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Michigan man indicted in Bluffton robbery

BLUFFTON — A Michigan man was indicted this week in connection with the armed robbery of the Circle K store in Bluffton in April, Bluffton Polic...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Routine inspection led to reported active shooter at DC-area military base

Routine inspection led to reported active shooter at DC-area military base

JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. — Officials say reports of an active shooter at a military post outside Washington stemmed from someone who made a distr...

June 30th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


Holiday tips for a safe 4th of July

Holiday tips for a safe 4th of July

LIMA—As the most American holiday, the Fourth of July celebrates the road to freedom carved out by the signing of the Declaration of Independenc...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Former players file federal lawsuit against coaches. other St. Marys City School District officials

Former players file federal lawsuit against coaches. other St. Marys City School District officials

ST. MARYS — A federal lawsuit was filed in Toledo against various officials of the St. Marys City School District on Wednesday.The lawsuit, file...

June 29th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


OSU band trainer gets prison for sexual battery

OSU band trainer gets prison for sexual battery

COLUMBUS (AP) — A former Ohio State University drum major instructor accused of raping a female student was sentenced Wednesday to three years i...

June 29th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Ortiz lifts Locos
Inside-the-park HR contributes to Reds’ defeat

Inside-the-park HR contributes to Reds’ defeat

CINCINNATI — Left fielder Adam Duvall and center fielder Billy Hamilton called for the ball at the same time. Neither one got it, setting up ano...

June 30th, 2016 |  


James a free agent after declining contract option

James a free agent after declining contract option

CLEVELAND — LeBron James is about to hit the free-agency market and stay right at home.James declined his player option for next season with the...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Former players file federal lawsuit against coaches. other St. Marys City School District officials

Former players file federal lawsuit against coaches. other St. Marys City School District officials

ST. MARYS — A federal lawsuit was filed in Toledo against various officials of the St. Marys City School District on Wednesday.The lawsuit, file...

June 29th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


Rockford girl in National Pitch, Hit, & Run finals

ROCKFORD — Rockford 8-year old softball player Brittyn Bruns has qualified to compete in the National Pitch, Hit, & Run Final Competition at...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Indians beat Braves for longest winning streak in 34 years

Indians beat Braves for longest winning streak in 34 years

AP Sports WriterEds: Indians 5, Braves 3. Updates. Recasts headline. With AP Photos.ATLANTA (AP) — Carlos Santana hit a tie-breaking single in C...

June 29th, 2016 |  


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LIFESTYLE


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Star Spangled Spectacular: A guide

“Independence Day: Resurgence” – PG-13

The Story“They’re coming back,” says former-President Thomas Whitmore (Bill Pullman), “and this time, we won’t be able t...

June 30th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


Religion briefs

Concert to celebrate Independence DayLIMA — There will be an Independence Day celebration, “God Bless America Again,” featuring sout...

June 29th, 2016 updated: June 29th, 2016. |  


One week can change a life

One week can change a life

LIMA — Last week, 47 children ages 7 to 11 attended Royal Family Kids’ Camp. The local Royal Family Kids’ Camp is just one of 300 ca...

June 29th, 2016 updated: June 29th, 2016. |  


Prayers that avail much

Prayers that avail much

Recently, I traveled from Ohio to Florida, driving a truck and pulling a trailer with my car. It was a wonderful trip. I had hours to spend with the L...

June 29th, 2016 updated: June 29th, 2016. |  


Amy Eddings: Limaland’s comments on tossed-out food too good to waste

Amy Eddings: Limaland’s comments on tossed-out food too good to waste

The folks in Washington, D.C., who’ve launched an effort to cut the nation’s food waste by 50 percent by 2030 should start in Limaland.Fro...

June 29th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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George Will: The hinge of the Great War
Amy Eddings: Limaland’s comments on tossed-out food too good to waste

Amy Eddings: Limaland’s comments on tossed-out food too good to waste

The folks in Washington, D.C., who’ve launched an effort to cut the nation’s food waste by 50 percent by 2030 should start in Limaland.Fro...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Unity in diversityamounts to peace

This letter is in response to “Good Muslims can’t be good Americans” (Lima News 6/23/16). Allah is not the “moon god of Arabia...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Los Angeles Times: Corruption, plain and simple

In overturning the criminal conviction of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, the Supreme Court has taken a distressingly narrow view of what constitu...

June 29th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


Letter: Rant against Muslims wrong

I would like to start my letter by pointing out that Tim Riegel’s recent letter (Good Muslim can’t be good American) was plagiarized.When ...

June 29th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


Chicago Tribune: Track and field? Good start. Now ban the rest of Russia’s team

JUNE 26, 2016 — In a mid-May editorial we argued that, because Russia’s international sports program has been so corrupted by doping and o...

June 29th, 2016 updated: June 29th, 2016. |  


Dan K. Thomasson: Clinton unlikely to let Warren steal her thunder

Dan K. Thomasson: Clinton unlikely to let Warren steal her thunder

WASHINGTON — It would be a mistake for Hillary Clinton to ask Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts to be her running mate on this fall’s...

June 29th, 2016 updated: June 29th, 2016. |  


BUSINESS


US stocks rebound as anxiety over British vote eases

US stocks rebound as anxiety over British vote eases

U.S. stock indexes mounted a broad comeback Tuesday as investors set aside their anxiety over Britain’s vote to leave the European Union and sna...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Biggby Coffee opens on Lima’s east side

Biggby Coffee opens on Lima’s east side

LIMA — Biggby Coffee lovers on Lima’s east side will no longer have to travel across town to get their fix of Caramel Marvel lattes and Cr...

June 28th, 2016 updated: June 28th, 2016. |  


Stocks, pound fall again due to UK vote uncertainty

Stocks, pound fall again due to UK vote uncertainty

Investor jitters over the economic fallout of Britain’s vote to leave the European Union sent U.S. stocks sharply lower Monday.The latest slump ...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Lima-area gas prices fall 51 cents in 2 weeks

Lima-area gas prices fall 51 cents in 2 weeks

LIMA — Gas prices in the Lima region fell by more than 50 cents during the last two weeks, according to prices reported to GasBuddy.com.The aver...

June 27th, 2016 updated: June 27th, 2016. |  


Lima Pallet to expand production, create 20 new jobs

Lima Pallet to expand production, create 20 new jobs

BATH TOWNSHIP — An expansion project at the Lima Pallet Co. is expected to create at least 20 full-time jobs and generate $665,000 in new annual...

June 27th, 2016 updated: June 27th, 2016. |  


Procter & Gamble to expand in Allen County, create 51 new jobs

Procter & Gamble to expand in Allen County, create 51 new jobs

BATH TOWNSHIP — The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Co. is expanding its operation in Allen County and adding 51 new jobs thanks to a tax cre...

June 27th, 2016 updated: June 27th, 2016. |  


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