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2014-10-14 16:31:04

NFL Player A.J. Green Joins Verizon in Presenting Donation CINCINNATI, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NFL wide receiver A.J. Green today joined Verizon representatives to present a $70,000 grant to the Ohio Domestic Violence Network. The donation will assist the organization in enhancing services offered to engage men across Ohio to end domestic violence. "The donation from Verizon and HopeLine means a great deal to our organization," said Nancy Neylon, executive director of the...

2014-10-14 16:22:10

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR; www.timken.com) will release its 2014 third-quarter financial results on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, prior to the opening of the New York Stock Exchange. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100210/TIMKENLOGO The company will host a conference call that day to discuss its financial performance with investors and securities analysts. The financial results and conference call materials will be available...

2014-10-14 16:20:37

MAUMEE, Ohio, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) announced today that its Victor Reinz(®) multi-layer steel (MLS) transmission separator plate was selected as a finalist for the 2015 Automotive News PACE Awards. The innovative plates improve sealing, efficiency, and durability for advanced multi-speed, dual-clutch, and continuously variable transmissions. Dana's proprietary MLS transmission separator plates replace traditional single-layer valve...

2014-10-14 12:31:56

Company becomes one-stop shop for custom outdoor living solutions MONROE, Ohio, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Deceuninck North America, a leading designer and manufacturer of high-quality systems for windows, doors and outdoor living, will highlight its new deck lighting and baluster options for Clubhouse® Decking products at DeckExpo 2014, creating a one-stop source for decking and railing solutions. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130218/NE61839LOGO "Deck lighting is...

2014-10-14 12:25:55

NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thousands of people lined Fifth Avenue yesterday for the 70(th) Annual Columbus Day Parade, one of the world's largest celebrations of Italian-American heritage and culture. The parade, which is organized by the Columbus Citizens Foundation, drew scores of people throughout the world who wanted to celebrate their Italian roots. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141014/151993 The red, white and green Italian flag was...

2014-10-14 08:31:06

New 5500 series supports institutions' need to drive efficiencies, manage risks and reduce costs NORTH CANTON, Ohio, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As technology continues to advance, consumers expect a higher level of accessibility in virtually all facets of their lives - including banking. For institutions confronting these expectations, Diebold, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) is delivering --- with the new 5500 series of automated teller machines (ATMs). This new series of cash dispensers...

2014-10-13 23:05:51

Dr. Lance Maynard, DO, orthopedic surgeon has joined SportsMedicine GRANT in Columbus, Ohio, as a specialist in hip and knee replacement surgery as well as hip arthroscopy. (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 OhioHealth is excited to welcome Lance Maynard, DO, who is a highly-trained orthopedic surgeon who provides compassionate, personalized, comprehensive care tailored to a patient’s needs. He is accepting new patients and offers 5 convenient locations in central Ohio including downtown...

2014-10-13 08:20:28

Renown Financial Legend Frank Bisignano Will Serve as Grand Marshal Leading Maserati's Exotic Cars Along the Parade Route NEW YORK, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 70(th) Annual Columbus Day Parade, taking place today, is expected to have a record number of participants marching up Fifth Avenue with over 130 groups, 30 bands, 25 floats, dance troupes and entertainers. More than one million revelers will line the Parade route as Fifth Avenue turns into a fast-moving sea...

2014-10-11 23:01:38

The sorority of breast and ovarian cancer survivors will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 15 at the Joanie Abdu Comprehensive Breast Care Center. YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (PRWEB) October 11, 2014 Joanie’s Sisters in Support, a sorority of breast and ovarian cancer survivors, will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 15 at the Joanie Abdu Comprehensive Breast Care Center, 1044 Belmont Ave. A panel of survivors will address various cancer-related topics. There will also be time to socialize, meet new...

2014-10-11 16:20:11

PICKERINGTON, Ohio, Oct. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hollywood actor and longtime motorcyclist Perry King will serve as the master of ceremonies for the 2014 American Honda AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, presented by Harley-Davidson, on Friday, Oct. 17, at the Chapin Theater in the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. The induction ceremony takes place during the 2014 AMA Convention, Oct. 16-19, in conjunction with the American International Motorcycle...


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
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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