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April 27, 2002
A baby boom (of one) hits Belleair Shore
[Times photo: Jamie Francis]
The birth of Severyn Niewiarowski Scott marks the first native son the town has seen in decades -- at least.

Top stories
Exceptional kids practice for their prom
At Dover Exceptional Center, the dancing exercises take a serious turn as students prepare for the big night.

Accused Largo priest quits ministry
The pastor of St. Matthew Catholic Church resigns after a St. Petersburg man tells police the priest fondled him as a youth in the 1970s.

Llamas' attacker pleads guilty
Robert Pettyjohn agrees to eight years in prison for a series of charges, and could face 40 more years if he violates probation.

Mishap changes foster care rules
After a girl nearly drowns at a Clearwater home, some area foster parents are required to fence off swimming pools.

He's a firefighter's kind of chief
The rank-and-file in the Tampa fire department love him, but the higher-ups think Fire Rescue Chief Pete Botto's style is unprofessional.

Family sues Ford in fatal SUV accident
The lawsuit claims Ford knew its Explorer was apt to roll over because of defects.

Runaway brothers found near home
TAMPA -- Hillsborough County sheriff's deputies found two missing North Lakes brothers Friday morning, more than 12 hours after the pair ran away from home.

South Pinellas headlines
  • Pastor can't dillydally, drone on

  • North Pinellas headlines
  • Mansion built for banker goes to auction
  • U.S. 19 speed limits drop for construction projects
  • Big band-era singer enduring painful recovery
  • Confusion on what to open ends fast
  • Water source lined up for yards
  • Around North Pinellas
  • Island Estates vote creates special neighborhood rules
  • Greeks prepare for Easter service

  • Hillsborough headlines
  • Renters ordered out of complex

  • Sandra Thompson
  • City needs to turn back the covers for B & Bs

  • News of Florida
  • Health issues may rise again
  • Counties fall short on storm shelters

  • Lucy Morgan
  • Behind the banking bill, a political thicket
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