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.
The owners of the Grove City horseracing track say they will relocate to Dayton if the state approves a plan to install video slot machines.
The developer of the planned Columbus Casino has agreed to buy the Beulah Park horse racing track in Grove City.
Monday’s state supreme court ruling has clouded a proposed Grove City downtown redevelopment project a little further.
Ohio voters may have a chance to approve or reject expanded gambling this November. If the ballot initiative passes, it would amend the state constitution to allow slot machines at the state’s horseracing tracks plus two locations in Cleveland. Proponents are marketing the idea as free college tuition. Critics say it’s merely another plan by racetrack owners to increase profits.