Samuel ‘Mr. Sign’ Kamin

Samuel ‘Mr. Sign’ Kamin

LIMA — If the fact Samuel Kamin was dubbed “Mr. Sign” by The Lima News, or that Neon Products Inc. (NPI), the firm he and James A. H...

May 21st, 2019 |  


Five generations: Piercefield family

Five generations: Piercefield family

Five generations of the Piercefield family gathered recently. Pictured are, from left, great-grandfather Ken Piercefield, great-great grandmother Mary...

May 18th, 2019 |  


Real Life Mama: Birthday planning mania

Real Life Mama: Birthday planning mania

It’s official: Birthday parties, and planning them, are the worst!Luckily, my kids’ birthdays are only about a month apart, so I can combi...

May 18th, 2019 |  



“Tolkien” – PG-13

“Tolkien” – PG-13

The Story “We should form a club,” says one of J.R.R. Tolkien’s (Harry Gilby) teenage school friends. “A fellowship!” th...

May 18th, 2019 |  


Sharon Jefferson: The white-washed house

In the book of Ezekiel 13: 11-15, say unto them which daub it with untampered motor, that it shall fall; “there shall be an overflow shower: and...

May 18th, 2019 |  


David Trinko: Dinner, a movie and exasperation

David Trinko: Dinner, a movie and exasperation

Why do I even try to do nice things for them?The thought crossed my mind Friday night. My wife took our 5-year-old out to shop for summer clothes. No ...

May 18th, 2019 |  


St. Rose Festival unofficially kicks off summer

St. Rose Festival unofficially kicks off summer

LIMA — The St. Rose Festival will once again unofficially kick off the summer this weekend. Festival chair Mary Paton said that’s right wh...

May 16th, 2019 |  


Bluesfest returning for second year

Bluesfest returning for second year

LIMA — Local blues performers of all ages will share their talent at this year’s Bluesfest.After a successful inaugural event last year at...

May 16th, 2019 |  


Editor’s Picks for week of May 17-23

FRIDAY:“Farce of Habit”: 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Encore Theatre, 991 N. Shore Drive, Lima. Adults $15, Seniors $12, Stu...

May 16th, 2019 |  


Down The Road: Upcoming exhibits, concerts and performances

Saturday, May 25The Arts Center School of Music and Dance recital “On Broadway”: Veterans Memorial Civic CenterFriday, June 7Hope Fest: Fo...

May 16th, 2019 |