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Campos graduates from police officer academy

Campos graduates from police officer academy

PIQUA — Edison State Community College’s Peace Officer Academy honored 13 students with a graduation ceremony on June 21, 2022, following ...

June 30th, 2022 |  


New project underway at Marimor

New project underway at Marimor

LIMA — A new project at Marimor is hoping to make the great days at the facility even greater.Marimor had previously partnered with the Allen Co...

June 30th, 2022 |  


Lima Municipal Court records

Lima Municipal Court records

June 23Jaden A. Bridge, 21, of Lima, found guilty of OVI. Sentence: 180 days jail. 167 days suspended. $525 fine; found guilty of physical control. Se...

June 30th, 2022 |  


Lee recognized by Edward Jones

Lee recognized by Edward Jones

LIMA — Jeff Lee recently received the Edward Jones Ted Jones Prospecting award which recognizes Edward Jones financial advisors who achieve high...

June 30th, 2022 |  


Police calls

Police calls

LIMA POLICE DEPARTMENT100 block of South Central Avenue, Lima — A theft was reported Wednesday.1000 block of North West Street, Lima — A t...

June 30th, 2022 |  


UNOH announces president’s and dean’s lists

UNOH announces president’s and dean’s lists

LIMA — The University of Northwestern Ohio released its Dean’s List and President’s List awards for the spring quarter 2022.The Coll...

June 30th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


NBA free agency opens Thursday

NBA free agency opens Thursday

Let the talking begin. The trading, too, and eventually the signing.Free agency opens Thursday in the NBA, with teams able to begin negotiating at 6 p...

June 29th, 2022 |  


Roundup: Harmon has low round at junior golf tourney

Roundup: Harmon has low round at junior golf tourney

OTTAWA — Boys 16-18 champ Carson Harmon from Lima shot an even-par 71 for the low round during Tuesday’sLima Junior Golf Association McDon...

June 28th, 2022 |  


QB Watson’s hearing continues today

QB Watson’s hearing continues today

The NFL insisted on an indefinite suspension while Deshaun Watson’s legal team argued there’s no basis for that punishment as both sides p...

June 28th, 2022 |  


Guardians end skid

Guardians end skid

CLEVELAND — The Guardians were about to slide further back in the AL Central. Amed Rosario jammed on the brakes.Rosario’s clutch two-run s...

June 28th, 2022 |  


Serena Williams loses opening match at Wimbledon

Serena Williams loses opening match at Wimbledon

WIMBLEDON, England — Serena Williams began — and ended — her comeback at Wimbledon after 364 days out of singles competition looking...

June 28th, 2022 |  


2022 Area golf course capsules

2022 Area golf course capsules

Arrowhead ParkCourse status: PublicAddress: 2211 Dirksen Road, Minster Road, MinsterPhone: 419-628-3111Golf facilities: 18 holes, driving rangeGreens ...

June 27th, 2022 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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‘Best of the Best’ area fireworks for the 4th of July and beyond

‘Best of the Best’ area fireworks for the 4th of July and beyond

LIMA — Warm nights, blankets spread on grass, and crowds oohing and aahing: whether you’re looking for a spot to see the sparkle on July 4...

June 30th, 2022 updated: June 30th, 2022. |  


Red, white and blue, Lima-style

Red, white and blue, Lima-style

LIMA — Thousands of spectators on average converge in Faurot Park for Lima’s Star Spangled Spectacular on July 4th each year, making it on...

June 30th, 2022 updated: June 30th, 2022. |  


Review: Butler did it — ‘Elvis’ revival grows as it goes

Review: Butler did it — ‘Elvis’ revival grows as it goes

Let’s cut to the chase: The new biopic “Elvis” is worthwhile, foremost for Austin Butler’s genuine and charismatic portrayal o...

June 29th, 2022 |  


Featured events coming up in the Lima region

Featured events coming up in the Lima region

5K RaceCheck-in starts at 6:30 p.m. ThursdayThe 2nd Annual Chiropractic Keeps Me Moving 5K race will start at 7:30 p.m. at the Car-E-It Party Shop, 12...

June 29th, 2022 |  


Births

Births

Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical CenterJune 28 — Nicole and Brent Sager, Ottawa, girl; Cindy and Christopher Sneary, Wapakoneta, boy; Ashle...

June 29th, 2022 |  


Reminisce: When presidents stopped in Lima

Reminisce: When presidents stopped in Lima

In late October 1960, during the final weeks of the heated and historic presidential race between Republican Richard M. Nixon and Democrat John F. Ken...

