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January 25, 2002

Tampa Bay: January 25, 2002
Accident critically injures man
[Times photo: Jim Damaske]
PALM HARBOR -- In a scene familiar to anyone who drives on U.S. 19, a minivan carrying five men to work Thursday morning tried to edge across three lanes of oncoming traffic, two of which had stopped to let it through.
North Pinellas County news
Scheme swindles helpful elderly
CLEARWATER -- The elderly victims think they are doing the right thing. It's their goodness that the criminals prey upon.

Know your street name? Better double-check it
CLEARWATER -- To honor, to simplify and to correct. That was the mission of the Clearwater City Commission Thursday night in approving name changes for four city streets.

Donations raise questions about forum
LARGO -- It looked like Jim Miles was coming to the rescue.

Bus transfer to pose 6-lane hurdle
CLEARWATER -- Some Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority bus riders will have to cross six lanes of traffic this spring to make a bus transfer.

Former official reclaims his seat
TARPON SPRINGS -- Nobody entered the race to run against him, so this week former City Commissioner David Archie automatically won a spot on the commission.

Nighttime proposal a mistake for trail
Re: Is the trail ready for night life, story, Jan. 18.

City makes right move on housing complex
It is a good sign when a city is able to open its doors and arms to people who have little money or prestige. That's what Largo did last week.

Prosecutors: YMCA worker preyed on kids
As a trial opens, Christopher Lee Allen's lawyers paint him as a true friend to troubled children.

2 motorcyclists are injured in separate wrecks, airlifted
CLEARWATER -- Two motorcyclists were hit by cars in separate accidents Thursday evening on Gulf-to-Bay Boulevard near downtown, and both were airlifted to a hospital.

Kids rally in support of good care
About 400 kids hold up signs at the Pinellas County Courthouse as Children's Week approaches. Banners they made will travel to Tallahassee.

Junior championships will be held in Florida
Three centers in Lakeland and Winter Haven will play host to the Triple Crown tournaments of the Young American Bowling Alliance, and local youngsters are getting ready.

Angelus country concert

Festival lures with folks' lore
The Pinellas Folk Festival brings to life the crafts, animals, storytelling and, of course, music that were the life of early Floridians.

Troopers confiscate copied CDs in man's car
Florida Highway Patrol troopers found more than 1,000 bootlegged compact discs in the car of a man they accused of speeding Wednesday morning on Interstate 275 near Roosevelt Boulevard.

Tampa Bay headlines
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  • ACLU action lands Satan on Inglis meeting agenda
  • No drape, no photo, leaves teen wondering
  • Tampa Bay briefs

  • South Pinellas headlines
  • Neighborhood leaders call for crackdown on drugs
  • Donor helps city open Doorways
  • Man shot, killed in Midtown area; 2nd homicide in 2002

  • Hillsborough headlines

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  • Grand Central: Hit men vs. the gas guy
  • Howard Avenue institution to get a make over
  • Who we are
  • City Times
  • Datebook
  • A royal flush of parties
  • A new design on life
  • Everybody's business: Get ready for bargain safaris
  • Residents ready to plant trees, paint
  • A life anchored firmly in the water
  • Testosterone will flow
  • Their dream house
  • Port tour flaunts what floats
  • What's in a name?: Busy road, daring hero
  • Showing off their school's heritage
  • The new Plant High takes a bit longer
  • Middle ground is goal in zoning arbitration
  • We're in / We're Out

  • Hillsborough
  • For many, this fire hits home
  • Father helps link son to knife attack
  • Indictment accuses eight of defrauding government
  • Sitcom writer brings funny business to USF

  • North of Tampa
  • Hidden corners show Town 'N Country's diversity
  • Leaders chosen for 3 new schools
  • Serene warriors
  • Anniversary
  • Out and About
  • Homeowners group promotes vinyl mailboxes
  • For hockey fan, paycheck is just icing
  • Road to traffic relief is maddeningly long
  • Golf outing will benefit disabled
  • Landscaping job will get day in court
  • Of India, in print
  • Competition draws in ideas for art center
  • Quick on the takedown
  • Gryphons hold their own in wrestling tournament
  • Looks can be deceiving
  • With teamwork, they enjoy success
  • Distractions cause stumbles
  • Gryphons' game is two of a kind
  • Remember, houseplants need wintertime boost

  • 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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