Ohio Daybook

Associated Press Ohio Daybook for Wednesday, Nov. 23.

The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover.

Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The Columbus bureau is reachable at 614-885-2727. Send daybook items to apcolumbus@ap.org.


Wednesday, Nov. 23 8:30 AM Dayton City Commission meeting and work session on the 2017 Budget Presentation

Location: City Hall, 101 W. Third Street, Dayton, OH Dayton www.cityofdayton.org https://twitter.com/cityofdayton

Contacts: Rashella Lavender City of Dayton Clerk of Commission 1 937 333 3636


Wednesday, Nov. 23 10:00 AM Cleveland Public Works Director Cox discusses the 2016-17 winter weather plan – Cleveland Public Works Director Michael Cox discusses the 2016-17 winter weather plan, a portion of the city’s snow removal fleet is also on display

Location: Stamps Service Center, 4150 S Marginal Road, Cleveland, OH Cleveland www.city.cleveland.oh.us

Contacts: Daniel Williams Cleveland Mayor’s Office dwilliams4@city.cleveland.oh.us 1 216 664 4011 Daniel Ball Office of the Mayor dball@city.cleveland.oh.us 1 216 664 3691


Wednesday, Nov. 23 3:00 PM Officials provide updates on Jerry Davis cocaine trafficking case – Akron Police Chief James Nice, representatives from State Highway Patrol, Summit County Sheriff’s Office and U.S. Attorney’s Office hold news conference to discuss developments in the case against Jerry Davis, the Summit County man arrested with large amounts of cocaine

Location: Akron Police Department, 217 S. High Street, Akron, OH Akron www.justice.gov https://twitter.com/TheJusticeDept

Contacts: Mike Tobin DOJ 1 216 622 3651


Wednesday, Nov. 23 Ohio man sentenced for terrorism – Sentencing for Munir Abdulkader – a West Chester Township, OH, man who pleaded guilty to plotting attacks against a member of the U.S. military and a local police station in support of the Islamic State group

Location: Rm 239, Potter Stewart U.S. Courthouse, 100 E 5th St, Cincinnati, OH Cincinnati

Contacts: Chambers of Judge Michael R. Barrett 1 513 564 7660


UPDATED EVENT: Thursday, Nov. 24 Thanksgiving – Thanksgiving Day * Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade held today * President Barack Obama celebrates Thanksgiving at the White House, with no public events * Presidential Proclamation encourages all Americans to join together in homes, places of worship, community centers, or ‘any place of fellowship for friends and neighbors’ to ‘give thanks for all they have received in the past year, express appreciation to those whose lives enrich their own, and share their bounty with others’

Location: TBD

Contacts: White House press 1 202 456 2580


Thursday, Nov. 24 6th annual Summit County Thanks4Giving Charity All-Star Football Game – 6th annual Summit County Thanks4Giving Charity All-Star Football Game, featuring 90 of the best high school senior football players from Summit County. There is a canned food drive at the game for The Native American Culture Center in Tallmadge, and proceeds from the game are also donated

Location: Stow High School’s Marhofer Field, 227 Grahamn Road Stow, OH http://old.akronschools.com/ https://twitter.com/akronschools

Contacts: Mark Williamson APS Chief Communications Officer maw45602@akron.k12.oh.us 1 330 761 2930


Thursday, Nov. 24 Annual Columbus Thanksgiving day Turkey Trot – Annual Columbus Thanksgiving day Turkey Trot raising money for Easter Seals and the Make the First Five Count Program. Participants can either enter the 5 mile run or 2.5 mile ‘Walk n’ Talk’

Location: 1775 W Lane Ave, Columbus, OH Columbus http://www.columbusturkeytrot.com/

Contacts: Columbus Turkey Trot 1 614 332 5205


Friday, Nov. 25 KeyCorp: Q4 2016 Ex-dividend date

Location: TBD http://www.corporate-ir.net/ireye/ir_site.zhtml?script=2100&ticker=KEY https://twitter.com/KeyBank_Help

Contacts: Vernon Patterson KeyCorp Investor Relations vernon_patterson@keybank.com 1 216 689 0520


Friday, Nov. 25 Black Friday – traditional beginning of the Christmas shopping season – Black Friday – traditional beginning of the Christmas shopping season on the Friday after Thanksgiving, when retailers offer big savings to entice shoppers and supposedly haul themselves back ‘in the black’. Many retailers open at midnight to take full advantage of the day

Location: TBD

Contacts: TBD


Friday, Nov. 25 – Sunday, Nov. 27 Gears of War Columbus Open – Major League Gaming hosts Gears of War Columbus Open, with more than 100 professional and amateur teams competing for a $300,000 prize pool

Location: Columbus https://www.majorleaguegaming.com/ https://twitter.com/mlg

Contacts: Jennifer Davis Greater Columbus Convention Center press jbdavis@columbusconventions.com 1 614 827 2538


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