Ohio Daybook

Associated Press Ohio Daybook for Monday, May. 30.

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Monday, May. 30 10:00 AM City of Pepper Pike hosts Memorial Day Commemoration event – City of Pepper Pike hosts first annual Memorial Day Commemoration event in honor of those who have fallen in the line of duty to protect the United States. Event speakers include 3rd Infantry Division aptain Daniel P. Carter Jr

Location: Pepper Pike City Hall, Pepper Pike, OH https://twitter.com/CuyahogaGOP

Contacts: Doug Magill Cuyahoga County GOP doug@magillmedia.net 1 216 536 1564


Monday, May. 30 11:00 AM Memorial Day ceremony at Dayton National Cemetery

Location: Dayton National Cemetery, 4400 West Third Street, Dayton, OH Dayton www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/2016_Memorial_Day_Ceremonies.asp https://twitter.com/VANatCemeteries

Contacts: VA media relations 1 202 461 7600


Monday, May. 30 8:00 PM Memorial Day Candlelight Vigil – Memorial Day Candlelight Vigil, with special guest speaker retired United States Marine Corps Reserve Colonel Charles Ikins

Location: Ohio Veterans’ Memorial Park, 8005 Cleveland-Massillon Road, Clinton, OH www.ovmp.org

Contacts: Ohio Veterans’ Memorial Park info@ovmp.org 1 330 773 2385


Monday, May. 30 Memorial Day – Memorial Day. Presidential Proclamation designates it a day of prayer for permanent peace, designating 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM local time as a time to unite in prayer, and asking Americans to observe the National Moment of Remembrance beginning 3:00 PM local time. Proclamation also requests governors and govt officials to fly the flag at half-staff until 12:00 PM on all buildings, grounds, and naval vessels throughout the U.S. and in all areas under its jurisdiction and control, and requests citizens to display the flag at half-staff from their homes

Location: TBD

Contacts: DoD press 1 703 697 5131 White House press 1 202 456 2580


NEW EVENT: Tuesday, May. 31 11:00 AM Cleveland officials outline security preparations for the Republican National Convention – City of Cleveland presents a comprehensive overview of security preparations for the Republican National Convention, including public safety, emergency medical services, fire and rescue, communications, corrections, and emergency management. Speakers include Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson, Director of Public Safety Michael McGrath, Assistant Director of Public Safety Edward Eckart, Cleveland Chief of Police Calvin Williams, Deputy Chief of Police Edward Tomba, Chief of Fire Angelo Calvillo, Commissioner of EMS Nicole Carlton, Acting Commissioner of Corrections David Carroll, Jail Manager Lisa Scafidi, Communications Manager Brad Handke and Emergency Operations Center Manager Alex Pellom * Republican National Convention takes place 18-21 Jul

Location: Mayor’s Red Room, 601 Lakeside Ave., Cleveland, OH Cleveland www.city.cleveland.oh.us

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


Tuesday, May. 31 10:00 AM Cleveland Committee of the Whole meeting – Cleveland Committee of the Whole meeting to discuss the economics of an increase to $15 minimum wage in the city of Cleveland

Location: City Hall, 601 Lakeside Avenue, Cleveland, OH Cleveland www.city.cleveland.oh.us

Contacts: Joan Mazzolini Cleveland City Council jmazzolini@clevelandcitycouncil.org 1 216 664 4466


Tuesday, May. 31 1:00 PM Cleveland 2016 Host Committee beautification collaboration announcement – Cleveland 2016 Host Committee President and CEO David Gilbert, Downtown Cleveland Alliance President and CEO Joe Marinucci, Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson, ScottsMiracle-Gro Chairman and CEO Jim Hagedorn, GE Lighting President and CEO Bill Lacey, and Cleveland Chief of Government and International Affairs Valarie McCall hold press conference to announce the collaborative beautification effort aimed at enhancing the visitor experience of the delegates, media and other guests in town for the Republican National Convention in July. The goal of the initiative is to create a brighter, more welcoming experience along the main pedestrian and vehicular thoroughfares in Downtown Cleveland and the surrounding communities

Location: Willard Park, corner of E 9th Street and Lakeside Avenue, Cleveland, OH Cleveland http://www.thisiscleveland.com/about/

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


Tuesday, May. 31 Twenty One Pilots begin the North American leg of their ‘Emotional Roadshow’ world tour

Location: U.S. Bank Arena, 100 Broadway St, Cincinnati, OH Cincinnati https://twitter.com/twentyonepilots

Contacts: Ross Anderson Fueled By Ramen Ross.Anderson@wmg.com


Wednesday, Jun. 01 Abercrombie & Fitch: Q2 2016 Ex-dividend date

Location: TBD http://www.abercrombie.co.uk/anf/lifestyles/html/investorrelations.html https://twitter.com/Abercrombie

Contacts: Thomas D. Lennox Abercrombie & Fitch corporate communications investor_relations@abercrombie.com 1 614 283 6751


Wednesday, Jun. 01 AFLAC: Q2 2016 Dividend payment date

Location: TBD http://www.aflac.com/investors/default.aspx https://twitter.com/aflacduck

Contacts: Robin Wilkey AFLAC Corp Investor Relations ir@aflac.com 1 706 596 3264


Wednesday, Jun. 01 FirstEnergy Corp: Q2 2016 Dividend payment date

Location: TBD http://investors.firstenergycorp.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=102230&p=irol-IRHome https://twitter.com/FirstEnergyCorp

Contacts: Irene M. Prezelj FirstEnergy Investor Relations prezelji@firstenergycorp.com 1 330 384 3859


Wednesday, Jun. 01 J.M. Smucker Co: Q4 2016 Dividend payment date

Location: TBD http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=77952&p=irol-calendar

Contacts: Sonal P. Robinson J. M. Smucker Investor Relations 1 330 682 3000


Wednesday, Jun. 01 Kroger Co: Q1 2016 Dividend payment date

Location: TBD http://ir.kroger.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=106409&p=irol-calendar https://twitter.com/krogerco

Contacts: Carin Fike Kroger Co Investor Relations carin.fike@kroger.com 1 513 762 4969


Wednesday, Jun. 01 Limited Brands Inc: Q2 2016 Ex-dividend date

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


Wednesday, Jun. 01 Dixie Chicks begin North American tour

Location: Riverbend Music Center, Cincinnati, OH Cincinnati https://twitter.com/dixiechicks

Contacts: Cindi Berger PMK-BNC cindi.berger@pmkbnc.com 1 212 373 6118


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