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Last day for Kelly’s Boutique in Lima

Last day for Kelly’s Boutique in Lima

LIMA — Locally owned clothing and jewelry retailer Kelly’s Boutique is closing its downtown Lima store Saturday as owners Tim and Kelly Sp...

July 19th, 2019 |  


Police calls

Police calls

LIMA POLICE1500 block of Allentown Road, Lima — A theft was reported Thursday.800 block of South Cable Road, Lima — Police responded Thurs...

July 19th, 2019 |  


Births

Births

Lima Memorial Health SystemJuly 18 — Jessica and Kevin Schelb, Lima, girl.Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterJuly 18 — Alexia Bee...

July 19th, 2019 |  


Minster Board of Education to meet

Minster Board of Education to meet

MINSTER — The Minster Local Schools Board of Education will meet at 8 p.m. Monday, July 22, in the elementary large group meeting room, 50 E. Se...

July 19th, 2019 |  


Real Wheels: 1953 Dodge Military Ambulance a work in progress

Real Wheels: 1953 Dodge Military Ambulance a work in progress

LIMA — Klark Sweigart, of Lima, brought his 1953 Dodge Military Ambulance to the Westgate Charity Car Show recently.Sweigart and his friend, Luc...

July 19th, 2019 |  


New playground at Teddy Bear Park to open

New playground at Teddy Bear Park to open

LIMA — There will be a grand opening for a new playground at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 24, at McLean Teddy Bear Park, 2004 N. Dixie Highway, Li...

July 19th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Bauer strikes out 10, Indians win 11th straight against Tigers

Bauer strikes out 10, Indians win 11th straight against Tigers

CLEVELAND — Trevor Bauer struck out 10 in 6 2/3 innings, Jose Ramirez hit a go-ahead home run in the sixth and the Cleveland Indians beat the De...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Muhlenkamp, Hall post low junior scramble score

Muhlenkamp, Hall post low junior scramble score

BLUFFTON — Carson Muhlenkamp and Britton Hall joined forces to shoot a low round of 62 in winning the boys 16-18 of Thursday’s Lima Junior...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Indians manager Francona praises pitcher Bauer for weathering trade talk

Indians manager Francona praises pitcher Bauer for weathering trade talk

CLEVELAND — Nobody really wanted to discuss the 500-pound bright pink gorilla in the ballpark prior to Thursday’s game between the Clevela...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Lima Locos clinch North Division title

Lima Locos clinch North Division title

LIMA — The Lima Locos have owned the North Division all season.On Thursday, the Locos made it official and won the North crown.The Locos knocked...

July 18th, 2019 updated: July 19th, 2019. |  


Ohio State football: Day constantly measured against Meyer

Ohio State football: Day constantly measured against Meyer

CHICAGO — Urban Meyer wasn’t at Big Ten football media days on Thursday but he certainly wasn’t forgotten.Probably no subject genera...

July 18th, 2019 updated: July 18th, 2019. |  


Big Ten notebook: Retiring commissioner Delany talks about league not having rep in recent playoffs

Big Ten notebook: Retiring commissioner Delany talks about league not having rep in recent playoffs

CHICAGO — Retiring commissioner Jim Delany gave his farewell address and seven of the Big Ten’s coaches, including Ohio State’s Ryan...

July 18th, 2019 |  


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Seinfeld happier with cars, coffee

Seinfeld happier with cars, coffee

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Jerry Seinfeld would rather cruise in classic cars and sip coffee with comedy’s best than reboot his uber-successf...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Births

Births

Lima Memorial Health SystemJuly 11 — Nicole Johnson and Richard Haywood, Lima, girl.July 16 — Abrial Goode and Tamoze Thornton, Lima, boy....

July 18th, 2019 updated: July 18th, 2019. |  


Allen County Museum bringing 1860s back to life

Allen County Museum bringing 1860s back to life

LIMA — What do the creation of Welch’s Grape Juice, the first laying of a transatlantic telegraph cable and the release of Lewis Carroll&#...

July 18th, 2019 |  


‘Somewhere’ celebrating Pride event

‘Somewhere’ celebrating Pride event

LIMA — The bar Somewhere will host its first Pride event this weekend for the entire family.Shelby Prichard, head bartender, said the staff want...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Quinn on Nutrition: Obsessing over good eating

Quinn on Nutrition: Obsessing over good eating

When does one’s concern for proper nutrition turn into a pathological condition? When the desire to eat a healthful diet turns into an unhealthy...

July 17th, 2019 |  


Fans to descend on San Diego for the 50th Comic-Con

Fans to descend on San Diego for the 50th Comic-Con

LOS ANGELES — Dust off your Captain Marvel cosplay, San Diego Comic-Con is here.The four-and-a-half day convention kicked off Wednesday when the...

