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.

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NEW EVENT: Friday, May. 20 11:00 AM Dem Sen. Sherrod Brown holds news conference on SCOTUS nominee Merrick Garland – Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown holds press conference to urge Senate Republicans to ‘give full and fair consideration’ to the President’s Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland. Sen. Brown is joined by Lucas County 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 tamika_turner@brown.senate.gov 1 202 224 3978 Lauren Kulik Office of Sen. Brown Lauren_Kulik@brown.senate.gov 1 202 224 3978

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NEW EVENT: 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 Jennie_vasarhelyi@nps.gov 1 440 546 5990

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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 info@aaomp.org 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 susan.robinson@macys.com 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 kristine@am-media.net 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 Don.Helbig@visitkingsisland.com 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 sestes@hcreit.com 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 sgavankar@newseum.org 1 202 292 6625

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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 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 kcaffrey@beckcenter.org 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 slee@nwica.org

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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 kristine@am-media.net 1 818 996 2496

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