Bloomberg View: Trump’s acceptance speech was deluded and disturbing

Donald Trump was true to form Thursday in his speech accepting the Republican Party’s nomination for president of the United States. He stoked f...

July 25th, 2016 updated: July 25th, 2016. |  


Jay Ambrose: Not the usual Trump speech

Jay Ambrose: Not the usual Trump speech

It was dark, dark, oh so dark. That’s what numerous media commentators said about Donald Trump’s speech at the end of the Cleveland conven...

July 25th, 2016 updated: July 25th, 2016. |  


Jerry Zezima: ‘Fat cat on a thin roof’

Jerry Zezima: ‘Fat cat on a thin roof’

It has been said, probably by Andrew Lloyd Webber, that a cat has nine lives. If that’s true, it means the cats in our humble home had 36.It als...

July 24th, 2016 |  


George Will: Pence the pliable

George Will: Pence the pliable

WASHINGTON — Crucial political decisions often concern which bridges to cross and which to burn. Donald Trump’s dilemma is that he burns s...

July 24th, 2016 updated: July 24th, 2016. |  


Editorial: Clinton must build excitement

Editorial: Clinton must build excitement

For Democrats, the upcoming convention in Philadelphia offers a chance to do what Hillary Clinton’s campaign so far has struggled to do.Build ex...

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


David Trinko: One dad’s efforts to PokéUnderstand

David Trinko: One dad’s efforts to PokéUnderstand

There’s a Pidgeotto in my pocket right now. There’s a Raticate too, as well as a Drowzee, and countless other creatures I really don’...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Letter: Comparing 6119 government and Obamacare

Some of our local elected officials are acting like our elected representatives and senators in Washington.When Obamacare was being discussed in Washi...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Letter: Violent bars aren’t the real problem

I saw a headline in the July 21 The Lima News that the city of Lima is going after violent local bars. Wow that is right up there with banning all gun...

July 23rd, 2016 updated: July 25th, 2016. |  


Letter: Fantastic experience at Encore’s ‘The Wiz’

We took our 10-year-old son to see Encore Theatre’s “The Wiz” last Saturday, and every aspect of the production was a treat. The act...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Cheryl Parson: Tips to avoid Pokémon problems

Cheryl Parson: Tips to avoid Pokémon problems

You may remember Pokémon as a cartoon, card game and videogame powerhouse from the 1990s and early 2000s. Well, it’s back, and this time it...

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