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.
Central Ohioans are bracing for another frigid day on Tuesday- one that has started even colder than yesterday. Schools have closed for a second consecutive day. Ohio State University is closed again. The bitter cold has paralyzed much of the area and increased demand for emergency shelter.
A Franklin County judge ruled in favor of the Community Shelter Board Monday to move forward with plans to open a homeless shelter next to a daycare on the West Side.
As it does each winter, the Community Shelter Board plans to open a winter overflow center for the homeless. This year, the Shelter Board was forced to find a new location after their rental property was sold. The board found a new site, but it has received push back from some residents and businesses near the site.