Council takes aim at state 5G bill

Council takes aim at state 5G bill

A legal challenge will be mounted against a bill allowing cell companies to mount equipment on Oberlin’s utility poles.City council agreed March...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Oberlin cops walk softly with new bike law before enforcement begins

Oberlin cops walk softly with new bike law before enforcement begins

Police haven’t issued a single citation for illegal bicycle parking since Oberlin’s new law went into effect March 1.Nor have they confisc...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Oberlin PD struggling to find recruits

More diversity in the Oberlin police force and officers who are residents — those have been common requests in listening sessions held by city m...

March 28th, 2017 |  


POLICE REPORTS

• March 20 at noon: Several small marijuana plants were found on Oberlin College property. They were turned over to police by college security.&...

March 27th, 2017 updated: March 27th, 2017. |  


Oberlin city council approves purchase of two police vehicles despite resident concerns

Oberlin city council approves purchase of two police vehicles despite resident concerns

City council approved the purchase of two Ford Interceptors for police last Monday, over some objections by the public.The vehicles — one an SUV...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Gyorody to oversee some of AMAM’s most famous works

Gyorody to oversee some of AMAM’s most famous works

Andrea Gyorody will oversee important paintings by Claude Monet, Pablo Picasso, and Andy Warhol at the Allen Memorial Art Museum starting April 3.As t...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Taking the health care case to Jordan

Taking the health care case to Jordan

Courtesy photoAs the health care debate ramped up last week, a delegation from Oberlin delivered a petition with nearly 500 signatures to the Norwalk ...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Funding loss, rising costs close Ohio Dance Theatre

Funding loss, rising costs close Ohio Dance Theatre

Ohio Dance Theatre has been dealt a big funding blow and will close its doors June 30 after a quarter-century in Oberlin.Dance classes will continue t...

March 27th, 2017 updated: March 27th, 2017. |  


Oberlin police aim to reduce idling time and emissions of patrol vehicles

Imagine police vehicles that are more fuel efficient and environmentally friendly.Oberlin’s interim chief, Mike McCloskey, wants those cars on p...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Good intentions — a legal prescription — started Patrick Simmons down the hellish seven-year road of addiction.“I was buying the pil...

March 27th, 2017 |