FDA aims for less salt in diets

FDA aims for less salt in diets

It’s no secret the U.S. depends on processed, packaged foods; they are convenient and affordable. But these foods are also the source of 70% of ...

October 20th, 2021 |  


‘Bach meets Cardi B’ group Black Violin performs Thursday in Lima

‘Bach meets Cardi B’ group Black Violin performs Thursday in Lima

LIMA — The comeback season has officially arrived to Veterans Memorial Civic Center. On Thursday night, Crouse Hall will play host to one of the...

October 20th, 2021 updated: October 20th, 2021. |  


Reminisce: Steffens’ 50 years in education

Reminisce: Steffens’ 50 years in education

Simon Steffens would later recall that Lima in the years after the Civil War seemed like the kind of place he would not want to be caught dead in.R...

October 19th, 2021 |  



Reminisce: When a tornado destroyed East

Reminisce: When a tornado destroyed East

On July 20, 1950, the day after a tornado ripped through Lima, The Lima News remembered an earlier, memorable storm.“On a sultry Saturday aftern...

October 19th, 2021 |  


Lima Public Library Book Reviews

Lima Public Library Book Reviews

FICTION The Thousand Crimes of Ming Tsu by Tom Lin Orphaned young, Ming Tsu, the son of Chinese immigrants, is raised by the notorious leader of a Cal...

October 17th, 2021 updated: October 18th, 2021. |  


Arts and crafts retailer Michaels to enter Etsy’s business

Arts and crafts retailer Michaels to enter Etsy’s business

Arts and crafts retailer Michaels has plans to compete directly with marketplaces such as Etsy that host some of its best customers: makers.The Irving...

October 16th, 2021 |  


Playwright’s facial paralysis didn’t follow usual story

Playwright’s facial paralysis didn’t follow usual story

A decade ago the playwright Sarah Ruhl gave birth to twins and lost her smile, all at once. She was still in the maternity ward when her expression st...

October 16th, 2021 |  


How can parents teach kids to properly brush their teeth?

How can parents teach kids to properly brush their teeth?

Q: Teaching my 3-year-old how to brush her own teeth is difficult — and messy. What can I do to make this easier?A: It can take time, and, yes, ...

October 16th, 2021 |  


Here’s a simple solution: ‘Stop it!’

Here’s a simple solution: ‘Stop it!’

I often find myself telling parents that they need to stop doing something that is counterproductive and, in most cases, contributing significantly to...

October 16th, 2021 |  


David Trinko: Who needs a best friend? Just be a friend

David Trinko: Who needs a best friend? Just be a friend

My 13-year-old is struggling with a particular label right now. She can’t decide who her best friend is, or even who her primary friend group is...

October 16th, 2021 updated: October 18th, 2021. |