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2024

Krista Magaw, the Democratic candidate for Ohio House District 71, is shown here at the Emporium — one of several coffee shops she’s scouted as places to meet with potential constituents. (Photo by Lauren "Chuck" Shows)

Yellow Springer Krista Magaw to run for Ohio House

Villager Krista Magaw is running as the Democratic candidate for representative of Ohio House District 71, which encompasses all of Clinton County, the eastern half of Greene County — including Yellow Springs — and a southern portion of Clark County.

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  • Fair is fair

    Villagers, visitors and vendors — around 30,000, according to Village estimates — all had a perfect day for the twice yearly Street Fair event Saturday, June 8.

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    Emergency cooling shelters in effect for heatwave

    The John Bryan Community Center has been designated as a 24-hour emergency cooling center; Greene County Public Libraries are also designated as cooling centers during hours of operation.

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  • Aerolieff Aviation takes flight over Yellow Springs

    One of just a handful of flight-training companies in the Dayton regional area, and headquartered five miles north of Yellow Springs, Aerolieff offers instruction for wannabe pilots with aspirations of all kinds: private flying, commercial careers, military ambitions and more.

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Village Schools (archives)

  •   School board approves substitute levy

    The substitute levy, if passed at the polls Nov. 5, would not constitute new revenue from local voters, but would combine and continue for 10 years annual revenue of $1,975,000 already collected by two emergency levies passed in 2015 and 2017, which are set to expire in 2025.

  •   Request to censure school board member fails

    At a special meeting of the YS school board Tuesday, May 21, a request to censure a member of the board that was originally put forth in February was not approved, as one member abstained from voting and the vote count was 2–2.

  •   Yellow Springs Graduation 2024

    Thursday, May 23 was a big day for Yellow Springs students — it was the last day of school for the "fearless thinkers" of Mills Lawn Elementary and McKinney Middle and Yellow Springs High schools. 

Economy (archives)

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Government (archives)

  •   Yellow Springs Public Works employees to bring power to Navajo Nation

    Participating in the “Light Up Navajo” mutual aid initiative are five Village Public Works employees who will connect Native American residents living without power to an electrical grid for the first time.

  •   Miami Township Trustees approve firefighter pensions

    After a month-and-a-half of deliberation, Miami Township Trustees unanimously voted at their regular meeting Monday, May 20, to approve a resolution to reclassify three Miami Township Fire-Rescue, or MTFR, positions as full-time, pensioned positions.

  •   Roundabout construction on 68/235 intersection to begin

    The Ohio Department of Transportation, or ODOT, has announced that preliminary work on the construction of a single-lane roundabout at the intersection of U.S. 68 and State Route 235 — between Yellow Springs and Xenia, near Oldtown — will begin Monday, June 3.

Obituaries (archives)

  •   Dorothy Francis Mundy-Allen

    Dorothy Francis Mundy-Allen, 100, of Yellow Springs, Ohio, passed away June 3, 2024, in her home. She was born March 21, 1924, in Valleyview, Kentucky, a daughter of Allie L. and Nora E. (Taylor) Mundy.

  •   Michael Day Malone

    Michael Day Malone died unexpectedly yet peacefully in his sleep at the family's mountain home 12 days before he was to undergo heart surgery for the second time. He was 70. 

  •   Elaina’ Marie Walker

    Elaina’ Marie Walker passed away Thursday, May 16, 2024, at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton. She was 63.

  •   Davin Kerry Bush

    With heavy hearts, we are extremely saddened to announce the death of Davin Kerry Bush, son, brother, and friend of Yellow Springs Ohio.

  •   Amy Kimura

    Amy Kimura passed away on May 2, 2024, at Hospice of Dayton, after a short illness.

Higher Education (archives)

  •   Antioch College earns work college title

    Antioch College Main Building.Antioch College officials announced earlier this spring that the college had been accepted into the formal federal designation of Federal Work Colleges, marking a historic milestone for both the institution and the state of Ohio.

  •   The Antioch Review and Writers’ Workshop to be revived

    After a four-year hiatus, the Antioch Review — the college’s independent literary magazine founded in 1941 —  is set to emerge from its publishing pause, now with a new editorial vision and business model that includes the simultaneous revival of the Antioch Writers’ Workshop.

  •   Folk duo closes inaugural season at Antioch College’s Foundry Theater

    The Foundry Theater at Antioch College will hold the final performance of its inaugural programming season Friday, May 17, 7–9 p.m., with Kristin Andreassen and Chris “Critter” Eldridge taking the stage.

Sports (archives)

  •   Bulldog Sports Round-Up | May 17, 2024

    "The YSHS Track Teams hosted the annual Metro Buckeye Conference track meet this past Saturday, May 11. The girls team finished in third place, while the boys squad ended up in sixth place."

  •   Bulldog Sports Round-Up | May 10, 2024

    "After enduring a 30-minute rain delay, the YSHS boys and girls track teams performed with energy and vigor in front of a large home crowd at the annual Bulldog Invitational on Friday, May 3."

  •   Bulldog Sports Round-Up | May 24, 2024

    "We are on the right path with Yellow Springs baseball and can’t wait to get back to the grind as we continue to develop our players for future success,” said Coach Mitch Clark of the team's spring season.

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