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March 3, 2002

Tampa Bay: March 3, 2002
News of bikes on buses getting around
[Times photo: Douglas Clifford]
Every PSTA bus is equipped with a bike rack and thousands of riders use the service each month. PSTA is working to keep up with the demand.
North Pinellas County news
On Pinellas commission's agenda: efficiency
When the clock strikes 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, there will be an unaccustomed silence on the fifth floor of the Pinellas County Courthouse.

Before you can shop, trees must drop
Hundreds of trees are to be cleared from the Clearwater Mall property, but the developer is planting hundreds more.

Hassle, mystery, duty: Voting views vary
Many in Largo don't plan to vote in Tuesday's municipal election because of a lack of information, connectedness.

Chloramine will alter tap water's taste, odor
Drinking water will be treated with chloramine, a disinfectant, in May. It's safe but has a downside.

'Unusual interests' might lead to the stars
Nicole Stott learned to fly as a teen while growing up in Clearwater. Now, her passion for flying could lead the astronaut to a mission into space.

Kapok Tree founder, supporter of the arts
CLEARWATER -- June Baumgardner Gelbart, who began the Kapok Tree restaurant with her former husband, died at 71.

Tampa Bay headlines
  • Leader of the pack
  • The Al-Arian argument
  • Eckerd's leader draws on past for a beginning
  • The week in review
  • Gasparilla Festival of the Arts Winners

  • South Pinellas headlines
  • Concerns on rise as drug arrests fall
  • Still responding to the call
  • There he is, Mr. Seminole
  • Polls open Tuesday for city elections
  • 'It's like we've lost a big diamond'
  • City to pay $796,000 for mobile home park
  • Charters, bureaucrats' terms dot elections
  • Pinellas Park vote cuts Lealman in half
  • Sign doesn't tell whole story; there's a reason
  • Boys & Girls Club event is filled to brims with fun
  • What age is best for competitive sports?
  • 'Drugs ain't white, drugs ain't black'
  • Man loses both feet in mishap at work
  • Candidates not afraid to criticize
  • B&B ordinance creates cacophony of complaints
  • Church's banner snatched
  • Candidates share ideas for council
  • A tale of 2 candidates for mayor
  • Student's death overwhelms military schoolmates
  • Cutting the commute
  • Four seek office in beach city
  • Church's bell tower easily rings up votes
  • Harmony on issues cools candidate forum's fire
  • 3 towns ready for election on Tuesday
  • Art show also exhibits trains, games and music
  • KC lets officers join state retirement plan
  • Gulfport contenders for council share stage
  • Lealman's future yet unknown
  • Council reaches out to other kids
  • Illegal dumper may pay humdinger of a fine
  • Community Center has renovation celebration
  • Trip gives student a world of ambition
  • Tarpon Springs marathoner Wehr will go the distance to compete
  • Team Bongiorno rolls to city tourney victory

  • Hillsborough headlines
  • Minority contract oversight shaken up
  • Squad cars hit; driver arrested

  • North of Tampa
  • 'A chance to shine'
  • Primordial soup was soothing
  • Toothache part of recipe for success
  • New ambulance to counter traffic, sprawl
  • Wandering carts
  • Haul away those hoops each night or be fined
  • Schools roundup
  • Petition on apartments may prove to be futile
  • Open and shut
  • Official frowns on plans for homes
  • Mall paves way for road work money
  • Newcomer Alonso scores first win
  • Carrollwood swimmers head to all-star meet

  • News of Florida
  • Reno shows a softer side on road tou
  • Daytona tallies the price of the party
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