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Lima man sues The Lima News for a second time

LIMA — A Lima man currently serving a 12-year prison sentence for the possession of cocaine and marijuana and the illegal manufacture of drugs has for the second time filed a civil lawsuit against The Lima News. Leonard Bingham, an inmate at Allen Correctional Institute, filed the suit with the...
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Unknown complaint leads to felony arrest

An unknown caller complaint led to a felony arrest Tuesday evening around 7:10. The Bellefontaine Police Department report they were dispatched to a residence in the 400 block of South Madriver Street and upon arrival they could hear arguing inside and located an open back door. Officers made contact with...
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Business opens in Lima specializing in false eyelashes

LIMA — A new business is opening in Lima, specializing in false eyelashes. “It started with me launching my own lash line in 2017,” said Tavonna Pritchett, co-owner of Celebretee’z Lashti’Qu3. “I always said that I wanted a storefront. So my mother and father passed away. My mother passed in 2019, my father in 1995. So I’m an only child and I always told my mom that I would make this vision come true and I finally did.”
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City teen arrested on warrant

A Bellefontaine teen was arrested on a warrant and issued a drug charge on the city's west side Tuesday evening around 6:30. The Bellefontaine Police Department report they observed a vehicle with expired registration pass their patrol car eastbound on West Chillicothe Avenue. Officers turned around to catch up to...

30 headstones vandalized at Findlay cemetery

Recent rains have flooded northwest Ohio/southeast Michigan fields, though that's allowed the flowers to grow as large and bright as ever. Local vets seeing an uptick in cases of a new virus. Updated: 3 hours ago. There have been no serious cases of the virus. City of Napoleon asks residents...

Crash in Wyandot County Claims the Life of Nevada Man

A Nevada man was killed in a crash that occurred Tuesday morning in Wyandot County. According to a release from the Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office, 33 year old Nocholas A. Frombaugh lost control of his car while travelling east on County Highway 39. The vehicle went off the left side...

Lego to-go art bags are returning to ArtSpace/Lima

A popular to-go art bag is coming back on Saturday, July 31 at ArtSpace/Lima. The bags will have Lego pieces and paint inside to create 2d and 3d art projects. As always, the bags will be available for pick up starting at noon in Cherry Alley behind ArtSpace, for Lego lovers of any age.
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Lima Mall to host Teacher Appreciation Night

LIMA — The Lima Mall will host a teacher appreciation night from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, July 29, in the mall’s center court, 2400 Elida Road, Lima. Prizes and goodie bags will be given away to the first 50 teachers. School IDs are required to qualify.
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Planting Wildlife Gardens is an excellent way to provide habitats to promote the sustainability of native animals and insects

Most times you hear about people trying to keep wildlife out of their gardens but on Tuesday they were learning how to attract wildlife. Avid gardeners attending the weekly Allen County Master Gardeners' brown bag lunch at the Children's Garden. From mammals to amphibians to insects, they all need our help as their native habitats have become smaller because of human activity. By planting a simple garden, you can provide habitats that will attract songbirds, butterflies, and other wildlife. To create a wildlife habitat garden, you need four specific things.
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2021 Best of the Region in The Lima News

The Lima News’ 2021 Best of the Region is back, marking 26 years of asking residents of the area their opinions on their favorite places to shop, relax and eat. We asked for your opinions on 50 categories this year on a wide range of restaurants, stores, service providers, entertainment options and free-time activities. Click here to see the Best of the Region.
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Taking a load off

Cows bed down and try to stay cool in the new beef barn at the Union County Fairgrounds on Monday. With temperatures climbing into the 90s again today, keeping animals cool at the fair will be a priority. The fair runs through Saturday. (Journal-Tribune Photo by Ally Lanasa)

SOUP Menu Released for this Week

The SOUP service will be in operation this week. Volunteers will be serving at their new location, which is the Coterie in downtown Kenton. That is their permanent location. Doors will open at 11am and meals will be served until 1 in the afternoon today through Friday. A different menu...
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Best place for French fries

1965 N. West St., Lima; 2619 Elida Road, Lima; 941 N. Cable Road, Lima; 575 Market St., Lima; 1920 Harding Highway, Lima; various locations in the region. 111 N. Elizabeth St., Lima; 2111 Allentown Road, Lima; 1350 Bellefontaine Ave., Lima. Honorable Mentions: Canalside Burgers and Brew, Ottoville; Happy Daz, various;...

Johnny Appleseed Metro Parks helps local forest fairies find new homes

There was a huge construction event at Hermon Woodlands in Lima as a new fairy home neighborhood was installed. Kids geared up in construction helmets and took to the woods to build some new homes for the magical fairies that live in the Johnny Appleseed Metro Park. They gathered the materials they needed to start building, and even the queen fairy was there to help.
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Best place for fish

2575 Elida Road, Lima; 2020 Harding Highway, Lima; 1315 Bellefontaine St., Wapakoneta. Honorable Mentions: Old City Prime, Lima; Beer Barrel, various; Henry’s, Ottawa; Knights of Columbus.
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Best place for Mexican

3355 Harding Highway, Lima; 1448 Cable Road, Lima; 2501 Shawnee Road, Lima. Honorable Mentions: Bandido’s, Lima; El Cazador, Lima; El Azteca, Wapakoneta.
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Best place to buy meat

810 E. Main St., Coldwater; 221 Summit St., Celina; 1102 Elida Ave., Delphos; 890 S. Cable Road, Lima; 120 W. Northern Ave., Lima; 1107 S. Shannon St., Van Wert. Honorable Mentions: Kah Meats, Meijer, Lima; Stites, Lima.
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Best place for a hamburger

111 N. Elizabeth St., Lima; 2111 Allentown Road, Lima; 1350 Bellefontaine Avenue, Lima. Honorable Mentions: Tony’s, Ottawa; 318, Lima; The Met, Lima; Tilton Hilton, Lakeview; Zinum 12, Lima.