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May 15, 2002
Green Day rising
[Times photo: Daniel Wallace]
The middle band in a three-act Ice Palace show outclasses Jimmy Eat World and Blink-182.
Howard Troxler
Powerboat racers rev an idle threat to civic pride
The American Powerboat Association Offshore is going about things all wrong, if it hopes to buffalo the city of St. Petersburg into paying it more of the taxpayers' money to keep holding its national championship here.

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Check of priests' files finds no misconduct
ST. PETERSBURG -- The Catholic Diocese of St. Petersburg has nearly finished a review of its 240 active priests without finding any credible claim of sexual misconduct with minors, the church's general counsel said Tuesday.

Bush campaign stop miffs school officials
Hillsborough school officials are miffed that an elementary became a campaign stop.

Sexual offender to leave county
But a judge imposes tougher probation conditions on the man to restrict his conduct and movements.

Schools may relax rules on hair
The district also proposes the conduct code allow cell phones and other devices, if they're turned off.

Lyons' aide runs afoul of probation
In less than a month after her release from federal custody, Bernice Edwards was back to her old tricks, officials say.

Deadline passes; ex-USF teacher still jailed
His attorneys say the government has no legal right to hold Mazen Al-Najjar longer than six months.

A new love, restored
A thief stole Dorothy Dalton's beloved Mishi Moto, a 1971 Datsun. Strangers help mend her broken heart with a new love: a fixed up 1974 Datsun.

Who has rights to submerged lands?
A man who fenced off lakeside residents' view also bought an underwater stretch behind 61 Pinellas homes that lies beneath docks.

Injured zoo worker still in hospital
Amanda Bourassa, the Busch Gardens zoologist who had her arm severed by a lion last weekend, remained in Tampa General Hospital on Tuesday in good condition.

Single shot kills pregnant girlfriend
TAMPA -- The former high school sweethearts were expecting a baby in two weeks.

South Pinellas headlines
  • Promoter wants mall to buzz
  • Conferees hope to create big public policy blueprint
  • Employer of disabled hits lean times
  • Goodbye, 'good and faithful servant'
  • Poll to show if recycling is wanted

  • Letters
  • Deal swiftly with school hooligans
  • Competition to transform beach city's sand into art
  • Partners in dentistry make move in Largo
  • Seminole loves its kids: Fun begins June 5
  • Church postpones move to new site
  • City tries to restore trust to recycling
  • The lift students need
  • Top achievers
  • Hallelujahs take the place of hangovers
  • Active Treasure Island volunteer dies at age 47
  • Theatrical crowd plays helpful Mahaffey role
  • Tampa Bay Orthopaedic is expanding
  • Havana yacht race brought St. Petersburg fun, money
  • USA Tennis squads set for sectional tourney
  • Madeira Beach is ready for Mad Dog races
  • Determination pays off for Hayn in bus Figure 8

  • North Pinellas headlines
  • Paperwork goof allows woman to avoid arrest
  • Drownings probably accidents, police say
  • County, city may join for skate park
  • Passenger traffic slows down at airport
  • Chemist refines formula for art
  • Cultural group to cut ties with city
  • Oldsmar wish list focuses on 'quality of life'
  • Water rates ready to climb

  • Editorial
  • Seel's driving force: making U.S. 19 safe

  • Letters
  • Fire chief misses point on need for communication
  • Developer offers parking now, hotel later
  • NYFD coming for R&R -- and more
  • Pantry in red after move
  • Auditions scheduled for ballet dancers to vie for scholarships
  • Nurse charged in abuse at nursing home

  • Hillsborough headlines
  • Rev. Lambert L. Bartels dies at 79

  • News of Florida
  • Bush torn over Everglades bill
  • DCF says it never knew Rilya caretaker's aliases
  • Another 2-year school offers 4-year degrees
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