‘Growing’ support for medical marijuana as Sept. 8 launch nears
Babysitter guilty in drowning death
‘Born in slavery, died a hero’
Juneteeth: Celebrating black voices
OHS GRADUATION: Survivors and independent thinkers
- Baseball players hit Myrtle Beach - 1:57 pm
- Demand for Oberlin food pantry rising - 1:25 pm
- Music is part of pianists’ self-expression - 1:19 pm
- POLICE REPORTS - 1:13 pm
- AMAM presents works in Cleveland art fest - 9:45 am
- This weekend: Outdoor Basketball Festival - 9:26 am
- Wiley recognized by Ohio Senate - 9:14 am
- Tractor tank overturns on Rt. 58 - 1:52 pm
- County seeks bike path recognition - 9:51 am
- Feds target Lorain County in Operation S.O.S. - 9:27 am
- Property valuations to rise countywide - 2:37 pm
- Commissioners explore anti-drug levies - 2:21 pm
- MID-YEAR OUTLOOK: Lorain County opioid overdoses are on the decline - 1:38 pm
- A day at the beach - 12:05 pm
- Changes coming for voter registration - 9:28 am
- North Professor paving bids rejected - 11:40 am
- Bids approved for summer construction - 12:27 pm
- POLICE REPORTS - 12:53 pm
- Adventures on the ice cream trail - 10:04 am
- Bids approved for summer construction - 9:12 am
- Take a smartphone tour of historic Oberlin - 9:18 am
- North Professor Street repaving bids rejected - 8:54 am
- Teacher moved amid bullying complaints - 10:26 am
- Changes for Ohio driver’s licenses - 9:43 am
- League members at national convention - 8:22 am
Feds target Lorain County in Operation S.O.S.
Fentanyl deaths here have drawn the eye of the U.S. Department of Justice, which is targeting drug trafficking networks across the country.The formati...
Property valuations to rise countywide
Property valuations are expected to rise by an average of 11.5 percent across Lorain County, the first residential reappraisal since 2015 and the firs...
Commissioners explore anti-drug levies
Two anti-drug levies are being considered by Lorain County commissioners for the November ballot.One would fund the county’s crime and drug lab ...
MID-YEAR OUTLOOK: Lorain County opioid overdoses are on the decline
Heroin and its analogs are still stealing the lives of addicts in Lorain County.But there’s good news — overdose deaths are on the decline...
A day at the beach
Pack your beach towels and sunscreen!Temperatures in the low 80s and mostly-sunny skies make this week perfect for a trip to the beach. Make sure to p...
Changes coming for voter registration
The Ohio Secretary of State’s office is rolling out initiatives intended to “maintain the accuracy and integrity of our voter rolls while ...
SOFTBALL: Rivas leads hopes for another playoff run
An up-and-down 2017 regular season gave way to a memorable playoff run for Oberlin softball, which defeated Wellington 1-0 in the Division III section...
The local quilt guild: Dinosaur or hidden gem?
As the president of the Lorain County Piecemakers Quilt Guild, I attend quilting lectures across Northeast Ohio.While attending a quilting lecture alo...
BOYS BASKETBALL: Chambers delivers last second victory over Raiders
Recognizing who had the hot hand paid big dividends for the Phoenix as they held off the hard-charging Columbia Raiders 51-48 in their regular season ...
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Phoenix hang tough with Dukes
On the final day of the regular season, Oberlin celebrated the careers of their three senior student-athletes, Danielle Amato, Kiah Fields, and Camero...
Phoenix easily corral Longhorns 67-39
During the pre-game talk, it became clear to coach Kurt Russell that little additional motivation was needed for Friday’s game.“Earlier in...
MULTIMEDIA - PHOTO STORE
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Abandoned again, naturally
Probably the last thing people living in Northeast Ohio want to read is another opinion about LeBron James leaving the Cleveland Cavaliers again.There...
Of power and responsibility
To the editor:How grateful we must all be to God for inspiring our founding fathers to declare themselves independent of the British crown on July 4, ...
Exciting time for Oberlin schools
To the editor:It is an exciting time for Oberlin schools. Our strategic planning process just wrapped up and task groups are working to implement the ...
Teacher issue handled poorly
To the editor:The process for handling the math teacher accused of bullying has been highly flawed. Where is the consistent record keeping on the admi...
Supreme Court props up discrimination
To the editor:Travel bans on people from another country are, on their face, “prima facie” in legalspeak, obvious wrongful discrimination....
Of puffins and inner peace
Sitting on Hog Island overlooking Muscongus Bay off the coast of Bremen, Maine, an American goldfinch sang beautifully as I was rereading Henry David ...