Chamber of Commerce names award winners at Star Wars-themed gala

Chamber of Commerce names award winners at Star Wars-themed gala

LIMA — Nearly 350 people turned out for a Star Wars-themed Lima/Allen County Chamber of Commerce Awards Gala on Wednesday, where six area busine...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Ohio seizes tigers, chimp, other exotic animals from farm

COLUMBUS (AP) — The state seized five tigers and five other animals from a northeast Ohio farm Wednesday, saying it hasn’t met the require...

May 4th, 2016 |  


High court: Ohio can retroactively alter funding for schools

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio can retroactively change funding for school districts and other political subdivisions, the state Supreme Court ruled on We...

May 4th, 2016 |  



Weak US hiring report sends stocks lower on Wall Street

Weak US hiring report sends stocks lower on Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. and global stock indexes moved lower a second day Wednesday following a dismal report on job creation that gave investors c...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Food bank to hold produce distribution Thursday at Health Partners

LIMA — The West Ohio Food Bank will hold a fresh produce handout beginning at 1:30 p.m. at Health Partners of Western Ohio, 441 E. Eighth St.The...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Jordan to speak at Allen County GOP lunch

LIMA — U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Urbana, will speak at the Allen County Republican Party Luncheon at 11:45 a.m. Friday at the Fraternal Order of E...

May 4th, 2016 |  


LACCA home ownership class includes down payment assistance

LIMA — Lima Allen Council on Community Affairs can provide up to $6,000 in down payment assistance as part of its class for first-time homebuyer...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Allen County JFS looking for transportation vendor for low-income families

LIMA — The Allen County Department of Job and Family Services is seeking vendors to provide transportation services for low-income families in t...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Allen County JFS seeking contracts for low-income family assistance

LIMA — The Allen County Department of Job and Family Services is looking for proposals for service contracts to aid low-income families with chi...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Education Roundup

Education Roundup

Putnam County resident recognizedCONTINENTAL — Chelsea Matson, of Continental, was recognized by Northwest State Community College, in Archbold....

May 4th, 2016 |