carol on Saturday evening, Dec. 14.

  • Whirlwind of a weekend

    Billed as the “all-schools musical,” “Scrooge!” lived up to its descriptor, featuring students — and teachers — from the entire Yellow Springs school district. It was one of numerous events that played to full audiences the weekend of Dec. 13–15. Pictured above are Julia Hoff as Mrs. Carstairs and Joseph Minde-Berman as Fezziwig. (Photo by Kathleen Galarza)

    The weekend of Dec. 13–15 was particularly laden with events.

  • Serving Seniors: the 2019 YSHS Senior Citizens Lunch

    Yellow Springs High School hosted its annual Senior Citizens luncheon on Thursday, Dec. 5, in the high school gym.