■ The Holland/Springfield Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Luncheon will take place at 11:45 a.m. on Jan. 23 at Bobby V’s American Grill, 8165 Airport Hwy. New officers will be sworn in. Questions, call Gregory A. Gettum at 419-865-2110.
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Listings include organizations, headquarters and number of attendees expected as estimated by Destination Toledo:
■ Friday-Sunday: The 40 Frame Game Bowling Tournament, Ramada Hotel, 150, regional.
Patents granted to inventors in Fulton, Lucas, and Wood counties in Ohio and for Lenawee and Monroe counties in Michigan for November, 2013.
#8,579,140, Child-resistant dispensing closures and closure components: assigned to Rexam Healthcare Packaging Inc., Perrysburg; Donald P. Delagrange, Toledo; Philip D. Bourgeois, Perrysburg; Gregory A. Geisinger, Toledo; Maurice R. Gnepper, Fremont, and Darin M. Pugne, Perrysburg.
#D692,746, Bridging clip: assigned to Clarkwestern Dietrich Building Systems LLC, West Chester, Ohio; Thomas J. Lawson, West Chester, Ohio; Gregg Allan Stahl, Fort Wayne, Ind.; John J. Collins Jr., Lebanon, Ohio; Thomas Joseph Atkinson, McDonough, Ga., and Gregory S. Ralph, Springboro, Ohio.
#8,586,280, Composition, process of preparation and method of application and exposure for light imaging paper: assigned to International Paper Co., Memphis; Richard C. Williams, Loveland, Ohio; Richard D. Faber, Memphis; Oleg Grinevich, Holland; John Malpert, Maumee; Alexandre Mejiritski, Bowling Green, and Douglas C. Neckers, Perrysburg.
#8,586,279, Imaging particulates, paper and process, and imaging of paper using dual wavelength light: assigned to International Paper Co., Memphis; Richard C. Williams, Loveland, Ohio; Richard D. Faber, Memphis; Oleg Grinevich, Holland; John Malpert, Maumee; Alexandre Mejiritski, Bowling Green, and Douglas C. Neckers, Perrysburg.
#8,573,964, Liquid or hydraulic blow molding: assigned to Amcor Limited Hawthorn, Australia; David Andison, Oakville, Calif.; George David Lisch, Jackson, Mich.; Kirk Edward Maki, Tecumseh, Mich.; Theodore F. Eberle, Ann Arbor; James R. Corn Jr. Columbia, S.C.; Robert A. Cooper, Grass Lake, Mich., and Terry D. Patcheak, Ypsilanti, Mich.
#8,572,889, Aerated and water-conditioned container for live bait; John J. Hughes and John H. Brancheau, Jr., Monroe.
#8,584,566, Automatic core-cleaning apparatus: assigned to Automatic Handling Intl., Erie, Mich.; Daniel J. Pienta and David M. Pienta, Lambertville.
#8,579,603, Centrifugal pump: assigned to Energy Recovery Inc. San Leandro, Calif.; Robert A. Oklejas and Kevin V. Terrasi, Monroe, and Michael P. Oklejas, Ann Arbor.
#D693,949, LED headlamp: assigned to Truck-Lite Co. LLC Falconer, N.Y.; Larry Merryfield, Rochester Hills, Mich.; Nick Kenyon, Sherman, N.Y., and Mike Marley, Erie, Pa.
#8,572,898, Method for assembling flush-glass assembly: assigned to Ford Global Technologies LLC, Dearborn, Mich.; Gregory J. Grudzinski, Perrysburg, and Chester Stanislaus Walawender, Livonia, Mich.
#8,586,170, Method for the delivery of a multicomponent reactive system to a molding operation: assigned to Dow Global Technologies LLC Midland, Mich.; Mohamed Esseghir, Monroe; Jeffrey M. Cogen, Flemington, N.J.; Saurav S. Sengupta, Somerset, N.J., and Thomas J. Parsons, Freeland, Mich.
#8,592,059, Plasma display panel including EMI filter, and/or method of making the same: assigned to Guardian Industries Corp., Auburn Hills, Mich.; Philip J. Lingle, Temperance, and Boer Willem Den, Brighton, Mich.
#8,575,829, Spark plug including high temperature performance electrode: assigned to Federal-Mogul Ignition Company Southfield, Mich.; Shuwei Ma, Ann Arbor, and James D. Lykowski, Temperance.
#8,575,087, Treatment of cancers with A-8R peptide: assigned to The University of Toledo; Lirim Shemshedini, Ypsilanti, Mich.; Shao-Yong Chen, Brookline, Mass.; Changmeng Cai, Newton, Mass., and Chen-Lin Hsieh, Toledo.
#D692,654, Backpack: assigned to Impact Products, LLC Toledo; John T. Irwin and Jeffrey C. Gayer, Sylvania, and Stephen A. Dukes, North Baltimore, Ohio.
#8,573,006, Batch charger cooling: assigned to Owens-Brockway Glass Container Inc., Perrysburg; Kenneth D. Macleod, Rossford; David L. Lewis, Sylvania, and Robert Ponzi, Temperance.
#D692, 728, Beverage taster’s tablet; Nicholas A. Kubiak, Toledo.
#8,57,4052, Bonus discard poker: assigned to Imaging Systems Technology Inc. Toledo; Timothy G. Nottke, Toledo.
#8,591,632, Bottle neck with internal embossments and method of manufacture: assigned to Owens-Brockway Glass Container Inc., Perrysburg; Michael J. Lonsway, Toledo and Bruce A. Becker and Vincent J. Bailey, Perrysburg.
#8,575,033, Carbosilane precursors for low temperature film deposition: assigned to Applied Materials Inc., Santa Clara, Calif.; Timothy W. Weldman, Sunnyvale, Calif. and Todd Schroeder, Toledo.
#8,585,136, Chair with coupling companion stool base: assigned to Sauder Manufacturing Co. Archbold, Ohio; Anthony J. Warncke, and Jeffrey A. Jameson, Archbold, Ohio, and Thomas A. Hagerty, Somerville, Mass.