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2014-09-23 12:24:12

MORRISTOWN, N.J., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has completed upgrades on 16 major circuits serving more than 30,000 customers in the counties of Mercer, Middlesex, Monmouth, Morris, Ocean, Passaic, Somerset, Sussex and Warren. The work is part of the company's effort to use advanced technology to help enhance service reliability to customers. The upgrades included installing more resilient polymer fuses, adding larger 10-foot cross-arms to...

2014-09-23 08:31:29

CINCINNATI, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Central and Southern Ohio chapter of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (CSOHIMSS), announced its fall conference titled "Data! - What is it good for?" It will be held on October 24, 2014 at the UC Health Drake Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. Conference attendees will be treated to a number of high-caliber speakers who are highly respected in their field. Focusing on data and the use of analytics in healthcare, the...

2014-09-23 08:29:38

Ushering in the age of personalized self-injections FRANKLIN, Ohio, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Enable Injections, developer of a novel wearable 'bolus injector' that may soon make it easy and nearly painless for patients to self-inject large-dose biologic drugs in the comfort of their homes, has been named winner of the 'Buzz of BIO Investor Forum' contest recognizing highly innovative companies in the biotech sector. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140923/147746...

2014-09-22 23:14:21

The Center for Health Affairs is proud to announce its recognition by ERC as one of the NorthCoast 99 Award winners. This prestigious award honors Northeast Ohio’s best places to work for top talent. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 The Center for Health Affairs is proud to announce its recognition by ERC as one of the NorthCoast 99 Award winners. This prestigious award honors Northeast Ohio’s best places to work for top talent. This award recognizes these 99 organizations...

2014-09-22 23:10:52

Erin Schnackel, MD, Obstetrics and Gynecology has joined Women Physicians in OBGYN in Columbus, Ohio to provide high quality, comprehensive health care for women. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 Women’s health specialist, Dr. Erin Schnackel has joined Women Physicians in OB/GYN to provide a full range of gynecologic care through all stages of a woman’s life. She is accepting new patients at two convenient office locations, one on campus of OhioHealth Riverside Methodist...

2014-09-22 23:03:13

Dayton, Ohio hospital adds newest version of Airbus Helicopters Dauphin line to fleet. (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 CareFlight Air & Mobile Services of Miami Valley Hospital has taken delivery of a new AS365 N3+ Dauphin, the latest version of Airbus Helicopters outstanding medium twin-engine helicopter. The new aircraft, which is based at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, Ohio, joins CareFlight’s all-Dauphin fleet of four air medical transport helicopters. “We have a lot of...

2014-09-22 16:24:39

TOLEDO, Ohio, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Wants and Needs," a documentary co-production between WGTE Public Media in Toledo, Ohio and Mantis and Moon Moving Pictures and Sound will be distributed by the National Education Television Association (NETA) for public television and has been made available to over 250 local public television stations nationally. Furthermore, Mantis and Moon's third entry in their award winning, nationally distributed "Thunder Series" entitled "Thunder...

2014-09-22 16:20:44

Goodyear Is Accepting Nominations For Its 32nd Highway Hero Award Through Nov. 29 AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Do you know a Highway Hero? The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) wants to hear the story! http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20050204/GTLOGO Goodyear is accepting nominations for its 32(nd) North America Highway Hero Award through Nov. 29, 2014, at this web page inside www.goodyeartrucktires.com. The Goodyear Highway Hero Award was established in 1983...

2014-09-22 12:29:03

New Relationship Brings World-Renowned Expertise to Cancer Patients COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- OhioHealth announced today that the system is Ohio's first certified member of MD Anderson Cancer Network®, a program of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, a world renowned-leader in cancer care. "This collaboration will help advance cancer care in the communities that OhioHealth serves while still keeping that care local for patients and...

2014-09-22 12:20:43

Unionized employees to conduct informational picketing COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As contract talks drag on at Berkshire Hathaway's (BRK/B) NetJets, Inc., unionized pilots, flight attendants, mechanics and related employees, maintenance controllers, stock clerks and flight dispatchers are picketing at customer locations in California, New Jersey and the company's Columbus, Ohio corporate headquarters, according to the NetJets Union Coalition (NUC)....


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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