Oxford Observer

Ohio State Senate District 4 candidates face off in virtual debate
Ohio State Senate District 4 candidates face off in virtual debate
By Dan Wozniak • September 25, 2020

The three candidates vying for the District 4 seat in the Ohio Senate debated issues ranging from health care to climate change to government...

Caroline Lehman-Croswell, who has built the Oxford Community Arts Center into an integral and vibrant part of the city’s life in her 14 years as executive director, reflects on her career in one of the center’s many gardens.
Caroline Lehman-Croswell retires from Oxford Community Arts Center
By Fiona Lawler • September 25, 2020

Caroline Lehman-Croswell, the executive director and face of the Oxford Community Arts Center since it opened 14 years ago, is retiring from...

Students are back on campus
Students have mixed feelings as Miami resumes in-person classes
By Blake Boyd • September 25, 2020

With its active COVID-19 cases on the decline, Miami University returned to in-person instruction Monday, Sept. 21. As of Sept. 23, Miami reported...

Transportation
B.K., the BikeWise shop cat, keeps a watchful eye on the comings and goings at the shop.
BikeWise Oxford's spirits ride high through pandemic
By Kayla Kamil • September 25, 2020

When Doug Hamilton made the move back to Ohio after spending a decade as a professional musician, he expected his career path would take a turn. He...

A masked, but unhelmeted scooter rider on the Church Street sidewalk Thursday.
Lime scooters return to Oxford
By Abigail Kemper • September 25, 2020

After being pulled off the streets in March due to concerns about spreading COVID-19, Lime scooters have returned to Oxford as of Sept. 18. Once...

Oxford Mayor Mike Smith officially opens the newest section of the Oxford Area Trails System
City opens second phase of Oxford Area Trails
By Kelly Marsella • September 25, 2020

The second phase of the Oxford Areas Trails, which begins at the DeWitt Log House Parking Area and ends in Peffer Park, officially opened Wednesday,...

Covering the City of Oxford, Ohio
Covering the City of Oxford, Ohio