NEWS


Board of Commissioners of Johnny Appleseed Metropolitan Park District to hold meet

Board of Commissioners of Johnny Appleseed Metropolitan Park District to hold meet

LIMA — The board of commissioners of the Johnny Appleseed Metropolitan Park District will meet at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 21 at McElroy Environmen...

September 20th, 2021 |  


GOP state Sen. Matt Dolan jumps into US Senate race in Ohio

GOP state Sen. Matt Dolan jumps into US Senate race in Ohio

COLUMBUS — Republican state Sen. Matt Dolan formally entered the race for Ohio’s open U.S. Senate seat on Monday, adding a centrist voice ...

September 20th, 2021 updated: September 20th, 2021. |  


Ada teacher dies, counselors available Monday

Ada teacher dies, counselors available Monday

ADA — Counselors will be standing by at Ada schools on Monday after news surfaced over the weekend concerning the death of teacher Bill Faine.Th...

September 20th, 2021 updated: September 20th, 2021. |  


Unsolved murders haunt councilor Glenn

Unsolved murders haunt councilor Glenn

LIMA — Each year for the past five years, 6th Ward Lima Councilor Derry Glenn offered up $1,000 to anyone who can help solve a cold-case murder....

September 20th, 2021 updated: September 20th, 2021. |  


Area’s muralist Velasquez remembered

Area’s muralist Velasquez remembered

AKRON — You may not have heard the name Oscar Velasquez, but if you’ve lived in northwest Ohio you’ve seen the fruits of his labor.V...

September 20th, 2021 updated: September 20th, 2021. |  


Jim Krumel: Mayoral forum brings question about media

Jim Krumel: Mayoral forum brings question about media

She was one of several people who called Friday wanting to talk about Thursday evening’s mayoral forum hosted by the African-American Chamber of...

September 20th, 2021 updated: September 20th, 2021. |  


SPORTS


Dodgers top shaky Reds

Dodgers top shaky Reds

CINCINNATI (AP) — Clayton Kershaw pitched five sharp innings for his first win since June 27, Gavin Lux and Corey Seager each hit two-run homers...

September 19th, 2021 |  


Ohio State grade card: Buckeyes improve, but still need more

Ohio State grade card: Buckeyes improve, but still need more

A grade card on Ohio State’s 41-20 win over Tulsa:OFFENSE: B-TreVeyon Henderson’s 277 yards rushing broke Archie Griffin’s freshman ...

September 19th, 2021 |  


OSU rushes past Tulsa

OSU rushes past Tulsa

COLUMBUS — After a week of hearing what was wrong, TreVeyon Henderson gave Ohio State’s players, coaches and fans something very, very rig...

September 18th, 2021 updated: September 20th, 2021. |  


Roundup: Lima Central Catholic defeats Willard 60-2

Roundup: Lima Central Catholic defeats Willard 60-2

WILLARD — Keiron Bailey had 11 carries for 135 yards and a pair of touchdowns, including a 71-yarder, as Lima Central Catholic defeated Willard ...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Cross country: Lima area runners shine at Ottawa-Glandorf Blue/Gold Invitational

Cross country: Lima area runners shine at Ottawa-Glandorf Blue/Gold Invitational

OTTAWA — Perry senior Brady Yingst wanted to shift to a different gear at Saturday’s Ottawa-Glandorf Blue/Gold Invitational.Yingst shifted...

September 18th, 2021 updated: September 20th, 2021. |  


Ohio high school football scores for Friday, Sept. 17

Ohio high school football scores for Friday, Sept. 17

Akr. Coventry 50, Akr. Springfield 8Akr. Manchester 35, Loudonville 7Alliance 27, Salem 21, OTAlliance Marlington 42, Minerva 10Andover Pymatuning Val...

September 18th, 2021 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Dapper Dan talks logomania
First, she was a survivor: #MeToo’s Burke tells her story

First, she was a survivor: #MeToo’s Burke tells her story

“Maybe it won’t catch on.” That’s what Tarana Burke was thinking — indeed, hoping — when she first found out the p...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Real Life Mama: Use the power of your pen to cheer yourself on

Real Life Mama: Use the power of your pen to cheer yourself on

Every single time that my children decide that they want to pack instead of buy their lunch at school, I put in a little “pocket kiss,” ha...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Give teenagers clothes stipend to teach responsibility

Give teenagers clothes stipend to teach responsibility

Q: My two young teens are constantly begging me to buy them clothes. It’s become highly annoying. After reading your book on teenagers, I’...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Maybe it’s not Alzheimer’s

Maybe it’s not Alzheimer’s

What if it’s not Alzheimer’s?That’s a question many people are left with after their loved one is diagnosed with this disease. That ...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Clara Louise and Eugene Alvin Stites Sr.

