OUARZAZATE, Morocco (AP) — “QUIET!” The cry rings out in English, French and Arabic across the cobblestoned streets of Jerusalem, as filming begins for a scene in the series “A.D. The Bible Continues.”
NEW YORK (AP) — The biggest challenge for Kate Mulgrew in writing about giving up her daughter for adoption was getting beyond herself.
LIMA — It's all about moderation and balance, but enjoying and living your life, too.
LIMA — The Lima Beane Chorus will give its 67th annual Barbershop Harmony Show this weekend.
LIMA — The Area Horses in Harness Club will host its annual Old Fashioned Farm Days at the Allen County Farm Park. Event organizer Mark Mohr said it both a fun family event and a look at history as well.
LONDON (AP) — Royal fans are ready to welcome Prince William and Kate's second child — a younger brother or sister to Prince George, whose birth two years ago whipped up a worldwide media frenzy.
LIMA — After four years without a pastor, Market Street Presbyterian Church has a new man in the pulpit. The Rev. Mark Rich had his first interview with the pastoral nomination committee in January and was voted in by the congregation March...
Auction to be held
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The billionaire wife of former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling got her revenge against a woman he secretly showered with gifts and whose recording of his racially offensive rant cost him ownership of the...
LIMA — It was the last act in a tragedy that began nearly six weeks earlier at Ford's Theater in Washington, D.C.
NEW YORK (AP) — Tim McGraw will headline a concert for Sandy Hook this summer and dedicate the proceeds to an organization aimed at protecting children from gun violence.
LIMA — Germs are literally everywhere.Invisible to the naked eye, it's difficult to imagine what the culprits look like without a powerful microscope.
AARP offers smart driver course
The Allen County Bicycle and Pedestrian Task Force is in need of volunteers to help count pedestrians and bicyclists at key locations around Allen County. These counts will measure effects of infrastructure improvements (such as signage, crosswalks...
NEW YORK (AP) — David Letterman is packing his final 28 shows as a late-night host with a who's who of Hollywood names and favorites leading up to his May 20 swan song.
NEW YORK (AP) — The high-octane thriller “Furious 7” maintained speed in its second week, racing away with $60.6 million at North American theaters and bringing its box-office total to a robust $252.5 million, according to studio...
LIMA — Essential oils — like peppermint, lavender, lemon, chamomile and more — have experienced a surge in popularity in the past several years.
I have been writing columns for this pet column in The Lima News for quite a few years. It is very common for pet owners and other people I know to comment on them, but I have never had a response as big as I got after I wrote about my...
Parents often find themselves wondering if they love their children enough or if they're doing enough to keep them happy and healthy.
NEW YORK (AP) — No one needs to be reminded of our selfie epidemic, and certainly not when traveling. (Hey, you people mugging for your GoPros — anybody notice the Grand Canyon out there?)
LONDON (AP) — The heir to the British throne and his consort, Camilla, are celebrating 10 years of marriage — a decade in which Camilla's public image has gone from aristocratic home-wrecker to admired addition to the royal...
LIMA — The Lima Symphony Orchestra likes to end each season with a bang. On Saturday, it will do so with two of classical music's most celebrated composers in its “Bernstein and Beethoven” concert.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eddie Murphy, famous for his standup routines, films and his early breakout on “Saturday Night Live,” will be awarded the nation's top prize for humor this year by the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing...
ST. MARYS — Jill Stanek will be presenting “Left Alone to Die” at a pro-life event sponsored by the Family Life Center of Auglaize County. The event will take place at 7 p.m. Saturday at Holy Rosary Catholic Church.
Christian Fellowship Meal planned
NEW YORK (AP) — Pink will be honored with the BMI President's Award next month.
LIMA — Ronald Johnson later recalled the first sign that that Sunday night 50 years ago would not be ordinary was the sudden flapping of a window screen on his Yant Road home northeast of Beaverdam.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — There's nothing crazy about Uzo Aduba's latest endeavor. The actress who plays Crazy Eyes on “Orange is the New Black” is preparing to run the Boston Marathon to raise money for cancer...
Hospital to offer symposium
We have been discussing the term food deserts for quite some time now. We know them as areas where residents experience poor access to healthy and affordable food options for a variety of reasons. We know that there are 12 different food deserts in...
LIMA — The emphasis on preventable health care is not just a matter of coverage and accessibility, but its a mentality, a cultural change.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The King will not appear at Elvis Presley's Graceland Wedding Chapel that is coming soon to Las Vegas — exactly how Priscilla Presley wants it.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The high-octane “Furious 7” peeled out of the gates in its opening weekend, picking up a stunning $143.6 million from 4,004 locations to easily top the domestic box office, according to Rentrak estimates...
Farmers markets will soon be opening in the region. Here is a guide so you can plan your adventures:Name: Downtown Lima farmers market
I proudly wear a jacket with the Chicago Bears' emblem on the front when I go around town, even though I know this is Bengals and Browns territory.
NEW YORK (AP) — You may know the characters in “A.D. The Bible Continues” — but if the actors are less familiar, the creators of the upcoming series aren't complaining: They say they cast a wide, international net to find...
LIMA — Terry and Amy Casalman, of Fort Smith, AR, announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah, to Clark Luginbuhl, son of Milo and Deb Luginbuhl, of Lima.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — CBS Films says Mark Wahlberg is set to produce “Patriots' Day,” a feature film about the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing based on Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis' firsthand account.
LIMA — The annual St. Jude Children's Research Hospital fundraising concert will feature Dustin Lynch tonight at Veterans Memorial Civic Center.
BLUFFTON — Kevin and Cindy Spencer have been described as “redefining the art of illusion and shattering stereotypes of the traditional magician and assistant.”
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Neither Vin Diesel nor producer Neal Moritz wanted a sequel to “The Fast and the Furious.” The 2001 film about a group of East Los Angeles street racers and the FBI agent (Paul Walker) who infiltrates their ring...
LIMA — With Easter right around the corner, many churches in the area and across the country will be having Easter egg hunts this weekend. While not Biblical, the events offer churches a unique opportunity to reach out to the...
Speakers to address mail fraud and theft
NEW YORK (AP) — Barbara Walters resisted using the word “retirement” when she left “The View” and here's one reason why: She has a new series set to begin this October on the Investigation Discovery...
SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — On an early July Sunday in 1955, the Rev. Robert Kimes, pastor of Shawnee Methodist Church, stood before his congregation and announced a building campaign to replace the one-room, white-frame structure on Zurmehly Road...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Rolling Stones are zipping across North America again.