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.
Columbus Mayor’s streetcar dream still alive
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The Columbus Dispatch reported Friday that Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman’s streetcar proposal is “off-line.” WOSU spoke with the mayor’s Urban Ventures Coordinator, Mike Brown, who said Coleman’s streetcar dream has not been derailed. The mayor’s funding proposal hit a wall in March when City Council struck down the idea to use more than $25 million from the general-fund budget to pay for the $103 million project. Click on the listen icon to hear the interview.