June 28th, 2022 |  


OPINION


Kelsey Bolar: Humiliation of the tampon shortage of ‘22

Kelsey Bolar: Humiliation of the tampon shortage of ‘22

As if $5 a gallon gas, a baby formula shortage and record-high inflation weren’t stressful enough for American women, we now have another proble...

June 29th, 2022 |  


Today’s editorial cartoons

Today’s editorial cartoons

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June 29th, 2022 |  


Letter: Crisis pregnancy centers are doing unethical work

Letter: Crisis pregnancy centers are doing unethical work

I have received a good deal of backchat, heat and even a few vague threats for my letter of May 21st in which I am critical of The Lima News’ co...

June 28th, 2022 |  


Holy Cow! History: America’s other Independence Day

Holy Cow! History: America’s other Independence Day

On a hot, muggy Thursday in early July 1776, a handful of men got together in Pennsylvania and declared their independence from Great Britain. But the...

June 28th, 2022 |  


Robin Abcarian: Abortion ban is just the first step

Robin Abcarian: Abortion ban is just the first step

Goodbye, legal right to abortion.Goodbye, separation of church and state.Goodbye, commonsense gun laws.Goodbye, Miranda rights.And that’s just t...

June 28th, 2022 |  


Michael Graham: Will anger over Supreme Sourt ruling save Democrats from Biden’s plunging poll numbers?

Michael Graham: Will anger over Supreme Sourt ruling save Democrats from Biden’s plunging poll numbers?

The outcome of the midterm elections will be determined by two numbers: Do voters care more about a 5-4 Supreme Court ruling on abortion or paying $5 ...

June 28th, 2022 |  


BUSINESS


Legal-Ease: For sale by owner advice

Legal-Ease: For sale by owner advice

Prospective homebuyers often search online on their own to find homes that are for sale. However, homes listed for sale can sometimes sell for more mo...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Brookville a bright, open country cottage house plan

Brookville a bright, open country cottage house plan

EUGENE, ORE. – Shake and lap siding combine with cultured stone veneer to make the Brookville a textural treat for the eyes. This country cottag...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Liz Weston: Is medical debt vanishing from credit reports?

Liz Weston: Is medical debt vanishing from credit reports?

Health care bills are about to become far less threatening to the financial well-being of millions of Americans.The three major credit bureaus are era...

June 25th, 2022 |  


World’s dirtiest oil and gas fields are in Russia, Turkmenistan and Texas

World’s dirtiest oil and gas fields are in Russia, Turkmenistan and Texas

Oil and natural gas fields in Russia, Turkmenistan and Texas are the most climate-damaging on Earth, according to a first-of-its kind analysis that lo...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Land transfers, June 16-22

Land transfers, June 16-22

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running June 16 through 22. Figures reflect the sel...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Area unemployment numbers mixed

Area unemployment numbers mixed

LIMA — The unemployment numbers for the month of May are a mixed bag, showing counties in the immediate area with numbers rising, lowering, and ...

June 23rd, 2022 updated: June 23rd, 2022. |  


STATE NEWS


State agency to lead probe into deadly Akron police shooting

State agency to lead probe into deadly Akron police shooting

AKRON — A man shot and killed by police following a vehicle and foot pursuit this week died from multiple gunshot wounds, and his death has been...

June 29th, 2022 |  


‘Silicon Heartland’ boon for Ohio, but families mourn homes

‘Silicon Heartland’ boon for Ohio, but families mourn homes

JOHNSTOWN, Ohio — When President Joe Biden applauded a decision by Intel Corp. to build a $20 billion semiconductor operation on “1,000 em...

June 29th, 2022 updated: June 29th, 2022. |  


Ohioans divided on decision to overturn Roe v. Wade

Ohioans divided on decision to overturn Roe v. Wade

People gathered in several cities throughout Ohio this weekend in protest of the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, returning abo...

June 26th, 2022 |  


Ohio Supreme Court says 6 candidates can appear on August primary ballot

Ohio Supreme Court says 6 candidates can appear on August primary ballot

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Supreme Court on Friday held that six Democratic candidates for various political offices can appear on the ballot in ...

June 25th, 2022 |  


DeWine urges Ohioans to find common ground in abortion debate

DeWine urges Ohioans to find common ground in abortion debate

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine said how Ohioans debate the abortion issue is important after the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday returned abortion law and policy ...

June 25th, 2022 |  


Gov. Mike DeWine grants execution reprieve to death row inmate

Gov. Mike DeWine grants execution reprieve to death row inmate

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A Cleveland man who shot and killed a Cleveland patrol officer in 2000 will remain on death row for another three years, under ...

June 25th, 2022 |