Letter: Truth and the comfort zone

Letter: Truth and the comfort zone

Truth is the property of being in accord with fact or reality as the dictionary defines it. Unfortunately, we live in a world of comfort in which beli...

November 19th, 2021 |  


Letter: Anti-abortion crusade wrong

Letter: Anti-abortion crusade wrong

HB 408 bans all abortions at anytime during a pregnancy, and also turns citizens against each other by offering a $10,000 bounty to people who turn in...

November 18th, 2021 |  


Leonard Pitts Jr.: How young is too young to teach white kids about race?

Leonard Pitts Jr.: How young is too young to teach white kids about race?

Isabella Tichenor killed herself a few days ago. She was 10 years old.Her mother, Brittany Tichenor-Cox, said last week that her daughter — she ...

November 18th, 2021 |  



Lori Borgman: Top 5 turkey day cooking tips

Lori Borgman: Top 5 turkey day cooking tips

I have personally prepared, or helped prepare, more than 40 Thanksgiving turkeys over the years, several of which were entirely edible. Drawing on my ...

November 18th, 2021 |  


Jerry Zezima: Skate expectations

Jerry Zezima: Skate expectations

Because I have always thought that a double Axel is something in my car and that ice is best used in cocktails, I’ve never been a big fan of fig...

November 17th, 2021 |  


Ohio House prepares to loosen gun restrictions

Ohio House prepares to loosen gun restrictions

Ohioans would no longer need a license to carry a concealed firearm, and teachers would need less training to carry a gun in the classroom, under two ...

November 17th, 2021 |  


Letter: Redistricting is today’s sad joke

Letter: Redistricting is today’s sad joke

Recent articles and editorials in The Lima News have once again prompted me to write about the issues with the two-party system. One writer praises so...

November 16th, 2021 |  


Thomas Suddes: Looking over the 2022 field in Ohio, and figuring the odds

Thomas Suddes: Looking over the 2022 field in Ohio, and figuring the odds

A year out from November 2022’s statewide election is as good a time as any to risk predicting who’ll run for what, and win, subject to Oh...

November 16th, 2021 |  


Letter: The word of Khrushchev

Letter: The word of Khrushchev

I recently came across a quote from former premier of the Soviet Union Nikita Khrushchev dated Sept. 29,1959. How much of his quote mirrors what’...

November 16th, 2021 |  


Holy Cow! History: Teddy’s Traumatized Thanksgiving Turkey

Holy Cow! History: Teddy’s Traumatized Thanksgiving Turkey

Call it the first “Fake News” White House feud. And it arrived just in time for the holiday season. Of 1904.In the early days of the 20th ...

November 16th, 2021 |