Columbus, Ohio

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national wild

23, 1930 PLACE OF BIRTH Columbus, Ohio, United States DATE OF DEATH December 2, 1987 The 1968 Wild and Scenic River Act designated portions of the '''Little Miami National Scenic River''' as Ohio's first National Wild and Scenic River. On April 23 of following year, the '''Little Miami State Scenic River''' from Milford (Milford, Ohio) to the headwaters became Ohio's first State Scenic River, due to legislation that predated the national act by a few months


football athletic

when he was seven years old. Thomas eventually went to Virginia Tech (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University) on an American football scholarship (athletic scholarship). In his senior year of 1940, he led his team in pass receptions and scoring, and all Virginia college players in scoring. He would go on to be named to the Virginia Tech Sports Hall of Fame. Thomas left Virginia Tech two months short of graduation to enlist in the United States Army Air Corps Army Air


line+designs

the equipment clean and running properly, orders ingredients and brewery supplies, keeps the cost of production in line, designs every beer to the last detail, supervises the packaging of the beer, oversees quality control, and then follows the beer out into the marketplace to make sure that it always meets or exceeds the expectations of customers." When the agency formally began operations on January 1, 1962, it controlled six commodity-type and two service-type single


diverse achievements

Circus and its performers in cities outside the New York New England area. This was in part due to the circus' exposure in the Allen film, as well as a result of all the diverse achievements the circus. So, that year, Chicago (Chicago, Illinois) and Columbus (Columbus, Ohio) were included in the circus' yearly tour, with those two cities becoming the first two cities outside New York New England where the circus performed. Michael Christensen received two more awards, including one named after


works team

name "sportinglife02-17-06" Indeed, in 1906, the Ohio Works team took the league championship once again, ''Spalding's Official Athletic Library Baseball Guide'' (New York: American Sports Publishing Co., 1910), p. 219. with an 84–53 record, while new player Roy Castleton gained national recognition by pitching a perfect game against a rival club in Akron. On October 1, 1906, Hogan and members of the Ohio Works team were honored at a banquet held at the Elks' Club in downtown Youngstown. ''Sporting Life'' reported that the keynote address was delivered by Father M. T. Kinkead, "who declared himself a fan of Sunday baseball playing". He attended high school in Columbus and graduated from the University of Southwestern Louisiana (University of Louisiana at Lafayette), now the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. DATE OF BIRTH April 7, 1951 PLACE OF BIRTH Columbus (Columbus, Ohio), Ohio DATE OF DEATH thumb 300px Melvin Rios and Baldemar Velasquez at Columbus Rally for Undocumented Immigrants' Rights, 2006-03-26 (Image:20060326 14-05-39melvinbaldemarvelasquez.JPG) On March 26, thousands rallied outside the Columbus, Ohio (w:Columbus, Ohio) statehouse, advocating rights for undocumented immigrants. This was one of a series of rallies following one in Los Angeles (w:Los Angeles, California), which was reported to have drawn over 500,000 attendees.


manufacturing education

Chicago, Columbus, Ohio, Detroit and Indianapolis. Fort Wayne Facts – City of Fort Wayne. Retrieved on 2008-04-29. Allen County's economy is based on manufacturing, education, health care, and agriculture. Fort Wayne: Economy – City-Data


innovative radio

KERA (KERA (FM)) where he produced an innovative radio show called "90.1 at Night". While there, he created a series called "Sound Sessions", live radio sessions featuring Dallas area bands. This show gave a platform, recording resources and eventually compilation CD exposure to bands such as the Dixie Chicks. At the time the only other broadcasts that featured local bands were on KDGE. Origins The Biophysical Society was founded in response to the growth


charitable scientific

science and technology development company headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. Battelle is a charitable trust organized as a nonprofit corporation under the laws of the State of Ohio and is exempt from taxation under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code because it is organized for charitable, scientific and education purposes. The institute opened in 1929 but traces its origins to the 1923 will (Will (law)) of Ohio industrialist Gordon Battelle which provided for its creation


projects amp

by the Catbirdseat music blog. - October 12, 2000 Columbus, Ohio Value City Arena - - June 10, 2003 Columbus, Ohio Nationwide Arena - Miller holds a BFA (Bachelor of Fine Arts) from Columbus, Ohio, College of Art and Design.


