NEWS


Land transfers, Sept. 13-19

Land transfers, Sept. 13-19

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Sept. 13 through Sept. 19. Figures reflect ...

September 22nd, 2018 |  


Home loan rates

Home loan rates

Rates for 30-year and 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages with zero points as of noon, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018:30 YR / 15 YR RATE %First Federal Bank4.75 / 4...

September 22nd, 2018 |  


ALL Class of 2018 to graduate

ALL Class of 2018 to graduate

LIMA — Allen Lima Leadership will introduce its 31st class Wednesday night and celebrate the graduation of its 30th class during an event Wednes...

September 22nd, 2018 updated: September 22nd, 2018. |  


1st Federal of Van Wert celebrates 125 years

VAN WERT — The 1st Federal Bank of Van Wert, 679 Fox Road, celebrated its 125th anniversary on Friday, Sept 21.The bank held a luncheon to celeb...

September 22nd, 2018 |  


Legal-Ease: Business protection of customer information

Legal-Ease: Business protection of customer information

In our society today, our personal information is sought by nefarious people around the world. When successful, hackers can steal identities and unlaw...

September 22nd, 2018 |  


Get This: 160-foot-long Italian sandwich is quickly devoured in Maine

Get This: 160-foot-long Italian sandwich is quickly devoured in Maine

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — This was a sub worth diving into.Eleven sandwich shops in Maine combined forces to create a 160-foot-long (49-meter-long)...

September 22nd, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Bauer returns for Indians

Bauer returns for Indians

CLEVELAND — Sam Travis and Tzu-Wei Lin hit their first major league home runs and the Boston Red Sox tied a team record more than a century old ...

September 22nd, 2018 |  


St. Marys running game rolls up 457 yards against Kenton

St. Marys running game rolls up 457 yards against Kenton

ST. MARYS – From shootout to blowout.St. Marys held a 29-22 advantage at halftime over Kenton, and it appeared more offensive fireworks were in ...

September 21st, 2018 |  


Perry defense shuts out Waynesfield-Goshen

Perry defense shuts out Waynesfield-Goshen

WAYNESFIELD – With Perry coming off a 75-point performance in last week’s win against Hardin Northern, Waynesfield-Goshen realized the imp...

September 21st, 2018 |  


Leipsic leans on Lomeli to remain unbeaten with win vs. Hopewell-Loudon

Leipsic leans on Lomeli to remain unbeaten with win vs. Hopewell-Loudon

LEIPSIC – Leipsic didn’t have one of its top weapons.No problem.The Vikings just leaned on running back Gavin Lomeli, with some nice passi...

September 21st, 2018 |  


Ohio State’s final thought: Tulane just does not have a chance Saturday

Ohio State’s final thought: Tulane just does not have a chance Saturday

COLUMBUS – Jerry. Jerry. Jerry.It is a little known fact, and probably not one Tulane University brags a lot about. But Jerry Springer — h...

September 21st, 2018 |  


Live high school football scoreboard

Live high school football scoreboard

Check out LimaScores.com’s live scoreboard of Lima-area high school football games. try{f_cbload("758410006b62b02f705f4595aeed","https:");}...

September 21st, 2018 updated: September 20th, 2018. |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Hargitay hails impact of ‘SVU’ as it marks 20 seasons

Hargitay hails impact of ‘SVU’ as it marks 20 seasons

NEW YORK — Mariska Hargitay thinks “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” has played a huge role in educating people on sexual viol...

September 21st, 2018 |  


Rock in fall at The Ohio Theatre

Rock in fall at The Ohio Theatre

LIMA — The Ohio Theatre and 104.9 The Eagle ushers fall in with an ‘80s and ‘90s rock show and vendor extravaganza Saturday night fo...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Weekend full of fall festivals

Weekend full of fall festivals

LIMA — Autumn begins Saturday, and our area is filled with festivals this weekend to celebrate.CONVOY — Lincoln Ridge Farms Mum & Pump...

September 20th, 2018 |  


“White Boy Rick” – R

“White Boy Rick” – R

The StoryDetroit, 1984: Richard Wershe Sr. (Matthew McConaughey), street-smart, low-life dealer in illegal guns, shares plans for the future with 14-y...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Births

Births

Lima Memorial Health SystemSept. 19 — Allison Brandt, Celina, girl.Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterSept. 18 — Linda and Jerod ...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Selfie-friendly Vegas pot museum opens

Selfie-friendly Vegas pot museum opens

LAS VEGAS — A glass bong taller than a giraffe. Huggable faux marijuana buds. A pool full of foam weed nuggets.Las Vegas’ newest attractio...

