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September 15, 2001

Tampa Bay: September 15, 2001

Passion for prayer deflects the rain

[Times photo: Krystal Kinnunen]
The wet and blustery conditions fail to dampen the spirit of people heading to churches for prayer services.

Near Capitol, vet recalled combat
The Largo resident, in Washington to testify about Agent Orange, had to scramble to find transportation home.

Center gathers food and clothing for relief workers
Countryside Christian Center is teaming with the New York School of Urban Ministry to deliver supplies for relief workers in New York.

North Pinellas County news
Developer sweetens condo proposal
David Mack says he would help pay for a city parking garage near his proposed condo project on Clearwater Beach.

Under Feaster, Largo became city
The man who became Largo's youngest mayor loomed over the city's politics and growth for two decades. He died Friday from lung cancer.

Don't put school in High Point, board told
Residents make it clear: They don't want an alternative high school for problem students in a neighborhood finally shaking off its high-crime image.

Boy killed while riding scooter, FHP says
EAST LAKE -- Scott Raymond Schwirian was on his way home from a friend's house Thursday afternoon when a driver on East Lake Road ran a red light and hit his motorized scooter, killing the 13-year-old East Lake boy, according to the Florida Highway Patrol and the boy's family.

Man, 21, charged in toddler's beatings
Police say he battered the 2-year-old boy on several occasions. The child is hospitalized with life-threatening injuries.

Church's answer is from afar
A pastor's search for an assistant leads him to a young priest near London. The new minister has already made a good impression.

Tampa Bay headlines
  • Grandma accused of spending girl's money
  • Wide-eyed shoppers take in new mall
  • TIA security is intrusive, welcome
  • Florida Power offers to slice bills
  • Two women appointed to state appeals court
  • Area gun buyback program set today

  • South Pinellas headlines
  • 'Spiritual surgeon' offers comfort

  • Hillsborough headlines
  • Slowing pace of life after decades of tracking storms and bad guys
  • A closer look: One Hillsborough church

  • Sandra Thompson
  • Manhattan now devoid of a certain visual thrill

  • News of Florida
  • Jeb Bush low-key on terrorism ties
  • Power dinner a prelude to a power shift
  • Audit faults state agency over Medicaid fraud

  • Steve Bousquet
  • Same place for prayer, but a reason so different
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