NEWS


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Haircuts from the heart
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DNC:
Rotarians host The Cakery staff

Rotarians host The Cakery staff

TROY — It’s part chemistry and part art. That’s the secret to baking, decorating and enjoying beautiful cakes from The Cakery accord...

July 26th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Sanders, Mrs. Obama, Warren thrill convention

DNC 2016: Sanders, Mrs. Obama, Warren thrill convention

PHILADELPHIA — Ending months of animosity, Bernie Sanders robustly embraced his former rival Hillary Clinton Monday night as a champion for the ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Die-hard Sanders backers divided on backing Clinton

PHILADELPHIA — Bernie Sanders tried to calm tensions among his delegates Monday at the Democratic National Convention but some weren’t in ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Tuesday’s Schedule

DNC 2016: Tuesday’s Schedule

TUESDAYTuesday’s council and caucus meetings include:• Women’s Caucus• LGBT Caucus• Senior Council• Rural Council&...

July 25th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Protests by Sanders’ supporters calls party unity into question

DNC 2016: Protests by Sanders’ supporters calls party unity into question

PHILADELPHIA — At the opening meeting of the Pennsylvania Delegation on Monday, the theme was unity and working together.Outside, just a few blo...

July 25th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Safety for the ages
Mollette thrives on competition

Mollette thrives on competition

By Ben RobinsonGoBuccs.comPLEASANT HILL — Competition is a way of life for Madison Mollette, who is the daughter of James and Tina Mollette of P...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Troy falls in title game

Troy falls in title game

By Josh [email protected] — Troy Post 43 didn’t relinquish its American Legion Region 2 championship without a fight.But in...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Troy falls in title game

Troy falls in title game

By Josh [email protected] — Troy Post 43 didn’t relinquish its American Legion Region 2 championship without a fight.But in...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Moving Day at Frydell

Moving Day at Frydell

By Josh [email protected] — Day Two of the Thomas Frydell Memorial Junior Tennis Tournament featured a few more close matches tha...

July 14th, 2016 |  


Flashback Friday: Miami East

Flashback Friday: Miami East

By David [email protected] — When the Miami East football team’s seniors graduated from high school a few months ago, the...

July 14th, 2016 |  


Frydell off to hot start

Frydell off to hot start

By Josh [email protected] — No rain, but plenty of moisture hanging in the air.The annual Thomas Frydell Memorial Junior Tennis T...

July 13th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Troy grad writes book
OPA features healthier food options

OPA features healthier food options

COLUMBUS — The 163rd Ohio State Fair kicks off next week on Wednesday, July 27, in Columbus. At this year’s fair, the Ohio Poultry Associa...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• CIVIC BAND: The Piqua Civic Band will pay tribute to “Jazz!” at 7 p.m. at Hance Pavilion, Fountain Park, Piqua, for an evenin...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Protect your health by controlling blood pressure

Protect your health by controlling blood pressure

(NAPS) — At a checkup, often, the first thing your health care provider does is check your blood pressure — and for good reason. High bloo...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Survey finds majority avoid senior care talk with aging parents

WALTHAM, Mass. — When it comes to the issue of care, the focus is frequently on child care. Yet, many families are also tackling an issue that i...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Should you save enough to live to 100?

Should you save enough to live to 100?

By Liz WestonNerdWallet ColumnistFirst, you were supposed to die at 85. Then 90. Now 95 and even 100 are common defaults when financial planners tell ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Baker to celebrate 95th birthday

Baker to celebrate 95th birthday

LAURA — Eugene (Gene) E. Baker was born on Aug. 8, 1921, the son of the late David and Kate Jane (Cordier) Baker.Gene has lived in the Laura are...

July 20th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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The quest for roots
A sporting event in which everyone was a winner

A sporting event in which everyone was a winner

I’ll never forget the first time I cried while watching a sporting event.It was Feb. 22, 1980, and I was a little kid watching the Winter Olympi...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Editorial roundup

The Lima News, July 16The hugs, handshakes and energizing sound bites that have become the hallmarks of national political conventions won’t be ...

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Finding hope in a lemonade stand

Finding hope in a lemonade stand

For a couple years, there was what I affectionately nicknamed, “The Posse” that assembled whenever there was trouble in my neighborhood. T...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Editorial roundup

The Lima News, July 16The hugs, handshakes and energizing sound bites that have become the hallmarks of national political conventions won’t be ...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Paying off the unemployment debt

Paying off the unemployment debt

Some bills we pass in the Ohio Senate generate front-page headlines and constituent emails by the hundreds, while others travel through the legislativ...

July 19th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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Multiple choice
Smooth sailing

Smooth sailing

As a buyer, you want your offer to be accepted and your contract to close on schedule. However, in today’s climate, you should expect some negot...

July 16th, 2016 |  


Photo providedMinster Bank’s staff recently celebrated its 10th anniversary in Troy at 1280 Experiment Farm Road with a ribbon cutting with Troy...

July 16th, 2016 |  


How a budget can pay off

How a budget can pay off

What comes to mind when you think of creating a budget? For many people, even the thought of putting one together is unappealing. However, there’...

July 15th, 2016 |  


New business filings up

COLUMBUS — Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted has announced 8,480 new entities filed to do business in Ohio during June 2016.This is an increase...

July 15th, 2016 |  


Quid pro quo

Quid pro quo

Sure, it’s a legitimate question: Can you sell your home without the representation of a professional real estate agent? The legitimate answer i...

July 9th, 2016 |  


Computers to scan carry-on bags in TSA test

(AP) — Federal officials said Tuesday that they are expanding tests to speed up airport lines and improve security.In a first in the U.S., the T...

July 9th, 2016 |  


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