David Trinko: Road work forces changes of habit

David Trinko: Road work forces changes of habit

Maybe it’s a good thing to take a different way home once in a while.Last week, major construction began on my road. We’re not talking abo...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Upcoming events

‘Shadows of Poe’ dinner theater tickets availableLIMA — The second Jameson Manor dinner theater show is planned for Oct. 12, at Jame...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 23rd, 2016. |  


“Snowden” – R

The Story“The American people will decide,” says Edward Snowden (Joseph Gordon-Levitt). “Either I’m wrong or there is somethin...

September 22nd, 2016 updated: September 22nd, 2016. |  


Jazz concert opening Niswonger’s season

Jazz concert opening Niswonger’s season

VAN WERT — Niswonger Performing Arts Center in Van Wert opens its 2016 season with jazz musicians Jonathan Butler and Gerald Albright Saturday.&...

September 22nd, 2016 updated: September 22nd, 2016. |  


Fall festivals galore this weekend

Fall festivals galore this weekend

According to the calendar, fall may have just started, but there a gobs of fall festivals this weekend.BLUFFTON — The 13th annual Bluffton Fall ...

September 22nd, 2016 updated: September 22nd, 2016. |  


More than apples at the Apple Festival

More than apples at the Apple Festival

LIMA — The 25th Apple Festival will be Saturday and Sunday at the Allen County Farm Park.“We have found a good mix of things that we have ...

September 22nd, 2016 updated: September 22nd, 2016. |  


WTGN celebrates 50 years of Christian broadcasting

WTGN celebrates 50 years of Christian broadcasting

LIMA — Three hundred thousand prayers. Scott Young has done the math, and by his calculations the staff at WTGN radio has received 300,000 praye...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Religion briefs

Thelma Wells to speak at Dupont Church of the BrethrenDUPONT — The Dupont Church of the Brethren, State Road 634 at Cedar Street, will host Ladi...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Amy Eddings: Kid club fundraising needs an overhaul

Amy Eddings: Kid club fundraising needs an overhaul

He stood there, shy and sheepish on my front porch, a little boy of about 8 or 9. His tan Boy Scout shirt was unbuttoned and untucked, worn over a T-s...

September 21st, 2016 updated: September 21st, 2016. |  


Galvin Hall milestone

Galvin Hall milestone

LIMA — In January 1972, at a party marking his 94th birthday, Lima industrialist John E. Galvin turned to the host, his son-in-law Jack Crouse, ...

September 20th, 2016 updated: September 20th, 2016. |