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April 19, 2001

Tampa Bay: April 19, 2001 Hillsborough County news
Quick -- which is your day to water?
A survey finds that most Tampa water customers asked that question are clueless, despite a public information campaign.

Public defender, private defender
When the Public Defender's Office takes on a high-profile case, you can usually count on seeing a silver-haired attorney in the courtroom.

Son's near drowning inspires activism
After their 5-year-old nearly drowns, a Tampa couple warn other parents about the potential pitfalls of backyard pools.

Now exonerated, commissioner castigates critic
TAMPA -- A Hillsborough County administrator said Wednesday that he could find no evidence that Commissioner Tom Scott exerted undue influence to help a friend win a county courier contract.

Storms questions Platt's vote on land use
She wonders whether a commissioner can vote against a proposal for strictly political reasons.

Tampa Bay headlines
  • Terri Schiavo's life, case enter final chapter
  • Staffers water end run fails
  • Only memories remain
  • Donor turns teen's scholarship disappointment to joy
  • Death case to go back to a jury
  • Tampa Bay briefs

  • Pinellas headlines
  • Tampa Bay briefs
  • New Edgewater hotel may replace old one
  • DNA leads to arrest in 1990 rape-slaying
  • Cities plan face-to-face meeting to reach price
  • Employers pin hopes on job fair in Oldsmar
  • Islands of unspoiled beauty
  • Tarpon tweaks water rates
  • For non-swimmers, a chance to learn
  • Restaurant on the bay calls it a day
  • Paying off debts is a matter of responsibility
  • Waterfront condos get redesign
  • 3 weekends pack in music, sports, crafts
  • Mixed doubles champs take shot at state title
  • Mark your calendar
  • Student athletes' case goes federal
  • Four bank robberies bring man six-year sentence

  • News of Florida
  • Crist may get brushoff in education transition
  • Hospital deaths draw attention of officials
  • 'A firestorm like I've never seen'
  • It's Bush vs. Bush in gulf drilling battle
  • Area college changes advance
  • Butt out of Capitol, court tells judge
  • Proposal to pay for schools irks Bush
  • Legislature 2001
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