New online store offers help to shuttered indie booksellers

New online store offers help to shuttered indie booksellers

Andy Hunter, founder of a new online sales outlet for independent booksellers, had seen a crisis building well before the coronavirus pandemic shut do...

April 2nd, 2020 |  


Get This: Officers find an alligator while responding to robbery

Get This: Officers find an alligator while responding to robbery

COLUMBUS (AP) — Columbus Police discovered a live alligator while responding to an alleged robbery involving a gun and an Xbox.Police said that ...

April 2nd, 2020 |  


Ready to exercise at home?

Ready to exercise at home?

ST. LOUIS — When Lori Patterson launched Boot Camp Challenge fitness classes in St. Peters, Mo., 19 years ago, one of her main goals was camarad...

April 1st, 2020 updated: April 1st, 2020. |  



Ask a Doctor: Heartburn a real pain

Ask a Doctor: Heartburn a real pain

Question: — I’m tormented frequently by heartburn. Why does this happen, and is there anything you can recommend? I really don’t wan...

April 1st, 2020 |  


Quinn on Nutrition: Genes that fit

Quinn on Nutrition: Genes that fit

Look in the mirror. A lot of what you see came from your parents, grandparents and on down the line. And a lot of what goes on inside our bodies ̵...

April 1st, 2020 |  


Influenza pandemic of 1918

Influenza pandemic of 1918

LIMA — By the time readers of the Lima Times-Democrat got their newspapers the evening of Oct. 16, 1919, a relentless biting wind had driven out...

March 31st, 2020 updated: April 2nd, 2020. |  


Longtime soap opera actor John Callahan dies at 66

Longtime soap opera actor John Callahan dies at 66

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actor John Callahan, known for playing Edmund Grey on “All My Children” and also starring on other soaps includin...

March 29th, 2020 |  


Get This: Shop sells ‘hundreds’ of doughnuts starring Dr. Fauci’s face

Get This: Shop sells ‘hundreds’ of doughnuts starring Dr. Fauci’s face

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — An upstate New York doughnut shop is featuring the likeness of the doctor leading the country’s battle with coronav...

March 29th, 2020 |  


Delphos Jefferson Wildcat takes mascot title as city bands together

Delphos Jefferson Wildcat takes mascot title as city bands together

DELPHOS — Blue Jays and Wildcats alike banded together for The Lima News’ high school mascot bracket.The city of Delphos whittled down the...

March 28th, 2020 |  


Makers answer the call for masks

Makers answer the call for masks

LIMA — Hospitals across the country have asked for donations of personal protective equipment as they worked to ration the medical masks they po...

March 28th, 2020 |