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August 4, 2001

Tampa Bay: August 4, 2001 Hillsborough County news
A couple of underdogs learn to roll with the times
Larry Smith never would heed the old saying "If you can't beat 'em, join 'em." But he's learning.

Valrico woman charged with DUI hit and run
TAMPA -- Hillsborough sheriff's deputies charged a driver Friday with hitting a bicyclist and driving away, leaving the injured victim by the side of the road.

A closer look: one Hillsborough church
Centro Cristiano Hispano

Religion calendar

Sandra Thompson
Trendy shops galore, but who will buy their wares?
I was having lunch with a friend, discussing Tampa's nearly new and almost-here retail opportunities: International Plaza, Centro Ybor and Channelside Shops (shop, singular, at present). Admittedly, she is one of a near-extinct breed who, when finding something she likes on sale, will not buy it because she doesn't "need it."

Tampa Bay headlines
  • Houses to replace tennis court
  • Boyfriend found guilty of killing with fire
  • Burn victim wishes to live, doctor says
  • Bridge trail is long on users, short on funds
  • Doctor in Lisa McPherson case suspended
  • Love fest for Olympic guests
  • Times hands out $82,200 in journalism scholarships
  • Tampa Bay briefs

  • Pinellas headlines
  • Religion briefly
  • Spreading God's word in kids' language

  • Alicia Caldwell
  • An anchor for a turbulent party
  • Nielsen details plan for Oldsmar
  • Encounter with giant toad costs family dog its life
  • Ex-lawyer receives probation
  • Arts center plans downtown presence
  • Kids in transition create art that works
  • New pool center a splash hit
  • Teen burns his hand in bed fire
  • Police hunt for busy burglar
  • Kids' hangout blends MTV, Christianity
  • Religion calendar
  • Mark your calendar

  • News of Florida
  • Doctor says boy attacked by shark is awake

  • Lucy Morgan
  • For once, a state agency does the right thing
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