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 financially strapped Ohio Historical Society is hoping to bring in visitors and needed revenue with the largest and one of the most expensive exhibits it’s ever hosted. It’s called Rockwell’s America, and it’s not a typical show of artwork. It features all 322 covers that the American painter did for the Saturday Evening Post, and much more.
The state public safety department says a new center is designed to help prevent terrorist attacks in Ohio. The center, unveiled today in Columbus, will be operated by Ohio’s Homeland Security Agency.