NEWS


World War II stories sought by Heritage Center

The Oberlin Heritage Center is seeking information about the city during World War II.Trustee Steve Johnson will present two programs about Oberlin du...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Cleaning in an MLK Day tribute to teachers

Cleaning in an MLK Day tribute to teachers

Instead of kicking back and taking Martin Luther King Day off, students could be found Monday inside Oberlin High School cleaning classrooms, making g...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Oberlin activists rally for Women’s March on Washington

Oberlin activists rally for Women’s March on Washington

Angered at threatened rollbacks to women’s rights, local activists gathered Jan. 12 to mobilize for the Women’s March on Washington.About ...

January 17th, 2017 |  


POLICE REPORTS

• Jan. 5 at 9:35 a.m.: Dusty Cochran, 39, of South Amherst, was served on a warrant for failure to appear in court for a probably cause hearing....

January 17th, 2017 updated: January 17th, 2017. |  


Marching in memory of King

Marching in memory of King

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.”A group of approximately 1...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Pipeline protests grind on as NEXUS decision nears

The battle over the proposed NEXUS pipeline is coming to a head with federal approval looming early this year.Heading the fight in Oberlin is John Eld...

January 16th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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OB stats-takers honored
BOYS BASKETBALL: 200th win for Januzzi

BOYS BASKETBALL: 200th win for Januzzi

Photos by Russ Gifford | Civitas MediaDominic Januzzi had 20 points and Nick Denney had 20 for the Falcons Friday to secure win number 200 for Firelan...

January 16th, 2017 |  


GIRLS BASKETBALL: Diermyer leads epic victory over Falcons

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Diermyer leads epic victory over Falcons

Photos by Russ Gifford | Civitas MediaWellington’s varsity girls delivered a 52-27 walloping to Firelands on Jan. 4, ending in a 19-6 blowout in...

January 10th, 2017 |  


BOYS BASKETBALL: Dukes dominate Firelands 64-51

BOYS BASKETBALL: Dukes dominate Firelands 64-51

Photos by Russ Gifford | Civitas MediaJosh Kindel lit the court on fire Friday for the varsity Dukes, scoring 17 points on the way to a 64-51 win over...

January 10th, 2017 |  


Tough week against ‘Canes, Clippers

Tough week against ‘Canes, Clippers

The Phoenix wrestlers opened the second half of the season by starting the Patriot Athletic Conference dual meet portion of the schedule.The team trav...

January 10th, 2017 |  


GIRLS BASKETBALL: Despite turnovers, Phoenix hold on for 2nd win

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Despite turnovers, Phoenix hold on for 2nd win

After an exhilarating fourth quarter, the Phoenix varsity girls earned their second win of the season Monday over the Wickliffe Devils.Wickliffe score...

January 10th, 2017 |  


Four pins for Bouchonville at Vermilion

Four pins for Bouchonville at Vermilion

The Phoenix grapplers closed the books on the 2016 portion of the schedule Thursday and Friday at the Vermilion Holiday Super Duals.The team of four c...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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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


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Leave the hyphen out of it

Beginner’s guide to the winter sky

Beginner’s guide to the winter sky

One of the great ironies of the holiday season is that a whole lot of telescopes end up under trees but few of them get used until May. It’s har...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Warm up with soup… or a fireplace

Warm up with soup… or a fireplace

Boy it’s cold, and that means it’s time for soups, stews, or anything hot. It’s perfect for sitting in front of a fireplace with a h...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Thank you for heroin articles

To the editor:I commend you and your reporters, Evan Goodenow and Jonathan Delozier, for the excellent coverage in the Dec. 29 issue of the Oberlin Ne...

January 10th, 2017 |  


A trip down culinary memory lane

A trip down culinary memory lane

A friend of mine recently asked whether I like to cook or bake. I immediately dispelled the notion that I could bake by describing the number of ugly ...

January 5th, 2017 |  


Let’s hit ‘pause, reflect, think’

Let’s hit ‘pause, reflect, think’

What world legacy was left for the new year that we just entered?“A chaotic world consumed by intractable conflicts” was the recent soberi...

January 5th, 2017 |  


Inaugurating a movement of non-violent resistance

To the editor:As the United States will soon be inaugurating a new president, Community Peace Builders and like-minded groups and movements around the...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


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