Foreclosures continue to slide

Foreclosures continue to slide

LIMA — Foreclosure activity has reached its lowest point here since 2006, rendering the housing crisis a distant memory for many in west central...

January 26th, 2020 updated: January 26th, 2020. |  


Land transfers, Jan. 16-22

Land transfers, Jan. 16-22

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Jan. 16 through Jan. 22. Figures reflect th...

January 25th, 2020 |  


Test shows promise of self-driving cars for transit

Test shows promise of self-driving cars for transit

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Heads turn and smartphone cameras rise as the boxy, futuristic cars slip through the streets of this 384-year-old port city.E...

January 25th, 2020 |  



Crites joins State Farm insurance business

Crites joins State Farm insurance business

LIMA — Former Shawnee Alliance Church associate pastor Shane Crites is now an agent for State Farm Insurance agency.He now operates out of the 7...

January 25th, 2020 |  


Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative donates to charities

Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative donates to charities

PAULDING — Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative donated $8,000 to local organizations through the co-op’s Operation Round Up program, whic...

January 25th, 2020 |  


Home loan rates

Home loan rates

Rates for 30-year and 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages with zero points as of noon, Friday, Jan. 24, 2019:30 YR / 15 YR RATE %First Federal Bank3.50/3.00...

January 25th, 2020 |  


Legal-Ease: Powers of attorney and their effectiveness

Legal-Ease: Powers of attorney and their effectiveness

While alive, we sometimes cannot or do not want to make our own decisions. The reasons for this could be a medical condition such as early onset demen...

January 25th, 2020 |  


Cooper Tire named ‘Best Place to Work’ for LGBTQ equality

Cooper Tire named ‘Best Place to Work’ for LGBTQ equality

FINDLAY — Cooper Tire received a 100% score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2020 Corporate Equality Index, a national survey mea...

January 25th, 2020 |  


Area home sales slow in 2019

Area home sales slow in 2019

LIMA — Home sales in the Lima area were down 4.4% in 2019. But that was good news for sellers, as the average sale price rose 6.7% over the prev...

January 22nd, 2020 updated: January 22nd, 2020. |  


Car crashes into Alter Ego; store to remain open

Car crashes into Alter Ego; store to remain open

LIMA—A car crashed into Alter Ego Comics and Shop for Good – Gifts Boutique on Lima’s North Main Street in Lima on Monday afternoon....

January 21st, 2020 |