Ohio Daybook

Associated Press Ohio Daybook for Friday, Mar. 17.

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Friday, Mar. 17 7:30 AM ‘Congressional Stakeout to Save Health Care’ outside GOP Sen. Rob Portman’s office continues – Ohio constituents hold second day of ‘Congressional Stakeout to Save Health Care’ outside Republican Sen. Rob Portman’s office, urging him to reject the Republican’s ‘TrumpCare’ plan which they argue would ‘tear away health care from 24 million people, defund Planned Parenthood, destroy Medicaid, and raise insurance premiums’

Location: 1240 E 9th St, Cleveland, OH Cleveland www.moveon.org https://twitter.com/moveon

Contacts: MoveOn.org press press@moveon.org


Friday, Mar. 17 11:00 AM Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine keynotes the Ohio Dental Association’s Leadership Institute

Location: Hilton Columbus/Polaris, 8700 Lyra Dr., Columbus, OH Columbus http://www.ohioattorneygeneral.gov/Home https://twitter.com/OhioAG

Contacts: Dan Tierney Ohio Attorney General Spokesperson Dan.Tierney@OhioAttorneyGeneral.gov 1 614 466 3840


Friday, Mar. 17 11:30 AM Columbus St. Patrick’s Day Parade – Columbus St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Parade forms at St. Patrick’s Church, before proceeding down south on Grant Avenue to Broad Street, west on Broad Street to High Street, and north on High Street to the Convention Center where the parade disbands at the direction of the Parade Marshals. Shamrock Club’s Irish Family Reunion then begins at Battelle Hall in the Convention Center

Location: TBD http://www.shamrockclubofcolumbus.com/

Contacts: Shamrock Club of Columbus PR pr@shamrockclub.com


Friday, Mar. 17 1:04 PM Cleveland St. Patrick’s Day Parade – Cleveland St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Parade begins at the intersection of Superior Ave. and East 18th St. and travels southwest on Superior Ave. to West Roadway, before heading northwest for one block and then northeast on Rockwell Ave

Location: Cleveland, OH Cleveland www.stpatricksdaycleveland.com/

Contacts: Cleveland St. Patrick’s Day Parade info@stpatricksdaycleveland.com


Friday, Mar. 17 5:30 PM Memorial Health Women’s Event – Memorial Health Women’s Event, including a health forum and a performance by comedian and actor Lisa Mills

Location: Bunsold Middle School, Marysville, OH www.memorialohio.com

Contacts: Linda O’Horo Memorial Health PR linda.o’horo@memorialohio.com 1 937 578 2203


Friday, Mar. 17 – Sunday, Mar. 19 Wizard World Comic Con Cleveland – Wizard World Comic Con Cleveland, touring event for pop culture and comic books. Celeb guests include Ian Somerhalder, Jennifer Carpenter, Michael Rooker, Kevin Conroy, Barry Bostwick, Lou Ferrigno and KISS frontman Gene Simmons, launching his first solo tour of the U.S. (18 Mar)

Location: Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland, 300 Lakeside Ave, Cleveland, OH Cleveland http://www.wizardworld.com/ https://twitter.com/WizardWorld

Contacts: Jerry Milani Wizard World – Press pr@wizardworld.com 1 646 512 5022


Friday, Mar. 17 February Results

Location: TBD http://investors.progressive.com/ https://twitter.com/Progressive

Contacts: Marion Brakefield Progressive Corp Investor Relations marion_brakefield@progressive.com 1 440 446 7165


Friday, Mar. 17 Diebold Inc: Q1 2017 Dividend payment date

Location: TBD http://investors.diebold.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=106584&p=irol-irhome https://twitter.com/DieboldInc

Contacts: Steve Virostek Diebold Nixdorf Investor Relations steve.virostek@dieboldnixdorf.com 1 330 490 6319


Saturday, Mar. 18 12:00 PM Columbus Councilmember Stinziano holds March Community Hours – Columbus Councilmember Michael Stinziano holds March Community Hours to listen to issues and concerns of Columbus residents

Location: Columbus Metropolitan Library, 3980 S. Hamilton Rd, Columbus, OH Columbus http://www.columbus.gov/ https://twitter.com/ColumbusCouncil

Contacts: Stephanie Megas City of Columbus 1 614 645 8311


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