Category Archives: WOBC News

Local news covering Oberlin College, Oberlin Township, and Lorain County.

Interview with The Oberlin Project’s Sean Hayes

WOBC News reporter Scott Medwid interviews Executive Director of The Oberlin Project Sean Hayes about the team’s future plans and ways students can get involved.

According to the project’s website,

“The Oberlin Project is a joint effort of the City of Oberlin, Oberlin College, and private and institutional partners … to revitalize the local economy, eliminate carbon emissions, restore local agriculture, food supply and forestry, and create a new, sustainable base for economic and community development.”


Update from the Ohio Dept. of Insurance: Online Medicare Webinars

The following segment is from an Ohio Dept. of Insurance press release.

Ohio Lieutenant Governor Mary Taylor announced that ‘Welcome to Medicare’ online webinars are available for Ohioans newly eligible for Medicare in 2017. ‘Welcome to Medicare’ webinars are sponsored monthly by the Ohio Department of Insurance and are designed to help the more than 100,000 soon-to-be Medicare recipients learn more about health insurance coverage options.