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  • Lima YMCA to conduct community needs assessment

    The Lima Family YMCA will be conducting a Community Needs Assessment. 

  • Mayor Berger endorsed by Lima Area Black Ministerial Alliance

    The Lima Area Black Ministerial Alliance announced their endorsement for Mayor David Berger Sunday afternoon. The group held a conference to express their support for Mayor Berger as well as talking about the future of Lima, this included talking about different ways to improve the city by supporting what makes Lima great and working together to reduce issues.  The group says that change in Lima can only come from everyone helping out. "We weren't here to talk about what h...
  • Landeck celebrates 150 years of Catholic tradition

    For 150 years, the community of Landeck has been celebrating the Catholic faith, and such an anniversary prompted a mass to commemorate the history of the community and how they have been expressing their beliefs over the years.  The history of St. John the Baptist Church goes back about as far as the community itself. "Started on Christmas Eve, that was the first Mass they had, a priest was assigned - the pastor from Delphos came out here for the first night, voluntee...
  • The event in the Civic Center Exhibition Hall is a change of pace for the band

    Cabaret Concert toe tapping fun for Lima Area Concert Band

    The Lima Area Concert Band presented its annual Cabaret Concert tonight. 

  • ArtSpace/Lima hosted a reception for artist Chris Leeper and his watercolor paintings

    Watercolors on display at ArtSpace/Lima

    An Ohio artist was in Lima Saturday as part of an exhibit of his paintings.

  • Loud-N-Lima

    The beginning of a three day rock music event kicked off at the Allen County Fairgrounds.

  • Using the right oil for your car

    Are you using the right oil for your car? New research suggest full synthetic oil is the best choice for any vehicle. 

  • Local business hit by pickup truck

    A Lima business was heavily damaged Friday afternoon. 

  • Funding change for Allen County Land Bank project

    There has been a change in funding sources for an Allen County Land Bank project.

  • Car hits side of house in Elida

    Linda Beaucage and Chuck VanBuskirk were at home getting ready for a doctors appointment when they heard a loud noise.

  • Little Free Library comes to Allen County

    A national program designed to bring the joy of reading into local communities is starting a new chapter in Lima.

  • Christmas in July Campaign

    The bells will be ringing for another week for the Salvation Army's Christmas in July campaign.

  • Early morning garage fire on Latham Avenue

    A large fire had the Lima Fire Department busy early Friday morning.

  • Bike cops arrest two in connection with deadly drug

    A trio of eagle-eyed Lima city bike cops are credited with getting the deadly drug Carfentanil off the streets.

  • Delphos splash pad opening soon

    Some good news for Delphos pool-goers: the new splash pad at Stadium Park is almost open for business.

  • Remembering Rev. Bob Horton

    A celebration Thursday evening of the life of a community activist that passed away recently.

  • Keeping cool in Delphos

    For some people, the heat of the summer is a deal-breaker for going outside and enjoying the sunshine.  It's hard to find a middle ground when it comes to having a good time but also not frying in the heat.

  • Senator McCain faces uphill battle in fight against aggressive cancer

    Arizona republican Senator John McCain faces an uphill battle in his fight against cancer. 

  • Former Miss Kentucky caught smuggling marijuana into Allen-Oakwood Correctional

    Former Miss Kentucky USA is caught smuggling marijuana into the Allen Oakwood Correctional Institution in May. 

  • Back to school shopping

    Kids will be going back to school in about a month, but there's a few things they need to check off their list before the first bell rings.

  • Delphos home invasion investigation continuing

    Investigation is still underway for a Delphos home invasion that sent a couple to the hospital. 

  • NAACP says case involving fatal underage alcohol-related crash wasn't handled properly by LPD

    The local chapter of the NAACP say a case involving a group of underage teens was not handled properly by the Lima Police Department and they want answers. 

  • Saving lives one arm at a time

    The American Red Cross has been busy all day saving lives one arm at a time. 

