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.
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Franklin County Commissioners voted Thursday to oust the county’s dog shelter leadership after a report confirmed mismanagement.
The Clintonville Chamber of Commerce tomorrow honors 73-year-old Mary Leavitt as its Businessperson of the Year. Better known as “The Flag Lady,” Leavitt began selling flags out of the trunk of her car three decades ago in Libertyville, Illinois. Today, her shop – The Flag Lady’s Flag Store – is a Clintonville landmark.
A local student has returned to class after being suspended for shooting a nerf gun in school.
A new report shows the vast majority of Ohio’s for profit charter schools are not accountable to the communities they serve and the students in those schools do not perform academically as well as their counterparts in public schools. But advocates for charter schools are taking issue with the report.