Ford plans to electrify F-Series pickup

Ford plans to electrify F-Series pickup

DETROIT — Ford Motor Co. confirmed plans to build a fully electric F-Series pickup, which industry observers called an unexpected move that prot...

January 18th, 2019 |  


Average price increases 14% around Lima

Average price increases 14% around Lima

LIMA — It was a seller’s market in 2018.The West Central Association of Realtors found the average home sale price in the region rose by 1...

January 17th, 2019 |  


Soul food kitchen opens drive-thru, diner

Soul food kitchen opens drive-thru, diner

LIMA — Local soul food restaurant Cecil’s Grill has opened a drive-thru at 629 S. Main St., which will hold its grand opening next week.Bu...

January 16th, 2019 |  



Ford’s ‘corporate speak,’ lack of detail disappoints investors

Ford’s ‘corporate speak,’ lack of detail disappoints investors

DETROIT — After a tepid response from Wall Street following the announcement of a Ford-Volkswagen alliance to build commercial vehicles and mids...

January 16th, 2019 |  


Big bank rally helps US stocks finish higher; Goldman soars

Big bank rally helps US stocks finish higher; Goldman soars

NEW YORK (AP) — Banks surged Wednesday following strong results from a slew of financial companies, and U.S. stock indexes finished broadly high...

January 16th, 2019 |  


VW, Ford team up on pickups, explore deal on electrics

VW, Ford team up on pickups, explore deal on electrics

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Volkswagen and Ford are forming a global alliance to develop commercial vans and medium-sized pickups together while e...

January 15th, 2019 |  


No-shows for auto shows? Detroit and others aim to retool

No-shows for auto shows? Detroit and others aim to retool

DETROIT (AP) — At first glance, this year’s edition of the North American International Auto Show might look like any other from the past:...

January 15th, 2019 |  


US indexes hit one-month highs as Netflix leads tech rally

US indexes hit one-month highs as Netflix leads tech rally

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rallied to their highest level in more than a month Tuesday after China’s government moved to inject more life...

January 15th, 2019 |  


Bar opens in old Mark Pi’s China Gate

Bar opens in old Mark Pi’s China Gate

LIMA — Mulligans Bar has moved to the old Mark Pi’s China Gate building on North Street.The bar closed its old location on West High Stree...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Another sign of weakness in China weighs on US stocks

Another sign of weakness in China weighs on US stocks

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks took small losses Monday after China reported a drop in exports in December, but the market didn’t come close to ma...

January 14th, 2019 |