news professional

; On October 1, 1906, Hogan and members of the Ohio Works team were honored at a banquet held at the Elks' Club in downtown Youngstown. ''Sporting Life'' reported that the keynote address was delivered by Father M. T. Kinkead, "who declared himself a fan of Sunday baseball playing". He attended high school in Columbus and graduated from the University of Southwestern Louisiana (University of Louisiana at Lafayette), now the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. DATE OF BIRTH April 7, 1951 PLACE OF BIRTH Columbus (Columbus, Ohio), Ohio DATE OF DEATH thumb 300px Melvin Rios and Baldemar Velasquez at Columbus Rally for Undocumented Immigrants' Rights, 2006-03-26 (Image:20060326 14-05-39melvinbaldemarvelasquez.JPG) On March 26, thousands rallied outside the Columbus, Ohio (w:Columbus, Ohio) statehouse, advocating rights for undocumented immigrants. This was one of a series of rallies following one in Los Angeles (w:Los Angeles, California), which was reported to have drawn over 500,000 attendees.

Columbus, Ohio

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Under the Combined Statistical Area (CSA) model, the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area was the 28th largest (List of metropolitan areas of the United States) in the United States. According to the U.S. Census Bureau (United States Census Bureau), the Columbus-Marion-Zanesville, OH Combined Statistical Area (Columbus, Ohio metropolitan area) (which also includes Marion (Marion, Ohio), Chillicothe (Chillicothe, Ohio), and Mount Vernon (Mount Vernon, Ohio)) has a population of 2,370,839, making it the second largest metropolitan area in Ohio (List of metropolitan areas of the United States) behind Cleveland, Ohio. It is also the fourth most populous state capital (List of capitals in the United States) in the United States, and the third largest city in the Midwestern United States. Population in Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas Ranked by 2000 Population for the United States and Puerto Rico: 1990 and 2000 (pdf). U.S. Census Bureau. December 30, 2003. Retrieved on 2007-11-20 from http: www.census.gov population cen2000 phc-t29 tab03a.pdf.

Columbus is the county seat of Franklin County (Franklin County, Ohio). The city proper has also expanded and annexed (annexation) portions of adjoining Delaware County (Delaware County, Ohio) and Fairfield County (Fairfield County, Ohio). Named for explorer Christopher Columbus, the city was founded in 1812 at the confluence of the Scioto (Scioto River) and Olentangy (Olentangy River) rivers, and assumed the functions of state capital in 1816.

The city has a diverse economy based on education, government, insurance, banking, fashion, defense, aviation, food, clothes, logistics, steel, energy, medical research, health care, hospitality, retail, and technology. Columbus is home to the Battelle Memorial Institute, the world's largest private research and development foundation; Chemical Abstracts Service, the world's largest clearinghouse of chemical information; NetJets, the world's largest fractional ownership jet aircraft fleet; and The Ohio State University, one of the largest universities in the United States. As of 2013, the city has the headquarters of five corporations in the U.S. Fortune 500: Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, American Electric Power, L Brands, Big Lots and Cardinal Health. "Fortune 500 features 5 Central Ohio companies, down from 6 last year", Columbus Business First. 2013. Retrieved June 25, 2013. The fast-food corporations Wendy's and White Castle (White Castle (restaurant)) are also based in the Columbus metropolitan area (Columbus, Ohio metropolitan area).

In 2012, Columbus was ranked in ''BusinessWeek'''s 50 best cities in America. Columbus was also ranked as the no. 1 up-and-coming tech city in the nation by Forbes in 2008, "Top 10 Up-And-Coming Tech Cities", William Pentland. ''Forbes Magazine''. March 10, 2008. Retrieved September 5, 2010. and the city was ranked a top ten city by Relocate America in 2010. In 2007, ''fDi Magazine'' ranked the city no. 3 in the U.S. for cities of the future, and the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium was rated no. 1 in 2009 by ''USA Travel Guide''.

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