City hires PR firm to help communicate with residents

Communicating with residents has never been the city’s strong suit, according to members of Oberlin city council.“When I first came on cou...

February 7th, 2017 |  


Empty FERC chairs leave NEXUS in limbo

Any decision on the NEXUS pipeline has been delayed indefinitely after the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission failed to make a ruling on it last Fri...

February 7th, 2017 |  


Christian opens Black History Month with Oberlin talk

Christian opens Black History Month with Oberlin talk

It’s Black History Month. So with Margaret Christian speaking on the history of African-Americans in Oberlin, everyone expected a decent turnout...

February 7th, 2017 |  


POLICE REPORTS

• Jan. 30 at 2:25 p.m.: A caretaker for a 92-year-old woman told police cash and checks were stolen from a Caskey Drive home.• Jan. 31 at ...

February 7th, 2017 |  


Gas line replacement project to begin soon

Gas line replacement project to begin soon

Parts of Oberlin could get a little messy over the next year.Columbia Gas of Ohio is preparing a natural gas line replacement project in a large part ...

February 6th, 2017 |  


City renews electric supply agreement

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — On Sept. 8, 2016, Troy City Council unanimously approved a measure authorizing city staff to renew their electric supply agree...

February 5th, 2017 |  


ArbNet cash will help study root suffocation

ArbNet cash will help study root suffocation

The John Bartram Arboretum is one of just six institutions in the United States and Mexico to earn a share of ArbNet’s 5th Anniversary Capacity ...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


At fashion show, students pledge drug-free prom

At fashion show, students pledge drug-free prom

Prom is a celebration that should be remembered fondly, and some Lorain County JVS students are taking steps to make sure it is.Juniors in the early c...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


Don’t trust ‘Can you hear me?’ calls

“Can you hear me?”That question might be the tip-off to a scam that has Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine issuing a statewide warning.Susp...

February 1st, 2017 |  


Celebrity student chefs wow with winning muffins

Celebrity student chefs wow with winning muffins

Chefs-in-training Chris Stenzel and Jack Wagner became instant celebrities when they recently appeared on “Your News Now” in Lima, Ohio.Th...

February 1st, 2017 |