Health briefs

Mercy Health expands partnershipCHARLOTTE, N.C. — Mercy Health, Ohio’s largest health system, has expanded its partnership with Premier, I...

August 24th, 2015 |  


Activate Allen County: Smoke-free workplaces

Activate Allen County: Smoke-free workplaces

It’s been said time and time again, cigarette smoking is no good for you. It is the leading preventable cause of death in the U.S. and is linked...

August 24th, 2015 |  


Births

BIRTHSSt. Rita’s Medical CenterAug. 23Darcy and Eric Bockrath, girl, Ottawa; Danielle and Dalton Mault, boy, Lima; Mercedes and Billy Johnson, b...

August 24th, 2015 updated: August 24th, 2015. |  



Dominating TV, Donald Trump a ratings draw

Dominating TV, Donald Trump a ratings draw

NEW YORK (AP) — Opinion polls are one thing, but Nielsen numbers speak more loudly to television executives: Republican presidential frontrunner...

August 24th, 2015 |  


Tracy Morgan weds long-time fiancee

Tracy Morgan weds long-time fiancee

NEW YORK — Tracy Morgan has married his fiancee of four years.According to the 46-year-old actor-comedian’s publicist, Lewis Key, Morgan w...

August 24th, 2015 updated: August 24th, 2015. |  


Meghan Daum: In a way, we all work for Amazon now

Meghan Daum: In a way, we all work for Amazon now

Maybe it all started with the drone tease. Remember back in 2013, when Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced plans to someday make deliveries via “Oct...

August 23rd, 2015 |  


‘Compton’ stays straight, again leads box office with $26.8M

‘Compton’ stays straight, again leads box office with $26.8M

NEW YORK (AP) — “Straight Outta Compton” easily maintained its box-office lead with an estimated $26.8 million in ticket sales over ...

August 23rd, 2015 |  


Baby Shower focuses on ‘infant vitality’

Baby Shower focuses on ‘infant vitality’

LIMA — Instead of focusing on infant mortality, some local agencies hosted a baby shower to highlight infant vitality on Saturday.UnitedHealthca...

August 23rd, 2015 |  


100th birthday: Louisa Cardosi

100th birthday: Louisa Cardosi

LIMA — Louisa Cardosi will celebrate her 100th birthday Aug. 27.She was born Aug. 27, 1915, to Victor and Susie Cardosi, who lived in the Golden...

August 23rd, 2015 |  


David Trinko: Summer of snoozing comes to an end

David Trinko: Summer of snoozing comes to an end

The calendar may say the days get shorter and the nights get longer ever since the start of summer.But the coming week will turn that all around in my...

August 23rd, 2015 |