LIMA — Automagik goes on at 10 p.m. tonight at the Avalon Bar.
VAN WERT — Legendary singer Pat Boone was only 20 years old when “Two Hearts, Two Kisses” became his first hit single, climbing to No. 16 on the charts in 1955.Now, 60 years later, he is still going strong.
LIMA — Pickle's Blues Extravaganza is still on, in a small way.
POLK CITY, Fla. (AP) — The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will phase out the show's iconic elephants from its performances by 2018, telling The Associated Press exclusively that growing public concern about how the animals are...
LIMA — Additional seating will be provided for the highly anticipated Lady Antebellum concert during the Allen County Fair this fall.
LIMA — According the Ohio Human Trafficking Task Force, over 1,000 children become victims of sex trafficking and over 3,000 are at risk of becoming victims. It is these numbers that drove Kari Taylor and Melanie Starr to partner with Crime...
LIMALenten dinner series planned
NEW YORK (AP) — Carrie Underwood is a new mom, and like all proud parents, she's showing him off in a photo.
LIMA — “Is the flapper girl the most popular type? Do men and boys still prefer the girl 'like married dad?' Which, the drugstore cowboy or the boy with ambition, does the girl of today 'fall' for permanently? And...
NEW YORK (AP) — Daytime television's most popular personality, “Judge Judy” Sheindlin, has extended her contract for three years and plans to keep her court in session into 2020.
Are you ready for spring?
Paula Deen reaches book distribution deal with HachetteNEW YORK (AP) — Paula Deen has found a new publishing home.
LIMA — There may still be piles of snow all over the ground, but March is the perfect time to start thinking about that spring garden.
Some people get irritated when their children keep asking question after question.For us, it's a sign we're finally doing something right.
“Pie-rexia??” asked Mr. Amus. “Doc, last fall when Hypo wasn't eating, you said he had 'anorexia.' You explained that was fancy doctor talk for 'not eating.' I knew he wasn't eating when I brought...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The theft of a $150,000 pearl-covered gown worn by Lupita Nyong'o at the Oscars doesn't surprise Hollywood stylists who have personally experienced the seedy side of red carpet fashion.
LOS ANGELES — When Leonard Nimoy was approached about acting in a new TV series called “Star Trek,” he was, like any good Vulcan contemplating a risky mission in a chaotic universe, dispassionate.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Graceland will always be home, but Las Vegas is set to be Elvis Presley's home away from home yet again.
VAN WERT — The first annual “Ohio Has Talent!” show was thrown together eight years ago to help raise funds to build the Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center.
LIMA — ArtSpace/Lima Operations Manager Bill Sullivan said the annual Kewpee High School Art Invitational gives high school students a chance to “take the next step.”
LIMA — The Lima Symphony Orchestra will step outside the norm with its “Down on the Farm” annual family concert Sunday at Veterans Memorial Civic Center.
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UNION BEACH, N.J. (AP) — Rocker and philanthropist Jon Bon Jovi is sponsoring a community restaurant in a Jersey shore community still struggling mightily to recover from Superstorm Sandy.
LIMAMagnificat breakfast scheduled
LIMA — The first meeting of The Landing at Lima Community Church was on Jan 29. The Rev. Phil Starr, pastor of student ministries at Lima Community Church, said that The Landing is an off shoot of the adult program Celebrate...
I have just returned from another missionary journey to Nigeria, and this trip was like none other. In spite of all of the obstacles, God was glorified. Many came back to the Lord on this trip. The message the Lord sent me with was one of correction...
LIMA — Members of the Needlework Club likely didn't know it, but when the club presented the play “Lost, a Comet” at Memorial Hall on a late-winter evening in 1927, they were seeing some true talent in its early...
LIMA — Alexa Miller, assistant manager and director of marketing at Lima's Anytime Fitness, says they see it all the time.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Glen Campbell's career didn't end when he revealed he had Alzheimer's disease in 2011. He went on to record an album, play more than 150 concerts to promote it, star in a documentary about life with...
1. How did you get started doing dioramas?
I confess I was once part of the speech police. That's right; I had a list of banned words I imposed on others. Of course, the others I imposed my list on were our own children, all of whom were in training to become civilized human...
How many of the eight Academy-Award-nominated movies for Best Picture have you seen? Six, for me. So – if I were a member of the Academy, which would get my vote for Best Picture? Best Director? Best Actress? Best Actor? Etc. Here are my...
Someone has to say it: I'm sorry.
LIMA — It's common knowledge that tanning beds and cigarettes are both bad for your health, yet millions of people choose to include them in their daily lives. The same goes for unaffordable spending sprees, foolish business ventures,...
LIMA — The Honoring Our Native Heritage Powwow will be Saturday and Sunday at the UAW hall.Terri Brewster, one of the event organizers, explained the event is now in its sixth year.
LIMA — The Price is Right Live will be on stage Thursday at Veterans Memorial Civic Center.
LIMA — According to Proven Men Ministries, a ministry aimed at equipping men to have sexual integrity through the power of God in their lives, approximately 64 percent of U.S. men view pornography at least monthly. The number of self-processed...
BOTKINSSewing for a good cause
HARDIN COUNTY — As a boy in the mid-19th century, Alpheus Minerd was judged “peculiar” by some of his Wood County neighbors.
Ordinarily, I try to get some writing done from my hotel room when I travel for business, which I do pretty regularly. It kind of helps me get ahead in my busy life.
After being a veterinarian for 25 years, it is pretty uncommon to come across something that really creeps me out, but I understand how pet owners can get pretty disgusted when they find a tick on their pet. This discovery usually results in a hunt...
A certain movie being released this week has inspired me to write a script of my own.Call it Fifty Shades of Scarlet and Gray:
1. What is your position at Riverside Art Center?
Every time I hear an announcement about another snow event, my first thought is, “Do we need tickets?”
LIMA — Looking for quick, healthy meals for your fast-paced lifestyle? Thinking about stocking up on ready-made, hearty foods before the baby arrives? Homemade, bulk freezer meals may be the answer you've been looking for.
WAPAKONETA — Five generations of the Hutt family gathered recently.
Ahh, Valentine's Day.It's a romantic holiday that, if you're not careful, you might end up with kids.If you end up with kids, if you're not careful, it's not a romantic holiday anymore.
LIMA — When the days get shorter and the weather stays colder, some people begin to experience an onset of depression that is more than a simple case of the winter blues.