US stocks edge mostly lower as energy prices plunge again

US stocks edge mostly lower as energy prices plunge again

NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market was able to recover from steep losses to close slightly lower on Monday as investors looked past another drop i...

February 1st, 2016 |  


Understanding the job issues

Understanding the job issues

LIMA — Plenty of opportunities exist for people to find work in Lima and Allen County, according to economic development officials.However, many...

February 1st, 2016 updated: February 1st, 2016. |  


Finding help for black entrepreneurs

Finding help for black entrepreneurs

LIMA — Getting business funding is challenging for anyone, but it is even harder for African-Americans because of the barriers minorities face, ...

February 1st, 2016 updated: February 1st, 2016. |  



Gas prices up in Lima

Gas prices up in Lima

LIMA — Gas prices were up about 6 cents in Lima compared with last week.On Monday, GasBuddy.com reported the average gas price in Lima was at $1...

February 1st, 2016 updated: February 1st, 2016. |  


Car talk:Searching for an old Subaru

Car talk:Searching for an old Subaru

Dear Car Talk:I want to buy a used Subaru for my winter adventures, most likely a 2000-‘05 Outback or Forester with approximately 100,000 miles....

January 31st, 2016 |  


$9,300 profit-sharing checks at Ford

$9,300 profit-sharing checks at Ford

DETROIT — Ford has reported a strong fourth-quarter and full-year profit, enough to trigger record $9,300 profit-sharing checks for about 52,700...

January 31st, 2016 |  


Locally owned stores may be solution to food scarcity

Locally owned stores may be solution to food scarcity

LIMA — As major food retailers in the nation fail to expand their footprint enough to impact food scarcity locally, Allen County is trying a dif...

January 30th, 2016 |  


Applause for business achievements

Applause for business achievements

HONORSOttawa River Coalition honors fiveLIMA — The Ottawa River Coalition recently presented five awards at its annual meeting.Lima schools won ...

January 30th, 2016 |  


Biz Beat: Menchie’s to offer free FroYo

LIMA — National Frozen Yogurt Day is Monday, and at least one local vendor is participating.Menchie’s at The Center at Elida Road in Lima ...

January 30th, 2016 |  


Land transfers

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Jan. 21 o Jan. 27. Figures reflect the sell...

January 30th, 2016 |