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FBI seized vendor records, hard drives from Horizon charter schools

dispatch.com — The FBI is examining the relationship between the Horizon Science Academy charter schools and several technology vendors, including some based in Ohio. Court-ordered search warrants and evidence logs show that FBI investigators removed financial documents, including check stubs, invoices, bank records and travel reimbursement receipts from the Concept Schools headquarters and Horizon Science Academy Middle School in Columbus.
Jul 22, 2014

FBI seize vendor records, hard drives from Horizon charter schools, some in Ohio... shar.es/NNGdV

Jul 22, 2014

FBI seized vendor records, hard drives from Horizon charter schools shar.es/NN5qD via @DispatchAlerts

Jul 22, 2014

Here's what we know so far about what the FBI took from Concept Schools and Horizon Science charters: ow.ly/zsZNS

Buckeye Forum podcast | Campaign 2014 kickoff

dispatch.com — Dispatch political reporters Alan Johnson and Joe Vardon ask if it's too early for the average voter to pay attention to the race for Ohio governor.

Democratic candidate accuses DeWine of 'pay-to-play operation'

dispatch.com — In his most pointed charges to date, Democrat David Pepper accused Attorney General Mike DeWine today of "running a massive pay-to-play operation" out of his state office. Pepper focused on contracts awarded by DeWine's office to collect hundreds of millions of dollars in unpaid debts owed the state.

Home sales fell in June as inventories remained scarce

dispatch.com — Columbus-area home sales continued to decline in June compared with a year ago, as a shortage of homes for sale kept buyers at bay. During the month, 2,856 homes changed hands, down 3 percent from last June and the sixth consecutive month of year-over-year declines.
Jul 22, 2014

Home sales fell in June... (Happy to say daughter & son-in-law did their part to boost numbers.) shar.es/NNYCW