George Will column: Finding our place in the universe

George Will column: Finding our place in the universe

BALTIMORE — Twinkling stars are pretty but, for astronomers, problematic. Twinkles are caused by the interference of Earth’s atmosphere wi...

October 3rd, 2015 |  


Quotes in the news

“I’m just trying to basically stock up for maybe four or five times what the normal volume would be.” — Chris Byers, owner of ...

October 3rd, 2015 |  


David Trinko: ‘Nana’ shows friend’s girls the power of family

David Trinko: ‘Nana’ shows friend’s girls the power of family

Biology doesn’t make you a parent. Love does.Cathy Jackson, 48, of Spencerville, keeps on proving that.“From day one, they called me Nana,...

October 3rd, 2015 |  



Trudy Rubin: Pipe dreams hit reality in Syria

Trudy Rubin: Pipe dreams hit reality in Syria

Not long after the Soviet Union collapsed in 1992, I wandered through the massive Russian Embassy compound in Damascus.As a center of Soviet power off...

October 3rd, 2015 |  


Cheryl Parson: Protect yourself online

Cheryl Parson: Protect yourself online

Back in 2004, the Department of Homeland Security established the first National Cyber Security Awareness Month in October to raise awareness and unde...

October 3rd, 2015 |  


Legal-Ease: Fairness in family business succession

Legal-Ease: Fairness in family business succession

Our region is one of the most entrepreneurial in the world. Even people who work full-time at a “regular” job often tinker in their garage...

October 3rd, 2015 |  


Editorial: Ohio court not supreme about open record rulings

Editorial: Ohio court not supreme about open record rulings

You’d like to believe Ohio’s Supreme Court would be on the side of open governments and the little guy. Unfortunately, it looks like it mi...

October 3rd, 2015 |  


Kathleen Parker: The GOP brat pack

Kathleen Parker: The GOP brat pack

WASHINGTON — The Republican Party’s “Freedom Caucus,” which has several less-charitable nicknames on Capitol Hill, is the dog ...

October 3rd, 2015 |  


Letter: Beware of rants about pope

This letter has been prompted by “Beware of man in Pope’s robes” (The Lima News, Sept. 26, 2015). It is extremely difficult not to d...

October 2nd, 2015 updated: October 5th, 2015. |  


Letter: Being duped on Issue 3

If there is a drug that can prevent seizure patients from having 2,000 seizures a day to just a few, the medical profession should be taking care of t...

October 2nd, 2015 |