Allen County Children Services plans foster parent trainings starting Oct. 1

LIMA — Allen County Children Services will offer free pre-service training for people willing to open their homes up as foster parents.“Th...

September 5th, 2015 updated: September 5th, 2015. |  


David Trinko: It really is a laughing matter

David Trinko: It really is a laughing matter

If they’re not laughing with you, they’re laughing at you. And I’d much rather have them laughing with me.Most of us have had a mome...

September 5th, 2015 |  


Superheroes, for once, don’t rule Hollywood’s summer

Superheroes, for once, don’t rule Hollywood’s summer

NEW YORK — After a lackluster 2014 summer, Hollywood has bounced back with one of its best seasons ever. But the most surprising part of the tur...

September 5th, 2015 |  



Foodwifery creators teach ‘traditional’ cooking

Foodwifery creators teach ‘traditional’ cooking

LIMA — It started as teaching people in their own kitchens.Friends would ask Laurie Smith or Jamie Fiene to show them how to make “traditi...

September 5th, 2015 |  


Applause for business achievements

Applause for business achievements

AWARDSParranto receives immunization awardLIMA — Dr. Gregory Parranto, of St. Rita’s Professional Services, won an Immunization Coverage I...

September 5th, 2015 |  


Crime Stoppers

Crime Stoppers

THOSE WHO HAVE INFORMATION CAN CALL CRIME STOPPERS AT 419-229-7867SOLVING CRIMESLaw-enforcement officials were looking for information about the crime...

September 5th, 2015 |  


Land transfers

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Aug. 27 to Sept. 2. Figures reflect the sel...

September 5th, 2015 |  


Home loan rates

Rates for 30-year and 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages with zero points as of noon, Friday, Sept. 4, 2015:30 YR / 15 YR RATE %Citizens National Bank3.875...

September 5th, 2015 |  


Legal-Ease: Lawsuits often involve work after the case is closed

Legal-Ease: Lawsuits often involve work after the case is closed

Lawsuits between or among people or businesses are called “civil” lawsuits, even though the participants in such lawsuits are not always c...

September 5th, 2015 |  


Dog Days come to Lima

Dog Days come to Lima

LIMA — Forget the suit and tie.Everyone is donning the cut-off T-shirt, jeans and shiny belt buckles this weekend during Max’s Flea Market...

September 4th, 2015 updated: September 5th, 2015. |