US stock indexes close mostly higher; oil up

US stock indexes close mostly higher; oil up

U.S. stock indexes closed mostly higher Wednesday after a sharp increase in crude oil prices helped drive market-leading gains for energy companies.Ba...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Lima Area Black Ministerial Alliance to host Job Symposium

Lima Area Black Ministerial Alliance to host Job Symposium

LIMA — The Lima Area Black Ministerial Alliance will host a Job Symposium at 10 a.m. April 8 at Second Baptist Church, located at 520 W. Spring ...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Nidec Minster acquires Pittsburgh-based Vamco International

Nidec Minster acquires Pittsburgh-based Vamco International

MINSTER — The Nidec Minster Corp. announced Tuesday it has acquired Vamco International Inc., a Pittsburgh-based manufacturer of high-speed feed...

March 29th, 2017 updated: March 29th, 2017. |  


US stock indexes close higher as consumer confidence gains

US stock indexes close higher as consumer confidence gains

Banks and other financial companies led U.S. stock indexes sharply higher Tuesday, snapping an eight-day losing streak for the Dow Jones industrial av...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Brown will back Trump ag secretary nominee Perdue

Brown will back Trump ag secretary nominee Perdue

WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen, Sherrod Brown says he will support the confirmation of President Donald Trump’s pick for Secretary of Agriculture, ...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Big R Store holding grand opening celebration

Big R Store holding grand opening celebration

LIMA — The Big R Store is holding a grand opening celebration from Friday through Sunday, at the store located at 945 N. Cable Road, Lima.The gr...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Unemployment rates drop in Lima area

Unemployment rates drop in Lima area

LIMA — Unemployment rates returned to typical levels in February after a big jump upward in January, according to figures released Tuesday by th...

March 28th, 2017 updated: March 28th, 2017. |  


Stocks sink early on Washington worries before paring losses

Stocks sink early on Washington worries before paring losses

NEW YORK (AP) — Worries that Washington may not be able to help businesses as much as once thought knocked stock indexes down hard early Monday,...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Gas prices drop lower again

LIMA — Prices for regular unleaded gas dipped more than a dime compared to last week in the region, according to prices reported to GasBuddy.com...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Father, son find old hot rod

Father, son find old hot rod

VENEDOCIA — Marty Clevenger said that looking for cars in his family is somewhat of a family bonding thing.Clevenger’s oldest son had deci...

March 26th, 2017 |