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2014-10-09 23:09:46

PURELL® Advanced Hand Sanitizer 30-Day Classroom Challenge Encourages Healthy Habits to Keep Kids in School AKRON, Ohio (PRWEB) October 09, 2014 Nearly 22 million school days are lost each year due to colds alone.* To help fight absenteeism due to illness, GOJO Industries, Inc., the makers of PURELL® Advanced Hand Sanitizer, invites teachers across the nation to participate in the PURELL Advanced Hand Sanitizer 30-Day Classroom Challenge. By participating in this challenge,...

2014-10-09 23:08:01

Healthcare professionals will present information regarding joint replacement options, surgical procedures and rehabilitation from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 16. WARREN, Ohio (PRWEB) October 09, 2014 St. Joseph Health Center will host a free informational program for anyone interested in learning about joint replacement Oct. 16 in the center court at Eastwood Mall. Healthcare professionals will present information regarding joint replacement options, surgical procedures and rehabilitation...

2014-10-09 12:24:09

Project Will Enhance Service Reliability, Support Future Growth TOLEDO, Ohio, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) is building a new 48-mile, 345-kilovolt transmission line that will enhance service reliability in the Toledo Edison service area. The $32 million project also is designed to accommodate future electrical load growth and is expected to be completed by June 2015. FirstEnergy is using helicopters to string the new line between existing transmission...

2014-10-09 12:20:37

Goodyear FUEL MAX LHD G505D Outperforms Leading Competitors In Fuel Efficiency AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Professional truck drivers traveled 421.3 billion miles of road in the United States last year - consuming more than 52 billion gallons of fuel along the way, according to data from the American Trucking Associations. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20050204/GTLOGO "Fuel is the average trucking fleet's top expense," said Brian Buckham, general manager, commercial...

2014-10-09 08:29:43

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE:MHO) announces the following Webcast: What: M/I Homes, Inc. Announces Third Quarter Earnings Webcast When: October 23, 2014 @ 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time Where: http://www.mihomes.com How: Live over the Internet --Simply log on to the web at the address above. If you are unable to participate during the live webcast, the call will be archived on the Web site...

2014-10-09 08:27:49

DUBLIN, Ohio, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardinal Health plans to release first-quarter financial results for its fiscal year 2015 on Oct. 30, prior to the opening of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. The company has scheduled a webcast and conference call for Oct. 30 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern to discuss the results. To access the call and corresponding slide presentation, visit ir.cardinalhealth.com or dial 816.581.1703, using conference ID# 1088767. There is no access code required for...

2014-10-09 08:25:00

New Research Helps Marketers Target Audiences by Purchase Intent WESTERVILLE, Ohio, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sales Development Services, Inc. (SDS) has announced the rebranding of its line of primary media and digital research from Ad-ology to AudienceSCAN(®). Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141008/151030 Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141008/151031 AudienceSCAN provides insights into future customers' purchase intent, personal goals, shopping motivations, and...

2014-10-09 08:24:28

Renown Financial Legend Frank Bisignano Will Serve as Grand Marshal to Lead Over 130 Groups and 40,000 Marchers With Nearly One Million Viewers NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the Columbus Day Parade celebrates 70 years, it promises to deliver fun, excitement and a sea of red, white and green up Fifth Avenue on Monday, October 13(th), 2014 for Columbus Day. Organized by the Columbus Citizens Foundation and presented by the Conair Corporation, the Parade is the...

2014-10-08 23:11:57

Wright & Schulte LLC Files Another Metal-On-Metal Hip Lawsuit Purporting DePuy Knew About Hip Failure Before The Woman Had Her Pinnacle Hip Implant. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 The attorneys at Wright and Schulte LLC have filed another DePuy Pinnacle Hip lawsuit on behalf of a woman who alleges the hip implant she received nine years ago failed due to the defective design of the medical device. The metal-on-metal hip lawsuit further states that she had the DePuy Pinnacle hip...

2014-10-08 16:26:39

Research conducted on slaughterhouse workers with chronic pain symptoms. AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Researchers at the National Research Centre for the Working Environment in Copenhagen, Denmark compared the effectiveness of Biofreeze(®) topical analgesic and a placebo gel on reducing chronic pain and symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome in slaughterhouse workers. Compared to the placebo gel, Biofreeze Pain Reliever reduced hand/wrist pain by 31%. Carpal tunnel...


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
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.