Letter: Meat industry is scary

I was never scared of all the witches, zombies and assorted goblins wandering around on Halloween.What really used to scare me was the meat industry.T...

October 24th, 2015 |  


Letter: You’re always welcome to vote

A few questions about voting:• If you vote, then when do you vote? All eligible to vote can cast their ballot on Tuesday, Nov. 3. Hours are betw...

October 23rd, 2015 |  


Letter: Ride-a-Thon helps Equestrian Therapy

The Equestrian Therapy Program held its 22nd annual Ride-A-Thon/Pumpkin Festival at Fassett Farm. Despite the rainy weather, the day was a huge succes...

October 23rd, 2015 |  



Letter: Climate change blamed for poor

Our new world order President Obama and United Nations say climate change is the reason there are poor in the world. That is dead wrong; the reason fo...

October 22nd, 2015 |  


Letter: Homeless children find help in Lima

When I visit the Family Promise Day Center and see some of our community’s homeless children studying, playing or napping, I am relieved that, a...

October 22nd, 2015 |  


Letter: Figley fails to see big picture

Mr. Mark Figley certainly takes the “short” view: “Obama surrenders U.S. to Putin.” Rather than start with Vladimer Putin̵...

October 21st, 2015 |  


Letter: Walmart worker goes extra mile(s)

I know an angel was put in Walmart (east) the day of October 8, 2015.I say this because I was shopping for batteries that day and couldn’t find ...

October 19th, 2015 |  


Letter: Girl deserves a big hug

I have volunteered at Lima Memorial Hospital for 20 years. On Oct. 7, I met a family with a wonderful little girl on an elevator. She asked me if I wa...

October 19th, 2015 updated: October 19th, 2015. |  


Letter: Rebecca Kreher right for Lima’s 4th Ward

With the upcoming election only weeks away, it is that time of year when people are deciding whom to cast their vote for City Council. As a resident o...

October 19th, 2015 updated: October 22nd, 2015. |  


Letter: Mericle family grateful for kindness

On behalf of my mother, brother, and our families, I wish to thank the many individuals who came to pay their respects to my father, Rick Mericle, aft...

October 19th, 2015 |