NEWS


SCENES FROM THE FAIR!

SCENES FROM THE FAIR!

Photos by Jonathan Delozier and Jason Hawk | Civitas MediaThe 171st annual Lorain County Fair opened its gates Monday and welcomed guests with the cro...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


At rally, county fair flag sales condemned

At rally, county fair flag sales condemned

When the Rev. Paul Wilson sees the Confederate flag, he remembers the eight-year-0ld black boy whose German shepherd’s throat was slit by the Ku...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


POLICE REPORTS

• Aug. 12 at 2 p.m.: A woman reported $300 in fraudulent charges on her credit card.• Aug. 23 at 3:40 p.m.: Theft of $200 in cash was repo...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


You can help Rotary in flood relief effort

Your purchase will help the victims of the Louisiana floods that have submerged thousands of homes and stores along the state’s southern half.Th...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Explorations of mediums in Kendal fall gallery offerings

Explorations of mediums in Kendal fall gallery offerings

The works of two papermakers, a watercolorist, and a photographer are open in the Kendal at Oberlin galleries from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily through Octo...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Crownings kicks off fair week

Crownings kicks off fair week

Crowns, awards, and poignant words were handed out to the sound of vibrant 4-H Band music Monday at the Lorain County Fair’s 2016 opening ceremo...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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FALL FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Fresh start for the Phoenix
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FALL FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Fresh start for the Phoenix

FIRELANDS VARSITY FALL SCHEDULES

Football• Aug. 26 at 7 p.m. at home vs. Edison• Sept. 2 at 7 p.m. at home vs. Brooklyn• Sept. 9 at 7 p.m. at Vermilion• Sept. ...

August 15th, 2016 updated: August 15th, 2016. |  


FALL FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Fresh start for the Phoenix

FALL FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Fresh start for the Phoenix

The start of a new era doesn’t mean doing away with what already worked.The Oberlin Phoenix have posted 2-8 records for three consecutive season...

August 10th, 2016 updated: August 11th, 2016. |  


Stillman leaves Phoenix for the Falcons

Stillman leaves Phoenix for the Falcons

After three years leading the Phoenix, Ty Stillman is trading his red and blue for red and black.The Firelands board of education voted Monday to offe...

June 14th, 2016 |  


TRACK: Doane flies to 8th place at state meet

TRACK: Doane flies to 8th place at state meet

Photos by Joseph Colon | Oberlin News-TribuneJillian Doane capped off her track career at Oberlin High School by placing eighth in the 300-meter hurdl...

June 6th, 2016 |  


Who speaks for the trees?

Who speaks for the trees?

Ever since I was a child perched high in the maple tree in our suburban backyard in New York, I have admired trees.When I was in third grade, I wrote ...

May 20th, 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


City needs a clean break

To the editor:The hardest part of this entire recruitment process for a new city manager has been that the person I so often rely on for balanced and ...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


‘Perfect’ candidate doesn’t exist

To the editor:City council needs to get over itself.Oberlin is a pleasant, small town in the Midwest with an interesting history. It is exceptional to...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Councilwoman frustrated over lack of hire

To the editor:I could not agree more with those chastising members of Oberlin’s city council for failing to select a city manager.Our inability ...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Bike rules seem to have holes

To the editor:It was such a simple problem that it required only a short directive: Park your bike so that it doesn’t block a sidewalk.But here ...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Heat, penny candy, and salad recipes

Heat, penny candy, and salad recipes

It’s too hot to cook unless you have air conditioning. Can you imagine having to work around all the hot ovens of a restaurant, or even at a fac...

August 19th, 2016 |  


College should support local businesses

To the editor:As a longtime Oberlin resident, I write to share that I am saddened to see that the Oberlin College office of residential education is p...

August 17th, 2016 |  


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