Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
WOSU News Archives For: October 18, 2006
Columbus Mayor Coleman and Sen. Voinovich today jointly condemned the Learn and Earn ballot initiative. The measure would amend the state constitution to allow slot machines at the state’s seven race tracks. Minutes later, Cleveland’s mayor and a member of Congress spoke in favor of the plan.
A complaint filed with the Columbiana County Board of Elections could have a major impact on the fall vote.
Circleville celebrates its centennial pumpkin show this week. Some of the main attractions are the half-ton pumpkins, the enormous pumpkin pie and of course the pumpkin queens. The yearly festival, though, is more than just a piece of pumpkin pie; it’s an economic boost for local businesses.