Bloomberg View: Congress knows what it needs to do on Puerto Rico

OCT. 22, 2015 — On Thursday, there was another congressional hearing on Puerto Rico’s fiscal travails. Yet Congress already knows what it ...

October 27th, 2015 |  


Letter: Keep Ohio from going to pot

Please vote “no” on Issue 3. Folks who became addicts all started with marijuana. Consider how much the people were paid in the TV ad. No ...

October 27th, 2015 |  


Don Stratton: One more day battling a vole

Don Stratton: One more day battling a vole

VOLE: A small, typically burrowing, mouse-like rodent with a rounded muzzle. That is the definition of an animal that many people never heard of, and ...

October 26th, 2015 |  



Jim Krumel: What makes a rose a rose; a thorn a thorn?

Jim Krumel: What makes a rose a rose; a thorn a thorn?

People have often asked what determines if someone gets a rose or a thorn.There is no formula. Not any kind of rating, scoring system, automatic bid o...

October 25th, 2015 updated: October 25th, 2015. |  


Rev. Ronald Fails: Lima’s failing schools a reflection of leadership

Rev. Ronald Fails: Lima’s failing schools a reflection of leadership

The education of our youth affects the economics of society locally, nationally, and globally. Too often, our focus is centered on national and global...

October 25th, 2015 |  


Editorial: The many hats of a council president fit Nixon better

Editorial: The many hats of a council president fit Nixon better

A city council president is called upon to be a referee, a facilitator and a guardian for the public.It is incumbent that the council president provid...

October 25th, 2015 |  


Thomas Lucente: Cost of capital punishment far exceeds its value

Thomas Lucente: Cost of capital punishment far exceeds its value

LIMA — On Monday, the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction revised its execution schedule, canceling all executions set for next yea...

October 25th, 2015 |  


Quotes in the news

“Where’d the false narrative start? It started with you, Madame Secretary. … At 10:08, with no evidence. At 10:08, before the attack...

October 24th, 2015 |  


If you invested $10,000 on Jan. 1 …

If you invested $10,000 on Jan. 1 …

NEW YORK (AP) — Maybe you shouldn’t have put your money under a mattress after all.The stock market is back in the black for the year afte...

October 24th, 2015 |  


Letter: Be proud of Jim Jordan

After watching Rep. Jim Jordan go after Mrs. Clinton during the most recent Benghazi hearings, I have to compliment the voters of Lima and surrounding...

October 24th, 2015 |