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2014-10-20 23:06:34

Dr. Amber Murphy has joined MaternOhio Specialists in Obstetrics & Gynecology of Columbus, Inc., Ohio’s largest and most experienced private OB/GYN practice to provide a full range of care to women in Columbus, Ohio. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Women’s health specialist, Dr. Amber Murphy, MD, Ob/Gyn has joined Specialists in Obstetrics & Gynecology of Columbus, Inc., A Division of MaternOhio Clinical Associates, Inc., who provides specialized women’s healthcare...

2014-10-20 16:21:14

2015 Mazda CX-9 arrives at Mazda dealership in Dayton, Ohio DAYTON, Ohio, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Drivers searching for a new car that offers the performance of a sports car and the versatility of an SUV find them both in the new 2015 Mazda CX-9. Matt Castrucci Mazda, a Mazda dealership in Dayton Ohio, has added the new 2015 Mazda CX-9 to its inventory and is ready for SUV shoppers to stop in for a test drive. The thrilling driving experience that the new Mazda CX-9...

2014-10-20 12:30:49

CLEVELAND and COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Data published today in the journal Molecular Therapy demonstrates initial clinical proof of principle of a gene therapy to increase muscle strength and function in Becker muscular dystrophy patients. The paper, titled "A Phase I/IIa Follistatin Gene Therapy Trial for Becker Muscular Dystrophy" describes results of the dose ascending trial to assess safety and efficacy in six patients with Becker muscular...

2014-10-20 12:21:10

2015 Ford Escape release at Mike Castrucci Ford Milford CINCINNATI, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Mike Castrucci Ford Milford has recently added the new 2015 Ford Escape in Cincinnati, Ohio to its inventory and is anticipating a strong showing from local customers. The Ford Escape has been one of the top picks for a new SUV for many years and the new 2015 model looks to continue it long success. The Ford Escapes versatility is just one of the reasons why it is such a popular...

2014-10-20 08:24:29

Transaction is consistent with Company's long-term strategy to accelerate the growth of its service business MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG), the world's leading marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, today announced that its subsidiary EG Systems, Inc., doing business as Scotts LawnService, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of Action Pest Control, Inc., one of the largest residential pest control...

2014-10-18 20:21:06

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Planning and preparedness for Ebola is something Ohio's hospitals, and their partners in medicine and nursing are taking very seriously. This collaborative, solution oriented approach is essential to ensure all frontline healthcare providers have the proper training, equipment and protocols to care for these patients while protecting their safety. Given the recent events surrounding Ebola, Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is...

2014-10-17 23:07:00

OMA is an intergenerational art program for people with dementia. Each week, more than a dozen Mount Pleasant residents have the opportunity to participate in the program with the assistance of nursing staff and volunteers. Monroe, OH (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Mount Pleasant Retirement Village is excited to announce their partnership with the Scripps Gerontology Center of Miami University in their Opening Minds through Art (OMA) program. OMA is an intergenerational art program for people...

2014-10-17 16:25:50

EL CAMPO, Texas, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Just as it takes a village to raise a child, it often takes a similar team effort to rehabilitate affordable housing. The Prairie Village Apartments is just such a project. The 38-unit complex, serving low-income elderly in El Campo, Texas, was awarded a $259,000 Affordable Housing Program (AHP) grant from Wells Fargo and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas). The funds will be used to offset construction costs related to...

2014-10-17 16:20:33

October Challenges Will Be Held at Football Games at Hudson, Avon, and Fairview High Schools CLEVELAND, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Collection Auto Group, the largest dealer of luxury vehicles in Ohio, and nationally-recognized Cleveland athlete Johnny Manziel are inviting high school students to take the "Throw Like Johnny" Challenge. The next contest will take place Friday, October 17th at 7pm at Hudson High School, located at 2500 Hudson Aurora Road in Hudson. "Not only is...

2014-10-17 12:24:44

Power Systems Institute Will Train Students to Work on Power Lines and in Substations TOLEDO, Ohio, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Toledo Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), is partnering with Owens Community College to reinstate its award-winning program to train the next generation of utility line and substation workers. The Power Systems Institute is a two-year program that combines hands-on utility skills at a Toledo Edison training facility with technical...


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
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.