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September 28, 2002

Tampa Bay: September 28, 2002 Hillsborough County news
Valrico couple strikes Lotto jackpot
VALRICO -- Samuel Galando plays the lottery regularly, so it's no surprise that last week, his wife, Agnes, decided to take a gamble.

Tampa police seek two men in home invasion
TAMPA -- Two men burst into a 48-year-old woman's home early Friday, beat her over the head with a gun and stole her car, according to police reports.

Sandra Thompson
Hidden horrors of bed linens
Several years ago I asked a twentysomething guy at the office if he was going to hear a panel discussion on Jack Kerouac, the beat generation writer, and he said, no, he had to go look for a duvet cover.

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