Jerry Zezima: A member of the brew crew

Jerry Zezima: A member of the brew crew

As a home brewer who once brewed beer in my own home without, miraculously, blowing the place up, I have great admiration for practitioners of the cra...

January 29th, 2018 |  


Todd Wolfrum: Another year of government expansion

Todd Wolfrum: Another year of government expansion

We learned a lot in 2017. We learned that it isn’t just the media that is in cahoots with the Democrats, it is also the upper echelons of the in...

January 28th, 2018 |  


George Will: When protectionism is rampant, no bad deed goes unrewarded

George Will: When protectionism is rampant, no bad deed goes unrewarded

WASHINGTON — Like Horatius at the bridge, or the boy who stood on the burning deck whence all but he had fled, or the Dutch boy who saved the ci...

January 27th, 2018 |  



Ron Lora: Think, and demand better government

Ron Lora: Think, and demand better government

Ask your friends and colleagues about the state of our nation, and invariably they will refer to a mess of negative events. Ours is an era of disrupti...

January 27th, 2018 |  


John M. Heaphy: Rhodes State project must move forward

John M. Heaphy: Rhodes State project must move forward

One family with hometown connections holds up Rhodes State College project in downtown Lima.As many in the Lima region wait with hopeful anticipation ...

January 27th, 2018 |  


David Trinko: A warm memory from the brutal Blizzard of ‘78

David Trinko: A warm memory from the brutal Blizzard of ‘78

We all have stories from the Blizzard of 1978, whether we remember them or not.Many readers shared their memories on The Lima News’ Facebook pag...

January 27th, 2018 |  


Legal-Ease: Do I need a new will?

Legal-Ease: Do I need a new will?

Any adult person may prepare a last will and testament. Nonetheless, a person who has already prepared a will might wonder whether an older will needs...

January 27th, 2018 |  


Trudy Rubin: Trump sells America First at Davos Forum

Trudy Rubin: Trump sells America First at Davos Forum

As 3,000 top businessmen and political leaders awaited Donald Trump’s speech at the Davos World Economic Forum on Friday, my mind flashed back t...

January 26th, 2018 |  


Chris Erskine: The January blahs are a thing. I kind of like them.

Chris Erskine: The January blahs are a thing. I kind of like them.

In January, a house is a million little things. The kettledrum thump of the furnace kicking on. The burned coffee smell when you yank the pot out a li...

January 26th, 2018 |  


Ann McFeatters: US losing its scientific edge

Ann McFeatters: US losing its scientific edge

WASHINGTON — Once the most technologically advanced and scientifically active country in the world, the United States is losing its edge. Let us...

January 25th, 2018 |