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September 14, 2001
Grounded airlines get green light, but few jets in the air
[Times photo: Bill Serne]
Passengers largely take the inconvenience and confusion of new security precautions in stride.
Howard Troxler
Life's routines press in on grief
By Thursday morning at Dave's, which is a diner on Dr. M.L. King (Ninth) Street N in St. Petersburg, the television that had temporarily occupied the left end of the countertop after the attack was returned to its proper place.

Mary Jo Melone
Fear haunts our neighbors, the ones who practice Islam
There will be no school today at the Islamic Academy of Florida. Fear has closed it.

Top stories
Gabrielle sends up hurricane watches
Even with the slow-moving tropical storm expected to hit near Sarasota, Hillsborough officials close schools today.

Cancellations and postponements

More vigils, fund drives planned
In light of Tuesday's terrorist attacks in New York, Washington, D.C., and Pennsylvania, several prayer services and memorials have been scheduled. Nonprofit groups are trying to raise money to help victims and their families. What follows is a list of some of those events.

Muslims feel local backlash
After some vandalism against homes and businesses, Tampa Bay area Muslims are growing fearful.

Tampa Bay briefs
Wrong-way driver dies in head-on collision

South Pinellas headlines
  • St. Petersburg council okays tax rate, budget

  • North Pinellas headlines
  • Mayor Aungst to seek new term
  • Police: Arson destroys home
  • Ridgecrest center is closed and in the red
  • Pinellas digest
  • Honored Greek folk musician dies
  • Couple face questioning in boy's injuries
  • Report: Give EPA monitor freedom
  • Hospital needs to care about neighbors' needs
  • Start of season bowls 'em over in Pinellas league
  • Ammunition discovery shuts down East Bay
  • Best bets
  • Flower of youth
  • Happenings

  • Hillsborough headlines
  • Visit to question man quickly turns deadly
  • International Plaza
  • Mall's leases were roundly criticized
  • 7 sentenced for drug smuggling
  • International Plaza opens with freshly trained troops

  • News of Florida
  • Attack suspects blended into suburbia
  • A trail of contradictions
  • Aftershocks notebook
  • Ethics complaint filed over Crist's free plane flight
  • Leon official resigns state job
  • Fasano resigns as House majority leader
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