Ohio Daybook


Associated Press Ohio Daybook for Friday, May. 20.

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

Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The Columbus bureau is reachable at 614-885-2727. Send daybook items to [email protected]

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UPDATED EVENT: Friday, May. 20 11:00 AM Dem Sen. Sherrod Brown holds news conference on SCOTUS nominee Merrick Garland – Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown urges Senate Republicans to ‘give full and fair consideration’ to President Barack Obama’s U.S. Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland, via press conference with Lucas County (OH) Commissioner Pete Gerken, and University of Toledo College of Law professor Dr Jessica Knouse

Location: Lucas County Courthouse, 700 Adams St, Toledo, OH Toledo brown.senate.gov https://twitter.com/SenSherrodBrown

Contacts: Tamika Turner Sen. Brown press [email protected] 1 202 224 3978 Lauren Kulik Office of Sen. Brown [email protected] 1 202 224 3978

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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 [email protected] 1 888 552 2667

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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

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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 [email protected] 1 513 579 7028

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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 [email protected] 1 818 996 2496

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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 [email protected] 1 513 754 5797 KingsIslandPR

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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 [email protected] 1 419 247 2800

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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 [email protected] 1 202 292 6625

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Friday, May. 20 – Saturday, May. 21 Cuyahoga Valley National Park hosts National Parks BioBlitz and Biodiversity Festival – Cuyahoga Valley National Park hosts National Parks BioBlitz and Biodiversity Festival, a 24-hour citizen-science event to inventory the park’s biodiversity

Location: Cuyahoga Valley National Park, OH www.nps.gov https://twitter.com/NatlParkService

Contacts: Jennie Vasarhelyi NPS [email protected] 1 440 546 5990

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NEW EVENT: Saturday, May. 21 4:00 AM Solar-powered plane takes off on latest leg of round-the-world journey – Solar Impulse 2 (SI2) – a purely solar-powered plane – takes off on the latest leg of its round-the-world trip. Piloted by Andre Borschberg, the plane is expected to take 18 hours to reach its next destination, Dayton, OH where the Wright Brothers completed the first controlled, sustained flight of a powered aircraft

Location: Tulsa International Airport, Tulsa, OK Dayton http://www.solarimpulse.com/ https://twitter.com/solarimpulse

Contacts: Solar Impulse press [email protected] Edelman – Solar Impulse PR [email protected]

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NEW EVENT: Saturday, May. 21 8:30 AM Toledo Zoo host Medical Mutual Dart Frog Dash, a 5K race/walk

Location: Toledo Zoo, 2 Hippo Way, Toledo, OH Toledo http://www.toledozoo.org/ https://twitter.com/toledozoo

Contacts: Andi Norman Toledo Zoo media [email protected] 1 419 385 5721 x 2098

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NEW EVENT: Saturday, May. 21 12:00 PM Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown attends GM Lordstown’s 50th Anniversary Celebration event

Location: Lordstown Complex East Parking Lot, 2300 Hallock-Young Rd, Lordstown, OH brown.senate.gov https://twitter.com/SenSherrodBrown

Contacts: Lauren Kulik Office of Sen. Brown [email protected] 1 202 224 3978 Rachel Petri Office of Sen. Sherrod Brown [email protected]

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NEW EVENT: Saturday, May. 21 1:00 PM FreedomWorks hosts first date of its Constitution Revival Tour – FreedomWorks hosts first date of its Constitution Revival Tour. Event speakers include SirusXM radio host Andrew Wilkow and FreedomWorks Senior Fellow Rev. C.L. Bryant

Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center, 400 N. High Street, Columbus, OH Columbus http://www.freedomworks.org/

Contacts: Brad Williamson FreedomWorks 1 703 398 1137

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NEW EVENT: Saturday, May. 21 2:30 PM Family of Heroes Hall Dedication – Family of Heroes Hall Dedication. Event includes the unveiling of a display of over 32,000 dog tags, each dog tag represents an Ohioan that gave their life in service as a member of the Armed Services

Location: 8005 Cleveland-Massillon Road, Clinton, OH www.ovmp.org

Contacts: Ohio Veterans’ Memorial Park [email protected] 1 330 773 2385

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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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NEW EVENT: Sunday, May. 22 11:00 AM Kroger holds event to present donation’s to local military families and USO – Kroger and United Services Organization’s Central and Southern Ohio chapter representatives hold event to present donation to local military. * From April 10-23, customers who shopped the 123 stores in Kroger’s Columbus Division were given the option to purchase a scan card with the proceeds going to support the USO’s Central and South Ohio Chapter

Location: Entrance to Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, 4850 W Powell Rd, Powell, OH http://www.kroger.com https://twitter.com/krogerco

Contacts: Deborah Thompson Kroger [email protected] 1 614 898 3223

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NEW EVENT: Sunday, May. 22 2:00 PM Franklin University 152nd Commencement Ceremony

Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center, 400 N. High Street, Columbus, OH Columbus http://www.franklin.edu/

Contacts: Sherry Mercurio Franklin University [email protected] 1 614 947 6581

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NEW EVENT: Sunday, May. 22 2:00 PM Jukebox Revue Concert to benefit Honor Flight Columbus – Jukebox Revue Concert to benefit Honor Flight Columbus. Proceeds from the event will benefit this year’s community-sponsored Honor Flight, a program honoring veterans with a guided tour of the National World War II monument in Washington, DC

Location: Westerville North High School,950 County Line Rd, Westerville, OH http://www.kroger.com

Contacts: Beth Wilkin Kroger [email protected] 1 614 898 3233

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Sunday, May. 22 7:00 AM Beck Center for the Arts fifth annual Bike for Beck, a fundraising cycling event

Location: Beck Center, 17801 Detroit Avenue, Lakewood, OH Lakewood http://www.beckcenter.org/ https://twitter.com/BeckCenter

Contacts: Kathleen Caffrey Beck Center for the Arts [email protected] 1 216 521 2540 x22

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Sunday, May. 22 – Wednesday, May. 25 National WIC Association 2016 Annual Education and Training Conference & Exhibits

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

Contacts: Samantha Lee National WIC Association communications [email protected]

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Sunday, May. 22 Red Hot Chili Peppers headline Rock on the Range festival – Final day of the 10th annual Rock on the Range festival, headlined by Red Hot Chili Peppers in the band’s first show since frontman Anthony Kiedis was rushed to hospital 14 May with intestinal flu, forcing the last minute cancellation of a handful of shows * 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 [email protected] 1 818 996 2496

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