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2014-09-16 23:03:25

Named Vice President – Retirement Services Cincinnati, Ohio (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 HORAN, a leading advisor in employee benefits and financial services, is proud to welcome Paul Carl as Vice President – Retirement Services. Paul works with corporations and individuals to deliver investment and retirement planning. In addition, he monitors investments, fees and providers for employer clients sponsoring retirement plans. Paul has been a retirement services industry professional for...

2014-09-16 16:22:38

Summary of Benefits: WEST CHESTER, Ohio, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) said today that it has completed its acquisition of Severstal North America's integrated steelmaking assets located in Dearborn, Michigan. The transaction also included a cokemaking facility and interests in three joint ventures that process flat-rolled steel products. AK Steel said that it paid $707 million in cash for the acquisition, which includes $314 million for working...

2014-09-16 12:23:48

AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today declared an unchanged quarterly dividend of 36 cents per share of outstanding common stock. The dividend will be payable December 1, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 7, 2014. FirstEnergy is a diversified energy company dedicated to safety, reliability and operational excellence. Its 10 electric distribution companies form one of the nation's...

2014-09-16 08:38:24

Advisory services team reimagines the branch experience for downtown Albany, N.Y., location NORTH CANTON, Ohio, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Looking to grow its branch network and expand into the metropolitan area, Kinderhook Bank turned to Diebold, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) to help direct the design of its new branch in downtown Albany, N.Y. Sharing insight on enhancing consumer experiences and improving efficiency, Diebold's advisory services group assisted with the branch...

2014-09-16 04:20:38

CANTON, Ohio, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TruStar Energy, a leading developer of compressed natural gas [CNG] fueling infrastructure throughout the US, is excited to announce the contract award to build a large time-fill / public fast-fill CNG fueling station for Kimble Recycling & Disposal, Inc., in Canton, Ohio. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131210/LA30600LOGO The station will be built to time-fill up to 55 Kimble refuse trucks overnight - while allowing public...

2014-09-15 23:05:26

Patriot Software, Inc., now offers their online payroll software to small businesses in Missouri. Canton, Ohio (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Patriot Software, Inc., provider of online payroll , is now available to the 499,000 small businesses in Missouri. President Mike Kappel explains, “Each state has its own unique requirements for payroll and taxes. That means Patriot must carefully check for accuracy, and Missouri is the 39th state to pass our rigorous testing. “Missouri is known...

2014-09-15 20:20:18

Pyramyd Air, the world's largest internet airgun retailer, is kicking off its Pyramyd Payback promotion, making airgun enthusiasts around the world pray for rain on October 25th, 2014. SOLON, Ohio, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- "We're excited to kick off the Pyramyd Air Payback because it's a great way to give to back our loyal customers," stated Josh Ungier, Pyramyd Air's CEO. "With mother nature driving this promotion, we're excited to see what she brings us! Rain or shine,...

2014-09-15 16:27:14

ATLANTA, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gray Television, Inc. ("Gray" or "we" or "our") (NYSE: GTN and GTN.A) announced today that it has closed on its previously announced acquisition of WJRT-TV and WTVG-TV from affiliates of SJL Holdings, LLC ("SJL"). WJRT-TV and WTVG-TV are ABC-affiliated television stations serving the Flint-Saginaw-Bay City, Michigan and Toledo, Ohio television markets, respectively. In addition, WTVG-TV recently acquired the local CW channel. Nielsen ranks...

2014-09-15 16:26:28

SHAKOPEE, Minn., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Grab a towel and slap on the sunblock, it's time to hit the water! Thrill seekers will soon be able to submerge themselves in even more fun in the sun as Valleyfair announces a 2015 expansion of Soak City Waterpark. New for 2015 is a massive water slide complex with six new slides. Breakers Pipeline features four tube slides that will enclose riders in a capsule, sixty-five-feet up. Once inside, the floor will fall out from...

2014-09-14 23:02:09

Wright & Schulte LLC Is Currently Representing Plaintiffs In DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuit Complaints Across The Country Who Endured Risky and Painful Revision Surgeries After Receiving DePuy’s Metal-on-Metal Hip Implant. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) September 14, 2014 A new DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuit has been filed by Wright & Schulte LLC on behalf of a Franklin County, Ohio man who underwent hip surgery to remove a DePuy metal-on-metal hip implant. The metal-on-metal hip lawsuit filed...


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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