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Game inventor, Oberlin College alumnus hits it big through trial and error

Game inventor, Oberlin College alumnus hits it big through trial and error

It was all fun and games for Andrew Innes until he realized he’d invented something people love.The 1992 Oberlin College graduate returned to th...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


PHOTOS: 184th class takes a bow

PHOTOS: 184th class takes a bow

Photos by Jason Hawk | Oberlin News-TribuneTappan Square was abuzz Monday with the promise of new journeys as Oberlin College sent 700 graduates into ...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Oberlin College commencement: Graduates can keep democracy alive

Oberlin College commencement: Graduates can keep democracy alive

In troubled times when our nation seems more divided than ever, how do we ensure democracy flourishes?“Spoiler alert — the answer is you,&...

May 22nd, 2017 updated: May 23rd, 2017. |  


JVS seniors cut loose on final day with rock climbing, classic cars, water balloon toss

JVS seniors cut loose on final day with rock climbing, classic cars, water balloon toss

Photos by Jonathan Delozier | Civitas MediaA rock climbing wall, water balloon tosses, kickball, photo booths, and cornhole were just a few of the way...

May 19th, 2017 |  


JVS GRADUATION: Class of 2017 is surrogate family

JVS GRADUATION: Class of 2017 is surrogate family

Maggie Lieb earned good grades at Avon High School, but something just wasn’t right.She felt like she didn’t belong.“I wanted someth...

May 19th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


SOFTBALL: Falcons hope to bounce back with youth movement

After going 17-11 in coach Tim Phillips’ first season as coach, the Firelands Falcons softball team slipped to 11-15 (7-9 PAC) in 2016.The team ...

March 28th, 2017 |  


BOYS BASKETBALL: Phoenix and Falcons All-Stars

BOYS BASKETBALL: Phoenix and Falcons All-Stars

Photos by Russ Gifford | Oberlin News-TribuneOberlin’s Donald Johnson gets a dunk late in the Lorain County All-Stars Game while Firelands’...

March 28th, 2017 |  


BASEBALL PREVIEW: Phoenix hope dedication makes up for youth

BASEBALL PREVIEW: Phoenix hope dedication makes up for youth

Ninth-year coach Lynn Gray said he “lost half his team” following a mass exodus of seniors, including leading hitters Sam Wilson and Elija...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Oberlin Phoenix tab Jesse Robinson as varsity football head coach

Oberlin Phoenix tab Jesse Robinson as varsity football head coach

Jesse Robinson has always wanted to be a football coach.On Wednesday, that dream finally came true as Robinson was named the varsity head coach at Obe...

March 15th, 2017 updated: March 15th, 2017. |  


BASEBALL PREVIEW: Phoenix hope dedication makes up for youth

BASEBALL PREVIEW: Phoenix hope dedication makes up for youth

Ninth-year coach Lynn Gray said he “lost half his team” following a mass exodus of seniors, including leading hitters Sam Wilson and Elija...

March 15th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Funding loss, rising costs close Ohio Dance Theatre
Maple syrup season runs deep in Lorain County, warmer weather alters usual timeline

Maple syrup season runs deep in Lorain County, warmer weather alters usual timeline

Maple syrup season usually encompasses the month of March, but warmer temperatures this year moved up that timeline for manufacturers in Lorain County...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


‘Oberlin Through Brown Eyes’ to record oral histories

‘Oberlin Through Brown Eyes’ to record oral histories

The everyday experiences of black Oberlinians are of tremendous value and ought to be preserved for future generations.That’s what Annessa Olive...

January 24th, 2017 |  


What are you thankful for?

What are you thankful for?

Photos by Jonathan Delozier | Civitas MediaWe traveled to schools in Amherst, Oberlin, and Wellington to ask students what they are grateful for this ...

November 21st, 2016 |  


50 YEARS: Cleve and Marie Canham

50 YEARS: Cleve and Marie Canham

Cleve and Marie Canham are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary this month. They were wed Nov. 26, 1966, in Davenport, Iowa.They have two childr...

November 17th, 2016 |  


Treasures on display as Oberlin Archives celebrate 50 years

Treasures on display as Oberlin Archives celebrate 50 years

In 1985, Ken Grossi visited the Oberlin Archives for the first time.He was a graduate student at Case Western University, conducting research on the f...

September 28th, 2016 |  


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 |  


OPINION


Ending epidemic requires cultural change

Ending epidemic requires cultural change

Ohio is facing the worst public health crisis in our lifetime.Heroin and synthetic opioids are everywhere, killing nearly 10 Ohioans daily. We’v...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Let’s address the problem of drug addiction, not retreat

Let’s address the problem of drug addiction, not retreat

Earlier this month, the media reported that the White House is considering cutting 95 percent of the funding for the Office of National Drug Control P...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Rules, by and large, help people

Rules, by and large, help people

Several members of Congress, our own representative included, belong to a group called the Freedom Caucus.Using that admirable title should encourage ...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Columbus Day should sail into the sunset

Columbus Day should sail into the sunset

“In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue.”You probably recited the little poem in kindergarten, so it’s likely there’s a speci...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Parents: Don’t bury this problem

In the days before the Internet — yes, there were such dark, lonely times — the way to draw attention to something was on afternoon talk s...

May 17th, 2017 |  


OUR VIEW: Bullying is a matter of life and death

The family photo of third-grader Gabriel Taye exudes happiness. The sharply dressed boy stands against a wall at his elementary school, grinning from ...

May 15th, 2017 |  


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