John Grindrod: Lima’s landmarks, some razed, some revitalized

John Grindrod: Lima’s landmarks, some razed, some revitalized

When it comes to the history of our city, people and events, of course, are important. However, there’s another historical component that can...

February 11th, 2020 |  


Jerry Zezima: Baking lesson really pans out

Jerry Zezima: Baking lesson really pans out

I never thought baking was a piece of cake, mainly because I’m half-baked. But I recently learned that I could have my cake and eat it, too, aft...

February 10th, 2020 |  


Jim Krumel: Three men, three thoughts on gun control

Jim Krumel: Three men, three thoughts on gun control

They came.They talked.And they disagreed.That pretty much sums up the conversation about gun control that took place during the annual Associated Pres...

February 10th, 2020 updated: February 10th, 2020. |  



Editorial: Issues raised in referendum fight shouldn’t be forgotten

Editorial: Issues raised in referendum fight shouldn’t be forgotten

The effort to give Ohio voters a chance to weigh in on a $1 billion nuclear bailout is dead. The coalition of natural gas interests, green energy advo...

February 9th, 2020 |  


Leonard Pitts Jr.: GOP playing the game by different rules

Leonard Pitts Jr.: GOP playing the game by different rules

Let’s try a thought experiment.Suppose your friend invites you to play Monopoly. But suppose she insists on a set of special rules applicable on...

February 9th, 2020 |  


Notebook: A week that didn’t follow a straight line

Notebook: A week that didn’t follow a straight line

It seemed like it dragged on, but in reality, the impeachment of President Donald Trump was the fastest impeachment ever. The House voted to impeach T...

February 8th, 2020 |  


John Kass: Trump impeachment backfires on Democrats, and Nancy Pelosi has a meltdown

John Kass: Trump impeachment backfires on Democrats, and Nancy Pelosi has a meltdown

The partisan impeachment of President Donald Trump finally passed, mercifully, like a kidney stone, with Democrats grimacing helplessly during acquitt...

February 8th, 2020 |  


David Trinko: Old-time sweets in high demand

David Trinko: Old-time sweets in high demand

My kids wanted 100 Grand the other day.They also wanted Mounds. And Swedish Fish. And Smarties.Everything that’s old is new again when it’...

February 8th, 2020 |  


On Leadership: Company culture the key to Garver

On Leadership: Company culture the key to Garver

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

February 8th, 2020 |  


Legal-Ease: Condos, PUDs and homeowner associations differ by what’s owned versus shared

Legal-Ease: Condos, PUDs and homeowner associations differ by what’s owned versus shared

Traditionally, people own houses with adjoining yards, driveway, garages and other outbuildings. The person owns that property without neighbors or an...

February 8th, 2020 |