Modest but steady gains for US indexes; homebuilders soar

Modest but steady gains for US indexes; homebuilders soar

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks posted modest gains on Tuesday, bringing indexes nearly back to the record levels they reached last week. Homebuilders ro...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Unemployment rates up in Allen, Auglaize counties

Unemployment rates up in Allen, Auglaize counties

LIMA — The unemployment rate in Allen County rose 0.5 percentage points from June to July, according to figures released Tuesday by the Ohio Dep...

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


Stocks end mostly lower in quiet trade; oil prices decline

Stocks end mostly lower in quiet trade; oil prices decline

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks closed slightly lower in quiet trading Monday after drifting most of the day between gains and losses. Energy companies f...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


New housing development coming to Bluffton

New housing development coming to Bluffton

BLUFFTON — The site of a former family farm is being turned into a planned housing development that will create dozens of new residential units ...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Gas prices jump nearly 20 cents in Lima region

Gas prices jump nearly 20 cents in Lima region

LIMA — Gas prices jumped nearly two dimes since last week, according to prices reported on GasBuddy.com.The average price of a gallon of regular...

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


Car talk: ‘Magic’ oil plug probably comprised mostly of snake oil

Car talk: ‘Magic’ oil plug probably comprised mostly of snake oil

Dear Car Talk:I write to you today about a mystery that has been bugging me for about 60 years. Growing up in Buffalo, New York, I had never been fart...

August 21st, 2016 |  


Mark Phelan: Aging gracefully: The case for unrestored classic cars

Mark Phelan: Aging gracefully: The case for unrestored classic cars

DETROIT — With its sun-scoured paint, exposed metal and rumbling engine, you may think the Dream Cruiser that just passed you is headed to the b...

August 21st, 2016 |  


Auto thieves love Hondas

BC-AUTO-MOSTSTOLEN:TB _ business (350 words)Honda models top most stolen vehicle listThe National Insurance Crime Bureau released its annual “Ho...

August 21st, 2016 |  


Camaro an attention-getter

Camaro an attention-getter

DEFIANCE — For Ken Griffith and his wife Kay, of Defiance, owning a Camaro was a way of life when they were younger.“I owned three differe...

August 21st, 2016 |  


Why your next car should be yellow

Why your next car should be yellow

As odd as it may seem, orange, yellow and green vehicles depreciate less than conventional white, silver and black ones, according to a recent study.I...

August 21st, 2016 |