Ohio Daybook

Associated Press Ohio Daybook for Friday, May. 13.

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NEW EVENT: Friday, May. 13 10:00 AM Ohio state Sen. John Eklund announces next steps in combating Ohio’s opioid abuse epidemic – Ohio state Sen. John Eklund, Governor’s Opiate Action Team Deputy Director Andrea Boxill, Ohio Pharmacy Board President Kilee Yarosh, and Lake County ADAMHS Executive Director Kim Fraser participate in event to announce legislation aimed at strengthening efforts to combat prescription drug abuse in Ohio

Location: Lake County ADAMHS Conference Room, One Victoria Place, Painesville, OH Painesville http://ohiosenate.gov/index

Contacts: Clark Siddle Senate Majority Communications [email protected] 1 614 466 9009


NEW EVENT: Friday, May. 13 10:00 AM Columbus Division of Fire promotional ceremony – Columbus Division of Fire promotional ceremony. The event recognizes firefighters who have ascended in departmental rank

Location: John Nance Auditorium, 3639 Parsons Avenue, Columbus, OH Columbus http://www.columbus.gov/ https://twitter.com/ColumbusCouncil

Contacts: Battalion Chief Steve Martin Columbus Fire Department 1 614 645 7859


NEW EVENT: Friday, May. 13 11:00 AM Warren County Annual Police Memorial Service

Location: Warren County Sheriff’s Office, 822 Memorial Drive, Lebanon, OH http://www.co.warren.oh.us/County/Default.aspx

Contacts: Warren County Sheriff’s Office 1 513 695 1280


NEW EVENT: Friday, May. 13 11:30 AM Amethyst annual Portraits of Recovery event – Amethyst annual Portraits of Recovery event, honoring women who ‘had the courage to march toward recovery’ from drug addiction

Location: Hyatt Regency Columbus, 350 North High Street, Columbus, OH Columbus http://www.amethyst-inc.org/

Contacts: Mary Kay Snyder Amethyst [email protected] 1 614 221 7293


UPDATED EVENT: Friday, May. 13 9:00 AM WV and OH Attorney Generals hold a conference against substance abuse – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and a host of experts lead a conference against substance abuse entitled ‘Taking Back Our Communities: Combating the Opiate Epidemic’

Location: Evergreen Bible Church, 118 W. 9th St. Williamstown, WV Williamson www.wv.gov https://twitter.com/wvgov

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 Curtis Johnson West Virginia Office of the Attorney General 1 304 590 5026


Friday, May. 13 7:00 AM Economic Club of New York hosts Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown

Location: Economic Club of New York, 350 5th Ave, New York, NY New York City http://www.econclubny.org

Contacts: The Economic Club of New York [email protected] 1 212 947 7738


Friday, May. 13 7:30 AM OSU hosts annual Suicide Prevention Conference – Ohio State University Harding Behavioral Health’s Stress, Trauma, and Resilience Program and Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services host third annual Suicide Prevention Conference, ‘Suicide and the Family’

Location: Ohio Union Performance Hall, 1739 N. High Street, Columbus, OH Columbus http://medicalcenter.osu.edu/

Contacts: Eileen Scahill OSUMC [email protected] 1 614 293 3737


Friday, May. 13 10:00 AM Change of command ceremony for Maj. Gen. Robert D. McMurry Jr. – Change of command ceremony where Maj. Gen. Robert D. McMurry Jr. becomes the commander of the Air Force Research Laboratory

Location: 1100 Spaatz St, Dayton, OH Dayton www.wpafb.af.mil

Contacts: Wright-Patterson AFB Public Affairs 1 937 522 3252


Friday, May. 13 10:00 AM Progressive Corp: Full year 2015 AGM

Location: Progressive Corp, 6671 Beta Drive, Mayfield Village, OH http://investors.progressive.com/ https://twitter.com/Progressive

Contacts: Marion Brakefield Progressive Corp Investor Relations [email protected] 1 440 446 7165


Friday, May. 13 2:00 PM Stark County Sheriff’s Office Peace Officer Memorial Service

Location: Safety Building, Stark County, OH http://www.starkcountyohio.gov/sheriff/

Contacts: George Maier Stark County Sheriff 1 330 430 3887


NEW EVENT: Saturday, May. 14 11:00 AM Columbus City Schools hosts annual ‘Countdown to Kindergarten Kick-off’ event

Location: Fort Hayes MEC Campus, 546 Jack Gibbs Blvd, Columbus, OH Columbus http://www.ccsoh.us/ https://twitter.com/ColsCitySchools

Contacts: CCS Office of Communications and Media Relations 1 614 365 5680


NEW EVENT: Saturday, May. 14 11:30 AM NASA astronaut Mike Good visits Great Lakes Science Center – Great Lakes Science Center hosts NASA astronaut Mike Good. Event includes a movie screening, audience Q & A and a meet and greet session

Location: Great Lakes Science Center, 601 Erieside Ave., Cleveland, OH Cleveland http://www.greatscience.com/ https://twitter.com/GLScienceCtr

Contacts: Joe Yachanin Great Lakes Science Center [email protected] 1 216 696 3644 1 440 669 9584


NEW EVENT: Sunday, May. 15 9:30 AM 445th Airlift Wing hold change of command ceremony – 445th Airlift Wing hold change of command ceremony. 445th Airlift Wing commander Col. Jeffrey J. McGalliard relinquishes his command of the wing to Col. Adam B. Willis

Location: Wright Patterson Air Force Base, OH www.wpafb.af.mil

Contacts: 445th Airlift Wing Public Affairs office [email protected] 1 937 257 5784

Media interested in attending, should respond to the 445th Airlift Wing Public Affairs office


Sunday, May. 15 – Wednesday, May. 18 PaperCon pulp and paper conference and exhibition – PaperCon pulp and paper conference and exhibition. Co-located with NETInc NET Innovative Nonwovens Conference and annual Tissue360 Forum

Location: Duke Energy Convention Center, Cincinnati, OH Cincinnati http://www.papercon.org/ https://twitter.com/TAPPITWEETS

Contacts: TAPPI [email protected] 1 770 446 1400 RPTA [email protected] 1 847 622 2544


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