NEWS


8:11 pm |      
Fun at the Auglaize Fair
Anonymous donor matching Civic Center donations

Anonymous donor matching Civic Center donations

LIMA — An anonymous donor has pledged to match donations for the Veterans Memorial Civic and Convention Center up to $25,000. The pledge comes i...

August 4th, 2021 |  


Theft reported at Allen County Museum’s Children’s Garden

Theft reported at Allen County Museum’s Children’s Garden

LIMA — The Allen County Museum is seeking the public’s help in solving a theft that took place sometime between 3 p.m. Saturday and 8:30 a...

August 4th, 2021 |  


Grand Lake Health to offer ‘Ask a Therapist’ sessions

Grand Lake Health to offer ‘Ask a Therapist’ sessions

MINSTER — Grand Lake Rehab physical therapists will be at the Minster YMCA, 4075 Wuebker Road, Minster, from 8-10 a.m. the last Wednesday of eac...

August 4th, 2021 |  


WOCAP brings pandemic relief to Lima

WOCAP brings pandemic relief to Lima

LIMA — The COVID-19 pandemic has caused hardships for many families in many different ways. What some people don’t know about are the reso...

August 4th, 2021 |  


CVS pharmacies to pay $15 minimum wage

CVS pharmacies to pay $15 minimum wage

LIMA — CVS Health will raise its hourly minimum wage to $15 effective July 22, the company announced on Wednesday. Already, 65% of CVS employees...

August 4th, 2021 |  


City of Lima encouraging mask use in city buildings

City of Lima encouraging mask use in city buildings

LIMA — COVID-19 cases are on the rise again in Allen County, prompting the city of Lima to make changes regarding its mask guidelines. To stay i...

August 4th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


10:20 pm |   
Reds survive Twins rally
7:33 pm
Updated: 10:16 pm. |   
Ohio State linebacker search continues
US reaches Olympic semis in men’s hoops

US reaches Olympic semis in men’s hoops

SAITAMA, Japan — Back and forth they went, the three-time defending Olympic champions from the U.S. on one side, the reigning Basketball World C...

August 3rd, 2021 |  


Biles returns, wins bronze medal

Biles returns, wins bronze medal

TOKYO — Simone Biles returned to the competition at the Tokyo Olympics in style, and will leave with another medal.What color it is really isn&#...

August 3rd, 2021 |  


Ohio State quarterback Stroud confident, but fueled by doubts

Ohio State quarterback Stroud confident, but fueled by doubts

COLUMBUS — Based on three small pieces of evidence many people see C.J. Stroud as the early leader to win the starting quarterback job at Ohio S...

August 3rd, 2021 updated: August 3rd, 2021. |  


Ramirez HR in Indians 10th; Jays’ 1st loss back in Canada

Ramirez HR in Indians 10th; Jays’ 1st loss back in Canada

TORONTO (AP) — Jose Ramirez homered to cap a three-run 10th inning and the Cleveland Indians beat the Blue Jays 5-2 Monday, snapping TorontoR...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


Running mates: Chubb, Browns sign 3-year extension

Running mates: Chubb, Browns sign 3-year extension

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Nick Chubb may celebrate his huge contract extension by running extra sprints or lifting more weights.“That’s who...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


Listen to this week’s LimaScores.com Weekly Podcast

Listen to this week’s LimaScores.com Weekly Podcast

Tom Usher and David Trinko wrap up the 2021 Lima Locos' season, highlighting key players and acknowledging the team's success in summer collegiate bas...

August 2nd, 2021 updated: August 2nd, 2021. |  


MULTIMEDIA - PHOTO STORE



LIFESTYLE


9:13 pm |    
Barriers to care
7:00 pm |    
Thoughts on doughnuts
Reminisce: The early days of taxis in Lima

Reminisce: The early days of taxis in Lima

From horse-drawn to horse-powered, open-air to air-conditioned, taxis in some form or other have transported people from here to there in Lima since t...

August 3rd, 2021 updated: August 3rd, 2021. |  


Lima Public Library Book Reviews

Lima Public Library Book Reviews

FICTIONStargazer by Anne HillermanWhat begins as a typical day for Officer Bernadette Manuelito—serving a bench warrant, dealing with a herd of ...

August 1st, 2021 |  


Springfield, Illinois:

Springfield, Illinois:

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — I’ve probably stopped in Springfield several dozen times on my way to Chicago or destinations to the north. There is a...

July 31st, 2021 |  


How Poppi is shaking up the soda market

How Poppi is shaking up the soda market

DALLAS — Don’t call it sparkling water, sugary soda, or a “woo-woo wellness” tonic. Dallas-based Poppi, founded by husband-and...

July 31st, 2021 |  


What Hollywood took from Mena Suvari

What Hollywood took from Mena Suvari

There are so many things Mena Suvari never wanted you to know. And there were ghosts of her past all over this town, willing to keep her secrets. Like...

