NEWS


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One dead after Friday shooting on Lima’s Lark Avenue
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Costly campaign to recycle
In The Military

In The Military

AIR FORCE• Airman 1st Class Quintin L. Niese recently graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Te...

June 15th, 2019 |  


David Trinko: A name worth honoring this Father’s Day

David Trinko: A name worth honoring this Father’s Day

The word sounded so sweet, so genuine, so heartfelt the first time she used it.“Daddy!”I melted immediately, and I can’t help but ru...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Record low unemployment, but not full employment

Record low unemployment, but not full employment

LIMA — Unemployment is at a 50-year low in Allen County, but low labor force participation and underemployment complicate otherwise positive sta...

June 15th, 2019 |  


A look at what didn’t happen this week

A look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these is legit, even though they were shared wide...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Notre Dame celebrates 1st Mass since devastating April fire

Notre Dame celebrates 1st Mass since devastating April fire

PARIS — The archbishop wore a hard-hat helmet, burnt wood debris was still visible and only about 30 people were let inside, but Notre Dame Cath...

June 15th, 2019 |  


What couples gain by merging finances

What couples gain by merging finances

As a millennial couple, you and your partner might not be planning to blend finances, even if you’ve been together for a while.Venmo is convenie...

June 15th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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Reds fall 7-1 to Rangers
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Lima area sports calendar
Locos rally big to defeat Monarchs

Locos rally big to defeat Monarchs

LIMA — The Lima Locos fell behind early.But this year’s offensive-heavy Locos are getting used to putting lots of runs on the board.The Lo...

June 14th, 2019 |  


Roundup: Coldwater, St. Henry split ACME doubleheader

Roundup: Coldwater, St. Henry split ACME doubleheader

COLDWATER — Noah Miller had a home run, triple, base hit and four RBI as Coldwater defeated St. Henry 11-2 Friday night in the first game of ACM...

June 14th, 2019 |  


Woodland ahead at US Open

Woodland ahead at US Open

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Gary Woodland finished off a bogey-free round by making birdie from a divot in the fairway, giving him a 6-under 65 for a...

June 14th, 2019 |  


Bauers hits for cycle for Indians in 13-4 win against Tigers

Bauers hits for cycle for Indians in 13-4 win against Tigers

DETROIT — Cleveland’s Jake Bauers hit for the cycle, and the Indians routed the Detroit Tigers 13-4 on Friday night after scoring eight ru...

June 14th, 2019 |  


Cavaliers to work out, interview Hunter as draft approaches

Cavaliers to work out, interview Hunter as draft approaches

CLEVELAND — In the final days before the 2019 NBA Draft, the Cleveland Cavaliers will bring Virginia’s 6-foot-7 forward De’Andre Hun...

June 14th, 2019 |  


The injuries pile up, and the Warriors’ reign ends

The injuries pile up, and the Warriors’ reign ends

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — In the end, they were just battered and broken.And now, they’re beaten.The Golden State Warriors are champions no m...

June 14th, 2019 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Jane and William Seiling

Jane and William Seiling

LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. William Seiling are celebrating 50 years of marriage with a private party at their daughter’s house in Dayton.Seiling ...

June 15th, 2019 |  


David Trinko: A name worth honoring this Father’s Day

David Trinko: A name worth honoring this Father’s Day

The word sounded so sweet, so genuine, so heartfelt the first time she used it.“Daddy!”I melted immediately, and I can’t help but ru...

June 15th, 2019 |  


TV Dads: How well do you know them?

TV Dads: How well do you know them?

They wore suits to work, rode horses, worked during The Depression and were even cartoonish.All imparted wisdom in their own special way.They are the ...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Births

Births

Lima Memorial Health SystemJune 10 — Tiffany and Jason Wilmoth, Wapakoneta, girl; Paige Winfield and Seth McKee, Kenton, boy.June 11 — Mar...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Art exhibits in the Lima area

Art exhibits in the Lima area

COLUMBUSColumbus Museum of Art480 E. Broad St.• Life in the Age of Rembrandt: Dutch Masterpieces from the Dordrechts MuseumThrough June 16•...

June 14th, 2019 |  


Missy Elliott, in tears, gets inducted into Songwriters Hall

Missy Elliott, in tears, gets inducted into Songwriters Hall

NEW YORK — Missy Elliott, the creative mastermind who has written hit songs for a number of female acts and created camaraderie among women in t...

