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January 12, 2003

Tampa Bay: January 12, 2003
Swooning over a classic beauty in metal and chrome
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[Times photo: Scott Keeler]
If you've got deep pockets, a classic car dealer can help you drive away in an authentic icon of American culture.
North Pinellas County news
Northwest fire station faces delays
Trouble acquiring land upset plans for an October opening. City officials now look to February, with no plans for a temporary station in the interim.

Planners ask: Has light rail's time come?
Pinellas County needs a prescription for congestion relief, and soon. A $2.4-million grant is helping it take a serious look at light rail.

Cove Cay incentives violate law, county says
The county attorney says the incentives for annexation, including putting fire-safe windows on 40 condominium units, violate Florida's Constitution. Largo officials disagree.

Federal Judge Jerry Parker dies
A former prosecutor and FBI agent known for his work ethic, Mr. Parker loses his battle with lymphoma at age 62.

Should Palm Harbor be a city?
A county commissioner says Scott Fisher is the only person pushing the idea; he wants a referendum on the ballot in November.

Headlines through the years
A look back at the events, people and places that made North Pinellas the unique place that it is. The information is compiled from past editions of the St. Petersburg Times.


Tampa Bay headlines
  • Commander of MacDill transfers to Pentagon post
  • Story of 2 sinkholes: money pit and money pot
  • Court revives 'Perfect Storm' lawsuit
  • Metro week in review: Hot market in Pasco prompts land save effort
  • Mary Jo Melone: Free speech takes a hit in our nation's newsrooms

  • South Pinellas headlines
  • Indian mascot debate resurfaces
  • Retired from NFL trenches, he's poised for stage
  • MLK aide: It's time for street to shed 'Ninth'
  • Madeira attracts multiple candidates
  • Drive leads to property referendum March 11
  • Ex-mayor's prized umbrella gone since council meeting
  • Pinellas Park hires lobbyist at $50,000
  • Photo op
  • In marriage of entities, parking is a concern
  • New owner to update Plaza shops and tower
  • First Night forever a wash?
  • Chamber names Citizen of the Year
  • Crescent Lake to take temperature on lawsuit
  • Forums focus on minorities in schools
  • On the town: Partying along on the bus to UF
  • Dr. Delay: Dr. Delay: This Club could make downtown safer for cars
  • Officers win award, one for the 2nd time
  • Park will reopen today in Gulfport
  • Fired city worker finds key support
  • Help plan city roads at meeting
  • Flap frees plots for little parks
  • St. Petersburg High inducts 3 into Sports Hall of Fame
  • Midtown 'wealth building' to foster love of tax returns
  • Treasure Island meeting to discuss building heights
  • Building services go to county
  • Turners team gets jump on gymnastics season
  • Eckerd men send opponents a message
  • Letters: Respect the past, even sidewalks

  • Hillsborough headlines
  • Fighting crime, 1 paper at a time
  • A girl's unselfish wish fulfilled
  • Full-on fanaticism
  • Zoning: 'Village' facing uphill battle
  • Keystone: Project reviving languishing lakes
  • New Tampa: Concerns mount about one area of Tampa Palms
  • Keystone: Appeals board asks judge to clarify stand on school
  • Carrollwood: Pure harmony
  • Neighborhood Notebook: Krispy Kreme to sprout in New Tampa this spring
  • Lutz: Property's utility plan draws opposition
  • Prep Notebook: Several area football teams do the district switcheroo
  • Open & Shut
  • Ernest Hooper: Stadium flyover, tailgate and bowl productions

  • News of Florida
  • New prisons chief from the ranks
  • Impressions of intrigue
  • FedEx crew can't help solve Tallahassee crash
  • State panel drops complaint against ex-judge
  • Around the state: Zephyrhills brush fire does minimal damage
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