January 8, 2003
The tone of Gov. Jeb Bush's second inaugural address Tuesday was striking in its spirituality. It was not lip service, either -- not rah-rah, God-and-country stuff -- but deeper, more introspective.
Man slips onto parked 737 jet
Authorities say the man, wet and disoriented, got on while the jet was parked at St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport.
Proprietor loses to city's propriety
The streetcar system denies the strip club owner's bid to name a station after his Mons Venus club.
School choice notices get delay
There is still data entry work to be done, and board members are rethinking some of the choice policy.
37 picked as semifinalists for St. Petersburg Times Scholarships
Thirty-seven high school seniors have been chosen as semifinalists for the 2003 St. Petersburg Times Scholarship. A total of 229 students from Citrus, Hernando, Pasco, Hillsborough and Pinellas counties applied.
Shelters offer night of warmth
People and pets are going to be shivering this morning, but the plant life should do just fine.
Drug companies offer help to poor
Patients who normally can't afford prescription drugs can get them free or discounted directly from the drug company.
Web posting was wrong, gambling ship company says
Titan Cruise Line officials say they do have financing for a ship.
Board to seek source for higher teacher pay
LARGO -- Later this month, Pinellas School Board members will begin discussing whether to ask voters to tax themselves to pay for higher teacher salaries.
Two teens charged in theft of cremated remains
PALM BAY -- Two teenagers are accused of stealing cremated remains and rosary beads from a Palm Bay cemetery during the weekend.
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