Brush collection starts April 17

Brush will be collected in the city of Oberlin from Monday, April 17 through Pride Day weekend, May 20 and 21.Brush must be cut to no longer than six ...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Helping out at Second Harvest

Helping out at Second Harvest

Lorain County JVS landscape and greenhouse management students volunteered to team up with Lifestyle Landscaping of North Ridgeville to help beautify ...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Green thumbs prepare for annual JVS plant sale

Green thumbs prepare for annual JVS plant sale

Courtesy photoDon Sabella and Madeline Rising work in the Lorain County JVS greenhouse, in preparing for the school’s annual spring plant sale, ...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Firelands hopes survey will illuminate facilities path

Your opinion could help set the direction for the Firelands Schools as the district struggles with its aging facilities.An online survey by Burges and...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Oberlin community volunteers help bring family of refugees to Northeast Ohio

Oberlin community volunteers help bring family of refugees to Northeast Ohio

A Somali family’s dream of coming to the United States is finally a reality, thanks in part to a group from Oberlin’s Sacred Heart Catholi...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Oberlin’s Morgan Street repaving project to be completed in 2017

It appears the Morgan Street repaving project, along with the rerouting of some storm sewer lines, will be completed sooner than expected after a deci...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Oberlin city council voices opposition to Gov. John Kasich’s Ohio budget bill

Oberlin leaders are letting the state know they are strongly opposed to Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s proposed biennial budget.City council unanimousl...

April 7th, 2017 |  


BREAKING: Customs agents arrest man on way to court

BREAKING: Customs agents arrest man on way to court

A man was arrested moments ago by U.S. Border Patrol agents just outside the Oberlin Municipal Court.Police were called to the scene to assist with &#...

April 5th, 2017 updated: April 5th, 2017. |  


Steve Johnson is on a quest to remember those who served in World War II

Steve Johnson is on a quest to remember those who served in World War II

“It’s become personal,” says Steve Johnson, leaning forward.Spread out under his fingertips are newspaper clippings with the faces o...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Lorain County sales tax increase is in effect

Lorain County residents may have noticed things cost just a bit more at the cash register over the past few days.On April 1, the county sales tax incr...

April 4th, 2017 |