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January 25, 2002

Tampa Bay: January 25, 2002
South Tampa residents are a diverse lot -- from Bayshore Boulevard homeowners to renters in Port Tampa. A new weekly section
Ernest Hooper
Fabulous Fergie, beautiful Krystal, classy Nancy and poor Judy
Maybe you thought the Duchess of York would enter a room full of 1,100 admirers to the sound of trumpets.

Hillsborough County news
No drape, no photo, leaves teen wondering
TAMPA -- Since she was 8 years old, Nikki Youngblood wanted to dress like a boy.

For many, this fire hits home
TAMPA -- Susan Taylor has lived in the four-bedroom bungalow on Burger Street for more than 30 years. She raised five boys there, sheltered the homeless, fed the needy and stored blankets and other supplies for the indigent.

Father helps link son to knife attack
TAMPA -- The sight of his wife bandaged and swollen in her hospital bed sent Dana Klinck, a soft-spoken physics professor, into a rage Thursday.

Indictment accuses eight of defrauding government
TAMPA -- Eight people are facing various charges for their roles in a scheme that bilked $25.7-million from Medicare and Medicaid, according to a federal indictment released Thursday.

Sitcom writer brings funny business to USF
A successful sitcom writer now at USF says the job demands business sense as well as the ability to create funny scripts.

Tampa Bay headlines
  • Financial woes might slow desal facility
  • Hundreds join in search for boy
  • Scans don't faze most travelers
  • ACLU action lands Satan on Inglis meeting agenda
  • No drape, no photo, leaves teen wondering
  • Tampa Bay briefs

  • Pinellas headlines
  • Neighborhood leaders call for crackdown on drugs
  • Donor helps city open Doorways
  • Man shot, killed in Midtown area; 2nd homicide in 2002
  • Scheme swindles helpful elderly
  • Know your street name? Better double-check it
  • Donations raise questions about forum
  • Accident critically injures man
  • Bus transfer to pose 6-lane hurdle
  • Former official reclaims his seat
  • Nighttime proposal a mistake for trail
  • City makes right move on housing complex
  • Prosecutors: YMCA worker preyed on kids
  • 2 motorcyclists are injured in separate wrecks, airlifted
  • Kids rally in support of good care
  • Junior championships will be held in Florida
  • Happenings
  • Festival lures with folks' lore
  • Troopers confiscate copied CDs in man's car

  • News of Florida
  • Office love loophole attacked
  • Tensions mount in tax debate
  • 3 in Congress ask that court draw districts
  • Taking another swing at '3 strikes'
  • Bill could deter rape pregnancies
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