Ohio Daybook

Associated Press Ohio Daybook for Saturday, Mar. 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.

Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The Columbus bureau is reachable at 614-885-2727. Send daybook items to apcolumbus@ap.org.


Saturday, Mar. 19 8:30 AM The Community Foundation of West Chester/Liberty hosts Shamrock Shuffle – The Community Foundation of West Chester/Liberty hosts Shamrock Shuffle. Event includes a 5K run/walk, 10K run courses and family race

Location: West Chester, OH http://www.westchesteroh.org/

Contacts: West Chester Township 1 513 874 5450


Saturday, Mar. 19 1:30 PM Ohio Arts Council host annual Poetry Out Loud State Finals – Ohio Arts Council host annual Poetry Out Loud State Finals, bringing together champions from many of the 59 registered high schools throughout the state to compete for the chance to represent Ohio at the Poetry Out Loud National Recitation Contest in Washington, DC, 2-4 May

Location: COSI, 333 W Broad St, Columbus, OH Columbus http://www.oac.state.oh.us/ https://twitter.com/OhioArtsCouncil

Contacts: Justin Nigro Ohio Arts Council justin.nigro@oac.state.oh.us 1 614 728 4445


Saturday, Mar. 19 1:30 PM John Kasich campaigns in Utah – 2016 Republican presidential candidate John Kasich campaigns in Utah ahead of 22 Mar primary, holding a town hall in St. George

Location: Dixie Convention Center, 1835 Convention Center Dr, St. George, UT St. George www.johnkasich.com https://twitter.com/johnkasich

Contacts: John Kasich press press@johnkasich.com

Doors open at 1:00PM MDT


Saturday, Mar. 19 Army Reserve special operations soldiers participate in joint service paratroop exercise – 412th Civil Affairs Battalion and the 346th Psychological Operations Company Army Reserve special operations soldiers hold joint service training exercise, parachuting to a drop zone established on the Wright-Patterson flightline area

Location: Wright-Patterson Afb, OH www.wpafb.af.mil

Contacts: Bryan Ripple 88th Air Base Wing Office of Public Affairs bryan.ripple@us.af.mil. 1 937 522 3522


Sunday, Mar. 20 9:00 AM John Kasich on ‘State of the Union’ on CNN – ‘State of the Union with Jake Tapper’, program featuring interviews, political analysis and stories of everyday Americans. Guests this week include 2016 Republican presidential candidate John Kasich, Sarah Huckabee (daughter of former presidential candidate Mike Huckabee), attorney Dick Harpootlian, syndicated columnist S.E. Cupp, and former South Carolina State Rep. Bakari Sellers

Location: TBD http://www.cnn.com https://twitter.com/CNNsotu #CNNsotu

Contacts: Lauren Pratapas CNN lauren.pratapas@cnn.com lpratapas


Monday, Mar. 21 8:00 AM 2016 State of the Region Conference – Bowling Green State University’s Center for Regional Development hosts 14th annual State of the Region Conference entitled ‘Beyond the Border.’ Event features keynote speaker Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland VP Mark Schweitzer

Location: 225 Troup Ave, Bowling Green, OH Bowling Green http://www.bgsu.edu/ https://twitter.com/bgsu

Contacts: Center for Regional Development crd@bgsu.edu 1 419 372 8710


Monday, Mar. 21 10:00 AM Columbus City Councilmember Stinziano helps prepare meals-on-wheels – Columbus City Councilmember Michael Stinziano help Meals-on-Wheels program prepare meals, as part of Columbus City Council’s continuing efforts to provide a safe, quality life for every member of the community

Location: LifeCare Alliance facility, 670 Harmon Ave, Columbus, OH Columbus http://www.columbus.gov/ https://twitter.com/ColumbusCouncil

Contacts: City of Columbus columbuscitycouncil@public.govdelivery.com


Monday, Mar. 21 10:15 AM Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown makes ‘major’ announcement on support for Sebring, OH, via press conference

Location: Sebring City Office, 135 E Ohio Ave, Sebring, OH brown.senate.gov https://twitter.com/SenSherrodBrown

Contacts: Lauren Kulik Office of Sen. Brown Lauren_Kulik@brown.senate.gov 1 202 224 3978 Rachel Petri Office of Sen. Sherrod Brown Rachel_Petri@brown.senate.gov


Monday, Mar. 21 11:00 AM Cleveland Transformation Alliance / Plan Progress and Communications joint meeting – Cleveland Transformation Alliance and Cleveland Plan Progress and Communications committees hold joint public meeting

Location: Greater Cleveland Partnership, 1240 Huron Road E, Cleveland, OH Cleveland www.city.cleveland.oh.us

Contacts: Daniel Williams Cleveland Mayor’s Office dwilliams4@city.cleveland.oh.us 1 216 664 2223 Daniel Ball Office of the Mayor dball@city.cleveland.oh.us 1 216 664 3691


Monday, Mar. 21 11:30 AM Clevelanders for Public Transit hold rally and press conference ahead of RTA rate hikes – Clevelanders for Public Transit hold rally and press conference to challenge plans to cut routes and raise fares for Cleveland residents

Location: RTA Headquarters, 1420 W 6th St, Cleveland, OH Cleveland http://www.ohorganizing.org/index.php/campaigns/environmental-justice

Contacts: Nathan Malachowski Ohio Organizing Collaborative nathanm@ohorganizing.org 1 440 591 4764


Monday, Mar. 21 12:30 PM Ohio Board of Building Appeals meeting

Location: Division of Industrial Compliance, 6606 Tussing Rd, Reynoldsburg, OH Reynoldsburg www.ohio.gov https://twitter.com/JohnKasich

Contacts: Lindsey Burnworth Department of Commerce Lindsey.Burnworth@com.state.oh.us 1 614 995 5791


Monday, Mar. 21 Cincinnati Financial: Q1 2016 Ex-dividend date

Location: TBD http://www.corporate-ir.net/ireye/ir_site.zhtml?ticker=cinf&script=2100

Contacts: Stephanie Johnson CF Investor Relations investor_inquiries@cinfin.com 1 513 870 2768


Monday, Mar. 21 Journeys Alternative Press Music Awards nominations – Journeys Alternative Press Music Awards categories and nominations announced * Winners announced at 18 Jul ceremony in Columbus, OH

Location: Columbus www.altpress.com/apmas https://twitter.com/AltPress #APMAs

Contacts: Maria Ferrero Adrenaline PR maria@adrenalinepr.com 1 732 462 4262


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