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Lima Memorial dedicates Serenity Garden

Lima Memorial dedicates Serenity Garden

LIMA — The stresses of working in a hospital these days can be quite daunting.At Lima Memorial Health System there’s now a place the front...

October 20th, 2021 |  


Lima schools’ fall break, parent-teacher conferences

Lima schools’ fall break, parent-teacher conferences

LIMA — Lima schools students will be on fall break from Thursday, Oct. 28, through Monday, Nov. 1. Parent-teacher conferences will be held the e...

October 20th, 2021 |  


OSU to host first gallery opening

LIMA — The Ohio State University-Lima campus will hold its first gallery opening with painter Gregory Botts from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 21, ...

October 20th, 2021 |  


Former Lima Senior teacher pleads to misdemeanor

Former Lima Senior teacher pleads to misdemeanor

LIMA — Former Lima Senior High School teacher Alan Kingsbery on Wednesday emphatically denied ever initiating physical contact of any sort with ...

October 20th, 2021 |  


LPD to host drive-through trick-or-treat

LPD to host drive-through trick-or-treat

LIMA — The Lima Police Department will host a drive-through trick-or-treat from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 28, at the Lima Municipal Cou...

October 20th, 2021 |  


White House details plans to vaccinate kids

White House details plans to vaccinate kids

WASHINGTON — Children ages 5 to 11 will soon be able to get a COVID-19 shot at their pediatrician’s office, local pharmacy and potentially...

October 20th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


Destination goal line

Destination goal line

COLUMBUS – Freshman Emeka Egbuka might be the closest thing to a game-breaking kick returner Ohio State has had in a long time, but OSU coach Ry...

October 20th, 2021 |  


Listen to this week’s LimaScores.com Weekly Podcast

Listen to this week’s LimaScores.com Weekly Podcast

Jose Nogueras and David Trinko talk about what it'll take to crown football champions in the Western Buckeye League and Northwest Conference, along wi...

October 20th, 2021 |  


Roundup: Ottawa-Glandorf, Bluffton win girls soccer sectional titles

Roundup: Ottawa-Glandorf, Bluffton win girls soccer sectional titles

Ottawa-Glandorf advanced to the district semifinals in girls high school soccer Tuesday night with an 8-1 victory against Delta.Lily Haselman and Make...

October 19th, 2021 updated: October 19th, 2021. |  


Girls soccer: Ottoville slips past Kalida

Girls soccer: Ottoville slips past Kalida

KALIDA — Ottoville ended a 14-year losing drought to Kalida and it could not have come at a better time as the Big Green downed their Putnam Cou...

October 19th, 2021 updated: October 20th, 2021. |  


College football: Ohio State staying with plan that has worked

College football: Ohio State staying with plan that has worked

COLUMBUS — Ohio State tried to make its week off last week as much like the weeks leading up to big wins over Akron, Rutgers and Maryland, coach...

October 19th, 2021 |  


LCC ranked No. 2 in Division VII

LCC ranked No. 2 in Division VII

High SchoolFootballLima Central Catholic jumped to No. 2 in Division VII in the latest Associated Press Ohio High School football poll released Monday...

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


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FDA aims for less salt in diets

FDA aims for less salt in diets

It’s no secret the U.S. depends on processed, packaged foods; they are convenient and affordable. But these foods are also the source of 70% of ...

October 20th, 2021 |  


‘Bach meets Cardi B’ group Black Violin performs Thursday in Lima

‘Bach meets Cardi B’ group Black Violin performs Thursday in Lima

LIMA — The comeback season has officially arrived to Veterans Memorial Civic Center. On Thursday night, Crouse Hall will play host to one of the...

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


Reminisce: Steffens’ 50 years in education

Reminisce: Steffens’ 50 years in education

Simon Steffens would later recall that Lima in the years after the Civil War seemed like the kind of place he would not want to be caught dead in.R...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Reminisce: When a tornado destroyed East

Reminisce: When a tornado destroyed East

On July 20, 1950, the day after a tornado ripped through Lima, The Lima News remembered an earlier, memorable storm.“On a sultry Saturday aftern...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Lima Public Library Book Reviews

Lima Public Library Book Reviews

FICTION The Thousand Crimes of Ming Tsu by Tom Lin Orphaned young, Ming Tsu, the son of Chinese immigrants, is raised by the notorious leader of a Cal...

