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2014-09-11 23:06:23

Leader in Ion Channel Research to have a prominent presence at SPS with particular focus on the Investigational New Drug (IND) application process. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 ChanTest will host a sponsored session entitled “The ABC’s of IND’s” at the Safety Pharmacology Society (SPS) Annual Meeting on Monday, October 20th. This session will touch on the shortcomings of the current nonclinical and clinical assays used for cardiac risk assessment, and address some...

2014-09-11 16:22:44

Honored for 11th Time in the Past 13 Years AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) remains among the nation's leading utilities in promoting economic development, according to Site Selection magazine. This marks the eleventh time in the past 13 years the company has received this honor. In 2013, FirstEnergy helped attract more than $3 billion in third-party capital investment to its Ohio, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, West Virginia and Maryland service areas that...

2014-09-11 08:33:20

$5 Million Grant will provide world-class STEM+ Education to the Entire Community for 5 years WASHINGTON, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NEF CyberLearning will be celebrating the inaugural launch of its K-99 STEM education program this week in Steubenville, OH on September 12, 2014. As the national leader in bridging the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) divides in America's schools, NEF has provided a $5 million dollar grant to Steubenville to fund this...

2014-09-11 08:23:19

WEST CHESTER, Ohio, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE: AKS) ("AK Holding") announced today the pricing of its public offering of common stock. AK Holding agreed to sell 35 million shares of common stock at a public offering price of $9.00 per share. In connection with this offering, AK Holding granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 5.25 million shares of common stock. Concurrently with the pricing of its offering of...

2014-09-10 23:13:26

Holstein’s recent promotion to corporate controller allows him to apply his knowledge of the organization to operating segments within OPRS Communities and OPRS’ corporate office. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Services (OPRS) has promoted Dan Holstein to corporate controller. Holstein joined OPRS in 1998 as a regional accounting manager, then two years later serving as a financial analyst, followed by a move to financial analysis manager. Since...

2014-09-10 23:11:37

Roll-Kraft has named three new employees to key positions Mentor, OH. (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Roll-Kraft is pleased to announce additions to its primary management team. Mr. Laurence Cassesa, Vice President, Sales, comes to Roll-Kraft from Superior Products, LLC, where he was a National Sales Manager. His MBA, BSBA/Management and Logistics degrees are from John Carroll University in Cleveland, OH. During his years prior to joining Roll-Kraft, he organized an Elite Managers Group,...

2014-09-10 23:10:09

Hondros College of Business recently announced they will be hosting free Open House events for the public to learn and ask questions about a career in real estate, insurance, mortgage, appraisal, home inspection and personal fitness. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Hondros College of Business recently announced they will be hosting free Open House events for the public to learn and ask questions about a career in real estate, insurance, mortgage, appraisal, home inspection and...

2014-09-10 12:22:37

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) has scheduled a live audio webcast of a panel presentation including Robert P. Powers, executive vice president and chief operating officer, at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2014 Power and Gas Leaders Conference in Boston on Sept. 16. The presentation, titled "Electric Utility Outlook," is scheduled for 8 a.m. EDT and can be accessed through the Internet at http://www.aep.com/webcasts. The webcast...

2014-09-10 08:21:11

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ohio Department of Public Safety (ODPS) Director John Born joined AT&T today to highlight the dangers of texting and driving. During the month of September, which is Safe Driving Awareness Month, all Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) locations across the state will provide a palm card to newly-licensed drivers, encouraging them to take the pledge and commit to never text and drive. "Distracted driving is an epidemic on our roadways,...

2014-09-10 08:20:42

Creating extraordinary customer care experiences while also empowering employees to WOW customers and "do the right thing," drives differentiation for MAYFIELD COLLISION CENTERS SOUTH EUCLID, Ohio, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MAYFIELD COLLISION CENTERS (MCC), recently awarded 1 of the Top 10 Auto Body shops in the USA, is proud to be recognized by ERC as one of Northeast Ohio's best places to work! NorthCoast 99 recognizes the 99 best workplaces for top talent in the 22-county...


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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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'