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July 26, 2002

Tampa Bay: July 26, 2002
A twist of glamour
[Times photo: Thomas M. Goethe]
Poise under pressure is vital for the thousands of professional and amateur ballroom dancers attending Millennium 2002 Dancesport.

Hillsborough County news

Commissioner drops out of mayoral race
Chris Hart needs to file by noon today if he instead decides to run for the District 1 county commission seat.

Man pleads guilty in fatal punch case
Gary Durham reaches a plea deal on an Oct. 24 road rage incident that will likely put him in prison for about 12 years.

City seeks state funds for park
TAMPA -- Mayor Dick Greco's administration moved Thursday to get state funding to buy 2 1/2 acres for a new park in downtown Tampa on the Garrison Channel.

Church to reveal priest's secret
In the '70s, the Rev. Jon Caridad served at St. John's Episcopal Church. Allegations have led him to quit the ministry twice.

Audit assigns a good grade to school district
TAMPA -- The Hillsborough school district deserves a grade of B for its operating practices and the way it spends tax dollars, according to a yearlong audit released this week.

Tampa Bay headlines
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  • Visitors bureau backs GOP bid
  • Woman suing airline over toy

  • Pinellas headlines
  • College's proposed land deal draws fire
  • Boys in state custody run away from shelter
  • History museum director resigns
  • Man charged with molesting sleeping preteen girl
  • Cancer patient 'touched many souls' during her life
  • Judge upholds ban on billboards
  • Mobile home tenants complain to state
  • Five arrested on drug charges in Palm Harbor
  • Building will give youths room to roam
  • High school league ready to implement the Baker System
  • Back in black light
  • Pinellas digest

  • Editorial
  • Dunedin made a risky decision on tax rates

  • Letters
  • County should protect preserve

  • News of Florida
  • Blood donors stay the course
  • Leaping sturgeon become boating hazard
  • Butterworth turns sights on a run for state Senate
  • Infant dies 10 days after mom drives into water
  • Boy gets brain infection from lake
  • 2 men identified as 'Rolex Bandit' suspects
  • Man guilty in murder near Disney World
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