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Petition drive could put brakes on O’Reilly Auto project

Petition drive could put brakes on O’Reilly Auto project

A petition drive could throw a wrench into plans for an O’Reilly Auto Parts store on state Rt. 58.If the Lorain County Board of Elections certif...

September 20th, 2016 |  


50 years later, OHS grads reunite to share memories

50 years later, OHS grads reunite to share memories

From California to Connecticut they came this past weekend to gather again after 50 years.Members of the Oberlin High School Class of 1966 were met by...

September 20th, 2016 |  


POLICE REPORTS

• Sept. 13 at 2:30 p.m.: Two children, ages two and four, were found outside a Locust Street residence. Their mother later went to the police st...

September 20th, 2016 |  


HOMECOMING ROYALTY

HOMECOMING ROYALTY

Photos by Evan Goodenow | Oberlin News-TribuneSenior Katlyn Hershberger was named homecoming queen and Journey Toole was named homecoming king in a ce...

September 20th, 2016 |  


NOYO bids farewell to Roest as Machamer steps up

NOYO bids farewell to Roest as Machamer steps up

Michael Roest will step down as executive and artistic director of the Northern Ohio Youth Orchestra to take a new job on the West Coast.After three y...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Charity accused of funneling money to fugitive

Charity accused of funneling money to fugitive

People donating used clothing to Planet Aid are told their contributions help needy people in Africa, Asia, and Latin America.“Planet Aid sells ...

September 16th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Falcons’ ground attack clips Clearview

Falcons’ ground attack clips Clearview

The Falcons’ rushing attack with Nick Denney was already a tough one to stop.It may have become a two-headed monster, though, after Logan Strade...

September 19th, 2016 |  


PHOENIX MELTDOWN: 37-0 blowout ends early due to fighting

PHOENIX MELTDOWN: 37-0 blowout ends early due to fighting

“Embarrassing.”The tweet by Oberlin quarterback David Payne after the Oberlin Phoenix’s 37-0 homecoming loss Friday to the Wellingto...

September 19th, 2016 updated: September 20th, 2016. |  


Payne throws 3 TDs in 50-6 romp over John Adams

Payne throws 3 TDs in 50-6 romp over John Adams

After a last-minute loss and last-second victory in the first two games of the season, Oberlin’s win Friday over John Adams was short on drama a...

September 12th, 2016 updated: September 13th, 2016. |  


Last-second kickoff return gives Oberlin 22-19 win

Last-second kickoff return gives Oberlin 22-19 win

Rising from the ashes like the mythical bird, the Oberlin Phoenix rallied to defeat the Brookside Cardinals 22-19 in Oberlin on a 75-yard kickoff retu...

September 6th, 2016 |  


SEASON OPENING HEARTBREAK: Last second kick missed in 28-26 Phoenix loss

SEASON OPENING HEARTBREAK: Last second kick missed in 28-26 Phoenix loss

Twenty-four hours after being named the new Oberlin Phoenix kicker, Caleb Hughley was asked to be a hero.With 1.6 seconds remaining in the season open...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Falcons looking to take next step

Even after going 8-3 in 2015, the Firelands Falcons want more.A 42-7 playoff loss to Peninsula’s Woodbridge High School was a reminder of that f...

August 16th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


Grafton prisoners’ powerful art on exhibit at Kendal

Grafton prisoners’ powerful art on exhibit at Kendal

Art works. And so do the prisoners at the Grafton Correctional Institute and Grafton Reintegration Center who spend time on what they would call ̶...

March 4th, 2016 |  


Exhibit: ‘Three Printmakers… Under Pressure’

Exhibit: ‘Three Printmakers… Under Pressure’

Works by artists Rosalyn Gaier, Maria Kaiser, and Fabiana Olivier are hanging at the Kendal Gallery through March 28 in an exhibit called “Three...

February 12th, 2016 |  


CVS to stock over-the-counter naloxone

CVS to stock over-the-counter naloxone

The Oberlin CVS pharmacy on Rt. 58, along with 318 other Ohio locations, will start selling naloxone over the counter in late March, the company has a...

February 8th, 2016 |  


YMCA offers diabetes prevention program for our readers in Lorain County

Eighty-six million Americans have prediabetes and only nine million are aware of it, says the YMCA. Are you one of these people?If so, the YMCA is off...

January 14th, 2016 |  


Oberlin PD to launch community liaison program in 2016, helping agencies overcome difficulties

Oberlin PD to launch community liaison program in 2016, helping agencies overcome difficulties

When custody battles and threatening phone calls pose problems, civic agencies should have a trusted advisor to turn to in the law enforcement communi...

December 28th, 2015 |  


OPINION


Abortion still deciding issue

To the editor:Although I agree with the Democratic platform on several points, I cannot vote for the Democratic candidates because of the platformR...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Pipelines and peace: Lake Oahe and Oberlin

Pipelines and peace: Lake Oahe and Oberlin

In the 1970s and 1980s, high school youth of the First Church in Oberlin UCC traveled every June to the Cheyenne River Reservation in South Dakota.As ...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Turtle recipes have fallen out of vogue

Turtle recipes have fallen out of vogue

I wish I would’ve watched my mom make her turtle soup since my boss got a couple of large ones and asked me if I knew how to cook them.My mom wo...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Just try picking apart this year’s state report cards. I dare you.I’ve been trying for days to analyze the often nonsensical, convoluted w...

September 19th, 2016 |  


MAD Factory grateful for support of the arts

To the editor:On behalf of the staff and board of The MAD Factory (Music, Arts, and Drama) and the entire cast and crew of our summer production of &#...

September 19th, 2016 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA