Town & Country Flowers moves to new storefront in downtown Bluffton

BLUFFTON — After finding success at its former location, Town & Country Flowers has moved to a new storefront in downtown Bluffton.A ribbon-...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Energy stocks surge on oil deal hopes, sending market higher

Energy stocks surge on oil deal hopes, sending market higher

NEW YORK (AP) — Energy companies powered to big gains Wednesday, leading the broader stock market higher, on reports that OPEC nations were movi...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Local housing market rebounds in August

LIMA — After taking a slight hit in July, the regional housing market rebounded in August.According to the Ohio Association of Realtors, the num...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Tech and consumer companies lead US stocks higher

Tech and consumer companies lead US stocks higher

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rebounded Tuesday and climbed after a survey showed consumer confidence is at a nine-year high, a sign Americans wil...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Zombie wars: State law aims to reduce blighted properties

COLUMBUS (AP) — A new state law is being viewed as a national model for eliminating zombies. Zombie properties, that is.A law taking effect Wedn...

September 27th, 2016 |  


US stocks slide as banks tumble on Deutsche Bank worries

US stocks slide as banks tumble on Deutsche Bank worries

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks slumped Monday, and banks took the biggest losses. Deutsche Bank plunged as investors worried about the financial he...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Gas prices down 4 cents in Lima region

Gas prices down 4 cents in Lima region

LIMA — Gas prices were about 4 cents lower in Allen County compared to last week, but prices varied wildly throughout the region Monday morning,...

September 26th, 2016 updated: September 26th, 2016. |  


Job fairs planned at Ohio Means Jobs-Allen County

Job fairs planned at Ohio Means Jobs-Allen County

LIMA — People looking for jobs have four opportunities this week at Ohio Means Jobs-Allen County.The government agency, located at 1501 S. Dixie...

September 26th, 2016 updated: September 26th, 2016. |  


Car talk: Weighing the concerns of towing a camper

Car talk: Weighing the concerns of towing a camper

Dear Car Talk:I have a 2007 Toyota Camry Hybrid. Two years ago, when contemplating purchasing an 800-pound camper-trailer rigged with a tent, I first ...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Mark Phelan: Dodge pulls plug on Dart

Mark Phelan: Dodge pulls plug on Dart

What went wrong with the Dodge Dart? Born with fanfare and optimism in June 2012, the compact sedan will die this month in virtual anonymity, a failur...

September 25th, 2016 updated: September 25th, 2016. |