NEWS


Senior apartments at Indian Lake dealing with no air conditioning

Senior apartments at Indian Lake dealing with no air conditioning

RUSSELLS POINT — Indian Lake Villa, a senior living community at Indian Lake has been dealing with a situation where some of their units are wit...

June 23rd, 2021 |  


Ramos named interim director at homeless shelter

Ramos named interim director at homeless shelter

VAN WERT — Jamie Ramos has been named as interim executive director at Haven of Hope Men’s Homeless shelter in Van Wert.The shelter is des...

June 23rd, 2021 |  


Worship services at Mount Lookout Holiness Camp

Worship services at Mount Lookout Holiness Camp

WAYNESFIELD — Worship meetings are underway at Mount Lookout Holiness Camp this week. Services are currently running every night until June 27, ...

June 23rd, 2021 |  


Shawnee police seek public’s help to solve thefts from vehicles

Shawnee police seek public’s help to solve thefts from vehicles

SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP - The Shawnee Township Police Department is asking the public to help solve a string of vehicle break-ins that took place late Friday...

June 23rd, 2021 updated: June 23rd, 2021. |  


DeWine to skip Trump rally Saturday

DeWine to skip Trump rally Saturday

WELLINGTON, Ohio — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine and Lt. Gov. Jon Husted won’t attend former President Donald Trump’s rally in Lorain County...

June 23rd, 2021 |  


Gallery Talk to feature former ArtSpace directors

Gallery Talk to feature former ArtSpace directors

LIMA — ArtSpace/Lima will welcome back to Lima former executive directors Susan Cole Urano and Ellen Nelson for a Gallery Talk about their exper...

June 23rd, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Ohio State target emulates quarterback Fields

Ohio State target emulates quarterback Fields

COLUMBUS — Jadyn Davis could feel Justin Fields’ pain through the television screen as he watched Ohio State’s Sugar Bowl victory ov...

June 23rd, 2021 |  


Roundup: Lima area duo attempt to make Olympics at US track trials

Roundup: Lima area duo attempt to make Olympics at US track trials

Bluffton High School graduate Trevor Bassitt and Ohio Northern University alum and assistant coach Emily Richards will be attempting to earn spots on ...

June 22nd, 2021 |  


Reds halt losing streak

Reds halt losing streak

MINNEAPOLIS — The Cincinnati Reds didn’t look drained to manager David Bell, despite this recent slide.The boss was right, because the Red...

June 22nd, 2021 |  


Proposed College Football Playoff plan moves along

Proposed College Football Playoff plan moves along

DALLAS — The 11 university presidents and chancellors who oversee the College Football Playoff on Tuesday authorized a continued evaluation of a...

June 22nd, 2021 |  


Listen to this week’s LimaScores.com Weekly Podcast

Listen to this week’s LimaScores.com Weekly Podcast

Tom Usher and David Trinko talk about the season so far for the 2021 Lima Locos, a summer collegiate baseball team. ...

June 22nd, 2021 |  


MLB umps start checking pitchers

MLB umps start checking pitchers

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The search is on by major league umpires for sticky stuff that pitchers might use to doctor baseballs.What has long been...

June 21st, 2021 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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LGBTQ? Tell your doctor
Blurry vision as you age

Blurry vision as you age

Are you over 40 and suddenly feel like your straining to read things right in front of your face? Eye experts at Mayo Clinic say it’s actually a...

June 23rd, 2021 |  


Reminisce: Tully’s roots in St. Marys

Reminisce: Tully’s roots in St. Marys

Former boxing champion Gene Tunney, New York gossip columnists claimed in the summer of 1950, was “in the throes of literary composition.”...

June 22nd, 2021 |  


Lima Public Library Book Reviews

Lima Public Library Book Reviews

FICTION The Killing Hills by Chris Offutt Mick Hardin, an Army CID agent, is home on a leave that is almost done. His sister, newly risen to sheriff, ...

June 20th, 2021 |  


Pop culture

Pop culture

Any tortoise will tell you: Slow and steady wins the race.When a new food fad comes racing down the pike, its floppy ears folded back and its cute lit...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Rita Moreno on never giving up

Rita Moreno on never giving up

NEW YORK — Rita Moreno emigrated with her mother from Puerto Rico at age five. By six, she was dancing at Greenwich Village nightclubs. By 16, s...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Real Life Mama: To the father of my children: Thank you

Real Life Mama: To the father of my children: Thank you

To the father of my children, Paul,Thank you.Not only because it is Father’s day, but because I do not always tell you enough just how much I ap...

