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July 2, 2002

Tampa Bay: July 2, 2002
Investigators search for clues
[Times photo: Jim Damaske]
The blaze in the 11-story condominium appears to have suddenly spiked to more than 1,000 degrees.

Condo was considering sprinklers
CLEARWATER -- Just days before a fatal fire in an Island Estates highrise, the building's condominium board met with the city's fire marshal to discuss installing sprinklers in the 11-story building.

North Pinellas County news

Only one challenger meets deadline
Of the four incumbents facing re-election in the fall, three face no opposition.

Two-city police sting nabs four johns
Clearwater and Largo police cooperate for the first time to bait people who would pay for sex. Four men were cited.

EPA cleanup lambasted by Tarpon resolution
The Stauffer Chemical site outside of Tarpon Springs does not facing funding cuts. But some think the Superfund project should move more quickly.

Numbers illustrate need for new Largo library
Opponents of the new Largo Library are trying to stop its construction with bad information. They say the library we have is just fine. In fact, it is too small.

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