Ohio Daybook

Associated Press Ohio Daybook for Tuesday, Apr. 11.

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Tuesday, Apr. 11 9:30 AM Cincinnati Mayor Cranley participates in press conference with the Ohio Innocence Project – Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley and Ohio Innocence Project exonerees hold press conference to discuss Ohio Innocence Project and its influence on Mayor Cranley’s approach to governing

Location: Hyatt Regency, 151 West 5th St, Cincinnati, OH Cincinnati johncranley.com

Contacts: Jay Kincaid Cranley for Cincinnati 1 513 505 4047


Tuesday, Apr. 11 11:00 AM Toledo Mayor Hicks-Hudson helps announce ‘Clear Choices, Clean Water’ program – Toledo Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson and TMACOG President Tim Brown hold media conference to announce the launch of the new Greater Toledo Lake Erie’s Clear Choices, Clean Water program to help individuals of all ages learn about and take action to protect local water quality. The interactive web-based national initiative was introduced to the region by the Mayor’s Office and adopted locally by the 24 governments of the TMACOG Stormwater Coalition

Location: Toledo Environmental Services Conference R,. 348 South Erie St, Toledo, OH Toledo toledo.oh.gov https://twitter.com/city_of_toledo

Contacts: Janet Schroeder City of Toledo Janet.Schroeder@toledo.oh.gov 1 419 377 9204


Tuesday, Apr. 11 2:00 PM Ohio Christian University Leadership Forum 2017 – Ohio Christian University Leadership Forum 2017. The yearly Forum gives OCU students and the community a chance to learn valuable life and spiritual skills from influential individuals, as well as offering opportunities to develop as an individual. Speakers include Grace Outreach Center Founder Dr. Gerald Brooks, and Word of Faith Family Worship Center in Atlanta, GA Founder Bishop Dale Bronner

Location: Maxwell Center, 1476 Lancaster Pike, Circleville, OH Circleville www.ohiochristian.edu https://twitter.com/OhioChristian

Contacts: Ohio Christian University 1 877 762 8669


Tuesday, Apr. 11 2:00 PM CAUV public meeting to discuss un-voted property tax increases

Location: Der Dutchman, 445 S. Jefferson, Route 42, Plain City, OH https://twitter.com/ronsylvester

Contacts: Ron Sylvester Ron Sylvester Communications rcs@ronsylvester.com 1 614 314 9218


Tuesday, Apr. 11 2:00 PM Ohio state legislators discuss future of BCMH funding – Ohio Speaker of the House Cliff Rosenberger joins Speaker Pro Tempore Kirk Schuring, state Reps. Ryan Smith, Mark Romanchuck, and Sarah LaTourette, Boomer Esiason Foundation Co-Chairman Boomer Esiason, and BCMH Parents Advisory Board member Reverend Dave Hoffman to discuss the House budget proposal regarding funding for the Bureau of Children with Medical Handicaps

Location: Harding Press Room, Ohio Statehouse, 1 Capitol Square, Columbus, OH Columbus http://www.ohiohouse.gov

Contacts: Brad Miller Ohio House of Representatives Brad.Miller@ohiohouse.gov 1 614 466 8759


Tuesday, Apr. 11 Joel Grey celebrates 85th birthday – 85th birthday of Joel Grey, American actor best known for portraying the Master of Ceremonies in both the stage and film versions of ‘Cabaret’, for which he won Oscar, Golden Globe, and BAFTA Film awards

Location: TBD

Contacts: TBD


Tuesday, Apr. 11 RPM International Inc: Q4 2017 Ex-dividend date

Location: TBD http://ir.rpminc.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=75922&p=irol-irhome https://twitter.com/RPMintl

Contacts: Barry M. Slifstein RPM International Inc Investor Relations bslifstein@RPMinc.com 1 330 273 5090


Tuesday, Apr. 11 15th anniversary of Congressman convicted of bribe-taking – 15th anniversary of Democratic Rep. James Traficant Jr., convicted of taking bribes and kickbacks from businessmen and his own staff