June 14th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Letter: Lima using pagan symbol

Letter: Lima using pagan symbol

What is the symbolism on the railroad overpass on East Vine Street and the I-75 overpass on State Route. 309?It’s a left-facing crescent moon wi...

June 15th, 2019 |  


David Trinko: A name worth honoring this Father’s Day

David Trinko: A name worth honoring this Father’s Day

The word sounded so sweet, so genuine, so heartfelt the first time she used it.“Daddy!”I melted immediately, and I can’t help but ru...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Legal-Ease: What exactly is a reverse mortgage?

Legal-Ease: What exactly is a reverse mortgage?

For several years, reverse mortgages were marketed as the “best tool ever” for retirees to be able to tap into their homes’ equity w...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Heidi Stevens: Pointers for the 60% of male managers who now say they’re uncomfortable mentoring women

Heidi Stevens: Pointers for the 60% of male managers who now say they’re uncomfortable mentoring women

Let’s talk about that recent report finding 60% of male managers say they’re uncomfortable mentoring or working alone with women. LeanIn.o...

June 15th, 2019 updated: June 15th, 2019. |  


A work in progress

Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder doesn’t seem pleased with aspects of the Senate’s proposed budget changes, cleveland.com’s Andr...

June 14th, 2019 |  


Editorial: Ohio schools need science-based guidance for teaching health

Editorial: Ohio schools need science-based guidance for teaching health

In a state with nation-leading rates of obesity, drug overdose and infant mortality, the last thing Ohio schools should do is shortchange basic health...

June 14th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


Farm bureau’s Vandenbroek recognized

Farm bureau’s Vandenbroek recognized

LIMA — Jessica Vandenbroek, organization director for Allen, Paulding, Putnam and Van Wert counties, was recognized by the Ohio Farm Bureau for ...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Construction association taps Findlay woman as president-elect

Construction association taps Findlay woman as president-elect

LIMA — Anne Pfleger, of Findlay, was recently elected as the National Association of Women in Construction’s national president-elect for ...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Athletic trainer joins Grand Lake Rehab

Athletic trainer joins Grand Lake Rehab

ST. MARYS — Grand Lake Rehab has hired Molly Albert as a certified athletic trainer.Albert studied at The Ohio State University and has previous...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Land transfers, June 6-12

Land transfers, June 6-12

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running June 6 through June 12. Figures reflect the...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Elmcroft names new medical director

Elmcroft names new medical director

LIMA — Jessica England was recently selected as the new medical director for Elmcroft of Lima.England, a family nurse practitioner, graduated fr...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Governor appoints regional people to boards

Governor appoints regional people to boards

COLUMBUS — Gov. Mike DeWine recently appointed two men from the Lima region to serve on the governor’s executive workforce board.Michael A...

June 15th, 2019 |  


STATE NEWS


Conservationists say endangered beetle species found in Ohio

Conservationists say endangered beetle species found in Ohio

COLUMBUS — When she saw the plump orange-and-black insect crawling on the rotting rat corpse, Andrea Malek didn’t know whether to cry, lau...

June 15th, 2019 |  


‘Like quicksand’: Ohio farmer survives soybean entrapment

‘Like quicksand’: Ohio farmer survives soybean entrapment

COLUMBUS — The sea of shifting soybean kernels had risen to Jay Butterfield’s knees inside a tall grain bin on his Ohio farm.“I knew...

June 15th, 2019 updated: June 15th, 2019. |  


Did rain cause Monday’s quake?

Did rain cause Monday’s quake?

CLEVELAND — What caused the earthquake in Lake Erie Monday?One scientist suggests heavy rain in Northeast Ohio could have triggered the quake, w...

June 13th, 2019 updated: June 13th, 2019. |  


Senate GOP 2-year Ohio budget proposal includes lower taxes

Senate GOP 2-year Ohio budget proposal includes lower taxes

COLUMBUS — Ohio would lower income taxes for individuals and direct more money toward water quality initiatives, local governments and libraries...

June 11th, 2019 |  


Governor requests disaster declaration from Trump

Governor requests disaster declaration from Trump

COLUMBUS — Republican Gov. Mike DeWine has officially requested a disaster declaration from President Donald Trump and federal assistance for 10...

June 11th, 2019 |  


Hope is gone for some farmers

Hope is gone for some farmers

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The constant rains this spring are forcing some Ohio farmers to give up hopes of planting any corn this spring and wonder if...

June 11th, 2019 updated: June 11th, 2019. |