NEWS


9:58 am |    
Hillard starts new job
Bell uses light to transform landscapes

Bell uses light to transform landscapes

Oil paintings of Oberlin people and English and Italian landscapes are among artist Joan Stiles Bell’s 30 works on display through Jan. 30 at Ke...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Sales tax hike could be imposed by Lorain County commissioners

Sales tax hike could be imposed by Lorain County commissioners

A 0.25 percent sales tax hike was resoundingly rejected by voters last month, but Lorain County commissioners are considering imposing it anyway to pl...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Bed bug found on JVS student

A single bed bug was found on a student’s book bag at the Lorain County JVS last Thursday, prompting the school to conduct an immediate campus-w...

December 2nd, 2016 updated: December 5th, 2016. |  


Oberlin College takes stand against deportation

Oberlin College takes stand against deportation

Oberlin College is now a “sanctuary campus” and won’t voluntarily cooperate with the federal government in deporting unauthorized im...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Feds say NEXUS route through Oberlin is safe

Feds say NEXUS route through Oberlin is safe

The proposed NEXUS underground natural gas pipeline is a step closer to construction.The Federal Environmental Regulatory Commission released a study ...

December 1st, 2016 updated: December 2nd, 2016. |  


Story of fugitive slave performed at First Church

Story of fugitive slave performed at First Church

Evan Goodenow| Oberlin News-TribuneThe story of Sara Lucy Bagby, the last slave prosecuted under the Fugitive Slave Act, was performed Nov. 30 at the ...

December 1st, 2016 |  


SPORTS


GIRLS HOOPS: Kelley says trust is key to winning

Trusting the process and trusting each other will be the keys to putting an 0-22 record last season in the rear view mirror, said first-year Oberlin P...

November 21st, 2016 updated: November 21st, 2016. |  


FOOTBALL: Columbia runs over Oberlin 48-18

FOOTBALL: Columbia runs over Oberlin 48-18

The Raiders ground down the Oberlin Phoenix 48-18 on Friday in Columbia Station.Raiders running back Brandon Coleman led the way, rushing for three to...

November 1st, 2016 |  


VOLLEYBALL: Playoff hopes ended by Raiders

VOLLEYBALL: Playoff hopes ended by Raiders

Photos by Russ Gifford | Oberlin News-TribuneThe Phoenix won in straight sets last Tuesday, downing Garfield Heights Trinity 25-20, 25-20, 25-21 durin...

October 25th, 2016 |  


FOOTBALL: Seniors rise to challenge, defeat ‘Canes 46-9

FOOTBALL: Seniors rise to challenge, defeat ‘Canes 46-9

In their last home game, Oberlin Phoenix seniors left the field victorious, soaring over the Brooklyn Hurricanes 46-9.The win Friday was Oberlin’...

October 25th, 2016 |  


Dangerous for Republicans to lambaste FBI

To the editor:There’s perhaps no more respected institution of our government than the FBI. The FBI has almost 36,000 employees, including its c...

October 18th, 2016 |  


FOOTBALL: Toole TD caps rally for one-point win

FOOTBALL: Toole TD caps rally for one-point win

The Oberlin Phoenix had one last chance for a comeback Friday against Lutheran West.After pouncing on a Longhorns fumble at the LW 19-yard line, they ...

October 17th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


2:03 pm |    
What are you thankful for?
Artist Stephen Tomasko exhibits at Kendal Gallery

Artist Stephen Tomasko exhibits at Kendal Gallery

Photographs, graphite drawings, and encaustic paintings by artist Stephen Tomasko will be on display from March 29 to May 16 at the Kendal Gallery.The...

March 25th, 2016 |  


Peace church celebrates two milestones in 2016

Peace Community Church is celebrating two anniversaries this year: The congregation was founded 150 years ago as the First Baptist Church of Oberlin o...

March 21st, 2016 |  


Allen museum presents first U.S. retrospective of Reigl

Allen museum presents first U.S. retrospective of Reigl

The first retrospective exhibition by a U.S. museum of the work of Hungarian artist Judit Reigl is underway through May 29 at the Allen Memorial Art M...

March 18th, 2016 |  


Three advance to state management competition

Three advance to state management competition

Three Lorain County JVS students placed in the recent District 8 DECA competitions at the Tri-C East Campus in Cleveland.Marketing management students...

March 17th, 2016 |  


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 |  


OPINION


11:13 am |    
Aries, the Ram, rides high
The four Trump tape possibilities

The four Trump tape possibilities

In my last column, I asked whether there was a tipping point for voters who supported Donald Trump. I remain flabbergasted that the “Access Holl...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Memories of Christmases past

Memories of Christmases past

It’s snowing as I write this, but only on and off. What do we expect? It’s that time of the year — time to snuggle up in a warm blan...

November 28th, 2016 |  


This isn’t political discourse, this is rage-sharing

This isn’t political discourse, this is rage-sharing

Some backlash against Oberlin, where 90 percent of voters sided with Hillary Clinton on Election Day, was expected.I left our newsroom a couple of hou...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


Trump could be transformational

To the editor:President-elect Trump was an unstoppable juggernaut, though Hillary Clinton got almost two million more votes than he. Trump will be in ...

November 21st, 2016 |  


Let’s make holiday comfort food

Let’s make holiday comfort food

I have been asked by a lovely lady for a cream puff recipe and I’ve found three different ones for her to try. One even comes with a custard fil...

November 21st, 2016 |  


Working to deliver results

Working to deliver results

The campaign season is finally over. It was spirited this year and the ads were nonstop. And most of us probably won’t miss it.I’m gratefu...

November 21st, 2016 |  


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