Clara Louise and Eugene Alvin Stites Sr.

LIMA —Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Stites are celebrating 65 years of marriage with a train ride to all national parks out west.Stites and the former Cla...

September 18th, 2021 |  


David Trinko: Lending a hand when hers doesn’t work

David Trinko: Lending a hand when hers doesn’t work

It’s really quite a dramatic story how my wife broke her wrist last week.She was out in the savage animal’s natural habitat. In her quest ...

September 18th, 2021 |  


OPINION


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Jim Krumel: Mayoral forum brings question about media
Letter: Mayor’s race touches many

Letter: Mayor’s race touches many

I am sick and tired of criticism against non-Lima residents who wish to voice an opinion on the upcoming mayors race.While I disagree with Laura Mered...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Letter: Beware of the danger

Letter: Beware of the danger

You people that live in Country Club Hills, whose homes border Ferguson and Metzger reservoirs, pay attention to the “(No Hunting Beyond This Po...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Letter: Once we were Americans

Letter: Once we were Americans

Twenty years ago we were reminded that we were Americans — not Blacks, Whites, gays or trans.We didn’t proclaim our separate categories. W...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Letter: Solar power makes sense

Letter: Solar power makes sense

Reading The Lima News editorial page on Sept. 7 and 11, I concluded that some of your correspondents are unaware that, according to the USDA, over one...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Letter: Leave the jobs to Lima workers

Letter: Leave the jobs to Lima workers

I am proud to stand with Ohio Jobs for Ohio Workers of Allen County in opposing Cenovus Energy’s announcement that it will replace 3,000 Lima ar...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Llewellyn King:

Llewellyn King:

An assuring legend is printed on U.S. bills: “This note is legal tender for all debts, public and private.” I have always been glad to kno...

September 18th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


Ford confirms plan to double F-150 Lightning production

Ford confirms plan to double F-150 Lightning production

DETROIT — A year after revealing plans to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in the iconic Rouge Complex to build the all-electric F-150 Lig...

September 18th, 2021 |  


New materials can make Florida condos more durable

New materials can make Florida condos more durable

Unlike many diseases that afflict aging humans, there are already cures for the most common, serious and expensive threat to thousands of aging buildi...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Liz Weston: How to negotiate your way to a richer life

Liz Weston: How to negotiate your way to a richer life

Negotiating is an important personal finance skill that can help you earn more and pay less. Whether you’re discussing a job offer, dickering at...

September 18th, 2021 |  


How more homes may be for sale soon

How more homes may be for sale soon

The American housing market has been red hot. The combination of low borrowing rates, strong demand for more living and work-from-home space as the pa...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Land transfers, Sept. 9-15

Land transfers, Sept. 9-15

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Sept. 9 through 15. Figures reflect the sel...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Legal-Ease: Basic consumer protection law

Legal-Ease: Basic consumer protection law

There are several Ohio and federal laws that protect consumers’ rights. Of course, a consumer in the general sense is anyone who buys something....

September 18th, 2021 |  


STATE NEWS


GOP state Sen. Matt Dolan jumps into US Senate race in Ohio

GOP state Sen. Matt Dolan jumps into US Senate race in Ohio

COLUMBUS — Republican state Sen. Matt Dolan formally entered the race for Ohio’s open U.S. Senate seat on Monday, adding a centrist voice ...

September 20th, 2021 updated: September 20th, 2021. |  


Got milkweed? Drop off your pods at bin in Akron

Got milkweed? Drop off your pods at bin in Akron

Have you been growing milkweed in an effort to save monarch butterflies? Or do you know where common milkweed is growing in the wild?It’s almost...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Ex-Buckeye has his fingers in a lot of pies

Ex-Buckeye has his fingers in a lot of pies

Part of the foundation for Kenny Peterson’s success was laid during his time as a defensive tackle for the 2002 Ohio State team that upset Miami...

September 18th, 2021 |  


Car crashes into rising drawbridge, killing girl, 8

Car crashes into rising drawbridge, killing girl, 8

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A car crashed into a drawbridge being raised in Ohio, killing an 8-year-old girl, authorities said. Toledo police said the c...

September 11th, 2021 |  


2,976 candles mark lives lost on 9/11

2,976 candles mark lives lost on 9/11

In Cuyahoga Falls, a bell rang thrice three times, and in Tallmadge, thousands of candles lined walkways in the city’s famous Circle. Communitie...

September 11th, 2021 updated: September 12th, 2021. |  


Democrats, NAACP sue over Ohio stand-your-ground gun bill

Democrats, NAACP sue over Ohio stand-your-ground gun bill

CLEVELAND — Lawmakers in Ohio’s Republican-dominated Legislature violated the state constitution when they added and approved a last-minut...

September 9th, 2021 |