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June 7, 2001

Tampa Bay: June 7, 2001
Camp for burned kids
[Times photo: Toni L. Sandys]
Josh Lyons, 17, of Tampa provides a seat for Austin Meyers, 6, of Apollo Beach, as Austin plays with a firefighter's radio during Wednesday's activities at Camp Hopetake. Tampa firefighters and paramedics and the Tampa Bay Regional Burn Center at Tampa General sponsor the weeklong camp for burned children. Lyons suffered a charcoal burn when he was 3 years old.
Hillsborough County news
Prosecutor takes gig in New York
When we last left Pam Bondi, the Hillsborough prosecutor had turned down her chance at stardom.

Plant fix forces cut in water supply
TAMPA -- Tampa water customers are being asked to forgo lawn watering, car washing and other non-essential uses until Friday because damage from chlorine leaks at the Hillsborough River Water Treatment Facility is worse than originally thought.

Officer cleared in shooting, punished for chase
TIA Detective Todd Finley improperly chased a car theft suspect and shot him when the suspect rammed his car, authorities said.

2 golfers stunned in lightning strike
The men were back on their feet momentarily after the bolt ignited tree and charged the ground.

School ex-manager is accused of theft
TAMPA -- The former business manager of Tampa Catholic High School was arrested Wednesday and accused of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from the private school over the past year.

Lutz will be less spooky on Halloween
The old school building doesn't have what it takes in terms of fire codes.

Tampa Bay headlines
  • Patient disputes surgeon's story
  • Clothes make the inmate
  • 380 rush to sign up for schools
  • Officials to discuss desal settlement
  • Gym will carry name of man slain by police
  • Mother's faith prevails: Son acquitted in retrial
  • 2 sentenced in church-run fraud
  • Tampa Bay briefs
  • Teachers set to get minimal raises

  • Pinellas headlines
  • South Pinellas briefs
  • City expected to pay sewage damage costs
  • Largo staff offers cuts, commission says 'whoa'
  • Oldsmar tightens tap on water
  • Mr. Nicely decides he'll stick around
  • Principal retires with an A for school
  • Students to have hand in arts center design
  • New rec center will be late for summer campers
  • Man pays price for catching up to burglar
  • Seven road projects slide down schedule
  • Students revel in last-day traditions
  • New stadium site has warning signs, too
  • Lawyer's ex-wife sues for his retirement benefits
  • Man on scooter injured in possible drive-by shooting
  • Tourist was assaulted by teen, police say
  • Adviser investigated for sexual comments
  • Absence of runners helps Rays 5K winner

  • News of Florida
  • Financially, 'Bo's Bridge' in dire straits
  • Seminole chief files lawsuit to regain Tribal Council post
  • Bush names education leaders
  • Meet the state's new education leaders
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