Ohio Daybook

Associated Press Ohio Daybook for Thursday, May. 19.

The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover.

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UPDATED EVENT: Thursday, May. 19 9:00 AM Bipartisan, bicameral lawmakers call for action on opioid addiction epidemic – Republican Sen. Rob Portman and Bipartisan Task Force to Combat the Heroin Epidemic Co-Chairs Reps. Frank Guinta and Annie Kuster press conference with 129 families who have lost loved ones due to a drug overdose, calling for action on the epidemic, including passage of the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act. The 129 families, representing the 129 people who die from drug overdose in the U.S. every day, are in the capital for a House committee hearing and visits with their Members of Congress. Other speakers include Addiction Policy Forum Executive Director Jessica Nickel

Location: House Triangle, Washington, DC addictionpolicy.org https://twitter.com/AddictionPolicy

Contacts: Beth Parker Vox Global bparker@voxglobal.com 1 202 772 6978


Thursday, May. 19 8:30 AM KeyCorp: Full year 2015 AGM

Location: One Cleveland Center, 1375 East Ninth Street, Cleveland, OH http://www.corporate-ir.net/ireye/ir_site.zhtml?script=2100&ticker=KEY https://twitter.com/KeyBank_Help

Contacts: Vernon Patterson KeyCorp Investor Relations vernon_patterson@keybank.com 1 216 689 0520


Thursday, May. 19 8:30 AM L Brands Inc: Full year 2015 AGM

Location: L Brands Inc, Three Limited Parkway, Columbus, OH http://www.limited.com/investors/default.aspx https://twitter.com/TheLimited

Contacts: Amie Preston L Brands Investor Relations apreston@limitedbrands.com 1 614 415 6704


Thursday, May. 19 9:15 AM L Brands Inc: Q1 2016 Earning conference call / Webcast

Location: TBD http://www.limited.com/investors/default.aspx https://twitter.com/TheLimited

Contacts: Amie Preston L Brands Investor Relations apreston@limitedbrands.com 1 614 415 6704


Thursday, May. 19 9:30 AM FC Cincinnati announce international friendly – FC Cincinnati President and General Manager Jeff Berding participates in press conference to announce international friendly on July 16. He is joined by FC Cincinnati Head Coach John Harkes

Location: Nippert Stadium, 2700 Bearcat Way, Cincinnati, OH Cincinnati http://www.fccincinnati.com/

Contacts: Fumi Kimura FC Cincinnati Fumi@fccincinnati.com 1 513 977 5408


Thursday, May. 19 10:00 AM Ohio Local Government Innovation Council meeting

Location: Vern Riffe Building, 77 South High Street, Columbus, OH Columbus http://development.ohio.gov/ https://twitter.com/OhioDevelopment

Contacts: Todd Walker Ohio Development Services Agency Todd.Walker@development.ohio.gov 1 614 644 0247


Thursday, May. 19 11:00 AM Cleveland 2016 Host Committee holds press conference to announce community thank you event – Cleveland 2016 Host Committee President and CEO David Gilbert, Cuyahoga County Executive Armond Budish, and Cleveland Orchestra Executive Director Andre Gremillet participate in press conference to announce a community and volunteer thank you event following the 2016 Republican National Convention

Location: Key Tower Lobby, 127 Public Square, Cleveland, OH Cleveland http://www.thisiscleveland.com/about/

Contacts: Jennifer Kramer Destination Cleveland jkramer@destinationcle.org 1 216 534 6479


Thursday, May. 19 11:00 AM APTA discuss nation’s ‘aging infrastructure’ via press conference call – American Public Transportation Association discuss ‘the current state of America’s aging public transportation infrastructure’ via press conference call as part of National Infrastructure Week. Speakers include APTA Chair Valarie McCall and Acting President and CEO Richard White, Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority CEO and General Manager Joseph Calabrese, Clark County Public Transportation Benefit Authority Executive Director / CEO Jeff Hamm, Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority General Manager Jeffrey Knueppel, NJ Transit Interim Executive Director Dennis Martin, Port Authority of Allegheny County CEO Ellen McLean, San Francisco Transportation Authority Director of Transportation Ed Reiskin, and The Washington Metropolitan Transit Authority General Manager and CEO Paul Wiedefeld

Location: TBD http://www.apta.com/ https://twitter.com/APTA_info

Contacts: Virginia Miller APTA vmiller@apta.com 1 202 496 4816 Mantill Williams APTA MWilliams@apta.com 1 202 496 4869 1 202 329 1857


Thursday, May. 19 12:00 PM Ohio Senate Democratic Caucus Lunch and Learn Forum – Ohio Senate Democratic Caucus Lunch and Learn Forum on the ‘the importance of reclaiming the Democratic power of state legislatures and encouraging women to run for elected office.’ Event features headline guest former Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis, Ohio Senate Democratic Leader Joe Schiavoni, and Planned Parenthood Advocates of Ohio President and CEO Iris Harvey

Location: Ohio Democratic Party HQ, 340 E Fulton Street, Columbus, OH Columbus www.ohiodems.org https://twitter.com/OHDems

Contacts: Jenifer Moore Ohio Democratic Party jmoore@ohiodems.org 1 614 329 0024


Thursday, May. 19 3:30 PM Ohio Power Siting Board meeting

Location: 180 East Broad Street, Columbus, OH Columbus www.ohio.gov https://twitter.com/JohnKasich