July 31st, 2021 |  


Real Life Mama: Welcome, August: A month to do things, make memories

Real Life Mama: Welcome, August: A month to do things, make memories

August. I literally cannot even believe it. Seriously, this has been the longest, fastest year of my life. And I am beyond sad that we only have a mon...

July 31st, 2021 |  


OPINION


Letter: Help us continue ramp project

Letter: Help us continue ramp project

The UAW Local 1219 ramp project was started approximately 25 years ago as a joint effort by Ford Motor Co. and UAW Local 1219. Ford supplied funding a...

August 3rd, 2021 |  


Mark Figley:

Mark Figley:

Much has changed with sports in America since Colin Kaepernick first took a knee during the playing of the national anthem in 2016. And while wokester...

August 3rd, 2021 |  


John Grindrod: A final press box view of Lima’s boys of summer

John Grindrod: A final press box view of Lima’s boys of summer

We realize, save for Shawnee graduate Jake Hutchins this season, that our Lima Locos don’t really live here full time, but don’t try telli...

August 3rd, 2021 |  


Jerry Zezima: May the pest man win

Jerry Zezima: May the pest man win

My house is bugged. Not with listening devices, because the listeners (the CIA, the FBI, Russia) would soon be fast asleep after discovering that I le...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


New York Daily News: What to learn from Simone Biles

New York Daily News: What to learn from Simone Biles

Six Olympic medals and 25 more from world gymnastics championships is more than enough proof that Simone Biles is a young woman who knows how to withs...

July 31st, 2021 |  


Letter: Buyer beware with solar panel projects

Letter: Buyer beware with solar panel projects

The Toledo Zoo parking lot is a perfect example of how and where solar panels should be placed to get double duty out of an area that is necessary but...

July 31st, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


Davis named to national insurer’s Presidents Council

Davis named to national insurer’s Presidents Council

WAPAKONETA — Farmers Insurance agent Alan Davis has been named to the national insurer’s Presidents Council, reserved for the top 1% of in...

August 2nd, 2021 |  


Beekeepers turn hobby into a honey-maker

Beekeepers turn hobby into a honey-maker

DES PERES, Mo. — A vegetable garden was first on Tom Millis’ to-do list when he bought his home in the St. Louis suburb of Des Peres a dec...

July 31st, 2021 |  


With a labor shortage, why are older workers unemployed?

With a labor shortage, why are older workers unemployed?

In the early months of the pandemic, nearly 1.7 million workers over the age of 55 dropped out of the job market. With a public health crisis taking a...

July 31st, 2021 |  


Geometric design makes Palmyra unique

Geometric design makes Palmyra unique

The Palmyra is an intriguing plan with a bright, octagonal dining room at its core. The attractive brick and glass exterior is shaped like an eight-po...

July 31st, 2021 |  


The jobless unemployed

The jobless unemployed

What does it mean to be unemployed? It is not a philosophical or etymological question. It is an economic one.The COVID-19 pandemic amplified two very...

July 31st, 2021 |  


Biden wants more housing units

Biden wants more housing units

As lawmakers work their way through infrastructure proposals and appropriations bills, Democrats are confronted with a gap between President Joe Biden...

July 31st, 2021 |  


STATE NEWS


Trump-backed Carey, centrist Brown win Ohio US House races

Trump-backed Carey, centrist Brown win Ohio US House races

COLUMBUS — Mike Carey, a coal lobbyist backed by former President Donald Trump, beat a bevy of Republicans in central Ohio, while Cuyahoga Count...

August 4th, 2021 updated: August 4th, 2021. |  


Ohio Supreme Court won’t hear Richey’s appeal over online threats

Ohio Supreme Court won’t hear Richey’s appeal over online threats

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Supreme Court will not hear an appeal filed by former death row inmate Kenneth Richey seeking to overturn his conviction and...

August 4th, 2021 updated: August 4th, 2021. |  


Relatives of Dayton shooting victims sue gun magazine maker

Relatives of Dayton shooting victims sue gun magazine maker

COLUMBUS — The high-capacity magazine used by the man who gunned down nine people in Dayton two years ago serves no purpose other than allowing ...

August 3rd, 2021 |  


Columbus summer program offers leadership to Black girls

Columbus summer program offers leadership to Black girls

The Destiny Center was a flurry of activity Thursday morning as about 20 Black teenage girls filled the conference room at the Near East Side incubato...

July 31st, 2021 |  


Bernie Sanders comes to Akron

Bernie Sanders comes to Akron

The eyes of the nation will be on Northeast Ohio in Tuesday’s primary election for the 11th Congressional District, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders tol...

July 31st, 2021 |  


Court dismisses lawsuit seeking higher foster care payments

Court dismisses lawsuit seeking higher foster care payments

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The difference in foster care payments between licensed caregivers and relatives stepping in to help “is neither ideal no...

July 30th, 2021 |