Letter: Autumn Swanson does her homework

Letter: Autumn Swanson does her homework

Research Is Important for Voters and CandidatesMany local voters are well aware of the candidates seeking to be the next mayor of the City of Lima. Pe...

October 18th, 2021 |  


Letter: STRS in need of oversight

Letter: STRS in need of oversight

I am a retired teacher from Lima and I am very concerned about the lack of oversight of the State Teacher Retirement System (STRS) board. There has no...

October 16th, 2021 |  


Letter: Respect and common courtesy

Letter: Respect and common courtesy

Last week, I went to Little Caesar’s to grab myself a pizza for dinner. I had to go through the drive thru, because the lobby was closed. Twice ...

October 16th, 2021 |  



Letter: What I want in a mayor

Letter: What I want in a mayor

I want a mayor who knows what it is like to struggle with the problems of raising a family. I want a mayor who knows what it is like to sit at the kit...

October 16th, 2021 |  


I have known Elizabeth Hardesty for more than 25 years. We attended school together since elementary through becoming graduates of Lima Senior High Sc...

October 16th, 2021 |  


Letter: Lima Schools worth your support

Letter: Lima Schools worth your support

As a proud graduate of Lima City Schools, I am supporting the district’s renewal levy. Our children are graduates and now our grandchildren are ...

October 15th, 2021 |  


Letter: No free passes on city taxes

Letter: No free passes on city taxes

For 25 years I worked at General Motors in Defiance. We were told by the City of Lima that we had to payLima City Tax if we lived in Lima and worked o...

October 15th, 2021 |  


Letter: Hold Hardesty accountable for Lima taxes

Letter: Hold Hardesty accountable for Lima taxes

I was party to a lawsuit challenging the residency of Elizabeth Hardesty, candidate for Lima mayor. My challenge stemmed from Ms. Hardesty’s res...

October 15th, 2021 |  


Try wearingbig-boy pants

Try wearingbig-boy pants

It’s getting a little more than just plain intolerable listening to conservatives and the Republican Party whine like a group of spoiled childre...

October 14th, 2021 |  


Letter: Still steaming over evacuation

Letter: Still steaming over evacuation

Anyone with half a brain would have known that the way to evacuate our troops from Afghanistan would be: American embassy and other Americans first &#...

October 13th, 2021 |