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2014-08-07 12:20:53

NORFOLK, Va., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- First responders from nine states took part in a Norfolk Southern-sponsored crude-by-rail emergency response class recently at the Association of American Railroads' Security and Emergency Response Training Center (SERTC) in Pueblo, Colo. The event marked the latest in Norfolk Southern's ongoing efforts to facilitate rail-focused training for emergency personnel across its operating system. Forty responders from Pennsylvania, Ohio,...

algae bloom in the west end of Lake Erie
2014-08-07 03:30:50

Frank Jennings, Jr., Glenn Research Center Engineers at NASA's Glenn Research Center in Cleveland are using NASA Glenn remote sensing technology, previously developed for Mars exploration, to learn more about the Lake Erie algal bloom that contaminated water supplies in northwestern Ohio and southeastern Michigan over the weekend. Deploying a hyper-spectral imager and miniature spectrometers aboard Glenn’s S-3 aircraft, which began the flight campaign on August 5, 2014, researchers...

2014-08-06 23:08:15

Beginning in September, Hondros College of Business will offer classes at a new location in Hilliard, OH. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Beginning in September, Hondros College of Business will offer classes at a new location in Hilliard, OH. As the leading real-estate college in Ohio, Hondros College of Business is aiming to better serve the west side of Columbus and surrounding counties of Madison, Union, Clark, Champaign and Logan with this opening. Coinciding with the Hilliard...

2014-08-06 23:07:58

Top Flight Web-based Training Available to Baldrige Community Columbus, OH (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 The Partnership for Excellence (“TPE”) recently announced that it would start offering Lean Six Sigma training as part of its efforts to bring organizational learning, innovation, and continuous improvement techniques to firms located in Ohio, Indiana and West Virginia. TPE is the exclusive administrator for the Baldrige Award for Excellence in these areas, and now offers Lean Six Sigma...

2014-08-06 12:26:16

ASHLAND, Ohio, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bendon, Inc. ("Bendon") today announced the acquisition of Artistic Studios, Ltd., LLC ("ASL"). The acquisition of ASL by Bendon, which is owned by Wicks Capital Partners IV, L.P. ("Wicks") and management, provides an entry into the premium craft market and further solidifies Bendon's position as a leader in the U.S. children's coloring and activity sector. The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. ASL produces and sells premium...

2014-08-06 08:40:00

Sylvania, Ohio, the Latest to Benefit from Verizon's Expansion of its Superfast Network SYLVANIA, Ohio, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHO: Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's largest 4G LTE network. WHAT: Verizon Wireless has enhanced (4G) Long Term Evolution (LTE) network coverage in Sylvania, Ohio. 4G LTE empowers Verizon Wireless customers with compatible devices to browse the Web, post status updates and photos, and download files wirelessly at speeds up to 10 times faster than...

2014-08-06 08:24:52

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) has scheduled a live audio webcast of a panel presentation featuring Robert P. Powers, executive vice president and chief operating officer, at the Goldman Sachs Power, Utilities, MLP and Pipeline Conference Aug. 12 in New York. The presentation, titled "Where, Why and How to Invest Capital in Power," is scheduled for 8:45 a.m. EDT and can be accessed through the Internet at http://www.aep.com/webcasts....

2014-08-05 23:11:15

Will-Burt’s Advanced Composites Division selected to build composite shelter for U.S. Navy Relocatable Over-The-Horizon (ROTHR) System Orrville, Ohio (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 The Will-Burt Company is pleased to announce that its Advanced Composites division located in Orrville, Ohio, has been awarded a $19,465,444 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the design, fabrication and delivery of radio frequency shielded enclosures (shelters) with...

2014-08-05 23:08:14

Ace Computers just announced that it will be exhibiting HPCs such as its Raptor Mobile Server, at the Wright-Patterson Technology Expo on Wednesday. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Ace Computers, one of the leading custom computer builders and resellers in the U.S., just announced that it will be exhibiting HPCs (high powered computing solutions), such as its Raptor Mobile Server, at the Wright-Patterson Technology Expo on Wednesday, August 6 from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The event...

2014-08-05 12:35:52

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diebold, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) today announced Alan Kerr has been named executive vice president, software. An experienced software and field operations leader, Kerr will build the strategy for the company's global software organization. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080725/DIEBOLDLOGO With more than 25 years of senior-level experience, Kerr has built and led global software organizations throughout North America, Asia...


Latest Ohio Reference Libraries

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...

2012-06-18 03:11:58

Symbol: DOMEM3 Group: Dicot Family: Primulaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Synonyms:   DOHU Dodecatheon hugeri Small   DOMEO Dodecatheon meadia L. var. obesum Fassett   DOMES2 Dodecatheon meadia L. var. standfieldii (Small) Fassett Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:DC, FL, GA, IN, KS, KY, LA, MI, MN, MS, NC, NY, OH, PA, SC, TX, WI, WV...

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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.