What is sustainable?

What is sustainable?

What is sustainability? It has become a huge buzzword but I like this definition: supplying a growing world with food, fuel, feed and fiber — wh...

June 16th, 2021 |  


If you’ve been vaccinated, is it safe to travel?

If you’ve been vaccinated, is it safe to travel?

As more people are vaccinated for COVID-19, many are looking forward to being able to travel again. While many restrictions have been lifted, COVID-19...

June 16th, 2021 |  


For caffeine drinkers having surgery:

For caffeine drinkers having surgery:

Given that 90% of adults are caffeine users, you’d think that hospitals might consider what those orders not to eat or drink before and after su...

June 16th, 2021 |  



Reminisce: Big deal on Cook’s big tower fell apart

Reminisce: Big deal on Cook’s big tower fell apart

“We’ve been successful in Lima, and I wanted to give Lima something,” businessman Fred W. Cook told the Lima Citizen on Nov. 13, 196...

June 15th, 2021 |  


New Bremen High School congratulates students

New Bremen High School congratulates students

NEW BREMEN HIGH SCHOOL AND JUNIOR HIGHHigh Honor Roll (4.0)Grade 12: Jared Bergman, Kaitlyn Howell, Madison Lozier, Elli Roetgerman, Alayna ThiemanGra...

June 13th, 2021 |  


Lima Public Library Book Reviews

Lima Public Library Book Reviews

FICTIONKatharine Parr, The Sixth Wife by Alison WeirHaving sent his much-beloved but deceitful young wife Katheryn Howard to her beheading, King Henry...

June 13th, 2021 |  


Real Life Mama: The job of a Mommy – to equip kids to handle things on their own

Real Life Mama: The job of a Mommy – to equip kids to handle things on their own

“But, Mommy, I am not sure that I can do it - be away from you for three whole days.” Maylie went on, “You help me through all of my...

June 12th, 2021 |  


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 |