September 20th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Doug Oplinger: Gizmos and a vibrant community

Doug Oplinger: Gizmos and a vibrant community

The college-educated, and the not-college-educated: Two life tracks on a collision course?When I was an editor at the Akron Beacon Journal not long ag...

September 21st, 2018 |  


Letter: Don’t forget circle of life

We face many problems in our society today, such as racial discrimination and poverty, but, there’s also a very important issue that needs ample...

September 21st, 2018 |  


Column: Four reasons to say ‘no!’ to state Issue 1

Column: Four reasons to say ‘no!’ to state Issue 1

I wanted to bring the community’s attention to Issue 1, the proposed constitutional amendment on Ohio’s Nov. 6 ballot called “The Ne...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Gary Cooper Column: Farm bill must tackle disease

Gary Cooper Column: Farm bill must tackle disease

Ohio farmers work diligently every day to produce safe, high-quality food for families across the state, and provide the best possible care for our an...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Lori Borgman: Alexa knows who’s boss

Lori Borgman: Alexa knows who’s boss

I got into it with Alexa, a voice-controlled virtual “home assistant,” the other day. I don’t trust Alexa, and I never have.A true h...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Editorial: Let her speak: Put Christine Blasey Ford under oath and bring Brett Kavanaugh back

The woman accusing Brett Kavanaugh of drunkenly trying to force himself on her when both were high school students, Christine Blasey Ford, must sit at...

September 19th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Land transfers, Sept. 13-19

Land transfers, Sept. 13-19

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Sept. 13 through Sept. 19. Figures reflect ...

September 22nd, 2018 |  


Home loan rates

Home loan rates

Rates for 30-year and 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages with zero points as of noon, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018:30 YR / 15 YR RATE %First Federal Bank4.75 / 4...

September 22nd, 2018 |  


ALL Class of 2018 to graduate

ALL Class of 2018 to graduate

LIMA — Allen Lima Leadership will introduce its 31st class Wednesday night and celebrate the graduation of its 30th class during an event Wednes...

September 22nd, 2018 updated: September 22nd, 2018. |  


1st Federal of Van Wert celebrates 125 years

VAN WERT — The 1st Federal Bank of Van Wert, 679 Fox Road, celebrated its 125th anniversary on Friday, Sept 21.The bank held a luncheon to celeb...

September 22nd, 2018 |  


Legal-Ease: Business protection of customer information

Legal-Ease: Business protection of customer information

In our society today, our personal information is sought by nefarious people around the world. When successful, hackers can steal identities and unlaw...

September 22nd, 2018 |  


318 Restaurant celebrates grand opening

318 Restaurant celebrates grand opening

LIMA — Six months after starting the project, Ray Magnus and Sam McLean’s 318 Restaurant located at 318 N. Main St. held its official gran...

September 21st, 2018 |  


STATE NEWS


Police: Teacher urged preschoolers to fight, posted video

Police: Teacher urged preschoolers to fight, posted video

COLUMBUS — Authorities say a teacher encouraged young children to fight at an Ohio preschool and posted a video of the brawls online.The Columbu...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Teens accused of cutting Christmas decorations for ill boy

Teens accused of cutting Christmas decorations for ill boy

CINCINNATI — Police say two teens accused of slashing Christmas decorations set up in an Ohio neighborhood to help a child diagnosed with termin...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Jefferson Airplane’s Kaukonen is still on embryonic journey

Jefferson Airplane’s Kaukonen is still on embryonic journey

LOS ANGELES — Long before he wrote and recorded the Jefferson Airplane classic “Embryonic Journey,” Jorma Kaukonen was on a decades-...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Ohio State closing 2 garages’ top levels after student fall

Ohio State closing 2 garages’ top levels after student fall

COLUMBUS — Ohio State University says it plans to close top levels of two parking garages at its Columbus campus a week after a student fell to ...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Election board to probe congressional candidate’s expenses

Election board to probe congressional candidate’s expenses

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Election Commission has voted to further investigate allegations that a Democratic congressional candidate used funds from a...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Feds charge ex-police officer accused of kicking suspect

COLUMBUS — Federal authorities say a former Ohio police officer accused of kicking a handcuffed suspect in the head has been indicted on charges...

September 20th, 2018 |