NEWS


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Raking in the dough

Sheriff looking for auxiliary recruits

The next training class for the Lorain County Sheriff’s Auxiliary will begin in January, sheriff Phil Stammitti has announced.Since 1957, the au...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Ohio 13th Senate District: Sweda vs. Manning

Ohio 13th Senate District: Sweda vs. Manning

Voters will decide Nov. 6 between Sharon Sweda and Nathan Manning in a race to fill Ohio’s Senate District 13 seat.The state district encompasse...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Ohio 56th House District: Miller vs. Weber

Ohio 56th House District: Miller vs. Weber

A two-year term is open in the state House of Representatives 56th District, where Dan Ramons (D-Lorain) will step down at the end of the year due to ...

October 17th, 2018 |  


‘Counternarratives’ dissects Times’ biases

‘Counternarratives’ dissects Times’ biases

Artist Alexandra Bell is calling attention to how issues around race and violence are reported in The New York Times.She is recreating newspaper pages...

October 17th, 2018 |  


‘Heart warrior’ going to Disney

‘Heart warrior’ going to Disney

A limousine will pick up three-year-old Ayden Smith on Saturday and send him off to the happiest place on Earth.He was gifted a trip to Disney World b...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Panels will detail building history

Panels will detail building history

Did you know the News-Tribune office used to be a tire shop?Neither did we, until Riley Thomas, a recent University of Delaware, called to tell us abo...

October 15th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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BOYS SOCCER: Phoenix stun No. 2 Panthers
BOYS SOCCER: Boys run winning streak to four

BOYS SOCCER: Boys run winning streak to four

On the pitch this week, the Oberlin Phoenix recorded a pair of victories to run their winning streak to four, topping Keystone (8-4) and Lake Ridge Ac...

October 9th, 2018 |  


GIRLS SOCCER: Oberlin riding 3-game streak

GIRLS SOCCER: Oberlin riding 3-game streak

Five Oberlin seniors were honored prior to their final home match with neighboring Keystone — Angie Clement, Alyssa Hicks-Watson, Janae Johnson,...

October 9th, 2018 updated: October 9th, 2018. |  


FOOTBALL: Firelands gets back above .500

FOOTBALL: Firelands gets back above .500

Photos by Russ Gifford | Lorain County Community NewspapersBlake Ruffner heads for the corner against Wellington on the way to a 35-7 Firelands victor...

October 9th, 2018 |  


VOLLEYBALL: Girls set new high water mark for PAC victories

VOLLEYBALL: Girls set new high water mark for PAC victories

Coach Casey Marcelo’s charges have established new high-water marks for Patriot Athletic Conference victories in a season, making a 3-1 win over...

October 4th, 2018 |  


Homecoming royalty

Homecoming royalty

Erik Andrews | Oberlin News-TribuneAaron Arnold and Alyssa Hicks-Watson are named the 2018 homecoming king and queen Friday at Oberlin High School. .n...

October 1st, 2018 |  


FOOTBALL: Homecoming heartbreak for Phoenix

FOOTBALL: Homecoming heartbreak for Phoenix

Turnovers helped the Clippers cut a 65-20 victory Friday over the Oberlin Phoenix.On paper, it looked like a potentially significant match-up as the 2...

October 1st, 2018 |  


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LIFE


After Parkland, two Lorain County moms are demanding action

After Parkland, two Lorain County moms are demanding action

Talking to her 13-year-old daughter about school shootings broke Pam Vandersommen’s heart.“She’s so young, and to teach her how to p...

March 30th, 2018 |  


SURVEY: Big slice of Lorain County’s population wrestles with gambling

About 28,254 Lorain County residents are problem gamblers or at risk of becoming so, according to an analysis released in late February.More than 24,0...

February 28th, 2018 |  


Four decades later, DaQuan Williams explores Moses Hogan’s contributions

Four decades later, DaQuan Williams explores Moses Hogan’s contributions

In high school and community youth choirs in Chicago, DaQuan Williams regularly performed spirituals and gospel music arranged by renowned conductor M...

February 16th, 2018 |  


Treasured Rembrandt’s prints on exhibit at Allen Memorial Art Museum

Treasured Rembrandt’s prints on exhibit at Allen Memorial Art Museum

Sixty prints by Rembrandt will be on display from Feb. 6 to May 13 at the Allen Memorial Art Museum in Oberlin. “Lines of Inquiry: Learning from...

January 31st, 2018 |  


Ban books? Not at our library

Ban books? Not at our library

What do “The Great Gatsby,” “Captain Underpants” and “The Lorax” have in common? They’ve all been banned fro...

September 26th, 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 |  


OPINION


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Not safe, not sanitary

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SAMS not up to snuff

Ciarrone would lend diversity

To the editor:Diversity of opinion and thought promotes conversation and can pave the way to more balanced decisions. John Ciarrone would be that voic...

October 19th, 2018 |  


A penny saved is a penny well spent

To the editor:Whether it’s Penny, James, or Mary; rich or poor; black, white, or Hispanic; family, friend, or neighbor — all of us have or...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Recovery One will save lives

Recovery One will save lives

Issue 14 is a proposed 0.3-mill tax levy for the purpose of supporting human or social services, hospitalization and health for five years. The funds ...

October 18th, 2018 |  


The cost is simply too high

To the editor:I write to urge voters to vote no on Issue 11. The website www.oberlinconcernedcitizens.org provides many, many compelling reasons to vo...

October 17th, 2018 |  


Setting the record straight

To the editor:There have been some inaccurate statements regarding the local schools when discussing Issue 11. I write simply to set the record straig...

October 17th, 2018 |  


No negative campaign ads

To the editor:Voters are tired of the negative campaigns. Why can’t candidates just tell us about what they are going to do for us?One candidate...

October 17th, 2018 |  


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