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2014-10-22 23:07:47

Top Midwest colleges are ranked on factors of green space, landscape instillation, and general lawn maintenance. Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Academics, football championships, Greek life and now...lawn care? College rankings received a new category, thanks to a recent list researched and organized by LawnStarter. Those that top the list in the Midwest region include Washington University, Northwestern University, Carleton College, Luther College, Miami University of Ohio, Notre...

2014-10-22 23:02:56

Library’s Brook Park Branch to host SELF-e launch event for indie authors on Sunday, October 26th at 1:30 p.m. Parma, OH (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Cuyahoga County Public Library (CCPL) is pleased to be the first library system in Ohio to make the SELF-e digital self-publishing platform available to its cardholders free of charge. The innovative SELF-e platform, created by Library Journal in collaboration with BiblioBoard®, offers indie authors and aspiring writers the opportunity to...

2014-10-22 16:21:17

Mike Castrucci Ford Milford awaits arrival of 2015 Ford F-150 in Cincinnati, Ohio CINCINNATI, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The highly anticipated release of the 2015 Ford F-150 is almost here and truck shoppers everywhere are anxiously awaiting for its arrival to a dealership near them. A Ford dealership in Cincinnati, Ohio, is helping to prepare its local customers by offering a detailed review of the new 2015 Ford F-150 so they can be well informed of its new design,...

2014-10-22 12:23:34

AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) announced that a Request for Proposal (RFP) will be issued to purchase Solar Renewable Energy Credits (SRECs) and Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) for its Ohio utilities - Ohio Edison, Cleveland Electric Illuminating and Toledo Edison - to meet the Companies' 2014 renewable energy obligations established under Ohio's alternative energy law. SRECs and RECs sought in this RFP must be able to be utilized by the Companies for...

2014-10-22 12:21:18

2015 Honda Fit is a top safety pick at Allan Nott Honda in Lima, Ohio LIMA, Ohio, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Drivers looking for one of the top options in the compact hatchback segment will appreciate the versatility, fuel economy and overall safety of the 2015 Honda Fit at Allan Nott Honda in Lima, Ohio. Redesigned for the 2015 model-year, the Honda Fit is an excellent example of what consumers are looking for in a compact hatchback model and it provides owners with...

2014-10-22 12:21:11

Auto insurance group offers discount to drivers in Ohio that install text blocking devices. ATLANTA, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Good2Go®, specialists in offering minimum coverage auto insurance, announced that their Cell Phone Safety Discount will now be available in Ohio. Customers will receive 5% off bodily injury, property damage, and collision coverage per vehicle for installing a device that blocks distracting cell phone functions such as text messaging, email, and Internet...

2014-10-22 08:22:08

AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company's (NASDAQ: GT) Air Maintenance Technology (AMT) for commercial vehicles will begin testing on U.S. trucking fleets in the next few months, as part of a research project supported by United States Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of Vehicle Technology. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141021/153499 Since 2011, Goodyear has been developing and testing its Air Maintenance Technology, which can aid in fuel...

2014-10-21 23:12:10

The Flottman Company was named a winner in two categories of the 2014 Inaugural National Health & Wellness Graphic Design Awards for their work on behalf of the Rxperts Printed Packaging Group. Northern Kentucky - Cincinnati, Ohio (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 The Flottman Company, a full service graphics communications company; providing marketing solutions, printed materials and miniature folded inserts and outserts, was selected as a winner in the Inaugural 2014 National Health &...

2014-10-21 23:04:58

The technology partnership between OEConnection and Baldwin Wallace University is designed to benefit both the students and the company. Richfield, Ohio (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 OEConnection LLC, the parts e-commerce technology leader for OEM distribution networks and a recognized technology employer-of-choice in Northeast and Central Ohio, has announced a partnership with Baldwin Wallace University (BW) to facilitate technology research and development for its business. This unique...

2014-10-21 23:03:14

St. E's, St. Joe's and St. E's Boardman will raise awareness about breast cancer and the importance of regular screening mammograms with 'Pink Hair for the Cure' Oct. 24. YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Humility of Mary Health Partners will raise awareness about breast cancer and the importance of regular screening mammograms by holding “Pink Hair for the Cure Day” Oct. 24 at all three hospitals – St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngtown, St. Joseph...


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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  • To stammer.
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