July 17th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Letter: Seeking common sense with dogs in hot cars

Letter: Seeking common sense with dogs in hot cars

It is starting to appear as if common sense has fallen by the wayside.Just as you would not leave your child in a parked car with windows “crack...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Lori Borgman: An aging Ford and miles of memories

Lori Borgman: An aging Ford and miles of memories

Some years ago my brother called and, without so much as a hello, said, “Pick a number between 3 and 14.” He meant business, so I picked a...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Los Angeles Times: Congress is rushing to make the CIA less accountable

Los Angeles Times: Congress is rushing to make the CIA less accountable

It’s already a crime to identify a covert intelligence agent or confidential informant working overseas. But even though the law has only been u...

July 17th, 2019 |  


George Will: Apollo 11’s achievement still dazzles

George Will: Apollo 11’s achievement still dazzles

WASHINGTON — Thirty months after setting the goal of sending a mission 239,000 miles to the moon, and returning safely, President John Kennedy c...

July 17th, 2019 |  


Letter: Fresh immigrants could help America improve

Letter: Fresh immigrants could help America improve

The perspective from which Americans assess their daily fortune needs more work than the infrastructure.During the recent “great” recessio...

July 17th, 2019 |  


Ana Veciana-Suarez: Sometimes emojis’ message lost in translation

I love emojis. If you’re one of my texting buddies, you know that I’m quick to the draw when I want to display emotion on my smartphone. C...

July 17th, 2019 |  


BUSINESS


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Proposed arms sale could benefit JSMC

Proposed arms sale could benefit JSMC

LIMA — The Joint System Manufacturing Center may start producing Abrams tanks for Taiwan if a foreign military sale proposed by the Trump admini...

July 17th, 2019 |  


Jimmy John’s to open Harding Highway store

Jimmy John’s to open Harding Highway store

LIMA — A second Jimmy John’s is coming to Lima.The gourmet sandwich shop’s newest Lima store will be located on Harding Highway, not...

July 16th, 2019 |  


Lima Memorial opens new heart, vascular center

Lima Memorial opens new heart, vascular center

LIMA — The new heart and vascular institute at Lima Memorial Health Systems opened to patients on Monday.The 16,000 square foot cardiac area has...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Colonial Surface Solutions owner remembered as family man

Colonial Surface Solutions owner remembered as family man

COLUMBUS GROVE — The owner of Colonial Surface Solutions in Columbus Grove, who died in a Saturday morning industrial accident, is being remembe...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Who invented McDonald’s Happy Meal?

Who invented McDonald’s Happy Meal?

CHICAGO — Summer of 2019 is a summer of monumental anniversaries, reminders that we were ambitious once (the 50th anniversary of the first moon ...

July 13th, 2019 |  


When politics and financing don’t mix

When politics and financing don’t mix

SAN FRANCISCO — When Tom Steyer was running a hedge fund in 2000, he wrote a letter telling some wealthy investors their money would soon flow t...

July 13th, 2019 |  


STATE NEWS


Ohio prosecutor argues video release would endanger judges

Ohio prosecutor argues video release would endanger judges

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio county prosecutor said Thursday releasing security camera footage of a judge being shot and wounded would reveal...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Drug company, 4 people indicted in US painkiller probe

Drug company, 4 people indicted in US painkiller probe

CINCINNATI (AP) — A wholesale drug distributor linked to the flood of opioids into Appalachia and two of its former executives were charged with...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Buried in opioids, sickened community eyes drugmakers’ role

Buried in opioids, sickened community eyes drugmakers’ role

JACKSON, Ohio (AP) — The numbers are staggering: An average yearly total of 107 opioid pills per resident were distributed over a seven-year per...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Governor signs next 2-year, $69B Ohio budget, with 25 vetoes

Governor signs next 2-year, $69B Ohio budget, with 25 vetoes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Republican Gov. Mike DeWine approved a 4% cut in personal income taxes as part of Ohio’s next state budget but vetoe...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Cyberattacks inflict deep harm at technology-rich schools

Cyberattacks inflict deep harm at technology-rich schools

AVON, Conn. (AP) — Over six weeks, the vandals kept coming, knocking the school system’s network offline several times a day.There was no ...

July 16th, 2019 |  


Judge overseeing opioid lawsuits orders release of some data

Judge overseeing opioid lawsuits orders release of some data

CLEVELAND (AP) — A look at how the opioid crisis grew and spread may be much clearer soon after a federal judge overseeing nearly 2,000 lawsuits...

July 16th, 2019 |