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2014-09-18 12:21:10

Grants Will Help Outstanding Children of Company's Employees Pursue Post-Secondary Education ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW) announced today that the company has awarded nearly $200,000 in educational grants to exceptional children of its employees through the Con-way Scholarship Program. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130523/MM20339LOGO Over the past 20 years, the Con-way Scholarship Program has awarded in excess of $4 million in grants to...

2014-09-18 12:21:09

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 18. 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The NetJets Unions Coalition is an alliance comprised of the NetJets Association of Shared Aircraft Pilots (NJASAP), the collective bargaining agent for the 3,000-plus pilots who fly in the service of NetJets, and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 284, which represents approximately 500 NetJets dispatchers, flight attendants, maintenance controllers, mechanics and stock clerks. NetJets is a Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:...

2014-09-18 08:34:11

New Poll Finds Strong Support for Federal Legislation in the Buckeye State WASHINGTON, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) released the results of an Ohio-specific poll that shows that roughly seven in ten Ohioans support legislation requiring sales tax collection at the time of purchase. This represents an increase of four percentage points since 2013. "A significant majority of Ohioans support federal legislation and with...

2014-09-17 23:14:51

When the Mesothelioma Victims Center created a state specific initiative for the state of Ohio they had two simple goals that included all diagnosed victims in the Buckeye State have instant access to the nation's top mesothelioma compensation lawyers, and these individuals, or their family members have nearly instant access to the best mesothelioma treatment centers in the state. Before a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma in Ohio retain the services of an attorney to advance a...

2014-09-17 16:21:04

LAW Ohio F&I Library of Forms Offers Dealerships Comprehensive Catalog of Standardized, Compliant F&I Forms DAYTON, Ohio, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reynolds and Reynolds announced today the launch of the Reynolds LAW(®) Ohio F&I Library, a comprehensive catalog of standardized, legally reviewed finance and insurance (F&I) documents available to automobile dealers in Ohio. The Reynolds LAW brand library of forms was developed jointly through a partnership between...

2014-09-17 12:22:09

Crews Proactively Removing Dead and Dying Ash Trees to Help Prevent Outages GREENSBURG, Pa., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To help prevent service interruptions and enhance system reliability, West Penn Power, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), is continuing a special program to remove ash trees damaged by the emerald ash borer near power lines. To date, more than 3,000 ash trees have been removed, with an additional 1,500 ash trees expected to be removed by year end. For 2014,...

2014-09-17 08:35:39

CLEVELAND, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BlueBridge Networks Data Center, located at 1255 Euclid Avenue in Cleveland, Ohio, will serve as a core Point of Presence (PoP) for Agile Networks (Agile), a growing telecommunications company based out of Canton, Ohio. Agile has chosen to collocate in the state of the art, fiber rich data center to further ensure high availability, reliability and security to its users. BlueBridge Networks' highly redundant infrastructure establishes a...

2014-09-17 08:31:14

Inaugural Event Raises More Than $15,200 to Support the Muscular Dystrophy Association DELAWARE, Ohio, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Aug. 20, CITGO Petroleum Corporation employees from the CITGO terminals in Columbus and Dayton launched the inaugural Sporting Clay Shootout, raising more than $15,200 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). The event proceeds will fund research projects at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and Nationwide Children's Hospital, in...

2014-09-17 08:30:21

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Members of the physician IT team at Riverside Radiology and Interventional Associates announced today that the enterprise is working with Dicom Systems to enhance its image sharing capabilities and provide immediate cluster fail over in the case of any network failures. In addition, the Dicom Systems enterprise imaging solutions will be utilized to help navigate disparate PACS systems to more effectively deliver the right images to the...

2014-09-17 08:21:29

WEST CHESTER, Ohio, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) said today that the company has introduced CHROMESHIELD(TM) 22, a new nickel-free stainless steel product with enhanced benefits and stable pricing for customers. CHROMESHIELD 22 was developed by AK Steel at its Research Center in Middletown, Ohio, principally for manufacturers of appliance and food service equipment, tubing, cookware, automotive exhaust components and heat exchangers. After rigorous testing and...


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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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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
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