Letter: Attack of GOP lacks substance

I read with interest Larry Donaldson’s crie d’ coeur regarding the awfulness of Republicans in general and Donald Trump in particular. If ...

August 19th, 2017 |  


Letter: Making world better one bite at a time

There are still good people in this world!On Friday, Aug. 11, my wife and I decided to go for dinner at the Orchard Tree Restaurant in Van Wert before...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Letter: The do, don’t of fine people

A message to the president: Fine people do not march along side of Nazis and Klansmen. Fine people avoid the company of torch carrying, weapon wieldin...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Lima steps up to help students

I was overwhelmed by the attendance and the show of support for the Lima City Schools’ inaugural Back to School Celebration at Martin Luther Kin...

August 16th, 2017 updated: August 18th, 2017. |  


Letter: Uncle gave life for country — now this!

I am writing to honor my uncle Robert Summers Jr who died and was buried in Belgium in 1944 fighting the Nazis. He left a wife and young son, giving h...

August 16th, 2017 updated: August 17th, 2017. |  


Letter: The Lima News forgets Lima

Both Lima and Shawnee Township conducted National Night Out events recently. Where did The Lima News send its reporter? To Ottawa, which is 19 miles a...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Letter: Don’t hold your breath waiting on Trump

Letter: Don’t hold your breath waiting on Trump

In the wake of the deadly violence perpetrated by white supremacists / neo-Nazis in Charlottesville, Virginia, many have called for Donald Trump to fi...

August 14th, 2017 |  


Letter: Street basketball remains a problem

Letter: Street basketball remains a problem

I live in the 800 block of Richie Avenue in Lima, and for months now the kids in the neighborhood have been playing basketball in the street right bes...

August 14th, 2017 |  


Letter: Now everyone can enjoy parade

As the Allen County Fair approaches I cannot help to write a letter expressing how much I enjoy the fair parade being moved to the Sunday before the c...

August 12th, 2017 |  


Letter: Be aware of signs of suicide

September is known as suicide prevention and awareness month which helps promote resources and awareness around the issue of suicide.Last year in Alle...

August 12th, 2017 |