Real Life Mama: A good cry is in order

Real Life Mama: A good cry is in order

Dear Mama,Sometimes, it is OK to cry.And I am not talking about the 20 second “get yourself together” in the bathroom mirror while the bab...

March 23rd, 2019 |  


“Wonder Park” – PG

“Wonder Park” – PG

The Story“Can we talk about what’s going on with you?” concerned Dad (voice of Matthew Broderick) asks daughter June. “No, we ...

March 23rd, 2019 |  


David Trinko: When a national story is a local non-story

David Trinko: When a national story is a local non-story

“Never use generalizations” is one of my favorite sayings. I laugh because it violates itself, using a generalization while telling you to...

March 23rd, 2019 |  



Civic Center featuring Broadway show, children’s theater

Civic Center featuring Broadway show, children’s theater

LIMA — Things are gearing up at Veterans Memorial Civic Center for audiences of all ages and interests.This week the Civic Center will host an a...

March 21st, 2019 |  


Church Basement Ladies returns to Niswonger

Church Basement Ladies returns to Niswonger

VAN WERT — The Church Basement Ladies will return to the Niswonger Performing Arts Center this weekend for the first time in three years.The mus...

March 21st, 2019 |  


Quinn on Nutrition: Canola oil gets undeserved bad rap

Quinn on Nutrition: Canola oil gets undeserved bad rap

In response to a recent column in which I suggested canola oil as one good choice for popping corn “since it is low in saturated fat and has a h...

March 20th, 2019 |  


The persistent Bessie Crayton

The persistent Bessie Crayton

LIMA — “If the men of Allen and adjacent counties have been thinking that the women do not want to vote,” the Lima Daily News declar...

March 19th, 2019 |  


Five generations: Jones family

Five generations: Jones family

Five generations of the Jones family gathered recently: From left, Robert Jones, of Gomer, Gary Jones, of Fort Jennings, Heather Jones, of Cuyahoga Fa...

March 16th, 2019 |  


“Greta” – R

“Greta” – R

The Story“Cheri,” says elderly widow, Greta Hideg (Isabelle Huppert) to her new young friend, Frances McCullen (Chloe Grace Moritz). ̶...

March 16th, 2019 |  


Real Life Mama: Rampage with a happy ending

Real Life Mama: Rampage with a happy ending

For six years now, we have lived in this house. Do you know what that means? We have had six years to successfully fill our unfinished and relatively ...

March 16th, 2019 |