Tampa Bay: February 28, 2001
Hillsborough County news
Data reveal kids' queries are baffling
A K-12 science fair showcases the work of students' curious minds.
Sketch describes salvage yard slaying suspect
TAMPA -- Authorities have released a computerized composite sketch of a man they think slit the throat of Buford Von Hamilton, 57, killing him.
Jury starts deliberating bribery case against 2
The Tampa Housing Authority's former director and another man are charged in a scheme involving contracts.
3 teens charged in school explosion
No one was hurt Tuesday when the device went off between periods at Jefferson High School.
Filing deadline nears for tax exemption
TAMPA -- Time is running out for new homeowners to file for Florida's homestead exemption, which reduces a home's assesed value by $25,000 and can save between $550 and $650 in property taxes in Hillsborough County this year.
The Hillsborough County Hotel & Motel Association will meet at noon March 1 at the Marriott Westshore Hotel in Tampa. Former Florida Gov. Bob Martinez will be the guest speaker. Call (813) 222-4901.