Ohio Daybook

Associated Press Ohio Daybook for Friday, Sep. 30.

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Friday, Sep. 30 9:00 AM Ohio AG DeWine attends Horizon Prison Initiative opening and ribbon cutting ceremony – Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine attends opening ceremony and ribbon cutting for Ohio Reformatory for Women’s new Horizon Prison Initiative. He is joined by Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction Director Gary Mohr and Ohio Reformatory for Women Warden Ronette Burkes * The Attorney General’s Office provided $60,000 in grant funding to support the program

Location: Ohio Reformatory for Women,1479 Collins Avenue, Marysville, OH Marysville http://www.ohioattorneygeneral.gov/About-AG/Mike-Dewine https://twitter.com/OhioAG

Contacts: Dan Tierney Ohio Attorney General Spokesperson [email protected] 1 614 466 3840 Jill Del Greco Ohio Attorney General Public Information Officer [email protected] 1 614 466 3840


Friday, Sep. 30 9:00 AM Urban Agriculture and The Next Farm Bill Symposium – Urban Agriculture and The Next Farm Bill Symposium, hosted by George Washington University, Michigan State University, University of the District Columbia, and AGree, including keynotes from Sweetgreen CEO Nic Jammet and DC Department of Energy and Environment Director Tommy Wells, with other speakers including Democrats Sen. Debbie Stabenow (via video) and Rep. Marcy Kaptur

Location: Jack Morton Auditorium, GW, 805 21st St NW, Washington, DC http://www.gwu.edu/index.cfm https://twitter.com/GWtweets

Contacts: Kurie Fitzgerald GW media relations [email protected] 1 202 994 6461


Friday, Sep. 30 10:00 AM Ohioans hold event calling on GOP Sen. Rob Portman to sign pledge to strengthen Social Security – Americans United For Change, Ohio Young Black Democrats member William Washington, and Communications Workers of America retirees member Mike Dunleavy participate in event calling on Republican Sen. Rob Portman to ‘pledge to strengthen Social Security and oppose privatization and benefit cuts.’ The event is part of the ‘Hands Off My Social Security!’ campaign to prevent a ‘surprise attack’ after the November election on the ‘irreplaceable foundation of retirement security and lifeline for survivors and disabled Americans’

Location: Social Security Office, 200 N. High St., Columbus, OH Columbus www.americansunitedforchange.org https://twitter.com/AU4Change

Contacts: Lee Roberts Americans United For Change [email protected] 1 419 349 5239


Friday, Sep. 30 10:00 AM Martin O’Malley campaigns for Hillary Clinton in Ohio – Former Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley campaigns for 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, highlighting Clinton’s plan to ‘build an economy that works for everyone, not just those at the top’ and urging voters to get ready by registering to vote ahead of the 11 Oct deadline. Events include office visits at 362 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati (10:00 AM EDT), ‘Countdown to Early Vote Event’ at 2775 Stauffer Dr, Beavercreek (12:00 PM EDT), ‘Troy for Hillary Canvass’ at 409 N Elm St, Troy (3:00 PM EDT), ‘Lima for Hillary Canvass’ at 229 S Main St, Lima (4:45 PM EDT), and a ‘Bowling Green for Hillary Phone Bank’ (6:30 PM EDT)

Location: Bowling Green Cincinnati Lima Troy Beavercreek www.hillaryclinton.com https://twitter.com/hillaryclinton

Contacts: Harrell Kirstein Hillary for America [email protected] 1 609 915 5662 harrellkirstein

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Friday, Sep. 30 10:00 AM Cradle Cincinnati releases report on extreme preterm births in Hamilton County – Cradle Cincinnati and Hamilton County Commissioner Todd Portune hold press conference to release a report on the causes of extreme preterm birth over the past five years

Location: Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, 400 Oak St. Cincinnati, OH Cincinnati http://www.cradlecincinnati.org/ https://twitter.com/CradleCincy

