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2014-09-22 23:14:21

The Center for Health Affairs is proud to announce its recognition by ERC as one of the NorthCoast 99 Award winners. This prestigious award honors Northeast Ohio’s best places to work for top talent. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 The Center for Health Affairs is proud to announce its recognition by ERC as one of the NorthCoast 99 Award winners. This prestigious award honors Northeast Ohio’s best places to work for top talent. This award recognizes these 99 organizations...

2014-09-22 23:10:52

Erin Schnackel, MD, Obstetrics and Gynecology has joined Women Physicians in OBGYN in Columbus, Ohio to provide high quality, comprehensive health care for women. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 Women’s health specialist, Dr. Erin Schnackel has joined Women Physicians in OB/GYN to provide a full range of gynecologic care through all stages of a woman’s life. She is accepting new patients at two convenient office locations, one on campus of OhioHealth Riverside Methodist...

2014-09-22 23:03:13

Dayton, Ohio hospital adds newest version of Airbus Helicopters Dauphin line to fleet. (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 CareFlight Air & Mobile Services of Miami Valley Hospital has taken delivery of a new AS365 N3+ Dauphin, the latest version of Airbus Helicopters outstanding medium twin-engine helicopter. The new aircraft, which is based at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, Ohio, joins CareFlight’s all-Dauphin fleet of four air medical transport helicopters. “We have a lot of...

2014-09-22 16:24:39

TOLEDO, Ohio, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Wants and Needs," a documentary co-production between WGTE Public Media in Toledo, Ohio and Mantis and Moon Moving Pictures and Sound will be distributed by the National Education Television Association (NETA) for public television and has been made available to over 250 local public television stations nationally. Furthermore, Mantis and Moon's third entry in their award winning, nationally distributed "Thunder Series" entitled "Thunder...

2014-09-22 16:20:44

Goodyear Is Accepting Nominations For Its 32nd Highway Hero Award Through Nov. 29 AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Do you know a Highway Hero? The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) wants to hear the story! http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20050204/GTLOGO Goodyear is accepting nominations for its 32(nd) North America Highway Hero Award through Nov. 29, 2014, at this web page inside www.goodyeartrucktires.com. The Goodyear Highway Hero Award was established in 1983...

2014-09-22 12:29:03

New Relationship Brings World-Renowned Expertise to Cancer Patients COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- OhioHealth announced today that the system is Ohio's first certified member of MD Anderson Cancer Network®, a program of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, a world renowned-leader in cancer care. "This collaboration will help advance cancer care in the communities that OhioHealth serves while still keeping that care local for patients and...

2014-09-22 12:20:43

Unionized employees to conduct informational picketing COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As contract talks drag on at Berkshire Hathaway's (BRK/B) NetJets, Inc., unionized pilots, flight attendants, mechanics and related employees, maintenance controllers, stock clerks and flight dispatchers are picketing at customer locations in California, New Jersey and the company's Columbus, Ohio corporate headquarters, according to the NetJets Union Coalition (NUC)....

2014-09-22 08:21:25

Rice Husk Ash Becomes Tire-Grade Silica AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rice husk waste once headed for landfills is now helping The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) produce fuel-efficient tires. Goodyear today announced it will utilize ash left over from the burning of rice husks to produce electricity as an environmentally friendly source of silica for use in its tires. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140919/147318-INFO The company has tested...

2014-09-22 08:21:11

Mike Castrucci Ford Milford carries new 2015 Ford Taurus in Cincinnati, Ohio CINCINNATI, Sept 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- One of the most popular and reliable sedans in the auto industry today is the Ford Taurus. Ford has just released its new 2015 model and they are starting to show up on new car lots in Ohio. Mike Castrucci Ford Milford is one of the dealerships that now has the 2015 Ford Taurus in Cincinnati, Ohio on its new car lot and drivers from all over the area are...

2014-09-21 23:02:19

Six C8 Lawsuit Have Been Selected to Represent the Thousands of C8 Claims Alleging Illnesses Such as Thyroid Disease and Kidney Cancer After Drinking C8 Contaminated Water Columbus, OH (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 C8 lawsuits move forward in the U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio as the list of 20 possible C8 lawsuits selected for bellwether trials has been narrowed down to six, reports Wright & Schulte LLC. Court records show these six C8 lawsuits where chosen from the...


Latest Ohio Reference Libraries

Kihansi Spray Toad, Nectophrynoides Asperginis
2014-09-15 16:37:21

The Kihansi Spray Toad, Nectophrynoides Asperginis, is a yellowish colored dwarf toad. The females can reach up to 1.1 inches long and the males can reach up to .75 inches long. This ovoviviparous species was described scientifically in the year 1999. It was found only in the spray zone around the Kihansi waterfalls in the southern Udzungwa Mountains located in Tanzania. At about 220,000 square feet, this was the smallest natural distribution known for any vertebrate species, but it was...

Cuyahoga Valley National Park
2013-03-19 14:17:18

Cuyahoga Valley National Park is located in northeast Ohio, between the cities of Cleveland and Akron. The park holds about 20,339 acres of protected land that occurs along the Cuyahoga River. Before the area was established as a national park, the valley became a popular place for 1870s city dwellers to relax on boat rides or carriage rides. The establishment of the park began in 1910 and continued through the 1920’s, during which time the Akron and Cleveland metropolitan parks were...

2012-06-14 12:26:05

Symbol: POOH Group: Moss Family: Polytrichaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA    N Synonyms:   POOH2 Polytrichastrum ohioense (Renauld & Cardot) G.L. Sm. Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division   Bryophyta – Mosses Subdivision   Musci Class   Bryopsida – True mosses Subclass   Bryidae Order   Polytrichales Family   Polytrichaceae Genus...

2012-06-15 02:57:45

Symbol: OROH Group: Moss Family: Orthotrichaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division   Bryophyta – Mosses Subdivision   Musci Class   Bryopsida – True mosses Subclass   Bryidae Order   Orthotrichales Family   Orthotrichaceae Genus   Orthotrichum Hedw. – orthotrichum moss Species   Orthotrichum...

dome_003_pvp
2012-06-18 03:11:57

Symbol: DOME Group: Dicot Family: Primulaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, DC, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NY, OH, OK, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WI, WV Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants...

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Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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