NEWS


Snail mail? Slow and delayed deliveries en route

Snail mail? Slow and delayed deliveries en route

LIMA — “Your check’s in the mail” may or may not be true, but when that check will actually arrive in Lima seems less certain....

November 30th, 2021 |  


Utility rate hike approved by Paulding Putnam Electric trustees

Utility rate hike approved by Paulding Putnam Electric trustees

PAULDING — If you’re a residential customer of Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative, you can expect an increase in your bill effective Jan...

November 30th, 2021 |  


Golden Reserve, Aler Stallings schedules open house

Golden Reserve, Aler Stallings schedules open house

LIMA — Golden Reserve and Aler Stallings will host a cookies and cocktails open house from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 3, at 138-140 W. High ...

November 30th, 2021 |  


Appeals court weighs Trump arguments on breach records

Appeals court weighs Trump arguments on breach records

WASHINGTON — A panel of judges on Tuesday questioned whether they had the authority to grant former President Donald Trump’s demands and s...

November 30th, 2021 |  


Births

Births

Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterNov. 20 — Claudia Rudy and John Rohdes, Lima, girl.Nov. 29 — Lauren Norris and Gunnar Allman, ...

November 30th, 2021 |  


Police calls

Police calls

LIMA POLICE1600 block of Allentown Road, Lima — A theft was reported Monday.1800 block of North Cole Street, Lima — Police responded Monda...

November 30th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Roundup: Columbus Grove rolls past Continental
LSU hires Kelly away from Notre Dame to be Tigers next coach

LSU hires Kelly away from Notre Dame to be Tigers next coach

LSU is hiring Brian Kelly away from Notre Dame, a stunning move by one of the most accomplished coaches in college football jumping from the sportR...

November 29th, 2021 |  


Browns bummed and bewildered after loss

Browns bummed and bewildered after loss

CLEVELAND (AP) — One play after Baker Mayfield completed a 41-yard pass, a long gain that gave the Browns momentum and their banged-up quarterba...

November 29th, 2021 |  


Duke jumps to No. 1 in reshuffled AP Top 25

Duke jumps to No. 1 in reshuffled AP Top 25

Mike Krzyzewski’s final team at Duke has reached a familiar milestone: No. 1 in The Associated Press Top 25 men’s college basketball poll....

November 29th, 2021 |  


Bengals confident after pounding Steelers

Bengals confident after pounding Steelers

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals have built an offense around star quarterback Joe Burrow and big-play receivers.However, it was a fierc...

November 29th, 2021 |  


Fournette’s 4 touchdowns lift Tampa Bay over Indy

Fournette’s 4 touchdowns lift Tampa Bay over Indy

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Leonard Fournette capped a four-touchdown game with a 28-yard scoring run with 20 seconds left Sunday, giving Tampa Bay a 38...

November 28th, 2021 |  


Bengals crush Steelers, 41-10

Bengals crush Steelers, 41-10

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals cornerback Mike Hilton, who played for the Steelers for his first four years, got his first pick-6 at any level of foo...

November 28th, 2021 |  


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LIFESTYLE


Review: ‘Titan of Tehran’ blends history, memories

Review: ‘Titan of Tehran’ blends history, memories

When most of us get curious about our family history, we pay a visit to Ancestry.com. Shahrzad Elghanayan is not most of us.She is the granddaughter o...

November 27th, 2021 |  


What to do with Thanksgiving leftovers

What to do with Thanksgiving leftovers

We’ve all learned more than we bargained for about how to celebrate the holidays during uncertain times. Last year, many of us cooked smaller Th...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Dads are doing less at home again fearing the career hit

Dads are doing less at home again fearing the career hit

When the pandemic disrupted everything, it also thrust fathers into the home like never before. It was a moment that looked like it could bring some r...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Real Life Mama: ‘Mom, if I don’t have to be perfect, neither do you’

Real Life Mama: ‘Mom, if I don’t have to be perfect, neither do you’

I had a bad day. Or maybe it was a string of a couple of bad days. You know those days where nothing goes right and there is never enough time to get ...

November 27th, 2021 |  


The problem with ‘I feel your pain’

The problem with ‘I feel your pain’

“I feel your pain” passes as a virtue, but it is anything but. However well-intentioned, it is the gist of codependency.When someone else ...

