This is the opening of an article written by Karen Farkas for Celevland.com:
“AKRON, Ohio – A $556.40 olive jar in University of Akron President Scott Scarborough’s bedroom has become the flashpoint for those upset at the cost of renovations to the president’s home at a time when 161 employees lost their jobs.
“The furnishings from Alan Garren Interiors and $375,000 worth of construction were paid for with private donations. But the university also paid about $435,000 in tax dollars to companies and university employees working on the home,
“The olive jar’s Facebook page, created Thursday, lists it as a public figure. The profile picture is of an antique Greek olive jar with a red “SOLD” across it.
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