Lima Land Hoops & History

Host Matt Childers looks back at momentous basketball events in the region and chats with former and current coaches from the region, including former LCC coach Bob Seggerson every other week. Weekly Podcast

Welcome to Boom XYZ, an examination of work, life and play in Northwest Ohio through a generational lens, presented by The Lima News.

Trinko Thinks So

Hear stories about family life and interesting local personalities from editor David Trinko.

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David Trinko: Goodbye from a longtime journalist


Way back in the fourth grade, I started working at my first newspaper.

David Trinko: The value of working together


My children’s earliest memories likely include a silly ritual that shows we’re all in this together.

David Trinko: Dad’s just along for the ride


It’s not where you take your children that matters. It’s where they take you.

David Trinko: Remember why they really will miss you


My wife started verbalizing all the things she had to do the night before she left on a once-in-a-lifetime vacation with her mother and sister.

David Trinko: Forgiven late fees at library are great idea


You don’t have to avoid your local librarian like she’s a debt collector anymore.

David Trinko: The rare lazy day of summer


It finally happened!

David Trinko: Mountain of memories in the old newsroom


I strolled through my memories while walking in the old Lima News building on Elida Road for the last time earlier this week.

David Trinko: A son’s words in defense of one tough mother


Sometimes I’ll bump into someone who meets my mother and tells me about the exchange.

David Trinko: Alexa’s new patterns of a teenager


It appears we have another teenager in our home.

David Trinko: Teaching your own child to be a leader


It’s one thing to say you’re a leader. It’s another to prove it.