RSS Feed Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:40:36 EST 1800 Christmas storm headed in LIMA — For traditionalists who want a true “White Christmas,” it appears they will get their wish.However, holiday travelers should beware. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:29:03 EST Man caught cutting into Applebee’s LIMA — A deputy arrested a man trying to cut his way through a wall to get into Applesbee's on Elida Road early Wednesday. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:14:02 EST Giving joy to seniors LIMA — For Peggy Robertson, the senior's luncheon at the Bradfield Community Center in Lima nearly acts as a reunion. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:03:04 EST Elida man wants school funding addressed ELIDA — An Elida man is asking other citizens to join him in focusing efforts on addressing school funding issues in the state. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:58:04 EST ‘Elves’ band together for students LIMA — Santa is coming to the Unity School in Lima Friday to deliver gifts to the students. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:53:09 EST Man involved in shooting turns himself in LIMA — A Lima man has turned himself in after being involved in a shooting that took place shortly after 1:50 a.m. Tuesday. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:50:04 EST Police calls Police calls as of 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17, from the Lima Police Department and Allen County Sheriff's Office. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:20:02 EST Planet Fitness to open LIMA — Planet Fitness is coming to Lima.The health center company has scouted out a piece of real estate on North Cable Road and plans to open its doors in March. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:14:03 EST Empty Stocking: 3 disabled children and unemployed LIMA — Suzanne has four children, and three of them are disabled.Ryan and Keith are autistic and her youngest, Sarah, has cerebral palsy and has two shunts in her brain. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:02:01 EST Bath school board approves agreement BATH TOWNSHIP — The Bath school board voted Tuesday to approve a negotiated agreement between the district and the Ohio Association of Public School Employees Local 357. One board member abstained due to his wife being a member of the... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:40:04 EST Education briefs ONU recognized for 2014 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:33:02 EST Births St. Rita's Medical CenterDec. 15 — Lindsay and Andrew Snider, Ottawa, girl; Tiffany Conner and Christopher Lewis, Ada, boy. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:31:06 EST Editorial: A packet of booze a bad idea Children of the '70s grew up watching an over-sized pitcher burst through walls and yell out that trademark, “Oh yeeeaaahhh” while quenching their thirsts for sugary flavored drinks. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:19:03 EST Open Gate offers first steps LIMA — Open Gate, a monthly meeting that allows people to meet with multiple agencies at one time to find the services they need, started as a pilot program in Allen County in 2012. Due to its success, there are now Open Gate programs in Hardin... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:01:03 EST Religion briefs Service set for those strugglingLAFAYETTE — There will be a Blue Christmas service at 7 p.m. on Dec. 23 at Lafayette First United Methodist Church, 204 W. Main St., Lafayette. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:01:02 EST Letter: Why I stopped watching TV news I've recently watched TV new on our four major networks on weeknights. I observed an agenda of fabricated racism, misogynous and unfounded allegation of p0lice brutality with the exception of New York City police putting a permanent “sleep... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:40:03 EST University of Northwestern Ohio dean’s list The following students made the University of Northwestern Ohio's Dean's List for the October session:Ada: Perkins, Andrew DouglasAlger: Covert, Bruce JCelina: Smith, Damon J. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:01:04 EST Chicago Tribune: Life isn’t perfect. Deal with it DECEMBER 14, 2014 — Life is full of unpleasant events and lousy surprises, and many of them are beyond remedy. Most people learn that, often, you just have to suck it up and move on. You can waste a lot of time and energy trying to undo unfair... Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:01:15 EST John M. Crisp: Who were we kidding, anyway? After many years of teaching in college, I've concluded that few demographic groups are more pitiless, hardhearted and coldblooded than a class full of college freshmen. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:01:13 EST Letter: AE teachers deserve support The Allen East Education Association works to improve the child, the community and the profession. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:01:10 EST