NEWS


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Family remembers Tavares Clay with candlelight vigil
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Lima Mall owner files for bankruptcy protection
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Lima bank robbed on Saturday; suspect still at large
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Investigation underway in death of St. Marys toddler
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Lima man pleads to reduced charges in assault on girlfriend
Rhodes Borra Center to open in August

Rhodes Borra Center to open in August

LIMA — Rhodes State College will open in August its downtown Lima campus, the Borra Center for Health Science Education & Innovation, markin...

June 14th, 2021 updated: June 14th, 2021. |  


Lima council acknowledges ‘street legal’ issue

Lima council acknowledges ‘street legal’ issue

LIMA — As the early days of summer roll on in Lima, some members of city council have voiced their concerns and grievances about the traffic pro...

June 14th, 2021 |  


Lordstown Motors’ rough road continues; CEO and CFO are out

Lordstown Motors’ rough road continues; CEO and CFO are out

The top two executives at Lordstown Motors have resigned as problems at the Ohio electric truck startup mount.CEO Steve Burns and Chief Financial Offi...

June 14th, 2021 |  


Church of the Nazarene holding weeklong worship celebration

Church of the Nazarene holding weeklong worship celebration

ST MARYS — The Northwestern Ohio District Church of the Nazarene is holding a weeklong worship celebration through Saturday called “The Ga...

June 14th, 2021 updated: June 14th, 2021. |  


Kibby, Central closing this week in Lima

Kibby, Central closing this week in Lima

LIMA — Two road closures will be occuring in Lima later this week.On Wednesday, June 16, East Kibby Street from South Central Avenue and Jackson...

June 14th, 2021 |  


Section of Reservoir Road closing Wednesday

Section of Reservoir Road closing Wednesday

ALLEN COUNTY — Starting at 8 a.m. Wednesday, June 16, Reservoir Road between Thayer and Cool roads will be closed for culvert replacement.The cl...

June 14th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Lincolnview falls in state finals
Jet Box knock off Locos, 6-3

Jet Box knock off Locos, 6-3

LIMA – It was an early-season tug-of-war for the top spot in the North Division.And for the night and in the standings, the Jet Box Baseball Clu...

June 13th, 2021 updated: June 14th, 2021. |  


Mariners beat Indians 6-2

Mariners beat Indians 6-2

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jake Fraley homered off AL Cy Young Award winner Shane Bieber after replacing the injured Mitch Haniger, and the Seattle Marine...

June 13th, 2021 |  


Surging Reds sweep Rockies

Surging Reds sweep Rockies

CINCINNATI (AP) — Eugenio Suárez hit an early two-run homer and the surging Cincinnati Reds climbed back over .500 for the first time since...

June 13th, 2021 |  


Djokovic claims 19th Slam with 5-set comeback at French Open

Djokovic claims 19th Slam with 5-set comeback at French Open

PARIS (AP) — Novak Djokovic left the court to go the locker room for a little chat with himself after dropping the first two sets of the French ...

June 13th, 2021 |  


Ledbetter belts two homers for Locos in victory

Ledbetter belts two homers for Locos in victory

LIMA – After starting the season with five straight wins, the Lima Locos then lost two in a row.The Locos needed to get back on track.And visiti...

June 12th, 2021 updated: June 12th, 2021. |  


Indians capitalize on Mariners error for 10th inning win

Indians capitalize on Mariners error for 10th inning win

CLEVELAND — César Hernández scored on a throwing error by pitcher Paul Sewald in the 10th inning, completing the Cleveland IndiansR...

June 12th, 2021 |  


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LIFESTYLE


Living with Children: Follow these four steps to give argumentative teenager the last word (and restore sanity)

Living with Children: Follow these four steps to give argumentative teenager the last word (and restore sanity)

Q: My 15-year-old daughter is slowly driving me insane! She argues with me about everything and always wants the last word. No matter how well I expla...

June 12th, 2021 |  


Vinyl record sales spinning

Vinyl record sales spinning

PORTLAND, Maine — Vinyl record sales surged during the pandemic as music lovers fattened their collections, and audio cassettes began a comeback...

June 12th, 2021 |  


David Trinko: Mask? No mask? Just don’t be a jerk

David Trinko: Mask? No mask? Just don’t be a jerk

I was the object of scorn at two different times in the same day last week for completely opposite actions.As we returned from vacationing in North Ca...

June 12th, 2021 |  


Art exhibits in the Lima area

Art exhibits in the Lima area

COLUMBUSColumbus Museum of Art480 E. Broad St.Open to all visitors 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Sunday and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday with timed ticke...

June 12th, 2021 |  


‘MeatEater’ audiobook will be a collection of close calls

‘MeatEater’ audiobook will be a collection of close calls

NEW YORK (AP) — Nothing like a terrifying encounter with a brown bear on the island of Afognak, Alaska, to inspire an audiobook project featurin...

