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2014-01-13 12:28:16

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Ohio Nurses Foundation, the charitable arm of the Ohio Nurses Association, is accepting nominations for Nurses Choice Awards until February 22, 2014 in the following categories: individual, organization and media campaign. The criteria for the categories are as follows: -- Individual - Someone who is not a nurse or a legislator who had made a contribution to nursing. -- Organization - An organization that shows...

2014-01-13 12:27:59

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cutting-edge Analytics from Battelle to Offer Member Hospitals Cutting-Edge Tools to Improve Care and Reduce Costs. Hospitals have the opportunity to become safer, more affordable and more efficient because of Battelle's recent acquisition of the Healthcare Accreditation Colloquium. The purchase, finalized on Jan. 2, will add Battelle's extensive experience with analytics to the healthcare process improvement systems pioneered by the...

2014-01-08 23:20:17

Franklin University, one of the leading educators of working adults, will hold its 145th Commencement Ceremony on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, during which nearly 600 degree candidates will receive their diplomas at Veterans Memorial Auditorium. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) January 08, 2014 Franklin University, one of the leading educators of working adults, will hold its 145th Commencement Ceremony on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, during which nearly 600 degree candidates will receive their diplomas at...

2014-01-07 23:29:53

It comes as no surprise to those who know her well that Judge Amy O’Grady intends to keep her seat on the 10th District Court of Appeals in Central Ohio well past the November 2014 election. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 It comes as no surprise to those who know her well that Judge Amy O’Grady intends to keep her seat on the 10th District Court of Appeals in Central Ohio well past the November 2014 election. Judge Amy, as she is affectionately called by friends, has been...

2014-01-07 23:25:43

Dr. Brian Jennings, a highly trained Physiatrist has joined Physical Medicine Associates in Columbus, OH. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 Dr. Brian Jennings will join Physical Medicine Associates to provide diagnosis and treatment recommendations for patients with a wide range of sports injuries, acute and chronic pain, musculoskeletal disorders and severe functional limitations. Dr. Jennings is a member of both the OhioHealth Grant Medical Center and OhioHealth Riverside Methodist...

2014-01-07 08:36:57

Land Parcel Is Located In New Albany And Will Be Home To Compass' First Data Center in Ohio DALLAS and NEW ALBANY, Ohio, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Compass Datacenters has acquired a property in suburban Columbus, Ohio that will serve as a campus for the company's first data center facilities in Ohio. The 9.2 acre parcel of land, which closed for $1.93 million, is located within the 3,000 acre New Albany Business Park that is designed as a hub for corporate headquarters, technology...

2014-01-07 08:28:52

Leadership Can Apply Game Achievements to the Contact Center Environment to Improve Agent Motivation, Engagement, Retention and Performance COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Uptivity (formerly CallCopy), a leading provider of workforce optimization (WFO) solutions, has launched a new gamification system as part of the Uptivity Discover Suite 5.3, the latest version of the company's award-winning WFO platform. The gamification feature allows contact center leadership to...

2014-01-06 16:23:12

Akron Brass promotes former VP of marketing to lead their Columbus, Ohio facility WOOSTER, Ohio, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Akron Brass Company, a global marketer and manufacturer of high performance firefighting equipment, is pleased to announce the appointment of David Durstine to the position of Vice President of Weldon and Akron Brass Global Products. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140106/CL40855) Durstine, who most recently held the position of vice president...

2014-01-06 12:22:25

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that a busload of laid-off workers from Ormet's aluminum smelter in Hannibal, Ohio will conduct an informational picket on Wednesday, January 8, 2014, outside American Electric Power (AEP) headquarters in Columbus. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080131/DC12982LOGO) Ormet plunged into bankruptcy in February 2013 after AEP raised its electric rate from $38 per megawatt hour in...

2014-01-06 08:23:22

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- eNNOVEA life announced today it has signed an agreement with Euro American Marketing & Sales. eNNOVEA life manufactures consumer health products for the compliance and diagnostics categories for retail. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140106/PH40058-a) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140106/PH40058-b) "Euro American is pleased and honored to become associated with a proactive firm like eNNOVEA life," stated...


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Christopher Columbus
2013-10-15 10:27:55

Christopher Columbus was an Italian navigator, explorer, and colonizer that was born in 1451. He is best known for his explorations across the Atlantic Ocean, under the authority of the Catholic Monarchs in Spain, which resulted in the discovery of America and the settlement of the island of Hispaniola. This is thought to be the beginning of Spanish settlement in the New World. Although he was the first European to explore the Americas, he was not the first person to explore the area and he...

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2012-06-14 09:40:55

Symbol: SOAL Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    I Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:IL, LA, OR, TX, WI Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants...

2012-06-18 08:59:31

Symbol: BODI7 Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    N Distribution: BoutelouadiversispiculaJ.T. Columbus distribution:USA(AZ) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Liliopsida –...

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2012-06-18 08:59:33

Symbol: BODA2 Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Synonyms:   BUDA Buchloe dactyloides (Nutt.) Engelm.   buffalograss   BUDA3 Bulbilis dactyloides (Nutt.) Raf. ex Kuntze     SEDA Sesleria dactyloides Nutt.   Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AR, AZ, CO, GA, IA, IL, KS, LA, MN, MO, MT, ND, NE,...

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