CLOSINGS & DELAYS
Multimedia Video Journalist
Members and friends of the Allen County Republican Party gathered Tuesday evening for a long-anticipated event. It was a packed house Tuesday night at the Trump 2020 Re-Election Kickoff watch party at Westgate Entertainment Center. Members of the party enjoyed pizza, drinks, and some socializing as they awaited President Donald Trump's televised campaign kick-off.
Area children will now have the opportunity to explore the auto industry through a new class at the Lima Family YMCA. On Monday afternoon the Y held an informational session for its new motorsports class. The course will allow kids ages 9 to 13 to learn about different parts of the car. They'll also have the opportunity to pull apart a golf cart and put it back together.
A heated discussion about CDBG funding erupted in Lima's City Council Chambers on Monday. The debate was between 5th Ward Councilman Jamie Dixon and Community Development Director Susan Crotty. After listening to information from the second CDBG funding hearing at Monday night's meeting, Dixon said he has concerns about why certain agencies have large amounts of carryover estimated each year.
For some people Father's Day is just an ordinary day, but for others it's a time to celebrate all the great things that dads do for their families throughout the year.
On Sunday I caught up with a few fathers and their children at Westgate Entertainment Center to find out what it's like to be a father and why this day is so special to them.
On Sunday afternoon community members got the chance to take a step back in time and learn how people from the 1800s made homemade sweets.
Rhubarb cake, rhubarb jelly, and biscuits were just some of things people could enjoy today while visiting the McKinnis house at Litzenberg Memorial Woods. Those who visited the home were greeted by Chris Allen with the Hancock Park District who played the role of Sarah McKinnis.
Ohio governor Mike DeWine is currently on a mission to help Ohio farmers who have been impacted by the heavy rainfall.
The governor recently sent a letter to the secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Sonny Perdue, asking for a USDA Secretarial Disaster Designation for Ohio.
A man was transported to the the hospital Sunday morning after crashing into a pole in Delphos.
Delphos Police Department and Delphos Fire Department were called to the intersection of 4th and Franklin Streets around 11 a.m. after a man going east bound on 3rd street crashed into a pole.
For people like Lima-resident Kim Berlystettler , making ends meet each month can be very difficult. But thanks to one local organization, she's confident that through it all she won't go hungry.
For the past couple of months Berlystettler and her mother have relied on getting food from the legacy link satellite foods pantry on East 4th Street. This has been a tremendous help for them, as they have a limited income due to medical reasons.
On Saturday afternoon one local art gallery hosted an event that allowed artists to recapture and create the beauty within their city.
Downtown city buildings, recreational areas and the surrounding landscape were just some of things people painted today for the Artspace/Lima's location painting event. Participants were encouraged to spend some time outdoors and paint something that they saw.