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Jim Krumel: From Lima newsroom to ESPN anchor

It's the people you meet who make the newspaper business a fun job to this day. You never know who is going to walk through the door and what their story will be. You never know where you'll be sent or who you'll meet. Some of the most interesting people, though, can end up being the folks you've wo

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-09-24 21:18:06

Get your car featured in The Lima News

The Lima News publishes photographs of vintage cars, 20 years or older, free of charge in Real Wheels. It is easy to get your car featured: Mail: Real Wheels, Newsroom: Merri Hanjora, The Lima News, 3515 Elida Road, Lima, OH 45807. Email: mhanjora@limanews.com Include: Photograph of your car; yea

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-09-24 16:55:34

Lima police believe girlfriend stabbed, killed man

LIMA - A Toledo man is dead following an apparent stabbing early Monday morning. Officers were called at approximately 2 a.m. to the Lima West Apartments, 1855 N. Cole St., Lima, in reference to a man who was not breathing, according to a press release from the Lima Police Department. When officers

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-09-25 13:18:22

Lima council to vote on CDBG, HOME project contracts

LIMA - After approving an update to Lima's Community Development Block Grant consolidated plan, Lima City Council will vote on entering into various CDBG and HOME grant funded contracts during its regular meeting, scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday at the Lima Municipal Building. In two letters to Lima Cit

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-09-25 01:28:59

Fires under investigation in Lima

LIMA - The Lima Fire Department kept busy Sunday night responding to two fires within a half-hour of each other. At 6:52 p.m. they were called to 1609 S. Central Ave. for a bedroom fire. That fire was extinguished by 7 p.m. Everybody inside escaped safely. Then at 7:18 p.m., the Fire Department was

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-09-25 01:11:59

Jim Jordan: Give us real tax reform, not a pig in a poke

Reconciliation is a parliamentary vehicle linked with the budget and designed to achieve specific revenue and spending requirements. This is the preferred approach for certain policy objectives because only 51 votes are required for passage in the Senate. Republicans plan to use this process for tax

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-09-24 03:15:38

Should states ban abortions when Down syndrome diagnosed?

Abortion PLAIN CITY, Ohio - Kelly Kuhns rejected Down syndrome testing the first three times she got pregnant; the 36-year-old nurse from Ohio always knew she'd never terminate a pregnancy. But after her third pregnancy ended in miscarriage, she decided with the fourth to take the test. Her hope was

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2017-09-24 15:12:40

Lillian Ross, longtime New Yorker writer, dead at 99

In this June 10, 1997, file photo, author Lillian Ross appears in Central Park in New York. Ross, the ever-watchful New Yorker reporter whose close, narrative style defined a memorable and influential 70-year career, including a revealing portrait of Ernest Hemingway and a classic Hollywood expose,

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-09-24 23:01:00

'Kingsman: The Golden Circle' dethrones 'It' with $39M debut

Taron Egerton in 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle.' NEW YORK - The R-rated spy comedy "Kingsman: The Golden Circle" has taken over the top spot at the North American box office with an estimated $39 million debut. The 20th Century Fox release pushed the Stephen King sensation "It" into second place in i

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2017-09-24 16:17:21

Clown panhandles his way to home ownership

AKRON (AP) - Skribblez the panhandling clown buried his nickels and dimes in Mason jars. When he saved enough to buy a house, he dug them up. Now, they call him the Homeless Homeowner. But his real name is Ryan Scanlon, a father and college student with a troubled childhood, debilitating seizures, n

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-09-25 02:11:02

Ohio University bans indoor protests with new speech policy

ATHENS (AP) - Ohio University's new "freedom of expression" policy has been met with opposition by some students and faculty. The Columbus Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/2h2pAGI) Ohio University announced the new speech policy Sept. 8. University officials last week extended a comment period on wha

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-09-25 02:06:31

Public views new American Township firehouse

LIMA - The newly built American Township Fire Station No. 2 on Edgewood Drive was open for tours Sunday as part of an open house. The $2.3 million project was designed by Technicon Design Group of Ottawa. Westerheide Construction of Sidney was the general contractor on the project. Funding for the p

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-09-25 01:38:29

Akron stadium headed toward likely, city-funded demolition

AKRON (AP) - The University of Akron's former football stadium in northeast Ohio is moving closer to demolition that could cost the city hundreds of thousands of dollars. The Akron Beacon Journal reports that the dilapidated Rubber Bowl's current owner, Team 1 Properties, has less than a month to av

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-09-24 23:50:37

Failed inspections threaten low-income families' homes

CINCINNATI (AP) - An aid group is suing to stop the federal government from ending housing subsidies for low-income residents at an apartment complex in Cincinnati that failed building inspections. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports that more than 100 families that take advantage of affordable housing

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-09-24 23:48:01

Get This: It took 66 million years, but California gets state dinosaur

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - It took about 66 million years, but California finally has a state dinosaur. Gov. Jerry Brown announced Saturday the signing of a bill making Augustynolophus morrisi the official dinosaur of the Golden State. Fossilized remains of the duckbilled creature that lived anywhere

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-09-24 21:33:36

Lee, Wolber and Hammill enter the hall of fame

There was a recent social media post where the question was asked who different people thought was the best Hall of Fame Class of all time. Different opinions were stated prior to one of the best ever and Hall of Fame member Bill Meeker opining - "The next one." While I would almost guess that Meeke

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-09-24 20:22:35

Michael Reagan: Loving Trump's U.N. speech

Donald Trump's speech to the United Nations on Tuesday was not just great, it was totally refreshing. The president's address to the U.N. General Assembly was so perfect it almost made me forget all the horrible speeches his predecessor gave to that corrupt, bloated and anti-American body. For the f

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-09-24 02:07:34

Letter: We need a war against cancer

I had the honor this month of representing Ohio on Capitol Hill by traveling to Washington, D.C., with more than 700 of my fellow American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) volunteers from across the country to urge Congress to make cancer a national priority. Together, we called on Con

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-09-24 03:18:30

Letter: Honor U.S. commitment

I was interested to read the recent letter to The Lima News arguing that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program lets people violate the law's existing processes for becoming a citizen. I discussed the writer's argument with others in Ada. Here are some counterarguments: DACA participant

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-09-24 01:32:28

Car Talk: Check-engine light signals possible issues

I have a 2006 Volvo V70 wagon with 119,000 miles. For the past two years, the check engine light has been on, and the car's message panel says the engine system needs attention. I've taken the car to three reputable mechanics, including a Volvo dealer, and no one seems to be able to find a problem.

LIMAOHIO.COM - 2017-09-24 17:00:35