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February 20, 2003
Who has dibs on this dog?
[Times photo: Fred Victorin]
One family has more than a bone to pick with another. That Boston terrier is ours, they say.
Mary Jo Melone: Sanchez's campaign is a climb up the curve
The man in the dry cleaning store had a man's mostly pressed shirt draped over a mannequin. With one long tube he waved a water-filled hose over the shirt. Water would get out the last tiny wrinkles. Then, he swiftly pulled the shirt off the mannequin -- without disturbing the perfect press -- and hung it up so it could be bagged and sent out.

Top stories
Dress code might be due some alterations
The School Board will hash out what kids must wear for two key events.

Astronaut shares a rare perspective
Proud to be an astronaut

Kindly woman, 82, attacked in home
TAMPA -- Jewel Prater has long been the neighborhood's grandmother.

Alzheimer's research director leaves USF
The resignation follows an investigation into sexual harassment allegations. With the move, the university loses millions of dollars and dozens of scientists.

Visiting TIA? Pull over, open up
Because of the higher terror alert, even vehicles that are just dropping off or picking up passengers may be searched.

Obituary: Elders' ally Ruth Jacobs dies
A nurse by profession, she championed seniors' rights in leadership roles with several groups.

South Pinellas headlines
  • New tests on firefighters find four free of arsenic

  • North Pinellas headlines
  • More than a loss, and more than a victory
  • Tower's a pricey thorn in city side
  • Candidates touch on library, annexation
  • Protests drive builder away
  • Masked bandit, quick getaway
  • Ruling recommends teacher's firing
  • Longtime player Hough is glad he gave sport a shot
  • Letters: Wait for buses to fill before building monorail

  • Hillsborough headlines
  • Political junkie: Sanchez campaign brings in a tough-guy consultant
  • Last night in Tampa: Bare facts of onstage nudity
  • Buckhorn criticized for TV ad's MacDill claim
  • Judge reduces former deputy's sentence by 22 months

  • News of Florida
  • 7 years cut from 'TV intoxication' murderer's term
  • Around the state: Democrats want to cap state salaries at $200,000
  • Nursing home damages would be further limited
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