Journey ‘Around the World in Three Days’ at Oberlin Heritage Center mini-camp

Hey kids — don’t end up bored during spring break. Take a hop around the globe and explore different culture with “Around the World ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Playground Experience fees to double this summer

Fees will double this year for the Summer Playground Experience, a day camp run by the Oberlin recreation department.The popular program starts June 1...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Oberlin council: Choice Fund set up to allow REC rebate donations

Feel the city could use a little more cash?Oberlin city council voted unanimously Tuesday to create a “Community Choice Fund” where electr...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Newly acquired Brett Weston photos on view at the Allen Memorial Art Museum

Newly acquired Brett Weston photos on view at the Allen Memorial Art Museum

“Form and Light” will feature 30 photographs by Brett Weston (1911-1993) through May 21 at the Allen Memorial Art Museum in Oberlin.Many o...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Young business pros heading to state

Young business pros heading to state

Lorain County JVS student members of the Business Professionals of America competed recently in Middleburg Heights.Qualifying for state competition Ma...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Oberlin school board votes to eliminate busing to Lake Ridge Academy for 2017-2018 school year

Oberlin school board votes to eliminate busing to Lake Ridge Academy for 2017-2018 school year

For the second straight month, things got heated when the Oberlin board of education considered eliminating busing for students who live in the distri...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Noncitizen rights affirmed as Oberlin council opposed Trump order

Noncitizen rights affirmed as Oberlin council opposed Trump order

Refugees and all noncitizens seeking a better life are welcome in Oberlin.Thumbing noses at President Donald Trump’s attempts to stop visitors f...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Spurred by firefighter’s death, Wellington cops go after drunk drivers

Spurred by firefighter’s death, Wellington cops go after drunk drivers

The death of a colleague really shook Jeff Shelton.The Wellington lieutenant is behind beefed-up police attention on the roads, a quest to catch drunk...

February 21st, 2017 |  


DAUNTED BY DEVOS: From vouchers to grizzly bears, confirmation raises alarms here in Lorain County

DAUNTED BY DEVOS: From vouchers to grizzly bears, confirmation raises alarms here in Lorain County

Teachers unions across the nation were breathing fire the moment Betsy DeVos was appointed Secretary of Education on Feb. 6.Now that the dust has begu...

February 21st, 2017 |  


POLICE REPORTS

• Feb. 14 at 10:28 p.m.: A plastic container with suspected marijuana was turned over to police by Oberlin College security.• Feb. 15 at 3...

February 21st, 2017 |