NEWS


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Lima retailers experience sales boom on Black Friday

Lima retailers experience sales boom on Black Friday

LIMA — Experts with the National Retail Association have been calling for record-breaking sales this holiday season and if the traditional Chris...

November 26th, 2021 |  


VFW Post 1275 to serve up dinner

VFW Post 1275 to serve up dinner

LIMA — The VFW Post 1275 Auxiliary will host a beef Manhattan dinner starting at 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 3, at 124 E. Elm St.Cost is $10 per person....

November 26th, 2021 |  


Rotary to host AEP discussion Nov. 29

Rotary to host AEP discussion Nov. 29

LIMA — Lima Rotary Club wil host a meeting at noon Monday, Nov. 29, in the north hall of the Veterans Memorial Civic Center at 7 Town Square.AEP...

November 26th, 2021 |  


Findlay MCPA to host ‘Charlie Brown Christmas’

Findlay MCPA to host ‘Charlie Brown Christmas’

FINDLAY — Marathon Center for the Performing Arts will host “A Charlie Brown Christmas Live on Stage” at 2 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec...

November 26th, 2021 |  


Adopt a Stocking: Mother of autistic boy needs support for holidays

Adopt a Stocking: Mother of autistic boy needs support for holidays

LIMA — Betsy agreed to raise a friend’s child when he was just two days old.Seven years later, Betsy (not her real name) is struggling to ...

November 26th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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Roundup: Area boys basketball season gets underway
Incentives everywhere in OSU-Michigan game

Incentives everywhere in OSU-Michigan game

It’s hard to put a price on what winning an Ohio State-Michigan football game is worth.Unless you’re Jim Harbaugh.Harbaugh has a lot on th...

November 26th, 2021 updated: November 26th, 2021. |  


Listen to this week’s BuckEyes Podcast with Jim Naveau

Listen to this week’s BuckEyes Podcast with Jim Naveau

After Ohio State's big win against Michigan State, it's time for Jim Naveau and David Trinko to talk about "The Game," this week's matchup at Michigan...

November 26th, 2021 |  


It’s the right game with the right name

It’s the right game with the right name

There are lots of things that make the Ohio State-Michigan football rivalry great.There’s great tradition in it. It’s played in great clas...

November 26th, 2021 |  


Lima area sports calendar

Lima area sports calendar

Note: Events may be canceled due to coronavirus outbreak. Each week, The Lima News publishes a calendar of events of local interest. Events should be ...

November 25th, 2021 |  


High school football: Ottawa-Glandorf making final four appearance

High school football: Ottawa-Glandorf making final four appearance

OTTAWA — From 0-2 to the final four.Ottawa-Glandorf’s season may not have started the way Titan head coach Ken Schriner would have liked b...

November 25th, 2021 |  


College football: Ohio State’s dominance of Michigan dates back to 2001 season

College football: Ohio State’s dominance of Michigan dates back to 2001 season

aWhere it began: Ann Arbor, Michigan. November 24, 2001.Where it ends: No one knows.Ohio State has defeated its biggest rival, Michigan, the last eigh...

November 25th, 2021 updated: November 26th, 2021. |  


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LIFESTYLE


For living actors of ‘It’s a Wonderful Life,’ film’s magic still resonates

For living actors of ‘It’s a Wonderful Life,’ film’s magic still resonates

“It’s a Wonderful Life,” Frank Capra’s story about redemption and a life fulfilled, bombed at the box office when it was relea...

November 25th, 2021 |  


Bring in holiday cheer with Kelly Clarkson, Pentatonix, more

Bring in holiday cheer with Kelly Clarkson, Pentatonix, more

It’s that time of year to grab some hot coco, don your coziest sweater and put on some festive tunes. Whether you’re dealing with holiday ...

November 25th, 2021 |  


Singer O’Donnell fills the air Saturday

Singer O’Donnell fills the air Saturday

LIMA — Sounds of the Emerald Isle will fill the air Saturday night at Veterans Memorial Civic Center.Daniel O’Donnell, an Irish singer and...

November 25th, 2021 |  


Blaze of Lights to illuminate Bluffton

Blaze of Lights to illuminate Bluffton

BLUFFTON — The Bluffton Blaze of Lights Festival & Parade is on the horizon for 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday in downtown Bluffton.The annual affair,...

November 25th, 2021 |  


Concerts in the Lima area

Concerts in the Lima area

COLUMBUSGenesis: Nationwide Arena, Dec. 8 Playboi Carti, Narcissist: Nationwide Arena, Dec. 10James Taylor with special guest Jackson Browne: Nationwi...

