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: January 6, 2011
For more than a decade, visitors to the Ohio Historical Society’s Columbus museum have been greeted with a stark reminder of Ohio’s prehistoric past. It’s Conway, a ten-foot tall mastodon whose been stuck in a less than flattering pose. Now museum curators are moving the massive beast – which is a three-day project
Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman says he still supports helping the Blue Jackets stay in Nationwide Arena, but he continues criticism of requests from the West-side casino developer.
Columbus’ largest employment sector….state and local government….faces contraction as budget deficits at the statehouse and at some local school board and municipal offices force cutbacks.