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November 2, 2002
Questions swirl around private school
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[Times photo: Lara Cerri]
Excellence Academy, which has repeatedly relocated, is cited for code violations and the state halts payments to the school.

Top stories
Swiftmud backs off metering of reclaimed water
TAMPA -- A few weeks ago, Hillsborough County officials were flabbergasted to hear about a set of water conservation proposals from the Southwest Florida Water Management District.

3 protesters sue Tampa police
They claim their civil rights were violated when they were arrested at a rally for President Bush.

School race sets donation record
Tiffany Todd's fundraising efforts surprise some close observers of School Board campaigns.

Tanker crash inquiry may take 6 weeks
TAMPA -- It could take as long as six weeks before medical examiners know what happened to the driver of a propane tanker that crashed on the Veterans Expressway on Thursday, tying up traffic for hours.

Buffett plans pro-McBride concert
TAMPA -- Singer Jimmy Buffett will hold a free concert Monday in downtown Tampa to support Democratic gubernatorial candidate Bill McBride.

Muslims approach harmonic journey
A couple who converted from Protestantism to Islam head toward simultaneous joys. And they wish people who might judge them understood the true meaning of their faith.


South Pinellas headlines
  • 'Peaceful' tech rode a bicycle to calamity
  • Woman killed, 2 injured in two-vehicle wreck

  • North Pinellas headlines
  • Incumbent has big edge in campaign clout
  • Green Party's bid stirs up House race
  • Lost on U.S. 19? Look for purple signs
  • Father gets 20-year term in beating of infant son
  • Sick boy gets thrill from Bucs visit
  • Swimmers earn honors
  • From tragedy, a purpose is born

  • Hillsborough headlines
  • Court says keep records private
  • Injured suspect headed to jail
  • Political Junkie: Hopeful removes site's link to porn
  • A closer look; one Hillsborough church

  • Sandra Thompson
  • In long run, spoiling kids is less than kind

  • Ernest Hooper
  • In battle of favorites, my winners

  • News of Florida
  • Candidates go toe to toe with TV ads
  • Memories impel two opponents of smoking
  • Divided on the issues
  • Where they stand
  • Drugmakers try to steer seniors' votes to GOP
  • Can South Florida get it right?
  • Manatee refuge list dismays both sides
  • Lawsuit alleges sexual assaults in foster care
  • Miami-Dade seeks ballot item defeat
  • Investigators think midair collision caused crash of Navy jets
  • Man charged in home invasion, kidnapping
  • Rx database deal reached

  • Lucy Morgan
  • Legislators gain a bit more isolation
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