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September 29, 2002

Tampa Bay: September 29, 2002 Hillsborough County news
Answers, solace elusive after drugs claim son
Mourning a son lost to drugs, a mother pushes for change and sheds her share of tears.

2 charged in beating at bar
TAMPA -- Two Tampa men face attempted homicide charges after they allegedly beat a man outside a bar Saturday and one of them ran over him with a car, police said.

Low-income kids gain access to computers
A computer center will be used first by dropouts and suspended students.


Tampa Bay headlines
  • In with a roar, bikers cruise and shop Ybor
  • It's food. It's free. Why not?
  • No room to be choosy
  • Kids and art fill kickoff event at Villas' site
  • To school's ospreys: Nest has flown, but please return
  • Mother fears slim chances with school choice
  • The bottom line: scarce guarantees

  • Pinellas headlines
  • Where to skate? How to decorate? Ask youth
  • Gators on the prowl as rains swell lakes
  • Man works on mechanics of new theme restaurant
  • Lealman cityhood backers squabble
  • Law school starts raising $12-million
  • 'Y without walls' to begin class offerings
  • Midtown feels absence of healthy fare
  • Commissioner Myers in St. Pete Beach calls it a day
  • Opponents group as Egmont Key bill stalls
  • Crossroads neighbors lobby to join Eagle Crest
  • Arts society samples Greek works to come
  • Reborn, Celtic style
  • Slainte, friends at the Harp & Thistle
  • Officials scurry to alter land use rules
  • City Council gets new flood response plan
  • Annoying traffic circles' purpose: slower traffic
  • Show and tell is still around but different
  • Hope for change seen amid tale of tragedy
  • Decision on builder's driveway request delayed
  • Church takes court's place for young offenders
  • A major thrill
  • Hamilton has striking return
  • Prep standout Biffar cruises in The Cure

  • Letters
  • Zoning rules are good government
  • Beach businesses feel bruised
  • A supportive home base
  • Ol' switcheroo costs suspect more than he bargained for
  • Police could employ sheriff's staff for aid
  • Democrats see Green in House contest
  • Restaurant reopening after repair delay
  • A tale of two Ozonas
  • Packaging is paramount in the school marketplace
  • Headlines through the years

  • News of Florida
  • In Cabinet races, upsets shaping up
  • Missing girl's birthday brings no answers
  • Counties batten down for election
  • McBride closes gap, but Bush still strong
  • Metro week in review
  • Bush avoids election blame
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