Area home sales slow in 2019

Area home sales slow in 2019

LIMA — Home sales in the Lima area were down 4.4% in 2019. But that was good news for sellers, as the average sale price rose 6.7% over the prev...

January 22nd, 2020 updated: January 22nd, 2020. |  


Car crashes into Alter Ego; store to remain open

Car crashes into Alter Ego; store to remain open

LIMA—A car crashed into Alter Ego Comics and Shop for Good – Gifts Boutique on Lima’s North Main Street in Lima on Monday afternoon....

January 21st, 2020 |  


Aldi — a budget Shangri-La

Aldi — a budget Shangri-La

For years, Amber Walker held a dim view of Aldi, the discount grocer whose U.S. headquarters sit just a mile from her home in Batavia, Ill.She associa...

January 21st, 2020 updated: January 21st, 2020. |  



Editorial: A gold nugget can be found in Lima on Cable Road

Editorial: A gold nugget can be found in Lima on Cable Road

The accolades flowed freely, as they should have Wednesday, when the University of Northwestern Ohio kicked off what will be a yearlong celebration of...

January 20th, 2020 updated: January 20th, 2020. |  


Leadership changes at Mercy Health-St. Rita’s

Leadership changes at Mercy Health-St. Rita’s

LIMA — Mercy Health-St. Rita’s has a new chief clinical officer and chief operating officer.Dr. Matt Owens, the former chief medical offic...

January 18th, 2020 |  


Another strong year forecast for new-car sales

Another strong year forecast for new-car sales

LIMA — New car sales in Allen County continued to grow in 2019, and industry experts predict the trend will continue nationwide during 2020.Last...

January 18th, 2020 |  


Don’t shop this way in 2020

Don’t shop this way in 2020

Overspending can be a serious downer for your budget.Kind of like that person in the movie theater who kicks the back of your seat: It’s annoyin...

January 18th, 2020 |  


Make this the year you stop wasting food (and money)

Make this the year you stop wasting food (and money)

Who hasn’t felt the shame of a refrigerator purge? You’re sentenced to face the forgotten leftovers, fuzzy produce and years-old salad dre...

January 18th, 2020 |  


Land transfers, Jan. 9-15

Land transfers, Jan. 9-15

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Jan. 9 through Jan. 15. Figures reflect the...

January 18th, 2020 |  


Cheryl Parson: How to avoid tax fraud

Cheryl Parson: How to avoid tax fraud

The Better Business Bureau has some suggestions for consumers and business owners for keeping their tax information secure and avoiding tax-related sc...

January 18th, 2020 |