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 Public Health now offers special clinics for the mumps vaccine.
Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman’s office calls it an unprecedented investment in parks, bike paths pools and rec centers.
A state legislative panel has authorized the Ohio Lottery to spend $22.5 million to build and operate new electronic raffle machines for veterans’ posts and fraternal organizations. But most organizations say they don’t want the new machines.
The Chillicothe City Council is considering a long-debated measure to set standards on cleaning up old meth labs.
Columbus Public Health officials today confirm an outbreak of mumps on Ohio State University’s campus. Spokesman Jose Rodriquez says his department is just learning of a cluster of seven cases of mumps on campus.
After two overflow public hearings, Columbus school leaders have changed their list of recommended school closings.
Columbus was largely spared, but many areas south of the city had snow plows out and students at home after the latest winter storm.
Beck Energy Corp. is accused of violating 11 local ordinances when it drilled a well near Akron. But the company says they stayed within state law, which should trump any local ordinances.
Vendors are hawking beer and peanuts, grounds crews are chalking the baselines, and everyone is a contender. That means spring training is underway.