NEWS


PHOTOS: Demolition derby gets muddy, draws younger drivers

PHOTOS: Demolition derby gets muddy, draws younger drivers

Photos by Jonathan Delozier and Candace Matwijiw | Civitas MediaTwisted metal, roaring engines, and fierce competitors were the key ingredients for a ...

August 29th, 2016 |  


FAIR: Tractors roar to life in Grand National Pull

FAIR: Tractors roar to life in Grand National Pull

Photos by Valerie Urbanik | Civitas MediaSpectators filled the grandstands Friday for the National Tractor Pullers Association Grand National Pull. Fo...

August 29th, 2016 |  


FAIR: True horsepower on display

FAIR: True horsepower on display

Photos by Valerie Urbanik | Civitas MediaThe power of two horses working as one was remarkable at the Lorain County Fair horse pull. More than 100 peo...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Strongsville man charged with vehicular homicide after crash outside the fair

Strongsville man charged with vehicular homicide after crash outside the fair

A deadly pall was cast over the Lorain County Fair shortly after 9 p.m. Sunday when a Lorain woman was hit and killed on the way to her car.The 38-yea...

August 29th, 2016 |  


OHS Class of 1976 reunites after 40 years

OHS Class of 1976 reunites after 40 years

Courtesy photoMore than 70 members of the Oberlin High School Class of 1976 enjoyed a weekend they will never forget. Their reunion began with a meet ...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Oberlin College summer research around the globe

More than 80 Oberlin College students are conducting research around the country and the world this year, with many projects funded by programs or fel...

August 26th, 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
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 15th, 2016 updated: August 16th, 2016. |  


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. |  


NEW AND OLD: Soccer generations face off

NEW AND OLD: Soccer generations face off

Photos by Erik AndrewsThe Oberlin High School men and women’s alumni soccer teams played their varsity counterparts Saturday. The alumni routed ...

August 9th, 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 |  


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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


OUR VIEW: Bring books into the 21st century

In the ongoing war for our attention, books are losing. Badly.That’s not new. It’s well-known that most people prefer TV shows to tomes. T...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Petition rejected, efforts continue

To the editor:Together with other members of the committee that filed the petition to place on the November ballot an amended Sustainable Reserve Prog...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


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 |  


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