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May 24, 2002
Howard Troxler
If Peter pays his taxes, shouldn't Paul Inc.?
Since bashing the governor and Legislature the other day for cutting Florida's corporate income tax, I have been bashed in turn by a whole raft of smart people. It is fun. They say, in essence:

Top stories
Speculator tried to block apartments
Connolly was sued after buying an easement to a Brandon complex, then threatening to destroy the road.
County's response pleases residents
GULFPORT -- About 200 South Pasadena residents met with Pinellas County officials Thursday evening to talk about submerged lands owned by real estate speculator Don Connolly.

Memorial Day weekend puts 'heads in beds'
Tourists are returning to hotels this weekend as the summer vacation period starts. Many travelers are Florida residents.

Insect bite may sway life sentence
A man convicted of murder was bit at the jail. His lawyer says medication influenced a key decision during his trial.

Hillsborough: 35.1 years young
Newly released census data bears out the county's history. It is the 12th youngest among the state's 67 counties.

At just 17, this boy is tech tycoon
His company expects to gross a million this year. Oh, and he just graduated from high school.

Pinellas officials can run and run
The Supreme Court decision abolishing term limits for five constitutional officers may affect county commissioners, too.

South Pinellas headlines
  • Woman alleges priest's abuse
  • Voters might decide Bayfront Center's future
  • Bishop requests separate review

  • North Pinellas headlines
  • Timothy Garvey, library advocate, dies at age 69
  • Largo man a scofflaw, IRS says
  • Horse owners need to prepare for storms
  • Rescuers find shoulder to lean on
  • Second man will face charge of extortion
  • Pinellas makes case for new ball fields
  • Variety is the spice of party
  • Happenings
  • Pinellas digest

  • Editorial
  • Doing the right thing with golf course plan

  • Letters
  • Drivers need to pay more attention

  • Hillsborough headlines
  • University wins another bar fight
  • USF dig offers clues to the past
  • Student in sex scandal expelled

  • Ernest Hooper
  • Dress rule is history, and so is my couch
    City Times - South Tampa
  • Old rules illuminate the past's concerns
  • Teenage tycoon
  • Bonding, codger style
  • Adding gilt to Guilder
  • Cooking up wisdom
  • Life comes full circle, back where it began
  • Warranty protects against problems
  • Homes morph with age, lives
  • A scholar, athlete and volunteer
  • Taking steps in the right direction
  • The stars come out all day
  • Datebook
  • Beads, beads, beads
  • Prominent lawyer, public official
  • Get your java at the drive-though
  • Pennies and pictures for patients
  • Struggling Giancola's abruptly shuts down
  • Plant High graduates show their generosity
  • Old homes harbor ship and other sea images

  • North of Tampa
  • Game's up

  • Marlene Sokol
  • Follow this sign to ... nowhere
  • North of Tampa diary

  • Letters
  • Valedictorians a testament to America's freedom
  • Living the music
  • Railroad repairs to close roads
  • Central Pasco to get its first hospital
  • Missionaries plan trip to Russia
  • Barbecue restaurant gets initial approval
  • Development triggers concerns among neighbors
  • Sports briefs
  • Young gymnast pushes for success

  • News of Florida
  • McBride lays out his education plan
  • Orange County polls criticized
  • Census illustrates disparities
  • University overhaul closer to Nov. vote
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