Curator Melissa Wolfe talks about the inspiration we can all take away from the Columbus Museum of Arts newest exhibition showcasing the work of home town hero George Bellows. George Bellows and the American Experience through January 4, 2014. This exhibition follows on the heels of a major retrospective of the artist organized by the [...]
Grandmother Remembers Kevin Maddox II, One Of Two Men Killed In Licking County Wind Storm August 4th
Kevin Scott Maddox II turned 25 a few months ago. Tuesday he’ll be laid to rest in Resurrection Cemetery. Maddox was one of two men killed at a Licking County Egg Farm August 4th when high winds blew down a barn with workers inside. His grandmother, Carol Maddox, says Kevin was hard working and happy with his new job at Creative Masonry in Columbus.
Efforts to save the city’s Firestone Mansion from demolition have failed. Workmen have completed salvaging pieces from the 3-story home built by Columbus carriage maker Joseph Firestone.
72% of African Americans are infected with the virus that causes AIDS every day in the U.S. Several Central Ohio Health organizations this week are sponsoring events to encourage safer sex and the importance of HIV screening.