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November 3, 2002
Times columnist Howard Troxler answers reader questions during a special Election Eve 2002 chat on Monday at 1:30 p.m. Click here for more information, or submit your question now.
Mary Jo Melone
Pig questions, confusion: It must be election time
Ivoted Friday, and the last thing I want to do is discourage anybody from doing his or her duty.

Top stories
Moving? School options may, too
No matter where or why, moving takes away a student's right to stay in the same school zone under the Pinellas plan.

Cigar aficionados puff into Ybor
The Cigar Heritage Festival unites the fat, the thin, the sweet, the robust with people who have a taste for them.

Early voters run into rush they hoped to avoid
In Clearwater, a sheriff's deputy maintained order within the long lines. In Largo, candy did the trick.

7 protesters arrested; ticketholders kept out
TAMPA -- Seven protesters were arrested Saturday outside the USF Sun Dome, where President Bush was speaking at a political rally for his brother, Gov. Jeb Bush.

South Pinellas headlines
  • Residents wrangle for new stoplight
  • Great Explorations to leave Pier, reopen elsewhere
  • Controversial barn to get board scrutiny
  • Dogs mark more territory with 3 new parks
  • Loathe thy neighbor
  • Local referendums
  • Gulf Boulevard won't get third beach lane
  • Kicking back with the mayor
  • Ground broken for military center
  • Reaping benefits of choice
  • Two killed, 2 seriously injured in accidents
  • Assembly lays framework for tackling issues

  • Dr. Delay
  • Little-known left-turn sensors trigger lights
  • Gateway to health gets going in Carillon
  • Midtown property auction is disappointing
  • High-tech projector replicates heavens
  • Promoter of Open Air Post Office, 87
  • Teacher awaits ruling on school for her son
  • School program almost too good
  • Journalist polishes political crystal ball
  • Meeting set to discuss CVS influence on traffic
  • Breast begins to win over bottle at hospital
  • An uncommon woman
  • Choice plan is about as sure as a toss of the dice
  • Choice rules thwart parents of 4-year-old
  • Return to state event is fueling SPC's women

  • Letters
  • Vote 'yes,' reject tall hotels in Treasure Island

  • North Pinellas headlines
  • Online classes usher in new era of learning
  • Quelling the offshore antics
  • Not so mobile anymore
  • 'Beers up, borders down'
  • Headlines through the years

  • Editorial
  • Stand by PODS sign rules

  • Letters
  • Bacon without accountability

  • Hillsborough headlines
  • Versions of slaying set to collide
  • Challenge to the commission loses some of its early steam
  • Boy crawls out window, toddles into patrol path
  • Records on lease deal not public, court says
  • Auditor proposal gets little attention

  • North of Tampa
  • Right bus, wrong stop, devastating consequences
  • Barbs fly in House District 60 race
  • Wharton High golfers are district champions
  • Week in review
  • Finding comfort in Carol's Corner
  • School roundup
  • All-American parade is no ho-hum event
  • Neighborhood notebook
  • Odessa officials rethink deal on reclaimed water
  • Wharton district medalist cool under pressure
  • Open and shut

  • Letters
  • Letters

  • News of Florida
  • Dyer isn't going down as easily as expected
  • Behind the suits: You can learn a lot about a candidate by what he finds important.
  • Behind the suits: You can learn a lot about a candidate by what he finds important.
  • Sharpton urges asylum for Haitian detainees
  • Ruling puts DUI cases in doubt
  • One last presidential push before Tuesday's showdown
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