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May 4, 2001
Several second chances
[Times photo: Ken Helle]
The judge who will decide Darryl Strawberry's fate has a record that suggests leniency.
Howard Troxler
Keeping the faith in the face of the FCAT
Dorinda Rabbitt is an English teacher at Hillsborough High School in Tampa. Her classroom is filled, naturally, with rabbits of all description.

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Olympics group to tour area in August
Olympics organizers will send a team to Central Florida to meet leaders and judge the area's infrastructure.

Tampa Bay briefs
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South Pinellas headlines
  • July 4 party to snub Bubba
  • Baker tightens watering limits

  • North Pinellas headlines
  • 2 survive watery plane crash
  • Public to have say in beach road closing
  • Bowling alley closes
  • Bus crash sends nine to hospitals
  • Psychologist debunks many myths of aging
  • Project to put postal workers under one roof
  • Serious crimes drop in Tarpon, Oldsmar
  • Convicted predator gets 60-year term
  • Low-flow rebate program touted
  • Imperial Park council violated its rules with pet registration
  • Mayor's meddling hampers Largo
  • Largo, Skyway lanes center(s) of attention
  • Cinema simpatico
  • Best bets
  • Happenings
  • Body buried in Pinellas yard identified as elderly woman

  • Hillsborough headlines
  • Many water citations don't stick
  • Ohio woman charged in murder plot
  • A leap of faith
  • Out & about
  • St. Anthony's Triathlon attracts meek, mighty
  • Cathy Coe anchors a winning season
  • Calendar
  • County wants to realign road
  • Land-use ruling halts plan to move school
  • Equestrian trail sought near planned development
  • Husband's pleas help gain wife's release
  • Missionaries head back to Central America
  • The cream of the crop
  • Lutz settler kept friends, family, area tied together
  • Schools to compete in Battle of the Books
  • Two counties deal with traffic woes
  • Questions and opinions
  • Tell us your milestone

  • Ernest Hooper
  • The Big Easy, the old 'Box and 'Piano Man'

  • News of Florida
  • Adviser's job sparks talk of conflict of interest
  • Bill puts train on design track
  • Legislator faces brain surgery
  • Adviser's job stirs conflict concerns
  • Carseat boosters face no easy ride
  • Program pays to relocate mobile homes
  • Lawmaker chided for sending dung
  • Bill brings back $55-million toll bridge plan
  • Endless water charge turned off
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