NEWS


Six finalists wield spatulas for future chef title

Pint-sized chefs at Prospect Elementary School are using their creativity and culinary skills to whip up healthy recipes for Sodexo’s Future Che...

February 15th, 2018 updated: February 15th, 2018. |  


LORAIN COUNTY NEWSPAPER JOB OPENING

LORAIN COUNTY NEWSPAPER JOB OPENING

We have a job opening! We’re looking for a sales rep for our Lorain County newspapers. To apply, see the accompanying advertisement. .neFileBloc...

February 13th, 2018 |  


Cowling pops up on ‘The Price Is Right’

He went on down when announcer George Gray called his name — but Tad Cowling’s stint Tuesday on “The Price Is Right” was short...

February 13th, 2018 |  


Aulisio-Sharpe is Rotary senior of January

Aulisio-Sharpe is Rotary senior of January

The Oberlin Rotary Club honors a high school senior each month during the school year for character and positive attitudes. They have contributed time...

February 13th, 2018 |  


Oberlin student pleads not guilty to murder

An Oberlin High School student has pleaded not guilty to a murder charge stemming from a shooting in Elyria.He is one of three people police have char...

February 13th, 2018 |  


BLACK HISTORY: More than just slavery

BLACK HISTORY: More than just slavery

Black history is more than slavery, says Oberlin High School history teacher Kurt Russell. Yet the study of African-Americans has generally centered o...

February 13th, 2018 updated: February 13th, 2018. |  


SPORTS


BOYS BASKETBALL: Split week as Phoenix inch toward sectionals

BOYS BASKETBALL: Split week as Phoenix inch toward sectionals

The schedule-makers weren’t doing Oberlin coach Kurt Russell’s team any favors when they drew up this portion of the 2018 game slate. Over...

February 13th, 2018 |  


Oberlin girls set for Senior Day

After dropping two contests this past week, Phoenix girls basketball coach Tiffany Shields will lead her charges at home against Wellington at 1 p.m. ...

February 13th, 2018 |  


WRESTLING: Grapplers finish regular season

WRESTLING: Grapplers finish regular season

The Phoenix wrestlers concluded the regular portion of the season at the Patriot Athletic Conference tournament this weekend at Brooklyn High School.U...

February 12th, 2018 |  


GIRLS BASKETBALL: Oberlin delivers 56-52 comeback

Update: The Senior Night game has been moved to Saturday, Feb. 17.With senior point guard Kiah Fields sidelined by injury, the Oberlin girls were keen...

February 6th, 2018 updated: February 8th, 2018. |  


BOYS BASKETBALL: First place Clippers cruise past Phoenix

BOYS BASKETBALL: First place Clippers cruise past Phoenix

Having won four of their previous six contests, the Phoenix returned to their home court on Friday looking to regain their winning ways.But the Oberli...

February 5th, 2018 updated: February 6th, 2018. |  


WRESTLING: Five place at Snow Day Invite

WRESTLING: Five place at Snow Day Invite

The wrestling season is quickly coming to a conclusion.In the final Stripes dual meet last Thursday at Columbia High School, the Phoenix had five wres...

February 5th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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 |  


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 |  


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. |  


Maple syrup season runs deep in Lorain County, warmer weather alters usual timeline

Maple syrup season runs deep in Lorain County, warmer weather alters usual timeline

Maple syrup season usually encompasses the month of March, but warmer temperatures this year moved up that timeline for manufacturers in Lorain County...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


‘Oberlin Through Brown Eyes’ to record oral histories

‘Oberlin Through Brown Eyes’ to record oral histories

The everyday experiences of black Oberlinians are of tremendous value and ought to be preserved for future generations.That’s what Annessa Olive...

January 24th, 2017 |  


What are you thankful for?

What are you thankful for?

Photos by Jonathan Delozier | Civitas MediaWe traveled to schools in Amherst, Oberlin, and Wellington to ask students what they are grateful for this ...

November 21st, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Tuskegee monument speaks to brotherhood

Are LED lights bright enough?

To the editor:I am writing to express a concern that Oberlin street lights, in some cases, do not adequately illuminate our streets, sidewalks, and in...

February 12th, 2018 |  


Say no to a NEXUS buy-out

To the editor:Oberlin and other nearby cities who have been fighting against NEXUS, many forming a city “Bill of Rights” in order to prote...

February 7th, 2018 |  


Not just any jobs will do

Not just any jobs will do

Jobs, jobs, jobs. Despite 88 straight months of job growth, it’s still a major priority in our communities. It’s also the promise of almos...

February 7th, 2018 |  


Trump is the president

To the editor:President Donald Trump is our president and we should all root for him to succeed in doing what is best for all Americans, even though o...

February 6th, 2018 |  


John Glenn and Ohio history

John Glenn and Ohio history

The Ohio History Connection plays a key role in protecting, maintaining, and educating the public on the history of our great state, from artifact dis...

February 6th, 2018 |  


Reaching across the aisle on Ohio priorities

Reaching across the aisle on Ohio priorities

At a time when bipartisanship is lacking in Washington, we were able to work across the aisle to secure important priorities for Ohio in 2017.Last yea...

February 6th, 2018 |  


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