  • New C.O.P. substation

    The City of Lima has opened its fifth Community Oriented Policing substation.

  • Demolition of the Haller Street apartments

    Work started Wednesday on the Allen County Land Bank's biggest project to date.

  • Two vehicle crash sends one to hospital

    A two-vehicle crash sends at least one individual to the hospital, Wednesday afternoon.

  • Rakeem Jones hearing

    One of the two teens charged in the Collett Street shooting on Mother's Day appeared in court Wednesday for a hearing.

  • The Chained Eagles in partnership with Senior Citizens Services is collecting personal hygiene items, clothes, snacks, and other products for veterans at the Dayton V.A. Hospital.

    Support our veterans

    They have served and protected our country and a local organization now wants to give back to them and is asking for the support of the community. 

  • Omer Schroeder's Dedication

    The Perry Local School Board of Education held a meeting Tuesday afternoon to take care of business as usual, but with a hidden agenda.

  • Blood drive at Elida High School

    The American Red Cross is looking for blood donors and they have a reward if you decide to donate.

  • UNOH provides life lessons through sports

    The Girl Scouts of Western Ohio traveled to the campus of the University of Northwestern Ohio for a three-day athletics camp.

  • Lauer Historical Farm construction resumes after 10-year break

    Have you ever wondered what it was like to farm in the thirties? Well a year from now, the park district is taking us back in time.. 

  • Standing water could lead to more mosquitoes

    Although we have had a break in the rain there is still plenty of standing water around that could lead to another nuisance....mosquitoes! 

  • LACNIP garden to expand thanks to grant from St. Rita's

    The LACNIP Community Gardens are growing in more ways than one this season.

  • Weather Insurance

    Some of the most difficult damages to deal with can be the ones caused by Mother Nature.

  • Apollo Career Center's Aspire program

    Changing futures, changing lives is the goal of another Apollo Adult Education Program. 

  • Manufacturing jobs expected to rise with 1.8 billion pledged to JSMC

    It's been years since the JSMC has been able to do this much hiring. Nearly ten years ago, production handled just one tank a month. Now at fifteen a month, they anticipate that number growing.

  • Lawsuit filed against Allen County Jail

    A former Allen County Jail inmate files a lawsuit against the jail claiming negligence caused a MRSA outbreak two years ago.

  • Shawnee Township Police Department investigating possible accidental shooting

    On Friday July 14th just before 5 p.m., Shawnee Township Police and Fire Department responded to the 5800 block of Fort Amanda Rd. for a report of an accidental shooting.

  • U.S. Senator Rob Portman of Ohio announced last week that Ohio is eligible to receive $150,000 for additional recovery services under a new grant program authorized as part of his bipartisan Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act or CARA.

    CARA Grant money available to help treat drug addicts

    Some much needed assistance is on the way for drug addicts who need help.

  • Economic Forecast for 2017

    Our economy looks bright, according to economic forecast released today by Citizens National Bank.   Economist Robert Morgan spoke to local business owners about what the economy will look like for 2017.  Morgan says a lot of people have recovered from the recession of 2008 and 2009 and have paid off most of their debt that they accumulated. He says that incomes have increased allowing for more people to save and spend money to stimulate the economy and next year,, he ...
  • Giving the gift of life helps cancer patients

    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the American Red Cross wants to remind people about how important their gift of life is to cancer patients.

  • Sleeping Positions Causing Health Concerns

    sleeping positions causing health concerns

    Are you someone who usually awakes from a long night's sleep with aches and pains? Specialists believe it may be because of the way that you're sleeping.

  • Air Conditioning Cooling Tips

    air conditioning cooling tips

    With the warm temperatures and humidity levels running high this week, air conditioners across the region will be hard at work keeping us cool. With every call coming in to our local HVAC technicians across the region, the urgent need to cool us down is of the highest priority.

  • Local Men Participating in Red Bull Challenge

    Three Lima area 20 somethings need your help in their efforts to participate in an Amazing Race type event sponsored by an energy drink manufacturer.