Teenage violinists seek perfection

Teenage violinists seek perfection

To the untrained ear, the 24 soloists competing in the 2017 Thomas and Evon Cooper International Competition are musical masterminds.But teenage violi...

July 17th, 2017 updated: July 19th, 2017. |  


Hutson promoted, departs our office

Hutson promoted, departs our office

Tom Hutson has been promoted and has departed as publisher of the Lorain County Community Newspapers.He has been named one of four regional vice presi...

July 17th, 2017 |  


MAD Factory presents ‘Aida’

MAD Factory presents ‘Aida’

Courtesy photoNate Summers stars as Radames and Kymaia Gadsden shines in the title role of the MAD Factory’s production of “Aida.” T...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Get your brush to the curb

A special brush collection will be held the week of July 24 in the city of Oberlin.Brush must be cut in sections no longer than six feet and must be n...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Who is using libraries? Survey says millennials, but locally there’s a mix

Who is using libraries? Survey says millennials, but locally there’s a mix

Close your eyes and imagine someone at the public library. How old are they?Millennials — the generation currently ranging in age from 18 to 35 ...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Security and savings: Two goals for the school district

Security and savings: Two goals for the school district

Pumped-up security and power-efficient lighting are ways the Oberlin City Schools are getting ready for fall.Ten new surveillance cameras have been in...

July 12th, 2017 |  


NOYO to hold August auditions as participation booms

NOYO to hold August auditions as participation booms

Area music students are invited to audition for the Northern Ohio Youth Orchestra’s 2017-2018 season.Auditions will be Aug. 3 at Elyria High Sch...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Credo Music Festival features free classical performances

Credo Music Festival features free classical performances

Credo’s 19th season of summer programming has begun.Free concerts will be presented Friday, July 14 all around Lorain and Cuyahoga counties, inc...

July 11th, 2017 |  


POLICE REPORTS

• July 4 at 11:53 p.m.: Korre Gaines, 39, of Oberlin, was arrested on a warrant through the Elyria police department for contempt of court.̶...

July 11th, 2017 |  


Outdoor basketball tournament celebrates 35 years

Outdoor basketball tournament celebrates 35 years

Athletes from around the country will come to Oberlin July 15 and 16 to play in the 35th Annual Outdoor Basketball Festival at Park Street Park.Everyo...

July 10th, 2017 |