June 19th, 2021 |  


OPINION


Jay Ambrose: The unacknowledged war with Russia

Jay Ambrose: The unacknowledged war with Russia

President Joe Biden had a three-hour talk with Russian Premier Vladimir Putin in Geneva on June 16, said he laid down some red lines Russia had darned...

June 22nd, 2021 |  


Noah Feldman: Supreme Court puts NCAA on notice for athletes’ salaries

Noah Feldman: Supreme Court puts NCAA on notice for athletes’ salaries

In an important 9-0 opinion, the Supreme Court upheld a lower court decision saying that the NCAA is violating the antitrust laws by denying education...

June 22nd, 2021 |  


John Grindrod: Memphis, the second of my Tennessee three-step

John Grindrod: Memphis, the second of my Tennessee three-step

After a couple fun-filled days in Chattanooga, it was time for Jane and me to cover the 345 miles from Chattanooga to get to the Memphis region. I say...

June 22nd, 2021 |  


Jerry Zezima: Rolling in dough

Jerry Zezima: Rolling in dough

If I were to write a book about my adventures in Italian cooking - the highlight being a dish called Zezima’s Zesty Ziti Zinger, which did not, ...

June 21st, 2021 |  


Jim Krumel: ‘Go to’ person ending 47-year career at paper

Jim Krumel: ‘Go to’ person ending 47-year career at paper

You know who they are.They are the “go-to” people with whom you work.They know the ins and outs of the business. Who you contact for what....

June 21st, 2021 updated: June 21st, 2021. |  


Holy Cow! History: 111 prostitutes and the original Love Boat

Holy Cow! History: 111 prostitutes and the original Love Boat

Poor William Rosecrans was having a tough time in 1863.He was a Union general during the Civil War with two pressing problems. First, Abraham Lincoln ...

June 20th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


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Brisk home sales help fuel economy
National study: Lima ranks No. 3 in manufacturing

National study: Lima ranks No. 3 in manufacturing

LIMA — Lima is ranked No. 3 in the nation in manufacturing among cities with a population of 150,000 or less, a new study by AdvisorSmith Soluti...

June 20th, 2021 updated: June 21st, 2021. |  


Leaving family business not easy

Leaving family business not easy

John, Tony and George Venturella know it is going to be tough.You don’t just turn off the lights, lock the door and walk away from a restaurant ...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Retirement a bad word to 81-year-old

Retirement a bad word to 81-year-old

LIMA — Bob Johns defies the national statistics that say the average life span of a family-owned business is 24 years.Johns is the owner of Bob ...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Hand off to the next generation

Hand off to the next generation

LIMA — Jim Yarger followed a path familiar to many family-business owners when building his successful automobile body shop.He began learning th...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Can robots speed up drug discovery?

Can robots speed up drug discovery?

At Biosero’s San Diego headquarters, a mobile robot named Yoda wheels down the hallway to personally escort visitors to the company’s Acce...

June 19th, 2021 |  


National eviction moratorium set to expire

National eviction moratorium set to expire

With the federal eviction moratorium set to end June 30, millions of renters could be at risk of losing their homes.Although it’s possible that ...

June 19th, 2021 |  


STATE NEWS


Dayton offers ‘hottest jobs for college grads’

DAYTON, Ohio —The Dayton region is among the most desirable landing spots for new college graduates looking to jumpstart their careers, accordin...

June 20th, 2021 |  


Storm aftermath: What to do if your power goes out

Storm aftermath: What to do if your power goes out

In the wake of severe storms that left thousands without power, AAA experts are offering tips on how to deal with a power outage or damage to your hom...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Some GOP states give police more power

Some GOP states give police more power

COLUMBUS, Ohio — After a year of protests over police brutality, some Republican-controlled states have ignored or blocked police-reform proposa...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Fish free this weekend

Fish free this weekend

PERRY TWP. — Down a short path on the eastern shore of Sippo Lake existed a slice of tranquility.That’s where a reporter and photographer ...

June 19th, 2021 |  


Proposed bill could leave Ohio casinos without sports books

Proposed bill could leave Ohio casinos without sports books

CLEVELAND — Some Ohio casinos and racinos could be left with losing tickets if the state Senate’s sports betting legislation giving profes...

June 18th, 2021 |  


Man charged in deadly shootout at drag-racing track

Man charged in deadly shootout at drag-racing track

WEST SALEM, Ohio (AP) — A Cleveland man has been charged in connection with a shooting at a drag-racing track in northern Ohio that left an inno...

June 17th, 2021 |