Location: TBD

Contacts: TBD


Wednesday, Apr. 12 10:30 AM Dem Sen. Sherrod Brown hosts roundtable with autoworkers in Ohio – Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown holds roundtable discussion with northwest Ohio workers to discuss U.S. trade policies, including NAFTA, which he says have ‘closed factories, offshored jobs, and devastated Ohio communities’. Participants include UAW Local 14 President Ray Wood, and UAW Local 12 President Bruce Baumhower

Location: UAW Local 14, 5411 Jackman Road, Toledo, OH Toledo brown.senate.gov https://twitter.com/SenSherrodBrown

Contacts: Jennifer Donohue Office of Sen. Sherrod Brown jennifer_donohue@brown.senate.gov 1 202 224 3978 Rachel Petri Office of Sen. Sherrod Brown Rachel_Petri@brown.senate.gov


Wednesday, Apr. 12 11:00 AM Columbus Metropolitan Library hosts naturalization oath ceremony to officially swear in new American citizens

Location: Main Library, 96 S. Grant Ave, Columbus, OH Columbus http://www.columbuslibrary.org/ https://twitter.com/columbuslibrary

Contacts: Gregg Dodd Columbus Metropolitan Library Director of Marketing gdodd@columbuslibrary.org 1 614 849 1043 Ben Zenitsky Columbus Metropolitan Library bzenitsky@columbuslibrary.org 1 614 849 1045


Wednesday, Apr. 12 11:00 AM Greater Cleveland Sports Commission announce ‘major’ national event coming to Cleveland – Greater Cleveland Sports Commission, in partnership with the City of Cleveland and Cleveland Metroparks, host a press conference to announce details of a ‘major’ event coming to Downtown Cleveland

Location: Lower Edgewater Park, 6500 Cleveland Memorial Shoreway, Cleveland, OH Cleveland http://www.clevelandsports.org/ https://twitter.com/clesports

Contacts: Meredith Painter Greater Cleveland Sports Commission mpainter@clevelandsports.org 1 216 496 3863


Wednesday, Apr. 12 4:30 PM Columbus Councilmember Jaiza Page holds public hearing to present the University District Zoning Overlay

Location: Columbus City Hall, 90 W. Broad St, Columbus, OH Columbus http://www.columbus.gov/ https://twitter.com/ColumbusCouncil

Contacts: Lee Cole Columbus City Council 1 614 645 5530


Wednesday, Apr. 12 7:00 PM Otterbein University host lecture with prison reform activist and spoken word artist – Otterbein University Vernon L. Pack Distinguished Lecture Series, with prison reform activist and spoken word artist Bryonn Bain on ‘Life After Lockdown: The Abolition of the Punishment Paradigm’

Location: Fritsche Theatre at Cowan Hall, 30 S. Grove St., Westerville, OH http://otterbein.edu/ https://twitter.com/otterbein

Contacts: Jennifer Hill Otterbein University jhill@otterbein.edu 1 614 823 1284


Wednesday, Apr. 12 8:00 PM Cleveland Cavaliers host 15th Annual Fan Appreciation Night, presented by Discount Drug Mart

Location: Quicken Loans Arena, 1 Center Court, Cleveland, OH Cleveland http://www.nba.com/cavaliers/ https://twitter.com/cavs

Contacts: Christina Ryan Cleveland Cavaliers cryan@cavs.com 1 216 420 2087


Wednesday, Apr. 12 Brooklyn Decker celebrates 30th birthday – 30th birthday of Brooklyn Decker, American fashion model known for her work with Victoria’s Secret and Sports Illustrated. She has also made a number of TV and film appearances, and has been married to tennis player Andy Roddick since 2009

Location: TBD https://twitter.com/BrooklynDecker

Contacts: TBD


Wednesday, Apr. 12 American Financial Group: Q2 2017 Ex-dividend date

Location: TBD http://ir.afginc.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=89330&p=irol-calendar

Contacts: Diane P. Weidner American Financial Group Investor Relations AFGInvestorRelations@amfin.com 1 513 369 5713


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