Braving the cold’s bitter bite with a night hike

Braving the cold’s bitter bite with a night hike

Anne Coburn-Griffis leads the way through the darkness down a trail with a bright lantern on a very cold Saturday evening at the Quarry Farm Nature Pr...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Lima sees new pop-up testing sites

Lima sees new pop-up testing sites

LIMA — A new pop-up coronavirus testing site on the corner of Cole and Allentown Road is offering free rapid and PCR tests, as record demand for...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Single and looking to rent?

Single and looking to rent?

Wichita is the most affordable U.S. city for a single person to rent an apartment, an analysis of 1.2 million studio apartment listings has concluded....

January 15th, 2022 |  



Allen County Archers open for new season

Allen County Archers open for new season

SPENCERVILLE — Hidden from view along state Route 117, the Allen County Archers can be found practicing in the rain, snow or sunshine.The non-pr...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Great Train Show chugs into Ohio Expo Center

Great Train Show chugs into Ohio Expo Center

Trevor Clark has collected model trains since he was a child. Now, the 50-year-old man from North Lewisburg in Champaign County has more than 100 comp...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Expect more variants after omicron, scientists say

Expect more variants after omicron, scientists say

Get ready to learn more Greek letters. Scientists warn that omicron’s whirlwind advance practically ensures it won’t be the last version o...

January 15th, 2022 |  


David Trinko: The downfall of too much silence

David Trinko: The downfall of too much silence

I’ve always felt I do my best work with a crowd behind me.For the first decade in my career, I covered sports. It seemed like my finest stories ...

January 15th, 2022 |  


California has a new COVID-19 mortgage relief program

California has a new COVID-19 mortgage relief program

Federal COVID-19 relief dollars have already helped more than 140,000 California renters pay the debt they accrued to their landlords during the pande...

January 15th, 2022 |  


John Grindrod: Glimpses of America, 1957

John Grindrod: Glimpses of America, 1957

A couple of years ago, one of my sweet and gentle readers, Mary Crider, gave me a large stack of my favorite childhood magazine, Sports Illustrated, m...

January 15th, 2022 |  


LaRose honors Lima comic-book business

LaRose honors Lima comic-book business

COLUMBUS — Alter Ego Comics of Lima was one of eight businesses spotlighted by Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose in December.Mark Bowker, own...

January 15th, 2022 |