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July 8, 2001

Tampa Bay: July 8, 2001
Distrust, stigma hinder fight
[Times photo: Krystal Kinnunen]
In Pinellas the rate of infection among blacks continues to rise, defying the efforts of health workers.
North Pinellas County news
Local companies cruise despite slow economy
Stagnation is a word tossed around when talking about the nation. But Pinellas businesses are fine, officials say.

5 candidates arrive for city manager tours, chats
City commissioners start formal interviews Tuesday and hope to name a new city leader the same day.

Dunedin boss learns of life in trenches
In the past 15 years, the city manager has spent time working with the people who work for him.

Casino operator hopes for better luck
The gambling ship has faced engine troubles, certification problems and one very lucky customer.

Hosting ex-leader of Brazil criticized
Former President Fernando Collor de Mello's past made him a poor choice for a lavish visit to Oldsmar, City Council member David Tilki says.

Help for roundabout overdue
A citizens committee appointed to recommend possibles fixes for the accident-prone Clearwater Beach roundabout went round and round on the subject for nine months and came out . . .

Unhappy? Then move elsewhere
Re: Dissent surfaces at condo complex, story, July 1.

Injured slugger hopes to take crack at pros
Baseball has been Patrick Boyd's passion since he first played T-ball.

Readers reply on what Largo means to them
From precious childhood memories to disappointment at the cancellation of the July 4 fireworks show at Largo Central Park, Largo means different things to different people.

Headlines through the years
Work on causeway will get under way

School news
Educators honored for their work

Tampa Bay headlines
  • Killer, girlfriend made pact
  • Remembering Officer Marrero
  • Tampa Bay briefs
  • Metro review
  • The day after, harshest reality sets in for family, friends of officer

  • South Pinellas headlines
  • Exotic fruit fest raises question: What is that?
  • Timing of fireworks show endangered crowd
  • Trend in parks benefits kids, dogs
  • The week ahead
  • Grant funds skate park for Indian Rocks Beach
  • At last, pool to be built in Childs Park neighborhood
  • Survey will help city figure out 'mission theme'
  • Nothing better: gourmet potluck and a bay breeze
  • Bar opens with flavor of Boston and sports
  • Vacant BayWalk space gets a tenant
  • Crafter's metalwork will grace BayWalk
  • State draws bad drivers, lightning
  • Eternal springs
  • DOT: Cost of fixing Madeira bridge to rise
  • Foes of apartment complex hire lawyer
  • Baby's first feedings bring joy, tribulation
  • State upgrade to make dicey intersection safer
  • Surprises brighten girl's 16th birthday
  • Scotty's going out of business
  • Every July 1, a family celebrates gift of life
  • Approach to Pier closes for repairs
  • Dunedin Lanes perfect place for the 300 game
  • Teats, Maguire get bang out of early holiday run

  • Special: Bumper to Bumper
  • As shops are built, traffic bottles up
  • Deep potholes fall into no man's land
  • Red light gives no pause to hurried
  • Readers share favorite shortcuts
  • Pass this officer in a hurry and you'll pay
  • Residents have say in taming their street
  • Jockeying for lane adds risk to 102nd

  • Hillsborough headlines
  • A tasteful facelift
  • Tampa woman found dead at her apartment

  • News of Florida
  • Arm reattached after shark attack
  • Gas pipeline to cut across state forests
  • For pawned guns, records fleeting
  • Dempsey Barron dead at 79
  • Services set
  • In his own words
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