RSS NEWS Feed Sat, 20 Dec 2014 13:00:31 EST 1800 What They Do: Vanamatic proud of conditions for workers DELPHOS — On any average work day, Paul Meiring can punch out, go home and make his daughters breakfast before taking them to school or meet his wife for a long lunch break. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 12:01:02 EST Marriages and divorces MARRIAGES Sat, 20 Dec 2014 11:05:02 EST Biz Beat: Honda opens museum, development center in Marysville MARYSVILLE — Honda opened a new location in Marysville this week. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 11:01:02 EST Five generations: Carter family LIMA — Five generations of the Carter family gathered recently. From left: Great-great-granddaughter, Esabella Keels held by great-granddaughter, Miranda Lucas, of Columbus; grandmother, Shawnda Lucas, of Columbus, great-grandmother, Lynette... Sat, 20 Dec 2014 10:43:02 EST Land transfers The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Dec. 11 to Dec. 17. Figures reflect the selling price of the property, along with the address or lot number of same and are courtesy of Allen... Sat, 20 Dec 2014 10:01:04 EST Applause for business achievements AWARDSLima Post selects trooper of the year Sat, 20 Dec 2014 10:01:02 EST Home loan rates Rates for 30-year and 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages with zero points as of noon, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014.30 YR / 15 YR RATE %Citizens National Bank3.75 / 3.0 % Sat, 20 Dec 2014 09:31:03 EST Region's water lines aging, failing LIMA — Earlier this month, downtown resembled a water park.When a water valve burst Dec. 8, the ground shook and the pressure launched asphalt into the air. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 20:24:04 EST Empty Stocking: Fund drive in final week LIMA — The Empty Stocking Fund is nearly $12,000 short of its total from last year, with less than a week left to help make some families' holidays a little brighter. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 19:21:02 EST Hit and run in Hardin Co. MOUNT VICTORY — Two people changing a flat tire, including an 82-year-old man, were struck by a driver in a pickup truck Thursday evening. Authorities hope to identify the truck, which drove away. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 18:34:03 EST Gallery 309 sold LIMA — Papa Boyd means “grandpa” to 37 of Boyd Rader's grandchildren, and it's about to mean “flea market” to the people of Lima. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 18:04:01 EST Burchfield new judge in Van Wert VAN WERT — Martin D. Burchfield will become a Van Wert Common Pleas Court judge in February, Ohio Gov. John Kasich announced Friday. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:15:04 EST House fire causes $13,500 in damage$13500-in-damage AMERICAN TOWNSHIP — No one was injured Thursday in a house fire. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:02:02 EST Police calls Police calls as of 12:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 19, from the Lima Police Department and Allen County Sheriff's Office.800 block of Linden Street, Lima — Police were called Thursday to a home where a break in occurred. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:01:01 EST Allen County Common Pleas dispositions COURT RECORDAllen County Common PleasDisposition/Dec. 17 Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:00:03 EST Lawrence Huffman: By whatever means necessary The sentencing phase of a criminal case being disposed of in the courtroom of the Honorable John H. Davison was almost always the most interesting and entertaining phase of the proceedings. Trials were interesting because of the problems of... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:01:01 EST VA holds town hall LIMA — In response to recent revelations of treatment delays and coverups at clinics run by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, the VA has made efforts to become more transparent and give veterans the opportunity to more easily voice their... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 21:13:02 EST Firefighters battle house fire in Columbus Grove COLUMBUS GROVE — The Columbus Grove Fire Department responded to a fire Thursday at 103 West St., a single-family residence just off state Route 65. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 21:03:03 EST Police respond to man’s claim LIMA — Following a local weekend protest amid a national backdrop of criticism against police over allegations of excessive force, Lima Police fired back against a Spencerville man's claims police unjustly assaulted him. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 19:38:02 EST Empty Stocking: Grandmother trying to get by LIMA — For many years, life was good for Sharon.“I was with a guy for 17 years and we raised three kids together,” she said. “One was mine and two were his.” Thu, 18 Dec 2014 19:31:01 EST