Christine M. Flowers: Women’s March hardly inclusive if it excludes pro-life women

Christine M. Flowers: Women’s March hardly inclusive if it excludes pro-life women

Call it the “People With Uteruses Who Hate Donald Trump March.” Or the “Birth Control, Not Self-Control March.” Or the “...

January 24th, 2017 updated: January 24th, 2017. |  


Celia Rivenbark: Romantic shout-out overshadowed

Celia Rivenbark: Romantic shout-out overshadowed

While I enjoyed Meryl Streep’s takedown of Donald Trump at the Golden Globes, I was briefly sad it overshadowed Ryan Gosling’s loving rema...

January 23rd, 2017 |  


Jim Krumel: The emptiness of a life taken away

Jim Krumel: The emptiness of a life taken away

Willie Jeffers is a quiet man, one who puts in a day’s work without complaining.When you show up at The Lima News in the darkness of a snowy or ...

January 23rd, 2017 updated: January 23rd, 2017. |  


Mark Hendrickson: President Obama’s parting economic shots

Mark Hendrickson: President Obama’s parting economic shots

President Barack Obama’s executive actions during the two and a half months of his lame duck, post-election time in office provide the perfect e...

January 23rd, 2017 updated: January 23rd, 2017. |  


Debunking myths: Lima is boring

Debunking myths: Lima is boring

There’s nothing to do in Lima. Lima is a small city with no events, no arts, and no recreation. Sure, there’s the annual fair and maybe a ...

January 22nd, 2017 updated: January 22nd, 2017. |  


Ron Lora: Enduring inaugural addresses

Ron Lora: Enduring inaugural addresses

In constitutional terms America is a secular nation – unlike theocracies in which religious power holds sway. It has its own solemn rites, none ...

January 21st, 2017 |  


Kathleen Parker: Shtick is shtick, and Trump is Trump

Kathleen Parker: Shtick is shtick, and Trump is Trump

WASHINGTON — So, that happened.Let us pray.Yes, of course, you can go back to sleep, Mr. Van Winkle, but it won’t change the facts. Donald...

January 21st, 2017 updated: January 21st, 2017. |  


David Trinko: Turning the family home into a zoo

David Trinko: Turning the family home into a zoo

Not so long ago, my family watched the movie “We Bought a Zoo,” an unlikely tale of a journalist mourning the death of his wife by buying ...

January 21st, 2017 |  


Cheryl Parson: Top ten scams of 2016

Cheryl Parson: Top ten scams of 2016

2016 was a big year for scams! Our Better Business Bureau serving West Central Ohio received thousands of calls from people that had a suspicious call...

January 21st, 2017 updated: January 21st, 2017. |  


Legal-Ease: Medicaid and marriage

Legal-Ease: Medicaid and marriage

Few of my clients want to retire to a nursing home. I personally love nursing homes, and I would probably move into one today if I was allowed and cou...

January 21st, 2017 updated: January 21st, 2017. |