LIMA — Sen. Rob Portman is trying to use his legislative powers to help the Lima Joint Systems Manufacturing Center get long-term funding.
LIMA — It's a fact that more black women die from breast cancer than women of any other race, and one local group is working to change that statistic.
LIMA — Chief Supermarkets has a new owner.
LIMA — In a world dominated by corporate ownership, Eric Fritz and his family were not afraid to take on the titans of the business world.
LIMA — The United Way of Greater Lima takes on challenges in the community every day, but it recently got the chance to take one on in its own building.
LIMA — The Country Inn and Suites in Lima changed hands.Grove City company RK Petroleum Corp. bought the property Nov. 5 from Sunrise Hospitality Inc., according to the Allen County Recorder's website.
LIMA — The first time Clara Weitz had Menchie's Frozen Yogurt, she thought about how much she'd love to have it available in Lima.
LIMA — Gas prices were holding steady at $2.78 a gallon compared to last week and are down compared to Sunday, last month and last year.
LIMA — It may be fun to go to the symphony or see Alice Cooper at the Civic Center. Many Lima residents don't realize how much their night out can affect the community.
LIMA — At Lima Pallet, willingness to work makes a difference.The company customizes pallets for about 150 companies and also hires felons and disabled adults.
BLUFFTON — Bluffton is located in two counties. While that may present some problems, it could also present opportunities.
The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Nov. 6 to Nov. 12. Figures reflect the selling price of the property, along with the address or lot number of same and are courtesy of Allen...
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AWARDSDulmage earns realty awardsJeff Dulmage, realtor for Hartsock Realty, has attained two top state awards for 2014.
Rates for 30-year and 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages with zero points as of noon, Friday, Nov. 14, 2014.30 YR / 15 YR RATE %Citizens National Bank4.0 / 3.0 %
DELPHOS — For Nicole Siefker, a quick way to make money turned into a passion that has led her to help others.
LIMA — When Keith Deters became the plant manager at Joint Systems Manufacturing Center it was clear to him that there was a need for Task Force Lima.
LIMA — A special delivery from Tulsa, Oklahoma, is expected to come to Potash Corp. on Thursday.
BLUFFTON — Give the Bluffton Center for Entrepreneurs two hours and it'll solve your business problem.
CELINA — Starting a small business can be tough, but it may be a little easier for those who have served in the armed forces.
LIMA — Gas prices in Lima were around $2.81 Monday, down from last week's average but up from Sunday's average.
LIMA — Yazel's Flowers and Gifts is moving to a new, roomier location down the street.
LIMA — Before Lowell Morris graduated, he had six job offers — his pick of companies to work for.
The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Oct. 30 to Nov. 5. Figures reflect the selling price of the property, along with the address or lot number of same and are courtesy of Allen...
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AWARDSAmerican Nursing Care recognized
ADA — As the trend of online businesses grow, so, it seems, does the trend of taking a business from cyberspace to brick and mortar.
LIMA — Elena Rahrig is not a motivational speaker, but what she says may motivate you. Her hope is that it inspires you.
ST. MARYS — An egg and grain farm in St. Marys is waiting on public comment to find out if it will be allowed to renew its permits to operate and install.
LIMA — Prepare your poker face, as the annual ChamberFest casino night will be held Thursday.
LIMA — Children can now trade candy, and potential cavities, for money.Lima Dental Associates, Operation Gratitude and The Blue Star Mothers of America are hosting a program to buy back Halloween candy from local children.
LIMA — Breaking the trend of decreasing gas prices, this week's prices at the pump are going up.
PAULDING — Wind turbines may soon dot the landscape in Paulding County.A global private investment firm bought the Northwest Ohio Wind Project, located in Blue Creek and Latty townships, in October.
The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Oct. 23 to Oct. 29. Figures reflect the selling price of the property, along with the address or lot number of same and are courtesy of Allen...
LIMA — Clicking on a bouquet on an online flower ordering site seems like a great idea. Once it gets to your door, you may feel entirely differently.
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VAN WERT — Anyone interested in starting a business is encouraged to attend the sixth annual Entrepreneurship Fair at Vantage Career Center.
AWARDSRupert earns OAR sales award
Rates for 30-year and 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages with zero points as of noon, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014.30 YR / 15 YR RATE %The State Bank & Trust4.0 / 3.0 %Union Bank
SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — INEOS, previously the world's largest manufacturer of Barex resins, is set to close its only Barex operation in early 2015.
CELINA — Lima favorite Happy Daz Restaurant is opening a new location in Celina in spring 2015.
ELIDA — Though local farmers aren't yet done harvesting their crops, it looks like crop yields for corn and soybeans will be a little bit above average this year despite rainy fall weather.
LIMA — “What do we want?” “Contracts!” “When do we want them?” “Now!”
CRIDERSVILLE — At traditional job fairs, employers must sell themselves to employees, but at a job fair in Cridersville on Tuesday, it was the other way around.
LIMA — An old favorite is getting a new design — the McDonald's on Shawnee Road will be one of the first to show off the restaurants' new decor.
LIMA — Though many stores set their Halloween displays up early for shoppers, now, with the holiday approaching, many stores are preparing for last-minute shoppers.
LIMA — Discussion centered around economic development on Monday at a meeting about the arts.
LIMA — Gas prices were down 53 cents from last month's average in Lima, ringing in at $2.81 per gallon on Monday.