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2014-09-25 12:31:36

CLEVELAND, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Compass Self Storage, a member of the Amsdell family of companies, proudly announces the opening of their downtown Cleveland location, located at 1549 Superior Avenue. The new storage center represents over 50,000 net rentable square feet and will be operated by Compass Self Storage, LLC (www.compassselfstorage.com). This store will be the first location operating under the Compass flag in Cleveland. Amsdell plans to open a second greater...

2014-09-25 08:33:04

Enhancements enable powerful data analysis, advanced workflow management for commercial and financial security professionals NORTH CANTON, Ohio, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Adding powerful security data analytics and advanced workflow management, Diebold, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) has expanded the capabilities of its industry-leading security management portal SecureStat(®), providing in-depth analyses that enhance security operations and promote enterprise-wide efficiencies....

2014-09-25 08:25:15

New Citrus Zinger Sport Provides Hydration On-the-Move AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Staying hydrated is a crucial part of any exercise routine, but when it comes to guzzling down sugary sports drinks, there is a better option. Introducing the Citrus Zinger Sport - the latest product by Zing Anything designed especially for work-outs. The eco-friendly, reusable bottle has a built-in juicer and a hands-free, flip-up straw. Users can mix up their own infused water...

2014-09-24 23:13:02

Healthcare Big Data Leader Recognized for Most Innovative Use of a National Trend for Big Data Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Explorys, the leader in big data-driven healthcare transformation, today announced that it has been recognized with a 2014 NorTech Innovation Award in the “Most Innovative Use of a National Trend” category for Big Data. The award was presented to Explorys at the Innovation Awards gala at the Cleveland Convention Center on September 23rd. “We are...

2014-09-24 16:22:11

Adds wealth of utility regulatory and SEC reporting experience to Board MENTOR, Ohio, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gas Natural Inc. (NYSE MKT: EGAS) ("Gas Natural" or the "Company"), a holding company operating local natural gas utility companies serving approximately 73,000 customers in seven states, announced today that it has named Michael R. Winter to its Board of Directors. The Board now consists of nine directors, six of which are independent. Mr. Gene Argo, Chairman of...

2014-09-24 16:22:02

CLEVELAND, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eight Ohio institutions will receive a combined $200,000 in Dominion Foundation Higher Education Grants for 2014. The grants focus on programs that help prepare students for technical positions in Ohio's growing energy production and other industries. The Dominion Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Dominion Resources, Dominion East Ohio's parent company, is dedicated to improving the physical, social and economic well being of the communities...

2014-09-24 12:24:18

AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) announced that a Request for Proposal (RFP) will be issued to purchase 48,500 Solar Photovoltaic Alternative Energy Certificates (SPAECs) annually over a two-year period on behalf of three of FirstEnergy's Pennsylvania utilities - Pennsylvania Power Company, Pennsylvania Electric Company, and Metropolitan Edison Company. The RFP process will be conducted by The Brattle Group and will take place in October and...

2014-09-24 12:21:28

One of America's Leading Art and Design Colleges Partners with Iconic Travel Brand to Create New Product Concept That Will Be Showcased in a Road Show Tour Beginning September 25th COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Columbus College of Art and Design (CCAD) announced it will hit the road on an eight-city tour with its newly designed Airstream travel trailer. The Airstream Pursuit was designed and named by a team of students who collaborated across all nine of the...

2014-09-24 08:26:33

AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kay® Jewelers and Tolkowsky®, the family who invented and perfected the Ideal Cut Diamond, are celebrating Ideal Love through a special video contest. Customers can enter through October 10(th) for a chance to win the grand prize ultimate proposal package, which includes a romantic European getaway and a beautiful Tolkowsky® Ideal Cut Diamond Ring. To enter, participants need to submit a video to the Tolkowsky® Ideal Love Contest micro site at...

2014-09-23 23:05:15

The Ohio Education Association (OEA) today officially launched the mobile applications for its members and the public to stay up-to-date on the latest news, events and advocacy campaigns affecting educators and students in Ohio. Purple Forge, a leader in providing mobile applications for associations and advocacy organizations across North America, developed the application with the OEA. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 The Ohio Education Association (OEA) today announced 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
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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