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May 1, 2001

Tampa Bay: May 1, 2001
On patrol
[Times photo: John Pendygraft]
William Crowell of the Naval Reserve Center in Tampa checks the waters around the USS Cormorant on Monday during an anti-terrorism patrol. The ship, docked at a Tampa Port Authority berth until Wednesday, is under 24-hour security in the wake of the bombing of the USS Cole in Yemen in October.
Hillsborough County news

City tells county: Watering deal is off
Tampa says it won't enforce Hillsborough's watering rules unless they are uniform.

Vote may not have been nice, but was legal
Jan Platt voted against a rezoning because she didn't like the developer, but he won anyway so there's no liability, the county attorney says.

Tampa Bay headlines
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  • Welfare imbroglio ensnares trainees
  • Caregiver faced scrutiny in past
  • Tampa Bay briefs
  • Husband appeals again to let wife die

  • Pinellas headlines
  • Teen sentenced in crash death
  • Longtime librarian Nan Truitt dies at 90
  • City to vote on proposal to rein in rave clubs
  • Young musicians scoop up awards in Orlando festival
  • Officer's pet bites dog out for walk
  • 2 life-skills programs may become U.S. model
  • Energy and water are spread ever more thinly
  • Firms seek chance to recruit for county
  • Principal describes team trip incident
  • LaVine produces round to remember

  • News of Florida
  • Senate okays instant-win bingo
  • Grumbling greets $50-billion budget
  • Gunman had 'no hope for future'
  • Aquifer injection scuttled
  • Negotiators try to compromise on voting reform
  • Bill targets union dues deduction
  • Around the state
  • Legislature 2001
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