Babysitting 101 training program offered in St. Marys

Babysitting 101 training program offered in St. Marys

ST. MARYS — Joint Township District Memorial Hospital is holding a Babysitting 101 Training Program from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 27; Wed...

February 20th, 2018 |  


Area Agency on Aging 3 holding ‘A Matter of Balance’ eight-week class

Area Agency on Aging 3 holding ‘A Matter of Balance’ eight-week class

LIMA — Area Agency on Aging 3 will hold the program “A Matter of Balance” from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. for eight consecutive Thursdays, s...

February 20th, 2018 |  


Activate Allen County: Quality phys ed priority at Allen East

Activate Allen County: Quality phys ed priority at Allen East

Activate Allen County and St. Rita’s Health Partners held their 2017/2018 Activated School Challenge Award ceremony in January. One of this year...

February 19th, 2018 |  



St. Rita’s health focus: Dealing with too much sweat

St. Rita’s health focus: Dealing with too much sweat

Excessive perspiration can be very distressing for some people. Are you having a problem with perspiring too much? Learn the name of the condition, wh...

February 19th, 2018 |  


Births

Births

8Lima Memorial Health SystemFeb. 16 — Sirin and Dustin Foster, Lima, girl; Delizabeth and Jeffrey Utz, New Bremen, boy.Mercy Health-St. RitaR...

February 19th, 2018 |  


Memories of St. Rita’s: Helicopters, baking bread

Memories of St. Rita’s: Helicopters, baking bread

Working on second shift, when the helipad was where the current 830 Building is, we parked on it. If a helicopter was coming in, we had to go move our...

February 17th, 2018 |  


Memories of St. Rita’s: Striking it rich

Memories of St. Rita’s: Striking it rich

I started working at St. Rita’s in 1975 when it was St. Rita’s Hospital. I worked the 3-11 shift and made $3.85 per hour. My parents thoug...

February 17th, 2018 |  


Memories of St. Rita’s: Losing your hat

Memories of St. Rita’s: Losing your hat

Years ago there were “tray-veyors” that would bring the food trays to our patients on each floor. The kitchen would call the floor and tel...

February 17th, 2018 |  


St. Rita’s first to successfully treat rabies

St. Rita’s first to successfully treat rabies

LIMA — The first successful treatment of rabies occurred in 1970 at what was then known as St. Rita’s Hospital.Matt Winkler, 6, of the Wil...

February 17th, 2018 |  


St. Rita’s: A look back

St. Rita’s: A look back

Topping Lima Mayor Bailis Simpson’s 1917 wish list were a “subway at Market Street and the railways” and “increased capacity f...

February 17th, 2018 |