Contacts: Cradle Cincinnati 1 513 803 4822


Friday, Sep. 30 11:00 AM Ohio women hold pickets to ‘urge GOP Sen. Rob Portman to denounce Donald Trump’ – Ohio women hold pickets outside of Republican Sen. Rob Portman’s office to ‘urge him to denounce 2016 Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’

Location: 37 W. Broad St., Columbus, OH Columbus www.progressohio.org https://twitter.com/progressohio

Contacts: Sandy Theis ProgressOhio [email protected] 1 614 940 0131


Friday, Sep. 30 12:15 PM ABA GPSolo annual Difference Makers Awards – American Bar Association Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division 2016 Difference Makers Awards ceremony luncheon – held during the Annual GPSolo National Solo and Small Firm Conference

Location: The Westin Cincinnati, 21 E 5th St Cincinnati, OH Cincinnati http://www.abanet.org https://twitter.com/ABANews

Contacts: ABA communications and media relations [email protected] 1 202 662 1090


Friday, Sep. 30 2:00 PM Columbus Council President Zach Klein launches ‘Barbershop Listening Tour’

Location: Cut Masters, 2293 Cleveland Avenue, Columbus, OH Columbus http://www.columbus.gov/ https://twitter.com/ColumbusCouncil

Contacts: Lee Cole Columbus City Council [email protected] 1 614 645 5530


Friday, Sep. 30 2:00 PM Cleveland Browns host field dedication ceremony for Bump Taylor Stadium – Cleveland Browns players, Cleveland Metropolitan School District CEO Eric Gordon, City of Cleveland Chief of Staff Ken Silliman, Cleveland Councilman Kevin Conwell, Cleveland Muny Football League Director Jason Dunn, Cleveland Muny Football League President Joe Reccord, and Glenville High School Head Coach Tedd Ginn, Sr participate in field dedication ceremony for Bump Taylor Stadium

Location: 778 Thornhill Drive, Cleveland, OH Cleveland http://www.clevelandbrowns.com/ https://twitter.com/Browns

Contacts: Rob McBurnett Cleveland Browns Communications Coordinator [email protected] 1 440 824 6175


Friday, Sep. 30 DSW Inc: Q2 2016 Dividend payment date

Location: TBD http://investors.dswshoe.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=189127&p=irol-calendar https://twitter.com/DSWShoeLovers

Contacts: Christina Cheng DSW Inc Investor Relations [email protected] 1 855 893 5691


Friday, Sep. 30 – Sunday, Oct. 02 Cincinnati Remodeling & Design Show

Location: Duke Energy Convention Center, 525 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH Cincinnati http://www.hartproductions.com/

Contacts: Vicki Hart Hart Productions [email protected] 1 513 797 7900


Saturday, Oct. 01 9:00 AM Otterbein University hosts event to celebrate opening of new STEAM Innovation Center

Location: 60 Collegeview Rd, Westerville, OH http://otterbein.edu/ https://twitter.com/otterbein

Contacts: Jennifer Hill Otterbein University [email protected] 1 614 823 1284


Saturday, Oct. 01 9:00 AM Ohio bicentennial farm recognized at Coshocton County Fair – Ohio Department of Agriculture representatives and supporters of agriculture honor the Mizer family during the Coshocton County Fair’s Opening Ceremony

Location: Coshocton County Fairgrounds, 707 Kenilworth Avenue, Coshocton, OH Coshocton http://www.agri.ohio.gov/ https://twitter.com/OhioDeptofAg

Contacts: Ashley McDonald Ohio Department of Agriculture [email protected] 1 614 752 9817


Saturday, Oct. 01 Greif Inc: Q3 2016 Dividend payment date

Location: TBD http://www.investquest.com/iq/g/gef/index.htm

Contacts: Scott Griffin Greif inc Press [email protected] 1 740 657 6516


Saturday, Oct. 01 National Aviation Hall of Fame Enshrinement Dinner and Ceremony

Location: Dayton, OH Dayton http://www.nationalaviation.org/ https://twitter.com/NAHF

Contacts: Ron Kaplan NAHF Enshrinement Director [email protected] 1 937 256 0944 x 16


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