Oberlin College architect says parking culture needs to change, no more spaces needed

Oberlin College architect says parking culture needs to change, no more spaces needed

Smarter parking policy, not more spaces, is the answer to Oberlin’s woes.That’s the argument made Friday by Oberlin College architect Stev...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Plum Creek Greenway target of ambitious plans

Plum Creek Greenway target of ambitious plans

Development of the Plum Creek Greenway is being undertaken by Oberlin city council.Sylvan Long, the chair of the city’s open space and visual en...

April 11th, 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 |  


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. |  


Oberlin city council makes first move on medical marijuana

Oberlin city council makes first move on medical marijuana

A bid to bring marijuana businesses to Oberlin was debated Monday by city council.Officials chose not to pass a resolution embracing the state’s...

April 4th, 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 |  


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

March 27th, 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. |  


High winds wreak havoc across area

High winds wreak havoc across area

High winds wreaked havoc across parts of Ohio on Wednesday, downing trees and causing property damage.Wind speeds of 67 miles per hour were recorded a...

March 9th, 2017 |  


The Oberlin Project ready to move on to next chapter as it prepares to close office

The Oberlin Project ready to move on to next chapter as it prepares to close office

The Oberlin Project will close its central office this summer, eight years after its founding.While to many the closing may seem an occasion marked wi...

March 1st, 2017 |