March 3, 2002
Mary Jo Melone
[Times photo: Toni L. Sandys]
Brooke Greene, 16, of New Port Richey leans over the railing to get her picture taken with actor Dennis Quaid before Saturday afternoon's Rays game. Quaid threw the first pitch out at the game as part of a promotion for the movie The Rookie, in which he plays a former Devil Rays pitcher.
Think now: Just whose state is it anyway?
Sooner or later, we all find our favorite Florida place, our most cherished moment.
Leader of the pack
Cub Scouts converge on the Ice Palace to put homemade hot rods to the test. It all started with a piece of pine.
The Al-Arian argument
TAMPA -- Sami Al-Arian jots notes on a legal pad, sets it aside, clasps his hands atop his head. He sighs and scowls. He closes his eyes, covers his mouth, balls his left hand into a fist.
Eckerd's leader draws on past for a beginning
The new president praises the school's rebound from financial problems during his inauguration Saturday.
The week in review
Indian group again aims at Chasco fest
Gasparilla Festival of the Arts Winners
The winner of the Raymond James Best of Show award and the accompanying $15,000 check at the Gasparilla Festival of the Arts in Tampa on Saturday was Tom Haney of Atlanta for a sculpture called Combo.
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
North Pinellas headlines
On Pinellas commission's agenda: efficiency
Before you can shop, trees must drop
On commissioners' agenda: efficiency
Hassle, mystery, duty: Voting views vary
News of bikes on buses getting around
Chloramine will alter tap water's taste, odor
'Unusual interests' might lead to the stars
Kapok Tree founder, supporter of the arts
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
Haul away those hoops each night or be fined
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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