John Grindrod: The wedding gift, largely forgotten and yet …

John Grindrod: The wedding gift, largely forgotten and yet …

Of course, the narrative that matters the most to us, our own lives, is divided into chapters, and there is that chapter that begins somewhere between...

September 22nd, 2020 |  


Glenn Mollette: Could this work for America?Could this work for America?

Glenn Mollette: Could this work for America?Could this work for America?

The Bengals and The Browns stood togetherI haven’t watched much professional sports over the last few months. Last Thursday I did tune into the ...

September 21st, 2020 |  


Jim Krumel: Sneak a peek at our upcoming history section

Jim Krumel: Sneak a peek at our upcoming history section

Mark next Sunday on your calendar. Inside that Sept. 27 edition of The Lima News will be a 64-page glossy commemorative edition celebrating Allen Coun...

September 21st, 2020 updated: September 21st, 2020. |  



Michael Reagan: Don’t blame global warming for killer wildfires

Michael Reagan: Don’t blame global warming for killer wildfires

Lots of people in politics and the media out here in California are blaming global warming for the 26 major wildfires that have killed at least 24, bu...

September 19th, 2020 |  


David Trinko: Meaningful conversations, one car trip at a time

David Trinko: Meaningful conversations, one car trip at a time

It’s only five or six minutes in the car at a time, but I didn’t realize how much I’d missed it.To my children, it’s probably ...

September 19th, 2020 updated: September 19th, 2020. |  


Mark Figley: Looking for someone to blame? Blame Trump

Mark Figley: Looking for someone to blame? Blame Trump

After President Trump recently indicated he would explore defunding “anarchist jurisdictions” including New York City, Governor Cuomo blew...

September 19th, 2020 |  


Dr. Robert W. Chase: A policy that meets China head on.

Dr. Robert W. Chase: A policy that meets China head on.

I don’t know who sold Washington politicians and policymakers on the idea that the best way to bring back jobs from China is for the United Stat...

September 19th, 2020 |  


On Leadership: Helping kids’ coping with teddy bears

On Leadership: Helping kids’ coping with teddy bears

In each “On Leadership” column, Allen Lima Leadership Executive Director Matt Childers talks with a regional business leader. This week, h...

September 19th, 2020 |  


Legal-Ease: Newest virus laws limit lawsuits, protect churches, elections

Legal-Ease: Newest virus laws limit lawsuits, protect churches, elections

The current virus (under its various names) has thus far presented itself as the most perplexing illness in at least a generation, perhaps a century. ...

September 19th, 2020 |  


Dr. Jessica Johnson: Coming of age during COVID

Dr. Jessica Johnson: Coming of age during COVID

As I was revising my syllabus for my English composition classes at Ohio State University’s Lima campus during the summer, I decided to focus on...

September 18th, 2020 |