June 12th, 2021 |  


Ex-Etiquette: When co-parenting seems impossible, seek professional help

Ex-Etiquette: When co-parenting seems impossible, seek professional help

Q. When my ex and I were together we had some pretty heated arguments. So, my question is, if we weren’t respectful when we were together, how d...

June 12th, 2021 |  


OPINION


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Jim Krumel: A simple man and a scarecrow
Letter: Sherrod Brown is Pinocchio

Letter: Sherrod Brown is Pinocchio

When Ohio’s Democrat Senator Sherrod Brown was in Lima, he was asked about President Biden’s proposed $400 million cut in funding to the t...

June 12th, 2021 |  


Stimulus: Savings vs. spending

After a year of uncertainty and financial upheaval, Americans have become more thrifty.Most adult citizens received more than a thousand dollars of st...

June 12th, 2021 |  


Letter: Why I won’t get the shot

Letter: Why I won’t get the shot

The Only Responsible action currently is not to take the shot. This is not a vaccine, it’s an experimental gene therapy and doesn’t preven...

June 12th, 2021 |  


Letter: Great care answers scare

Letter: Great care answers scare

Shawnee High School had a beautiful graduation on June 6 with beautiful music, beautiful speeches and I especially looked forward to watching my grand...

June 12th, 2021 |  


David Trinko: Mask? No mask? Just don’t be a jerk

David Trinko: Mask? No mask? Just don’t be a jerk

I was the object of scorn at two different times in the same day last week for completely opposite actions.As we returned from vacationing in North Ca...

June 12th, 2021 |  


Legal-Ease: What assets are safe from creditors?

Legal-Ease: What assets are safe from creditors?

As with any time in history, in the coming months, some people will not be able to pay all of their financial obligations. The pandemic, personal choi...

June 12th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


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Lima Mall owner files for bankruptcy protection
Effort to double tiny house villages in Seattle begins

Effort to double tiny house villages in Seattle begins

It’s going to be a busy summer at “The Hope Factory,” an 8,000-square-foot warehouse in Seattle’s SoDo neighborhood, where aro...

June 12th, 2021 |  


Tipping its hand on tapering

Tipping its hand on tapering

The first time the Federal Reserve announced it was going to cut back on buying government bonds, the investment markets threw a fit. That was in late...

June 12th, 2021 |  


Contemporary Parkview is eye-catching

Contemporary Parkview is eye-catching

Not only is this contemporary town home eye-catching and spacious, but it also fits neatly on a narrow lot.The Parkview’s footprint is perfectly...

June 12th, 2021 |  


New Alzheimer’s drug is costly

New Alzheimer’s drug is costly

WASHINGTON — A new $56,000-a-year Alzheimer’s drug would raise Medicare premiums broadly, and some patients who are prescribed the medicat...

June 12th, 2021 |  


Lumber is wildly expensive now

Lumber is wildly expensive now

The cost of a common commodity has scrambled summer plans, and it’s not gas: Soaring lumber prices are making new homes, renovations and even si...

June 12th, 2021 |  


Land transfers, June 3-9, 2021

Land transfers, June 3-9, 2021

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running June 3 through June 9. Figures reflect the ...

June 12th, 2021 |  


STATE NEWS


Lordstown Motors’ rough road continues; CEO and CFO are out

Lordstown Motors’ rough road continues; CEO and CFO are out

The top two executives at Lordstown Motors have resigned as problems at the Ohio electric truck startup mount.CEO Steve Burns and Chief Financial Offi...

June 14th, 2021 |  


Ex-church bus driver in Franklin sentenced for sexually abusing 2 boys

Ex-church bus driver in Franklin sentenced for sexually abusing 2 boys

CINCINNATI — A man who sexually abused two young boys he met while serving as a volunteer bus driver for a church was sentenced to 30 years in p...

June 14th, 2021 |  


Police standoff in Ohio ends in gunfire, suspect killed

Police standoff in Ohio ends in gunfire, suspect killed

PARMA — A 12-hour police standoff in Ohio ended in gunfire with the suspect dead early Monday.The standoff began after an off-duty police office...

June 14th, 2021 |  


‘Fingers crossed’: World War II sub to make stop in Erie

‘Fingers crossed’: World War II sub to make stop in Erie

Caretakers of a World War II submarine are holding their breath this weekend as their treasured relic prepares for a maintenance stop in Erie on Monda...

June 12th, 2021 |  


Cleveland Towpath Trail complete

Cleveland Towpath Trail complete

CLEVELAND, Ohio — The ceremonial ribbon cutting on Wednesday that marked the completion of the northernmost section of the Towpath Trail in Clev...

June 12th, 2021 |  


Judge asked to order arrest of witnesses in triple-slaying

Judge asked to order arrest of witnesses in triple-slaying

CLEVELAND (AP) — Prosecutors in Ohio asked a judge to issue arrest warrants for three witnesses sought in the retrial of the brother of Olympic ...

June 12th, 2021 |