Home loan rates

Home loan rates

Rates for 30-year and 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages with zero points as of noon, Friday, March 6, 2020:30 YR / 15 YR RATE %First Federal Bank3.125/2.6...

March 7th, 2020 |  


Frantz named Optimist of the year

Frantz named Optimist of the year

LIMA — The Lima Noon Optimist club recently named Susan Frantz its Optimist of the Year.Frantz is a past club president who helped institute the...

March 7th, 2020 |  


Legal-Ease: Coronavirus and working from home

Legal-Ease: Coronavirus and working from home

The recent introduction of the Coronavirus has prompted several employers to encourage or require their employees to work from home. Obviously, not ev...

March 7th, 2020 updated: March 11th, 2020. |  



Economic report spotlights Ohio, Lima

Economic report spotlights Ohio, Lima

LIMA — Ohio and Lima are garnering national attention for their economic development efforts.The state took first place in Site Selection magazi...

March 5th, 2020 updated: March 5th, 2020. |  


Stay home? Sick leave policies could test outbreak response

Stay home? Sick leave policies could test outbreak response

LIMA — Inadequate sick leave policies will test whether American workers will stay home should they come in contact with the new coronavirus, po...

March 5th, 2020 updated: March 11th, 2020. |  


Celebrating Our Spirit

Celebrating Our Spirit

Some businesses and organizations are so important to their region, they just feel like part of the fabric of the community. Celebrating Our Spirit lo...

March 2nd, 2020 updated: March 2nd, 2020. |  


Insider Q&A: Dana Inc. CEO on electric vehicles, coronavirus

Insider Q&A: Dana Inc. CEO on electric vehicles, coronavirus

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — At auto parts maker Dana Inc., CEO Jim Kamsickas is like everyone else in the business, trying to manage competing needs for...

March 1st, 2020 updated: March 11th, 2020. |  


Kugler elected Convalescent Home Foundation board president

Kugler elected Convalescent Home Foundation board president

LIMA — Warner Kugler has been elected president of the Lima Convalescent Home Foundation’s board of trustees. Kugler, a retired educator a...

February 29th, 2020 |  


Cheryl Parson: Speak up if you’ve been scammed

Cheryl Parson: Speak up if you’ve been scammed

We get the call nearly every day. It comes from someone checking to see if the phone call or email they received may be a scam. When we inquire about ...

February 29th, 2020 |  


Land transfers, Feb. 20-26

Land transfers, Feb. 20-26

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Feb. 20 through Feb. 26. Figures reflect th...

February 29th, 2020 |