Oxford Observer

Multiple Car Break-ins Amount to $33,000 in Stolen Goods

Leanne Stahulak

April 26, 2019

Each week, two to three vehicles parked on the streets of Oxford are broken in to and have items stolen from them.Items stolen in these robberies range in value, from loose change or a cell phone charger to a $1,500 laptop comput...

Oxford Boasts Deep History of Sustainability Efforts

Caroline Roethlisberger

April 26, 2019

Forty-nine years after the first Earth Day, the idea of sustainability in Oxford has evolved from the pollution and overpopulation concerns of Miami ecology students to the collaboration of city and university organizations to...

Ohio Observes Severe Weather Awareness Week

Patrick Donovan

March 22, 2019

With spring, the severe weather season is upon us, and state and local officials warn residents to prepare for potential emergencies. Governor Mike DeWine declared the week of March 17-23 Ohio’s Severe Weather Awareness Week. He warns that Ohio’s often unpredictable weather patterns warrants all resid...

Boy Airlifted to Hospital after Fireworks Accident

Riely Miracle

March 22, 2019

Two 12-year-old boys were injured Tuesday when a “modified pyrotechnic device” detonated, according to Oxford Police reports.The incident occurred at about 7:45 p.m. in an alley behind 131 E. Withrow St.When officer Adam Price a...

Oxford Responders Used Narcan 36 Times Last Year

Riely Miracle

March 15, 2019

Oxford first responders administered Narcan in 36 incidents last year and five so far in 2019. Each of those cases could have been fatal without the drug, which counteracts the effects of an opioid overdose. Opioids are compounds th...

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