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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...

2014-10-17 08:22:03

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oxford Resource Partners, LP (NYSE: OXF) (the "Partnership" or "Oxford") will report its third quarter 2014 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, October 30, 2014. The Partnership's management team will hold a conference call to review the results at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on that day. Participants may access the conference call by dialing (877) 703-6107 or (857) 244-7306 for international callers and providing...

2014-10-16 23:09:00

History will come alive as military heroes from D-Day through Vietnam are celebrated with five films and distinguished presenters taking the stage to speak of their experiences. Reel Stuff Salute to Heroes will take place Saturday, Nov 8th at the Air Force Museum Theatre, Dayton, OH. Dayton, Ohio (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 History will come alive as military heroes from D-Day through Vietnam are celebrated on the Air Force Museum Theatre’s giant screen with five films and several...

2014-10-16 16:21:18

Plans announced for new services and products, more new jobs LOGAN, Ohio, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amanda Manufacturing, a Deshler Group company based in Logan, Ohio for more than 30 years, specializing in metalforming, broke ground today on a $5 million expansion and renovation of its facility. The 130,000 square foot building will expand by nearly 40 percent, with 54,880 additional square feet of manufacturing plant space and a 14,000 square foot new office and facade...

2014-10-16 12:26:11

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHO: Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network WHAT: Verizon Wireless XLTE is coming to Steubenville, Ohio. XLTE enriches the customer's mobile lifestyle experience by providing enhanced access over the 4G LTE network. WHERE: In the busiest parts of Steubenville to ensure capacity and provide...


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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conjunto
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