St. Petersburg Times Online: Tampa Bay
Place an Ad Calendars Classified Forums Sports Weather
January 5, 2002

Tampa Bay: January 5, 2002
Carrying on a family tradition: dove bearer
[Times photo: Scott Keeler]
This year's chosen girl, Chrisovaladou Kavouklis, follows in her sister's 1996 footsteps. "It's the highest honor," Katina says.
North Pinellas County news

5 elderly residents left in facility
CLEARWATER -- Police were searching Friday for a pair of caretakers who abandoned a group of elderly residents at a locked-up assisted living facility.

Officer's vision becomes a park
Garden Avenue was neglected until leaders looked at three vacant lots and saw a park.

Errant truck slams into man's bedroom
This was no nightmare. Bob Karm was already awake when a pickup truck ran off the road and into his apartment.

Peace Corps volunteer's goals recalled
The Countryside High graduate who died in South Africa had wanted to continue in public health.

Bark park provides a new treat for dogs
The county joins ranks with other communities and dedicates its first dog park in Tarpon Springs.

Ministers frown on gambling boat plan
Upset about a casino boat proposal that the city is considering, a group of religious leaders has asked Tarpon Springs officials not to allow boats that offer gambling.

Llama papers, video released
The 3-month-old llama was the first to be beaten. Its mother was attacked only after coming to her offspring's cries of distress.

Landmark Belleair Garage now soot, dangling boards
The owners of what some estimate to be a 75-year-old garage don't know what they will do.

Tampa Bay headlines
  • Gator fans lament coach's departure
  • Aisenberg audiotapes to be released
  • Missing man now accused in shooting
  • Police turnover rising in St. Petersburg
  • Remark by ex-chief widely remembered
  • Tampa Bay briefs

  • South Pinellas headlines
  • Alcohol involved in fatal boat crash
  • DNA tests lead to more charges

  • Hillsborough headlines
  • Embattled former judge to run for mayor
  • Officer accidentally shoots his leg
  • Hard landing damages police copter
  • Bohemian's music lives; ace counter tallies birds

  • Sandra Thompson
  • Warmth scarce in the last resort

  • News of Florida
  • Former inmate savors freedom from death row
  • Manatee deaths, debate rise
  • Wildlife agency director to resign

  • Lucy Morgan
  • Advocate criticized lawmakers unfairly
  • Back to Top
    © Copyright 2001 St. Petersburg Times. All rights reserved.
    Special Links
    Tampa Bay
    North Pinellas
    South Pinellas
    News of Florida

    The Weather
    current temp: 82 °
    real feel: 89 °
    Weather page