November 27th, 2021 |  


David Trinko: Mulligans Bar provides a sign for our times

David Trinko: Mulligans Bar provides a sign for our times

In times of trouble, you find yourself looking for a sign.But you probably weren’t expecting these signs.“3 things that never lie: Small c...

November 27th, 2021 |  


OPINION


John Grindrod: Fall trips, a nip in the air, bursts of color

John Grindrod: Fall trips, a nip in the air, bursts of color

There really for me is no better time to travel than autumn. So, until winter officially arrives 20 days hence, memories of my mid-October trek throug...

November 30th, 2021 |  


Letter: Rude treatment at city hall

Letter: Rude treatment at city hall

If you want to see a video of how our city officials treat visitors to the city of Lima, do an online search for “Long Island Audit Mayor Forget...

November 30th, 2021 |  


Jerry Zezima: That’s using your shed

Jerry Zezima: That’s using your shed

If I had a sledgehammer, I’d sledgehammer in the morning, I’d sledgehammer in the evening, all over my land.I won’t sing the rest of...

November 29th, 2021 |  


Jim Krumel: Lima’s most celebrated babies doing just fine

Jim Krumel: Lima’s most celebrated babies doing just fine

There will be three or four conversations going on at one time.Music will be playing.The TV will be on in the background.And one child may be teasing ...

November 28th, 2021 updated: November 28th, 2021. |  


Letter: Yes, Lima’s a friendly city

Letter: Yes, Lima’s a friendly city

In Lima recently, the kindness of several people surely helped “make my day.”I was treated with extra consideration and patience during a ...

November 27th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


Is your company monitoring your work at home?

Is your company monitoring your work at home?

WASHINGTON — Despite evidence that working from home has not diminished U.S. productivity during the pandemic, employers are increasingly turnin...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Homebuyers — don’t rely on warranties

Homebuyers — don’t rely on warranties

Home buyers remain in a tough bind, chasing after homes amid steeply rising prices.The average price per square foot in Chicago is up more than 25% in...

November 27th, 2021 |  


How to cope with a stressful housing market

How to cope with a stressful housing market

As she hunted for a home this summer, first-time buyer Xinyu Li found herself feeling emotionally overwhelmed. She and her boyfriend had several offer...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Liz Weston: When a will won’t work

Liz Weston: When a will won’t work

A will allows you to distribute your worldly goods, select a guardian for minor children and name an executor to carry out your wishes.But you should ...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Why revised history is important in the job market

Why revised history is important in the job market

The American job market is a laggard, but it is catching up faster than it may first appear.The U.S. economy is bigger than it was before the COVID-19...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Are you paying $2,000 a year for a useless parking spot?

Are you paying $2,000 a year for a useless parking spot?

If you want to save money on housing, here’s a tip: Avoid shouldering the costs of accompanying parking spots.Parking spots are among the more e...

November 27th, 2021 |  


STATE NEWS


Ohio court to hear NASCAR challenge of tax on broadcasts

Ohio court to hear NASCAR challenge of tax on broadcasts

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Supreme Court has scheduled oral arguments in a case involving the state’s attempt to tax NASCAR for broadcasting its ...

November 30th, 2021 |  


FBI: Dayton mass shooter fantasized about killing for years

FBI: Dayton mass shooter fantasized about killing for years

COLUMBUS — The man who gunned down nine people in Dayton, Ohio, two years ago had fantasized about mass shootings, serial killings and murder-su...

November 29th, 2021 |  


Ohio lawmakers promote electric vehicle manufacturing

Ohio lawmakers promote electric vehicle manufacturing

COLUMBUS — Fearing it has already fallen behind neighboring Indiana and Michigan, the Ohio House has voted overwhelming to create a 10-member co...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Local artist creates pet portraits

Local artist creates pet portraits

LUCASVILLE — Local artist Riley Galloway has paired with Shawnee Animal Clinic (SAC) to continue her passion by drawing pet portraits.“I s...

November 25th, 2021 |  


Public nuisance laws give hope to both sides

Public nuisance laws give hope to both sides

CLEVELAND — A jury’s finding this week that three major pharmacy chains are responsible for contributing to the scourge of opioid addictio...

November 25th, 2021 |  


Fairness Act reaches Gov. DeWine’s desk

Fairness Act reaches Gov. DeWine’s desk

COLUMBUS — As coronavirus cases climb again in Ohio, a bill has reached Gov. Mike DeWine’s desk that would ensure that state government ca...

November 25th, 2021 |