October 17th, 2021 updated: October 18th, 2021. |  


Arts and crafts retailer Michaels to enter Etsy’s business

Arts and crafts retailer Michaels to enter Etsy’s business

Arts and crafts retailer Michaels has plans to compete directly with marketplaces such as Etsy that host some of its best customers: makers.The Irving...

October 16th, 2021 |  


OPINION


Letter: Case doesn’t add up

Letter: Case doesn’t add up

I recently finished reading “The Strange Case of Dr. Wine” which tells the story of a really unusual court case in Auglaize County. Dr. Do...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Letter: Questions for Hardesty

Letter: Questions for Hardesty

The first question I have in regards to Elizabeth Hardesty running for mayor: Would she be running if Dave Berger hadn’t said he wasn’t ru...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Letter: Lima schools levy not a new tax

Letter: Lima schools levy not a new tax

Voters in the Lima City School District will be asked to approve a renewal levy on the Nov. 2 ballot. It is not a new tax.The five-year, 5.99-mill com...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Letter: The positive choice for mayor

Letter: The positive choice for mayor

Why do some people in Lima need to be like some politicians in Columbus and Washington? It seems they only care about being right. It seems they only ...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Holy Cow! History: When the blackbirds called on Kentucky

Holy Cow! History: When the blackbirds called on Kentucky

Something about birds makes them a perfect fit with Halloween’s scary vibe. Think Edgar Allan Poe’s classic “The Raven” and Al...

October 19th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


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‘Want to sell your house?’

‘Want to sell your house?’

Here’s how desperate some real estate agents and investors are to find new homes to sell in Florida’s red-hot marketplace: They are sendin...

October 16th, 2021 |  


Why boats and bottom lines matter for investors

Why boats and bottom lines matter for investors

Investors will be listening to corporate financial results as the markets keep an eye on the waters off the coast of Southern California in the week a...

October 16th, 2021 |  


Liz Weston: Fortify your finances against natural disaster

Liz Weston: Fortify your finances against natural disaster

Emergency preparedness experts recommend that you have a “go bag” and a “stay bin” for disasters: kits with supplies to help y...

October 16th, 2021 |  


Avoiding a (supply chain) nightmare before Christmas

Avoiding a (supply chain) nightmare before Christmas

If everyone’s holiday gifts are stuck on a ship somewhere, then why isn’t toy store owner Don Kipper worried? Kipper and daughter Lily run...

October 16th, 2021 |  


Land transfers, Oct. 7-13

Land transfers, Oct. 7-13

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Oct. 7-13, 2021. Figures reflect the sellin...

October 16th, 2021 |  


Legal-Ease: Rights as a property co-owner

Legal-Ease: Rights as a property co-owner

Many people own real estate with another person or people. This often occurs when a group of people purchase some property together or inherit propert...

October 16th, 2021 |  


STATE NEWS


Gang with past abductions blamed for kidnapping Ohio missionaries in Haiti

Gang with past abductions blamed for kidnapping Ohio missionaries in Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — A gang blamed for kidnapping five priests and two nuns earlier this year in Haiti is now accused of kidnapping 17 missio...

October 17th, 2021 |  


Marathon a celebration of life for father of hospital patient

Marathon a celebration of life for father of hospital patient

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Jason Browning’s 10th marathon will be extra special this year.As he lines up to run in the Nationwide Children’s H...

October 16th, 2021 |  


Candidates report latest campaign fundraising hauls

Candidates report latest campaign fundraising hauls

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The candidates running for one of Ohio’s U.S. Senate seats in next year’s election reported their campaign hauls on...

October 16th, 2021 |  


Alarming rise in suicide rates among Black girls

Alarming rise in suicide rates among Black girls

CLEVELAND — An alarming rise of suicide rates among young Black girls has emerged during the coronavirus pandemic, experts said during a mental ...

October 16th, 2021 updated: October 16th, 2021. |  


Cupp rebukes lawmaker over anti-vaxx bill

Cupp rebukes lawmaker over anti-vaxx bill

COLUMBUS — The Republican speaker of the Ohio House has publicly rebuked a fellow GOP lawmaker over the lawmaker’s attempts to push a hard...

October 15th, 2021 |  


Most Republicans vying for US Senate in Ohio are vaccinated

Most Republicans vying for US Senate in Ohio are vaccinated

VERSAILLES — Most of the Republican candidates for Ohio’s open U.S. Senate seat said Thursday that they have been vaccinated against COVID...

October 15th, 2021 updated: October 15th, 2021. |