Contacts: Matt Butler Ohio Power Siting Board 1 614 644 7670


Thursday, May. 19 6:00 PM Children’s Defense Fund-Ohio Beat the Odds Awards – Children’s Defense Fund-Ohio Beat the Odds Awards to honor five youths from across the state who over overcome ‘tremendous adversity to excel academically and give back to their communities’

Location: Westin Columbus, 310 S High St, Columbus, OH Columbus http://www.cdfohio.org/

Contacts: Michael Corey Children’s Defense Fund-Ohio mcorey@childrensdefense.org 1 614 221 2244


Thursday, May. 19 7:00 PM Ohio Christian Alliance Spring Freedom Banquet – Ohio Christian Alliance Spring Freedom Banquet, with special guest Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback

Location: 3180 West Market Street, Akron, OH Akron http://www.ohioca.org/ https://twitter.com/ohiochristianal

Contacts: Ohio Christian Alliance 1 330 887 1922


Thursday, May. 19 8:30 PM NBA Conference Finals continue with Toronto Raptors @ Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference

Location: Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, OH Cleveland http://www.nba.com https://twitter.com/NBA

Contacts: Peter Lagiovane NBA communications plagiovane@nba.com 1 212 407 8537


Thursday, May. 19 Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame special induction ceremony – Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame special ceremony to induct Columbus’ Yung-Chen Lu, New Albany’s E.J. Thomas, and Columbus’ Annie Glenn

Location: Ohio Statehouse, 1 Capitol Square, Columbus, OH Columbus http://aging.ohio.gov/home/ https://twitter.com/OhioDeptOfAging

Contacts: Ohio Department of Aging aginginfo@age.state.oh.us 1 614 728 0253


Thursday, May. 19 – Friday, May. 20 Ohio Orthopaedic Society Annual Meeting

Location: Columbus Marriott Northwest, 5605 Blazer Pkwy, Dublin, OH Dublin http://www.ohioorthosociety.org https://twitter.com/AAOS1

Contacts: Steve Landerman Ohio Orthopaedic Society Executive Director steve@ohioorthosociety.org 1 614 464 2878


NEW EVENT: Friday, May. 20 ‘Louder Than Words’ exhibition opens

Location: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, 1100 E 9th St, Cleveland, OH Cleveland www.rockhall.com https://twitter.com/rock_hall

Contacts: Sonya Gavankar Newseum press sgavankar@newseum.org 1 202 292 6625


UPDATED EVENT: Friday, May. 20 – Sunday, May. 22 Rock on the Range festival – 10th annual Rock on the Range festival, headlined by Disturbed (Friday), Rob Zombie (Saturday) and Red Hot Chili Peppers (Sunday), marking the latter’s first show since frontman Anthony Kiedis was rushed to hospital 14 May with intestinal flu. Other performers include Shinedown, Five Finger Death Punch, A Day To Remember, Bring Me The Horizon, Megadeth, and At The Drive-In * Part of ‘The World’s Loudest Month’, a series of eight festivals taking place within a four-week period continuing with Rocklahoma (27-29 May) and The Bud Light River City Rockfest (29 May)

Location: Mapfre Stadium, Columbus, OH Columbus http://www.rockontherange.com/ https://twitter.com/rockontherange #RockOnTheRange

Contacts: Kristine Ashton-Magnuson Ashton-Magnuson Media kristine@am-media.net 1 818 996 2496


Friday, May. 20 – Wednesday, May. 25 7:00 AM American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology Annual Meeting

Location: The Westin Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH Cincinnati http://www.aaomp.org/

Contacts: AAOMP info@aaomp.org 1 888 552 2667


Friday, May. 20 9:00 AM Warren County Transportation Improvement District Board meeting

Location: Warren County Engineer’s Office, 210 W. Main Street, Lebanon, OH Warren http://www.wctid.us/

Contacts: Warren County Transportation Improvement District 1 513 695 3301


Friday, May. 20 11:00 AM Macy’s Inc: Full year 2015 AGM

Location: Macy’s, 7 West Seventh Street, Cincinnati, OH http://www.macysinc.com/Investors/ https://twitter.com/Macys

Contacts: Susan Robinson Macy’s Investor Relations susan.robinson@macys.com 1 513 579 7028


Friday, May. 20 – Sunday, May. 22 Coasterstock for roller coaster aficionados – Kings Island hosts Coasterstock, a three-day event for roller coaster aficionados

Location: Kings Island, 6300 Kings Island Drive, Cincinnati, OH Cincinnati www.visitkingsisland.com/

Contacts: Don Helbig Kings Island Don.Helbig@visitkingsisland.com 1 513 754 5797 KingsIslandPR


Friday, May. 20 Health Care REIT, Inc: Q1 2016 Dividend payment date

Location: TBD http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=92250&p=irol-IRHome

Contacts: Scott Estes Health Care REIT Investor Relations sestes@hcreit.com 1 419 247 2800


Saturday, May. 21 Ronald Isley of The Isley Brothers celebrates 75th birthday – 75th birthday of Ronald Isley, American singer and songwriter best known as a founding member of the family music group The Isley Brothers

Location: TBD

Contacts: TBD


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