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2014-08-08 23:07:35

Grandview Dental Care in Columbus, Ohio has installed a new Cone Beam CT system. This non-invasive, pain-free technology produces digital 3-D images, enabling dentists to see dental problems that conventional X-rays may not pick up. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 Grandview Dental Care, a family and cosmetic dentistry practice in Columbus, Ohio, has installed a state-of-the-art Cone Beam Computed Tomography system to enhance the quality of digital imaging and dental care. “The...

2014-08-08 12:22:38

- Safety program has helped reduce accidental dig-ins to pipelines by 50 percent CLEVELAND, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion East Ohio is using the calendar date August 11, or 8/11, as a natural reminder that Ohio law requires the general public and contractors to call 8-1-1 at least 48 hours prior to any digging project to have underground utility lines marked. This will help ensure safe excavation. Promoting the Call 8-1-1 and other pipeline safety messages have helped the...

2014-08-07 23:09:28

Early results just released from new research by Ohio State University is showing significant reductions in phosphorous runoff from farm fields, bringing new life to an ancient farming technique. Greenleaf Advisors is partnering with OSU to educate stakeholders and communicate these results at a time when phosphorus loads into the Great Lakes is a top priority in Ohio and beyond. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Although the phosphorus that contributed to the ban on drinking tap...

2014-08-07 23:02:57

Humility of Mary Health Partners will offer a six-week weight-management program beginning in September. Youngstown, Ohio (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Humility of Mary Health Partners will offer SlimDown, a six-week weight-management program, beginning in September at St. Elizabeth Boardman Health Center in Boardman and at St. Joe’s at the Mall in Niles. SlimDown teaches participants to manage their weight by making lifestyle changes with regard to food, physical activity and behavior....

2014-08-07 16:21:55

AKRON, Ohio, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) is offering education grants for creative classroom projects planned for the 2014-2015 school year. Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Classroom Grants of up to $500 will be awarded for teacher professional-development initiatives and creative, individual classroom projects for grades prekindergarten through 12. The grants are available to educators and youth group leaders located in...

2014-08-07 12:30:22

Pat Dixon to Assist with New Customer Start-ups, Implement Window Manufacturing Equipment for Customers MONROE, Ohio, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Deceuninck North America, a leading designer and manufacturer of high-quality systems for windows, doors and outdoor living, is pleased to announce that Pat Dixon is joining the Deceuninck Technical Services Team as a technical services specialist. In this role, Dixon's primary responsibilities are with new customer start-ups, which...

2014-08-07 12:25:39

College stores exist to support the academic missions of their schools OBERLIN, Ohio, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- There are many misconceptions circulating today about college course materials and the campus bookstore: It's too expensive to buy or rent your books there... students pay $1,200 annually for their textbooks... you'll pay full price at the store no matter what... digital resources aren't available... buying or renting from an online retailer is easier and...

2014-08-07 12:23:04

Barnesville attorney brings extensive shale, oil and gas experience to the firm COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aaron Bruggeman has joined the law firm of Bricker & Eckler LLP as an attorney on the firm's Shale, Oil & Gas team. Aaron's practice focuses primarily on oil and gas matters for clients in Ohio and West Virginia. Based in the firm's Marietta office, Bruggeman will maintain regular hours two to three days a week in his hometown of Barnesville, Ohio,...

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...


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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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kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'