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: February 14, 2012
Born of optimism but ravaged by occasional flooding, Columbus’ oldest neighborhood carries a twin burden of history and poverty. Franklinton remains one of the city’s poorest zip codes but a quiet revitalization is trying to transform the district.
A state legislative panel has also approved a study on privatizing Ohio’s rest areas.
Today Columbus celebrates its Bicentennial. It’s kind of like the Super Bowl for WOSU Commentator and Local Historian Ed Lentz.