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October 30, 2002

Tampa Bay: October 30, 2002
'You will be in our hearts forever'
[Times photo: Scott Keeler]
Hundreds mourn two brothers from Albania who had accomplished so much in their 11 months here.
North Pinellas County news
Beach parking project stalls at gate
The developer says "the bulldozers are still revving," but the sale of the property is on hold and no equipment has appeared.

Aging YMCA to be rebuilt
The 1966 building will be transformed in stages. An outdoor playground will be built in November.

County lets cities expand redevelopment
County commissioners still must approve detailed plans, but Largo and Clearwater can get moving with the projects.

Worker injured by fallen machine
Quick-thinking coworkers keep the man's head above water and get the backhoe loader off him.

Commission says no to Tarpon Springs
Largo and Clearwater gain approval for expanding downtown redevelopment areas, but Tarpon is refused. The city may appeal the denial.

Civic group out to get him, candidate says
EAST LAKE -- Chuck Schult, a former East Lake fire commissioner and longtime local activist, two weeks ago resigned from a civic organization after its members questioned whether he had used group funds to pay for lawn service at his home.

Fake sunglasses charges reduced
Most store owners charged with felonies in sales of fake Oakleys now face misdemeanors.

Oldsmar voters need to do the right thing again
Near the end of a very long election ballot Nov. 5, Oldsmar voters will find two referendum questions asking them to make it easier for the Oldsmar City Council to oust the city's charter officials.

Tampa Bay headlines
  • Patient dies in robot-aided surgery
  • Paying extra for Spanish class
  • Inquiry snagged sheriff's official
  • City's reach northward upsets county accord
  • Briefly nation's oldest, Mary L. Parr dies at 113
  • Challenger's business practices come under criticism
  • Wounded boy's condition still critical
  • District may reshape staff

  • South Pinellas headlines
  • Public meeting to address muck
  • Aggressive annexation drive sees results
  • Progressive journey
  • Female officer's sex bias lawsuit denied
  • Makeover doesn't satisfy all
  • 5 make cut for St. Pete Beach police chief
  • Boys & Girls Clubs big winner in casino cruise
  • Strange phenomena spook some old homes' residents
  • Jewish in a Christian world: Scholar's talks draw crowds
  • A fundamental need
  • Detention officer's compassion praised
  • Military news
  • Unsung chauffeurs honored
  • A Day on the Job: April Magnan, vet tech
  • Area to lose lone black Presbyterian pastor
  • Fire union works to oust fire district incumbents
  • Marching band will help a church get in the spirit
  • Clerk's pay pops as revolving door stops
  • Local leaders in sport receive honors
  • More people testing their endurance in triathlons
  • Gamache, Enduros enjoy the spotlight
  • Business headlines

  • Editorial
  • Talk alone won't end housing bias

  • Letters
  • Treasure Islanders, just say 'no' to referendum

  • Hillsborough headlines
  • Nephew acquitted of man's slaying
  • Fliers get cannabis activist arrested

  • Ernest Hooper
  • 'Call' from Alex Sink; guide for electorate

  • News of Florida
  • Mailing touts Bush to Jewish voters
  • Haitians dash for freedom
  • The Firm: Do the ties bind McBride?
  • McCain lauds 1 Bush, raps other
  • Man on a mission, but going it alone
  • Nursing homes get official visit
  • GOP friend endorses Butterworth
  • Gun owner testifies at civil trial
  • University chiefs pan governing measure
  • Rulings undermine case against ex-tech chief
  • Bronson supported by party of his rival
  • Crist attack ad draws an angry reply from Dyer
  • Panel says pig proposal backers broke election law

  • Howard Troxler
  • As you vote, remember Legislature's greatest hits
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