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BACK TO SCHOOL: Hall outlines Oberlin City Schools’ priorities

BACK TO SCHOOL: Hall outlines Oberlin City Schools’ priorities

Peer pressure can be hard to resist, which is why Oberlin City Schools superintendent David Hall wants to give students every tool he can to boost the...

August 14th, 2018 |  


BACK TO SCHOOL: New graduation avenue at Lorain County JVS

BACK TO SCHOOL: New graduation avenue at Lorain County JVS

A new path to graduation has been opened up for Lorain County JVS high school students as they prepare to report to class on Monday, Aug. 27.In additi...

August 14th, 2018 |  


OHS marching a big band

OHS marching a big band

Numbering 64 strong, the Oberlin High School band is the largest to march the school’s field since the turn of the millennium, director Len Gniz...

August 14th, 2018 |  


POLICE REPORTS

• Aug. 3 at 9:03 a.m.: A man and woman reportedly took packages from the porch of a neighboring home.• Aug. 6 at 12:13 p.m.: A suspect wan...

August 13th, 2018 |  


Lots to do at the Lorain County Fair!

Lots to do at the Lorain County Fair!

Is there anything better than biting into a fresh Italian sausage?Or taking your kids to see bunny rabbits, calves, roosters, and ponies?Or waving fro...

August 13th, 2018 |  


Author celebrates 100th birthday

Author celebrates 100th birthday

Laurie Hamame | Oberlin News-TribuneIdabelle Berg’s mouth dropped Tuesday when her friends at Welcome Nursing Home in Oberlin surprised her with...

August 8th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


SOCCER: Alumni outscore varsity boys 6-2

SOCCER: Alumni outscore varsity boys 6-2

Photos by Erik Andrews | Oberlin News-TribuneAlumni topped the Oberlin Phoenix varsity roster 6-2. Former players led 2-1 at the half, then exploded f...

August 6th, 2018 |  


SOCCER: At the Adidas Showcase

SOCCER: At the Adidas Showcase

Photos by Russ Gifford | Oberlin News-TribuneThe soccer preseason is underway and this past weekend the Phoenix headed to Strongsville for the Adidas ...

July 30th, 2018 |  


Lorain County League ready to roll

The Lorain County League is officially back and could begin play as early as 2019.A switch from the dissolving Patriot Athletic Conference was approve...

May 28th, 2018 |  


BASEBALL: Hail to the seniors

BASEBALL: Hail to the seniors

Photo by Craig EnosPhoenix players Matt Rasmussen, Chris Palmer, and Zach Slimak pose with family members on Senior Night. Oberlin thumped Wellington ...

May 8th, 2018 |  


SOFTBALL: Split double-header against Clearview

SOFTBALL: Split double-header against Clearview

Erik Andrews | Oberlin News-TribuneBryanna Rivas connects Saturday as the Phoenix took on the Clippers in a double-header at Oberlin College Field. In...

May 8th, 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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American cars, American jobs
Who doesn’t love campfire food?

Who doesn’t love campfire food?

I’ve been hungry for zucchini and banana nut bread.I need to find some small-size zucchini as they’re more moist and the bread turns out b...

August 9th, 2018 |  


Don’t take away the spark of life

Don’t take away the spark of life

In a world of competing voices and values, it is often very difficult to make sense of what is happening around us. Even the most rudimentary decision...

August 8th, 2018 |  


Ohio fairs offer fair deal

Ohio fairs offer fair deal

We’re blessed in Ohio.Be it our natural resources, our climate, our places or our people — we are lucky to live where we do. This summer a...

August 8th, 2018 |  


Hope for FERC changes

To the editor:On behalf of Communities for Safe and Sustainable Energy I want to follow up on the excellent article in last week’s issue headlin...

August 6th, 2018 |  


Opioids’ impact on the Ohio workforce

Opioids’ impact on the Ohio workforce

Our economy is growing and businesses are expanding and looking for workers.Go on www.ohiomeansjobs.com today and you will see more than 140,000 jobs ...

August 6th, 2018 |  


Preventing cancer in firefighters

Preventing cancer in firefighters

In emergencies, while the rest of us run from danger, firefighters run toward it. And when they rush into the flames they’re not just putting th...

August 6th, 2018 |  


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