Jim Krumel: Phone calls make for a puzzling week

Jim Krumel: Phone calls make for a puzzling week

We heard from many of our readers last week who enjoy the newspaper’s crossword puzzles.Boy, did we hear from them.Among the changes The Lima Ne...

April 8th, 2018 |  


Leonard Pitts Jr.: Have you ever seen the moon?

Leonard Pitts Jr.: Have you ever seen the moon?

Have you ever seen the moon?You will likely answer that you have, many times. But a new short video by filmmakers Wylie Overstreet and Alex Gorosh may...

April 8th, 2018 |  


Column: Workforce development and training happening in Lima every day

Column: Workforce development and training happening in Lima every day

One of the goals of Greater Lima Region Inc. is to increase regional employment by 22,000 jobs in six years and to be able to provide a qualified regi...

April 7th, 2018 |  



Opinion: School choice plan can change lives

Opinion: School choice plan can change lives

Ohio parents, regardless of their income or where they live, are best-suited to decide where their children should go to school. At the same time, the...

April 7th, 2018 |  


Mike Blass: Three Reasons this fiscal conservative supports increasing Allen County’s sales tax

Mike Blass: Three Reasons this fiscal conservative supports increasing Allen County’s sales tax

I am a fiscal conservative who supports the current proposal by Allen County Commissioners to increase Allen County’s sales tax by two-tenths of...

April 7th, 2018 |  


Mike Blass: Three Reasons this fiscal conservative supports increasing Allen County’s sales tax

Mike Blass: Three Reasons this fiscal conservative supports increasing Allen County’s sales tax

I am a fiscal conservative who supports the current proposal by Allen County Commissioners to increase Allen County’s sales tax by two-tenths of...

April 7th, 2018 |  


David Trinko: Surviving a week without social media

David Trinko: Surviving a week without social media

There seemed to be some disbelief when we talked to the kids about disconnecting from technology over a Spring Break vacation we took.No text messages...

April 7th, 2018 |  


Cheryl Parson: Mail scam too easy to ignore

Cheryl Parson: Mail scam too easy to ignore

A consumer called our office earlier last month outlining a scam that is brilliantly effective in its simplicity and ease. The scary part? There is no...

April 7th, 2018 |  


Legal-Ease: How often should I update my will?

Legal-Ease: How often should I update my will?

Attorneys are often asked how often wills should be updated. There is no cut and dried answer to this question. However, there are a few benchmarks th...

April 7th, 2018 |  


David Berger: A call for partnership and collaboration

David Berger: A call for partnership and collaboration

For over a year now, my office has endured divisive political attacks waged against the City’s performance across multiple platforms by county o...

April 6th, 2018 |