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2014-09-30 16:22:25

AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp.'s (NYSE: FE) utilities are warning customers about a scam involving a telephone caller posing as a utility company employee threatening to shut off power unless an immediate payment is made using a pre-paid debit card such as a Green Dot card. Scams involving callers asking for utility bill payment via Green Dot cards have been reported by customers in all of FirstEnergy's service areas from Ohio to New Jersey, which include:...

2014-09-30 12:23:36

Facility Keeps MSC Close to Customers to Meet Increasing Demands, Grow Company MELVILLE, N.Y., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MSC INDUSTRIAL SUPPLY CO. (NYSE: MSM), a leading distributor of Metalworking and Maintenance, Repair and Operations ("MRO") supplies to industrial customers throughout North America, today opened its fifth Customer Fulfillment Center ("CFC"), or distribution center, in Columbus, Ohio. MSC marked the occasion with a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the...

2014-09-30 08:43:16

Video case study on bpost's transformation is available here: http://dbdinc.co/DBDBpost NORTH CANTON, Ohio, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Belgian Post (bpost), the leading postal operator in Belgium, has implemented multi-vendor software from Diebold, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) across its network of 450 heterogeneous automated teller machines (ATMs). The company has also outsourced management of its entire fleet of ATMs to Diebold. As part of the agreement, Diebold will deliver a...

2014-09-30 08:23:59

New Commercial Boardwalk System Built in Western Ohio ZANESVILLE, Ohio, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AXION International Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: AXIH), a leader in recycled plastic and polymer composite technologies used to produce ECOTRAX® rail ties/sleepers and STRUXURE® building products, announced today that its STRUXURE® Commercial Boardwalk products were used by the Centerville-Washington Park District to recently complete a wetlands walkway project at Oak Creek South Park...

2014-09-30 08:22:14

AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) selected Aiman Abdrabou as the 2014 International Energy Manager of the Year. Abdrabou is Global Manager--Energy & Greenhouse Gas (GHG) for The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20050204/GTLOGO The International Energy Manager of the Year Award is recognition for an individual who has excelled in promoting the practices and principles of energy...

2014-09-29 23:13:31

In celebration of its launch, Tea MD™ Skincare, an all-natural tea tree oil based product line created by a board certified physician to help prevent and control adult acne and blemish prone skin, is gifting its daily facial cleanser to honorees at the 35th Annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards on September 30, 2014 in New York City. Springfield, Ohio (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 By the time a patient suffering with severe acne visits the offices of Dr. Sameer Ismailjee, an...

2014-09-29 23:12:19

CHAMPS Group Purchasing recently renewed its agreement with Dairymens to continue offering its members significant savings on milk, milk products, and yogurt as well as seasonal beverages including, apple cider, egg nog, iced tea, and lemonade. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 CHAMPS Group Purchasing recently renewed its agreement with Dairymens to continue offering its members significant savings on milk, milk products, and yogurt as well as seasonal beverages including, apple...

2014-09-29 23:08:09

Dr. Thomas has extensive training and knowledge in all aspects of foot and ankle care. He offers complete care for any foot and ankle ailments from conservative care to the latest advancements in foot and ankle surgery in Columbus, OH. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 Dr. Randall Thomas has joined the team at Clintonville/Dublin Foot and Ankle Group, Inc. in their two office locations in Clintonville and Dublin. He is accepting new patients of all ages and is available for same day...

2014-09-29 23:02:21

SlimDown teaches participants to manage their weight by making lifestyle changes with regard to food, physical activity and behavior. YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 Humility of Mary Health Partners will offer SlimDown, a six-week weight-management program, beginning in October at the D.D. and Velma Davis Family YMCA in Boardman and St. Joe’s at the Mall in Niles. SlimDown teaches participants to manage their weight by making lifestyle changes with regard to food, physical...

2014-09-29 16:26:13

More than 35 percent of adults in Ohio report their mental health status as poor TOLEDO, Ohio, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today ProMedica and Harbor announced plans to form a joint operating company (JOC) to address a growing community need for mental health services in northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan. The JOC will help increase access to much needed behavioral health services and enhance care through a more integrated, coordinated model. According to the...


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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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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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