November 25th, 2021 |  


Holiday accountability

Holiday accountability

There are lots of holidays coming up that make binging that delicious, but terrible food so easy and convenient. Moderation is key. Get your fix of yo...

November 24th, 2021 |  


OPINION


Editorial: America’s conversion to electric cars ignores a major strategic vulnerability

As the United States tries to wean itself from fossil fuels and rebuild its infrastructure to make electric car usage more feasible, policymakers need...

November 26th, 2021 |  


U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar should be charged with a crime for the video he made showing him violently murdering Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.Gosar is a Rep...

November 25th, 2021 |  


About a month ago, I was traveling on the subway in Philadelphia when I was attacked by a young African-American male in a hoodie, who was angry that ...

November 25th, 2021 |  


Leonard Pitts Jr.: Recent exchanges of juvenile vitriol are from members of Congress

Leonard Pitts Jr.: Recent exchanges of juvenile vitriol are from members of Congress

It’s like something out of middle school.Rep. Paul Gosar posts video of an asinine anime that depicts him violently murdering Rep. Alexandria Oc...

November 25th, 2021 |  


Lori Borgman: Celebrating Thanksgiving with authentic flavor

Lori Borgman: Celebrating Thanksgiving with authentic flavor

Everyone has a dream, right? Some dreams are so big, you dare not think them out loud. But I did. I thought my dream out loud and now it is about to c...

November 25th, 2021 |  


BUSINESS


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Land transfers, Nov. 18-24
GM partners with suppliers to find a chips fix in North America

GM partners with suppliers to find a chips fix in North America

General Motors may have a solution to its semiconductor chip problem.The automaker is working with seven chip supplier partners on new designs of chip...

November 26th, 2021 |  


Garmann Miller receives corporate identity award

Garmann Miller receives corporate identity award

MINSTER — Garmann Miller was recently presented with the No. 1 Corporate Identity award in the nation during the Marketing Excellence Awards cer...

November 24th, 2021 |  


Architect opens new office in Celina

Architect opens new office in Celina

CELINA — Fanning Howey, an architectural firm, will open its new office on Friday, Dec. 3 at 128 W. Market St., Celina.There will be a ribbon-cu...

November 24th, 2021 |  


Unemployment numbers improve in most of Lima region

Unemployment numbers improve in most of Lima region

LIMA — Allen County’s unemployment rate dipped to its lowest rate since December 2019, according to statistics released Tuesday by the Ohi...

November 23rd, 2021 |  


Choppy day sees stocks mostly lower

Choppy day sees stocks mostly lower

A choppy day of trading on Wall Street ended with stocks mostly lower Monday, as a late-afternoon burst of selling derailed the market from another al...

November 22nd, 2021 |  


Who pays balance of special assessment if property is sold?

Who pays balance of special assessment if property is sold?

Q: Our association will be remodeling the clubhouse, and there will be a significant assessment. We will have the option to pay off the amount in one ...

November 20th, 2021 |  


STATE NEWS


Local artist creates pet portraits

Local artist creates pet portraits

LUCASVILLE — Local artist Riley Galloway has paired with Shawnee Animal Clinic (SAC) to continue her passion by drawing pet portraits.“I s...

November 25th, 2021 |  


Public nuisance laws give hope to both sides

Public nuisance laws give hope to both sides

CLEVELAND — A jury’s finding this week that three major pharmacy chains are responsible for contributing to the scourge of opioid addictio...

November 25th, 2021 |  


Fairness Act reaches Gov. DeWine’s desk

Fairness Act reaches Gov. DeWine’s desk

COLUMBUS — As coronavirus cases climb again in Ohio, a bill has reached Gov. Mike DeWine’s desk that would ensure that state government ca...

November 25th, 2021 |  


One more Thanksgiving meal

One more Thanksgiving meal

MASSILLON — Thanksgiving Day was bittersweet for Maj. Tom Perks and his wife, Maj. Linda-Jo Perks, co-commanders of the Salvation Army in Massil...

November 25th, 2021 |  


Jordan says he had coronavirus earlier this year

Jordan says he had coronavirus earlier this year

COLUMBUS — U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan had coronavirus early last summer, while he was in Ohio, the Champaign County Republican said this week in a med...

November 24th, 2021 |  


DeWine to equip Ohio troopers with 1,500 new body cameras

DeWine to equip Ohio troopers with 1,500 new body cameras

COLUMBUS — Over the next six months, Ohio will join a growing number of states whose highway troopers are equipped with body cameras, Republican...

November 24th, 2021 |